Friday, March 9, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

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Re: Friday, March 9, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Post by Rackme32 » Mon Mar 12, 2018 5:51 pm

CasketRomance wrote:
Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:40 pm
MarkBarrett wrote:
Fri Mar 09, 2018 6:22 pm
Megan was at game 1 & 7 of the 2017 World Series rooting for the Dodgers. She may have lost some rooting interest from the Dodger haters who have made themselves known on the J! Board.

THE FLINTSTONES was played last which had me ready to grumble about it if not completed. Nope, the easy $3000 for home and show happened with each contestant in on the action. The writers are more than welcome to do a DJ! round version with Mr. Slate (J!6), Hoppy, The Way-Outs, Slaghoople, and one of Cary Granite/Ann-Margrock/Stony Curtis. Or Pebbles, Water Buffaloes, Joe Rockhead, Great Gazoo, and Ed Sullystone.

The FJ! category looked like trouble for me and it sure was as I thought I needed a company name with a pairing. Ben & Jerry’s were out for being VT. At no point did California = tech occur to me even after time was up and Alex said they shared the same first name. I’m a PC guy and I do not own an i anything. My response was Williams-Sonoma (somehow wishful that the Sonoma was a person) although I just as easily could have gone Sherwin-Williams.

I’m already over the miss. Lane may have taken a little longer to wash away the sting. That was an unusual replay the show used just before the ending showing Lane looking unhappy instead of a more typical winner’s reaction.

Congrats to all of you (and I know there will be more than one) who had the solve locked in at Bill Fernandez.

Lane was +10K on his DDs and that was still not nearly enough for the runaway he needed. Lane was getting better at J! by the day and he may have been stopped at exactly the right time for the players in next week’s pool. And next week will have the player known for a famous movie role.
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No Stony Carmichael?

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Re: Friday, March 9, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Post by morbeedo » Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:35 pm

My sister and her husband both work worked for Apple*, so I locked onto the correct response right away BUT I did second guess myself for the same reason as Lane - I knew the company had 3 founders, but I followed my golden rule of Final Jeopardy!: when in doubt, go with the obvious response (unless, of course, they're asking for
"J" countries and you draw a total blank
*Got in early, now they're both retired... must be nice! #notbitter
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Re: Friday, March 9, 2018 Game Recap and Discussion [SPOILERS]

Post by MarkBarrett » Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:53 pm

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 NYT crossword puzzle

69A First name of two of the three Apple co-founders

(5 letters of course)

Yeah, thanks constructor Carl Worth & Editor Will Shortz - a little late to help me.

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