Show #7181 - Monday, November 30, 2015


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Joyce Hshieh, an actress and writer from Chicago, Illinois

Elaine Baker, a home health caregiver from Garland, Texas

Rob Russell, a tutoring and testing director from Johnson City, Tennessee (whose 2-day cash winnings total $43,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: The "D" coming up in the middle of each correct response.)
    $200 18
"90 miles south of Key West, 90 trillion miles to the left of America"
    $200 11
Flash photography can help in detecting retinoblastoma, a childhood cancer of this organ
    $200 1
"...Baby One More Time" was her first single
    $200 3
Only China has more people than this country
    $200 9
This J. man/G-Man was named acting director of what was then the Bureau of Investigation in 1924
    $400 23
An heir to this Rocky Mountain brewing family was kidnapped in 1960
    $400 19
About 1/2 mile north of Liberty Island: "Come see where the Smazedkiewiczes became the Smiths"
    $400 12
In 1975, Steve Sasson created the world's first digital camera for this Rochester, New York company
    $400 2
Queen gave us "Another One" does this
    $400 4
It's the sea creature seen here
    $400 10
The 150 years of ads from the J. Walter Thompson agency include ads for Lifebuoy, this type of home product
    $600 24
In 1973 this oilman & founder of an L.A. art museum paid $2.2 million to get back a grandson--the most he could take off hs taxes
    $600 20
"Come for the 250-mile swim across Mozambique channel--then stay for the lemurs"
    $600 15
Paul Goresh took the last known photo of this rock star on Dec. 8, 1980 as he was signing his "Double Fantasy" album
    $600 6
"One Of These Nights" is on their "Greatest Hits"
    $600 5
Traditional anti-moth advice is to keep clothing & blankets in a chest lined with this wood
    $800 25
The full title of this Solomon Northup memoir includes "Rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation... in Louisiana
    $800 21
"The U.K. lost its 99-year lease on us! Opened under new management in 1997!"
    DD: $300 16
There's a camera part in this brand that turns a smartphoneful of vacation photos into a keepsake book
    $800 7
1994 Top 10 hit for Melissa Etheridge
    $800 13
Shelley wrote one "to the West Wind"
    $1000 26
In the 3rd century Balbinus & Pupienus, joint emperors of Rome, were kidnapped & killed by this royal guard
    $1000 22
"See Mount Etna & feel the heat"
    $1000 17
Using his iPhone, Robert Clark created a visual diary of the West Bank for a 2013 issue of this magazine
    $1000 8
Pink sang "Blow Me" this
    $1000 14
Athens school founded by Plato

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Rob Elaine Joyce
-$200 $600 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rob Elaine Joyce
$1,800 $2,900 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: ...or you think should rhyme. I'll give you example--silo and kilo. You think they should rhyme, but they don't.)
    $400 1
Toulouse-Lautrec painted a different kind of nightlife in "The Bed", now seen at this city's Orsay Museum
    $400 16
Never has molding clay been more passionate than when Patrick Swayze & Demi Moore got dirty in this film
    $400 2
Einstein wrote a book on this because "if I do not, the theory will not be understood, simple though it is"
    $400 21
A female deer & a sneaker
    $400 7
Valentine & Proteus are the pair of fellows in this Shakespeare title
    $400 25
Samuel Adams is seen here representing this state
    $800 12
The lucky snoozers here are being watched by these, also a name for a volunteer group begun in 1979
    $800 17
Joseph Gordon-Levitt loses the title girl in "(500) Days of Summer" & naturally moves on to a girl named this
    $800 3
The life work of Albert Michelson was sort of using a radar gun on this value & establishing it as a constant
    $800 22
An adjective describing the sun & a specialist on an academic subject
    $800 8
Teen detectives join forces in "Double Crossing" when Nancy Drew teams up with these guys, Frank & Joe
    $1200 13
A 19th century painting is titled after this Victor Hugo character--look, it's baby Cosette!
    $1200 18
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from Lincoln Center in New York.) Cher meets Nicolas Cage by the fountain at Lincoln Center, honoring a promise to go to the opera with him in this romantic comedy
    $1200 4
Ernest Rutherford found that the volume of an atom was made up mostly of this
    $1200 23
Money for finding something lost & a person who looks after passengers on a ship
    $1200 9
A chapter in this fantasy volume is titled "The Taming of Smeagol"
    $1600 14
Visions of sugar plums are dancing in the heads of the Christmas hopefuls drawn by this Harper's Weekly cartoonist
    $1600 19
This 2014 movie was a remake of the 1981 Brooke Shields movie of the same name
    DD: $2,000 5
In the 18th c., this physicist & instrument maker found that the boiling point of liquids varies with air pressure
    DD: $2,000 24
A false vision in a desert & the leaves of a plant
    $1600 10
Nick & Nora Charles are the crime-solving duo in this 1934 novel by Dashiell Hammett
    $2000 15
"King of Rome" was a title conferred on this man's only son, born in 1811
    $2000 20
Patrick Dempsey realizes Michelle Monaghan is his soulmate in this film whose title sounds like a wedding attendant
    $2000 6
This quantum theorist has more than 80 institutes named for him in Germany
    $2000 11
First names of the fairy tale-collecting Grimm Brothers

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rob Elaine Joyce
$3,000 $4,100 $4,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the only odd-numbered year in which a U.S. presidential election has been held

Final scores:

Rob Elaine Joyce
$1 $3,399 $8,201
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $8,201

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Rob Elaine Joyce
$5,000 $4,400 $6,800
11 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $16,200

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