Show #6339 - Thursday, March 22, 2012

Contestants

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Nancy Nakayama, a lawyer and aspiring grant writer from Seattle, Washington

Nick Bulum, a newspaper insert writer and designer from Long Beach, California

Cathy Guiles, a copy editor originally from Baltimore, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

HUNGER GAMES
MED. ABBREV.
A MATTER OF HOURS
HOW THE WEST WAS SPUN
HOBBIES
THE VERSATILE "O-U-G-H"
    $200 16
Nona Sivley won season 8 of this devil of a cooking competition that's on Fox
    $200 21
In the event of SCA (Sudden Cardiac Arrest), a life can be saved by an AED (an Automated External one of these devices)
    $200 26
On Aug. 20, 1866 the National Labor Union was ahead of its time when it asked Congress to make the workday this long
    $200 3
Of this incident, Wyatt Earp remarked, "were it to be done again, I would do it exactly as I did it at the time"
    $200 7
A life list (which might include auks) & binoculars are used in this hobby
    $200 1
Tall grass area on a golf course
    $400 17
An "All Stars" version of this Bravo cooking show brought back 18 contestants who'd almost won in past seasons
    $400 22
In reference to medication, ED stands for "effective" this
    $400 27
Lance Armstrong ran his first marathon with the goal of finishing under this time; he made it by 24 seconds
    $400 12
Jesse's brother, he said outlaw life was "one long, anxious, inexorable, eternal vigil"
    $400 8
In the 18th century, these figures were used to perform entire operas
    $400 2
Deck the halls with these of holly
    $600 18
"Ryori No Tetsujin" is the original title of this Japanese import
    $600 23
To a cardiologist, AO can be short for this blood vessel
    $600 28
It premiered on CBS in 1988; in 2002 the title added "Investigates" & in 2004, that became "Mystery"
    $600 13
A Topeka paper said this "wild" gunfighter should be thanked for "the safety of life and property at Abilene"
    $600 9
The sport of this dates from 1943, when it was also called aqua-lung
    $600 4
Pre-bun or pre-loaf stage
    $800 19
Meals on wheels, indeed! Teams competed in a coast-to-coast culinary battle in a great race of these
    $800 24
BB is short for this type of drug that is used to treat angina
    $800 14
After killing this outlaw, Pat Garrett wrote a book to "correct the thousand false statements" in the press
    $800 10
Add 4 letters to "actors" to get these military devotees, like inauthentic farbs & obsessive stitch counters
    DD: $1,000 5
Greenwich is an inner one of London
    $1000 20
After each course, a chef is "cut" from the competition on this show hosted by Ted Allen of "queer eye"
    $1000 25
TPR stands for these 3 vital signs
    $1000 15
This West Texas judge said, "I know the law...I am its greatest transgressor"
    $1000 11
Ikebana is the Japanese art of creating arrangements made from these
    $1000 6
A long, narrow area of atmospheric low pressure

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

Cathy Nick Nancy
$800 $5,800 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Cathy Nick Nancy
$2,200 $7,400 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIANS
RECENT MOVIES
COMPOUND WORDS
COME UP TO THE LAB
PORTRAITS
TAKE ME TO THE NEAREST U.S. EMBASSY
    $400 23
In 2011 David McCullough took readers on "The Greater Journey: Americans in" this foreign city
    $400 1
Christoph Waltz played Cardinal Richelieu in the 2011 adaptation of this swashbuckling novel
    $400 6
This winning declaration in a chess game is from the Arabic for "the king is dead"
    $400 17
Let's measure the volume of our new potion with the glass column called a graduated this shape
    $400 18
In 1949 she painted "Diego and I", a portrait of herself with her husband's image appearing on her forehead
    $400 11
I'm in Haiphong
    $800 24
Husband & wife Will & Ariel Durant researched & wrote the 11-volume "Story of" this
    $800 2
Kermit the Frog & Miss Piggy returned to put on a show in this 2011 favorite
    $800 7
A place where alcohol was served illegally during prohibition, so named because its customers talked discreetly
    $800 19
Don't tell his mother, but his "Arrangement in Grey" self-portrait from 1872 is seen here
    DD: $1,200 12
I'm in Port Said
    $1200 25
This first great Greek historian did some field work, traveling to Egypt & the Black Sea
    $1200 3
Kenny Wormald stepped into Kevin Bacon's dancing shoes in the remake of this 1984 film
    $1200 8
They're the botanic beasts seen here
    $1200 16
The "fractional" type of this evaporation process further separates liquids based on their boiling points
    $1200 20
He painted Camille "in the Meadow", "in the Garden at Argenteuil" & "on her Deathbed"
    $1200 13
I'm on the island of Euboea
    $1600 26
The son of a historian, he co-founded Americans for Democratic Action & served in JFK's administration
    $1600 4
The 2011 entry in this family espionage film franchise was released in 4d--the added dimension being smell
    DD: $2,500 9
A descending slope in a road, it can also mean to lower one's status or salary
    $1600 21
His poster "Moulin Rouge" featured dancer La Goulue & her partner
    $1600 14
I'm in Entebbe
    $2000 27
This Eisenhower biographer founded the National D-Day Museum in New Orleans
    $2000 5
"Anonymous" posits that this Earl of Oxford is the real author of Shakespeare's plays
    $2000 10
In the Bible, "there appeared a chariot of fire, and horses of fire... and Elijah went up by" one of these "into heaven"
    $2000 22
Get in the van & name this Flemish artist whose portrait of 5 children of Charles I hangs in Windsor Castle
    $2000 15
I'm in Maracaibo

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Cathy Nick Nancy
$7,000 $6,600 $4,300

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Final Jeopardy! Round

STATE NICKNAMES
Its nickname is said to come from a line in an 1899 speech that followed "frothy eloquence neither convinces nor satisfies me"

Final scores:

Cathy Nick Nancy
$13,201 $8,601 $6,201
2-day champion: $27,801 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Cathy Nick Nancy
$7,000 $6,400 $6,400
11 R,
2 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $19,800

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