Quick Recap – October 26, 2015


Today’s contestants:

Tom Flynn, a bartender from New York, NY
Beth Horn, a nanny from Dallas TX
Sean Anderson, a law professor from Champaign, IL(1-day champ, $19,199)

     This week’s other contestants:
Dave Treptow of Milwaukee, WI
Jayne Lady of Iowa City, IA
Chris Lastrapes of Tulsa, OK
Nikki Grillos of New York, NY
Damien Martin of Overland Park, KS
Julie Stapel of La Grange Park, IL
Katie Walker of Chapel Hill, NC
Justin Morales of Omaha, NE

Final Jeopardy category: Pop Music History

Final Jeopardy clue: “Appropriately, this 1984 blockbuster was the first music CD mass-produced in the United States.”

Sean 23000 + 6101 = 29101 (winner)

Beth 4800 – 4500 = 300
Tom 8400 – 8400 (!) = 0

     I did not track my Coryat today, but I’m discovering I don’t watch the show when I don’t. I need to do it every time. What did you guys think of this final clue?

(contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com)

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