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by theFJguy
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, March 5, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 65
Views: 1460

Re: Friday, March 5, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AMERICAN ROCK BANDS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 2020 their Greatest Hits, with an optimistic '80s anthem, became only the third album to spend 600 weeks on the Billboard 200 Jim Cooper: 9200+1213=10413 Laura Portwood-Stacer: 21400-2000=19400 (New Champ) Ann Mazzaferro: 6600-240...
by theFJguy
Thu Mar 04, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, March 4, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 28
Views: 1021

Re: Thursday, March 4, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. MILITARY EQUIPMENT FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The U.S. Army’s tradition of naming these began with the Sioux, used in the Korean War Melis Sahin-Collins: 7000-900=6100 Jim Cooper: 11600+5700=17300 (New Champ) Chauncey Lo: 8600+700=9300 Correct response: helicopters (Melis – ...
by theFJguy
Wed Mar 03, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, March 3, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 64
Views: 1698

Re: Wednesday, March 3, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY EUROPEAN LANDMARKS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Of the principal architects working on it from the mid-1500s to the 1980s, like Pierre Lescot & Hector Lefuel, none were foreigners Jon Spurney: 14200-14200=0 Melis Sahin-Collins: 2000-0=2000 (new champ) Tim Everhart: 14200-14200=0 Co...
by theFJguy
Tue Mar 02, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 45
Views: 1213

Re: Tuesday, March 2, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORLD LEADERS ADDRESS CONGRESS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The 2 to address 3 joint sessions are Churchill & this leader, his non-European country’s longest-serving PM, in 1996, 2011 & 2015 Jon Spurney: 22400+401=22801 (2x = $60,002) Jeff Noblitt: 8400-8000=400 Michele Friedlander...
by theFJguy
Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, March 1, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 44
Views: 1290

Re: Monday, March 1, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY GEOGRAPHIC REGIONS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In "Histoire des Navigations aux Terres Australes" Charles de Brosses coined this term for the many islands of the region Michael Colton: 17600-8399=9201 Jillian Zeidner: 4600-4595=5 Jon Spurney: 21400+15801=37201 (New Champ) Correct ...
by theFJguy
Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, February 26, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 43
Views: 1430

Re: Friday, February 26, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY EARLY U.S. HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Elbridge Gerry, Charles Pinckney & John Marshall were the diplomats in this 1797 incident that led to a quasi-war with France Michael Colton: 13800-5398=8402 (2x = $17,603) Syed Ayamed: 14200-13500=700 Ollie Savage: 18400-10001=8399 C...
by theFJguy
Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, February 25, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 39
Views: 1278

Re: Thursday, February 25, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY LANDLOCKED COUNTRIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Losing its ocean access in 1993, this African Union member is the most populous landlocked nation, with 110 million people Aaron Craig: 13800-9427=4373 Marisa Blackburn: 9200-9200=0 Michael Colton: 11600-2399=9201 (New Champ) Correc...
by theFJguy
Wed Feb 24, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 49
Views: 1373

Re: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY BUSINESS HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE David McConnell’s cosmetics & perfume co. was rebranded in 1939 with this name, honoring the home of his favorite playwright Aaron Craig: 17400+11827=29227 (2x = $51,254) Andrew Vaughn: 14500+5000=19500 Ken Shen: 18500-16301=2199 Correc...
by theFJguy
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 61
Views: 1591

Re: Tuesday, February 23, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY MOVIE DIRECTORS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Along with his writing partner, this director is the only person to win screenwriting Oscars for both a film & its sequel Sam Stapleton: 19200-3201=15999 Aaron Craig: 11200+10827=22027 (New Champ) Frances Kriegh: 11000-10900=100 Correct ...
by theFJguy
Mon Feb 22, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, February 22, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 53
Views: 1853

Re: Monday, February 22, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY MUSIC FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Just 24 notes, this piece is nicknamed "Butterfield’s Lullaby" for the U.S. Army general who arranged it Sam Stapleton: 17200-100=17100 (2x = $50,301) Natalie Tyson: 5200+3201=8401 David Maybury: 8400+2001=10401 Correct response: "Taps" (Sam - Lov...
by theFJguy
Fri Feb 19, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, February 19, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 64
Views: 1962

