Show #6595 - Friday, April 26, 2013

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Jody Carlson, a paralegal from Fairfax, Virginia

John Leavy, a programmer from Austin, Texas

George McAleese, a political researcher from Washington, D.C. (whose 1-day cash winnings total $27,201)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

I HAVE ISSUES
ABBREV. TV
AIRLINES
EUROPEAN LIT
ELEMENTS IN THE HUMAN BODY
SOUNDS LIKE A CLASSIC ARCADE GAME
    $200 23
I never throw anything away; I've got what the Mayo Clinic calls "Compulsive" this "Syndrome"
    $200 1
Sitcom narrated through flashbacks from the future: "HIMYM"
    $200 6
Its loyalty program is called "AAdvantage"
    $200 9
This 1759 Voltaire work attacks optimism by putting the title trusting young man through misery
    $200 20
These 2 chemical elements make up 100% of a glass of water & 75% of the human body
    $200 14
They can be near-earth, Trojan, or main-belt
    $400 25
My favorite actor says I've been doing this, defined in California as willfully following & making a credible threat
    $400 2
Fashion rules from Stacy & Clinton: "WNTW"
    $400 7
Seen here is the logo of this airline that's been based in Chicago since the 1930s
    $400 10
Her diary was originally published in Dutch in 1947 as "Het Achterhuis"
    $400 21
As it makes up 18% of us, humans are described as life-forms "based" on this element
    $400 15
A tilting match
    $600 26
I'm an onychophagist, which means I do this, so you're safe--only my manicure is not
    $600 3
A competition: "SYTYCD"
    $600 8
One of its slogans was "We love to fly and it shows"
    $600 11
When he lashed Norwegian society in "A Doll's House", he had been in his homeland only once in 15 years
    $600 22
Your bones don't glow in the dark, but they do contain this "light-bringing" element that makes up 1% of you
    $600 16
Multisegmented predaceous arthropod
    $800 27
I've lost jobs by doing this, a verb meaning pretend to be sick
    $800 4
Miss J. Alexander prepped the beauties: "ANTM"
    $800 18
This airline began service to Houston & San Antonio from Dallas' Love Field on June 18, 1971
    $800 12
"Outpouring Of The Heart Of An Art-Loving Lay Brother" from 1797 is called the first German work in this movement
    $800 29
This essential mineral is the most abundant metal in your body
    $800 17
A medieval plate mail glove
    $1000 28
I'm so fanatical, I've been called this, named for a Judean sect that battled Rome
    $1000 5
Drama starring Jim Caviezel: "POI"
    $1000 19
Pilot Sully Sullenberger performed the "Miracle on the Hudson" while flying for this airline
    DD: $1,000 13
Yannis Ritsos' poetry collection "O Epitafios" was symbolically burned at the foot of this hill
    $1000 30
You contain copper, zinc & this metal, the most abundant element in our planet
    $1000 24
It precedes "of the faith" in a title used by British monarchs since the 1500s

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

George John Jody
$3,200 $3,400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

George John Jody
$5,000 $5,200 $4,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

ROME, IF YOU WANT TO
ODD WORDS
ON BROADWAY 1913
SINGLE NAMED SINGERS
NATIVE AMERICAN TRIBES
CAVES
    $400 1
3,000 Romans at a time could clean up in this facility named for Diocletian
    $400 3
To chirotonize is to exercise this democratic right
    $400 6
The fabulous Shubert theatre opened with British star Johnston Forbes-Robertson as this doomed Dane
    $400 27
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Robben Island in South Africa.) Nelson Mandela's prisoner number Here on Robben Island--46664--became the name of an HIV/AIDS charity & also the title of a fundraising song co-written by this U2 superstar
    $400 7
In the mid-1600s, the Iroquois nearly wiped out the Erie & this other tribe that shares its name with a Great Lake
    $400 14
The Waitomo caves on this country's North Island are lit by thousands of glowworms
    $800 2
Rome lies on both banks of this roughly 250-mile-long river
    $800 4
To "bury" this is to place an item of lesser significance first in an article
    $800 28
Playing at the Hippodrome, the musical "America" had a bizarre plot about stealing the plans to this 50-mile-long dig
    $800 8
This rapper has been called many things, but don't forget "Oscar winner" (for original song) for "8 Mile"
    $800 18
The Yankton & Oglala were members of this broad alliance of tribes
    $800 16
On December 2, 1929 a skull of this prehistoric man was discovered in Zhoukoudian Cave in China
    $1200 15
Nicola Salvi won a 1732 competition by designing this Baroque fountain; it took 30 years to complete
    $1200 5
A lazaretto is a hospital especially for these people
    $1200 25
"The Sunshine Girl" was a hit & popularized the turkey trot, a new one of these
    $1200 9
In 2010 this rocker wrote a theme song for the Minnesota Vikings; is that why he's so into purple?
    $1200 19
In 1957, a century after a series of wars against the U.S., this tribe from Florida regained Federal recognition
    $1200 26
The walls of Oklahoma's Alabaster Caverns are formed of this soft white mineral often used to make drywall
    $1600 17
The ruins of the Domus Aurea, this Emperor's "Golden House" built after the Great Fire, sit in a public park in Rome
    $1600 12
Those born under Jupiter's sign were supposed to be joyful & this word describing them is derived from Jupiter's alias
    $1600 24
Later to help establish sound in the movies, he had them rolling in the aisles starring in "The Honeymoon Express" in 1913
    $1600 10
"But we're never gonna survive, unless" you name this singer who went "Crazy" on Billboard's Top 40 in 1991
    DD: $2,000 20
Code talkers using the language of this Southwestern were involved in every U.S. Marine assault in the Pacific 1942-45
    $1600 29
During the War of 1812, this Kentucky cave was used to mine saltpeter for the making of gunpowder
    $2000 22
This Roman street that runs
from the Villa Borghese
to the Piazza Barberini
was portrayed
in "La Dolce vita"
    $2000 13
Put these 3 letters, meaning "mouth", in front of "-smacked" & you get a word meaning "flabbergasted"
    $2000 23
The sufferings of Suffragettes were spoofed at the New Amsterdam Theatre in the 1913 edition of these "Follies"
    $2000 11
In 1995 she sang "Army Of Me"--but really, when you wear a swan dress to the Oscars, that's what folks will remember
    $2000 21
The name "Comanche" comes from a word meaning "enemy" or "stranger" in the language of this 3-letter tribe
    DD: $3,000 30
The Republic of Georgia's Krubera Cave in this mountain system is the world's deepest at 7,188 feet

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

George John Jody
$18,000 $12,000 $14,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

GREAT NOVELS
A preface to this novel called it "rustic all through... Moorish, and wild, and knotty as the root of Heath"

Final scores:

George John Jody
$29,201 $23,000 $24,600
2-day champion: $56,402 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

George John Jody
$17,000 $12,000 $14,200
19 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $43,200

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.