Show #6815 - Friday, April 11, 2014

Sandie Baker game 3.

Contestants

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Monique Aldred, a nanny originally from San Diego, California

Rebecca Baird, a college history teacher from Thousand Oaks, California

Sandie Baker, a translation coordinator from Eastpointe, Michigan (whose 2-day cash winnings total $44,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

SHAKESPEARE WITH SPOILER ALERTS
FASHION ABBREV.
BACK TO BASEBALL
U.S. PLACE NAMES
KNOW YOUR CAR
CHECK YOUR "OIL"
    $200 1
A soothsayer tells him to beware the ides of March; (spoiler alert) he doesn't & ends up on the pointy end of a knife
    $200 6
Clothes that are mass-produced in standard sizes are RTW, this
    $200 16
The 1962 "Lovable Losers" expansion team became the "Miracle" these by decade's end
    $200 18
This city northwest of Denver gets its name from the large rock formations in the area
    $200 23
You start your car with the help of a lead-acid reaction inside this auto part
    $200 11
The backwards movement of a gun after it's been fired
    $400 2
He loves Desdemona but (spoiler alert) smothers her, believing her unfaithful
    $400 7
Making trousers popular for women was a big contribution of this designer, YSL
    $400 17
All-time career strikeout leader among pitchers with 5,714
    $400 19
This inlet on Oahu was named for the gems once harvested there
    $400 24
Your heart has these; your car has intake & exhaust types that regulate the flow of vapour & gases in an engine
    $400 12
Hard work; it precedes "and trouble" in the title of a book about witches
    DD: $1,000 3
King Lear has 3 daughters; (spoiler alert) this youngest one lasts the longest but is finally hanged
    $600 8
LBD is short for this, a wardrobe staple in every woman's closet
    $600 28
In the 2013 world series this Boston slugger reached base 19 times in 25 plate appearances
    $600 20
3 states are named for British kings: North Carolina, South Carolina & this other southern state
    $600 25
Changing out this gasket that's used to seal an engine block can improve overall engine performance
    $600 13
That small, decorative lace mat under your crumpet
    $800 4
He starts off as a wide-eyed lover but (spoiler alert) kills some folks including Paris before dying
    $800 9
You get a fitted silhouette with the style called body-con, short for this
    $800 29
He was guilty of 1,406 stolen bases
    $800 21
Named for Ralph Edwards' old radio show, this New Mexico city is called "T or C" for short
    $800 26
Igniting the fuel mixture, these electrode-laden devices must be able to withstand very high temperatures
    $800 14
A curved wing acts as this, allowing the plane to rise
    $1000 5
(Spoiler alert) the reason there's no this king "Part 4" is he gets killed near the end of "Part 3"
    $1000 10
DVF is short for this fashion designer & her company
    $1000 30
In 1952 he replaced Joe DiMaggio as Yankee centerfielder
    $1000 22
Grant County, Kansas is named for President Grant, as is this county seat
    $1000 27
In this device that sits above the engine's combustion chambers, fuel is vaporized and mixed with air.
    $1000 15
Sounding like a cooking device, it refers to standard contract language

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

Sandie Rebecca Monique
$3,200 $2,000 -$400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sandie Rebecca Monique
$3,800 $4,200 -$1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

WELCOME TO NASHVILLE
BEASTLY RHYME TIME
WOMEN OF CHINESE DESCENT
HISTORIC BATTLES
THE CHARACTER SHALL REMAIN NAMELESS
SPOT ME
    $400 21
Let's hear it for Nashville's top attraction, this show (& venue) "that made country music famous"
    $400 3
An overweight long-tailed rodent
    $400 22
The host of "Big Brother"; she's also one of the gabby gals on "The Talk"
    $400 6
Francisco Pizarro's defeat of this empire at Cajamarca in 1532 led to the conquest of most of South America
    $400 11
"Fes" was a foreign exchange student with a real name too hard to say on this sitcom set in Wisconsin a few decades ago
    $400 16
These spots found on fair-skinned kids come in simple & sunburn types
    $800 27
(Kelly of the Clue Crew stands in front of a building in Nashville, Tennessee.) Nashville is nicknamed "the Athens of the South" & fittingly features a full-scale replica of this Athenian temple
    $800 4
A hoosegow for escargot
    $800 23
Andrea Jung revitalized this company that sells cosmetics through reps directly to the customer
    $800 7
At Zama in 202 B.C., he sent 80 elephants charging into Roman ranks but lost the battle
    $800 12
Amazon sells the "Man With No Name Trilogy" of '60s movies featuring this actor on the cover
    $800 17
Pips are spots on dice & these other gaming pieces that also start with "D"
    $1200 28
This Commodore's $1 million endowment to build a university in Nashville was his only major philanthropy
    $1200 5
A crow relative that's been sheared
    $1200 24
Elaine Chao, the 1st Asian-American woman in the Cabinet, improved overtime protection as Secretary of this
    $1200 8
In what's known as the Battle of this town, William defeated Harold II at Senlac Hill some 7 miles away
    $1200 13
We know this actor best as 007, but in "Layer Cake", he's nameless
    $1200 18
This visual oddity is found where the optic nerve joins the retina
    $1600 29
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a statue in Nashville, Tennessee.) Developing his shooting skills as a boy in rural Tennessee, this sergeant & World War I hero, honored by the Nashville statue seen here, was later played by Gary Cooper in the movies
    $1600 2
A pale & sickly cygnet
    DD: $2,500 25
One of Vogue's youngest fashion editors, she was inspired by her own marriage to design wedding gowns
    $1600 9
Mao Tse-tung's victory over this Nationalist Leader's army at Huai-hai in 1948 led to the Communist takeover of China
    $1600 14
River Song knows the real name of the main character on this series, but we don't; there have been 12 so far
    $1600 19
White spot disease, common among these creatures, is also called ich
    $2000 30
On Music Row, see where Elvis, Dolly Parton & Charley Pride all recorded in Studio B of this "initial" record label
    $2000 1
A bivalve monastery
    $2000 26
This architect & sculptor designed the Civil Rights Memorial as well as the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
    DD: $2,000 10
The U.S. Marines' 6-month battle for this island in the Solomons helped secure American air superiority in the Pacific
    $2000 15
Viggo Mortensen was simply "The Man" in this 2009 Cormac McCarthy post-apocalyptic film adaptation
    $2000 20
Neptune has a great dark spot & a small dark spot & both are "anti-" these weather phenomena

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sandie Rebecca Monique
$13,400 $11,800 $6,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

HISTORIC IRONY
Theodor Herzl was inspired to begin the work that's the foundation for modern Zionism by an opera by this composer

Final scores:

Sandie Rebecca Monique
$23,700 $23,600 $0
3-day champion: $68,600 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sandie Rebecca Monique
$14,400 $13,800 $5,800
20 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $34,000

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