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by BrigadierSolo13
Wed Sep 30, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 20
Views: 440

Re: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

1912

Bullet in the chest during speech

Kept speaking

Done and done
by BrigadierSolo13
Tue Sep 29, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 49
Views: 1151

Re: Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Golf wrote:
Tue Sep 29, 2020 2:04 pm
Thank you Gordon Lightfoot.
Bingo

Instaget followed by rereading to clue over and over to make sure I got what they were asking for
by BrigadierSolo13
Mon Sep 28, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 28, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 64
Views: 1301

Re: Monday, September 28, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

J-archives currently has category 3 of DJ shown as "ELEMENTAL FATS". That would make for quite a spin on knowing my periodic table :lol:

FJ was pure WECIB
by BrigadierSolo13
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 9/21/20 week
Replies: 26
Views: 757

Re: FJs for the 9/21/20 week

:mrgreen: :( :mrgreen: :( :(
:mrgreen: :| :|

Picked every bait answer for my FJ misses

Knew it was Bierce, but couldn't pull it in time
NHO Florence Foster Jenkins

No idea on garrison
by BrigadierSolo13
Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, September 24, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 58
Views: 2127

Re: Thursday, September 24, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Sooooo, do I get to check the weekend's FJ poll if I wrote down "neutron star" or not?
by BrigadierSolo13
Wed Sep 23, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 24
Views: 1376

Re: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

I really liked Robert's calm demeanor. I'll enjoy watching to see how far he can go.

Final was Teen Jeopardy difficulty.
by BrigadierSolo13
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 21, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 36
Views: 1675

Re: Monday, September 21, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Bamaman wrote:
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:30 pm
I said game room instead of parlor. Judges?
Clue already had "games" in it, so I say no.
by BrigadierSolo13
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 21, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 36
Views: 1675

Re: Monday, September 21, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Holy cow, I felt like LSV tonight as I smoked through DJ, also only not knowing the bottom 2 Rock Stars

+1 precalled Montessori along with Horace Mann, Booker T. Washington, Annie Sullivan, and John Scopes.
by BrigadierSolo13
Sat Sep 19, 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: FJs for the 9/14/20 week
Replies: 23
Views: 639

Re: FJs for the 9/14/20 week

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :(
:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Completely unfamiliar with the first line of "Kubla Khan", that is until now. Guessed with Shelley.

I wrote down "Berry Gordy".
by BrigadierSolo13
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, September 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 41
Views: 1495

Re: Thursday, September 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

If I may be so bold, I want to pat myself on the back for studying Jazz musicians pretty thoroughly, and getting "honeysuckle" because of it.
by BrigadierSolo13
Thu Sep 17, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, September 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 41
Views: 1495

Re: Thursday, September 17, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

opusthepenguin wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:58 pm
One thing that got me to the correct response was that the two names in the clue seemed like new world names--Orozco in particular.
This is also what got me to the correct name.

+1 Beethoven instead of Tchaikovsky
by BrigadierSolo13
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Fourth Podium Poll for 9/16/2020
Replies: 29
Views: 660

Re: Fourth Podium Poll for 9/16/2020

:mrgreen: :| :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :| :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :| :| :| :| :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: Just short of David at $9000 because I clammed on guessing "witches" for the Deborah Harkness novels. Would have been a pure guess, and not worth risking $1000 to me. So long as "win...
by BrigadierSolo13
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 46
Views: 1645

Re: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Judges: wind talkers for code talkers?

I know its the title of the movie, but is it still technically correct? Maybe a BMS, I'm not sure.
by BrigadierSolo13
Wed Sep 16, 2020 12:51 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 163
Views: 3832

Re: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

seaborgium wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 12:49 am
BrigadierSolo13 wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 12:44 am
Question from a young whippersnapper here born after 1982: What headline was the clue referring to in DD1?
Deadline, not headline.
Ooooh, that makes more sense, thank you
by BrigadierSolo13
Wed Sep 16, 2020 12:44 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 163
Views: 3832

Re: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Add me to the long list who was shocked by the FJ ruling. I correctly spelled Berry Gordy, but I may now consider only using last names from now on :shock:

Question from a young whippersnapper here born after 1982: What headline was the clue referring to in DD1?
by BrigadierSolo13
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 86
Views: 2511

Re: Monday, September 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Small question for our judges: Is "Orpheus" just as good as "L'Orfeo"? Also, it feels so good to be back :D It's hard to believe they'd turn down a straight translation. Hélas, my own response, inexplicably, was Orphée , the French version and leaving off a syllable needed to get by...Together with...
by BrigadierSolo13
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 86
Views: 2511

Re: Monday, September 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Small question for our judges: Is "Orpheus" just as good as "L'Orfeo"? Also, it feels so good to be back :D It's hard to believe they'd turn down a straight translation. Hélas, my own response, inexplicably, was Orphée , the French version and leaving off a syllable needed to get by...Together with...
by BrigadierSolo13
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:31 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, September 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 86
Views: 2511

Re: Monday, September 14, 2020 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Small question for our judges: Is "Orpheus" just as good as "L'Orfeo"?

Also, it feels so good to be back :D
by BrigadierSolo13
Thu Jul 16, 2020 12:33 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Final Jeopardy! Clues
Replies: 1225
Views: 171914

Re: Final Jeopardy! Clues

ENGLISH KINGS

They are the only 3 Kings of England to have Golden Jubilees. They all share the same regnal number.
Spoiler
Who are Henry III, Edward III, and George III? (They reigned 52 years, 50 years, and 59 years respectively)
by BrigadierSolo13
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Final Jeopardy! Clues
Replies: 1225
Views: 171914

Re: Final Jeopardy! Clues

opusthepenguin wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:15 pm
BrigadierSolo13 wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:36 pm
FOOD, GLORIOUS FOOD

Proctor & Gamble used supercomputers to give this snack its iconic shape: a hyperbolic paraboloid.
Spoiler
What are Pringles?
I like this one because I was able to figure it out.

Pedantry alert: Procter, not Proctor.
I'll go ahead and blame autocorrect :roll: