Show #7464 - Thursday, February 9, 2017

Contestants

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Kate Reed Hauenstein, a high school history teacher from Cedar Park, Texas

Megan Hersman, an arts marketer from Chicago, Illinois

Kirstin Cutts, a graduate student from Austin, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

COUNTRIES' NEWSPAPERS
POTENT POTABLES
MAN VS. BEAST
PLAYING TRIBUTE
"V"OCABULARY
SLAMILTON
(Alex: You have to name the person that the famous Alexander Hamilton was badmouthing with these quotes.)
    $200 16
The Hindustan Times
    $200 7
To make a sea breeze, mix 2 parts vodka, 3 parts grapefruit juice & 1 part this juice-- for the red color
    $200 19
Since the dawn of camping, man has tried to keep food from this beast; a product called the Ursack says it's the answer
    $200 22
Hell's Belles is an all-female tribute to this all-male band
    $200 1
It can mean the judgment of history as well as a decision in a court case
    $200 2
This "pen of the revolution" is a "man of profound ambition & violent passions"
    $400 17
The Guadalajara Reporter
    $400 12
The name of this Scandinavian spirit derived from grain or potatoes is a shortening of the Latin for "water of life"
    $400 27
In 1763 an early one of these, from the Latin for "plague", was made from tobacco to kill aphids
    $400 23
Who's Bad bills itself as "an unrivaled celebration of pop music's one true king"-- this man
    $400 8
From the Latin for "entrance", it's a large reception area at the main door of a building
    $400 3
"I take it he is for or against nothing but as it suits his interest or ambition...I feel it a religious duty to oppose his career"
    $600 18
The Hamilton Spectator
    $600 13
You might croon like Elvis, or maybe not, after having a Blue Hawaii made with this blue liqueur
    $600 28
This legendary alliterative guy terminates Hamelin's vermin with extreme prejudice
    $600 24
It's not just hearsay--L.A. & Liverpool both have bands named for this 1977 Fleetwood Mac album
    $600 9
This jazz instrument is seen & heard here
    $600 4
Hamilton deemed the views of this once "Federalist Papers" pal to be "dangerous to the Union"
    $800 20
The Cape Argus
    $800 14
(Sarah of the Clue Crew demonstrates.) a snifter of this clear anise liqueur may be served con la mosca, meaning "with the fly"; each fly is really one of the three espresso beans
    DD: $1,000 29
In a Hawthorne story, a witch makes one of these to protect her corn, then brings him to life
    $800 25
The Fillers & Hot Fuss are U.K. bands that pay tribute to this Las Vegas quartet
    $800 10
Foxy adjective
    $800 5
"As wicked as he is mad", this vice president got people "alarmed by appearances of some eccentric tendencies"
    $1000 21
Muscat Daily
    $1000 15
Tuborg Pilsner has been brewed in this country since 1880
    $1000 30
New South Wales' webpage on the control of these animals includes fences, as in the title of a 2002 movie
    $1000 26
Candy-O revs up the hits from these rockers
    $1000 11
The scientific study of ultramicroscopic infectious agents
    $1000 6
This first N.Y. gov., also a VP with a presidential last name, has "narrow views, a prejudiced and contracted disposition"

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

Kirstin Megan Kate
$1,600 $200 $4,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kirstin Megan Kate
$3,800 -$200 $5,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

LOVE
TV NICKNAMES
THE OED, FROM POISE TO QUELT
MUNICIPAL LITERATURE
-OLOGIES
ALPHANUMERICALLY YOURS
    $400 13
Secretly in love with Roxane, this title play character with a huge nose helps his inarticulate rival with love letters
    $400 1
On "Gilligan's Island", the skipper often called Gilligan his "little" this
    $400 26
"A period (orig. of forty days) during which persons who might serve to spread a contagious disease are kept isolated"
    $400 5
"London!--that great place!--Nobody--not even Mr. Bumble-- could ever find him there!" thinks this poor Dickens lad
    $400 10
For a B.S. degree in this -ology, you have to take courses like weather forecasting & climate dynamics
    $400 18
Traditional, simple & safe harbor are 3 types of these retirement plans
    $800 14
L'amour is the raison d'etre of this character who does "zee woo-ing" in cartoons like "For Scent-imental Reasons"
    $800 2
In season 5 of "Entourage", it was revealed that Sal was the actual first name of this character
    $800 27
"Situated behind" or "the hinder part or back side"
    $800 7
The canals are frozen over as Det. Lotte Meerman tries to solve a really cold case in "A Cold Death in" this European city
    $800 9
It's the -ology associated with the symbol seen here that was created back in the '60s
    $800 19
The first attempt to reach the summit of this mountain came in 1902; the first success? 1954
    DD: $3,000 15
From the Greek for "carry", these scents are released by some insects to attract members of the opposite sex
    $1200 3
On the BBC's "Sherlock", this character is sometimes called "Mike", though he abhors it
    DD: $2,500 28
"One who practices the art of boxing"
    $1200 8
Willa Cather's 1931 novel "Shadows on the Rock" details the lives of French colonists in the "rock" that is this Canadian city
    $1200 23
Piscatology is the art or science of this activity
    $1200 20
HB2 is this state's controversial 2016 Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act, AKA the bathroom bill
    $1600 16
This Old Testament book, an 8-chapter love poem, has lines like "Behold, thou art fair, my love...thou hast doves' eyes"
    $1600 4
British actress Millie Bobby brown got this numeric nickname on "Stranger Things"
    $1600 29
"Condensation and deposition of moisture...esp. in the formation of dew, rain"
    $1600 11
Herbert Asbury's "The Barbary Coast" is an informal history of the underworld of this West Coast city
    $1600 24
From a Greek word for "creeping", it's the branch of zoology that deals with snakes & other reptiles
    $1600 21
In 1989 this group hit No. 3 with "Love Shack", baby
    $2000 17
One of Gustav Klimt's most famous works portrays a pair of embracing lovers, united by this, the title of the work
    $2000 6
In the 1950s Theodore was the real name of this son of Ward & June
    $2000 30
"To drink (liquor) copiously"
    $2000 12
This writer from Lowell portrayed small-town Mass. & big New York City in his first novel, 1950's "The Town and the City"
    $2000 25
It's the 11-letter name for the study of how extremely low temperatures affect living organisms
    $2000 22
Niacin

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kirstin Megan Kate
$17,100 -$1,000 $14,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE OSCARS
Since "The Godfather Part II", this film has been the only sequel to win Best Picture

Final scores:

Kirstin Megan Kate
$14,601 -$1,000 $0
2-day champion: $25,602 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kirstin Megan Kate
$16,800 -$1,000 $12,800
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
4 R,
4 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $28,600

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