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by theFJguy
Fri May 24, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 24, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 11
Views: 389

Re: Friday, May 24, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AROUND THE USA FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Astronomy buffs visit Idaho for the USA’s first dark sky reserve; oddly, part of it is this resort area with a bright name James Holzhauer: 39400+35000=74400 (27x = $2,065,535) Sam Kooistra: minus 2000 Susan Waller: 1800-0=1800 Correct re...
by theFJguy
Thu May 23, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 23, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 61
Views: 2274

Re: Thursday, May 23, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY JAZZ CLASSICS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In one account, this song began as directions written out for composer Billy Strayhorn to Duke Ellington’s home in Harlem James Holzhauer: 31200+20908=52108 (26x = $1,991,135) Laura Schulman: 1200-0=1200 Nate Scheffey: 25800+10000=35800 Co...
by theFJguy
Wed May 22, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 49
Views: 2150

Re: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 19th CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1832, by a narrow margin, this state’s legislature rejected considering abolition; a split was completed in 1863 James Holzhauer: 43314+28571=71,885 (25x = $1,939,027) Mary Peace: 7200+0=7200 Liz Levin: minus 2400 Correc...
by theFJguy
Tue May 21, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 62
Views: 2023

Re: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY POETRY & THE MOVIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Robert Lowell’s “For the Union Dead” honored the 54th Massachusetts, the infantry unit in this 1989 film that won 3 Oscars James Holzhauer: 55895+31010=86,905 (24x = $1,867,142) Kate Kelly: 6600+6500=13100 Jason Mangano: 12400+2000=1...
by theFJguy
Mon May 20, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, May 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 53
Views: 2298

Re: Monday, May 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Bob78164 wrote:
Mon May 20, 2019 11:23 am
Correct response is missing from Final Jeopardy!. And as noted above, James's average (mean) win now exceeds the previous one-day record. --Bob
Mondays. Fixed, thanks.
by theFJguy
Mon May 20, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, May 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 53
Views: 2298

Re: Monday, May 20, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY NAME THE FRENCH AUTHOR FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE “I am making myself liable to articles 30 & 31 of the law of 29 July 1881 regarding the press, which make libel a punishable offense” James Holzhauer: 49229+40000=89,229 (23x = $1,780,237) Jenny Gibbs: 4600+4201=8801 Adam Stone: 4...
by theFJguy
Fri May 17, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 17, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 36
Views: 1586

Re: Friday, May 17, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY PHOTO SHARING FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Publishing its first photo in 1889, today it has more than 4 billion likes & 100 million followers on Instagram Conor Quinn: 13400+13000=26400 (+5600) = 32,000 ($50,000) Francois Barcomb: 21200+0=21200 (+20400) = 41,600 ($100,000) Sara Del...
by theFJguy
Thu May 16, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 28
Views: 1041

Re: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 20th CENTURY BESTSELLING AUTHORS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE He once said, “In all of us there is a hunger, marrow deep, to know our heritage…who we are and where we have come from” Conor Quinn: 4600+1000=5600 Francois Barcomb: 18800+1600=20400 Sara DelVillano: 6800-2000=4800 Corr...
by theFJguy
Wed May 15, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 39
Views: 1155

Re: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY RUSSIAN COMPOSERS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A 1913 piece by him was conceived of as the symphonic equivalent of a pagan ritual, to be titled “Great Sacrifice” Conor Quinn: 12500+6701=19201 (Finalist) Dave Rowswell: 15200-9801=5399 Matthew Bunch: 9600-300=9300 Correct response: (...
by theFJguy
Tue May 14, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 16
Views: 1023

Re: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AMERICAN WOMEN FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 2006 Arizona State University renamed its college of law in honor of this history-making woman & longtime Arizona resident Benjamin Schwartz: 8000-7995=5 Francois Barcomb: 16600+2201=18801 (Finalist) Julia Rosinski Bailey: 9400+9397=18...
by theFJguy
Mon May 13, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, May 13, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 36
Views: 1364

