Show #6276 - Monday, December 26, 2011

Jason Keller game 7.


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Jack McClintock, a graduate student of aerospace engineering from Westford, Vermont

Andrea Bornschlegel, a corporate controller from Mountain View, California

Jason Keller, a tutor from Highland Park, New Jersey (whose 6-day cash winnings total $147,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 19
In 2011 this group, the MDA, put on a 6-hour, Jerry Lewis-less version of its telethon
    $200 2
Workers of all lands are addressed on his London tombstone
    $200 1
It's a border along a highway where vehicles can pull over in an emergency
    $200 17
Said before a toast & after a sneeze, it means health in German
    $200 12
"B" is for this thin soup; Swanson's makes beef, chicken & vegetable varieties
    $200 7
This measure of acidity & alkalinity tends to range between 0 & 14
    $400 20
A 5k walk benefits this children's research hospital founded by Danny Thomas
    $400 26
A statue from this groundbreaking singer & actor's Los Angeles gravesite really jazzes up our category
    $400 3
Hitch a ride
    $400 18
Someone who takes the opposite side of an argument for argument's sake is "advocatus diaboli", or this
    $400 13
"S" is for this soup base made by boiling meat or vegetables
    $400 8
O2 is a diatomic one of these units of a pure substance; H2O is polyatomic
    $600 24
Great Strides is a fundraising event used in "taking steps to cure" this disease, CF for short
    $600 27
"Faithful to the cause of prohibition" begins this sometimes-violent woman's epitaph
    $600 4
Florida's state tree is a species of this
    $600 21
While nom de plume is a pen name, this phrase, "war name", is simply any pseudonym
    $600 14
"P" is for this label founded in 1927 that makes beef barley & Italian-style wedding soup
    $600 9
Basketball players learn not to move this foot, the term for the axle around which a wheel turns
    DD: $2,200 25
Race for the Cure is a fundraiser for the breast cancer foundation named for this woman, Nancy G. Brinker's sister
    $800 28
The headstone of this Hollywood legend is seen here, doc
    $800 5
It's a collection of supplementary material at the end of a book
    $800 22
Italian for "the sweet life", it was popularized by a 1960 Fellini film
    $800 15
"T" is for this classic; Martha Stewart says to make it with the whole plum variety
    $800 10
Factor VIII is missing in the A type of this hereditary coagulation disorder
    $1000 29
There's no name in the inscription on this much-visited tomb
    $1000 6
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew spins the dreidel on the monitor.) When it's your spin of the dreidel, hopefully you don't land on this 21st letter of the Hebrew alphabet, or you'll have to add to the pot
    $1000 23
This Greek word is also used in English & means a cleansing of the emotions, especially pity & fear
    $1000 16
"M" is for this Japanese soup made from a paste & often served with rice at breakfast
    $1000 11
This life stage in the development of an insect occurs between the larva & the imago

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

Jason Andrea Jack
$5,600 $400 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Andrea Jack
$11,600 $1,400 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 7
On a clear day, the first of these amusement park rides offered views not just of Chicago but miles out onto the lake
    $400 21
For tourist information on this state, call 1-800-33-GUMBO
    $400 2
To sing like a bird
    $400 1
"I first met Dean not long after my wife and I split up"
    $400 16
The end of U.S. TV ads for these was postponed a day to Jan. 1, 1971 to get some last ones in during football games
    $800 8
Updrafts keep the pilot aloft in this activity seen here
    $800 22
Take part in a salad toss-off or do some vegetable carving at the annual Yuma Lettuce Days in this state
    $800 3
The Pawnee & Crow crafted complex dances for this sacred item that produced smoke offerings to the almighty
    $800 12
A kids' classic:
"'Where's papa going with that ax?' said Fern to her mother"
    $800 17
This animal was last observed in 1681 on Mauritius
    $1200 9
Like a 19th century song says, you can float "through the air with the greatest of ease" on this piece of circus equipment
    $1200 23
At a museum at the college of the Ozarks in Missouri, you can see the Clampetts' car from this classic sitcom
    $1200 4
In "The Green Mile" James Cromwell played the man in this job
    DD: $8,000 13
A bestseller: "Renowned curator Jacques Sauniere staggered through the... archway of the museum's Grand Gallery"
    $1200 18
The last of these sent by Western Union on Jan. 27, 2006 included birthday wishes & condolences
    $1600 10
Each October Albuquerque holds an international fiesta of these--up, up & away
    $1600 24
With its Old World architecture, this California city is "The Danish Capital of America"
    $1600 5
This word for a black-magic user comes from an Old English word meaning "oathbreaker" or "devil"
    $1600 27
Robert Shaw bets on Lucky Dan at 4-1 in this movie, but not to place--oops!
    $1600 14
No. 1 of 7:
"Mr. and Mrs. Dursley... were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much"
    DD: $2,000 19
Francis II was the leader of this empire when it was dissolved in 1806
    $2000 11
Look, ma! No plane & no parachute! A Vegas wind tunnel lets you experience indoor this, aka bodyflight
    $2000 25
In Mitchell, Ind. a rocket memorial honors this hometown hero who died in a fire on the launch pad in 1967
    $2000 6
Exodus 20:24 mentions these, to be placed upon an altar of earth
    $2000 26
Viggo Mortensen takes this title horse on the "Ocean of Fire" race in a 2004 movie
    $2000 15
A 2002 novel:
"My name is Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie, I was 14 when I was murdered on December 6, 1973"
    $2000 20
A Japanese officer found hiding on this island country 29 years after WWII was the last fighting soldier to surrender

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Andrea Jack
$22,400 $7,400 $18,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Queen Anne liked the Marquess of Normanby, gave him permission to build a huge home in London & made him Duke of this

Final scores:

Jason Andrea Jack
$36,900 $400 $4,000
7-day champion: $183,900 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jason Andrea Jack
$20,600 $7,400 $11,600
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
8 R,
1 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $39,600

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Game tape date: 2011-11-01
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