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by Peachbox
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, January 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 37
Views: 1651

Re: Friday, January 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

My precall for FJ was the family name Hemings. For the actual FJ, figured the oldest member of the royal family not Elizabeth II or her descendants.

For more about Nicholas II and George V just before World War I -- and the making of The Lost Prince -- see The King, The Kaiser & the Tsar.
by Peachbox
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 51
Views: 2781

Re: 2020 Current Events Study Guide

The New York Public Library has revealed the most-checked-out book in its 125-year history, which is.....






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*2 hits in the J!Archive
by Peachbox
Wed Dec 25, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Help with a Jeopardy-themed marriage proposal
Replies: 19
Views: 1079

Re: Help with a Jeopardy-themed marriage proposal

Hmm. I like where you're going, creatively and conceptually, but please don't make her the equivalent to a female sheep in your marriage proposal. Baaaa-d idea, from a woman's POV. Hilarious to a guy, I'm sure. 1. Though his full name is one of the most famous in all English literature, his friends...
by Peachbox
Wed Dec 25, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 752
Views: 59122

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

PORTRAITS (The portrait went back on public display in October 2019, so I posted here) Rediscovered in 2017 , Margaret Gillies' lost 1843 portrait of this man once prompted Elizabeth Barrett Browning to write that he "has the dust and mud of humanity about him, notwithstanding those eagle eyes.” Who...
by Peachbox
Tue Dec 24, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, December 23, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 75
Views: 2548

Re: Monday, December 23, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Congrats and retroactive good luck, Robin ! Welcome to JBoard. :)
by Peachbox
Mon Dec 16, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2020 Online Test announced - Jan 28, 29, 30
Replies: 31
Views: 2248

Re: 2020 Online Test announced - Jan 28, 29, 30

My time in the player pool ends Jan. 12. To have the next online test a mere 16 days later is an early Christmas gift. :)

Good luck to all who take it!
by Peachbox
Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2019 Current Events Study Guide
Replies: 752
Views: 59122

Re: 2019 Current Events Study Guide

NATIONAL MEMORIALS

98-year-old Nick Clifford, the last carver to have worked on this, died in November 2019
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What is Mount Rushmore?

(Figured a "landmarks" category would have made it easier; his age eliminates Lincoln Memorial)
by Peachbox
Mon Nov 25, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Techniques for Memorizing and Reinforcing Trivial Facts
Replies: 31
Views: 2084

Re: Techniques for Memorizing and Reinforcing Trivial Facts

You could always use this method to remember things
by Peachbox
Fri Nov 15, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores

Fixed. I remember hearing that the owners misspelled the name when registering the horse, and couldn't change it, is that right?

So American Pharoah it was.
by Peachbox
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores

7. THEMED QUESTION Answer one option below, then try your hand at the bonus (getting that may help you with more of the options). He was the San Francisco Giants’ starting 1B on opening day in 2019 - Brandon Belt This Star Wars craft is powered by Twin Ion Engines - Tie Fighter This word can mean a...
by Peachbox
Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q6

And I couldn't say, Nooooo drop the other one. :(
by Peachbox
Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q6

5. CLASSICAL MUSIC IN POPULAR CULTURE One of my favorite TV programs has been Classical Rewind, which looks at how classical works have been used in popular culture. Listen to the following clips, and answer one of the options (different for each clip). Please include the letter with your answer. A...
by Peachbox
Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q4

Oh I don't mind at all! :) Third reveal up shortly.....
by Peachbox
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q4

twelvefootboy 12 barandall800 12 MollyQMurphy 12 lefty 14 SenseiCAY 14 Gamawire 18 And familiar from clt013's quizzes, the all-sheep line [6-3-4-5] 18 Thanks for the ASL! It gives us bottom dwellers something to aspire to! I'm at 2/3 sheep, shooting for that 50/50 line! get it done, dude This ASL i...
by Peachbox
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q4

3. HORROR FILM PEOPLE Identify one of the horror film actors or actresses below. No need to name the movie or character. From top left, left to right Bela Lugosi, Linda Blair, Boris Karloff Naomi Watts, Fredric March, Lon Chaney Sr. Vincent Price, Jamie Lee Curtis, Gloria Stuart* Gregory Peck, Robe...
by Peachbox
Tue Nov 12, 2019 4:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Scores Through Q2

1. NAME THE ARTIST OR SONG Seven options are “name the artist”; five are “name the song title.” Just pick one from either group. Name the artist • Whole Lotta Love (1969), Stairway to Heaven (1971) Led Zeppelin • Just What I Needed (1978), Drive (1984) The Cars • Jump (1984), Why Can’t This Be Love...
by Peachbox
Tue Nov 12, 2019 3:01 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz

First one will be up by 2 a.m. PT.
by Peachbox
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz - Final Scores
Replies: 44
Views: 2051

Re: TD 434 - Another Short Quiz

Many singletons still available for this TD !
by Peachbox
Sat Nov 09, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 433 - LLL (Final results)
Replies: 37
Views: 2149

Re: TD 433 - LLL (Final results)

Oh funny...not my first win, then!
by Peachbox
Fri Nov 08, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: TD 433 - LLL (Final results)
Replies: 37
Views: 2149

Re: TD 433 - LLL (Final results)

Wow, my first TD win! :o

Thanks for hosting, clt013, and good luck at your J! audition later this month!