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by theFJguy
Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, January 24, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 24
Views: 856

Re: Friday, January 24, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY BESTSELLING AUTHORS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Now in her 70s, this author splits her time between Paris & San Francisco, often writing 20 to 22 hours a day on an old typewriter John Cuevas: 10600-7801=2799 Heather Nelson: 9200-1401=7799 (New Champ) Ashwin Monian: 6000-1=5999 Cor...
by theFJguy
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, January 23, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 26
Views: 1177

Re: Thursday, January 23, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY FAMOUS NAMES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A new Election Day ritual is leaving “I Voted” stickers on the headstone of this historic woman at a Rochester, New York cemetery John Cuevas: 22800+710=23510 (2x = $52,511) Justin Weatherby: 1200+1200=2400 Christine DeLorme: 5800+0=5800 Co...
by theFJguy
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 42
Views: 1313

Re: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. TERRITORIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Of the 5 inhabited U.S. territories, this is the only one where cars drive on the left Dennis Coffey: 14500-14101=399 John Cuevas: 15200+13801=29001 (New Champ) Lau Mehes: 200+200=400 Correct response: U.S. Virgin Islands (Dennis – Guam...
by theFJguy
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 44
Views: 1372

Re: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY CLASSIC MOVIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This 1939 film was loosely based on Senator Burton Wheeler, victim of a sham investigation for looking into the Justice Department Dennis Coffey: 7200+4801=12001 (3x = $51,203) Steve Schiraldi: 10000-4401=5599 Samantha Slama: 6000+5400=11...
by theFJguy
Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, January 20, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 49
Views: 1624

Re: Monday, January 20, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY CABINET POSITIONS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Of the 4 jobs in George Washington’s cabinet, the 2 that have been filled by women in the 230 years since Dennis Coffey: 10100+7501=17601 (2x = $39,202) Matthew Neff: 7800-7600=200 Traci Mack: 17600-2601=14999 Correct response: Secreta...
by theFJguy
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, January 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 41
Views: 2007

Re: Friday, January 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY DNA MAKES NEWS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1993 remains of the Russian Royal Family killed in 1918 were confirmed by comparing their DNA to this member of the British Royal Family Veronica Vichit-Vadakan: 7000-6999=1 Dennis Coffey: 19600+2001=21601 (New Champ) Lindsay Goldstein...
by theFJguy
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, January 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 66
Views: 2973

Re: Thursday, January 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WESTERN HEMISPHERE GEOGRAPHY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE It’s the easternmost capital city in Central America Veronica Vichit-Vadakan: 13000+8000=21000 (4x = $89,001) Shanu George: 2300-2000=300 Priscilla Drobes: minus 5400 Correct response: Panama City (Shanu – Tegucigalpa) Daily...
by theFJguy
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 42
Views: 1934

Re: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY CHILDREN’S LITERATURE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Einstein’s theory of relativity & Max Planck’s quantum theory inspired this book that won a 1963 Newbery Medal Veronica Vichit-Vadakan: 10400+5601=16001 (3x = $68,001) Laura Thomason: 8000-5800=2200 Oishee Shemontee: 6600+6599=1319...
by theFJguy
Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, January 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 31
Views: 1792

Re: Tuesday, January 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WORLD GEOGRAPHY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE About the size of West Virginia, Devon Island is the largest uninhabited island in the world & a possession of this country Veronica Vichit-Vadakan: 17200+12801=30001 (2x = $52,000) Alissa McKinney: 10600-7500=3100 Marlan Badgett: 15000+...
by theFJguy
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: GOAT Tournament Day 4 (1/14/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 94
Views: 5630

Re: GOAT Tournament Day 4 (1/14/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Game 1: FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY IT'S ALL GREECE TO ME FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This area of Greece, home to Pan, is synonymous with a rural paradise; it's a setting for Virgil's shepherd poems the "Eclogues" James Holzhauer 22800+11381=34181 Ken Jennings 32800+32800=65600 Brad Rutter 2000-2000=0 Correc...
by theFJguy
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, January 13, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 38
Views: 1917

