Here are the Final Jeopardy questions and answers for the week of January 25 through January 29, 2016.
Mon, Jan 25 – Correct answers: 1 Among the guests attending their anniversary party in 2005 celebrating 75 years were Dick Tracy, Dilbert & Dennis the Menace.show
WHO ARE BLONDIE & DAGWOOD?
Tue, Jan 26 – Correct answers: 0 The 1970 follow-up line “We’ve had a main B bus undervolt” was addressed to a listener in this city.show
WHAT IS HOUSTON?
Wed, Jan 27 – Correct answers: 2 It’s the first show nominated for both Outstanding Comedy Series (2014) & Outstanding Drama Series (2015).show
WHAT IS “ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK”?
Thurs, Jan 28 – Correct answers: 3 A critic said, “I doubt if there is a single joke in” this 1885 work “that fits the Japanese. But all the jokes… fit the English”.show
WHAT IS THE MIKADO?
Fri, Jan 29 – Correct answers: 0 He wrote, “As life and fortune are risked by serving his Majesty, it is necessary that the latter shall be secured.”show
WHO IS BENEDICT ARNOLD?
Fred Vaughn returned on Monday and went on to win 3 more games, making him the first person to win 4 games since the last Tournament of Champions. He lost on Thursday to Mara Apostol when his FJ wager fell short. Mara lost on Friday to Chris Becker. We won’t see Chris again until February 15th because the 2016 College Championship will take place over the next two weeks.
Here is the “It Borders Austria” category from the first round on Wednesday, the day Fred won his 4th match.
As promised, now that we have a 4x champ, we have started the 2016 TOC list.