11 Jeopardy! Clues March 17, 2017

Here are 6 triple stumpers from the 3-17-2017 Jeopardy! match.

COLLEGE COLLAGE ($800) Home to the William Ransom Hogan Jazz Archive, this university is known as the “Harvard of the South”

($1000) This U. is home to its State Writers Hall of Fame; honorees include Joel Chandler Harris & Alice Walker

MOVIE STUDIOS ($2000) Walt Disney’s son-in-law launched this subsidiary that shares a name with the jester in “As You Like It”

PARAMOUNT ($2000) Once the highest active rank in the U.S. Navy, this type of admiral wore 5 stars

WARNER BROS ($1600) This Virginia politician gave the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention in 2008

UNIVERSAL PICTURES ($800) A dramatic Hubble photo shows gigantic columns of dust & gas known as the pillars of this biblical event

The players got these 5 clues in YOUR IDIOM IS FOREIGN TO ME:

($200) A German idiom for “a pig in a poke” is “buying” this animal “in a sack”; time to let it “out of the bag”

($400) In Spanish, poner las mano en el fuego, or “to put” these “in the fire” means to have 100% faith in someone

($600) You’re probably familiar with carpe diem, but the less-used carpe noctem translates to this

($800) Vai a fava, Portuguese for “Go the the fava bean” is like our slang “get” this 4-letter word, meaning “go away”

($1000) For us, this animal’s “years” means a long time. In France, to jump from the cock to the it is a non-logical conversation


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