Show #6222 - Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Joon Pahk game 7.

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Ashley Shannon, an English professor from Grand Rapids, Michigan

Michael Stewart, a Renaissance player and trivia host from Charlotte, North Carolina

Joon Pahk, a college physics teacher from Somerville, Massachusetts (whose 6-day cash winnings total $169,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

ONE-LINERS
PURSE-ONALITIES
TV SERIES FINALES
SHE CREATED HIM
GOOGLE ME THIS!
GIVING BLOOD
(Sarah: Less than 5 Americans out of 100 do it, and the Red Cross could use your help.)
    $200 1
George Burns:
"Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit" one of these "in another city"
    $200 6
Classic bag shapes inspire the Connecticut-based brand of purses called Dooney & this
    $200 20
Alan Shore & Denny Crane took bromance to a new level, tying the knot
    $200 15
Rhett Butler
    $200 9
...president & you'll get his foundation's website listing offices in NYC & Little Rock
    $200 22
(Sarah of the Clue Crew is being prepped to donate blood at an American Red Cross blood donation center in Washington, D.C.) Before giving blood a simple test will ensure that you don't have anemia, & that donating blood won't bring it on, as you'll be giving up about 250 milligrams of this element
    $400 2
Fred Allen, 1950:
This "is a new medium. It's called a medium because nothing is well done"
    $400 7
She was Kate Brosnahan when she designed her first utilitarian purses, sold now as this brand
    $400 21
Miss Ellie turned Southfork Ranch over to Bobby
    $400 16
Severus Snape
    $400 10
...primate & you'll get the foundation that's the home to Koko, one famous for her sign language skills
    DD: $3,000 23
(Sarah of the Clue Crew is donating blood at an American Red Cross blood donation center in Washington, D.C.) Once your blood is collected it goes to a lab where it's separated into components, mainly red cells, platelets & this liquid part, which will be frozen until needed
    $600 3
Will Rogers:
This group, then with 96 members, "opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation"
    $600 8
He's made his "Marc" with his luxury purses, which often feature his signature "MJ" push lock detail
    $600 30
Outgoing president Josiah Bartlet attended the inauguration of Matthew Santos
    $600 17
Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy
    $600 12
...automaker & you'll find information on its models like the Touareg & the GTI
    $600 24
(Kelly of the Clue Crew holds bags of blood at an American Red Cross blood donation center in Washington, D.C.) Every unit of blood is screened & tested for many different viruses, including HIV, & infections, including this--both B & C
    $800 4
Oscar Levant:
Joe DiMaggio's divorce from her "proves that no man can be a success in 2 national pastimes"
    $800 11
The "LV" monogram canvas of this brand dates to 1896
    $800 29
The 4 main characters were imprisoned for violating a Good Samaritan law
    $800 18
Simon Legree
    $800 13
...sports league & you'll find information on its teams, like Real Salt Lake & D.C. United
    $800 25
(Kelly of the Clue Crew is donating blood at an American Red Cross blood donation center in Washington, D.C.) The Red Cross could really use your blood if this is your blood type; shared by only 7% of the population, it's the universal donor
    $1000 5
Mitch Hedberg:
This device "can never break. It can only become stairs"
    $1000 27
The Birkin bag, named for actress Jane Birkin, is a status symbol from this French company
    $1000 28
Lois & Clark had a wedding; Clark finally got the Superman suit, which he donned to save Lois aboard Air Force One
    $1000 19
Hercule Poirot
    $1000 14
...religious denomination with more than 16 million members & you'll find its home page, www.sbc.net
    $1000 26
(Kelly of the Clue Crew preps to donate blood at an American Red Cross blood donation center in Washington, D.C.) Technically, the person who draws your blood is called this, from the Greek word for vein

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

Joon Michael Ashley
$4,000 $1,200 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joon Michael Ashley
$12,400 $2,200 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

COLLEGE SPORTS
THE SEC
THE MOUNTAIN WEST
THE PATRIOT LEAGUE
THE SUN BELT
THE BIG "TEN"
    $400 13
At a 1935 college track meet, he broke 3 world records & tied a fourth; then it was on to the Berlin Olympics
    $400 18
As its name says, the SEC regulates these S's & wants investors to know that unlike bank deposits, they can lose value
    $400 6
Mount Whitney in this Western range is the highest peak in the lower 48 states
    $400 1
Commanding J.P. Morgan's converted yacht, Richard Wainwright was a hero of the Battle of Santiago in this 1898 war
    $400 27
The Sun is about 25,000 light years from the center of this galaxy, & one of hundreds of billions of stars within it
    $400 8
It's a broad-brimmed hat with a high crown, pardner
    $800 14
Hitting .361 as a sophomore got him a contract with the Yankees, but he'd win Super Bowls as a Bronco quarterback
    $800 19
Before Congress in 2009, investigator Harry Markopolos lambasted the SEC's (non-)oversight of this Ponzi schemer
    $800 7
Shira is the westernmost of the 3 extinct volcanoes that make up this highest peak in Africa
    $800 2
1760s political activist James Otis is credited with the phrase "taxation without" this "is tyranny"
    $800 26
The temperature of this area of the Sun, also a term for the central part of a fleshy fruit, is close to 27 million degrees
    $800 9
This cut of meat terminates before the ribs
    $1200 15
The model for this, originally called the Downtown Athletic Club Trophy, was NYU football player Ed Smith
    $1200 28
To help enforce the regs, all the commissioners have this type of graduate degree, including from Yale & Harvard
    $1200 20
It's the highest peak in the Cascade range of the Northwest
    DD: $3,000 3
Isaac Hull captained this ship in 1812 as cannonballs from the frigate Guerriere bounced off it
    $1200 25
These dark areas appear so because they are 4,000 degrees cooler than the rest of the Sun's visible surface
    $1200 10
Ex-CIA head George, or a dogma held as true by members of a movement
    $1600 16
Last name of the twins seen here; they put their oars in the water for Oxford as well as Harvard
    $1600 29
The act that set up the SEC restricted buying stocks "on" this--no more than 45% of the market price could be borrowed credit
    DD: $5,000 21
These mountains west of the Hudson take their name from the Dutch for "Wildcat Creek"
    $1600 4
Joshua Chamberlain held Little Round Top during this Civil War battle
    $1600 24
In about 5 billion years, the Sun will expand & become a red this; outer layers may reach 2 or even (gulp!) 3 planets
    $1600 11
An invertebrate's flexible appendage that serves as an organ of touch
    $2000 17
In 1965 this African American with an alliterative name won the singles & doubles college tennis titles
    $2000 30
The SEC ensures equal access to information by all investors, this 12-letter quality also found in windows
    $2000 22
The highest peak in the Atlas Mountains, in the western part of the range, is Mount Toubkal in this monarchy
    $2000 5
Vulpine nickname given to patriot Francis Marion by the Brits
    $2000 23
The Sun converts about 4.5 million tons of matter into energy every second by this type of nuclear reaction
    $2000 12
1-word term for the inflammation of the fibrous structure that joins muscle to bone

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joon Michael Ashley
$26,400 $8,200 $11,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

19th CENTURY LITERATURE
"'How are you getting on?' said" this animal character, "as soon as there was mouth enough for it to speak with"

Final scores:

Joon Michael Ashley
$29,100 $15,400 $16,401
7-day champion: $199,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joon Michael Ashley
$23,800 $11,400 $11,800
33 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $47,000

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