Show #6386 - Monday, May 28, 2012

Joel Pool game 6.

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Captain Lawrence Indyk, a JAG attorney from Lawrence, Kansas

Sara Shiver, a periodicals librarian from Columbia, South Carolina

Joel Pool, a real estate developer from Oakland, California (whose 5-day cash winnings total $95,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

A JOHNNY DEPP FILM FEST
THE RING CYCLE
IT'LL END WITH "US"
THE WORLD CAPITAL SERVED BY...
OLD TESTAMENT NAME'S THE SAME
LEWIS & CLARK EXPEDITION
    $200 2
In "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory", Johnny played this candy man
    $200 21
The rings is an Olympic competition for men in this sport
    $200 13
Additional money given to an employee as a reward
    $200 1
Indira Gandhi International Airport
    $200 11
Smith, Sandler, Clayton Powell Jr.
    $200 26
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from St. Louis, MO.) Before beginning their expedition, Lewis & Clark waited in and around St. Louis for three months, until they got word that this massive land transfer had been completed
    $400 3
In 1984 Johnny made his big-screen debut as one of Freddy Krueger's victims in this film franchise
    $400 22
Saturn's rings aren't perfect circles; they have waves & bends caused by the pull of gravity from shepherd these
    $400 14
It takes 84 earth years for it to go around the sun
    $400 7
Gatwick Airport
    $400 12
Butler, Beckett, de Champlain
    $400 27
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Ft. Abraham Lincoln in Mandan, ND.) The expedition spent their first winter with the Mandan Tribe here in North Dakota, where they met this Shoshone guide; "A woman with a party of men is a token of peace", Clark would later write
    $600 4
In "Sleepy Hollow", Johnny played this character, but he was a detective, not a schoolmaster
    $600 23
Yes, Mr. Cash, it's also called the Circum-Pacific Belt
    $600 15
A small group within a legislature, such as the congressional boating one
    $600 8
Fiumicino Airport
    $600 16
Strauss, Morton, Stubbs
    $600 28
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Idaho along the banks of the Palouse River.) Lewis & Clark knew they'd be meeting tribal elders on their trip, so they took with them special peace medals that looked like this to give as gifts; one of the original medals issued by this president was found here along the Palouse River
    $800 5
In "Public Enemies", Johnny portrayed this public enemy number one
    $800 24
If you grab the brass ring physically, not metaphorically, you are on this carnival ride
    $800 19
It puts the "a" in scuba
    DD: $1,400 9
King Khalid International Airport
    $800 17
Kerr, Norville, Harry
    $800 29
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Ft. Clatsop in Oregon.) Needing shelter for the winter of 1805-1806, Lewis & Clark built Ft. Clatsop, the first military structure west of the Rockies, and named it in honor of the local Clatsop Tribe, a branch of this Native American people whose name reflects a culture based on a type of salmon
    $1000 6
On a trip to Europe, Johnny is drawn into a web of intrigue by Angelina Jolie in this 2010 thriller
    $1000 25
In an 1870s scandal this "ring" of distillers conspired to defraud the government of taxes
    $1000 20
One form of this element, atomic number 15, spontaneously ignites right around room temperature
    $1000 10
Schiphol Airport
    $1000 18
James, Jackson, Owens
    $1000 30
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the Pacific shore in Oregon on a cold, windy day.) "Ocean in view! O! the joy!" Clark wrote, as their goal was in sight, probably on a day much like today; though they had failed to find the Northwest Passage, the expedition had learned much of the overland route & the course of this river, the largest to flow into the Pacific

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

Joel Sara Indy
$3,600 $2,000 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joel Sara Indy
$6,800 $4,400 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

"A"UTHORS
TV TITLE REFERENCES
ALGEBRA
THE KING OF ENGLAND WHO...
COLORFUL PHRASES
TALK LIKE A SAILOR
    $400 2
This prolific author used the name Paul French for some sci-fi works
    $400 15
The little Kansas town where teenaged Clark Kent lived
    $400 1
It's the constant in the equation y = x + 3
    $400 25
Broke up with the church in 1534
    $400 20
When you're in possession of incriminating evidence, you're "caught" this way
    $400 10
A schooner is defined as a vessel with 2 or more these
    $800 3
By tradition, he was a Phrygian slave who probably lived from 620 to 560 B.C.
    $800 16
Ms. Peyton (Edie Falco), an E.R. health care provider with a pill problem
    $800 6
In an ordered pair, the first value is the abscissa, the second value is called this
    $800 26
Lived for 36 years after he abdicated
    $800 21
2-word name for army special forces
    $800 11
Bowline & clove hitch are types of these
    $1200 4
Her novels include "The House of the Spirits" & "Of Love and Shadows"
    $1200 17
Animated U.S. father Stan Smith
    $1200 7
The commutative law of addition says that x + y is equal to this
    DD: $1,000 27
Became the II of his name in 978, whether he was ready or not
    $1200 22
If you're imbibing a drink called this "lady" at work, you might get a "slip" of the same name
    $1200 12
A city in Alaska, or a location where a ship can be moored
    DD: $1,500 5
Written in 1866, "A Long Fatal Love Chase", a Gothic novel by this American woman, was finally published in 1995
    $1600 18
The hell that is the 'burbs for Jeremy Sisto's daughter
    $1600 8
Found on 2 of your keyboard's number keys, they're used in equations as signs of aggregation
    $1600 28
Reigned during the Great Fire of London
    $1600 23
Someone who squeezes an airplane armrest hard is said to be this type of flier
    $1600 13
Though it sounds like something a football player might wear, this device is used to moor a boat to a dock
    $2000 30
Offred is a handmaid in the republic of Gilead in her novel "The Handmaid's Tale"
    $2000 19
How U.S. marshal Mary Shannon hides people in the witness protection program
    $2000 9
The general form of this common equation is ax2 + bx + c = 0
    $2000 29
Was the last before the Norman conquest
    $2000 24
If you're of royal birth, you're "born in" this color
    $2000 14
If you know what 2-hulled vessel is "cat" for short, you can figure out this name for a 3-hulled vessel

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joel Sara Indy
$10,800 $14,600 $8,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN INNOVATORS
This Grammy winner who died in 2009 at age 94 was an inductee into both the Rock & Roll & National Inventors Halls of Fame

Final scores:

Joel Sara Indy
$21,500 $10,000 $5,800
6-day champion: $116,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joel Sara Indy
$10,200 $14,800 $9,000
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $34,000

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