Show #6181 - Monday, June 27, 2011

Jay Rhee game 6.

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Dan Carroll, a project manager from Marietta, Georgia

Adam Marshall, a student of government originally from Bethesda, Maryland

Jay Rhee, an oncologist from Annapolis, Maryland (whose 5-day cash winnings total $107,203)

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Jeopardy! Round

ROMAN 'ROUND MYTHOLOGY
BAND DEBUTS BY DECADE
PICKUP ARTISTS
SIGNAGE
HINDSIGHT IS 1920
WORD ORIGINS
    $200 5
She's Jupiter's sister! his wife! his sister! his wife! she's Jupiter's sister & his wife
    $200 2
The Platters
    $200 1
Hopefully, you won't ram this brand's Ram 1500 into anything
    $200 21
A 1993 law says for outdoor signs in this Canadian province, French lettering has to be predominant over English
    $200 13
You could have elected James Cox president instead of this opponent, who turned out to be ineffectual
    $200 26
Aka hump day, it was named for a Norse god
    $400 6
Triton, the son of this male god, was half man & half fish
    $400 4
The Spice Girls
    $400 3
This 3-letter auto brand's Sierra pickup has some people saying "hello Denali"
    $400 22
In much of the world, the image seen here, designed by Yukio Ota, is the equivalent of this 4-letter U.S. sign
    $400 14
Boston baseball fans would love to go back & undo the Jan. 3, 1920 sale of this man to the Yankees
    $400 28
The Persian shaghal gave us the name of this dog-like African carnivore & scavenger
    $600 7
It's a planet, an element, a brand of car & a Roman god
    $600 9
Wings
    $600 18
Drive its Tacoma all the way to Yakima, if you want
    $600 23
A pentagonal traffic sign with the point at the top depicts these, which you should watch out for
    $600 15
Some say the Jones Act of 1920, meant to help U.S. shipping, slowed cleanup of this mess that began in April 2010
    $600 29
The word "drama" comes from the Greek for this verb, which as a noun also means one section of a drama
    $800 8
You could say he was the original god of Farmville (& fertility, too) before branching off into the war thing
    $800 10
Bon Jovi
    $800 19
A new F-150 from this company starts at around $22,000
    $800 24
Back when much of England was illiterate, a rooster on a pub sign meant this now-banned activity inside
    $800 16
This country, once scheduled to host the canceled 1916 Olympics, was not invited to the 1920 Games; too bad
    DD: $3,000 27
Peevish or unreasonably irritable, it's from the Latin petere, meaning "to assail"
    $1000 12
This blacksmith was lame--physically, not mythically--the only physically imperfect major Roman god
    $1000 11
Franz Ferdinand
    $1000 20
Do your civic duty & know this company makes the Ridgeline
    $1000 25
This family's coat of arms is on buildings all around Florence, like the one seen here
    $1000 17
The Russians should have reckoned with Marshal Pilsudski before fighting with this, his country
    $1000 30
The name of this gum tree comes from the Greek kaluptein, or "cover", & it covers more than 500 species

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Jay Adam Dan
$1,600 $4,000 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Adam Dan
$4,000 $4,000 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

BOOKS & AUTHORS
DAS KAPITALISTS
BIBLICAL ART
MOVIE REMAKES
OXFORD
A NATURAL "HIGH"
    $400 3
His 2009 novel "The Lost Symbol" once again features protagonist Robert Langdon
    $400 23
Adolf "Adi" Dassler founded this shoe company in 1949
    $400 17
In 1991 a hammer-wielding madman broke one of this colossal statue's toes in Florence
    $400 1
Matt Damon took on Glen Campbell's Texas Ranger role in the remake of this western
    $400 12
The town of Oxford in this state is near Bridgeport
    $400 21
Karl Wallenda could tell you it's another name for an acrobat's tightrope
    $800 5
Michael Oher's book "I Beat the Odds" is subtitled "From Homelessness to" this other book title "and Beyond"
    $800 24
In 1948 13 directors of industrial giant I.G. Farben were convicted of war crimes in this German city
    $800 18
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a painting on the monitor.) In a painting based on a parable in Luke, a man has been robbed and injured; no one stops until this helpful man comes to his aid
    $800 16
This Meg Ryan-Tom Hanks romantic comedy was inspired by "The Shop Around the Corner"
    $800 26
Oxford in this state, which celebrated its Bicentennial in 2010, is home to Miami University
    $800 27
This facial hair term means very cultured
    $1200 8
"Welcome to the Monkey House" is a collection of his stories
    $1200 13
In 1922 Haribo founder Hans Riegel made his first candies in the shape of these animals
    $1200 2
During his stay at a mental asylum in Saint-Remy, van Gogh painted "The Raising of" this man
    $1200 15
1939's "Love Affair" was remade as this 1957 weepie starring Cary Grant
    $1200 9
John Grisham is just one of the famous authors who have lived in Oxford in this southern state
    $1200 28
A blue light on your dashboard indicates these are in use
    $1600 14
"Meet Carrie before Sex and the City" says the cover of "The Carrie Diaries" by this author
    $1600 7
His company merged with Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft in 1926
    $1600 4
She's the penitent in the Donatello sculpture seen here; her hands perhaps raised in prayer
    DD: $6,200 19
Sam Worthington didn't use Harry Hamiln's toga as Perseus in the 2010 remake of this action flick
    $1600 10
Worcester County is home to this state's town of Oxford, incorporated 1713
    $1600 29
Dating from around 1650, this word means a thief who robs travelers on a road
    $2000 22
This name precedes "Chronicle" & "Scandal" in titles by John Cheever
    $2000 25
This fighter-plane designer joined the Bavarian aircraft works in 1926; in 1938 the company took his name
    DD: $3,000 6
In separate works, Rembrandt painted this man "Threatening His Father-In-Law" & and also portrayed his "Blinding"
    $2000 20
This 2007 Shia LaBeouf film is a modern take on Hitchcock's "Rear Window"
    $2000 11
The seat of Granville county, Oxford is just north of this state's Research Triangle
    $2000 30
This adjective meaning easily made tense sounds like it could refer to a violin

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Adam Dan
$12,400 $19,600 $7,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

GAMES
In 2007 Robstown, near Corpus Christi, was recognized as the birthplace of this game, now played online too

Final scores:

Jay Adam Dan
$24,800 $26,600 $14,799
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $26,600 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jay Adam Dan
$10,800 $22,600 $7,400
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
28 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $40,800

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