Responses for show #5936 - Monday, June 7, 2010

Contestants

Joshua Weiss, a Ph.D. candidate in English literature from Chicago, Illinois

Becky Henderson, a library media specialist from Baldwin City, Kansas

J.R. