Responses for show #5576 - Monday, December 1, 2008

Contestants

Michael Gerardi, an attorney from Menifee, California

Judy Mermelstein, a Census field representative from Queens, New York

Peter Pinnow, a high school English teacher from Oxford, Mississippi (whose 2-day cash winnings total $39,200)

Jeopardy! Round responses

POTENT PORTABLES
NEW YORK CITY SONGS
PRESIDENTIAL WIT
FUN WITH A PORPOISE
2008: A SUBPRIME YEAR
CROSSWORD CLUES "K"
    $200 1
(Michael: What are six-packs?)

cans

PeterMichael
    $200 3
(Judy: And they're from Queens! Who are [*]?)

Simon & Garfunkel

Judy
    $200 14
Ronald Reagan

Judy
    $200 20
a pod

Peter
    $200 26
Merrill Lynch

Michael
    $200 8
a kangaroo

Michael
    $400 2
sandals

Judy
    $400 4
"42nd Street"

Michael
    $400 15
Eisenhower

Peter
    $400 21
a dorsal fin

Judy
    $400 27
Freddie Mac & Fannie Mae

Michael
    $400 9
a kazoo

Michael
    $600 7
a cell phone

Judy
    $600 5
"Give My Regards to Broadway"

Michael
    $600 16
Harry Truman

Michael
    $600 23
smell

Peter
    $600 28
AIG

Michael
    $600 10
a kibbutz

Judy
    $800 12
a sportsbra

Triple Stumper
    $800 6
the Moon

Peter
    $800 17
Lincoln

Michael
    $800 24
(Peter: What is Baja?)

the Gulf of California

PeterMichael
    $800 29
Henry Paulson

Triple Stumper
    $800 11
Kevlar

Peter
    $1000 22
a Beerbelly

Judy
    $1000 19
"Central Park in fall"

Peter
    $1000 18
JFK

Judy
    $1,600 25
cetaceans

Michael
    $1000 30
Morgan Stanley or Goldman Sachs

Triple Stumper
    $1000 13
a keystone

Peter

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

Peter Judy Michael
$3,200 $2,000 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Peter Judy Michael
$4,200 $4,400 $6,400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PORTENT POTABLES
6-WORD BEST PICTURE PLOTS
SHAKESPEARE
ROYALTY
U.S. CITIES IN FOREIGN LANDS
A "P.C." CATEGORY
    $400 16
champagne

Peter
    $400 6
Rocky

Judy
    $400 1
King Lear

Peter
    $400 21
Jordan

Peter
    $400 11
(Peter: What is Holland?)

England

PeterJudy
    $400 26
a paper cutter

Judy
    $800 17
(Peter: What is a hurricane?)

water

Peter
Triple Stumper
    $800 7
Amadeus

Peter
    $800 2
Shylock

Peter
    $800 22
Isabella

Peter
    $800 12
Nicaragua

Peter
    $10,800 27
the penal code

Judy
    $1200 18
his fist

Peter
    $1200 8
Dances with Wolves

Peter
    $1200 3
Hamlet

Peter
    $3,000 23
(Peter: Who is Prince Charles?)

Prince Andrew

Peter
    $1200 13
Chile

Peter
    $1200 28
per capita

Peter
    $1600 19
get married

Peter
    $1600 9
Rain Man

Judy
    $1600 4
The Merry Wives of Windsor

Peter
    $1600 24
Sweden

Judy
    $1600 14
South Africa

Michael
    $1600 29
a pork chop

Peter
    $2000 20
wives and girlfriends

Michael
    $2000 10
The Sting

Judy
    $2000 5
Cassius

Peter
    $2000 25
(Michael: Who was Latislav?)

Boleslav

Michael
Triple Stumper
    $2000 15
Australia

Peter
    $2000 30
the Privy Council

Michael

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Peter Judy Michael
$19,200 $21,600 $10,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

FRENCH
MichaelWhat is eau?
$9,997
PeterWhat is oui?
$19,200
JudyWhat is eau?
$16,801
eau

Final scores:

Peter Judy Michael
$0 $38,401 $19,997
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $38,401 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Peter Judy Michael
$22,200 $11,600 $9,400
25 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $43,200

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