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by jlgarfield
Sun May 31, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

I think I've mentioned this before in the past, but Katie and André DuVoisin proposed to each other, IIRC.

Re: Clue 25 in & IN OTHER NEWS...: That ballpark is now regarded as a beauty. :D
by jlgarfield
Fri May 29, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

Just out of curiosity, how come seasons 3-6 are a lot more filled in than seasons 7-11? I thought the audio daily doubles in the earlier seasons were a hindrance to them getting replayed on GSN or wherever else they would show up. It's a simple issue of one of the titan Archivists simply not record...
by jlgarfield
Sun May 17, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: RIP India Cooper
Replies: 16
Views: 1133

Re: RIP India Cooper

^ Yes, it is. Interestingly, May 1, 1991 was also when Rickey Henderson became the all-time stolen base king of MLB.
by jlgarfield
Sun May 17, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: RIP India Cooper
Replies: 16
Views: 1133

Re: RIP India Cooper

Oh no. That's unfortunate to hear. :( Also, she won $24,001 on December 17, 1991. India originally appeared on May 1, 1991, but was invited back likely because of a response that was later deemed to have been acceptable (Correct Response was Mark Antony), according to this thread: https://jboard.tv...
by jlgarfield
Sun May 17, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: RIP India Cooper
Replies: 16
Views: 1133

Re: RIP India Cooper

May she rest well. She was just an amazing competitor to watch, to say the least. X(
by jlgarfield
Sat May 09, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Look What the Baltimore Ravens Did!
Replies: 1
Views: 442

Look What the Baltimore Ravens Did!

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_ ... =null&vh=e - The NFL's Baltimore Ravens pulled out all the stops for their 2020 schedule release announcement video. ZOMG.
Spoiler
(It is Jeopardy! related as...... it's featured in this vid, alongside with many other game shows!)
by jlgarfield
Mon May 04, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Final Jeopardy! Clues
Replies: 874
Views: 137710

Re: Final Jeopardy! Clues

OSCAR-WINNING FILMS

It's the only ordinal direction to have appeared in the title of a Best Picture Oscar winner
Spoiler
What is West?
by jlgarfield
Thu Apr 30, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: "Barbara Lowe" 2nd Episode
Replies: 73
Views: 5665

Re: "Barbara Lowe" 2nd Episode

Also: "Barbara Lowe" won $10,401 on her first game.
by jlgarfield
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

https://www.memorialfuneralhome.com/obi ... ureen-Girr - Sad news, regarding on former contestant (going way back here): Maureen Girr, who was one of Richard Cordray's opponents in his third game, died a few years back. X(
by jlgarfield
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

I uploaded the 9/9/87 episode on the Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/jeopardy-september-9-1987 Interesting game. Check out OOPS! for $400, and the DD in NEWSPAPERS for game #314 in the Archive. The clue in #314 might deserve an erratum, if only for posterity. Harry Eisenberg covers th...
by jlgarfield
Sun Apr 19, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-ce6PkgXFQ - Here's a 1992 promo from WPLG for Jeopardy. I can make out that the players were Rob/Lillian/Steve. What ep was this?
by jlgarfield
Sat Apr 11, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: HQ Trivia is back!
Replies: 2
Views: 505

HQ Trivia is back!

Hi, all. As of March 29, 2020, I found out that HQ Trivia has returned! More here:
https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/29/2119 ... red-gaming

Now, if we could see Hypsports Trivia and Facebook's Confetti return in these times.....
by jlgarfield
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

^ One of the contestants on that show, Keith Bush, posted highlights of his games on YouTube a few years ago.
by jlgarfield
Tue Feb 18, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

http://www.j-archive.com/showgame.php?game_id=6357 Continuing on the first India Cooper tape, we've got January 13, 1992, Rachel Kranz vs. Robert Burgess vs. Liz MacGillicuddy-Lucas. Rachel was a writer who seems to have been much more successful as a co-writer/ghostwriter, and then late in her lif...
by jlgarfield
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: RIP HQ Trivia
Replies: 23
Views: 6015

Re: RIP HQ Trivia

It's sad. They were going to be the future of game shows, but all that mismanagement and whatnot did them in. They really had potential. X(
by jlgarfield
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Final Jeopardy! Clues
Replies: 874
Views: 137710

Re: Final Jeopardy! Clues

^ Both correct. :D
by jlgarfield
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Final Jeopardy! Clues
Replies: 874
Views: 137710

Re: Final Jeopardy! Clues

I usually don't post the answers when I post my own clues here, so as to let others guess it. :D Here are two: FAMOUS TRIOS This trio first began performing in the mid-1920s under the name "Ted Healy and his Southern Gentlemen" -and- COMPANIES These two German athletic brands were formed as a result...
by jlgarfield
Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: RIP rmfromfla
Replies: 11
Views: 1569

Re: RIP rmfromfla

Heratbreaking. :( I liked the information he shared with us on the pre-1997 shows.... he was such a nice guy. RIP X(
by jlgarfield
Thu Jan 02, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 4920
Views: 933876

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

http://www.triviahalloffame.com/olmstead.php - The one-time all-time game show winnings record-holder, Kevin Olmstead, was on Jeopardy! in 1994 prior to hitting it big on Millionaire. When in 1994 was he on, and does anybody have his games available so we can add them to the archive? This just kind ...
by jlgarfield
Tue Dec 10, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Long-standing Jeopardy Traditions That We haven't seen in a long time
Replies: 57
Views: 5400

Re: Long-standing Jeopardy Traditions That We haven't seen in a long time

I do miss the "contestants coming into the studio" part in the intro, but understand why they made it so that the contestants are already at their podiums at the start, though.