Show #6751 - Monday, January 13, 2014

Contestants

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Matthew Linnabary, a phlebotomist from Wichita, Kansas

Miriam Musco, a children's museum education manager from Freeville, New York

Michelle DeGrothy, a Navy helicopter pilot from Neptune Beach, Florida (whose 1-day cash winnings total $13,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

EUROPEAN CAPITALS
AS THE TITLE CHARACTER'S WIFE
CADILLACS
WHAT ARE YOU AFRAID OF?
"B" ABBREVIATIONS
VALLEY FORGE
(Jimmy: --how the endurance of Washington's army made this winter encampment a turning point of the Revolutionary War.)
    $200 1
It has sprouts named for it
    $200 6
This actress ties the knot with "Forrest Gump"
    $200 17
He originally ran what became Cadillac, before taking his crazy assembly-line ideas elsewhere
    $200 7
Pyrophobia
    $200 9
bp
(a cooking or chemistry indication)
    $200 24
(Kelly of the Clue Crew presents the clue from Valley Forge Nat'l Historical Park in Pennsylvania.) One of the problems at Valley Forge was the inaction of this body, then meeting not far away at York, which failed to provide even shirts & blankets despite Washington's desperate letters
    $400 2
You can see the two major airports, but fog obscures the lights of these surrounding suburbs of this city
    $400 8
She completes "Jerry Maguire"
    $400 18
This sporty Caddy "Coupe" with a name meaning "of the town" was introduced in 1949
    $400 14
Xenophobia
    $400 10
BA
(important for a hitter)
    $400 27
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents the clue from Valley Forge Nat'l Historical Park in Pennsylvania.) At Valley Forge, both Washington & his men were indebted to this French marquis who used his own money to clothe soldiers & help defeat a plot to remove Washington from command
    $600 3
This capital is divided into 18 districts including Wlochy, Bialoleka & Srodmiescie
    $600 11
Kelsey Scott plays Anne, wife of Solomon Northup, a free black man who's enslaved for more than a decade in this film
    $600 19
Rolled out in 1998, it was Cadillac's first luxury SUV
    $600 15
Wiccaphobia
    $600 16
BLM
(a government agency)
    $600 28
(Kelly of the Clue Crew presents the clue from Valley Forge Nat'l Historical Park in Pennsylvania.) After British victories at Brandywine & Germantown, the British went on to a comfy winter in Philadelphia; Washington retreated with 10,000 troops to camp at Valley Forge along this river that could be used as a defensive boundary
    $800 4
This capital of Bosnia was once ruled by the Ottoman Empire, & its name is from a Turkish word for a palace
    $800 12
This singer plays the Mrs. in "The People vs. Larry Flynt"
    $800 20
The ill-fated Cimarron, a 1980s "economy model", was the first Cadillac since 1914 with only this many engine cylinders
    $800 25
Philophobia
    $800 22
.bw
(an Internet country code in Africa)
    $800 29
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents the clue from Valley Forge Nat'l Historical Park in Pennsylvania.) One of the great feats in military history was the training at Valley Forge, turning a ragtag army into a professional fighting force; the architect of the training was this Prussian who didn't even speak English
    $1000 5
This Mediterranean island's capital Valletta was planned by the Knights of St. John in the 16th century
    $1000 13
In "Malcolm X" she was Mrs. X, Betty Shabazz
    $1000 21
This top-of-the-line Caddie convertible was designed for the company's 1952 "golden" anniversary--si?
    DD: $600 26
Selenophobia
    $1000 23
BAFO
(an ultimatum in real estate)

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

Michelle Miriam Matthew
$5,000 $400 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Miriam Matthew
$7,800 -$800 -$800

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE MOOR YOU KNOW
FROM PAGE TO STAGE
CHEMISTRY
RELIGIOUS MATTERS
TV DAVIDS
TO "EACH" HIS "OWN"
    $400 2
According to the Shakespeare title, Othello is "The Moor of" this place
    $400 1
Seeing the Artful Dodger sing on stage made lyricist Alain Boublil think of turning this Victor Hugo novel into a musical
    $400 3
On this scale, battery acid is listed as a 1, lye as a 14
    $400 12
From the Aramaic for "my father", it's the title of the superior of a monastery
    $400 17
He was nominated for a supporting actor Emmy for each of the 11 years that he played Frasier's brother Niles
    $400 21
To accuse an official of misconduct before an appropriate tribunal
    $800 8
Bizet based this opera about a tempestuous gypsy girl on a novella by Prosper Merimee
    $800 4
This 2nd-lightest gas is the only element that can't be solidified by cooling at normal atmospheric pressure
    $800 13
Muslims believe that this angel revealed the Koran to the prophet Muhammad over a 22-year period
    $800 18
He played a DEA agent on "Twin Peaks" & later had a good time on "Californication"
    $800 22
To make whiter chemically
    DD: $1,000 9
Gosh darn it! Douglass Wallop's "The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant" hit a home run as this musical
    $1200 5
Increasing the percentage of U-235 in a sample of uranium is called this process; Iran says it has the right to do it
    $1200 14
The name of Kung Fu Tzu, founder of a way of thought often termed a religion, was westernized to this
    $1200 19
This TV host is anything but wooden; in fact, he's depicted in Legos
    $1200 23
Deny connection with, as with an heir
    $1600 28
This Spanish word for Moor is used of a Muslim people of the Philippines with a separatist National Liberation Front
    $1600 10
If "Memory" serves me, this Broadway musical was based on a 1939 book of humorous verse
    $1600 6
Creating modern electronics depended largely on doping, adding impurities to pure silicon to increase this quality
    DD: $1,000 15
In 1536 this French reformer moved to Geneva, which became the center for his form of Protestantism
    $1600 20
He has a lot of practice creating TV shows, like "Ally McBeal" & "The Practice"
    $1600 24
Blackbeard's real last name
    $2000 27
It's said that in 1492 deposed ruler Boabdil glanced at Granada one final time, known as "the Moor's last" this
    $2000 11
Massenet's tragic opera "Werther" was based on this longer-titled 18th century coming-of-age novel by Goethe
    $2000 7
The buckyball, a stable, spherical molecule of this element, occurs naturally in soot
    $2000 16
This 71-member religious council of ancient Judea could name political leaders & even declare war
    $2000 26
Seen here, he's really sunk his teeth into the role of an FBI agent
    $2000 25
Covered by adjacent tissues, especially referring to the toe

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Miriam Matthew
$12,200 $4,000 $4,400
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ASIAN NATIONS
Since 1991, it's the only former Communist nation to restore its monarchy, which it still has

Final scores:

Michelle Miriam Matthew
$12,200 $100 $799
2-day champion: $25,900 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Michelle Miriam Matthew
$12,800 $4,000 $5,200
25 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
4 W
7 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $22,000

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