What happened to comedian Dave Chapelle during his set at the Netflix Is a Joke Fest?

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After an attacker tackled Dave Chapelle to the floor, Chris Rock, who performed earlier, hopped on stage with Chappelle and joked, “Was that Will Smith?”

Pope Francis said ________ “barking” at Russia’s door may have led to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Fill in the blank.

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Pope Francis expressed that though he might not say NATO’s presence in nearby countries “provoked” Moscow, he said that it “perhaps facilitated” Russia’s decision.

The European Union’s top official has called on the EU to ban a Russian import. Which import has the EU’s top official called for a ban over?

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European Commission president, Ursula von der Leyenon, is asking the 27-nation bloc to phase out oil imports from Russia within six months and refined products by the end of 2022.

A concert in Louisiana was so loud that it was registered as a small earthquake by LSU’s seismograph. Which singer’s concert in Louisiana was so loud that it registered as an earthquake?

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Country music legend Garth Brooks brought in an audience of over 102,000 at Tiger Stadium as fans loudly sang along to his hit songs such as “Callin' Baton Rouge.”

Which NBA player was named NBA Sixth Man of the Year for the 2021-22 season?

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Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro averaged 20.7 points, 5.0 rebounds, and 4.0 assists in 10 starts during his third season in the league.

In an antitrust case against Apple, the European Union is accusing the tech company of excluding competitors from using one of its services. Which apple service is involved in the EU antitrust case?

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The tech company is accused of restricting competition by preventing mobile wallet app developers from being able to access the required hardware and software on devices when it comes to Apple Pay.

At least ten states are reporting a mysterious illness outbreak in children. What illness is involved in the mysterious outbreak affecting children?

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Officials said that pediatric hepatitis cases are part of a mysterious and large international outbreak.

After investigations, the National Football League has said they found no evidence of a team losing games on purpose. Which NFL team was accused of purposely losing games?

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The Cleveland Browns allegedly tried to lose during the 2016 and 2017 seasons.

Beijing has shut down more than 10 percent of a system as a measure against the spread of COVID-19. What has China’s capital closed more than 10 percent of?

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Beijing closed 60 subway stations which are more than 10% of its subway system.

Hip hop star Lil Jon has announced he’s getting his own TV show. What type of TV show is Lil Jon getting?

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HGTV’s “Lil Jon Wants to Do What?” involves Lil Jon and home design experts as they work with homeowners to update their homes in “unexpected ways.”

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