Show #6263 - Wednesday, December 7, 2011


[<< previous game]

Jennifer Bernstein, a social worker from St. Louis, Missouri

Tony Hightower, an event planner from Astoria, New York

Julia Kozicki, an attorney from Noblesville, Indiana (whose 1-day cash winnings total $28,401)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to name the show most associated with that word.)
    $200 26
In 1980 the Solidarity labor union was formed when the Gdansk shipworkers went on strike in this country
    $200 11
This 4-letter adjective can mean "showing courage" or "typeset in thick, dark lines"
    $200 21
Born Golda Mabovitch in Kiev, she changed her name to this after moving to Israel
    $200 6
You'll find this phrase prominently featured on the menu of Boston's Union Oyster House
    $200 16
The star Algol in the constellation Perseus represents the severed head of this Gorgon
    $200 1
    DD: $1,000 27
Declaring "there is no right to strike against the public safety", Mass. governor Coolidge broke a 1919 strike by them
    $400 12
Avery Dennison makes them in green & purple as well as yellow & has trademarked the word with no "gh" in it
    $400 22
In 1962 former pres. Eisenhower remarked that this dance craze represented "some kind of change in our standards"
    $400 7
Kennedy first appeared on it in 1964
    $400 17
The head of this "hunter" is marked by the binary star Meissa
    $400 2
    $600 28
A 2011 strike by 45,000 workers at this telecom company was the USA's largest since a 2007 GM walkout
    $600 13
Where the cupcake is in the picture; it's also a 10-letter verb meaning to make something your dominant subject
    $600 23
In 1910 the Intercollegiate Athletic Association changed its name to this
    $600 8
A midfielder in soccer, or a ball-carrier in football
    $600 18
They represent the heads of Gemini, but these 2 stars are not twins; one is a giant, the other a triple binary
    $600 3
Spam! (one word, but repeated dozens of times)
    $800 29
An early battle for this union formed in 1962 was when grape pickers went on strike for the minimum wage
    $800 14
If an author quotes a passage & puts part of it in italics, he traditionally uses a note saying this "added"
    $800 24
In 1981 the Nissan company dropped this name under which it had sold its cars in the United States
    $800 9
This flag custom may have begun at the end of naval battles; today it's done to show respect to the recently departed
    $800 19
Hamal, the alpha star in this constellation, is from the Arabic al ras al hamal, "head of the sheep"
    $800 4
    $1000 30
Railway workers' salaries were cut but rents in the company towns were not, bringing on this strike in 1894
    $1000 15
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a painting on the monitor.) In the Caravaggio painting, Jesus is summoning this man, who is wondering why a humble tax collector is being called
    $1000 25
In 1944 this Republican presidential candidate used the campaign slogan "Time for a Change"
    $1000 10
Residence to help individuals readjust to society after release from jail or an institution
    $1000 20
M15, one of the brightest globular clusters in the sky, is near the head of this winged stallion
    $1000 5

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

Julia Tony Jennifer
-$400 $5,200 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Julia Tony Jennifer
$2,400 $7,400 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 13
It was Casca, then a bunch of other guys & lastly him, stabbing Julius Caesar, on the Senate floor
    $400 5
Survivor topped the charts with this song from "Rocky III"
    $400 1
On New Guinea, the pacu, seen here, which is in the same family as this South American fish, may have given up vegetarianism to be a river monster
    $400 26
Humboldt University International:
This now-fallen German obstacle "and European Integration"
    $400 10
A "polarpoint presentation" is an office meeting in which the boss has adjusted this so no one will nap
    $400 21
It's the name of cities in 14 states, not just Wisconsin
    $800 14
It was Othello, perhaps with a pillow, smothering her in her bedroom
    $800 6
This Kim Carnes song begins, "Her hair is Harlow gold"
    $800 2
It's no surprise that this fish, a relative of the puffer, is named for a prickly rodent
    $800 27
Cornell I.T. training:
"Boundaries: Good" these "Make Good Neighbors"
    $800 3
Drop 1 letter from the type of creature Sonic is in video games & you get this, one who monopolizes the aisle seat
    $800 22
Alfonso VI of Castile captured this city from the Moors in 1083
    DD: $5,000 15
It was Hamlet, in the Queen's chamber, stabbing this man through a curtain
    $1200 7
"Behind These Hazel Eyes" was a hit for this Idol
    $1200 18
Giant isopods, which feed on the deep ocean floor, are members of this subphylum that also includes shrimp & crabs
    $1200 28
University of Ostrava:
"Limits of Development in China and" this country
    $1200 4
"Jumping the couch" means to flip out like this guy who inspired the phrase on an "Oprah" appearance
    $1200 23
It was formerly the Malagasy Republic
    $1600 16
It was this Thane of Fife, with a sword, on the battlefield, who killed Macbeth
    $1600 8
A 2011 commercial for Pretzel M&Ms used this song from the "Dirty Dancing" soundtrack
    $1600 19
The scary guy seen here gets this holy 8-letter name from the cowled appearance of its head
    $1600 11
"Froday" is the day you realize you need one of these
    DD: $3,000 24
The volcanic soil of this Atlantic island helps give a distinctive rich flavor to the fortified wine named for it
    $2000 17
It was Romeo, in a public place, with a sword, killing this relative of Juliet
    $2000 9
In 1978 this British-American rock group experienced some "Double Vision"
    $2000 20
Like the type of snake it's named for, which includes moccasins, this fish has serious fangs
    $2000 12
"Fomo" stands for "fear of" this happening, because you know that party's going to be great
    $2000 25
Have a tea cake & remember this French name of a group of islands in the Gulf of St. Lawrence

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Julia Tony Jennifer
$10,600 $11,600 $8,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The cup presented since 1887 to the man who wins this is inscribed "single handed champion of the world"

Final scores:

Julia Tony Jennifer
$600 $21,300 $1
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $21,300 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Julia Tony Jennifer
$6,800 $14,600 $9,600
13 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
23 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $31,000

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2011-10-12
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at