Show #7252 - Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Contestants

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Annie Moriondo, a bookseller from Somerville, Massachusetts

Paul Hoan Zeidler, a writer and director from Los Angeles, California

Brent Povis, a board game designer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,789)

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Jeopardy! Round

TRAVELING ALONG ROUTE 66
PLAYBOY
TV IS REALLY COOKING
LITERARY LAST NAMES
2015 CONGRESS FOLK
ALPHABETIC HOMOPHONES
    $200 29
One end of Route 66 is at Grant Park on the corner of Jackson & Michigan Avenues in this city
    $200 7
In 2015 Playboy made news by announcing it would no longer publish these, but we still have the interviews
    $200 19
Tortellini with Bolognese sauce & pizza Margherita were featured in "Mario Eats Italy", Mario being this guy
    $200 4
"The Godfather":
Sonny
    $200 22
The process was... interesting--yeah, that's the word--but in the end, this man became Speaker of the House in 2015
    $200 20
A former spouse
    $400 18
One of these theaters was opened in 1949 in Carthage, Missouri; occupying 9 acres, it's still in operation
    $400 11
Art Paul created the Playboy logo of this creature wearing a bowtie
    $400 10
Bam! In 1990 he opened his first restaurant; bam! Later that decade, Food Network gave us the "Essence of" him
    $400 3
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows":
Luna
    $400 26
This Arizona man said, "I believe in evolution. But I also believe, when I hike the Grand Canyon...the hand of God is there"
    $400 21
It precedes Capitan, Dorado & Salvador
    $600 16
The only major city on Route 66 in Texas' upper panhandle; its attractions include Taylor's Texaco station
    $600 12
In 2009, she stepped down after twenty years running Playboy Enterprises
    $600 6
Chairman Kaga oversaw culinary "battles" that were held in Kitchen Stadium on this show
    $600 1
"The Adventures of Tom Sawyer":
Becky
    $600 23
It can be an exclamation of surprise, or a command given to a horse or ox to make it turn right
    DD: $1,000 15
Part of this 1940 Henry Fonda movie was filmed in Santa Rosa, New Mexico on Route 66
    $800 13
Women from this Houston company that went bankrupt in 2001 showed off their assets in a 2002 issue
    $800 8
On this Fox show where you best not mess up the risotto, cooks vied to be the new head chef at a Gordon Ramsay restaurant
    $800 2
"The Count of Monte Cristo":
Edmond
    $800 28
Here are some numbers on this senator: 5 (Emmy wins) & 312 (more votes than Norm Coleman in 2008)
    $800 25
The Random House Dictionary calls it "a medium or yellowish green"
    $1000 17
In 2009 the Route 66 Alliance designated this California city's pier as the "end of the trail"
    $1000 14
In this year Jimmy Carter revealed to Playboy that "I've committed adultery in my heart many times"
    $1000 9
Adam Richman hit New Orleans to eat 180 oysters in under an hour in a challenge on this Travel Channel show
    $1000 5
"The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo":
Mikael
    $1000 27
Her website bio says she led legislation to turn the Presidio into an urban national park
    $1000 24
A long braid or pigtail historically worn by men

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

Brent Paul Annie
-$400 $2,200 $4,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Brent Paul Annie
$800 $4,000 $7,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

ORGANS OF THE BODY
CLASSICAL COMPOSERS
ALL THE GLITTERING PRIZES
OF "THY" I SING
WHEN THINGS WERE ROTTEN
JOHNNY DEPP FILMS
    $400 22
Inside these organs, branches 3 millimeters wide or less are called bronchioles
    $400 4
In 1802 he described the humiliation he felt when someone next to him "heard a flute in the distance and I heard nothing"
    $400 7
Finally in 1983, after 132 years, Australia II became the first foreign yacht to win this prize
    $400 16
In the words of Benjamin Franklin, "Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man" these 2 things "and wise"
    $400 23
Johnny is sweet as Willy Wonka
    $800 6
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows an anatomical diagram on the monitor.) The largest gland in the body, it metabolizes proteins, removes waste matter, destroys old cells, & even synthesizes blood clotting factors
    $800 2
His 1884 "Holberg Suite" was written to honor the bicentennial of the birth of Norwegian writer Ludvig Holberg
    $800 9
The Rembrandts are annual film awards given out in this nation
    $800 14
Type of card you send someone in her "time of sorrow"
    $800 21
In 1946 this economic measure made Hungary swap currencies, with 1 new forint worth 400,000 quadrillion of the old pengo
    DD: $2,000 5
These swishing or hissing sounds heard after normal heart action may indicate leaky valves
    $1200 1
A proud Czech, Smetana wrote of "Brandenburgers In" this region & a work depicting the region's "Meadows And Forests"
    $1200 10
This World War I U.S. Army general won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 1932
    $1200 13
Paul addressed 2 of his epistles to this friend born in Asia Minor to a Jewish mother & a Greek father
    $1600 11
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows an anatomical diagram on the monitor.) In your kidneys, helping to filter the entire body's content of blood every 45 minutes, are millions of these small tubular units
    $1600 3
This Russian composer dipped into the heritage of neighboring lands with his "Scheherazade"
    DD: $4,000 17
In 1929 he won first place & $450 in the Iowa State Fair's art show
    $1600 15
From Greek for "without feeling", it's another word for indifference
    $1600 20
Avalanches of this are not uncommon in poor areas of large cities; in 1993 one killed more than 30 near Istanbul
    $1600 25
Johnny fancies himself a legendary Spanish lover
    $2000 12
This lymphatic organ located under the diaphragm is divided into red pulp & white pulp tissues
    $2000 8
To become director of the Vienna court opera in 1897, this Austrian converted from Judaism to Catholicism
    $2000 18
A peace prize is now named for this Russian scientist who won the Nobel Peace Prize for 1975
    $2000 19
Perhaps you have the "Forsyte" to know that this British author wrote "The Forsyte Saga"
    $2000 24
In retaking this capital city from "the Commune" in May 1871, govt. troops killed or executed 17,000 people

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Brent Paul Annie
$7,200 $6,800 $14,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE
2 U.S. state capitals & 2 major Panamanian ports are named after this European

Final scores:

Brent Paul Annie
$13,601 $7,300 $22,300
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $22,300

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Brent Paul Annie
$12,200 $6,800 $13,800
17 R,
6 W
(including 2 DDs)
11 R,
3 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $32,800

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