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Friday, November 6, 2009

It's Your Friday Morning News Quiz!

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7. Which of the following Muni lines will be nixed?

A. The 26
B. The 7
C. The 4
D. The 53
E. The 89
F. All of these
G. None of these

8. Scott Gerber is:

A. The West Portal resident who single-handedly broke up a convenience store robbery with a pot of boiling coffee
B. The mayoral aide who signed Gavin Newsom's going-to-Hawaii letter for Newsom -- with Newsom's signature
C. The Jerry Brown spokesman who quit after admitting he'd recorded calls from reporters
D. The judge in the Kenneth Herron Grizzly Bear Grotto case

9. The nickname of the San Francisco Giants' new hitting coach is:

A. Bam Bam
B. Slam Slam
C. Bang Bang
D. Steve

10. Which key engagement didn't Gavin Newsom skip while on his Hawaiian sojourn?

A. Urban Land Institute Conference
B. ChinaSF
C. Willie Brown's election breakfast
D. The Building Owners and Managers Association's annual fund-raiser for Legionnaire's Disease 

1. D; 2. A; 3. D; 4. A; 5. C; 6. C; 7.F; 8. C; 9. A; 10. D    

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.

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