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Thursday, February 25, 2010

Take Special Muni Quiz, Win Free Fast Pass*

Posted By on Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 11:45 AM

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SF Weekly Managing Editor Will Harper has pledged his February Fast Pass* -- which you can use till March 3 -- and a hearty handshake to the first person to take this special Muni quiz and send a perfect score to us here.

1. Which of the following isn't on the table at tomorrow's MTA Board meeting?

A. Fare hikes
B. Service cuts
C. Layoffs
D. Union concessions

2. And what's the Muni budget shortfall spurring Friday's dire situation?

A. $10.4 million
B. $16.9 million
C. $27.8 million
D. $44.1 million
E. Buried costs make it impossible to accurately estimate

3. The Muni drivers' union last week spurned givebacks that would have saved the city how much in the short run?

A. $15 million
B. $16.9 million
C. $30 million
D. $45 million

4. Take Muni CEO Nat Ford's salary. Divide it by 100 and then multiply it by the number of daily riders on the N-Judah. What do you get?

A. 8,675,309
B. 37,998,765
C. 92,508,143
D. 139,754,919

5. Which of these isn't a "demand" being made by "March Against Muni"?

A. No more rude drivers
B. No more paper Fast Passes
C. No more direct mayoral control of the MTA board
D. No more excessive pay

Pencils down! Send us your answers here and come claim Will Harper's stuff!

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Joe Eskenazi

Joe Eskenazi

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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