Spoiler Talk: CotD (Fri)
Here is the NY Times Clue of the Day for Friday’s game. You can talk about the clue that may be today’s Final Jeopardy BEFORE the game airs. But if you don’t want to read comments about the answer to the clue, READ NO FURTHER.
If you do want to talk about it, then click on the link below to see the clue, and fire away!
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An Old Category: These clues come from a category called “Pugilists.” They were in the first round of the match played on 11/21/2005.
$200: This boxer liked his nickname “Marvelous Marvin” so much that he had his name legally changed
$400: In a 27-year ring career, Archie Moore set a record by winning the most bouts, 141, in this way
$600: 3 Rays have won Olympic gold medals in boxing for the U.S.: Ray Mercer, Ray Seales & this “sweet” guy
$800: This bare-knuckles heavyweight champ was known as “The Great John L.”
$1000: 1 of 2 men to whom Floyd Patterson lost the World Heavyweight title show
Today’s Quote: The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended– and not to take a hint when a hint isn’t intended. ~ Robert Frost