Re: Friday, February 19, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORLD SURNAMES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 2019, for the first time, this nation allowed for non-gendered last names with the suffix -bur Alan Johnson: 16600+6000=22600 Sam Stapleton: 22200+11001=33201 (New Champ) Lauren Menke: 9600+9599=19199 Correct response: Iceland Daily Do...
by theFJguy
Thu Feb 18, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, February 18, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 59
Views: 1670

Re: Thursday, February 18, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 19th CENTURY PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGNS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The first campaign of this man, who at 36 was the youngest major party nominee ever, was supported by the silver mining industry Andy West: 9200-8601=599 Alan Johnson: 17800-3000=14800 (New Champ) Leah Friedman: 6000-...
by theFJguy
Wed Feb 17, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 44
Views: 1420

Re: Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WINTER SPORTS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The specific skill that gave this sport its name was eliminated from international competition after the 1990 World Championships Phil Hoffman: 12800-1279=5 Andy West: 13800-11801=1999 (New Champ) Natalie Walsh: 8800-8793=7 Correct respons...
by theFJguy
Tue Feb 16, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, February 16, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 91
Views: 2002

Re: Tuesday, February 16, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY GEOGRAPHIC NAMESAKES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1857 the former Surveyor-General of India objected to giving his name to this landmark as "the natives could not pronounce" it Phil Hoffman: 11600+11595=23195 (2x = $37,390) Joe Satran: 3600-2801=799 Pam Sung: 14200-10000=4200 Co...
by theFJguy
Mon Feb 15, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, February 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 68
Views: 1639

Re: Monday, February 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY PLAYWRIGHTS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This late writer has had 10 plays on Broadway, most of them set in Pittsburgh like "Jitney", which premiered in 2017 Lance St. Laurent: 10900-4100=6800 Karen Ellestad: 4800+3000=7800 Phil Hoffman: 7100+7095=14195 (New Champ) Correct response...
by theFJguy
Fri Feb 12, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, February 12, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 56
Views: 1815

Re: Friday, February 12, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY ANCIENT GREEK PHILOSOPHERS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Asked to describe this 4th century B.C. member of the Cynics, Plato called him "a Socrates gone mad" John Focht: 16000-9000=7000 Alejandra Oliva: 10600-10000=600 Lance St. Laurent: 24800-5200=19600 (New Champ) Correct response...
by theFJguy
Thu Feb 11, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, February 11, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 59
Views: 1721

Re: Thursday, February 11, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY THE OSCARS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The first time an individual won 4 awards at a single ceremony was in 1954, when his wins included Best 2-Reel Short Subject John Focht: 13600+6400=20000 (4x = $103,800) Kate Willcox: 9600-9500=100 Stan Park: 16400-10801=5599 Correct response...
by theFJguy
Wed Feb 10, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, February 10, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 43
Views: 1439

Re: Wednesday, February 10, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY HISTORIC NAMESAKES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This aircraft was named for the second president of the Weimar Republic John Focht: 21900+3100=25000 (3x = $83,800) Tiffany Seitler: 8000-7900=100 Jared Wilke: 5800-2201=3599 Correct response: Hindenburg (John - Hindenberg) (Tiffany –...
by theFJguy
Tue Feb 09, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 31
Views: 1319

Re: Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY THE 50 STATES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE While it has only 31 miles of coastline on the Atlantic, its shoreline is almost 3,200 miles thanks to a large estuary & its tributaries John Focht: 18400+15600=34000 (2x = 58,800) Morgan Halvorsen: 16800+1801=18601 Myles Nye: 5400-5333=67...
by theFJguy
Mon Feb 08, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, February 8, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 87
Views: 1965

Re: Monday, February 8, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORLD LITERATURE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In a classic novel from 1866, the murders of 2 women take place in this city Leah Wiegand: 6200-6200=0 John Focht: 32400-7600=24800 (New Champ) Michael White: 12200-201=11999 Correct response: St. Petersburg (Leah – London) (John – Pari...