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by idearat
Sat Aug 01, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Jeopardy North American Audition Tour
Replies: 200
Views: 39558

Re: 2020 Jeopardy North American Audition Tour

It appears they're still changing things a bit for the Covid era. Here was my recent timeline: 20 July 20: Email: "Jeopardy! Contestant Audition via Zoom Invite" 22 July 20: An "in-person" test with about 10 other contestant prospects via Zoom. 31 July 20: Email: "Jeopardy! "In-Person" Test Results"...
by idearat
Fri May 03, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 2, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 56
Views: 7048

Re: Thursday, May 2, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

The best way I can describe James' run is, over 21 days, he's averaging close to the previous one-day record. :o Close enough that I did the math. Winning $85,395 on Friday would have his daily average $1 higher than the previous record. He's close enough that it will probably happen within a few g...
by idearat
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:00 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, December 14, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 75
Views: 12706

Re: Thursday, December 14, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

seaborgium wrote:
Fri Dec 15, 2017 3:46 am
idearat wrote:
Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:34 am
With no one getting the answer correct, the returning champ should have been the winner.
How do you figure, given he finished behind someone who bet $0?
Oops, remembered wrong. I knew he wagered "about half" of his score, but confused the wager with the remainder.
by idearat
Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, December 14, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 75
Views: 12706

Re: Thursday, December 14, 2017 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

I would also have gone with '"airship" since the Wingfoot Two is *not* a blimp. While filled with helium, a blimp is basically a balloon with a gondola. The semi-rigid airship from Zeppelin has an internal frame. From the outside, compared to the old blimps this is very noticeable. The old blimp had...