Spoiler Talk: CotD (Wed)
It’s time for a look at the NY Times Clue of the Day for Wednesday’s game. This clue may be today’s Final Jeopardy. If you know it (or even if you don’t), you can take a guess at how many will get it right BEFORE the game airs.
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A whole row: These clues come from the $2,000 row in the last round of the match played on 7/1/2003.
AMERICAN ARTISTS – Done in monochrome, “White Flag” from 1955 is the largest of his flag paintings
PLAYING THE PALACE – This palace southeast of Paris is where Napoleon gave up his throne
I NEED MY SPACE (DD $1000) – These “clouds” named for a circumnavigating explorer are the nearest galaxies to our own
CELEBRITY BOOKS – In 2002 this Oscar winner published her first novel for young readers, “Deaf Child Crossing”
I WAS HIS VICE PRESIDENT – John C. Calhoun
WHAT’S HE LIKE? – From the French, it’s someone who wouldn’t miss a Samuel Fuller or Alain Resnais festival show
Today’s Quote: Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be. ~ Anton Chekhov