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Final Jeopardy: Novel Characters

The Final Jeopardy question (6/26/2015), in the category “Novel Characters” was: This lawyer from a famed 1960 novel shares a name with an ancient Roman renowned for his wisdom. 3x...

Final Jeopardy: Pop Stars

The Final Jeopardy question (6/25/2015), in the category “Pop Stars” was: She won the 1984 Grammy for Best New Artist and in 2013 became the first solo woman to win...

Final Jeopardy: Fun & Games

The Final Jeopardy question (6/23/2015), in the category “Fun & Games” was: A standard chessboard has this many perimeter squares. New champ Sacha Samotin won $19,600 in yesterday’s game when...

New York Mets Off to Hot Start

The Washington Nationals were the default preseason pick to win the National League East, but if the early season play of the New York Mets is any indication, it won’t...

Final Jeopardy: TV Music

The Final Jeopardy question (4/16/2014), in the category “TV Music” was: “Crystal Blue Persuasion” by Tommy James & the Shondells was heard in this drama’s “Gliding Over All” episode. 5x...

Final Jeopardy: Medical Etymology

The Final Jeopardy question (3/25/2014), in the category “Medical Etymology” was: Because of where in the body it is produced, this hormone’s name comes from the Latin for “Island.” New...

Final Jeopardy: Actors & Oscars

The Final Jeopardy question (3/14/2014), in the category “Actors & Oscars” was: He was nominated for Oscars in 5 consecutive decades; the last nod was for his 1978 role as...

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...