Show #7276 - Monday, April 11, 2016

Contestants

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Catherine Kruchten, an informal educator from Baltimore, Maryland

Thaddeus Lisowski, a Latin teacher from Alameda, California

Ricky Young, a tax accountant originally from Canyonville, Oregon (whose 1-day cash winnings total $25,599)

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Jeopardy! Round

WHO WANTS A BEER?
AUTOBIOGRAPHIES
FRENCH OCCUPATION
ENTOMOLOGIST'S DICTIONARY
BIG BATS OF BASEBALL
"D.H."
    $200 1
Clydesdales are true draft horses, appearing with this beer since 1933
    $200 18
Central to his autobiography "Timebends" was his 4-year marriage to Marylin Monroe
    $200 26
Chanteuse
    $200 2
6-letter word for a community of insects that live & work together
    $200 4
In 2015 this "Big Papi" with 500+ homers & a .455 World Series batting average said 2016 would be his final season
    $200 12
In the '50s, cake mixes were first sold under his name; they're "So moist. So delicious. And so much more"
    $400 3
This Dutch beer was honored with a Diplome de Grand Prix at the 1889 World's Fair in Paris
    $400 19
It's the Greta Garbo-esque title of Vanna White's 1987 autobiography
    $400 27
Bibliothecaire
    $400 15
Clavate, meaning "club-shaped" is one type of these paired sensory appendages
    $400 5
A San Diego Padre from 1982 to 2001, this outfielder won 8 batting titles
    $400 13
This singer from Philadelphia says of his rich career that he was in the right place at the right time
    $600 9
This "cerveza mas fina" has been brewed & bottled in Mexico since 1925
    $600 20
1-word title of Cheryl Strayed's memoir subtitled "From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail"
    $600 28
Boulanger
    $600 16
Chitin is the main component of this tough, outer supporting structure of an insect
    $600 6
This Yankee outfielder hit 52 home runs in 1956 & 54 in 1961
    $600 14
This Swede was the second Secretary-General of the United Nations
    $800 10
Appropriately, this beer brand makes a Rebel IPA
    $800 21
This first memoir of Maya Angelou became a bestseller
    $800 29
Avocat
    DD: $2,000 23
Helpful in identification & classification, venation is the arrangement of veins in this part
    $800 7
In 1980 this Kansas City Royal hit .390
    $800 17
In "The Best and the Brightest", this historian chronicled the failings of the U.S. military in Vietnam
    $1000 11
Here's the logo of this beer that also comes in dark & non-alcoholic versions
    $1000 22
In this 1956 autobiography, Billie Holiday wrote of her career & the hardships of her childhood
    $1000 30
Pompier
    $1000 24
7-letter term for the imitation by harmless insect species of poisonous ones to fool predators
    $1000 8
In the '50s and '60s, he was a true giant, becoming one of the greatest players of all time
    $1000 25
His 1961 N.Y. Times obituary called him "The dean of the so-called 'hard-boiled' school of detective fiction"

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

Ricky Thaddeus Catherine
$3,200 $1,200 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ricky Thaddeus Catherine
$6,800 $2,600 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

A LITTLE TV
JUDEAN HISTORY
STATE SONG LYRICS
1940s LIT
GARDENING
THE WAY WE "WOR"
    $400 26
There was baby news upstairs with Lady Mary & downstairs with Anna as this series ended its 6-year run on PBS in 2016
    $400 21
Around 1000 B.C. this king from Judea united all Israel into one kingdom with Jerusalem as its capital
    $400 16
This state is "Birthplace of a mighty nation, keystone of the land"
    $400 11
To research this bestseller, Ayn Rand worked in the office of architect Ely Kahn
    $400 1
Several varieties of a fruit can be grown on the same tree using this practice that unites parts of different plants
    $400 6
Admirable, or NBA Hall of Famer James
    $800 30
Angus is the first name of this resourceful Phoenix Foundation member
    DD: $2,600 22
Around 587 B.C. this empire conquered Judea & exiled most of the Jews
    $800 17
"All hail to grand old Bay State, the home of the bean and " this fish
    $800 12
When asked if this NYC-set novel was true, Betty Smith replied, "Not as it was but as it should have been"
    $800 2
Burpee offers the supersauce hybrid of one of these plants yielding Romas weighing 2 pounds
    $800 7
In the name of the folks that bring you Elmo, "Sesame" has replaced "Children's Television" before this word
    $1200 29
Kappa Kappa Tau sees a lot of violence on this Fox show
    $1200 23
He was the Roman prefect or governor of Judea from 26 to 36 A.D.
    DD: $3,400 18
Out west "Blessed from Heaven above, it's the land that we love, this is the place"
    $1200 13
Clergyman Lloyd Douglas was asked what became of Christ's garment at the crucifixion; he wrote this novel as a reply
    $1200 3
For best flavor, herbs should be harvested in the morning, when these oils are at their highest concentration
    $1200 8
Repartee
    $1600 28
Ricky Ricardo's signature song on "I Love Lucy"
    $1600 24
Immediately before the Israelite conquest under Joshua, these people dominated Judea
    $1600 19
Arkansans sing, "October morning in" these mountains, "hills ablazing like that sun in the sky"
    $1600 14
John Hersey won a Pulitzer for his novel about a U.S. soldier helping find "A Bell for" this Sicilian town
    $1600 4
The name of this flower bed plant of the balsam family comes from the speed with which its seeds are dispersed
    $1600 9
In the Bible, this herb is a symbol of bitterness
    $2000 27
"Looking" & "Full House" were both set in this city
    $2000 25
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Biblical Palestine was divided into two kingdoms--Israel in the north & Judea in the south, with this city that's still the main community of the Negev region as its southernmost town
    $2000 20
"From New Castle's rolling meadows, through the fair rich fields of Kent, to the Sussex shores" is sung in this state
    $2000 15
A young apprentice silversmith in 1770s
Boston is the title character of this 1943 historical fiction by Esther Forbes
    $2000 5
Te grass in your lawn might be Bermuda, rye or this variety that sounds like a city in Florida
    $2000 10
This compactly twisted woolen yarn is named for a village in eastern England

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ricky Thaddeus Catherine
$16,000 $3,200 $7,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

2015 MOVIES
Jazz musician Trombone Shorty performed the "voices" of just the adults in the movie about this title group

Final scores:

Ricky Thaddeus Catherine
$14,401 $6,150 $7,999
2-day champion: $40,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ricky Thaddeus Catherine
$14,800 $6,600 $9,800
20 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
9 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $31,200

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