Show #6223 - Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Joon Pahk game 8.

Contestants

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Leigh Wishner, an antique textile and costume specialist from the Bronx, New York

Katie Proctor, a stay-at-home mom from Hendersonville, North Carolina

Joon Pahk, a college physics teacher from Somerville, Massachusetts (whose 7-day cash winnings total $199,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

BUCHANAN, JAMES BUCHANAN
SHAPES & SIZES
DISNEYLAND SONGS
(Alex: You have to identify the attraction each song is associated with.)
"GOOD" PEOPLE
WORLD OF WORDS
CHILDHOOD HEALTH
(Alex: Dr. Oz will do that.)
    $200 1
Still the only president from this state, Buchanan died near Lancaster in 1868
    $200 2
The largest one of these Egyptian structures contains about 2.3 million blocks
    $200 13
"Yo ho, yo ho..."
    $200 7
For his role in "Jerry Maguire", the American Comedy Awards named him Funniest Supporting Actor
    $200 12
This pastime is Japanese for "empty orchestra"
    $200 20
(Dr. Oz delivers the clue.) To combat childhood obesity, which has tripled in the last 30 years, in 2010 she launched a program to get kids to eat better & exercise more; it's called "Let's Move"
    $400 3
Edward, one of James' brothers, married a sister of this "Camptown Races" composer
    $400 23
Usual adjective referring to the size of 8 1/2 x 14" paper
    $400 14
"It's a world of laughter, a world of tears..."
    $400 8
Named for Benjamin Franklin, this businessman opened the Akron Rubber Works in March 1871
    $400 16
From the French for "clear seeing", it's a form of ESP
    $400 27
(Dr. Oz delivers the clue.) An old-fashioned way to bring down fever is applying a vinegar solution--acid draws out heat & is specially effective on the feet, which have a high concentration of these glands
    $600 4
Buchanan became a Jacksonian Democrat after this party that he belonged to dissolved
    $600 24
Sizes of poodle include standard, miniature, toy, tiny toy & this "drinking vessel" size
    $600 15
"Grim, grinning ghosts come out to socialize..."
    $600 9
It just isn't Sunday morning without this CBS newscaster
    $600 17
Literally meaning "superior one", it's Tibetan for a Buddhist monk of Tibet or Mongolia
    $600 28
(Dr. Oz delivers the clue.) Body fat affects the ability to use insulin, so bad eating habits among youth may be why more & more kids are diagnosed not with the type 1 or juvenile kind of this but the type 2 or adult-onset variety
    $800 5
Buchanan's dreams of the presidency were postponed when this New Hampshire man was nominated instead of him in 1852
    $800 25
Longer but narrower than a king-sized bed is this state's "king"
    $800 21
"A Heffalump & Woozle is very confusel..."'
    $800 10
In 1934 this jazz clarinetist formed his first big band, featuring drummer Gene Krupa & Bunny Berigan on trumpet
    $800 18
The 1980s program of reforms in the USSR included this, Russian for "restructuring"
    $800 29
(Dr. Oz delivers the clue.) Dust can trigger an immune response in the lungs, leading to an attack of this breathing disorder from which 9.6% of American children now suffer
    $1000 6
Buchanan, 65 at his inauguration, had the youngest veep ever, this 36-year-old from Kentucky
    $1000 26
Geometric term for a concave mirror that focuses light or an antenna that focuses signals
    $1000 22
"Never smile at a crocodile"
    $1000 11
In 1995 she won a Pulitzer Prize for History for "No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt"
    $1000 19
Probably the one Icelandic word everybody knows is this one for a spewing hot spring
    DD: $1,000 30
(Dr. Oz delivers the clue.) Kids will feel full & maintain energy if they eat 7 to 10 grams each morning of this part of a balanced diet; it doesn't have to be in cereal--1 pear alone has 5 grams

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

Joon Katie Leigh
$3,600 $1,600 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joon Katie Leigh
$6,400 $3,600 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

NATIONAL ANTHEMS
SHOW BIZ ROOMIES
CENTURY OF THE CRIME
WOODS
SAY CHEESE!
GETTING YOUR "DUE"
    $400 6
Egyptians ask in song, "How can one count the blessings of" this river "for mankind"
    $400 21
Must've been quite a party when Kiefer Sutherland & this "Iron Man" roomed together in Hollywood
    $400 8
The kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart
    $400 26
Created by this author, Mirkwood was originally called Greenwood until Sauron's shadow fell on it
    $400 1
This "homey" type of cheese comes in small, medium & large curd options
    $400 16
Ash & pomace are examples of this, from the Latin for "stay behind"
    DD: $500 7
Vatican City's anthem says, "O noble Rome, you are the seat of" this apostle, "whose blood was shed in Rome"
    $800 22
Dustin Hoffman shared NYC digs with both Robert Duvall & this "French Connection" star
    $800 9
The great Brinks robbery
    $800 27
The boy & his dad must move off the title thoroughfare & duck into the woods for safety in this Cormac McCarthy novel
    $800 2
Comical Dutch farmers know that this cheese is made backwards
    $800 17
A reporter first used "boilermaker" to describe a winning football team from this university in 1891, & the name stuck
    $1200 13
This country's anthem says, "Thy name rouses the hearts of Punjab, Sind, Gujarat and Maratha"
    $1200 23
Robin Williams & this Superman lived together while studying at Juilliard
    DD: $1,500 10
The assassination of Jean-Paul Marat
    $1200 28
This "American Buffalo" playwright returned to nature with his 1977 play "The Woods"
    $1200 3
This country's manchego is so named because the sheep that originally made it grazed on La Mancha's plains
    $1200 18
Dvorak wrote the "Moravian" these for soprano & contralto voices
    $1600 14
In 2006 "A Man's A Man For A' That" lost a vote to "Flower Of" this British land as a possible future national anthem
    $1600 24
It's a sure thing Jeremy Piven roomed with this "High Fidelity" star after growing up with him in Chicago
    $1600 11
Brutus earns an et tu from Julius Caesar
    $1600 29
The boy in this Shel Silverstein book gathers the title character's leaves & plays "King of the Forest"
    $1600 4
Fromagerie Bel produces the little wheels called Mini this, also a nickname for a type of telecom company
    $1600 19
To overcome, like a police officer does to a perp
    $2000 15
It's the "land of Baluch, & Uzbeks, Pashtoons & Hazaras, Turkmen & Tajiks with Arabs & Gojars"
    $2000 25
In the '80s, Frances McDormand & this "Saving Grace" gal shared space in the Bronx
    $2000 12
The murder of Thomas a Becket
    $2000 30
When Macbeth heard this wood "began to move" upon him, he probably turned a whiter shade of pale
    $2000 5
The name of this gratable Italian hard cheese begins with a continent's name
    $2000 20
This alliterative legal term refers to the care a prudent person would exercise in evaluating business risks

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joon Katie Leigh
$13,200 $17,600 $5,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

ART & STATE CAPITALS
The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, home to the largest permanent collection of her works, is in this state capital

Final scores:

Joon Katie Leigh
$17,600 $26,401 $11,200
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $26,401 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joon Katie Leigh
$13,200 $17,600 $6,600
22 R,
4 W
20 R,
1 W
12 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $37,400

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