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It's Academic
It's Academic
It's Academic
is the name for a number of televised academic quiz competitions for high school students through the United States and internationally. It's Academic
It's Academic
programs have notably aired on NBC-owned WRC-TV
WRC-TV
in Washington, D.C., NBC affiliate WVIR
WVIR
in Charlottesville, Virginia, and CBS-owned WJZ-TV
WJZ-TV
in Baltimore, Maryland. The Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
version of the show has been on the air since October 7, 1961, and is recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records as the longest-running quiz program in TV history.[1] The program was created for WRC by Sophie Altman, who continued as executive producer until her death on May 24, 2008. Mac McGarry
Mac McGarry
hosted the Washington shows from the beginning until June 25, 2011
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Television
Television
Television
(TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound. The term can refer to a television set, a television program ("TV show"), or the medium of television transmission. Television
Television
is a mass medium for advertising, entertainment and news. Television
Television
became available in crude experimental forms in the late 1920s, but it would still be several years before the new technology would be marketed to consumers. After World War II, an improved form of black-and-white TV broadcasting became popular in the United States and Britain, and television sets became commonplace in homes, businesses, and institutions
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Carl Levin
Carl Milton Levin (born June 28, 1934) is an American attorney and retired politician who served as a United States Senator from Michigan from 1979 - 2015. He was the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Armed Services and is a member of the Democratic Party. Born in Detroit, Michigan, Levin is a graduate of Swarthmore College and Harvard Law School. He worked as the General Counsel of the Michigan Civil Rights Commission from 1964 - 1967, and as a special assistant attorney general for the Michigan Attorney General's Office. Levin was elected to the Detroit City Council in 1968, serving from 1969 - 1977, and was president of the City Council from 1973 - 1977. In 1978, Levin ran for the United States Senate, defeating incumbent Republican Senator Robert P. Griffin. Levin was re-elected in 1984, 1990, 1996, 2002 and 2008
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Tom J. Donohue
Thomas J. Donohue Sr. (born 1938) is the President and CEO of the United States Chamber of Commerce located in Washington, D.C. The Chamber of Commerce supports pro-business causes and is the largest and oldest trade association in the United States.[1] The Chamber is the largest lobbying group in the U.S., spending more money than any other lobbying organization on a yearly basis.[2][3] Donohue has been the Chamber's president since 1997.Contents1 Career 2 Chamber of Commerce 3 Personal life 4 References 5 External linksCareer[edit] Born in Brooklyn to a production manager at the American Can Company, Donohue was raised on Long Island and studied at St. John's University, before pursuing an MA in Business at Adelphi University (1965).[4] His grandfather worked for New York City and was a member of the Tammany Hall machine
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U.s. Chamber Of Commerce
The United States Chamber of Commerce
United States Chamber of Commerce
(USCC) is a business-oriented American lobbying group
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David Gregory (journalist)
David Michael Gregory[1] (born August 24, 1970) is an American television journalist and the former moderator of NBC News' Sunday morning talk show Meet the Press.[2] Gregory has served as a CNN political analyst since 2016.Contents1 Early life 2 Education 3 Television host career3.1 Early career 3.2 Today 3.3 NBC Nightly News 3.4 Imus in the Morning 3.5 Race for the White House and 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue 3.6 MSNBC anchor for election coverage in 2008 3.7 Meet the Press4 Relationship with the Bush White House 5 Controversy5.1 Press secretary conflicts 5.2 High-capacity magazine display 5.3 Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden6 Personal life 7 References 8 Further reading 9 External linksEarly life[edit] Gregory was born in Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, and raised in Encino and Van Nuys,[3] the son of Carolyn (née Fitzpatrick), an account manager, and Don Gregory (originally Don Ginsburg), a film and theatrical producer.[1][4][5] His
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José Miguel Insulza
José Miguel Insulza
José Miguel Insulza
Salinas (born June 2, 1943) is a Chilean politician who served as Secretary General of the Organization of American States from 2005 to 2015.[1] He previously served as Chile's Foreign Minister from 1994 to 1999, and as Interior Minister from 2000 to 2005.Contents1 Life and career1.1 Early life 1.2 Exile in Mexico 1.3 Return to Chile 1.4 Secretary General of the Organization of American States1.4.1 Criticism2 References 3 External linksLife and career[edit] Early life[edit] Insulza attended St George's College, an elite American English-language school in Santiago, Chile. He showed interest in public service while studying law at the University of Chile, where he was President of the Law Students Center, vice president of the students' federation of the University of Chile
