General

Labor Day’s episode lost

     Labor Day’s episode was pre-empted where I live by golf on NBC and tennis on CBS.  What I can do, though, is update you on the Summer Hiatus Challenge happening on the Jeopardy! message boards. …


Wits and Wagers

     It pained me today to have to stop recording one of two U.S. Open men’s matches (Verdasco/Fognini or Djokovic/Troicki) in order to watch a Celebrity Jeopardy rerun.  Don’t get me wrong;  you know I love Jeopardy!,…


Sports heroes in action all over TV

     Today on Jeopardy!, an episode of Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational.  I don’t really like Celebrity Jeopardy but this is best possible week for those episodes: The U.S. Open has begun and is on ESPN2 and the Tennis Channel,…


About faces

     Today was the second day of the two-day College Tournament final.  Yesterday, Surya Sabhapathy ended with 12800, Nick Yozamp ended with 20000, and Ryan ended with 14800.  These scores are added to today’s to…


A triple-triple

     I think I did well on today’s Summer Hiatus Challenge questions.  The categories were Clearing the “Bar” and Portmanteaus.  I left one question blank and there were a couple I am still not sure of…