Show #7216 - Monday, January 18, 2016

4th regular play game that didn't have a winner.


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Randi Kristensen, a professor from Washington, D.C.

Claudia Corriere, a church musician and homemaker from Kennesaw, Georgia (whose 2-day cash winnings total $29,000)

Mike Drummond, an application scientist from Columbus, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,801)

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Jeopardy! Round

"A", "B", "C", "D", "E"
    $200 8
The original natives of this U.S. state have the Kumulipo, a 2,000-line poem of the creation
    $200 6
This largest lake in Africa is also the main reservoir of the Nile River
    $200 1
Present plural of "to be"
    $200 11
The beautiful Snake River Canyon is a highlight of this state
    $200 16
In 2015 Yahoo! began streaming this former NBC series about Jeff, Abed & their higher learning gang
    $400 13
Later the top Norse god, with his brothers he slew the giant Ymir & constructed the world from the corpse
    $400 7
This Florida lake bears a Hitchiti name that means "big water"
    $400 2
A towering building project in Genesis 11:4-9
    $400 14
Seen here is a mug shot of this once powerful man in Alcatraz, his home from 1934 to 1939
    $400 17
Title last name of Harry (aka Hieronymus), Michael Connelly's L.A. detective played by Titus Welliver
    $600 15
A Chinese myth says the god P'an-ku was born from these 2 competing principles to make heaven & earth
    $600 9
Mosul, one of Iraq's largest cities, lies on the west bank of this river
    $600 3
A hood like Batman wears
    $600 21
The caricature seen here was adopted by this university in 1964
    $600 28
Puppetry artist Basil Twist was among the 2015 recipients of this foundation's "Genius" grants
    $600 18
Her "unbreakable" extended theme "White dudes hold the record for creepy crimes but females are strong as hell"
    $800 22
This sun god who rose from the Ocean of Chaos & was reborn daily gained prominence in Egypt's 5th Dynasty
    $800 10
The principal river of Tuscany rises on Monte Falterona
    $800 4
Adjective meaning "sweet", like a pleasant tone
    $800 24
In 2015 this Utah man was third in line in presidential succession
    $800 27
In 2014 Isabel Allende was among the recipients of this medal, the highest civilian honor awarded by our chief executive
    $800 19
8 people telepthically experience each other's lives in "Sense8", created in part by these "Matrix" siblings
    $1000 23
"Theogony" by Hesiod says the first children of this Greek earth goddess had no father
    DD: $200 12
In 1699 Sieur d'Iberville saw Okwata, a vast lake near the Gulf of Mexico, & renamed it this
    $1000 5
Latin plural for mistakes in a text
    $1000 25
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a video of different rail vehicles on the monitor.) Let's clear this up: a cable car runs on an underground cable; a similar vehicle using overhead wires may be called a streetcar, a tram or this, also the name of the pole that connects it to the wires
    $1000 26
He got 2 ticker-tape parades in NYC's Canyon of Heroes: one in 1962 & the other in 1998, after a 2nd trip to space
    $1000 20
In 2015 Jeffrey Tambor went through some big changes & won a Golden Globe for his role on this Amazon series

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

Mike Claudia Randi
$3,000 $600 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Claudia Randi
$4,600 $4,000 $4,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 10
"Monkey Planet" was an alternative title of this Pierre Boulle novel that spawned a movie series
    $400 13
In Yiddish a shvitz is a sauna or steam bath; to shvitz is this, what you do in those
    $400 25
When this risk is "limited" the potential loss is fixed at a maximum
    $400 1
"Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"
    $400 20
On Oct. 5, 1789 thousands of women marched to Versailles to protest the high price & scarcity of this foodstuff
    $400 6
Scientists said one of these was 130 when it died in 2007; in its neck was a harpoon point made around 1880
    $800 11
From the creator of Cap. Underpants comes "Rickey Ricotta's Mighty Robot vs. the Uranium Unicorns" of this planet
    DD: $2,000 14
From the French for "loosening", it was a loosening of tensions between the U.S. & Soviet Union in the 1970s
    $800 26
2-word term for a company's total assets minus total expenses & debts
    $800 2
"Songs in the Key of Life"
    $800 21
A the time of the revolution, it had 8 towers & was surrounded by a moat more than 80 feet wide
    $800 7
The microscopic water this--we nicknamed it "Ursus smallus"--can slow its metabolism to 0.01% of normal & live up to a century
    $1200 12
Other books by this author include "Mars & Venus in the Bedroom" & "The Mars & Venus Diet & Exercise Solution"
    $1200 15
German for "fear", it's used as a psychological term for anxiety mixed with uncertainty
    $1200 27
From the Old French for "remove from a purse", it means to pay out money from a fund
    $1200 3
"Exile on Main St."
    $1200 22
He tried to escape France but was caught after a patriot recognized him from his picture on French currency
    $1200 8
Marvel fans know to hail this creature that replaces all the cells in its body in a few weeks & never grows old
    $1600 18
This 1931 novel was written by a missionaries' daughter who went on to win a Nobel Prize
    $1600 16
To avoid being overheard, you speak this way in soft tones, Italian for "under voice"
    $1600 29
Beloit is a liberal arts college; this Big 4 accounting firm that rhymes with Beloit has its own university
    $1600 4
"Wish You Were Here"
    $1600 23
In 1790 a tricolor flag replaced one that featured this floral emblem
    DD: $3,000 9
Defying a Coleridge poem, this type of bird was 64 when she laid an egg in 2015
    $2000 19
"The Moons of Jupiter" is a short story collection by this Canadian female author of "Lives of Girls & Women"
    $2000 17
It's Latin for "from the chair", referring to the seat of authority from which the pope issues infallible decrees
    $2000 5
"All Things Must Pass"
    $2000 28
At the start of the revolution, the 3 of these represented the clergy, the nobility & the people
    $2000 24
This crustacean can survive for 100 years; the Norway type often doesn't get close to that, as it's delicious

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Claudia Randi
$13,800 $13,800 $6,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

A 1957 event led to the creation of a National Historic Site in this city, signed into law by a president whose library is now there too

Final scores:

Mike Claudia Randi
$0 $0 $0
Loser: $2,000 Loser: $2,000 Loser: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mike Claudia Randi
$13,800 $12,400 $5,600
17 R,
0 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
10 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $31,800

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Game tape date: 2015-12-14
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