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Ryan Gill

Ryan is a passionate follower of television, reporting on and providing in-depth investigations.

In 1978, a new cologne for men came out called this, what’s being played in the company’s iconic logo

On Wednesday 19 June 2024, the category titled “Brands” presented contestants with a particularly evocative challenge in the Final Jeopardy Clue. The clue provided was: “In 1978, a new cologne for men came out called this, what’s being played in the company’s iconic logo.” What is Polo? Ralph Lauren’s Polo cologne made its debut in…

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Legend says in 1876 a dragon built for the “Ring” cycle had its neck sent to this mideast capital, not the right German city

In the June 18, 2024, episode of Jeopardy!, the category “Geographic Name’s Almost the Same” featured a unique and intriguing clue that required contestants to dive deep into their knowledge of world capitals and historical anecdotes. The clue presented was: “Legend says in 1876 a dragon built for the ‘Ring’ cycle had its neck sent…

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Born 344 years apart, they are the 2 real people mentioned by name in the titles of 1990s Best Picture Oscar winners

On Monday, June 17, 2024, the Final Jeopardy category was “2 Last Names, Same First Letter,” presenting a unique challenge to contestants. The clue provided was “Born 344 years apart, they are the 2 real people mentioned by name in the titles of 1990s Best Picture Oscar winners.” This clue required contestants to delve into…

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Helping draft an executive order in 1961, Hobart Taylor Jr. almost used the word “positive”, but instead chose this alliterative phrase

On Friday, June 14, 2024, “Jeopardy!” featured a captivating Final Jeopardy question in the category “1960s America.” The clue presented was: “Helping draft an executive order in 1961, Hobart Taylor Jr. almost used the word ‘positive,’ but instead chose this alliterative phrase.” This clue refers to a significant moment in American history, specifically concerning civil…

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The author of this novel said of the last chapter left off U.S. editions, “my young thuggish protagonist grows up”

The Final Jeopardy round on June 13, 2024, captivated audiences with a question from the category “1960s British Novels.” The intriguing clue presented was: “The author of this novel said of the last chapter left off U.S. editions, ‘my young thuggish protagonist grows up.’” This clue not only challenges the contestants’ knowledge of literature but…

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Vying with Eiffel, this engineer wanted to create big, an admiring account said the Obelisk of Luxor is too short to be a spoke

In the latest episode of Jeopardy aired on June 12, 2024, contestants faced a compelling final question under the category “Famous Names.” The clue provided was, “Vying with Eiffel, this engineer wanted to create big, an admiring account said the Obelisk of Luxor is too short to be a spoke.” This clue not only tested…

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Of the 10 U.S. States with 2-word names, this one stretches the farthest south

The Final Jeopardy question presented on June 11, 2024, in the category of “U.S. Geography,” asked: “Of the 10 U.S. States with two-word names, this one stretches the farthest south.” This question not only tested contestants’ knowledge of U.S. geography but also required them to think about the specific positioning of states within the continental…

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In 1958 a review of this book now considered a classic called it repulsive, disgusting & “highbrow pornography”

On June 10, 2024, “Jeopardy!” featured a challenging Final Jeopardy question in the category “New York Times Book Reviews.” The clue presented was: “In 1958 a review of this book now considered a classic called it repulsive, disgusting & ‘highbrow pornography’.” This clue required contestants to delve into their knowledge of literary history and criticism….

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Bonus Puzzle, Fan Friday & Answers for Wheel of Fortune Friday, June 7 2024

On tonight’s episode of Wheel of Fortune, viewers were treated to an exciting game filled with dynamic puzzles and enthusiastic contestants. Adrienne Bean emerged as the night’s winner, leaving her competitors, Tammi Barker and Nino Ortiz Toro, in the wake of her successful game play. Adrienne, an aspiring singer from Memphis, showcased her puzzle-solving prowess…

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During a 1972 presidental visit, Richard Nixon discussed a poem by this leader called “Ode to the Plum Blossom”

On Friday, June 7, 2024, the Final Jeopardy round featured an intriguing question in the category “World Leaders“. Contestants were presented with the clue: “During a 1972 presidential visit, Richard Nixon discussed a poem by this leader called ‘Ode to the Plum Blossom‘.” This clue required a mix of knowledge in historical international relations and…

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