Responses for show #6926 - Monday, October 27, 2014

Contestants

Bill Albertini, a professor of English from Toledo, Ohio

Dori Phillips, an IRS agent from Salem, Massachusetts

Matthew LaMagna, a digital consultant from Arlington, Virginia (whose 2-day cash winnings total $33,800)

Jeopardy! Round responses

STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON'S ENCYCLOPEDIA
MARSUPIAL MATTERS
6 LETTERS, ONLY 1 VOWEL
U.S. CITIES
HALLOWEEN IS COMING
STOCK UP ON CANDY
    $200 18
a beaver

Dori
    $200 6
possums

Bill
    $200 2
clowns

Bill
    $200 11
Las Vegas

Matthew
    $200 16
speaking

Bill
    $200 1
Hershey

Dori
    $400 19
Poseidon

Matthew
    $400 7
eucalyptus

Bill
    $400 9
sculpt

Bill
    $400 12
(Matthew: Where is Louisville?)
(Bill: What is Frankfort?)
(Dori: What is Arlington?)

Lexington

MatthewDoriBill
Triple Stumper
    $400 17
mask

Dori
    $400 3
marshmallows

Matthew
    $600 20
(Enrico) Fermi

Matthew
    $600 8
termites

Dori
    $600 23
thrust

Bill
    $600 13
Birmingham

Triple Stumper
    $600 22
Jamie Lee Curtis

Dori
    $600 4
Berkshire Hathaway

Matthew
    $800 21
Chaucer

Dori
    $800 27
a wallaby

Dori
    $800 26
(Matthew: What is a furlough?)
(Bill: What's a furlong?)

a length

MatthewBill
Triple Stumper
    $800 14
St. Louis

Matthew
    $800 24
(Alex: ...with less than a minute to go.)

a turnip

Dori
    $800 5
Swedish Fish

Dori
    $1000 30
the Liberty Bell

Triple Stumper
    $1000 28
the Tasmanian devil

Bill
    $1000 29
a schism

Matthew
    $2,600 15
(Matthew: Where is Williamsport?)
(Alex: No. He was referring to William Pitt, and [*] is the city, and you now have... no money. And we're gonna take a break. We'll come back to chat with the players following this, folks.)

Pittsburgh

Matthew
    $1000 25
the Donner Party

Dori
    $1000 10
Kirkland

Matthew

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

Matthew Dori Bill
$0 $1,200 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Matthew Dori Bill
$1,200 $5,800 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

LAST COMPLETE NOVEL
(Alex: You have to identify the author.)
THE CONGRESS OF VIENNA
(Alex: We're dealing with history.)
(Alex: Each response will be two words in...)
ADD A LETTER
ANCIENT COINS
ART MASTERPIECES
POP "C"ULTURE
(Alex: Notice the "C" in quotation marks. Each correct response beginning with that letter.)
    $400 5
Ian Fleming

Dori
    $400 25
(Dori: Who is Nelson?)

the Duke of Wellington

Dori
Triple Stumper
    $400 13
pint & print

Bill
    $400 18
Cleopatra

Dori
    $400 2
David

Bill
    $400 1
Cars

Dori
    $800 6
James Joyce

Bill
    $800 26
Belgium, the Netherlands & Luxembourg

Matthew
    $800 14
rabbi & rabbit

Matthew
    $800 19
the Minotaur

Matthew
    $800 4
Starry Night (by van Gogh)

Dori
    $800 3
(Matthew: What is the, uh, California Bowl?)

Candlestick Park

Matthew
Triple Stumper
    $1200 7
John Updike

Bill
    $1200 15
save & salve

Matthew
    $1200 20
a cornucopia

Bill
    $1200 23
(Georges) Seurat

Bill
    $1200 10
chai

Bill
    $3,000 8
Tom Clancy

Bill
    $1,900 28
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

the Rhineland

Matthew
    $1600 16
lend & blend

Dori
    $1600 21
the owl

Bill
    $1600 24
(Alex: Less than a minute to go now, Bill.)

Diego Velázquez

Triple Stumper
    $1600 11
Chromeo

Triple Stumper
    $2000 9
William Faulkner

Bill
    $2000 27
(Dori: Who is Peter the Great?)

Alexander I of Russia

Dori
Triple Stumper
    $2000 17
slice & splice

Dori
    $2000 22
(Matthew: What is Sumaria?)
(Dori: What is Persia?)

Phoenicia

MatthewDori
Triple Stumper
    $2000 12
(Dori: What is Glengarry Glen Ross?)

The Cripple of Inishmaan

Dori
Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Matthew Dori Bill
$3,900 $5,000 $14,800
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

ROCK & ROLL
(Alex: ...we come to Bill Albertini, who was leading, and he came up with... the corr--"Goodbye Ruby Tuesday"?)
[Bill shakes his head with his mouth pursed to one side.]
(Alex: We'll accept that.)
[Bill looks surprised and mouths "Oh".]
MatthewWhat is Ruby Tuesday?
$3,900
DoriWhat is (T.G.I.) Fridays? Moody Blues
$2,500
BillWhat is Goodbye Ruby Tuesday?
$4,750
"Ruby Tuesday"

Final scores:

Matthew Dori Bill
$7,800 $2,500 $19,550
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $19,550

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Matthew Dori Bill
$6,200 $5,000 $13,400
13 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
5 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $24,600

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