Show #7457 - Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Lisa Schlitt game 3.

Contestants

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Doug Baker, a sustainability specialist from Tecumseh, Michigan

Ben Smolen, a writer from Los Angeles, California

Lisa Schlitt, a microbiologist from Berwyn, Pennsylvania (whose 2-day cash winnings total $43,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

18th CENTURY AMERICAN WRITIN' & SPEAKIN'
THEATER GLOSSARY
THE SPORT'S BOOK
TRAVEL & TOURISM
COOL RHYMES
(Alex: Name the system, given the clue, in...)
SYSTEMS PRIMED
    $200 23
In 1774 he said, "I am not a Virginian, but an American"; the liberty or death thing came later
    $200 7
French term for a daytime performance of a show
    $200 2
"Breakpoint" by William Brinkley
    $200 1
A cylinder around which wire or thread is wound
    $200 17
You keep an eye on the scuba diver you're paired with & he does the same for you
    $400 24
A coded letter of his offers "a plan ...by which Sir Henry shall possess himself of West Point" for 20,000 pounds
    $400 8
As 1 word, it sounds like you could eat it; as a hyphenated trademark, it's a type of stage makeup
    $400 3
"Man on Spikes" by Eliot Asinof
    $400 29
Every even year watch the world's top sailors in the Atlantic Cup, a 1,000-mile race from this S.C. port to Portland, Me.
    $400 12
Directive to treat others the way you'd like them to treat you
    $400 18
000-099:
general works;
200-299:
religion
    $600 25
Judith Sargent Murray began an essay, "How absurd is the practice of" settling scores with this custom
    $600 9
Used on stage, practicals are these that actually function, as distinguished from replicas
    $600 4
"Semi-Tough" by Dan Jenkins
    $600 28
One of the world's busiest airports is built on an island off this Chinese administrative region to avoid all the tall buildings
    $600 13
British seaport at the mouth of the Mersey River
    $600 19
Interferons, tonsils, macrophages
    DD: $1,000 26
On Dec. 19, 1776, with Washington's army verging on disintegration, Thomas Paine put out "The American" this
    $800 10
Sounding like it only goes one direction, any stage curtain that can be raised or lowered is known as one of these
    $800 5
"Pistol", a biography by Mark Kriegel
    $800 22
It's the French name of the Seine's Left Bank, home to the Sorbonne & intellectual life
    $800 14
A private institution for girls preparing for entry into fashionable society
    $800 20
Musicians Daron Malakian, John Dolmayan, Serj Tankian, Shavo Odadjian
    $1000 27
In the last line of the Dec. Of Indep., the signers pledged "to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred" this
    $1000 11
It's the 4-letter word for an upright piece of painted scenery mounted on a frame
    $1000 6
"Fever Pitch" by Nick Hornby
    $1000 21
The Ogoh-Ogoh parade is held on the eve of Nyepi, a Hindu holiday celebrated on this Indonesian island
    $1000 16
An evil spirit originally from Arabic lore, or someone taking pleasure in a tragedy
    $1000 15
Vaishyas,
Shudras,
Dalits

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

Lisa Ben Doug
$0 $2,600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Ben Doug
$1,000 $1,800 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE FUTURE OF THE UNIVERSE
14-LETTER WORDS
THE DRUMMER SINGS
JOHN DONNE
NO MAN
AN "I" LAND
    $400 8
VY Canis Majoris will eventually go not just "super" but "hyper" this-- that's gonna be one big bang!
    $400 21
On Sept. 12, 2001 Norman Mineta, secretary of this govt. department, announced the deployment of sky marshals
    $400 3
In 1972 Don Henley dealt with a "Witchy Woman" singing lead for this group
    $400 26
A Donne sonnet says this, "Be not proud" for "one short sleep past, we wake eternally, and" this "shall be no more"
    $400 16
This word for a person making negative statements sounds like it refers to a horse
    $400 1
It produces more than 1,500 feature films in a good year
    $800 10
Schwassmann-Wachmann 1, one of these, will be swinging by Jupiter in 2037
    $800 22
Someone in his or her seventies
    $800 5
"Beth", I hear you calling, but I hear Peter Criss singing that Top 10 hit for this group
    $800 27
On this day, 1613, while traveling to Wales, Donne wrote a poem imagining the crucified Christ on the cross
    $800 17
Grover Cleveland holds the record for these in a single session of Congress with 212
    $800 2
Home to Europe's largest glacier by volume
    $1200 11
In a few billion years, the sun will expand to 1.2 AU, these "units"-- that's not good news for Earth
    $1200 23
Adjective for a speech given with no preparation or forethought
    $1200 9
In 1975 Phil Collins decided to front (& back) this band after singer Peter Gabriel left
    DD: $600 28
In 1610 Donne criticized his former Catholic faith in "Pseudo-Martyr", which was dedicated to this king
    $1200 18
For decades J. Edgar Hoover denied the existence of this 5-letter organization
    $1200 4
You can find the Negev Desert here
    DD: $2,000 12
We "fear" that in 10 million years, this largest of Mars' moons will crash into the planet
    $1600 24
The name of these breeches was inspired by Washington Irving's 1809 work "A History of New York"
    $1600 14
Meg White stepped out from behind the kit to croon "In The Cold, Cold Night" for this duo
    $1600 29
The first biography of Donne was by this "Compleat Angler" author & appeared as a preface to Donne's "LXXX Sermons"
    $1600 19
Agricultural product boycotts led by this man included one in the 1980s he called "Wrath of Grapes"
    $1600 6
Country with the most Shia Muslims
    $2000 13
The Milky Way will one day collide with this neighboring galaxy, M31-- someone call Perseus
    $2000 25
Mais oui, it was the philosophy of the man who turned down the 1964 Nobel Prize for Literature
    $2000 15
A Prince protege, she led "The Glamorous Life" to a Top 10 position in 1984, but without love, it ain't much
    $2000 30
The "No man is an island" passage continues, "Never send to know" this, later a book title
    $2000 20
Sir Richard Owen, who had been Mr. Biology in Britain, wrote a bitter, negative review of this seminal 1859 book
    $2000 7
Home to the Wicklow & Blue Stack Mountains

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Ben Doug
$10,600 $7,400 $12,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ACTRESSES
From 1959 to 1968, she made only 4 films but received Oscar nominations for Best Actress for all 4

Final scores:

Lisa Ben Doug
$21,200 $10,599 $2,799
3-day champion: $64,200 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lisa Ben Doug
$11,600 $7,400 $12,200
19 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
3 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $31,200

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