Quick Recap – October 13, 2015


Today’s contestants:

Christine Gengaro, a college professor and writer from Los Angeles, CA
Corbett Hancey, a journalist from Halifax, NS, Canada
Matt Jackson, a paralegal from Washington, DC(12-day champ, $390,411)

     Did anyone sit and stare for the whole Seussical Titles? I did sweep It’s Taco Tuesday. Huh. If I’d swept Flowers, I’d have taken it as a sign I should buy the roses I was eyeing at the store today.

Final Jeopardy category: Modern American Poetry

Final Jeopardy clue: “A critic said this 1956 poem was ‘a tirade…against those who do not share the poet’s…sexual orientation.'” Discuss?!

Matt 30800-9599 (winner!)

Corbett 10600+150
Christine 5200-5200

     My Coryat today was 24400.

One year ago: Dan’s On A Roll
Two years ago: Q & A with Cori Wilhelm!
Three years ago: Andy talks Jeopardy!
Four years ago: Untitled
Five years ago: A princess and diva appear on Jeopardy!

(contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com)