Show #6397 - Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Contestants

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Kathy Wright, a bookseller from Seattle, Washington

Eddie Nwabuoku, a web developer originally from New York, New York

Aaron Cappocchi, a writer from Burbank, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $56,101)

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Jeopardy! Round

AMBROSE-IA
SHAKESPEARE'S WOMEN
20th CENTURY FOX TV
GOING POSTAL
ABBREVIATIONS AFTER YOUR NAME
GRIME FIGHTERS
    $200 12
Whiskered General Ambrose Burnside commanded a Brigade at this "first" major battle of the Civil War
    $200 18
In the balcony scene, she is called "the sun" & is told to "Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon"
    $200 1
Major Houlihan & Corporal Klinger both wore the same wedding dress on this show
    $200 26
The Peach Springs, Arizona P.O. uses a mule train to deliver mail to Indians living at the bottom of this natural wonder
    $200 7
B.A., after 4 years of hard work & beer drinking
    $200 3
For more than 50 years this brand of baby shampoo has promised "no more tears"
    $400 13
The vacuum tube invented by Ambrose Fleming advanced this form of mass communication around 1905
    $400 19
While sleepwalking she yells, "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"
    $400 2
Fox Mulder... I am your father, said the cigarette smoking man on this '90s series
    $400 28
The Point Roberts post office in this state can be reached by car only by driving through British Columbia
    $400 24
D.V.M., a doctor of this medicine
    $400 8
Finish Powerball tabs won't help you win the lottery; they're for this machine
    $600 14
A benefactor of the early Christian church, St. Ambrose of Alexandria shares this feast day with St. Patrick
    $600 20
Othello calls her an "excellent wretch!"
    $600 4
Ashton Kutcher co-starred with at least 4 other men on this '90s show
    $600 27
The USA's smallest post office is a 7' X 8' shed in Ochopee, Florida on the edge of this national park
    $600 16
M.S.W., Master of this helping profession
    $600 9
In 1799 Charles Tennant discovered this, helping folks keep their laundry white
    $800 15
This book by Stephen Ambrose covers the heroic WWII doings of Easy Company, 506th regiment
    $800 21
When Petruchio asks her to kiss him, she replies, "What, in the midst of the street?"
    $800 5
This 1960s show had lines like "Holy Human Surfboards!" & "Holy Priceless Collection of Etruscan Snoods!"
    $800 29
In 2002 the stolen "Study for Over Vitebsk" by this Russian Jewish artist was found in a Topeka dead-mail sorting facility
    $800 23
L.P.N.-- he or she is "licensed "
    $800 10
Many fabric stains can be removed with a paste of baking soda & this acidic liquid with a name from French for "sour wine"
    $1000 17
"The Cynic's Word Book" was the first title of this cynic's "Devil's Dictionary"
    $1000 22
In "The Tempest", she says, "How beauteous mankind is!" (She's been on an island a long time)
    $1000 6
The first telecast of this show was on Sunday, Dec. 17,1989 & it's still a part of 21 st century 20th Century Fox
    $1000 30
Even a dim bulb can remember that ZIP code 12345 in Schenectady, N.Y. serves this huge maker of light bulbs & more
    $1000 25
F.R.S., a fellow of this British scientific body
    DD: $1,800 11
This household cleaner's website says it "didn't get its name from the area code where it was developed"

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

Aaron Eddie Kathy
$2,000 $1,000 $5,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Aaron Eddie Kathy
$4,400 $2,200 $9,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

DRINKS
APPS
THE MAINE COURSE
"SIDE" DISHES
MIXED GREENS
WHAT'S FOR DESERT?
(Not dessert.)
    $400 3
A film of great Depp--Johnny Depp:
"The ____ Diary"
    $400 1
Search for hotels, flights & car rentals in this palindromic app, also the name of a water transport
    $400 18
In 1839 Maine's governor declared war on England over a boundary dispute between Maine & what's now this "New" province
    $400 9
Years ago, you might have seen Lionel, the lion-faced boy, & Myrtle Corbin, the 4-legged lady, exhibited in one
    $400 21
In 1919 Curly Lambeau organized this team
    $800 5
Jimmy Buffett was wasted away again here in "____ville"
    $800 4
Hey, friend, you can bump phones to send money between your phone & that of another with this eBay app
    $800 22
It was a rags to wood pulp to riches story, as Maine became at one time the USA's leading producer of this
    $800 11
A pistol
    $800 20
The most expensive of these animals ever sold at a public auction was the Green Monkey, bringing $16 mil. in 2006
    $1200 6
Just another title for an Eagles song & a Michelle Pfeiffer film: "____ Sunrise"
    $1200 2
Gizmodo says this, also a term for bartender, is "the gold medal winner of our best drinking apps battle"
    $1200 23
Maine joined the Union as a free state under this congressional act of 1820
    DD: $6,000 13
This comic strip's genesis was in a series of animal cartoons called "Nature's Way" first published in 1979
    $1200 16
Legend has it this confederate capital of Kentucky was named for the lawn game once popular there
    $1200 26
You can find the California town of Twentynine Palms in this desert
    $1600 7
The book spawned a TV show:
"Are You There, ____? It's Me, Chelsea"
    $1600 10
Need to watch your Amalgamated Button stock? This site inspired by jesters has an app with real-time portfolio tracking
    $1600 24
Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote "Uncle Tom's Cabin" in Maine & was the spouse of a professor at this college
    $1600 14
This short auxiliary news story is usually printed in a box next to a longer article
    $1600 17
The Green Lacewing, seen here, gets its name from a network of tiny these that make the wings look delicate
    DD: $1,200 27
The name of this desert in the south of Israel is Hebrew for "south"
    $2000 8
Metallica won a Grammy for it: "____ in the Jar"
    $2000 12
The enemy? Basically, "The Walking Dead"; your weapon in this PopCap game? Flora! Good luck!
    $2000 25
The first woman to serve in both houses of Congress, this Skowhegan native was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1948
    $2000 15
This song begins, "Oh we ain't got a barrel of money, maybe we're ragged and funny"
    $2000 19
Because it's just over the border, the Scottish town of this green became popular with eloping English couples
    $2000 28
Australia's western Outback consists mostly of 3 deserts: the Gibson, the Great Sandy & the Great this

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Aaron Eddie Kathy
$19,200 $600 $21,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

AUTHORS
His multi-novel series is based on Robert Browning's poem "Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came"

Final scores:

Aaron Eddie Kathy
$21,199 $0 $38,398
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $38,398

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Aaron Eddie Kathy
$15,600 $600 $20,200
20 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
3 R,
2 W
25 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $36,400

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