Show #6527 - Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Contestants

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Michelle Souza, a costume designer from San Diego, California

Buddy Hammett, a customer service specialist from Douglasville, Georgia

Barbara Sheridan, an attorney and law clerk to a judge from Yonkers, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $17,999)

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Jeopardy! Round

IF THE SHOE FITS...
ART & ARTIST
THE "B" TEAM
WEIGHTS & MEASURES
NOUN; VERB
I'M DYING HERE!
    $200 6
The projections on golf shoes can be called cleats or these, also the name for very high heels that taper to a narrow base
    $200 1
Andrea del Sarto admired Leonardo, as you can see in this fresco by Andrea
    $200 11
This baseball team had a winning record all 13 years in Milwaukee but moved to Atlanta anyway
    $200 12
The standard size of this bundle of cotton is 54-55 inches long & 20-21 inches wide
    $200 14
A hand tool; to shape by repeated blows (possibly by using the tool)
    $200 26
In April 1616 Miguel de Cervantes stopped tilting at windmills in this capital city
    $400 7
This word for an onlooker is used for 2-tone shoes with a perforated design on the toe
    $400 2
Self-portraits by this Mexican artist include her "Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird"
    $400 22
In 2011 this team won its first Stanley Cup in 39 years
    $400 13
This cylindrical container holding cranberries is defined as having a circumference at the bulge of 58 1/2 inches
    $400 18
One of the 4 periods of the year; to spice up your food
    $400 27
In April 1616 Shakespeare shuffled off the ol' mortal coil in this hometown
    $600 8
These sandals were inspired by the footwear worn in the arena by ancient Romans
    $600 3
In Botticelli's "Birth of" her, the west wind is blowing the goddess toward us
    $600 23
This double-B team has gone 0-4 in Super Bowls
    $600 15
Many shot glasses are 1.5 ounces, but some bars use this "equine" shot, which is 1 ounce
    $600 19
A container for soup; to fire an employee
    $600 28
In 1954 Henri Matisse laid down his brushes in this French Riviera city that rhymes with his last name
    $800 9
The Beach Boys' "Surfin' U.S.A." mentions these leather-thonged sandals with a Spanish name
    DD: $1,000 4
In a 1972 documentary he said, "Brigid's been doing my paintings for the last 3 years"
    $800 24
They're Ohio's 2 NFL entries
    $800 16
Vitamins A, D & E are measured in IUs, short for these
    $800 20
A gourd eaten as a vegetable; to press into a flat mass
    $800 29
On Feb. 23, 1848 John Quincy Adams died in this building where he'd been working since 1831
    $1000 10
A Scottish castle gave its name to this basic style of Oxford shoes
    $1000 5
The portrait seen here by this 16th century artist is illustrative of the red pigments he favored
    $1000 25
It was Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's first pro team
    $1000 17
36 sections of land is equivalent to 1 of these, abbreviated TWP
    $1000 21
A law firm; to perform as a lawyer doing business
    $1000 30
In 1901 Verdi closed the score in this city that's home to La Scala opera house

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Barbara Buddy Michelle
-$2,000 $400 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Barbara Buddy Michelle
-$800 $5,400 $5,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

HERE COMES THE JUDGE
METALS
SONGS FOR YOUR CAT
ANCIENT HISTORY
"USE"FUL INFORMATION
LITERARY LAST LINES
    $400 1
In 1697 Judge Samuel Sewall publicly apologized for his role in the witchcraft trials held in this city
    $400 7
The Latin name of this precious metal is argentum
    $400 14
Anything by this singer because she thanked her cat Kitty Purry in the credits of her 2008 debut album "One of the Boys"
    $400 19
Much of what is known about Babylonian society comes from this 18th century B.C. king's code
    $400 26
A goddess or a regular person who inspires a poet or artist
    $400 2
A mega-bestseller: "After all, tomorrow is another day"
    $800 3
He surprised many with his 2012 majority opinion upholding Obamacare
    $800 10
Clergyman William Gregor gets credit for the discovery, but it was chemist Martin Klaproth who named it for mythic giants
    $800 15
Woah, woah, woah, the cat can sing along to this, Tom Jones' second top 10 hit
    $800 20
Zeno got a parchment cut, went on without wincing & founded an Athens school promoting this philosophy
    $800 27
Line segment AC
    DD: $2,000 8
A children's classic: "I'm so glad to be at home again!"
    $1200 4
Judge John J. Sirica got the '70s case relating to no ordinary break-in, the one at this Washington, D.C. complex
    DD: $2,000 11
The name of this alkaline earth metal comes partly for "lime" (as in limestone)
    $1200 16
The cat is a fan of rockabilly, so play anything by this Brian Setzer trio, particularly its "Strut"
    $1200 21
Eleazar, from this family of Hanukkah heroes, perished when he stabbed a war elephant from underneath
    $1200 28
It's someone who lives alone, withdrawn from the world, like Howard Hughes in his later years
    $1200 9
A 1960 classic: "He would be there all night, and he would be there when Jem waked up in the morning"
    $1600 5
The presiding judge in the O.J. Simpson trial, he no longer has a nameplate on his courtroom door; thieves kept stealing it
    $1600 12
This element, the lightest of the metals, has a density that's about half that of water
    $1600 17
Before bed, the cat dreams big & puts on this Tokens classic also called "Wimoweh"
    $1600 24
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows us a map of ancient Italy.) Around 300 B.C. Rome controlled the area seen here. Within about 25 years it had conquered most of the Italian peninsula, including the Umbrians and these people occupying what is now Tuscany
    $1600 29
4-letter word for a crafty scheme or trick
    $1600 22
From Sinclair Lewis: "Dear Lord, thy work is but begun! We shall yet make these United States a moral nation!"
    $2000 6
In the Old West, he dispensed justice (& "ice cold beer") from the Jersey Lilly Saloon in Langtry, Texas
    $2000 13
Galvanizing is the process of coating one metal with a layer of this other metal, atomic number 30
    $2000 18
Kitty can't help but rock out when she hears Florence + the Machine belt out the hit called these "Are Over"
    $2000 25
This city whose name is Greek for "City of Persia" was the capital & ceremonial center of the Achaemenid empire
    $2000 30
It's French for a female singer
    $2000 23
A Virginia Woolf novel: "What is it that fills me with extraordinary excitement? It is Clarissa, he said, for there she was"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Barbara Buddy Michelle
$5,600 $12,200 $19,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

OFFICIAL COUNTRY NAMES
It's the only nation in the world that officially describes itself as a confederation

Final scores:

Barbara Buddy Michelle
$2 $6,601 $13,999
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $13,999

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Barbara Buddy Michelle
$5,400 $12,200 $21,200
12 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W
26 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $38,800

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