Show #5985 - Friday, September 24, 2010

Kara Spak game 2.


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Lyssette Flinchbaugh, a stay-at-home mom from Berlin, Connecticut

Hillary Janikula, an information technology project manager from Valencia, California

Kara Spak, a newspaper reporter from Chicago, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 24
Benozzo Gozzoli made a unique landscape the backdrop for the biblical journey of this trio
    $200 6
The Kinks in 1964; Van Halen in 1978
    $200 19
The price of a head of iceberg this was a buck-69 last time I shopped
    $200 11
"Soft you now, the fair Ophelia--nymph, in thy orisons be all my sins remembered"
    $200 5
This crime of taking property with the intent to deprive the owner of it can be grand or petty
    $200 14
    $400 25
In the early 1800s, Richard Bonington's landscapes helped popularize this painting medium, shown here in French art
    $400 4
Percy Sledge in 1966; Michael Bolton in 1991
    $400 20
In 2007 a skull of this carnivorous dinosaur went for $276,000
    $400 12
"O true apothecary! Thy drugs are quick, thus with a kiss I die"
    $400 7
These 2 4-letter words often precede "and testament" in the name of a legal document
    $400 15
    $600 28
Known for terrible scenes of May 1808, here he shows the happy May 15th fiesta of Madrid's patron saint
    $600 3
The Monkees in 1966; Smash Mouth in 2001
    $600 21
10 bucks should get you a replacement head for your Oral-B power this
    $600 13
"Thou must be married to no man but me, for I am he am born to tame you, Kate"
    $600 8
Disguising illegal funds & making them usable again
    $600 16
    $800 29
Dutch artist Joseph Knip painted a landscape along this mighty river that last passes through the Netherlands
    $800 2
Joni Mitchell in 1970 & 1975; Counting Crows in 2003
    $800 22
This toy "married couple" is available for $11.99 in a "Two Taters Together" value pack
    $800 17
"Signior Antonio, many a time and oft in the Rialto you have rated me about my moneys and my usances"
    $800 9
If you want to go to Harvard Law, better ace this 4-letter test used as a criterion for admission
    $800 26
    $1000 30
Annibale Carracci has been called Europe's first landscapist in this type of art, valuing balance & clear form
    $1000 1
Bob Dylan in 1973; Guns N' Roses in 1991
    $1000 23
In 2009 one of these items prepared by the Jivaro Indians of South America was on eBay, starting bid $49.95
    DD: $600 18
"Here's the smell, of the blood still; all the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand"
    $1000 10
A claim upon property to secure payment of a debt
    $1000 27

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

Kara Hillary Lyssette
$3,800 $200 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kara Hillary Lyssette
$6,000 $600 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
Charles I & Juan Carlos
    $400 10
She showed up to claim her acting Razzie for "All About Steve"; she also showed up to accept an Oscar a short time later
    $400 13
Thomas Jefferson planned the curriculum & hired the first faculty for this university
    $400 30
Meep! Meep! The greater this (Geococcyx californianus, not Mondo speedious) runs at 15 mph
    $400 14
India's Tripura Plains border the greater Ganges-Brahmaputra lowlands in this neighboring country
    $400 1
Rubeola is the medical name for this disease
    $800 12
Boleslaw I & Stanislaw II August Poniatowski
    $800 9
He took Supporting Actor for "riding his daughter's coat-tails and playing her dad in 'Hannah Montana: The Movie'"
    DD: $2,000 3
Founded in 1789, this Washington, D.C. school was the USA's first Catholic college
    $800 29
This flightless forest dweller seen here went the way of itself around 1680
    $800 28
Located in central Honshu, the Kanto Plain covers over 6,200 square miles & includes this world capital
    $800 21
Plural word used since before the TV age to mean all methods of mass communication
    $1200 16
Otto of Bavaria & Constantine II
    $1200 2
"Winning" Worst Screenplay, Director & Picture was "Transformers: Revenge of" this
    $1200 4
A white oak on the campus of this New Brunswick, New Jersey school inspired Joyce Kilmer to write "Trees"
    $1200 27
Its egg is not only the largest bird's egg, but also the smallest in relation to the size of the bird
    DD: $1,000 15
Stonehenge stands out on the landscape of this largely treeless 300-square-mile area
    $1200 22
Two-word term for the event seen here
    $1600 17
Kenneth I & James VI
(as one country)
    $1600 8
Worst Actress of the Decade went to this "celebutant" for films including "House of Wax" & "The Hottie & the Nottie"
    $1600 5
Both Bennett Cerf & Herman Wouk were student editors of Jester, a humor magazine of this New York City university
    $1600 26
Found in Kenya, Ruppell's griffons, these birds, can devour an antelope within 20 minutes
    $1600 20
From the Latin for "no tree", the Nullarbor Plain extends to the Great Victoria Desert in this country
    $1600 23
6-letter adjective meaning lowly & sometimes degrading
    $2000 18
Alfonso Henriques & Manuel II
    $2000 7
This "prehistoric" Will Ferrell film got 7 nominations but only took home "Worst Prequel, Remake, Rip-off or Sequel"
    $2000 6
Its nickname was a slave term for the most powerful woman on a plantation
    $2000 25
Also known as mimic-thrushes, these birds are thought to be closely related to wrens (& thrushes, obviously)
    $2000 19
Drained principally by a tributary of the Mekong River, the Plain of Jars is found in this landlocked country
    $2000 24
There's a facial feature in this hyphenated adjective for one who won't address an issue directly

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kara Hillary Lyssette
$13,200 $1,000 $20,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

He served the shortest amount of time as president before running for & winning reelection to the job

Final scores:

Kara Hillary Lyssette
$15,200 $1 $15,199
2-day champion: $39,201 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kara Hillary Lyssette
$13,200 $1,000 $20,200
24 R,
5 W
5 R,
3 W
22 R
(including 3 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $34,400

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Game tape date: 2010-07-28
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