Show #7116 - Monday, July 20, 2015

Scott Lord game 1.

Contestants

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Mary Ciconte, an executive administrator from Lombard, Illinois

Scott Lord, a construction attorney from Santa Monica, California

Jennifer Morrow, an editorial assistant from New York, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $37,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

4-SYLLABLE WORDS
AMERICAN LIT
SPORTS & SONG
"R"IVERS
YOUR NUMBER IS UP
HELP ME, DR. SPOCK!
(Alex: Quotes from Baby and Child Care by the celebrated doctor.)
    $200 16
It's a shape-shifting optical instrument with bits of glass at the end of a rotating tube
    $200 5
This 1966 Truman Capote book combined fiction with facts to tell about 2 drifters who murdered a Kansas family
    $200 9
Crowds singing this song at Dodger or Yankee Stadium omit the 1st verse, starting "Katie Casey was baseball mad"
    $200 6
This colorful river "of the South" runs from N.M. to the Gulf of Mexico; the one "of the North", from N.D. to Lake Winnipeg
    $200 21
Total number of stars on the U.S. flag in 1957
    $200 7
"The average baby gets his first" this "around 7 months" & 20 of them by age 2 1/2
    $400 17
This "mouth organ" dates back to an instrument called an aura
    $400 4
Thunderhead is the title horse in Mary O'Hara's follow-up to "My Friend" her
    $400 10
"We Will Rock You" was the B-side of this Queen single; both have become sporting event favorites
    $400 13
"This item is helpful for colic and to prevent thumb-sucking" (& it does give parents some peace)
    $600 18
No trial & little chance of appeal when you agree to binding this regarding a financial dispute
    $600 3
The old money & new money Long Island neighborhoods in this novel are East Egg & West Egg
    $600 14
"Ever since I was young, it's been my dream / That I might drive" this machine; "I'd get the ice just as slick as could be"
    $600 25
Tributaries of this Midwestern river include the Pecatonica & Kishwaukee but not the Paper or Scissors
    $600 28
The layout of a clock face led to the military slang "on your" this number, meaning directly behind you
    $600 11
"The stump that's left" of this "withers and... drops off, usually in about a week"
    DD: $1,500 19
Geographic adjective for the part of Africa shown here
    $800 1
In a post-Civil War novel by Allan Gurganus, the "Oldest Living" one of these women "Tells All"
    $800 15
Since 2002 this Neil Diamond song has been played at every Red Sox home game
    $800 24
Have a glass of Cotes du this river, which the Arve River joins after flowing down from Mont Blanc
    $800 27
This-"in-hand" is a long necktie
    $800 8
About pregnancy, don't tell Junior about this animal; "Better not to... have him later decide" you lied
    $1000 20
From the Latin for "follow", it's a campaign to subjugate a people because of their religion or race
    $1000 2
Bullfights & heavy drinking are the order of the day in this 1926 novel with a title from Ecclesiastes
    $1000 22
Dandy Don Meredith would sing this song on "Monday Night Football" when a game's outcome was decided
    $1000 23
Samuel de Champlain named this Canadian river for Louis XIII's cardinal minister
    $1000 26
Number of JFK's PT boat that went down on Aug. 1, 1943
    $1000 12
"Diphtheria, pertussis" & this "inoculations... should be started very early"

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

Jennifer Scott Mary
$3,800 $1,800 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Scott Mary
$6,100 $6,200 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE WAY OF THE DODO
"NOM"
ACTRESSES' EMMYS
WHAT HAVE I DONE?
THE BILL OF RIGHTS
AT THE MONASTERY
(Jimmy: Understanding the quieter way of life among the Trappists.)
    $400 27
Dodos may have lost this ability by evolving to get big & store fat; no problem until 16th century ships brought predators
    $400 28
This Bible book is in the form of a farewell address by Moses to the Israelites
    $400 8
Invented the centigrade temperature scale
    $400 1
The 2nd Amendment postulates that "A well regulated" one of these is "necessary to the security of a free state"
    $400 24
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Georgia.) Trappist monks take three of these--stability to remain with one community, obedience to abbots, & conversion, meaning to change one's nature; there's no actual one of silence
    $800 17
The dodo disappeared in the late 1600s but did find its way into this 1865 novel alongside a hare & a hatter
    $800 10
Self-governing
    $800 29
Uzo Aduba won for playing Crazy Eyes, an inmate on this series
    $800 25
Led Egypt until 2011
    $800 5
The 7th Amendment guarantees a jury trial in suits over more than 2 sawbucks, or this
    $800 26
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Georgia.) The original home of the Holy Spirit monks was an old barn, & visitors can see these where they lived; it's a term that can refer to any individual room, not just for a prisoner
    $1200 15
Recent studies say dodos weren't as tubby as in a painting in this university's Ashmolean Museum
    $1200 9
A deviation from the common rule
    $1200 6
In 2005 Marcia Cross & Teri Hatcher lost out to this co-star of theirs
    $1200 22
Married Garry Trudeau
    DD: $6,600 2
The 4th Amendment: None of these "shall issue, but upon probable cause"
    $1200 18
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Georgia.) The monks of the Trappist Monastery of the Holy Spirit sustain themselves in part through bonsai, which was largely developed by Japanese monks of this Buddhist branch
    $1600 14
Dodos weren't pleased that their name came from a word for "fool" in this language of explorers like Diogo Fernandes
    $1600 11
It's also known as human engineering
    $1600 7
Margo Martindale snagged an Emmy for playing criminal matriarch Mags Bennett on this modern-day Western
    $1600 21
Created Peter Pan
    $1600 4
The 3rd (not 4th) Amendment: "No soldier shall, in time of peace be" this "in any house" without the owner's consent
    DD: $4,000 19
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Georgia.) Stained glass is one product the monks make to sustain themselves; the rule of this saint, also the namesake of a recent pope, tells them to live by their own hands
    $2000 16
Dodos inhabited this small island country just east of Madagascar
    $2000 12
The name of this type of skin cancer is partly from the Greek for "black"
    $2000 13
The lead role in "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge" introduced her to an Emmy
    $2000 20
Killed Franz Ferdinand
    $2000 3
The 8th Amendment: "Excessive" this "shall not be required... nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted"
    $2000 23
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Georgia.) Perhaps the best-known Trappist monk was this author of the classic spiritual autobiography, "The Seven Storey Mountain"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Scott Mary
$14,500 $17,600 $8,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

POETRY
Wagner's line "Oed' und leer das Meer", meaning "Waste and empty the sea", is quoted in a poem by this American-born man

Final scores:

Jennifer Scott Mary
$12,500 $29,001 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $29,001 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jennifer Scott Mary
$17,800 $12,200 $8,000
23 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
9 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $38,000

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