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What a Week: The Quiz

Exits. This week, a series of them dominated the headlines. A blind Chinese lawyer touched off a diplomatic maelstrom when he exited house arrest, despite being under heavy guard. President Obama exited Afghanistan on Wednesday, hours before insurgents mounted an attack. And Newt Gingrich exited the Presidential campaign. There is no exit strategy for this week’s quiz.
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