Show #6520 - Friday, January 11, 2013

Kristin Morgan game 3.

Contestants

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Frances Way, a math and drama teacher from Fort Collins, Colorado

Parker East, a performance artist from Tallahassee, Florida (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,799)

Kristin Morgan, a strategic analyst for NASA from Huntsville, Alabama (whose 2-day cash winnings total $13,499)

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Jeopardy! Round

BE SPECIFIC
REAL POWER PLAYERS
BODY PART-POURRI
BEGINS & ENDS WITH O
BIO PICKS
INTERNATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
    $200 16
Just "Rockefeller" isn't enough; we need the first name of Ford's veep
    $200 1
During the 2011 Davis Cup, Ivo Karlovic of Croatia delivered one of these at 156 miles per hour
    $200 11
My shoe and mouth each have one
    $200 6
To indulge in to excess
    $200 24
"Yesterday" & "Linda" are chapters in "Fab: An intimate life" of this man
    $200 30
The Kabul River rises in the Sanglakh Range in this country
    $400 19
Pappy van Winkle's Family Reserve isn't just "whisky"; it's Kentucky straight this
    $400 2
St. Louis' Busch Stadium used an oversized Band-Aid to cover the dent in an outfield sign made by a 1998 HR hit by him
    $400 12
Even one "for news" can get put "out of joint"
    $400 7
Margarine
    $400 25
"Radioactive", subtitled "A Tale Of Love & Fallout", tells the romantic story of this scientific pair
    $400 17
A gigantic vegetation-filled swamp known as al-suds chokes the Nile in this country
    $600 21
Pick a Baldwin, any Baldwin! Actually, pick this star of "The Usual Suspects" & "Celebrity Big Brother"
    $600 3
An announcer once described this 1960s Bears linebacker as "Moby Dick in a goldfish bowl"
    $600 13
It may be "club" or "trench"
    $600 8
I have a preposition for you--it means upon, or aware of a scheme
    $600 27
A book subtitled "The Richest Man In The World" profiles Carlos Slim of this country
    $600 18
Lines of latitude & longitude & a bumpier part defined by the Rockies form the borders of this Canadian province
    $800 22
You just said "uranium"-- we need this number isotope, the only naturally occurring fissile material
    $800 4
In 1979 NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka "Chocolate" this, shattered 2 backboards with his dunks
    $800 14
The tough outer layer of this organ is called the dura mater
    $800 9
This mint family herb should be stored in a cool, dark place for no more than 6 months
    DD: $2,600 28
"The Man Who Gave His Name To America" is the subtitle of a 2007 bio of this Italian
    $800 20
The Bohemian Massif occupies most of this republic
    $1000 23
"The Russo-Turkish War" won't do it; there have been a dozen--give us this 1853-1856 one
    $1000 5
With 69 knockouts, Roberto Duran earned the nickname "Manos de Piedra", meaning this
    $1000 15
Nora Ephron wrote the book "I Feel Bad About" this
    $1000 10
An extended musical composition for solo voices
    $1000 29
"Rebel From Main Street" tells the story of this American author & Nobel Prize winner
    $1000 26
Though called a "rio", or river, this body that divides Uruguay & Argentina is considered an estuary

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

Kristin Parker Frances
$3,200 $2,000 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kristin Parker Frances
$4,600 $5,400 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

"BE" SPECIFIC
(Alex: Those letters "BE" will come up in each correct response.)
THE KOREAN WAR
PRIVATE EYE Q
LATIN LEGALESE
ENDINGS ON TV
(Alex: We are going to introduce some famous entrepreneurs of the past who have ventured...)
INTO THE SHARK TANK
    $400 1
"Beauty is in the eye of" this onlooker
    $400 17
In September 1950 this general led the amphibious landing on Inchon; 7 months later, he was removed from command
    $400 7
This P.I. is Raymond Chandler's most famous creation
    $400 23
As opposed to caveat emptor, caveat venditor is this 4-word warning
    $400 6
Jimmy & Patricia on "The Walking Dead" succumbed to these risen beings
    $400 9
(Here with the clue is Robert Herjavec.) So you wanna build the 1st steel plants in the U.S. to use the Bessemer Steel-making Process? That's some bold 1870s thinking!
    $800 2
A novice or tyro
    $800 16
The Korean War was the first time that this type of aircraft was used to carry troops into combat
    $800 8
Here's our Kinsey Report:
This Sue Grafton private eye is ex-Santa Teresa P.D.
    DD: $1,600 24
Meaning "after the fact", this type of law retroactively makes an act criminal that was legal when committed
    $800 12
George Costanza's fiancée Susan was fatally poisoned doing this
    DD: $1,600 10
(With the clue, here's Lori Greiner.) Let me check the numbers for your box camera--film rolls for 100 exposures? OK...but isn't $25 a lot for consumers in 1888?
    $1200 3
Austin Powers knows it means to conduct oneself with propriety
    $1200 18
The U.S. Navy lost 5 ships in the war:
4 minesweepers & the Sarsi, one of these that tows larger vessels
    $1200 25
Animus testandi is the intention of making one of these documents
    $1200 13
Transport that ended the life of Charlie Harper of "Two and a Half Men"
    $1200 11
(Here's Mark Cuban.) You're a go-getter from Utah who's transmitted a 60-line image of a dollar sign--I like your style! I think this television thing might have a future...Partner!
    $1600 4
One-word term for a person looking for useful items on the shore
    $1600 19
Many jet dogfights took place in "MiG Alley" between the Yalu River & this North Korean capital
    $1600 26
"Ignorantia legis neminem excusat" translates to this saying
    $1600 14
Transport that ended the life of George O'Malley of "Grey's Anatomy"
    $1600 15
(Here's Robert Herjavec again.) OK, Cyrus--you got your patent in 1834; you sold 2 units in 1840 & 7 in 1842; sales are trending up; tell me why I shouldn't fear your reaper
    $2000 5
Verb meaning to give or spend with grumpy reluctance
    $2000 20
A Security Council resolution issued when the war began demanded the Communists retreat to this parallel
    $2000 22
Transport that ended the life of Eddie LeBec, Carla's hockey-playing hubby on "Cheers"
    $2000 21
(Here's Daymond John.) Board games aren't usually my thing, but you sold 40,000 copies of your "Checkered Game of Life" in your 1st year, during the Civil war? I'm in!

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kristin Parker Frances
$9,400 $7,400 $7,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

RIVERS
It's the world's longest river whose outflow is into an entirely inland body of water

Final scores:

Kristin Parker Frances
$3,999 $0 $2,000
3-day champion: $17,498 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kristin Parker Frances
$10,200 $5,600 $7,200
21 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
9 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $23,000

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