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 are from the $2,000 row in the last round of the match played on 6/2/2005.
SARGENT/YORK (about the 2 actors who played Darrin Stephens on “Bewitched”) – You’ll be “rollin’, rollin’, rollin'” if you know (Dick) York guested on this TV western in 1961
THE QUOTABLE BROWNINGS – Completes the line from “Pippa Passes”, “God’s in His heaven–”
BIRD UP! – The feathers of this arctic grouse turn white in winter
LABOR UNIONS – When several unions of these workers struck in 1970, troops had to replace federal employees for the first time
PICK ME A WIENER – Born in Vienna in 1791, she became an empress by marrying a Frenchman in 1810
THE “F.D.” FILES – (Jimmy aboard the U.S.S. Tarawa in San Diego.) It’s the two-word term for this platform area of the Tarawa, where helicopters and Harrier jets are launched show
Today’s Quote: A neurotic is a man who builds a castle in the air. A psychotic is the man who lives in it. A psychiatrist is the man who collects the rent. ~ Jerome Lawrence