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by theFJguy
Tue Oct 15, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 14
Views: 238

Re: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 20th CENTURY AMERICAN WOMEN FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In her only kids’ book, she says, “There was Rose. Rose was her name & would she have been Rose if her name had not been Rose” Erin Barry:15400-15399=1 Dmitriy Pikovskiy: 6400-0=6400 Ed Condon: 30600+400=31000 (New Champ) Cor...
by theFJguy
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, October 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 49
Views: 979

Re: Monday, October 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY CHEMICAL SYMBOL WORDPLAY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Fittingly, the symbols for the 4 elements in sodium citrate, which can make cheese melt easier, spell this 5-letter food Susan White: 7200+2100=9300 Anthony Pinggera: 15500-10000=5500 Erin Barry: 12400+8000=20400 (New Champ) Cor...
by theFJguy
Fri Oct 11, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, October 11, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 64
Views: 1888

Re: Friday, October 11, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AMERICAN PLAYWRIGHTS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1963 the Pulitzer Advisory Board vetoed his controversial play & gave no award; he would go on to win 3 Pulitzers Geoff Duncan: 3400-3400=0 Susan White: 12800-4100=8700 (New Champ) Lindsey Berns: 16200-9401=6799 Correct response:...
by theFJguy
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, October 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 31
Views: 1150

Re: Thursday, October 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY ENGLISH HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1600 a royal charter authorized it to set forth to “parts of Asia and Africa” in search of “trade and traffic” Jessica Garsed: 7600-7599=1 Cara Moretto: 5500-5300=200 Geoff Duncan: 24800+8599=33399 (New Champ) Correct response: Britis...
by theFJguy
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 60
Views: 1691

Re: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY Hit 1980s ALBUMS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This American singer-songwriter briefly landed on the U.N.’s apartheid blacklist for his 1986 multi-platinum album Jessica Garsed: 9800+9799=19599 (3x = $52,199) Emily Shaw: 16300-8000=8300 Steven Reich: 7600+7053=14653 Correct response...
by theFJguy
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 32
Views: 1388

Re: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY LAST WORDS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1876 in the Dakotas this American said, “The old duffer broke me on the last hand” Jessica Garsed: 17200+2800=20000 (2x = $32,600) Rahul Garabadu: minus 400 Scottie Biddle: 2800-2800=0 Correct response: (Wild) Bill Hickock (Scottie – Custe...
by theFJguy
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, October 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 34
Views: 1512

Re: Monday, October 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY OBSERVANCES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Washington made the very first Presidential proclamation in response to a request for “a day of public” this Kara Skinner: 5200+5200=10400 Ben Hamman: 8200-7001=1199 Jessica Garsed: 15200-2600=12600 (New Champ) Correct response: Thanksgiving...
by theFJguy
Fri Oct 04, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, October 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 59
Views: 2019

Re: Friday, October 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORLD LITERATURE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Some parts were translated from a 15th century Syrian manuscript when this work was introduced to Europe around 1700 Kevin Boettcher: 8000+6001=14001 Beth Kitts: 7000-6998=2 Kara Skinner: 11800+6000=17800 (New Champ) Correct response: 1...
by theFJguy
Thu Oct 03, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, October 3, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 53
Views: 1830

Re: Thursday, October 3, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY PHRASE ORIGINS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The OED’s first citation for this phrase referring to a region of the U.S. is from a Durant, Oklahoma newspaper in 1936 Kevin Boettcher: 5600+4401=10001 (3x = $59,402) Raghuvansh Ramaswamy: 5000-4999=1 Kate Allison: 4600+4600=9200 Correct...
by theFJguy
Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 40
Views: 1421

Re: Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY ANIMAL AKAs FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE It’s also called the czar fish Kevin Boettcher: 15200+11201=26401 (2x = $49,401) Julie Triba: 10800-6000=4800 Bill Sikov: 13200+8410=21610 Correct response: sturgeon (Julie – What is a) Daily Doubles Bill: 4800+2400 Julie: 1800+1800 Kevin: 4...
by theFJguy
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 36
Views: 1334

