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 are from a category called “Bestsellers” in the second round of the match played on 12/22/1999.
$100: In 1998 this master of horror rattled our nerves with “Bag of Bones”
$200: It’s the one-word title of Arthur Hailey’s 1971 bestseller about the auto industry
$300: Arthur Golden tells the tale of Sayuri, a Japanese artisan, in his “Memoirs of…” this
$400: In 1970 Irwin Shaw gave us this bestselling saga of the Jordache family
$500: A mammoth bestseller in 1985 was her “The Mammoth Hunters” show
Today’s Quote: Obviously crime pays, or there’d be no crime.–G. Gordon Liddy