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by theFJguy
Wed May 23, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 40
Views: 786

Re: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY GREEK MYTHOLOGY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This pair who accompanied their father into battle were called Timor & Formido, “Fear” & “Terror”, by the Romans Josh Hill: 17000+7801=26801 (6x = $144,120) Luke Devlin: 13400-13300=100 Tara Yack: 5400-0=5400 Correct response: Phobos & D...
by theFJguy
Tue May 22, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 48
Views: 1019

Re: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY FAMOUS RUSSIANS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In November 1836 this writer got a letter naming him to the Most Serene Order of Cuckolds; in February 1837 he was dead Josh Hill: 21995-7206=14789 (5x = $117,319) Hermine Vermeij: 14600-8201=6399 Andrew 11400-11400=0 Correct response: A...
by theFJguy
Mon May 21, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, May 21, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 38
Views: 957

Re: Monday, May 21, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S.GEOGRAPHIC HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In 1794 George Washington selected this spot, where today 3 states meet, for the site of a new armory Josh Hill: 18400+1244=19644 (4x = $102,530) Kate Fink: 4200-4100=100 Gary Waters: 6500-2000=4500 Correct response: Harpers Ferry...
by theFJguy
Fri May 18, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 18, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 43
Views: 1529

Re: Friday, May 18, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY GEOGRAPHIC HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE 230 miles long, it defined a boundary between a colony founded by Quakers & one founded by Catholics Claire Bishop: 14700+4501=19201 = 20601 = $50,000 Larry Martin: 20000+0=20000 = 31799 = $100,000 Steve Mond: 9000-4501=4499 = 7099 = ...
by theFJguy
Thu May 17, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 17, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 61
Views: 1928

Re: Thursday, May 17, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY SCHOOL SUPPLY WORDS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Adding “P” to a word for a chronic back condition gets you this synonym for graphite or pencil lead Claire Bishop: 9400-8000=1400 Larry Martin: 18400-6601=11799 Steve Mond: 5600-3000=2600 Correct response: plumbago (Claire – pscolios...
by theFJguy
Wed May 16, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 42
Views: 1251

Re: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY MYTHOLOGY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Ulysses & Menelaus were among those who emerged from the “womb” of this, called “tall as a mountain, ribbed with pine” Larry Martin: 21400+4000=25400 (Finalist) Jake Allen: 12600-9000=3600 Katherine Saxby: 9200-9000=200 Correct response: Troja...
by theFJguy
Tue May 15, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 49
Views: 1266

Re: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.N. LANGUAGES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Of the 6 official U.N. languages, it’s the one that is written in a cursive form only Judy Tymkiw: 7600+7600=15200 Rachel Niegelberg: 15900+10000=25900 Claire Bishop: 16000+15801=31801 (Finalist) Correct response: Arabic Daily Doubles Cla...
by theFJguy
Mon May 14, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, May 14, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 41
Views: 1086

Re: Monday, May 14, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY CITIES IN LITERATURE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE In “Gone with the Wind”, Rhett Butler says this city named for a monarch “is the South, only intensified” Steve Mond: 14900-10301=4599 (Finalist) Scott Montanaro: 1200-1200=0 Erika Eason: 12600-10000=2600 Correct response: Charlesto...
by theFJguy
Fri May 11, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 11, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 41
Views: 1367

Re: Friday, May 11, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. POLITICAL HISTORY FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE President Madison is credited with the 1st of these 2-word actions; he didn’t sign an 1812 bill after Congress had adjourned Jake Allen: 18200-2000=16200 (Wildcard) Steve Mond: 10600+6000=16600 (Semi-Finalist) Ranjani Sheshadri: 1...
by theFJguy
Thu May 10, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 10, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 36
Views: 1032

Re: Thursday, May 10, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY WOMEN WRITERS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE On her 2012 passing this Oscar nominee was described as “an essayist and humorist in the Dorothy Parker mold” (but funnier) Beth Binder: 6800-4000=2800 Indi Ekanayake: 2500-2000=500 Katherine Saxby: 7000+6601=13601 (Semi-Finalist) Correct ...
by theFJguy
Wed May 09, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 35
Views: 1256

