b. Milwaukee Brewers third-baseman Ryan Braun being voted National League Rookie of the Year.
c. The indictment of Ehud Olmert on corruption charges, which will set in motion the collapse of Israel’s government and new elections.
d. The outbreak of increased anti-Jewish violence in Europe in the wake of the success of the boycott Israel movement.
e. Sen. Obama’s announcement that he will convert to Judaism so as to solidify his ties with all three major religions.
Tobin’s answers: 1. a; 2. b; 3. d; 4. a; 5. d; 6. c; 7. e; 8. d; 9. b; 10. d