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01/04/21 Grif.Net – Monday to Remember: the 2000’s

01/04/21 Grif.Net – Monday to Remember: the 2000’s

[A new year =
often means looking back. In this case, only a couple of decades =
back]

 

1. 2000 =
– Health fears over ____________________ spread over Britain and =
Europe from tainted food.

 

2. 2001 =
– The ____________ government in Afghanistan fail to hand over =
Osama Bin Laden (mastermind of 9/11) and comes under attack and =
toppled.

 

3. 2002 =
After a decade of =
preparations and three years of an ‘invisible’ currency (used for =
accounting purposes) the _________ was launched in the biggest cash =
changeover in history

 

4. 2003 =
– Alabama Chief Justice Roy S. Moore was forced from office after =
refusing to remove a monument of =
______________________.

 

5. 2004 =
– The U.S. returns sovereignty to an interim government in =
_________, but maintains roughly 135,000 troops in the country to fight =
a growing insurgency.

 

6. 2005 =
– Hurricane ____________ wreaks catastrophic damage on Mississippi =
and Louisiana; 80% of New Orleans is flooded and government response =
woefully inadequate.

 

7. 2006 =
 The richest =
man in the US, ______________________ announces that he will donate 85% =
of his $44 billion fortune to five philanthropic organizations. =
 

 

8. 2007 =
California Democrat =
______________________ becomes the first female  U.S. Speaker of =
the House of Representatives.

 

9. 2008 =
– The first person of partial African descent, Democrat =
________________ is elected 44th President of the =
USA.

 

10. 2009 =
– WHO declares over 208 countries have _______ virus cases and =
deaths and was now a global
pandemic. =

 

~~

Dr Bob Griffin =

bob@grif.net =
www.grif.net

"Jesus =
Knows Me, This I Love!"