History Quiz / Real News 2013

Random History Quiz
Score 0/10 Timer 05:00
This Asian nation has censored the word 'censorship' in the country's media.
Which former basketball star asked North Korean dictator, Kim Jong Un, to 'do [him] a solid and cut Kenneth Bae loose'?
From which country were the three men who were removed from a film festival in Saudi Arabia on the grounds of 'being too handsome'?
A zoo in China was caught substituting a dog for one of these animals. The fraud was revealed when the animal started barking.
Nearly 20% of which country tuned into a 12-hour television special about firewood?
Which 74-year-old show tune hit #2 in the UK singles charts after the death of Margaret Thatcher?
An unofficial spokesperson for the Heart Attack Grill died of this.
A faction of the Tea Party in the USA announced they would boycott which television channel because their news was 'too liberal'?
Saudi Arabia announced they were considering ending the use of beheading as a form of capital punishment because of a shortage of these.
Smugglers were caught illegally importing vodka from Kazakhstan to which neighbouring country in an underground pipeline?
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Log In

Show Comments


Created Sep 13, 2013ReportNominate
Tags:2013, Funny, headline, News, Story, Storyline

Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.