Suddenly, I found myself in `Jeopardy!'

Cobb, Susan
May 1998
Christian Science Monitor;5/11/98, Vol. 90 Issue 115, p8
Relates the author's experience as a contestant on the game show `Jeopardy!' How she came to try out for the show; Her performance.


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