Show #7056 - Monday, April 27, 2015

Greg Seroka game 3.

Contestants

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Tim Giauque, a mechanical design engineer from Waynesboro, Pennsylvania

Ann Marie Senter, a financial services officer from Raleigh, North Carolina

Greg Seroka, a chef from Steamboat Springs, Colorado (whose 2-day cash winnings total $60,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE VIETNAM WAR
POP CULTURE STUPID ANSWERS
WHICH STATE?
-ISMs
BREAKFAST CEREALS
FROM THE FRENCH
    $200 21
The film "Last Days in Vietnam" details the fall of Saigon & the too-long-delayed evacuation of this facility
    $200 1
This 2002 film was an adaptation of Susan Orlean's book "The Orchid Thief"
    $200 22
Grows the most potatoes
    $200 7
Renoir & Monet were part of the 1874 exhibition of this artistic movement
    $200 15
This cereal's flavors include Honey Nut & Honey Nut Medley Crunch
    $200 6
This adjective for a certain Himalayan snowman comes from the French
    $400 27
A key U.S. aim was winning Vietnamese "Hearts and" these, the title of an Oscar-winning documentary opposing the war
    $400 2
In 1983 & again in 1999, Prince had a Top 40 hit with this song
    $400 23
Is the only one with a one-syllable name
    DD: $1,000 8
In the "Italian Encyclopedia", Mussolini defined it as repudiating pacifism
    $400 16
The mascot for this cereal lives on the S.S. Guppy
    $400 12
The name of this weed means "lion's tooth", referring to its toothed leaves
    $600 28
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) The 1968 assault shown here is called this, after its namesake holiday; attacks ranged from Khe Sanh down to Saigon & Vinh Loi
    $600 3
When he's rapping, Oscar winner Lonnie Lynn is more commonly known by this one-word name
    $600 24
Is nicknamed "Empire State of the South"
    $600 9
To keep an industry safe from foreign competition, the government might impose quotas or tariffs, examples of this -ism
    $600 17
You don't have to make your own snack mix with this cereal; you can buy bags of its Bold Party Blend or Muddy Buddies
    $600 13
Old French gives us this word for a winner of a competition, like certain show dogs
    $800 29
This alphanumeric weapon became the standard U.S. infantry rifle in 1967
    $800 4
"A Captain's Duty", a memoir by Richard Phillips, was the basis for this 2013 movie
    $800 25
Is home to Foxwoods, one of the largest resort casinos in North America
    $800 10
Novelist Israel Zangwill was an early leader of this back-to-Palestine movement
    $800 18
This Kellogg's cereal encourages you to "Show your stripes"
    $800 14
French for "song for dancing" gives us this word for a type of sentimental or romantic song
    $1000 30
The first two names inscribed on the Memorial were not combat soldiers but military these, helping the South Vietnamese
    $1000 5
Their country music hits include "My Home's In Alabama" & "Tennessee River"
    $1000 26
Calls "Hang On Sloopy" its official rock song
    $1000 11
Repeated or habitual relapse into crime
    $1000 19
In the name of a General Mills cereal introduced in 1984, this other breakfast food precedes "Crunch"
    $1000 20
This word for a sharp satire comes from the French, not from Harvard

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

Greg Ann Marie Tim
$3,400 $1,000 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Greg Ann Marie Tim
$7,200 $2,000 $4,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

THRILLING MILLARD FILLMORE
(Alex: First time we've ever had that category.)
BOOKS & AUTHORS
WHIP SMART
ACTORS PLAYING ACTORS
"O_U"!
FROM THE GERMAN
    $400 26
Millard was born in this state's Finger Lakes region in 1800; in 1830 he moved to Buffalo
    $400 3
This Laura Hillenbrand bestseller is subtitled "A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption"
    $400 11
Britain's Army Act of 1881 banned the use of this numerical beast
    $400 2
Enter the "Dragon", Jason Scott Lee (no relation) as this martial arts legend
    $400 1
The Royal Hawaiian Hotel & the Turtle Bay Resort are on it
    $400 21
"I think that a woman as a chancellor can also serve as a good example", she said (aptly)
    $800 27
He alienated the north with his insistence on enforcement of this 1850 act that required the return of escapees
    $800 6
In 1994 she published a book for kiddies called "The Chinese Siamese Cat"
    $800 13
The crack of one of this country's long-handled stockwhips signaled the start of the 2000 Summer Olympics
    $800 17
In 2014 Nicole Kidman played her opposite Tim Roth as Prince Rainier
    $800 4
"And now" this 3-word phrase used by one reporter to hand a broadcast off to another
    $800 22
Around 1820 this towering composer said, "True art is selfish and perverse--it will not submit to the mold of flattery"
    $1200 28
In 1852 Fillmore sent a fleet of warships to this nation, forcing it to abandon its traditional isolationism
    $1200 7
In "Still Alice" by Lisa Genova, a 50-year-old college professor is diagnosed with this
    DD: $2,000 14
In 1999 this film character's whip joined his fedora & brown leather jacket in the Smithosonian
    $1200 18
Look, up on the screen! it's a bird! it's a plane! it's "Argo" man, this actor, as George Reeves in "hollywoodland"
    $1200 5
These 3 initials are popular in Columbus & Corvallis
    $1200 23
This TV "Runway" woman said, "I pretty much like everything that involves carbs... I like Big Macs, I like fries"
    DD: $2,600 29
Millard's 2 Secs. of State were both famous orators: Edward Everett & this man who beat the devil in a popular story
    $1600 8
A character known as Oliver Stone is the leader of the Camel Club in political thrillers by this former attorney
    $1600 15
Used by equestrians, this short whip with a popper instead of a lash will grow on you
    $1600 19
Swashbuckling Jude Law played swashbuckling Errol Flynn in this Howard Hughes biopic
    $1600 9
It's French for bird
    $1600 24
From this writer's "Tin Drum": "Even bad books are books and therefore sacred"
    $2000 30
Millard's wife died of pneumonia shortly after enduring the chilly inauguration of this man, his successor
    $2000 12
This Upton Sinclair novel with a 3-letter title was inspired by the Teapot Dome scandal
    $2000 16
Here's a "Q" for you: can you name this 5-letter whip with a short handle & braided lash?
    $2000 20
Martin Landau won an Oscar for his "Ed Wood" portrayal of this movie actor
    $2000 10
It's the capital of Burkina Faso
    $2000 25
This filmmaker who made Nazi propaganda said that when she met Hitler, "he seemed unexpectedly modest"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Greg Ann Marie Tim
$24,200 $800 $14,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

WEDDINGS
In April 2011 he married an heiress to the fortune of a company called Party Pieces

Final scores:

Greg Ann Marie Tim
$19,199 $1,595 $9,599
3-day champion: $79,800 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Greg Ann Marie Tim
$22,600 $800 $13,800
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
7 R,
3 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $37,200

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