Show #6419 - Thursday, July 12, 2012

Contestants

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Tracey Rhys, a technology trainer from New York, New York

Laura Sikes Jambon, a graduate student of American history from Rochester, New York

A.J. Motley, a student of diagnostic sonography from Wylie, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,801)

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Jeopardy! Round

30 ROCK
LET'S EAT THAI
8-LETTER CROSSWORD CLUES "P"
I'M JUST SWAMPED!
NOT SO GAY PAREE
ELECTION YEAR BEFORE & AFTER
    $200 2
The daughter of this "30 Rock" creator inspired a catchphrase for Liz Lemon: "I want to go to there"
    $200 1
Pad Thai is a popular dish consisting of the rice type of these, pan fried with egg, shrimp & tofu
    $200 8
Gruel for Goldilocks
    $200 21
Most of the small islands in Botswana's Okavango Swamp were formed by mounds built by these insects
    $200 16
One of these was erected in the Place de la Revolution in 1793, & soon heads were rolling
    $200 28
Spokesclown for the Golden Arches who flirts with running for president & hosts "The Celebrity Apprentice"
    $400 3
Jack Donaghy, played by this man, was "working the dayshift at that graveyard & the graveyard shift at that Days Inn"
    $400 4
A basic ingredient in Thai cuisine is prik kee noo, a small, spicy one of these named for its resemblance to a mouse dropping
    $400 9
It "makes perfect"
    $400 22
This 700-sq.-mile Georgia-Florida swamp is a critical habitat for the Florida black bear
    $400 17
Led by Siegfried, an army of these northern invaders sailed up the Seine & besieged Paris in 885
    $600 11
This star of "TGS" had a novelty song, "Werewolf Bar Mitzvah": "Boys becoming men, men becoming wolves"
    $600 5
One of Thailand's most famous dishes is tom yum goong, a type of this made with shrimp
    $600 10
The Garden of Eden
    $600 23
Sudan's Sudd Swamp along the White branch of this river is dominated by swamp grasses & papyrus
    $600 18
In the 3rd century Barbarians wiped out Roman Paris; the people fled to what's now this Seine ile crossed by the Pont Neuf
    $600 29
Paul Reubens' childlike (& childish) alter ego who once ran Godfather's Pizza
    $800 12
This NBC page said, "Miss Lemon, your eyes look like my uncle's after he would drink from the air conditioner"
    $800 6
In names of Thai food dishes, "jade" & "ruby" refer to green & red types of this sauce mixed with coconut milk
    $800 15
Side by side
    $800 24
Honey Island Swamp in this state's St. Tammany Parish is said to be home to a 7-foot-tall swamp monster
    DD: $800 19
In his 52 B.C. "Commentaries", he wrote that the Parisii burned their town rather than surrender to him
    $800 27
"Macbeth" witches' potion ingredient that drafted the "Contract with America"
    $1000 13
He was "Bourne" to guest as Carol, a pilot who--unlike Sully--doesn't "hit birds. Where's my ticket to the Grammys?"
    $1000 7
Used as a condiment, nam pla is a type of sauce made from fermented these
    $1000 14
Golden horse
    $1000 25
Once home to runaway slaves, this "Great" swamp in Va. & N.C. appears in Harriet Beecher Stowe's "Dred"
    $1000 20
In the 1572 St. Bartholomew's Day massacre, Paris' Catholics killed thousands of these French Protestants
    $1000 26
National Wildlife Federation's magazine for kids that's a conservative ex-senator from Pennsylvania

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

A.J. Laura Tracey
$2,400 $3,400 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

A.J. Laura Tracey
$5,200 $5,000 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

30s ROCK
NIXON'S ENEMIES LIST
HOW NOVEL!
DON'T MESS WITH TAXES
THE TELL-TALE HEART
"OGRAPHY"
    $400 2
The opening track on his 1966 album "Blonde on Blonde" is "Rainy Day Women #12 & 35"
    $400 7
One enemy was Hollywood executive Arnold Picker of U.A., this movie studio
    $400 1
This tax placed on expensive items such as yachts & precious stones can also be found in the game of Monopoly
    $400 13
Arrhythmia of the heart may be diagnosed by an EKG, short for one of these
    $400 15
The composition & arrangement of dancing
    $800 3
This Commodores hit marvels, "36-24-36, what a winning hand!"
    $800 8
This flamboyant New York Jets quarterback made the list
    $800 26
"It was one of the worst schools I ever went to. It was full of phonies"
    $800 12
In 1789 the First Congress passed a law setting up these, placed on goods imported into the United States
    $800 14
Atherosclerosis, the buildup of plaque on the walls of these blood vessels, has no symptoms until it's advanced
    $800 19
The study of the physical & biological aspects of the seas
    $1200 4
"Caught Up In You" was a No. 1 mainstream hit (though ironically not with a bullet) for this Southern rock group
    $1200 9
Reporter James Reston of The New York Times was on the list, along with Stanley Karnow of this D.C. paper
    $1200 25
"Prisoners of war from many lands came together that morning at such and such a place in Dresden"
    $1200 16
One of the most common symptoms of a heart attack is this discomfort in the chest, from the Greek for "strangling"
    $1200 20
The art of motion-picture photography
    $1600 5
30STM is short for this band fronted by Jared Leto
    $1600 10
Maxwell Dane made it for helping create ads that defeated this 1964 GOP presidential nominee
    $1600 24
"The answer to the great question... of life, the universe and everything... is... forty two"
    $1600 17
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows an anatomical animation on the monitor.) Palpitations accompanied by dizziness & shortness of breath may indicate a problem with these parts of the heart, such as the aortic & pulmonary ones, that permit blood flow in only one direction
    $1600 21
The art & profession of making maps
    $2000 6
Track 34 on this band's "Under the Table and Dreaming" is cleverly titled "#34"
    $2000 11
You just knew this Oscar-winning actress who took an infamous trip to Asia in 1972 would be on the list
    DD: $8,600 23
"If this alleged report is true, that is the last of Roy Hobbs in organized baseball"
    $2000 27
This term for a tax placed on property is Latin for "according to value", which is how it's assessed
    DD: $1,600 18
An irregular heartbeat may be caused by an imbalance of these ions that conduct current, such as sodium
    $2000 22
The sociological study of populations

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

A.J. Laura Tracey
$22,400 $17,600 $1,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE UNITED NATIONS
Of the 6 official languages used at the U.N., this one is the last alphabetically

Final scores:

A.J. Laura Tracey
$35,201 $31,600 $2,200
2-day champion: $56,002 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

A.J. Laura Tracey
$22,800 $11,000 $1,200
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
6 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $35,000

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