Spoiler Talk: CotD (Mon)
Here’s Monday’s peek at the NY Times Clue of the Day BEFORE the game airs. This clue may be today’s Final Jeopardy! and you can make a prediction on how many players will get this right and/or leave a hint on the right answer.
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10 clues, different categories: These clues come from 2 categories with reversed titles in different games, both from Round 2. There’s a “Bodies of Water” category in the first round of the 1999 game, too.
BODIES OF WATER 1/24/2008
$400: It’s the sea just southeast of the Gulf of Mexico
$800: It’s the only Great Lake entirely within the U.S.
$1200: India, Bangladesh & Burma border this bay of the Indian Ocean
$1600: Most of the Greek Isles are in this sea, an arm of the Mediterranean
$2000: This Eurasian “sea” is actually the world’s largest lake show
WATERS OF THE BODY 1/9/1999
$200: Literally meaning “a breathing through”, it’s the polite word for fluid produced to keep the body cool
$400: The condition keratoconjuctivitis sicca is associated with reduction in the flow of these
$600: The membranous labyrinth floats in fluid in the “inner” part of this organ
$800: The pale liquid portion of your blood, it’s about 90% water
$1000: The venom from a snakebite gets into the bloodstream via this fluid-carrying system show
Today’s Quote: When I eventually met Mr. Right I had no idea that his first name was Always. ~ Rita Rudner