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 last row in the last round of the match played on 2/19/1997.
ACTOR-PLAYWRIGHTS – This co-star of “Jaws” & “The Sting” adapted the play “The Man in the Glass Booth” from his own novel
AMERICAN HISTORY – In August 1995 this labor leader stepped down as president of the AFL-CIO
LIBRARIES – Washington, D.C. school that houses the Moorland-Spingarn & Channing Pollock collections
THE ELEMENTS – Terbium & Yttrium were both named for the village of Ytterby in this Scandinavian country
SHOPPING AROUND THE WORLD (DD $900) – This country is famous for its hand-knit woolen sweaters, which you can purchase with its Krona, abbreviated Ikr
LITERARY HODGEPODGE – Chapter XII of his novel “Sons and Lovers” is entitled “Passion” show
Today’s Quote: Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam, be it ever so humble, there’s no place like home. ~ John Howard Payne