Joanne Huether (Farmingdale, NY): IT mgr.
Nilaka Seneviratne (Washington, D.C.): International development nonprofit professional
CHAMP: Emmett Robinson
GREAT ROCK SONGS
THEY DIFFER BY A LETTER
BOOKS OF THE BIBLE
Emmett, it’s TDD time for you in the $600 Book of the Bible; he’s on top early w/ $2200 to the $1K for Nilaka & $400 for Joanne.
The title woman was King David’s great-grandmother.
“Who is Ruth?”…right.
Emmett: $4,400/Nilaka: $2,600/Joanne: $800
Emmett: $8,600/Nilaka: $2,800/Joanne: $3K
MASTERS OF DISGUISE
Now a Recent Book has DD #1, this time for Joanne inside the $800 one. She’ll make it a $2K answer.
This American woman was the subject of The French Chef in America.
“Who is Julia Child?”- could only be she. Leader Emmett chooses DD #2 for the $1600 Chinese History answer at 11 large, three more than Nilanka; Joanne’s a distant 3rd for $4200. This is the champ’s $2.5K clue.
In 210 BC Shi Huangdi was buried w/ an honor guard, thousands of Clay soldiers known as this “Army”.
“What is the Terracotta Army?”…he got them. No time for the $1600 “Line”.
ATTEMPTED LT: $4800
SOLE UNATTEMPTED TS: $400
TOTAL DJ! LT: $5200
Emmett: $17.5K/Nilanka: $14,400/Joanne: $3,800
FJ! #159: ACTRESSES
Forbes says Jennifer Lawrence was the highest-paid actress in ’16; this alliterative woman was 2nd (she’s been known for playing Sean Spicer on “SNL” & being in the KIA niro commercials).
JOANNE: BLANK ($2.5K) = $1,300
NILAKA: “Who is Amy Adams?” ($6,799) = $7,601
EMMETT: NOT MUCH OF ANYBODY = $6,199