Show #6864 - Thursday, June 19, 2014

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Angie Rasmussen, a virologist from Seattle, Washington

Brian Keele, an architectural project manager from Atlanta, Georgia

Troy Senik, a newspaper columnist from Westlake Village, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $28,700)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

THE BOOK OF MORMONS
QUIRKY NEWS
SPACED OUT
A SOFT TOUCH
PLACES IN COLORADO
ANGELS & DEMONS
    $200 16
This vampire romance novelist whose books have sold more than 100 million copies worldwide
    $200 1
On New Year's Eve, Elizabethtown, Penn. drops a giant M&M while the town of Hershey drops a 7-foot tall one of these candies
    $200 17
Our galaxy contains hundreds of billions of them, but only about 3,000 are visible to the naked eye
    $200 22
"Do not go" this "into that good night"
    $200 6
You can tour the U.S. mint in this Colorado city
    $200 11
A song standard says, "I should hate you, but I guess I love you, you've got me in between the devil and" this
    $400 18
This man who succeeded Jane Swift as governor of Massachusetts in 2003
    $400 2
A game design professor played this classic Atari game on the side of a skyscraper in 2013, setting a world record
    $400 27
In 1964, to one-up this new U.S. program, the USSR, crammed 3 men into Voskhod 1 with no room even to wear space suits
    $400 23
Woolite has a version "specially formulated to take care of" this type of garment
    $400 7
The main campus of the University of Colorado is in this "rocking" city
    $400 12
Must've been the ultimate bad hair day when this one-named singer/songwriter got a "Devil's Haircut"
    $600 19
Self-help author & guru Stephen Covey, who penned the highly successful "7 habits of" this group of folks
    $600 3
Parishioners in Frederick, Maryland were attacked by these--the birds, not the bourbon brand
    $600 28
In 1929 Edwin Hubble discovered this colorful "shift" could be used to estimate galactic distances from Earth
    $600 24
Moderate in force, like certain winds, or in Britain, a beer with a blander taste than bitter
    $600 8
This brewery had a "golden" beginning in 1873 in the city of that name
    $600 13
This Stones song asks, "Who killed the Kennedys?" & answers, "After all, it was you and me"
    $800 20
This quarterback who played for BYU & was the NFL's player of the year in 1992 & 1994
    $800 4
A religious Kentucky cross country runner dropped out of a race when she was assigned this 3-digit bib number
    $800 25
From the Latin lenis, "soft", it means tolerant or permissive, say, with your kids
    DD: $1,000 9
This city of 95,000 people is named for a New York Tribune editor
    $800 14
At home games of the Los Angeles Angels, this top 20 hit by Train accompanies a tribute video of past players
    $1000 21
This former representative & current senior senator from Nevada
    $1000 5
Some ATMs in London offer service in this type of slang; you can withdraw "sausage & mash"
    $1000 26
A railroad car attached to steam locomotives to carry fuel & water
    $1000 10
This "grand" city is named for its location at the confluence of 2 rivers
    $1000 15
This U2 song is a tribute to Billie Holiday

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

Troy Brian Angie
$4,600 $0 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Troy Brian Angie
$6,400 -$400 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

AN IMMODEST PROPOSAL
(Alex: You folks have to identify the man proposing.)
LITERARY GEMS
MOVIEMAKERS
'80s FASHION
PUT ON YOUR NEON
& SPAN "D_X"
(Alex: Each correct response will begin with a "D" and end with an "X".)
    $400 13
Marilyn, I think what was lacking in your marriage to that baseball guy was a Pulitzer, & I have one of those! So whaddya say?
    $400 30
Part of a series:
"The ____ City of Oz"
    $400 8
As supervising director on this 1937 film, David Hand had trouble getting Grumpy to be grumpy enough
    $400 1
White suits with pastel T-shirts... oh, thank you, this 1984 to 1989 NBC drama
    $400 6
It's the city of light seen here
    $400 18
A house with 2 living units, or an apartment with 2 floors
    $800 14
Imelda, you're a 1950s Manila beauty queen! Nice! But marry me & be my first lady (& you'll get shoes! lots of shoes!)
    $800 24
Steinbeck:
"The ____"
    $800 9
Ridley's brother, this late director delivered lots of action from "Top Gun" to "Man on Fire"
    $800 2
The 1880s saw the popularity of this "bootylicious" pad worn under the back of a skirt--talk about hustle & this!
    $800 7
You'll see the sign here in Seligman, not Flagstaff or Winona in this state
    $800 19
Type of treatment to help someone recover from drug or alcohol abuse
    $1200 15
Sorry about your hubby Marcellus' death, Octavia! But it's 40 B.C. & I love Y--no, I'm not into Egyptian girls. Why?
    $1200 23
"Push" by ____
(pen name of Ramona Lofton)
    DD: $2,000 10
O this director of "Trainspotting" & "Slumdog Millionaire", the pipes, the pipes are calling
    $1200 3
Elle magazine said timepieces from this "S"wiss brand "were on everyone's wrists in the '80s"
    $1200 29
Welcome to Brighton Sussex, a seaside resort on this body of water
    $1200 26
Numerical 2-word term for getting rid of something, perhaps by sending it to Davy Jones' locker
    $1600 16
Mary, in 1936, I wanna make you wife number 2! I'm gonna unearth the world for you in East Africa!
    $1600 22
A Leon Uris thriller, the basis for a Hitchcock film:
"____"
    $1600 11
A Producers Guild Producer of the Year award is named for this end-of-the-alphabet 20th Century Fox giant
    $1600 4
In the 1680s both men & women warmed their hands in this tubular accessory open at both ends
    $1600 28
The Rainbow Room on the 65th floor at this address is set to reopen in 2014; maybe Tina Fey will be up there
    $1600 27
U.S. patent 4194846 is for this kind of printer
    $2000 17
'Cilla Mullins, it's the 17th c., baby, & I'm speaking for myself. Come on, li'l mama! We'll have 11 kids & make Plymouth rock!
    $2000 21
By Rita Mae Brown:
"____fruit Jungle"
    $2000 12
He's the co-creator of TV's "Jackass" as well as the director of "Her" & "Being John Malkovich"
    $2000 5
We wish you could feel Dudley Moore's velvety pullover in this fabric, big in the 1980s
    $2000 25
If you see the neon sign here, you're near the waterfront in this U.S. city
    DD: $5,600 20
This 2-word term for a spiral shape dates to 1954

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Troy Brian Angie
$16,000 $6,400 $15,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
Founded in 1908, this big company was removed from the S&P 500 in 2009 after filing for bankruptcy but returned in 2013

Final scores:

Troy Brian Angie
$500 $12,700 $200
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $12,700 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Troy Brian Angie
$16,000 $9,400 $11,600
22 R,
2 W
13 R,
7 W
(including 2 DDs)
14 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $37,000

[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.