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by jan
Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Where is Maggie Speak?
Replies: 3
Views: 1621

Where is Maggie Speak?

During the commercial break before Final Jeopardy! this season, there's been a short "We'll be back..." clip of the contestants getting set up for Final, in which producer Maggie Speak is seen among other staff. But, she hasn't been part of the group during the Tournament of Champions. Is she just o...
by jan
Mon Jun 06, 2016 1:00 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Irony [6/6/16 SPOILER]
Replies: 16
Views: 1869

Irony [6/6/16 SPOILER]

Today's Jeopardy! Clue of the Day was:

18TH CENTURY NAMES

FROM THE LATIN, IT'S ONE OF THE MIDDLE NAMES OF AN 18th CENTURY LUMINARY & MEANS LOVER OF OR LOVED BY GOD
Spoiler
Today, Peter Shaffer, the playwright who wrote "Amadeus", died at age 90.
by jan
Thu Apr 02, 2015 1:58 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2015 Online Test
Replies: 294
Views: 40105

Re: 2015 Online Test

I just got email from the Jeopardy! Contestant Department, confirming that within 18 months of an in-person audition, you can take the on-line test for fun only, but are ineligible for another audition.
by jan
Wed Dec 24, 2014 11:51 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Where is the Clue of The Day?
Replies: 13
Views: 2678

Where is the Clue of The Day?

The Jeopardy! website hasn't updated the Clue of The Day since last Thursday, 12/18. Anyone know why? It has been appearing in the New York Times, as usual.
by jan
Wed Sep 03, 2014 6:52 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Timing of Audition Invite Emails
Replies: 2341
Views: 398211

Re: Timing of Audition Invite Emails

I just got an audition invitation for October 14, in Philadelphia. Third time's the charm, I hope!
by jan
Tue Apr 02, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, April 2, 2013 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]
Replies: 137
Views: 14898

Re: Tuesday, April 2, 2013 Game Recap & Discussion [SPOILERS]

I know I'm going out on a very very long limb here, but after trying to puzzle it out and finally going to Google, I could only find *one* on-line reference to this particular author quote. One. And, according to that reference, the original wording was different ("best known", rather than "known b...
by jan
Thu May 10, 2012 8:07 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Audition Emails
Replies: 707
Views: 115519

Re: Audition Emails

Hiya - long time lurker, first time poster. I got an email inviting me to the NYC audition on June 7th. I believe I scored a 37 on the March test (after a 34 in January!) This is my first time passing, so any audition advice would be much appreciated. Does anyone know where they typically hold the ...
by jan
Fri Mar 02, 2012 9:12 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Audition Emails
Replies: 707
Views: 115519

Re: Audition Emails

Has anyone gotten a New York audition invitation yet? In 2010, I got mine in mid-February.

I see that some people have posted their scores on the online test. Are those just guesstimates, or is there some way to learn your actual score?