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, Similar Categories: These clues are from two “Starts With A” categories. They are both from 2012, just a month apart.
12/12/12: STARTS WITH A BODY PART
$400: Peace activists use this biblical word to describe a possible nuclear world war
$800: Alfalfa & peas, for example
$1200: Ground, soil
$1600: Its name is from the Greek for “river horse”
$2000: Triglycerides are one type of these fatty compounds show
11/09/12 – STARTS WITH A FARM ANIMAL
$400: To shrink with fear
$800: Ship accommodation for the poorest of passengers
$1200: Reddish-brown dye used in temporary tattoos
$1600: Impervious to a full metal jacket
$2000: To reprimand or beat baaadly show
Today’s Quote: Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down. ~ Hector Berlioz