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Final Jeopardy: 21st Century Books

The Final Jeopardy question (11/19/2014), in the category “21st Century Books” was: Set in the Great Depression, this 2006 novel has an epigraph from “Horton Hatches the Egg”. The winner...

Nancy Grace Sued for Defamation

A man named Ben Siebert is suing Nancy Grace for statement that she made about him on TV after he was branded a “selfie stalker”. It all began earlier this...

Final Jeopardy: State Holidays

The Final Jeopardy question (11/10/2014), in the category “State Holidays” was: This is the only state that honors a former U.S. Secretary of State with his own legal holiday. The...

Final Jeopardy: 1970s Films

The Final Jeopardy question (6/30/2014), in the category “1970s Films” was: In 2013 Mario Cuomo said he finally saw this film, which he had boycotted for personal reasons, & called...

The Jeopardy! Giant Killers

When a Jeopardy! player lasts more than a week, it’s usually a big deal when he or she is defeated — at least on the day that it happens. Chances...

Final Jeopardy: Physics

The Final Jeopardy question (2/18/2014), in the category “Physics” was: The name of this theory is from viewing sub-atomic particles as 1-dimensional objects, not as 0-dimensional points. Here are the...

Final Jeopardy: Social Media

The Final Jeopardy question (2/11/2014), in the category “Social Media” was: The most retweeted tweet of all time happened on Nov. 6, 2012 & started with “Four” & ended with...

Secret Life: Big Regrets Little Recap

Well we can barely write a recap for Secret Life’s “Regrets” (August 20th) because of the disturbing coming attractions. Really! We knew Greg Finley, who plays Jack Pappas, was aging...