Show #6408 - Wednesday, June 27, 2012


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Tim Wong, a landscape designer from Cambridge, Massachusetts

Anna-Lise Santella, an editor and musicologist from Trout Valley, Illinois

Jon Shoup, a graduate student of political science from Charlottesville, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,179)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
This retailer has a line for kids called Crewcuts
    $200 13
    $200 6
The knot at the bottom of the Boy Scout badge represents the Scouting slogan "do" one of these "daily"
    $200 1
This San Francisco landmark celebrated its 75th birthday on May 27, 2012
    $200 8
A well-protected building, perhaps "of solitude"
    $200 21
This British comic actor played bumbling inspector Jacques Clouseau in 5 "Pink Panther" movies
    $400 19
Zooey Deschanel wore a Prada gown to the 2012 Golden Globes, but her nails were painted like these dressy suits
    $400 14
Charles, Thomas, John & Abigail
    $400 7
Happy campers know that with a taut-line hitch, you can tighten or loosen the guyline of one of these
    $400 2
& a big happy Sept. 26 birthday to her, born at Sea World in 1985 & the 1st killer whale to survive being born in captivity
    $400 9
The list of the exact ingredients to make my secret age-reducing elixir
    $400 22
Sacha Baron Cohen wrote, produced & starred in this 2006 mockumentary about a journalist from Kazakhstan
    $600 20
Write it down--a very narrow straight skirt popular in the 1950s is named for this implement
    $600 15
2 stepkids: John & Martha
    $600 26
Many Scouting awards include knots; the award for a den leader of these young 'uns has a gold knot on blue
    $600 3
It would have been quite a party for these two people, a politician and a comic, on their October 13th birthday
    $600 10
It's the type of content a radio station specializes in, such as news/talk or jammin' oldies
    $600 23
Hill's Angels were the scantily clad women on this Brit's sketch-comedy show
    $800 29
Carrie on "Sex and the City" worshipped the high-end women's shoes designed by this man, real first name Manuel
    $800 16
Jack, Chip, Jeffrey & Amy
    $800 27
This practice, also done by film editors, joins 2 ropes & makes them almost as strong as the original ones
    $800 4
Bird lovers celebrate the April 26, 1785 birth of this man
    $800 11
10-letter musical direction to play very loudly
    $800 24
After "Monty Python's Flying Circus", he found further comic success as hotel owner Basil Fawlty
    $1000 30
The glamour of Hollywood in the '40s inspires designing duo Mark Badgley & him
    $1000 17
His 6 include Neil, Marvin & Dorothy
    $1000 28
A clove hitch is useful in camping; tie a rope to your sack of food, which you'll hang high to make this alliterative "bag"
    DD: $1,000 5
The commemoration of this former U.S. senator's June 3, 1808 birthday is a legal holiday in several southern states
    $1000 18
An organized meeting for the discussion of a specific topic
    $1000 25
His work on shows like "The Office" has been better received than his hosting of the 2011 & 2012 Golden Globes

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Jon Anna-Lise Tim
$1,000 $1,800 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jon Anna-Lise Tim
$4,600 $6,600 -$200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 7
Pond scum is composed of green & brown forms of these simple organisms
    $400 6
The title character of this musical shows up at 17 Cherry Tree Lane, London & works her magic
    $400 1
It was a border of the Roman Empire, & outposts like Singidunum (now Belgrade) were built along it
    $400 21
A star explosion, or a PBS series
    $400 16
This Ancient Greek wrote, "Ulysses, noble son of Laertes, so you would state home to your own land at once?"
    $800 8
This beetle gets its 4-letter name from its huge jaws that resemble the antlers of a male deer
    $800 9
In this Lerner & Loewe show, Colonel Pickering, author of "Spoken Sanskrit", makes a dare to a colleague
    $800 2
The name of this Michigan waterway that meets up with the Kalamazoo River refers to a fight that involved 4 guys
    $800 22
Savasana, the dead body pose, is but one posture in this activity
    $800 17
His "Apology" is seen as a reliable representation of the trial of Socrates
    $1200 13
The chickaree is also called the pine type of this rodent; it hides pine cones the way others hide nuts
    $1200 10
The MGM Studio Chorus backs up Judy Garland on this movie musical's "The Trolley Song"
    $1200 3
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C.) Depicted here is the historic moment when American & Russian forces met on April 25th, 1945, at Torgau, Germany, on this river
    $1200 23
The back of the neck
    $1200 18
Known for her 600s B.C. lyric poetry, she was married & had a daughter named Cleis
    $1600 26
A native of Ogden, Brent Scowcroft was this adviser to presidents Gerald Ford & George H.W. Bush
    DD: $2,000 14
The moonflower, whose blossoms open in the evening, is a fragrant variety of this a.m. flower
    $1600 11
The original London soundtrack of this musical features Jonathan Pryce & Lea Salonga
    DD: $1,500 4
Until the Erie Canal opened, this 981-mile tributary of the Mississippi was the main route west for goods & people
    $1600 24
As an adjective, it means stylish; as a noun, it's a prestigious award
    $1600 19
Shakespeare used Sir Thomas North's translation of this Greek's "Lives" for some material in his plays
    $2000 27
This Beaver-born tinkerer is sometimes considered the inventor of television
    $2000 15
There are 3 species of this bird with "wing" it its name: Bohemian, Japanese & cedar
    $2000 12
For this 2002 musical, Twyla Tharp used 28 Billy Joel songs
    $2000 5
Many Civil War battles had 1 name from a river & 1 from a settlement, as in Stones River/Murfreesboro in this state
    $2000 25
This "beast" of a word originated in the 1930s from the Tibetan language of the Sherpas
    $2000 20
To refute a claim that he was senile, this playwright read in court from his own play "Oedipus at Colonus"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jon Anna-Lise Tim
$7,300 $19,400 $5,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The 1995, 2003 & 2006 winners for Best Actor all appeared in this 1982 teen comedy

Final scores:

Jon Anna-Lise Tim
$11,601 $15,400 $5,800
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $15,400 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jon Anna-Lise Tim
$7,400 $19,400 $6,400
14 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
21 R,
2 W
11 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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Game tape date: 2012-02-15
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