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by BigDaddyMatty
Wed Apr 01, 2020 4:09 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 35
Views: 2425

Re: Tuesday, March 31, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: $37,600 50 R/5 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: mine, The Grand Ole Opry , Sears (DD), San Francisco, extradition warrant, Radical Republicans (DD) Well, it didn't work out for Kyle, but at least he had the wherewithal to make the right move. And he'll forever be a J! champion, which is pretty da...
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:24 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, March 30, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 47
Views: 2819

Re: Monday, March 30, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 42,200 50 R/4 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Rijksmuseum, US Open & The Open Championship, cassowary, Orphan Black Mirror , Robert F. Kennedy, Walter Mondale, Richard Nixon (DD), Nelson Rockefeller If only Monya had realized that she had a guaranteed DD that was, in both category and position, ...
by BigDaddyMatty
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, March 27, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 64
Views: 3956

Re: Friday, March 27, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 46,200 50 R/0 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :( LT: slider; change-up; Generation Y (DD); DNA; Andrew Carnegie; Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe; California (DD); "Veni, vidi, vici"; General Dynamics; Harper Lee; James Joyce Yesterday I was able to get the FJ! clue success rate after four responses up to 25% wh...
by BigDaddyMatty
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, March 26, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 51
Views: 2767

Re: Thursday, March 26, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 31,200 44 R/2 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Taylor Swift, marshal, jelly beans (DD), San Gabriel, Barbary pirates (DD) Strangely '80s-esque FJ! with no TOM. Also strange that it has only been 10 weeks since we last saw this category in FJ! Sad that Evan made exactly the right wager (given Adam...
by BigDaddyMatty
Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 30
Views: 2187

Re: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 33,400 47 R/3 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: heart-stopping (DD), cap, shoes, Sonoran Desert, Katana, answering machine, Toscanini The Lend-Lease Act is one of those items that I had probably heard of over the years, but it only really came into my consciousness in the past few months. I matche...
by BigDaddyMatty
Wed Mar 25, 2020 1:00 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 52
Views: 3289

Re: Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 38,000 47 R/1 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Joseph Heller (DD), Maybach, brilliant, xenon, promotion/rank advancement, chicharrones, slapstick (DD) Well done, Nick! One of these days I need to learn how to differentiate between Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer. I also blanked out on the last na...
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, March 23, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 53
Views: 3701

Re: Monday, March 23, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 46,400 55 R/2 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: lobster, Gulfstream, Horatio Nelson (DD), New York & Vermont (DD), Florida It is shocking how rarely we see a FJ! triple-get. I thought for sure this one would do it. Was anyone else thrown off for a moment by the fact that Anagrammed Reptiles $800 d...
by BigDaddyMatty
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, March 20, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 55
Views: 4595

Re: Friday, March 20, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 43,400 51 R/2 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Saturn (DD), rye, lavash, "laugh, and the world laughs with you," overshoes/overboots, hopper, Belgium Wagering matters. Who knew? I had "Allende" but couldn't pull the first name in time. Judges? Do I need a first name to distinguish her from her fa...
by BigDaddyMatty
Wed Mar 18, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, March 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 44
Views: 5556

Re: Monday, March 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 32,600 44 R/4 W DD: 2/2 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Stone Temple Pilots, dateless Clues Across America is just above the fake soap opera dialogue categories in the battle for Worst J! Timesuck Category. 1950s movie musical with a scene dependent on water pressure? Gotta be the one with rain in the tit...
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 17, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, March 13, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 38
Views: 7933

Re: Friday, March 13, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 46,000 51 R/1 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Gemini, aerobatics, South Dakota, Martina Navratilova, Pele, Lou Gehrig, Michigan, George & Gracie, water, affluenza (DD), chortle, The Lost Weekend , on horseback I used to play an image-identification app that regularly used a picture of the Kaaba,...
by BigDaddyMatty
Fri Mar 13, 2020 5:32 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, March 12, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 48
Views: 10040

Re: Thursday, March 12, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 37,400 47 R/3 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: locusts, 9-0, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tertiary, St. Louis, Greg Louganis, pike (DD), Fond du Lac, Chihuahua Desert (DD) Bad Cockney accent is ol' Bert the chimney sweep, every time. Rough start for me. With three royal family-related negs--two in the R...
by BigDaddyMatty
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 39
Views: 9011

Re: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 36,600 44 R/1 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Lawrence O'Donnell, Tim Berners-Lee, Methodism (DD), 1840, walking stick "What major city is Northwestern University associated with?" is a strange choice for a DD, but whatevs. Buck Owens Post Office, in the Bakersfield, CA suburb of Oildale, is jus...
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 36
Views: 8372

Re: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 36,400 46 R/0 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: fourth down, too many men/illegal substitution, talib, Trees , Brigham Young, deputy, Brittany, Montana (DD) J! is a cruel game. You can dominate all game long, only to get walloped by the Big Four. It's worth knowing that the ten largest U.S. states...
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, March 9, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 33
Views: 8543

Re: Monday, March 9, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 38,800 48 R/1 W DD: 2/3 FJ: :( LT: Malcolm Gladwell, Preamble Really foggy-brained game for me, especially the J! round. I blanked on bloody Mary (in fairness, I was still filling in the categories on my spreadsheet), bellini, Gertrude Stein, and Ta-Nehisi Coates. I just barely came up with ...
by BigDaddyMatty
Thu Mar 05, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, March 5, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 42
Views: 15698

Re: Thursday, March 5, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 50,800 55 R/1 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Junie B. Jones, stein, Eton (DD), UC Berkeley I don't know The Island of Dr. Moreau very well, but I know a) it involves a cruel doctor and b) the title setting is an island. That was enough today. Shout-out to my girl Zahkia for training her tail of...
by BigDaddyMatty
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 53
Views: 18068

Re: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 28,800 44 R/4 W DD: 2/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Proactiv, The Process, (apogee (DD)), god/goddess, Coneheads , Al Franken Like others, I thought this was a ridiculously easy FJ! and fully expected Margaret to make Paul pay for underwagering on DD3. I guess not. I'd love to see what the judges foun...
by BigDaddyMatty
Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 48
Views: 17321

Re: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

davey wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:59 pm
I was helped by perna = pernil = roast pork in a Cuban restaurant... :)
Thank you! I knew there was a pork dish I had heard of somewhere whose name was reminiscent of perna.
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 48
Views: 17321

Re: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

MarkBarrett wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:33 am
CasualJeopardyFan19 wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:28 am
Shame to see Bruce go out so early; he was a fun contestant!
Bruce a little younger: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEzxUmpN9hU
Eagle-eyed viewers--which doesn't include me, since I found out by googling his name--may recognize the interviewer as 2011 Teen Tournament champion Raynell Cooper.
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 48
Views: 17321

Re: Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 46,200 54 R/1 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Philistine, Tweedle-Dee and Tweedle-Dum, Gwen Stefani, "How Sweet It Is", "Brass In Pocket" "Perna" is "leg" in Portuguese, so I started there. After that went nowhere, I went for the structure of the title and thought of Goodnight, Moon , considerin...
by BigDaddyMatty
Tue Mar 03, 2020 3:19 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, March 2, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 51
Views: 15823

Re: Monday, March 2, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Coryat: 37,200 44 R/4 W DD: 3/3 FJ: :mrgreen: LT: Niagara (DD), La Mer (DD), notion, monkey wrench, Lou Grant I agree that this FJ! was a bit weird. I considered nuns, but given that they don't necessarily travel the world, I stuck with missionaries. Three months' salary for an engagement ring?! I'v...