Show #7290 - Friday, April 29, 2016

Buzzy Cohen game 5.

Contestants

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Tal Nadan, a reference archivist from the Bronx, New York

Sanjiv Sarwate, a trademark attorney from Round Rock, Texas

Buzzy Cohen, a music executive from Los Angeles, California (whose 4-day cash winnings total $78,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

19th CENTURY LITERATURE
BUSINESS
APRIL WORDS
(Alex: Each correct response will be a word that can be made from the letters in the word "April". So we're gonna have short words, obviously.)
WE TRY TO STAY NEUTRAL
BUT LET'S FACE IT
AMY POEHLER IS AWESOME
    $200 19
Akela the wolf & Baloo the brown bear are 2 of the animals featured in this collection of stories
    $200 26
A 1999 merger created this largest publicly traded international oil & gas company
    $200 29
Expected number of shots on a golf hole
    $200 30
Gender-neutral baby names are on the rise, especially this one of Mr. Lautner or Ms. Swift
    $200 6
International Nurses Day is on May 12th, honoring the birthday of this woman
    $200 1
As Leslie on this show: "Hey, honey! Good morning! How did you sleep? I adopted 32 cats & dogs. Do you want pancakes?"
    $400 21
Early in this Jules Verne tale, professor Otto Lidenbrock, his nephew & a guide descend into a volcano
    $400 25
To become "more nimble", this retailer cut 450 jobs from its Bentonville, Ark. headquarters in 2015
    $400 28
Bucket equivalent
    $400 27
Established in 1953, the "neutral zone" between these 2 Asian nations is referred to as the DMZ
    $400 7
In 1881, the Governor of Missouri offered $5,000 for the capture of this man & his brother
    $400 2
Amy Poehler's performance was pure Joy in this 2015 Pixar film
    DD: $2,000 22
Essays making up this 1854 work include "Reading", "Solitude" & "The Pond in Winter"
    $600 11
The main Colombian competition for Starbucks, which started business there in 2014, are coffee shops named for this man
    $600 14
22/7, approximately
    $600 17
In 1927 he did not go to a neutral corner after knocking down Gene Tunney, who may have gotten a 14-sec. long count
    $600 8
Da, comrade, he's the traveler seen here
    $600 3
Siblings Tina Fey & Amy Poehler throw one last house party in this comedy
    $800 23
Wordsworth began a poem, "I wandered lonely as" this "that floats on high o'er vales and hills"
    $800 12
This "cutting"-edge Japanese company got its name from a replaceable lead pencil that never dulled
    $800 15
Wolf's home
    $800 18
In the '70s baseball players & owners began to use a neutral 3rd person to resolve salary disputes in "binding" this
    $800 9
Two-term U.S. president seen here
    $800 4
In the 3rd "Shrek" it's no problem for Amy as this woman to give a live-in babysitter to Fiona, as "I've got 6 more at home"
    $1000 24
2 expatriates come to Boston to visit relatives in his 1878 novel "The Europeans"
    $1000 13
We're bullish on this company founded in 1914 to build motors for the Bull Tractor Company
    $1000 16
Oddly, Handel's "Water Music" has a section called this, heard here
    $1000 20
Lucky for you, when it comes to acids & bases, this pH number is neutral
    $1000 10
He was a world leader from 1983 to 1989; then he began to be led around
    $1000 5
Who'd dare oppose figure skater Chazz Michael Michaels in this film? Amy Poehler, playing Fairchild van Waldenberg

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

Buzzy Sanjiv Tal
$1,800 $3,200 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Buzzy Sanjiv Tal
$3,200 $7,000 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

ART HISTORY
MOUNTAIN SONGS OF OLD
ORGAN-IZATIONS
"C" THE WORLD
THE MIDDLE AGES
OUT OF THEIR HEADS!
(Alex: And your correct response will not include the word "head". Not.)
    $400 23
Lascaux Cave has outstanding prehistoric art, including the Hall of these animals seen here
    $400 2
In 1970 the Four Tops joined with this newly Diana Ross-less group on "River Deep--Mountain High"
    $400 13
The American Lung Association says this alliterative danger kills 41,000 people a year
    $400 16
It's the legislative capital of South Africa
    $400 29
Originally set up to discuss reforms, 1095's Council of Clermont led to these excursions following a speech by Pope Urban II
    $400 28
A newspaper banner item becomes one of these, like "So, do you come here often?"
    $800 22
The name of this Roman goddess adorns many a voluptuous female statue, including one "of Willendorf"
    $800 3
Now a kids' favorite, this old folk song was a favorite of Carl Sandburg
    $800 14
The Alzheimer's Foundation says you can make this "priceless donation to science"
    $800 1
Part of the border between Vermont & New York is this lake
    $800 27
Earphones & a mouthpiece become this part of a tennis match
    $1200 19
To commemorate the July Revolution, Eugene Delacroix painted the allegorical this figure "Leading the People"
    $1200 6
Completes the chorus of a John Denver song: "Mountain mama, take me home..."
    $1200 15
They do serve wine at fundraisers of the foundation fighting cirrhosis & this organ's other big ailments
    $1200 4
This city in Alberta hosts an annual Stampede, 10 days of rodeo events
    $1200 10
Charlemagne was the first, but it wasn't until Otto the Great was crowned in 962 A.D. that this title really took off
    $1200 24
A woman in charge of a school changes into this rival of a wife
    $1600 20
This "dotty" art theory & technique was developed by the Neo-Impressionists
    $1600 7
In 1967 this late, great R&B singer teamed with Tammi Terrell on "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"
    DD: $2,000 17
Founded in 1924, this group calls itself "the world leader in" CPR training
    $1600 5
Mount Cinto is on this French island
    $1600 11
Seen here around 1340 are nuns of the group called "the Poor" these, after the name of their founder, a woman of Assisi
    $1600 25
An executive recruiter becomes this shade of green
    $2000 21
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a painting on the monitor.) John Singer Sargent's use of subdued colors in his portrait of the daughters of Edward Darley Boit, & his placement of them in a cavernous room were influenced by this Spaniard's "Las Meninas", which Sargent studied on an 1879 trip to the Prado
    $2000 8
Neil Young sang, "Oh to live on" this title place, "with the barkers & the colored balloons"...but you can't be 20 there
    $2000 18
In 1944 the first eye bank made transplants of these parts more reliable than the old source, Sing Sing executions
    DD: $2,000 9
A certain horse breed originated near this 100-mile-long Scottish river
    $2000 12
In 1240 Mongol leader Batu Khan's forces destroyed this cradle city of Russian civilization
    $2000 26
A heavy metal fan becomes this British sausage

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Buzzy Sanjiv Tal
$12,800 $5,800 $11,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

LITERARY CHARACTERS
In 1929 London's Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital was given all rights to this character created 27 years earlier

Final scores:

Buzzy Sanjiv Tal
$22,801 $11,401 $6,400
5-day champion: $101,402 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Buzzy Sanjiv Tal
$18,800 $5,800 $11,400
25 R,
6 W
(including 3 DDs)
15 R,
3 W
12 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $36,000

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