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Final Jeopardy: Landmarks

Today’s Final Jeopardy question (7/15/2015), in the category “Landmarks” was: On the completion of this in 1937, its chief engineer wrote, “At last the mighty task is done; resplendent in...

R.I.P John David Crow

John David Crow, who won the Heisman Trophy in 1957 while playing college football at Texas A & M, died in College Station, Texas on Jume 17th at age 79....

Final Jeopardy: Famous Names

The Final Jeopardy question (5/13/2015), in the category “Famous Names” was: In March 2012 this director tweeted “just arrived at the ocean’s deepest pt. hitting bottom never felt so good.”...

Final Jeopardy: Business History

The Final Jeopardy question (1/15/2015), in the category “Business History” was: Found near Amsterdam in 2010, a 1606 stock certificate from this long-defunct company has been valued at $750,000. 5x...

Final Jeopardy: U.S. States

The Final Jeopardy question (1/14/2015), in the category “U.S. States” was: The difference of this southern state’s highest and lowest points is only 345 feet, the smallest disparity among the...

Final Jeopardy: Broadway Musicals

The Final Jeopardy question (1/13/2015), in the category “Broadway Musicals” was: “Iowa Stubborn” was the second song heard in this show when it opened in 1957. 3x champ John Schultz...