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Monday, December 29, 2008

It's been a busy year, rife with high highs and low lows. From the arduously-traveled campaign trail that led to Barack Obama's historic election, to a grueling recession - and everything in between - we've kept you posted. Now, we'll find out: were you listening?

2008 News Quiz: Presidential Issues

For the first round of our annual quiz show, Richard Wolfe joins us from Newsweek. Richard is the magazine's senior White House correspondent, and will grill listeners on their knowledge of this year's campaign trail - and the cast of characters that traveled it.

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2008 News Quiz: Economy

Round two: America's economy. It was making headlines from the very start of 2008, with stock market plunges in January and February - then considered leftovers from the subprime mortgage crisis - that wound up being symptoms of a recession. Now, Peter Coy, the economic editor at BusinessWeek, checks ...

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2008 News Quiz: Odds and Ends

We've touched on a couple of hot-button topics; now, Grammy-winning musician and actor Steve Earle helps tie up the loose ends with a batch of miscellaneous quiz questions.

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2008 News Quiz: Local News

NY1 anchor Dominic Carter joins us for the final round of our quiz show to dole out questions that hit close to home. Meanwhile, we'll discuss the year in local milestones - for better or for worse.

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