Re: Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY MOUNTAIN RANGES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A chain of volcanoes is named for this mountain range where the continental USA’s deadliest eruption took place Laurel Lathrop: 8600-8599=1 Abby Grubbs: 5000+5000=10000 Kevin Boettcher: 26000-3000=23000 (New Champ) Correct response: Casc...
by theFJguy
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 48
Views: 1644

Re: Monday, September 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY SYMBOLIC OBJECTS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE To complete one of its regular trips, in 1948 it took a boat across the English Channel; in 1952 it took a plane en route to Finland Laurel Lathrop: 17600+15201=32801 (2x = $64,002) Jennifer Kinyak: 15200-1=15199 Jason Marsden: 16400+14...
by theFJguy
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, September 27, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 43
Views: 1793

Re: Friday, September 27, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY EPITAPHS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE From his own 1898 poem, the epitaph of this Irish-born man ends, “his mourners will be outcast men, & outcasts always mourn” Gabe Brison-Trezise: 15600-8801=6799 Steve St. John: 12200-6205=5995 Laurel Lathrop: 18400+12801=31201 (New Champ) Corr...
by theFJguy
Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, September 26, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 60
Views: 2757

Re: Thursday, September 26, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORLD LANDMARKS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE “The Eighth Wonder”, by composer Alan John & librettist Dennis Watkins, is about this building that opened in 1973 Jason Zuffranieri: 21000-1500=19500 Christine Ryan: 9000-8900=100 Gabe Brison-Trezise: 11200+11200=22400 (New Champ) Corre...
by theFJguy
Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 49
Views: 1958

Re: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY NATURAL GEOGRAPHIC FEATURES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Timely for 2018, in 1866 Mark Twain wrote of this landmark’s “sputtering jets of fire” & “heat from Pele’s furnaces” Jason Zuffranieri: 30400-0=30400 (19x = $532,496) Ted Berg: 13200-10401=2799 Gairen Wallace: 11800-11799=1 C...
by theFJguy
Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 26
Views: 1452

Re: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AMERICAN COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The 1862 Morrill Act gave states federal acreage to sell for school funds, leading to the creation of 69 of these Jason Zuffranieri: 27600+2400=30000 (18x = $502,096) Karen Bland: 2200+200=2400 Ian Torres: 12200-1337=108...
by theFJguy
Mon Sep 23, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 23, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 50
Views: 1872

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

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY MUSICAL THEATRE INSPIRATIONS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The title of this musical that opened on Broadway in 1964 was inspired by a Marc Chagall painting Jason Zuffranieri: 31200+3800=35000 (17x = $472,096) Jacky McGoldrick: 5600-4600=1000 Trey Caliva: 200-125=75 Correct response...
by theFJguy
Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, September 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 54
Views: 2099

Re: Friday, September 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. CURRENCY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1929 Alexander Hamilton became the new face of the $10 bill, replacing this foe of his legacy, who got moved to another denomination Jason Zuffranieri: 18805-52=18753 (16x = $437,096) John Lance: 6000-401=5599 Heather Sullivan: 9200-285...
by theFJguy
Thu Sep 19, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, September 19, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 47
Views: 2254

Re: Thursday, September 19, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY TOYS & GAMES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Invented in 1974 as a model to teach 3-D problems, it became one of the bestselling toys of all time Jason Zuffranieri: 16800+2000=18800 (15x = $418,343) Nilla Sivakumar: 3400-3270=130 Adam Clark: 6667-134=6533 Correct response: Rubik’s Cub...
by theFJguy
Wed Sep 18, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 73
Views: 2610

Re: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY THE 1940s FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This nickname for a history-changing weapon of 1945 came from a character in “The Maltese Falcon” Jason Zuffranieri: 33800+3800=37600 (14x = $399,543) Barbara Walton: 8600+6999=15599 Jon Chang: 7800-7800=0 Correct response: Fat Man (Jon – Litt...