Show #7214 - Thursday, January 14, 2016

Contestants

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Ben Almoite, a government and law librarian from Richmond, Virginia

Ellen Huber, a human resources director from Morrisville, Pennsylvania

Amelia Hershberger, a management analyst from Albany, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $37,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME
I'M THE KING OF THE WORLD
I'LL HAVE WHAT SHE'S HAVING
IF YOU BUILD "IT", HE WILL COME
THE DUDE ABIDES
MOVIE CATCHPHRASES
    $200 10
Steel titan Andrew Carnegie helped transform American industry but was born in this country
    $200 12
In the 1490s the pope gave this Spanish king the title "the Catholic"
    $200 6
M'lady has ordered the sevruga type of this, sieved & lightly salted fish roe, as will I
    $200 20
A kid's hand covering in the shape of Michigan's lower peninsula
    $200 22
When the Dude's carpet is soiled, he worries not, for it will be cleaned by a Roomba, one of these that also starts with "ro"
    $200 2
"There's no place like home"
    $400 30
Architect Julia Morgan designed a home with 61 bathrooms for William Randolph Hearst at this Calif. town
    $400 13
This Shakespeare king says he's "a very foolish fond old man" & asks his daughter to "forget and forgive"
    $400 7
Sausages with an outside covering like pie dough are called these cozy porkers, & I'd also like some
    $400 16
In grammar "the" is this type of article
    $400 23
If he doesn't knock down all the pins on his first roll but he gets the rest on his second, he "picks up" this
    $400 3
"I'm the king of the world!"
    $600 27
The Vandals conquered parts of Italy, Spain & Africa but their first home may have been this Danish peninsula
    $600 14
He's Poseidon's son; in a Disney movie, he's the undersea king
    $600 8
An extra stout beer from this Irish brand dating back to 1759? Make it 2, lad!
    $600 17
A church sermon is delivered on this platform; can I get a witness?
    $600 24
If the bartender gives him a Black Russian, he just adds a little of this & now it's a White Russian
    $600 4
"If you build it, he will come"
    $800 28
In 1926 Zane Grey built an elaborate home on this island off Los Angeles, where he spent most of the rest of his life
    DD: $1,000 15
In 1747 this Prussian king presented a musical theme to Bach, who used it to develop his "Musical Offering"
    $800 9
Yes, I'll also try this "hunter style" dish with chicken, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, herbs & wine
    $800 18
SMU's school motto is this "liberabit vos", or "the truth will make you free"
    $800 25
The Dude isn't a fan of the Eagles, but he can abide the solo career of this member & his songs like "Boys Of Summer"
    $800 5
"I'll have what she's having"
    $1000 29
Henry Flagler's Palm Beach, Florida estate was named this, also the name of a "pale" London palace
    $1000 21
Africa's last absolute monarch, King Mswati III of this country has 15 wives but only 13 royal palaces
    $1000 11
Oo... lamb chunks marinated & served on a skewer or in a pita... this Greek word sounds good to me, as well!
    $1000 19
A substance put into food during processing for preservation or coloring
    $1000 26
When the Dude gets a rash, some of this zinc carbonate lotion makes everything better
    $1000 1
"The Dude abides"

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

Amelia Ellen Ben
-$200 -$600 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$4,000 -$800 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

I AM THE CAPTAIN NOW
WHO READS
BIBLICAL GEOGRAPHY
THIS CATEGORY HAS BEEN FLAGGED
DOUBLE ANIMAL NAMES
ANTONYM & CLEOPATRA
    $400 17
The New York Yankees,
2003-2014
    $400 1
With 43 mil., this magazine has 1 of the largest weekly U.S. readerships; it'll be even bigger when I'm voted "Sexiest Man Alive"
    $400 18
It's the rather cheerful name for the flag seen here
    $400 6
A canine trained to retrieve fallen avian creatures, or a person who steals another person's date
    $800 16
The America's cup-winning Courageous,
1977
    $800 2
New York Times bestseller lists now track top sales in fiction & nonfiction by combining print & this type of book
    $800 19
Seen here, the Washington Monument is encircled by this many flags
    $800 12
The 3 French hens were a fine gift, as were the 2 of these reddish-brown ground feeders of the pigeon family
    $1200 9
The U.S. Olympic basketball "Dream Team",
1992
(one of the 2 co-captains)
    $1200 3
Based in Baton Rouge, Tiger Rag magazine calls itself "the bible of" this school's sports teams
    $1200 20
A seminal L.A. punk band of the 1980s, or what a NASCAR driver gets if he's caught speeding on pit road
    DD: $3,000 13
Emerging from eggs the size of footballs, newly hatched young of this largest living fish are 2 feet long
    $1200 7
Cleo was a royal, not this antonym also found before "sense" & "law"
    $1600 10
The U.S. Ryder Cup team,
1983 & '87
    $1600 4
Justice Stephen Breyer said that on finishing this Proust work he promptly reread it & "that happens... to many readers"
    $1600 25
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Scholars believe the Exodus didn't go across the Red Sea, but somewhere on land between two bodies of water--this sea & this gulf
    DD: $2,000 21
The main flag on a warship is called this, also a rank in the Navy
    $1600 14
It's a type of panda, or the nickname of the university of Cincinnati sports teams
    $1600 8
Cleopatra's charms made her not repellent but this opposite, from the Latin ducere, "to lead"
    $2000 11
The Dallas Cowboys, 2015:
Dan Bailey, Barry Church, Sean Lee, Jason Witten & him
    $2000 5
U.S. investors pore over The Wall Street Journal; in London they mainline this daily paper begun in 1884
    $2000 23
This garden where Jesus prayed before his arrest was near the Mount of Olives
    $2000 22
Gilbert Baker created the rainbow flag & this man rode in a parade with one shortly before his 1978 assassination
    $2000 15
This sea creature feeds on penguins & is named for its black-spotted gray coat
    $2000 24
Cleopatra's nose is believed to have been this antonym of "straight", referring specifically to an eagle's beak

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$6,000 $2,000 $3,000
(lock-tie game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ADVENTURE LITERATURE
In Verne's "Journey to the Center of the Earth", explorers enter an Icelandic volcano & emerge on this island off Sicily

Final scores:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$6,000 $0 $0
3-day champion: $43,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$9,000 $2,000 $6,000
13 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
7 R,
4 W
17 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $17,000

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