Answers to Diana’s Quiz – September 12, 2015

  1. quiz Newfoundland’s most recent avalanche occurred in Lark Harbour last February 5.
  2.  Lolo Soetoro, also known as Lolo Soetoro Mangunharjo, was the Indonesian stepfather of Barack Obama.
  3.  VPN stands for Virtual Private Network, a network that extends across a public one such as the Internet, allowing for a secure channel.  However, both ends of the VPN need to be using the same standard.
  4.  Jack Rabinovitch founded the Scotiabank Giller Prize in memory of his late wife, literary journalist Doris Giller.
  5.  1992 was the ‘annus horribilis’ according to Elizabeth II herself, with the divorce of Princess Anne, the severe damage by fire of part of Windsor Castle and the tell-all publication of a book by Princess Diana, among other reasons.