Monthly Archives: December 2016

First Post: Sunday, December 25, 2016

If you’re in the Rust Belt or the Bible Belt, Merry Christmas to yourself. For all other districts, Happy Season’s Greetings. No Thoroughbreds today, unless you want to visit the fiscally distressed Commonwealth of Puerto Pobre Rico for some Holiday … Continue reading

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First Post: Saturday, December 24, 2016

Anyway, did you realize that ‘hohoho’ turned upside down is ‘oyoyoy’? Who knew! As our Santa-bellied President-elect Don Trump Sr. encourages us to say, we wish you ‘MERRY HOLIDAYS!’ & ‘HAPPY SEASON’s GREETINGS!’ This includes Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Festivus, Yule, … Continue reading

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First Post: Friday, December 23, 2016

Ladies & gentlemen, the incomparable Stevie Wonder…

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Nocturnal Submission: Freestanding Edition 267

Obviously, this has to dovetail with the ongoing 10-year anniversary. Thank you for your grace and courage and unmatched generosity of spirit, Cindy Stowell. If only the world these days were filled with more of your kind…

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First Post: Thursday, December 22, 2016

Jeopardy! – Friday, Dec. 22, 2006 from Steven Unite on Vimeo. Original air date: Friday, Dec. 22, 2006. Here we are today, 10 years on… Lip-readers will be blushing at the 3:47 mark.

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Nocturnal Submission: Freestanding Edition 266

Another fine and well-mannered all-time Jeopardy! great, Mistah Jerome Vered. Bonus: He’s easy to stalk here in the Hollywood Hills/Studio City area. We have gabbed in passing numerous times in front of the deli counter at the Gelson’s Supermarket in … Continue reading

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First Post: Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Jeopardy! – Thursday, Dec. 21, 2006 from Steven Unite on Vimeo. Original air date: Thursday, Dec. 21, 2006. Here we are today, 10 years on… If you ever get to be champeen on ’murrika’s Favourite Quiz Programme during the Yuletide/Winter … Continue reading

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Tuesday Sniping: Bob Verini Edition

A brief interlude now. A lot of these Jeopardy! players tend toward being hyper, aggressive and, literally, gripping, throttling the life out of the signaling device to the point of digital numbness, all the while forgetting to respire deeply. Indeed, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Sniping: Threepeat®? Edition

Jeopardy! – Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2006 from Steven Unite on Vimeo. Original air date: Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2006. How’s it going up there in the Rust Belt & Bible Belt these days? The Left Coast has got it on lock.

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Monday Boxing: Returning-Champeen Edition

Jeopardy! – Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2006 from Steven Unite on Vimeo. Original air date: Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2006. Here we are today, 10 years on… N.B. R.I.P., Zsa Zsa Gabor, a dedicated Jeopardy! fan, if the 10th paragraph of the … Continue reading

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