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Final Jeopardy: The Oscars

The Final Jeopardy question (6/17/2015), in the category “The Oscars” was: In her 30s, this Texan was up for Best Actress in 2002 and 2003; she won Best Supporting in...

The NFL Throws the Book at Tom Brady

The long awaited results of the “deflate gate” investigation into the New England Patriots’ partially deflated footballs in the AFC Championship game are in and the NFL has meted out...

Final Jeopardy: European History

The Final Jeopardy question (4/3/2015), in the category “European History” was: A 3-letter 9th century tribe is in the names of 2 21st century countries: the world’s most vast, and...

Tom Skerritt: Bonanza Roles

One of the coolest things about watching old “Bonanza” reruns is checking out the guest stars. Many well-known actors who went on to have extraordinary careers have a least one...

Final Jeopardy: Monarchs

The Final Jeopardy question (5/13/2014), in the category “Monarchs” was: 2 teen Hashemite cousins officially took the thrones of their respective countries May 2, 1953: Faisal of Iraq & him....

Final Jeopardy: British Thinkers

The Final Jeopardy question (5/8/2014), in the category “British Thinkers” was: His works include ‘The Economic Consequences of the Peace” in 1919 & “The End of Laissez-Faire” from 1926. In...

Final Jeopardy: U.S. States

The Final Jeopardy question (5/6/2014), in the category “U.S. States” was: Between 2006 & 2013 it went from 39th to 6th in per capita income & its unemployment rate dropped...