Show #6903 - Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Catherine Hardee game 2.

Contestants

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Irv Murray, a software developer from Hartsdale, New York

Laura Dziorny, a lawyer and school district administrator from Charlestown, Massachusetts

Catherine Hardee, a hotel front desk clerk and recent college graduate from Kinston, North Carolina (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

UNTRUE DETECTIVE
2 PRESIDENTS, SAME LAST NAME
FORESTS
UNDER RHYMES
THAT OLD ____ MAGIC
WHAT GOOGLE IS DOING
    $200 16
This '80s title P.I. referred to McGarrett & the Five-O unit as if they were still working
    $200 1
They were both born in the 18th century
    $200 6
The Potomac River has its headwaters in this state's Potomac State Forest
    $200 23
A goofy mistake
    $200 7
Traditional nocturnal gathering of coven members, not always on the 7th day:
witches' ____
    $200 21
In 2004 Google acquired Keyhole, a digital mapping company that would later become Google this
    $400 17
Step back outside yourself & you'll see, now & always, he was Rust Cohle in "True Detective"; you want more, get a warrant
    DD: $1,000 2
They were separated by only one other president
    $400 12
This European country's Sonian Forest is flanked by the towns of Tervuren & Waterloo
    $400 24
OKC in the NBA
    $400 8
An Ancient Egyptian collection of mortuary spells:
The Book of the ____
    $400 22
No longer in the back pocket, this Google feature that helps in-store or online purchases was unveiled in 2011
    $600 18
Pre-007, this actor was a figment of Stephanie Zimbalist's imagination as Remington Steele
    $600 3
Both became president unexpectedly
    $600 13
The forest around this Ukrainian nuclear plant is still unsafe for humans, but teems with possibly mutant wild boars
    $600 25
The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus was an ancient one
    $600 9
Conjurer's invocation perhaps derived from the sacramental blessing "hoc est corpus meum":
____ ____
    $600 28
Just say "OK" to this wearable product & it'll send a message, give directions or record your neighbor
    $800 19
BBC America describes this Idris Elba character as "passionate, committed and just on the right side of ruthless"
    $800 4
Grandfather & grandson
    $800 14
A 2-foot species of giant earthworm is native to this forest in southwest Germany
    $800 26
A needy cause's bankroller
    $800 10
"Starry" term for an out-of-body experience:
____ projection
    $800 29
This browser introduced in 2008 was given a name associated with shiny, fast cars
    $1000 20
Vic Mackey on this FX show could be described as passionate, committed & just on the wrong side of ruthless
    $1000 5
They were fifth cousins
    $1000 15
The Dixie National Forest is not in the Deep South but in this western state, between St. George & Teasdale
    $1000 27
To be "torn" this way is to be pulled apart
    $1000 11
19th century New Orleans voodoo queen:
Marie ____
    $1000 30
In 2013 Time put Google on the cover for the company's new effort to extend this... indefinitely?

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

Catherine Laura Irv
$2,600 $4,800 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Catherine Laura Irv
$7,400 $6,000 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

WORLD FLAGS
PLAY BILL
ART ROCKERS
CROSSWORD CLUES "X"
AMERICAN LITERATURE
WHAT GOOGLE COULD BE DOING
    $400 2
The 2 triangles of Nepal's flag symbolize these mountains
    $400 1
In 2014 this science guy held a live broadcast debate with a creationism guy
    $400 26
His paintings include "John's Room" & "Yellow Linda with Piano"
    $400 7
Document management company, formerly Haloid
(5)
    $400 16
A poem of his says grass is "the beautiful uncut hair of graves"
    $400 21
How about earthquake prediction? FYI, Mountain View is on the Monte Vista one of these
    $800 3
The design in the center of Iran's flag can be read as a rendition of this Arabic name
    $800 12
If Barack Obama wanted a ringer on his basketball team, he'd choose this former Knick who also played in the Senate
    $800 27
The artsy side of Dee Dee from this punk quartet includes a portrait of his bandmate Johnny
    $800 8
Gas used in headlights
(5)
    $800 17
This Poe story tells of a prisoner's torture during the Spanish Inquisition
    $800 22
This virus named for a river in the Congo Basin has up to 90% mortality & there's--hint hint--no vaccine
    $1200 4
Aka the Crux, this constellation is depicted on Brazil's flag
    $1200 13
This folklore cowboy rode a cyclone that created the Grand Canyon & his fall created Death Valley
    $1200 28
A sketch by this brilliant but troubled '60s singer is inscribed "a girl who looks ...like me (she has a fat face)"
    $1200 9
Founder of the extra-ability X-Men
(6)
    $1200 18
The "winner" of the title event of this Shirley Jackson story is stoned to death
    $1200 23
Gov. Snyder of this Midwest state where Larry Page was born is trying to reverse a trend of population loss
    $1600 5
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows three flags on the monitor.) Not knowing flags can cause a diplomatic flap. Invert Poland's flag, & it looks not only like that of Monaco, but also like the flag of this Asian island country
    $1600 14
This journalist is not "now" on PBS, but you can see him "& company" on New York's WNET
    $1600 29
A painting by Kiss guitarist Paul Stanley is titled this "Power"--he often has one painted on his face
    $1600 10
Palindromic pharmaceutical
(5)
    DD: $3,000 19
In 1830 he had 5 tales & sketches published in the Salem Gazette
    $1600 24
This 7-letter "easily split" type of material needs to be secured from nuclear terrorists, like, now
    $2000 6
The flag of Albania depicts this bird, double-headed
    DD: $3,000 15
This former education secretary & drug czar often speaks out for traditional values
    $2000 30
This female singer's works include a white rabbit seated at a red piano
    $2000 11
Chinese chief Jinping
(2)
    $2000 20
This 1882 story by Frank Stockton leaves its title question unanswered
    $2000 25
This food made from the flint variety is always getting stuck between teeth, & Google has no fix

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Catherine Laura Irv
$17,600 $9,600 $9,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

ALLITERATION
This metaphor used by Shakespeare & Coleridge to denote an ending is based on a legend that never really happens in nature

Final scores:

Catherine Laura Irv
$15,599 $2,600 $800
2-day champion: $28,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Catherine Laura Irv
$16,200 $9,600 $8,200
23 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
16 R,
1 W
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $34,000

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