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by theFJguy
Thu Nov 21, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, November 21, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 3
Views: 66

Re: Thursday, November 21, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Testimony Thursday - check back at 10:35 PT this morning for a game summary
by theFJguy
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 26
Views: 1029

Re: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY MOVIE & BOOK TITLE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This title of a 1962 novel & 1975 film refers to the direction the last of 3 geese took in an old nursery rhyme Sathvik Namburar: 16300+11499=27799 Elise Nussbaum: 26600+8000=34600 (New Champ) Dave Blum: 2400-0=2400 Correct response: ...
by theFJguy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 30
Views: 1306

Re: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY BUSINESS & INDUSTRY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Peaking at 9,000 locations in 2004, this chain of stores was down to one in 2019, located in Bend, Oregon Kevin Jones: 9600+9000=18600 Shannon Jamison: 13600-5601=7999 Sathvik Namburar: 15400+11801=27201 (New Champ) Correct response:...
by theFJguy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, November 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 44
Views: 1680

Re: Monday, November 18, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. CITIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Celebrating electricity & technology, an exposition in this U.S. “City of Light” in 1901 was overshadowed by another major event Andrew Thomson: 6600+2601=9201 Beverly Randez: 4600-4400=200 Kevin Jones: 20600-5000=15600 (New Champ) Correct r...
by theFJguy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, November 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 78
Views: 4257

Re: Friday, November 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY INTERNATIONAL DISPUTES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A dispute over Etorofu, Habomai, Kunashiri & Shikotan has kept these 2 countries from ever signing a WWII peace treaty Francois Barcomb: 1600+1600=3200 (+1800) = 5000 = $50,000 James Holzhauer: 17785+9812=27597 (+49326) = 76923 = ...
by theFJguy
Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, November 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 61
Views: 3077

Re: Thursday, November 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY OLD TESTAMENT BOOKS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE By Hebrew word count, the longest book bears this name that led to a word for a long complaint or rant Francois Barcomb: 7800-6000=1800 James Holzhauer: 37412+11914=49326 Emma Boettcher: 13200+13200=26400 Correct response: Jeremiah (...
by theFJguy
Wed Nov 13, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 71
Views: 3345

Re: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY ITALIAN INVENTORS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In a 1644 letter he wrote, “We live submerged at the bottom of an ocean of air”, which is what his invention measures Francois Barcomb: 22000+12801=34801 (Finalist) Gilbert Collins: 12600-0=12600 Lindsey Shultz: 17400-4601=12799 Correc...
by theFJguy
Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 96
Views: 3146

Re: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Not a fan of the clue either. But I tend to think the pin is Forbes, obviously an economic publication. The Bible Belt has little to do with economics while both the Sun and Rust Belts do with their opposite economic status, workers vs. retirees. Or however one wants to imagine it. FYI, the game re...
by theFJguy
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 96
Views: 3146

Re: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 2018 Forbes said this "Belt’s Demographic Delight is" this other “Belt’s Demograpic Dilemma" James Holzhauer: 30466-310=30156 (Finalist) Steven Grade: 11400-0=11400 Rachel Lindgren: 7200-0=7200 Correct response: Sun & Rust (James – ...
by theFJguy
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, November 11, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 86
Views: 3472

Re: Monday, November 11, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY FAMOUS PHRASES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In the title of a groundbreaking 1890 exposé of poverty in New York City slums, these 3 words follow “How the” Emma Boettcher: 19200+10401=29601 (Finalist) Dhruv Gaur: 2000-1995=5 Kyle Jones: 14800+4401=19201 Correct response: Other Half ...
by theFJguy
Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, November 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 78
Views: 3199

Re: Friday, November 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY LITERARY CHARACTERS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE From an 1894 work, his name literally translates to “Tiger King” Ryan Fenster: 4000+4000=8000 Steven Grade: 9200+9200=18400 (Wildcard) Francois Barcomb: 34300+0=34300 (Semi-Finalist) Correct response: Shere Khan Daily Doubles Francoi...
by theFJguy
Thu Nov 07, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, November 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 71
Views: 2999

Re: Thursday, November 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 20th CENTURY ART FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A derisive description of the shape of the houses in the 1908 painting “Houses at l’Estaque” gave this art style its name Josh Hill: 12200-1603=10597 Eric R. Backes: 13000-5000=8000 Emma Boettcher: 23800+0=23800 (Semi-Finalist) Correct ...
by theFJguy
Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 55
Views: 2736

Re: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Robert K S wrote:
Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:02 pm
Is Alan called "John" in the FJ! spoiler?

Any guesses as to who he meant by "one who sang at the L.M."?
Not anymore. :oops: Thanks.
by theFJguy
Wed Nov 06, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 55
Views: 2736

Re: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 20th CENTURY AMERICA FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1939, turned down by 2 local theaters, Howard University was able to get an outdoor venue for this singer’s yearly concert James Holzhauer: 30309+326=30635 (Semi-Finalist) Alan Dunn: 6000-5999=1 Lindsey Shultz: 10800+3200=14000 C...
by theFJguy
Tue Nov 05, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 81
Views: 2880

Re: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY THE 50 STATES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1840 this New England state was home to 24 of the 100 most populous U.S. urban places; now, its capital is its only one in the top 100 Rob Worman: 400+399=799 Dhruv Gaur: 13600+6401=20001 (Semi-Finalist) Rachel Lindgren: 10000+3601=1360...
by theFJguy
Mon Nov 04, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, November 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 81
Views: 2889

Re: Monday, November 4, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY ANCIENT HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE According to Herodotus, a messenger was sent 150 miles from Athens to Sparta, just before this 490 B.C. battle Kyle Jones: 8400+8400=16800 Anneke Garcia: 11400-6601=4799 Gilbert Collins: 9000+7801=16801 (Semifinalist) Correct response: M...
by theFJguy
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 47
Views: 2292

Re: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

OrangeSAM wrote:
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:20 pm
theFJguy wrote:
Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:03 am
FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY
WORLD CAPITALS
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Dave Bein: 15800-15793=3
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Pls check your math.
Fixed, thanks.
by theFJguy
Fri Nov 01, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, November 1, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 69
Views: 2235

Re: Friday, November 1, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY RELIGION FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This denomination takes its name from the day, as told in the New Testament, when the Holy Spirit descended on the Apostles Andrew Thomson: 15000-8201=6799 (2x = $30,800) Christine McKeever: 11600-11600=0 Jennifer Cooper: 10200-10200=0 Correct ...
by theFJguy
Thu Oct 31, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, October 31, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 73
Views: 2597

Re: Thursday, October 31, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY NOVELISTS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In a 1952 novel, he wrote, “But there were dry years too, & they put a terror on the valley. The water came in a thirty-year cycle” Steve Moulds: 12000-12000=0 Miriam Manber: 8600+8500=17100 Andrew Thomson: 13400+10601=24001 (New Champ) Correc...
by theFJguy
Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 47
Views: 2292

Re: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORLD CAPITALS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1865 this city named for an early 19th century British hero became a British colonial capital Steve Moulds: 16800+14801=31601 (3x = $85,603) Sam Benshoof: 6200+4000=10200 Dave Bein: 15800-15797=3 Correct response: Wellington, New Zeala...