Re: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY OPERA FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE A 12-minute piece of music from this opera depicts alpine dawn, a storm & the calm, & ends in a section called a galop Mary Alice: 12000-10000=2000 Scott Montanaro: 14900-500=14400 Judy Tymkiw: 7600+7600=15200 (Semi-Finalist) Correct response: Wil...
by theFJguy
Tue May 08, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 34
Views: 1180

Re: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY LONDON LANDMARKS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Built in the 1990s, it’s the only permanent structure permitted in London with a thatched roof since the Great Fire of 1666 Erika Eason: 11200-5600=5600 Bob Julian: 8200-5800=2400 Rachel Niegelberg: 10400+4000=14400 (Semi-Finalist) Corr...
by theFJguy
Mon May 07, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, May 7, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 45
Views: 1502

Re: Monday, May 7, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY U.S. CITIES FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This city, also the title of a film that won 2 Oscars, was named for a businessman known for 19th century transportation Claire Bishop: 14400-600=13800 Lee DiGeorge: 5200-5200=0 Larry Martin: 20600-2500=18100 (Semi-Finalist) Correct response...
by theFJguy
Fri May 04, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, May 4, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 30
Views: 1452

Re: Friday, May 4, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY LITERARY HELPERS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Passepartout, whose name means “go everywhere”, is the fittingly named aide in an 1873 tale by this author Josh Hill: 25800+6601=32401 (3x = $82,886) Jessica Fox: 6000+1000=7000 Julie Sesnovich: 16200+4000=20200 Correct response: Jules ...
by theFJguy
Thu May 03, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, May 3, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 80
Views: 2078

Re: Thursday, May 3, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY FILM & WAR FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE The New York premiere of this film was on Thanksgiving, 15 days after the liberation of its title place Josh Hill: 27400-515=26885 (2x = $50,485) Melisa Anthony: 9000-3000=6000 Kurt Buhring: 2600-604=1996 Correct response: Casablanca (Josh – ...
by theFJguy
Wed May 02, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, May 2, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 67
Views: 1838

Re: Wednesday, May 2, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY 19th CENTURY AMERICANS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE On July 10, 1804 he wrote a letter of goodbye, just in case, to “My Dearest Theodosia”; he lived until 1836 Geoff Brousseau: 15800-15000=800 Josh Hill: 29600-6000=23600 (New Champ) Laura Buermann: 11400-9000=2400 Correct response:...
by theFJguy
Tue May 01, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 68
Views: 1993

Re: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY FASHION BRANDS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Translated from Roman numerals, “55” appears in luggage & watch product names from a company founded by this man Osman Syed: 13900-9000=4900 Jan Brown: 9800-7000=2800 Geoff Brousseau: 13600-6001=7599 (New Champ) Correct response: Louis Vu...
by theFJguy
Mon Apr 30, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, April 30, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 58
Views: 1637

Re: Monday, April 30, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY AUTHORS ON AUTHORS FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Whitman said this man’s poetry has a “propensity toward nocturnal themes, a demoniac undertone behind every page” Alexandra Henkoff: 3800-3500=300 Osman Syed: 27400+5933=33333 (New Champ) Leslye Laderman: 6200+1401=7601 Correct respon...
by theFJguy
Fri Apr 27, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, April 27, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 35
Views: 1448

Re: Friday, April 27, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY LEGENDARY PEOPLE FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE Leodegrance, King of Cameliard, gave the newlyweds a piece of furniture on the marriage of this daughter Carolyn Walsh: 9600-8801=799 Tom McGinnis: 9200-8800=400 Alexandra Henkoff: 8800+8500=17300 (New Champ) Correct response: Guinevere...
by theFJguy
Thu Apr 26, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, April 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 38
Views: 1415

Re: Thursday, April 26, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY SPORTS IN COURT FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE This athlete lost a 1931 lawsuit against the Curtiss Candy Company Jen Regan: 5200+2500=7700 Robert Marx: 12800-8201=4599 Carolyn Walsh: 10600-0=10600 (New Champ) Correct response: Babe Ruth (Robert – Cane [as in candy cane]) (Carolyn – ...