Show #6972 - Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Vaughn Winchell game 3.

Contestants

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Dan Eling, a naval architect from Arlington, Virginia

Marcia Kuipers, an information systems analyst from Wayne, New Jersey

Vaughn Winchell, a stay-at-home dad and graduate student from Columbia, Maryland (whose 2-day cash winnings total $40,101)

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Jeopardy! Round

A CATEGORY WITH REVERENDS
(Alex: Not the OK Corral, but the...)
THE "OQ" CORRAL
RIBBONS
HISTORY
WRITTEN BY
THE WINNERS
    $200 1
"Just As I Am" is the autobiography of this evangelist
    $200 26
Balls of wood! Mallets! Anyone for this game?
    $200 21
Unable to find a store open to buy a printer ribbon in 1985, Tom Stemberg founded this office supply superstore
    $200 10
70 delegates were chosen for this 1787 gathering; 55 attended & 39 ended up signing
    $200 2
"Poems, Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect" were written by him
    $200 15
This team was the winner of the first Super Bowl
    $400 5
This 2-time presidential candidate established the National Rainbow Coalition in 1984
    $400 27
Someone trying to talk without moving his lips is probably practicing this
    $400 22
Pack your ribbons if you're competing in this sport, an Olympic medal event since 1984
    $400 11
Protests in the Philippines in 1986 drove this longtime leader into exile
    $400 3
The Dorlcote Mill is "The Mill on the Floss" in a book written by this woman
    $400 16
In 2013 Tony Hale won an Emmy as Gary Walsh, enabler to the politician Selina Meyer, on this HBO series
    $600 6
Joseph Simmons, aka Reverend Run, was a member of this pioneering rap group
    $600 28
In a play, it's an utterance by one talking to oneself
    $600 23
The Blue Ribbon Foundation raises funds for the grounds where this annual Iowa event takes place
    $600 12
In 2013 this Brazilian president was not happy that the U.S. was listening in on her phone calls
    $600 4
This Welsh poet wrote the play "Under Milk Wood"
    $600 17
With 22 & counting, this quartet has won more Grammys than any other rock group
    $800 7
Downy first name of Increase Mather's son, a New England Puritan & Congregational minister
    $800 29
This style got "high" in art, like the work seen here
    $800 24
The ribbon snake, which usually has 3 yellow stripes down its back, is a species of this commonest North American snake
    $800 13
She was the mother of England's Queen Elizabeth I
    $800 9
Of the 90 plays written by this ancient Greek, only 7 have survived intact, including the "Oresteia"
    DD: $1,200 18
It was the first sequel to win the Academy Award for Best Picture
    $1000 8
He hosts "Politics Nation" on MSNBC
    $1000 30
I "C" you know it means a conversational exchange
    $1000 25
With a 1,612-foot drop, Ribbon Fall in this national park is the tallest uninterrupted waterfall in the United States
    $1000 14
In 1867 Mutsuhito, known as this "M"peror, came to the throne & the modernization of Japan began
    $1000 20
This book written by Norman Mailer focused on condemned killer Gary Gilmore
    $1000 19
With a glam rock feel, this production won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical

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

Vaughn Marcia Dan
$3,400 $1,800 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Vaughn Marcia Dan
$4,400 $4,200 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

THINGS TO DO & SEE IN ISRAEL
THE LADIES WHO LAUNCH
NATIONALLY CLAIMED
EARTHLY QUOTES
11-LETTER WORDS
TELEVISION FOR SHORT
    $400 11
Armored vehicles from a 1948 Arab siege of this holy city, long left as rusty memorials, have moved to a national park
    $400 18
Tai chi was among the in-flight activities of Liu Yang, who in 2012 became this country's first female taikonaut
    $400 16
Commonly black & tan, this popular dog breed traces its origins to the city of Karlsruhe in 1899
    $400 6
Quoted as a Native American saying is "We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from" this group
    $400 23
In this game, players try to snap small disks into a cup by pressing them on the edge with a larger disk
    $400 1
"Asylum" & "Freak Show" are seasons of this show, "AHS" for short
    $800 12
First built in the 4th century, a church in Tabgha on the Sea of Galilee honors this culinary miracle of Matthew 14
    $800 19
Totally living up to her name, she made her second Shuttle flight in 1984 & used a remote arm to launch a satellite
    $800 17
It's the brass instrument heard here
    $800 7
From a popular Christmas carol:
These "bending near the Earth, to touch their harps of gold"
    $800 24
A pilot who, in the early days of aviation, would travel to towns & perform aerial stunts above local farm fields
    $800 2
The "H" in "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stands for this, also in the name of a Cabinet department
    $1200 13
In Tel Aviv, stop by Independence Hall on Rothschild Blvd., where this leader declared the state of Israel on May 14, 1948
    $1200 27
Kathryn Sullivan was the first U.S. woman to do this in space, for 3 1/2 hours in 1984
    $1200 20
Oi! The Adelaide Crows & the Sydney Swans are teams in this rugged sport
    $1200 8
This man in Memphis in 1968:
"I just want to do God's will. And he's allowed me to go up to the mountain"
    DD: $3,000 25
It's the term for someone who collects pieces of eight, Venetian ducats or Confederate half-dollars
    $1200 3
This celeb-obsessed show got its name from a "zone" with a 30-mile radius, used to monitor film shoots
    $1600 14
Head to the Negev Desert to see some of these mountain goats with back-curving horns in their native habitat
    DD: $200 29
Let's be clear--it's the last name of Shannon, inducted into the Astronaut Hall of Fame in 2014
    $1600 21
Shake vodka, Kahlua & light cream & strain over ice to make one of these
    $1600 9
Genesis 45:
"Ye shall eat" this "of the land"
    $1600 26
Meaning hidden or done in secret, this adjective is sometimes used to describe an illicit love affair
    $1600 4
On CBS "JAG" stood for this military investigation arm
    $2000 15
Try to catch the Israel Philharmonic led by this Bombay-born man, the orchestra's music director for life
    $2000 22
96th Street is the southern border of East Harlem, aka this
    $2000 10
"Everyone wants a piece of land. It's the only sure investment", writes Sam Shepard in his play "Curse of" this group
    $2000 28
It's the growing of grapes, especially for use in making wine
    $2000 5
"M.D." was in the full title of this show that hung up its stethoscope in 2012

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Vaughn Marcia Dan
$18,200 $13,200 $11,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ROYALTY
He was the last English monarch to die in battle

Final scores:

Vaughn Marcia Dan
$26,401 $23,700 $23,598
3-day champion: $66,502 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Vaughn Marcia Dan
$18,400 $11,400 $11,400
16 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $41,200

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