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by Robert K S
Mon Jul 26, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: J! in the Media
Replies: 1111
Views: 298989

Re: J! in the Media

LucarioSnooperVixey wrote:
Sun Jul 25, 2021 10:37 pm
All this coming out before his episodes even air!!!
This is the same material that has been coming out for all the other guests hosts, at the same time with respect to each of the other guest hosts.
by Robert K S
Sun Jul 25, 2021 11:09 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, July 23, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 40
Views: 1233

Re: Friday, July 23, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

I don't know if it was just my DVR or the TV station in the Cleveland market, but this episode cut to commercial early twice, immediately after the correct response at J! Round clue 15 and then about 1 second into the LeVar Burton promo before Final.
by Robert K S
Sat Jul 24, 2021 1:27 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Friday, July 23, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 40
Views: 1233

Re: Friday, July 23, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

I wrote Heathcliff to have something as it's not as if I have read or seen anything that would have helped me have a better idea on the clue. Same here. I can see the path from "proud" to Pride and Prejudice , but even if I had made the connection, I still wouldn't have come up with Darcy. Here's o...
by Robert K S
Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Discussion Thread
Replies: 328
Views: 34950

Re: 2021 Current Events Discussion Thread

Some great pictures of the Guardians of Traffic being sculpted, circa 1931: http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-YA7NGBPSHBg/VoRL6PHrhPI/AAAAAAAEDrE/zwSCqdJWjt8/s1600/Cleveland%2Bplant%252C%2BOhio%2BCut%2BStone.jpeg https://case.edu/ech/sites/case.edu.ech/files/styles/media_crop/public/2018-05/H05.jpg?itok=3pk...
by Robert K S
Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Reretaken Down
Replies: 4606
Views: 761256

Re: Reretaken Down

Today's Google Doodle is a fun little 8-bit game with an Olympics theme.
by Robert K S
Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:46 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Jeopardy! Interim Host Thread
Replies: 525
Views: 64661

Re: Jeopardy! Interim Host Thread

all of the tea leaves ... his being a consulting producer ... his guest-presented categories only being a thing when Alex was hosting, as if it was specifically being done to help conflate his presence with Alex's or something like that; his guest-hosting first, & for a substantially longer amount ...
by Robert K S
Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 200
Views: 38357

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

For those wondering where the name comes from, Depression-era Art Deco statues, on pylons of the bridge that leads across the Cuyahoga River to the team's stadium, are called the Guardians of Traffic. https://i.pinimg.com/originals/bf/a4/e7/bfa4e7ba00962ca4dc9713a7059e0520.jpg As seen in this image,...
by Robert K S
Wed Jul 21, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Wednesday, July 21, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 29
Views: 981

Re: Wednesday, July 21, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Looks like the change that mattered most was on the last clue of DJ!
by Robert K S
Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Rest of Season 37, Changes & Predictions for Season 38
Replies: 19
Views: 3099

Re: Rest of Season 37, Changes & Predictions for Season 38

Nerdy celebs I'd like to see on Jeopardy!--

Lin-Manuel Miranda
Stephen Colbert
Natalie Portman
Rosario Dawson
Anna Kendrick
Anne Hathaway
Mark Hamill
Simon Pegg
Patton Oswalt
Mila Kunis
Danica McKellar
Dave Bautista
Ryan Reynolds
by Robert K S
Mon Jul 19, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: J! in the Media
Replies: 1111
Views: 298989

Re: J! in the Media

Couldn't read it behind the paywall Highlights: The chief scientist, in charge of the project, David Ferucci, left IBM a year after he warned the suits that the system was designed to play Jeopardy! and would require extensive additional research and development to tackle all the medical, legal, et...
by Robert K S
Sat Jul 17, 2021 10:49 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: New old games in the J! Archive
Replies: 6163
Views: 1501687

Re: New old games in the J! Archive

Noice
by Robert K S
Fri Jul 16, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 26
Views: 1155

Re: Thursday, July 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

twelvefootboy wrote:
Fri Jul 16, 2021 4:51 pm
"what is the other animal in the Charlotte's web story". My guess was pig with 80% confidence.
I picked the rat :(
by Robert K S
Fri Jul 16, 2021 9:57 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Discussion Thread
Replies: 328
Views: 34950

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

After 50 years, Creedence Clearwater Revival gets its first No. 1 Billboard hit with "Have You Ever Seen The Rain". https://www.forbes.com/sites/hughmcintyre/2021/07/06/its-taken-50-years-but-creedence-clearwater-revival-has-finally-scored-a-no-1-billboard-hit/ But why did it hit #1 now? It's not c...
by Robert K S
Fri Jul 16, 2021 9:28 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 26
Views: 1155

Re: Thursday, July 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Volante wrote:
Thu Jul 15, 2021 10:39 pm
Darn it, I was going to ask the judges here if "Who is some pig?" was acceptable! :lol:
BMS
by Robert K S
Thu Jul 15, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Thursday, July 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 26
Views: 1155

Re: Thursday, July 15, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Dang it! Wouldn't trying to show up Charlotte, only to be scolded by her, be such a Templeton thing? (Is that Paul Lynde's voice I hear?)

Pretty funny to see how far-off the contestants' guesses were.
by Robert K S
Thu Jul 15, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: J! in the Media
Replies: 1111
Views: 298989

Re: J! in the Media

Show really jumped the shark, huh?
by Robert K S
Tue Jul 13, 2021 12:00 am
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Tuesday, July 6, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 49
Views: 1524

Re: Tuesday, July 6, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Anyone else notice that Courtney spelled it "Univesity"? Reminds me of the Emanciptation Proclamation debacle... I can see no "R" in her response, no matter how much I try to persuade myself that the end of the "E" in "Univesity" has a little part that curls upward into part of one. I am surprised ...
by Robert K S
Mon Jul 12, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, July 12, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 31
Views: 1296

Re: Monday, July 12, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

This game also featured an ad saying that Jeopardy! was looking for college professors as contestants, but the ad didn't specifically say that it was for a college professors tournament.
by Robert K S
Mon Jul 12, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: Monday, July 12, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)
Replies: 31
Views: 1296

Re: Monday, July 12, 2021 Game Recap and Discussion (SPOILERS)

Wow that's obscure. I've never even heard of hasty pudding. From https://hastypudding.org/hasty-pudding-club-overview UNIQUE. HISTORIC. PRESTIGIOUS. ICONIC. In 1795, twenty-one Harvard juniors crowded into the dorm room of one Nymphas Hatch to establish a new on-campus society. The members pledged ...
by Robert K S
Mon Jul 12, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: Game Discussions
Topic: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.
Replies: 200
Views: 38357

Re: 2021 Current Events Study GUIDE. Study GUIDE.

Zaila Avant-garde is the first African-American winner of the Scripps Spelling Bee Leaving this note here rather than "discussion" because it's study-guide material: Her surname was given to her by her father, Jawara Spacetime, in honor of John Coltrane. She has three Guinness World Records for dri...