Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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On we go.

Note to scorers: Official Answers are now posted for R3D1 through R4D4.
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NEWS OUTLETS

2: The title address in The King's Speech was originally broadcast on the Empire Service of this company, still the largest broadcaster in the world.

4: The “MS” in MSNBC refers this software company which bought a 50% share in the network when it launched in 1996.

6: This business news outlet is named for the current big city mayor who founded it in 1981.

8: Fellow newsman Charles Bergstresser provided these two reporters with venture capital to start publishing the Wall Street Journal.

10: This London-based news agency named for its founder was the first to report the Lincoln assassination to European audiences.

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES

3: Lin Dan of China defeated Li Chon Wei of Malaysia to win the men's singles title at this sport's 2011 World Championships.

6: This weasel is the official mascot of the University of Wisconsin and of the Hogwarts House of Hufflepuff.

9: This late-80's heavy metal band founded by Ozzy Osbourne shares its name with a national park in western South Dakota.

12: Tony Soprano's office was located in the back of this topless go-go club.

15: Manheim and Heidelberg are cities in this region of Germany that was a Grand Duchy for most of the nineteenth century.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8: Dow & Jones
10: Reuters

3: badminton
6: badger
9: Badlands
12: Bada Bing
15: Baden

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Spoiler
NEWS OUTLETS

2: BBC

4: Microsoft

6: Bloomberg

8: CLAM

10: Reuters

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES

3: Badminten.

6: Badger

9: Badlands.

12: BADCLAM.

15: BADCLAM.

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Spoiler
NEWS OUTLETS

2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8:
10:

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES

3: badminton
6: badger
9: Badlands?
12: Bada Bing
15:

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Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8: Dow and Jones
10: Reuters

3: Badminton
6: Badger, badger, badger, badger (Snape! Snape! Oh, it's a Snape!)
9: Badlands
12: Bada Bing!
15: Baden
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Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8: (well...why not?) Dow & Jones
10: Reuters

3: Badminton
6: Badger (...badger badger badger badger badger badger badger mushroom mushroom!)
9: Badlands
12:
15:
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Spoiler
2 BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomburg
8: Dow and Jones
10: Reuters

3: badminton
6: badger
9: badlands
12: the bada-bing
15: baden
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Hi,
Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6:
8:
10:

3: badmitten
6: badger
9: badlands
12:
15: baden-baden
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Spoiler
NEWS OUTLETS

2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg?
8: Dow and Jones?
10: Reuters?

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES

3: badminton
6: badger
9: Badlands
12: bad on me for not getting HBO
15: Baden

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Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8: Dow and Jones
10: Reuters
3: Badminton
6: Badger
9: Badlands
12: Badda Boom
15:

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Spoiler
NEWS OUTLETS

2: the BBC
4: Micro$oft
6: Bloomberg
8: Dow and Jones?
10: Reuters

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES

3: badminton
6: badger ("Badgers? We don't need no stinking Badgers!")
9: Badlands
12: bad CLAMs
15: Baden-Württemberg (Thank you, Sporcle!)

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Spoiler
2. BBC
4. Microsoft
6. Bloomberg
8.
10. Reuters

3. badminton
6. badger
9. Badlands
12.
15. Baden

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8: Dow and Jones?
10: Reuters

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES

3: Badminton
6: Badger
9: Badlands?
12: Bada Boom
15: Baden CLAMland
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8: Dow & Jones
10: Reuters

3: Badminton
6: Badger
9: Badlands
12: Bada Bing!
15: Baden

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Spoiler
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8:
10: Reuters???

3: Badminton
6: Badger
9: Badlands
12:
15: Baden

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Spoiler
NEWS OUTLETS
2: BBC
4: Microsoft
6: Bloomberg
8: clam
10: clam

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES
3: badminton
6: badger
9: Badlands
12: clam
15: Baden

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Spoiler
NEWS OUTLETS

2. BBC
4. Microsoft
6. Bloomberg
8. ?
10. ?

“BAD” WORDS & PHRASES

3. badminton
6. badger
9. Badlands
12. the Bada Bing
15. Baden-Wurtemburg
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 4, Day 6

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Spoiler
2. BBC
4. Microsoft
6. Bloomberg
8. clam
10. Reuters

3. badminton
6. badger
9. Badlands
12. Badabing
15. clam

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