Chile
(FECH) and President of the National Association of Student Unions (UFUCH)
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Organization Of American States
The Organization
Organization
of American States (Spanish: Organización de los Estados Americanos, Portuguese: Organização dos Estados Americanos, French: Organisation des États américains), or the OAS or OEA, is a continental organization that was founded on 30 April 1948, for the purposes of regional solidarity and cooperation among its member states
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Tim Kaine
U.S. Senator from Virginia2012 electionGovernor of Virginia2005 electionv t eTimothy Michael Kaine (/keɪn/, born February 26, 1958) is an American attorney and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Virginia
Virginia
since 2013. He previously was the state's 38th Lieutenant Governor from 2002 to 2006 and 70th Governor from 2006 to 2010. A Democrat, Kaine was the nominee of his party for Vice President of the United States
President of the United States
in the 2016 election. Born in St. Paul, Minnesota, Kaine grew up in Overland Park, Kansas, graduated from the University of Missouri, and earned a law degree from Harvard Law School
Harvard Law School
before entering private practice and becoming a lecturer at the University of Richmond
University of Richmond
School of Law
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Ted Leonsis
Theodore John Leonsis (born January 8, 1957) is an American businessman, investor, filmmaker, author, philanthropist, and former politician. He is a former senior executive with America Online (AOL), and the founder, chairman, and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment
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Washington Capitals
Red, white, blue[1]               Media NBC Sports Washington WRC (NBC 4) Federal News Radio (1500 AM) The Fan (106.7 FM)Owner(s) Monumental Sports & Entertainment (Ted Leonsis, chairman)General manager Brian MacLellanHead coach Barry TrotzCaptain Alexander OvechkinMinor league affiliates Hershey Bears
Hershey Bears
(AHL) South Carolina Stingrays
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Washington Wizards
The Washington Wizards
Washington Wizards
are an American professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C.
The Wizards compete in the National Basketball
Basketball
Association (NBA), as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division. The team plays its home games at the Capital One Arena, in the Chinatown neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The franchise was established in 1961 as the Chicago
Chicago
Packers based in Chicago, and were renamed to Chicago
Chicago
Zephyrs the following season. In 1963, they relocated to Baltimore, Maryland
Baltimore, Maryland
and became the Baltimore Bullets, taking the name from previous team of the same name
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Chris Matthews
Christopher John Matthews (born December 17, 1945) is an American political commentator, talk show host, and author
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John R. Dailey
John R. "Jack" Dailey (born February 17, 1934) is a retired United States Marine Corps four-star general who served as Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps
Commandant of the Marine Corps
(ACMC) and Chief of Staff from 1990 to 1992, Acting Associate Deputy Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) from 1992 to 1999; and director of the National Air and Space Museum
National Air and Space Museum
(NASM) since 2000. His career in the Marine Corps spanned thirty-six years and included a wide variety of operational and staff assignments. He is a pilot with over 7000 hours in fixed and rotary wing aircraft. He has extensive command experience including the Marine Corps Systems Command
Marine Corps Systems Command
and the Armed Forces Staff College
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NBC News
NBC
NBC
News is the news division of the American broadcast television network NBC, formerly known as the National Broadcasting Company
National Broadcasting Company
when it was founded on radio. The division operates under NBCUniversal
NBCUniversal
News Group, a subsidiary of NBCUniversal, in turn a subsidiary of Comcast. The group's various operations report to the president of NBC
NBC
News, Noah Oppenheim.[1] NBC
NBC
News aired the first, regularly scheduled news program in American broadcast television history on February 21, 1940. The group's broadcasts are produced and aired from 30 Rockefeller Center, NBC's headquarters in New York City. The division presides over America's number-one-rated newscast,[3] NBC Nightly News, and the longest-running television series in American history, Meet The Press, the Sunday morning program of newsmakers interviews
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Barbara Mikulski
Barbara Ann Mikulski (born July 20, 1936) is an American politician who served as a United States
United States
Senator from Maryland
Maryland
from 1987 to 2017. In January 2017, Mikulski joined Johns Hopkins University as a professor of public policy and adviser to university President Ronald J. Daniels.[1] A member of the Democratic Party, she also served in the United States House of Representatives
United States House of Representatives
from 1977 to 1987
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