1. D. Mendive asked ACLU-Idaho Executive Director Monica Hopkins if an organization that supports a woman’s right to choose abortion should also support a woman’s right to choose to be a prostitute. The two aren’t comparable, Hopkins said, because abortion is a protected right and prostitution is illegal, and often not a choice for women who are involved in it.
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3. B. Spokane home sales dropped every year from 2008 through 2011.
4. A. King gave the speech in 1963 during the March on Washington.
5. B. Armstrong made the admissions during an interview with Oprah last week, although most news shows reported it before the interview aired.
Now that you’ve had a chance to jog your news memory, try the online version of That’s News to You at spokesman.com/newsquiz, where the top entries go into a weekly drawing for a $50 gift card to the Davenport Hotel, and all entries this week go into drawings for four tickets to the EWU-Montana State basketball game or movie tickets. To give you a leg up, two of these questions appear in the online version.
Last week’s winners are Joseph Reilly, of Spokane, who won the $50 gift card to the Davenport Hotel; Jon Rolfe, of Coeur d’Alene, who won tickets to the EWU-Portland State basketball game; and Mary Giannini, of Spokane, and Bettie Roecks, of Spokane Valley, who won tickets to the RV show.