How Well Have You Been Paying Attention to the Week? A Quiz

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On the internet, information comes at you fast and furiously, and Vulture wants to see how closely you’ve been reading, watching, and listening. Let us introduce you to the Vulture Week in Culture Quiz. Every Friday we’ll ask you ten questions about the week that passed, and every Friday you’ll be able to test your knowledge against other Vulture readers. Your score is out of 1,000, with your points per question based not only on your answer but also on how quickly you chose it. So think fast if you want to see your name in lights. Whoever gets the highest score each week will instantly be eligible to become a Vulture Insider. Good luck!

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