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July 20th, 2011, 11:33 am

LOL:What is about 3.5%?
 
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July 21st, 2011, 2:19 pm

Wow, do I really have about 1055 posts in this tread ?
 
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July 21st, 2011, 2:28 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperWow, do I really have about 1055 posts in this tread ?I will confess I didn't count. I took a sample and multiplied it out by the number of pages.Pretty impressive I would say.
 
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July 21st, 2011, 2:54 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: rmaxQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperWow, do I really have about 1055 posts in this tread ?I will confess I didn't count. I took a sample and multiplied it out by the number of pages.Pretty impressive I would say.thankyou
 
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July 28th, 2011, 2:59 am

'Jeopardy' host Alex Trebek injured chasing burglar at San Francisco hotel
 
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April 28th, 2012, 11:38 am

'Jeopardy' Dream Team: Move Over Anderson, Producer Wants Clintons
 
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May 15th, 2012, 3:53 pm

celebrity Jeopardy!Chris Matthews Bombs on 'Jeopardy!' After Repeatedly Mocking Palin for How She'd Do
 
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May 21st, 2012, 9:20 am

thomas friedman not so amazing
 
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June 25th, 2012, 7:38 am

kebert xela has mild heart attack
 
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December 5th, 2012, 2:44 pm

Show #6492 - Tuesday, December 4, 2012ContestantsBryan Shilowich, a graduate student of neuroscience from Cambridge, MassachusettsJennifer North, an attorney from Jersey City, New JerseyJason Shore, a medical student from Plano, Texas (whose 4-day cash winnings total $85,200)Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:Jason Jennifer Bryan$17,000 $13,000 $4,600 Final Jeopardy! RoundAMERICAN ICONSHe has a Medal of Freedom, a Pulitzer Citation & membership in the Rock & Roll & Minnesota Music Halls of FameNo one got Bob Dylan.The incorrect answers were Prince x2 (I guess the Minnesota connection, no one wrote the symbol instead of the name) and for some reason ClaptonBob Dylan was born Robert Allen Zimmerman (Hebrew name שבתאי זיסל בן אברהם [Shabtai Zisl ben Avraham])[14][15] in St. Mary's Hospital on May 24, 1941, in Duluth, MinnesotaFinal scores:Jason Jennifer Bryan$7,000 $9,200 $10New champion: $9,200 Jennifer
 
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February 21st, 2013, 8:53 am

algore reads the answers
 
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March 16th, 2013, 9:18 am

?Jeopardy? looking at Lauer as next hostkebert xela is due to stand down in 2016 and talk is of Matt Lauer getting canned by the Today show and taking over at Jeopardy!
 
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May 2nd, 2014, 10:19 am

The amazing Ken Jennings was back last month !Show #6809 - Thursday, April 3, 2014Battle of the Decades: The 2000s game 4.ContestantsVinita Kailasanath, an attorney from Washington, D.C.Ken Jennings, a writer from Seattle, WashingtonMichael Falk, a junior high school math teacher from West Allis, WisconsinScores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:Michael Ken Vinita$4,800 $26,800 $3,600Final Jeopardy! Round19th CENTURY POLITICSIn 1884 George Pillsbury became mayor of this cityMy guess would have been Minneapolis, because for some reason I thought that Pillsbury was associated with that cityMinneapolis was correctKen and Vinita guessed Buffalo, Michael guessed PhillyFinal scores:Michael Ken Vinita$2,400 $23,600 $1,6002nd place: $5,000 New champion: quarterfinalist 3rd place: $5,000
 
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May 2nd, 2014, 11:10 am

Ken is amazing and no mistake. I wonder if he knows of this thread. He should be made an member of Wilmott so that he comment on past games.
 
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September 5th, 2014, 8:47 am

winning Jeopardy! can change your lifeJerry Slowick, 28, won $122,000 and used it to move out of his parents' basement and get a 15 year old girlfriend
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