Answer Me This
1) According to a report released on Aug. 17 by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, drunk driving fatalities in New Mexico have changed in what way since 2005?
a. They've increased by nearly 23 percent.
b. They haven't changed.
c. They've decreased by almost 9 percent.
d. Offenders are more severely prosecuted.
2) What did Albuquerque's Downtown jail announce last week?
a. It may have to lay off up to 100 employees.
b. It's overcrowded.
c. Immigration and Customs Enforcement removed 600 of its detainees earlier this month because standards weren't met in the facility.
d. all of the above
e. a and c
3) A University of Minnesota team of astronomers discovered something startling last week. What did they find?
a. A massive black hole.
b. The Earth is really only 1 billion years old.
c. A huge void in the universe.
d. Pluto's a planet, after all.
4) Now that former Executive Director and Rio Rancho Mayor Kevin Jackson is out of the picture, the Albuquerque nonprofit abstinence program Best Choice is:
a. Under investigation.
b. Fine and dandy.
c. Experiencing a backlash from the community.
d. Working with more schools than ever before.