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 5 clues are from the $2000 row in the last round of the match played on 11/22/2007.
EUROPEAN HISTORY – On Feb. 28, 1813 these 2 countries whose names rhyme teamed up against France in the Treaty of Kalisch
OSCAR-NOMINATED SONGS (name the movie) – “Lose Yourself”(2002)
THE SCIENCE OF LIQUOR (DD $3000) – After 15 years of aging, 30% of an original quantity of bourbon (the “angels’ share”) has been lost to this process
BOOKS & AUTHORS – In 2007 his book “The Road” earned him a Pulitzer Prize & entry into Oprah’s Book Club
SAINTS – The order founded by this saint in Toulouse was zealous in carrying out the Inquisition
“U” KNOW IT – Woody Guthrie sang, “You can’t scare me, I’m sticking to” this group show
Today’s Quote: People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society. ~ Vince Lombardi