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Updated on Sep 13, 2019. Posted on Sep 8, 2019

You'll Only Pass This Test If You Were Realllllyyyy Paying Attention To Pop Culture This Week

Apps, retirements, boyfriends, and more!

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  1. Beyoncé celebrated a birthday this week. How old is she?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    38!

    The Lion King star was born on Sept. 4, 1981.

    Via Netflix
  2. Which SNL cast member announced they were leaving the show?

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    Wrong! 

    Leslie Jones.

    After five seasons, the comedian and actor will leave the show ahead of its 45th season. She wrote a heartfelt message about her departure on Instagram. For her next projects, the star is set to host the upcoming reboot of Supermarket Sweep.

    Via NBC
  3. Nicki Minaj announced her retirement from music to pursue what?

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    Starting a family!

    The 36-year-old rapper announced on Twitter that she had "decided to retire & have my family." Fans were shocked, and some even suspected a ruse. But, for now, we'll have to wait and see. Nicki is engaged to fiancé Kenneth Petty.

    Via CBS
  4. Jeremy Renner shut down his app — what kind was it?

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    It was a social platform for fans.

    The Avengers actor announced he was shutting down the app because trolls were impersonating him and causing drama. He wrote, "What was supposed to be a place for fans to connect with each other has turned into a place that is everything I detest and can’t or won’t condone."

    Via Disney
  5. Which actor is playing Margaret Thatcher in The Crown?

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    Wrong! 

    Gillian Anderson!

    Netflix announced that the X-Files actor will play British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the show's upcoming fourth season.

    Via Netflix
  6. Which young star was featured in Lil Nas X's "Panini" music video?

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    Skai Jackson!

    The Disney actor starred in the new video and fans loved it! You can check it out here.

    Via Columbia
  7. Which Lizzo song topped the Billboard charts this week?

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    Wrong! 

    "Truth Hurts"!

    The song, which was first released in 2017, topped the Billboard Hot 100 this week. Lizzo addressed the accomplishment with an inspiring message on Twitter, shortly before numerous celebrities and fans congratulated her.

    Via Atlantic
  8. True or false: Ariana Grande has a new boyfriend.

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    Wrong! 

    False!

    The Sweetener singer was rumored to be dating Mikey Foster, whom she collaborated with on her single "Boyfriend." Her brother, Frankie, told Us Weekly that he and his boyfriend had gone on a double date with Ariana and Mikey. However, in a now-deleted tweet, he retracted his statement, claiming that his sister is "not in a relationship" and "very much single."

    Via Republic

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