Holy cow. It isn’t just one Hammett clew every month or few months, it is a damn barrage.
Yesterday, Friday Dec 18 — S37 E70 — in the Double Jeopardy round.
This playwright’s “The Children’s Hour” was inspired by a real case suggested by Dashiell Hammett
Brayden, the reigning champ, rings in and asks: “Who is Hellman?”
The late, great Alex Trebek says, “Lillian Hellman. Correct.”