Show #6544 - Thursday, February 14, 2013

2013 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 2.


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Colby Burnett, a high school world history teacher from Chicago, Illinois

David Menchaca, a law student originally from Long Beach, California

Joel Pool, a real estate developer from Oakland, California

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to name the surrounding body of water for us.)
    $200 1
A tramp abroad, he moved to the U.S. in 1913, left for Europe in the '50s & was back in the U.S. in 1972 for an honorary Oscar
    $200 26
If you want to tie up a dogie trying to vamoose, use this trusty rope
    $200 6
Another word for disaster; in drama, it's a synonym for denouement
    $200 12
The aisle of man in the drugstore may have Nair's men's line, which removes this while you shower
    $200 11
A "landslide" couldn't bring down "The Nicks Fix", this singer's official website
    $200 21
Alcatraz Island
    DD: $1,000 2
In 1997 a memorial fund in her name was established to continue her humanitarian work
    $400 27
Tie up the bad guy's hands with cable ties, also known by this speedy name
    $400 7
Hypokalemia is a deficiency of this mineral
    $400 17
Some guys like to slap on Eternity by this denim designer
    $400 13
This soulful Brit's album "21" was the top seller of 2011 & 2012
    $400 22
Ile de la Cite
    $600 3
British policemen owe their nickname--"bobbies"--to this statesman
    $600 28
The "squirrel runs around a tree" method is a trusty one for teaching kids how to do this
    $600 8
It's the group of threadlike strings on the top of a stalk of corn
    $600 18
Esquire says Kyoku for Men's sake-infused this is "like the old-fashioned stuff you'd spread on with a brush"
    $600 14
"Bootylicious" making it into the OED was one of the 30 most memorable moments for this "Bootylicious" singer & writer
    $600 23
South Padre Island
    $800 4
At 13, instead of being bar mitzvahed, this Jewish-born future prime minister was baptized in the Church of England
    $800 29
Tie up one of these using a rope called a painter
    $800 9
This Mexican dish whose name means "little meats" is shredded pork
    $800 19
The name of this "Essence of Man" cologne & deodorant means "dry" in French
    $800 15
She appeared at the 2011 MTV VMAs as her male alter ego Jo Calderone
    $800 24
Venice--this sea
    $1000 5
Pictured here circa 1702, she was the last Stuart monarch
    $1000 30
Tie into a sturdy climbing rope from this 3-letter outdoor store founded in 1938
    $1000 10
This lake is considered the main source of the Mississippi River
    $1000 20
This company says its Excite shower gel will have "your angel falling"
    $1000 16
This singer has a fragrance line called Harajuku Lovers
    $1000 25
Chechen Island--this salt lake

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

Joel David Colby
$1,000 $1,200 $5,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joel David Colby
$3,000 $3,800 $7,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 10
"The Metamorphosis"
    $400 8
This stone came before "lock" in the name of an olden type of musket
    $400 2
Amy Poehler acts as a surrogate for Tina Fey
    $400 26
Your 2013 weather forecast: expect fewer tornadoes but be ready for these to threaten the Gulf & Atlantic Coasts in June
    $400 1
A New Year's Day 2013 House vote kept the economy from sliding over what was known as this
    $400 21
"The period before a short stroll", or the introductory statement of the U.S. Constitution
    $800 11
"The Dead"
    $800 17
Formed from sea creatures' shells, the limestone that makes up the White Cliffs of Dover is this one of the 3 classes of rock
    $800 7
Hilary Swank stars as Maggie Fitzgerald
    $800 27
Fight off colds, flu & vampires by eating cloves of this--it helps boost the immune system
    $800 3
They're the two New York governors seen here
    $800 22
"In favor of footballer Howie or actress Shelley", or to keep something going
    DD: $800 12
"The Adventure of the Speckled Band"
    $1200 18
World-famous granite boulder with "1620" carved on it
    $1200 9
Diane Keaton plays a yuppie who inherits an infant
    $1200 28
Coming quite early, the first day of this Jewish holiday coincides with Thanksgiving
    $1200 4
In North Dakota, 13,452 signatures on one of these put an initiative on the state ballot
    $1200 23
"Put on that frock again", or right a wrong
    $1600 13
"A Good Man is Hard to Find"
    $1600 19
Starting about 4 1/2 miles below the ocean floor, this layer of rock in the Earth is over 1,800 miles thick
    $1600 15
Ben Affleck directed this tale about the kidnapping of a little girl
    $1600 29
Philematology is the study of this; osculation is the act of doing it
    DD: $2,600 5
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a U.S. map on the monitor.) 1968 was the last time a third-party candidate captured a state; Nixon won 32 red states, Humphrey took 13 blues, & this independent won a block of five Southern states
    $1600 24
"A colossal brim of a cap", or an overseeing manager
    $2000 14
"Young Goodman Brown"
    $2000 20
Black jasper is used as this type of "stone": rub a gold alloy on it & the streak color tells you the gold content
    $2000 16
Cary Grant & Katharine Hepburn grapple with a pet leopard
    $2000 30
Occurring twice a month, it's the 6-letter hard-to-spell term for when the Sun, Moon & Earth are in alignment
    $2000 6
Chairmen of this body have included Bob Dole, Lee Atwater &, currently, Reince Priebus
    $2000 25
"A school class for a prisoner", or a large open space for crowds at an airport

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joel David Colby
$5,800 $11,600 $15,200

Final Jeopardy! Round

Its collection includes a 16" high architects' model of its first permanent building, opened in 1939

Final scores:

Joel David Colby
$0 $11,600 $16,400
3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joel David Colby
$5,800 $14,200 $15,400
11 R,
3 W
18 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
20 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $35,400

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Game tape date: 2013-01-15
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