Re: Monday, January 13, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY THE BIBLE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This book of the Bible ends with “Fire was on it by night, in the sight of all the house of Israel, throughout all their journeys” Katie Needle: 10000+0=10000 Daniel Sok: 4400-0=4400 Veronica Vichit-Vadakan: 21000+999=21999 (New Champ) Correct...
by theFJguy
Fri Jan 10, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, January 10, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 91
Views: 4033

Re: Friday, January 10, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY CONSTITUTIONS OF THE WORLD FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This country’s 1979 constitution forbids amendments altering its official ideology or religion Katie Needle: 12400+5201=17601 (2x = $53,602) Alek van Houghton: 8800-3000=5800 Jack McGuire: 5800+5200=11000 Correct response: Ira...
by theFJguy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, January 9, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 25
Views: 1549

Re: Thursday, January 9, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY LAW ENFORCEMENT FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1892 Francisca Rojas became the world’s first person convicted on the basis of this kind of evidence Lisa Warne-Magro: 18000+0=18000 Claire Henner: 4400-4399=1 Katie Needle: 20000+16001=36001 (New Champ) Correct response: fingerprints...
by theFJguy
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: GOAT Tournament Day 3 (1/9/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 87
Views: 5226

Re: GOAT Tournament Day 3 (1/9/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Game 1: FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. POLITICAL HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE These 2 now-defunct parties each gave the U.S. 4 presidents in the 19th century James Holzhauer 13600+13600=27200 Ken Jennings 25600+25600=51200 Brad Rutter 8800+8800=17600 Correct response: Democratic-Republican & Whig Dai...
by theFJguy
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: GOAT Tournament Day 2 (1/8/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 83
Views: 4387

Re: GOAT Tournament Day 2 (1/8/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

twelvefootboy wrote:
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:23 pm
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Ken Jennings 12200+6200=18400+45000=63400 (Winner)
Ken finished with 40,000 after game 1.
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It looks like game 2 for Ken was copied into the game 4 line. It's fixed. Thank you.
by theFJguy
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, January 8, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 33
Views: 1673

Re: Wednesday, January 8, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY EUROPEAN HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE It took the French Army until 1995 to declare him innocent, 101 years after he was convicted of treason Lisa Warne-Magro: 13800-4000=9800 (2x = 24,500) Rachel Kline: 4200-401=3799 Shaun Gold: 2300+0=2300 Correct response: Alfred Dreyfus...
by theFJguy
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: GOAT Tournament Day 2 (1/8/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 83
Views: 4387

Re: GOAT Tournament Day 2 (1/8/20) Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Game 1: FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY INFLUENTIAL WRITING FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Its second line is "All the powers of old Europe have entered into a holy alliance to exorcise this spectre: pope & czar, Metternich & Guizot" James Holzhauer 32400+11914=44314 Ken Jennings 22000+18000=40000 Brad Rutter 7200+7...
by theFJguy
Tue Jan 07, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, January 7, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 39
Views: 1950

Re: Tuesday, January 7, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

talkingaway wrote:
Tue Jan 07, 2020 6:26 pm
Haven’t read the post because I’m going to play it off my DVR, but here checking FJ! wagers and scores - typo on Xia?
Fixed, thanks.
by theFJguy
Tue Jan 07, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, January 7, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 39
Views: 1950

Re: Tuesday, January 7, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY INTERNATIONAL SPORTS STARS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Now with over 185 million followers, he surpassed Selena Gomez in 2018 to become the most followed person on Instagram Karen Farrell: 8200-8200=0 David Xia: 4800+3999=8799 Lisa Warne-Magro: 15600-900=14700 (New Champ) Correct ...
by theFJguy
Mon Jan 06, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, January 6, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 45
Views: 1881

Re: Monday, January 6, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 1960s NOVELS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This book defines its own title as “concern for one’s own safety in the face of dangers… was the process of a rational mind” Karen Farrell: 19800+0=19800 (8x = $159,603) Sayeed Akhtar: 2000-19=1981 Kristin Carter: 9600-9599=1 Correct respon...