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Final Jeopardy: Russians

The Final Jeopardy question (4/10/2015), in the category “Russians” was: The subtitle of a biography about this early 20th century man is “the Saint Who Sinned”. New champ Chris Hurt...

Final Jeopardy: The Sculptor Speaks

The Final Jeopardy question (3/24/2015), in the category “The Sculptor Speaks” was: “Chaste women remain fresher” was the reason he made a mother look barely older than her son. 2x...

Final Jeopardy: U.S. Cities

The Final Jeopardy question (3/23/2015), in the category “U.S. Cities” was: Kipling wrote of this city, “If a car” can “run up and down a slit in the ground…why shall...

Final Jeopardy: Unwanted Firsts

The Final Jeopardy question (3/20/2015), in the category “Unwanted Firsts” was: Jean Valliere, burned in 1523, is considered the first martyr of this religious group. New champ Gina Shaddox won...

Celebrity Chefs, Tall and Short

Here is a $400 clue from the 2/20/2015 Jeopardy! match that Alex Trebek filmed at the National Museum in Washington D.C.: “Higher than normal counters helped accommodate the 6′ 2″...

Bela Lugosi and Alex Trebek

Alex Trebek often imitates Bela Lugosi’s Dracula on Jeopardy. He even used a Lugosi voice to say both Frankenstein and Dracula on the December 8th show, when they came up...

Final Jeopardy: World Leaders

The Final Jeopardy question (9/30/2014), in the category “World Leaders” was: He came to power 34 days before FDR & left it 19 days after him. New champ Elisa Korb...

What is “Les Miserables?”

How many characters from “Les Miserables” do you know besides Jean Valjean? On the July 16th episode of Jeopardy!, one of the clues in “A Chapter in the Novel” was...