Recaps

What is a lighthouse?

     Triple-stumper from Friday, 1-28:  In Engineering: “John Smeaton is known for the all-masonry one of these he built on Eddystone Reef near Plymouth, England.”  No one rang in on this one.  I was wondering what is…


What is the Trans-Canada Highway?

     This is the first of hopefully many entries about triple-stumpers from the show (that is, explanations of some of those clues). I’m going to try to use books as much as I can as…


A hard Nutt to crack

     Today’s contestants:  Eureka Nutt   Doug Payne  Lisa Dvorak             Was it just me, or did this group of contestants seem rather bland?  Eureka told a story of a…


We have a winner…

     Thank you to those of you who posted your Coryats so far this year.  I assigned each person’s score a number, and had my friend (who knew nothing about the contest) choose one of…


Four lets

     This is your final reminder to post your Coryat scores so far this year by Monday afternoon.  The possible prizes (your choice): Jeopardy! for the Wii, a copy of Final Jeopardy: Man vs. Machine…