Show #7022 - Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Contestants

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Mikki Gibson, a learning architect from Austin, Texas

Penny Reid, a newspaper copy editor from Bloomington, Indiana

Jen Jabaily Blackburn, an academic assistant from Northampton, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $19,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

CELEBRITY NAME RECOGNITION
TIME FOR ART
ON THE NOSE
CALIFORNIA, HERE YOU COME!
CLASSIC VIDEO GAMES
WORDS ABOUT WORDS
    $200 23
Steve Buscemi (yes, "boo-SEH-mee") played Atlantic City as Nucky Thompson on this HBO show
    $200 1
The age of the great cathedrals, about 1150 to 1250, helped form this architectural style
    $200 16
Though piercing wasn't common among them, the name of this Native American tribe means "pierced nose"
    $200 21
In 1959 Pat Brown added a pool to the governor's mansion in this city; as governor his son refused to live in the house
    $200 3
Try explaining to your kids how this 1972 4-letter arcade game from Atari was the coolest thing ever for a while
    $200 11
Change the first syllable in "denotation" to get this, for implied meaning
    $400 24
Amanda Seyfried's last name rhymes with "my bread", which is a factor in this 2012 pic with Amanda as Cosette
    $400 2
This 4-letter art movement began in Zurich in 1916
    $400 17
This phrase means to forcefully remind someone of what they've done wrong, much like how a puppy might be trained
    $400 22
Do you know the way to this city once big in fruit, now high on tech? Head to the southern end of I-280
    $400 4
Introduced in 1982, this sequel had as big an appetite as her male predecessor
    $400 12
If you say, "To slowly remember", you're doing this, leaving the verb all alone
    $600 25
It's Groening as in "raining" if you meet Matt, who co-created this show with roots in both 1999 & 2999
    $600 6
Op art--the term & the movement--came about in this decade
    $600 18
These are the 4 groups of air-filled chambers in the facial bones near the nose
    $600 5
He was a bouncing orange critter with a big nose & an asterisk in his name
    $600 13
When we say someone let out a stream of Anglo-Saxon words, we usually mean he used this type of word
    $800 26
We "sez" that the middle of Martin Scorsese's last name is not "sayz" & that he directed this 1973 Harvey Keitel "road" movie
    $800 7
This delicate style that evolved from the Baroque is linked in France with Louis XV (1710-1774)
    $800 19
In the movie "Foxcatcher", Steve Carell donned a prosthetic nose to play John of this wealthy family
    $800 9
Appropriately, the highest lance won in this classic game; less appropriately, there were flying ostriches
    $800 14
If the heroine of your 18th century romance novel says, "Text me", you've used this -ism
    $1000 8
When talking about great Trecento art, like the example seen here, Trecento means this period
    DD: $2,000 20
This creature seen here has quite the nose
    $1000 10
You had left, middle & right fire buttons in this game, also the name of a U.S. Army unit known as MICOM
    $1000 15
A group of words including a subject & a predicate constituting one unit of a compound sentence

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

Jen Penny Mikki
$1,200 $2,600 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jen Penny Mikki
$1,400 $6,600 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

ALL PRESIDENT NIXON'S MEN
TV SHOW SETTINGS
(Alex: We will give you the [*], you identify the series for us.)
ARCHAEOLOGY
FICTION
WE "CU"
EUROPE TO NO GOOD
    $400 26
Nixon had 2 Secretaries of State: William P. Rogers & this man, who kept the post after Ford took over
    $400 1
A federal penitentiary for women in Litchfield
    $400 21
This collection of nearly 1,000 religious texts was discovered beginning in 1947 at Qumran
    $400 6
This Aldous Huxley novel begins with a tour of the Fertilizing Room
    $400 11
Not always "Lean", it's a term for any style of cooking
    $400 16
Around 445 he killed his brother Bleda to become sole leader of the Huns
    $800 27
He wasn't a friendly ghost, but Nixon's head of Health, Education & Welfare & also Reagan's Sec. of Defense
    $800 2
Pawnee, Indiana
    $800 22
An ancient stile, or large slab, depicts this man, who laid down the law way back when
    $800 7
This 19th century author is known for rags to riches heroes such as Luke Larkin, ambitious boy janitor
    $800 12
A toll or duty, or a term for any convention of society
    $800 17
Certainly up to no good were Hitler & this Italian leader, pictured together in 1937
    $1200 28
Robert Abplanalp, a buddy who lent Nixon the money for the "Western White House", made a fortune with this type of spray can
    $1200 3
Stalag 13 (which really existed, but wasn't as funny)
    $1200 23
Art found in the Altamira cave in this country depicts wild animals from more than 20,000 years ago
    $1200 8
In 1960 Penguin Books took a risk & published the full text of this D.H. Lawrence novel in England
    $1200 13
Adjective for a building superintendent's duties
    $1200 18
For his preferred method of executing his enemies, Prince Vlad III of Walachia earned this nickname
    $1600 29
This member of the administration was the first man of Greek descent to serve as governor of an American state
    $1600 4
On Showtime, the E.R. of New York's All Saints Hospital
    $1600 24
The temple pyramid known as El Castillo dominates the ruins of a city on this peninsula
    DD: $2,000 9
The novel that inspired "Field of Dreams" grew out of the story "Shoeless Joe Jackson Comes to" this place
    $1600 14
This word for an unusual object of artistic value comes from a word that lost its "-sity"
    $1600 19
His failure to blow up Parliament is celebrated in Great Britain on November 5
    $2000 30
This man was a Secretary of the Treasury & also of Labor for Nixon; he later was Secretary of State for Reagan
    $2000 5
In the '90s the not-so-typical town of Rome, Wisconsin
    $2000 25
The mud of Novgorod has yielded hundreds of medieval letters on the bark of this tree, a Russian national symbol
    $2000 10
After the Archbishop of Canterbury told him a ghost story, Henry James was inspired to write this 1898 tale
    DD: $4,000 15
From the Latin, it means pertaining to the skin
    $2000 20
This friar who headed the Spanish Inquisition also persuaded Ferdinand & Isabella to expel the Jews

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jen Penny Mikki
$6,200 $26,200 $5,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NOBEL LAUREATES
He was the subject of a 2014 New York Times article headlined "A Pioneer as Elusive as His Particle"

Final scores:

Jen Penny Mikki
$10,401 $22,400 $10,398
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $22,400 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jen Penny Mikki
$6,200 $23,200 $4,800
12 R,
3 W
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $34,200

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