Re: Monday, May 13, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AMERICANA FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE John & Priscilla Alden lie in the USA’s oldest maintained cemetery, which like a poem about the couple, is named for this person Joe Rengstorf: 6800-1401=5399 Trevor Crowell: 10600-10500=100 Sara DelVillano: 14400-6801=7599 (Finalist) Correct ...
by theFJguy
Fri May 10, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 27
Views: 1337

Re: Friday, May 10, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. STATES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This state entered the Union in 1820 after separating from another state that began with the same 2 letters Dave Rowswell: 6200+6100=12300 (Wildcard) Benjamin Schwartz: 22000+1=22001 (Semi-Finalist) Ellie Walsh: 8800-8799=1 Correct response:...
by theFJguy
Thu May 09, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 38
Views: 1357

Re: Thursday, May 9, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY THE COLD WAR FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The Cold War became entrenched in the mid-1950s after the formation of these 2 rival military alliances Sara DelVillano: 9600-1201=8399 Melissa Okey: 5400-4600=800 Conor Quinn: 9600+8000=17600 (Semi-Finalist) Correct response: NATO & Warsaw...
by theFJguy
Wed May 08, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 50
Views: 1656

Re: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORDS FROM THE COMICS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Used to describe secrecy during WWII, this 2-word term had its psychological meaning popularized by Charles Schulz Francois Barcomb: 20600-0=20600 (Semi-Finalist) Alexandra Bicks: 7400-2201=5199 Vicki Leibeck-Owsley: 4800-3800=1000...
by theFJguy
Tue May 07, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 25
Views: 1413

Re: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY TEACHERS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE As a teenager, this woman regained her sight thanks to 2 surgeries in 1881 & 1882 Tara Baxter: 1000+1000=2000 Matthew Bunch: 12400-2800=9600 Trevor Crowell: 15600-100=15500 (Semi-Finalist) Correct response: Annie Sullivan (Tara added Hi Star!) ...
by theFJguy
Mon May 06, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, May 6, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 63
Views: 2306

Re: Monday, May 6, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY POETS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A poem by him includes, “It was grassy and wanted wear; / Though…the passing there / Had worn them really about the same” Mariah Minges Klusman: 2400+2395=4795 Joe Rengstorf: 16000+4401=20401 (Semi-Finalist) Julia Rosinski Bailey: 10200+5000=15200...
by theFJguy
Fri May 03, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 3, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 52
Views: 3182

Re: Friday, May 3, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORDS OF THE 2000s FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 2008, TIME Magazine described this new practice as “one part social networking and one part capital accumulation” James Holzhauer: 47381+35000=82381 (22x = $1,691,008) Pete Vanderhyden: 4600-4600=0 Carol Hansen: 5800-3401=2399 Corr...
by theFJguy
Thu May 02, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 2, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 54
Views: 2873

Re: Thursday, May 2, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AMERICAN PLAYS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A character in this 1944 play is said to be like a piece in her own collection, “too exquisitely fragile to move from the shelf” James Holzhauer: 51212+29403=80615 (21x = $1,608,627) Jessica Efron Sauer: 1400-1400=0 Josh Archibald: 10200+...
by theFJguy
Wed May 01, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 76
Views: 3641

Re: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

AG Barr is testifying and CBS is of course televising it, so the J! summary will be delayed. FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY THE KING JAMES BIBLE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Of the 4 riders mentioned in Revelation 6, only this one is explicitly named James Holzhauer: 60898+40784=101,682 (20x = $1,528,012) Kate Ja...
by theFJguy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 41
Views: 2585

Re: Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY EUROPEAN CITIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Founded, according to tradition, in 11 B.C., this former capital lies about halfway between Paris & Berlin James Holzhauer: 56726+40000=96726 (19x = $1,426,330) Jason Lai: 6400-1001=5399 Libby Wood: 7400-5401=1999 Correct response: Bonn ...