Responses for show #6460 - Friday, October 19, 2012

Contestants

Matt Oldani, a manager of bear foundations from St. Louis, Missouri

Abby O'Reilly, a teacher's aide and tutor from Clifton, New Jersey

Glenn Fleishman, a technology journalist from Seattle, Washington (whose 1-day cash winnings total $15,199)

Jeopardy! Round responses

GONE BABY GONE
A NOVEL CATEGORY
ACTRESSES
THAT'S A KEEPER
EVERYTHING'S OK
"UTE" TELL ME
    $200 16
Amelia Earhart

Matt
    $200 8
The Help

Matt
    $200 2
Carrie Fisher

Abby
    $200 5
a hope chest

Abby
    $200 13
Sooners

Glenn
    $200 1
dilute

Matt
    $400 17
the Bermuda Triangle

Glenn
    $400 9
Treasure Island

Glenn
    $400 3
(Bette) Davis

Glenn
    $400 27
glass

Glenn
    $400 14
wheat

Glenn
    $400 23
commute

Glenn
    $600 18
Pompeii

Matt
    $600 10
Fifty Shades of Grey

Matt
    $600 4
Avatar

Glenn
    $600 28
wardrobe

Glenn
    $600 15
the Cherokee

Matt
    $600 24
hirsute

Abby
    $800 19
the Venus de Milo

Glenn
    $800 11
A Hundred Years of Solitude

Glenn
    $800 6
Helena Bonham Carter

Abby
    $800 29
(Matt: What is a cosmetic table?)

a vanity

AbbyMatt
    $800 21
(Will) Rogers

Glenn
    $800 25
salute

Abby
    $1000 20
(Glenn: What is the Jamestown Colony?)
...
(Alex: We're going for the island.)

Roanoke

GlennAbby
    $1000 12
Tom Robbins

Matt
    $1000 7
(Alex: [*], yes, a three-time Oscar winner.)
(Abby: Yes! Awesome.)

Ingrid Bergman

Abby
    $1,000 30
(Alex: Abby?)
[Abby shakes her head]

an armoire

Abby
    $1000 22
Norman

Matt
    $1000 26
brute

Glenn

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

Glenn Abby Matt
$2,800 $2,200 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Glenn Abby Matt
$6,200 $4,400 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

18th CENTURY AMERICA
BROADWAY MUSICALS BY SONGS
(Alex: We'll give you the songs.)
NONFICTION PULITZER WINNERS
DEAR ABBEY
(Alex: Notice the spelling there.)
7-LETTER WORDS
THE WORLDWIDE WORLD WIDE WEB
    $400 1
Spain

Glenn
    $400 7
Fiddler On The Roof

Glenn
    $400 21
cancer

Matt
    $400 12
Westminster Abbey

Glenn
    $400 30
freight

Glenn
    $400 6
Ecuador

Abby
    $800 2
New Jersey

Glenn
    $800 8
Mamma Mia!

Abby
    $800 22
al-Qaeda

Glenn
    $800 17
Downton Abbey

Glenn
    $800 29
postage

Glenn
    $800 13
uk

Glenn
    $1200 3
(Abby: Who is Thomas Jefferson?)
(Alex: No.)
(Abby: It was a good guess, though.)
(Alex: [laughs] Who is [*]? You shouldn't have gone earlier--you should've gone later.)

James Monroe

Abby
Triple Stumper
    $1200 9
Wicked

Matt
    $1200 23
(Carl) Sagan

Glenn
    $1200 18
Dublin

Abby
    $1200 26
deadpan

Abby
    $1200 14
(Alex: And that would be [*], and the exile, of course, Napoleon Bonaparte.)

St. Helena

Triple Stumper
    $1600 4
the Shakers

Glenn
    $1600 10
(Matt: What is "Goodnight Saigon?")
...
(Alex: I believe Matt misspoke there--it cost him.)

Miss Saigon

AbbyMatt
    $3,000 24
(Glenn: Who is Michener?)
(Alex: No, who is [*]? You were trying to picture him, I feel, and you just misspoke and gave the wrong name.)

Norman Mailer

Glenn
    $1600 19
(Alex: And the correct response is [*]--most pleasant.)

Benedictine

Triple Stumper
    $1600 27
a barbell

Abby
    $1600 15
(Alex: And that would be [*]. I guess we'd've been wrong to take that bet.)

Macao

Triple Stumper
    $3,000 5
the Alien & Sedition Acts

Glenn
    $2000 11
(Alex: And the boy fell from the sky on a number of occasions--[*]. Abby, back to you. No editorializing, Alex.)

Spider-Man

Triple Stumper
    $2000 25
the finch

Glenn
    $2000 20
Tintern Abbey

Matt
    $2000 28
a grommet

Glenn
    $2000 16
Chad

Abby

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Glenn Abby Matt
$18,600 $12,000 $5,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

CABLE TV FIRSTS
(Alex: Where is Turner Classic Movies's home base, and which famous blockbuster film had its worldwide premiere in that same city?)
...
(Alex: Yes, had its premiere in Atlanta where TCM is based.)
MattWhat is Gone With the Wind?
$5,599
AbbyWhat is Casablanca
$11,999
GlennWhat is Its a Wonderful Life?
$5,401
Gone with the Wind

Final scores:

Glenn Abby Matt
$13,199 $1 $11,199
2-day champion: $28,398 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Glenn Abby Matt
$20,600 $13,000 $5,600
27 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $39,200

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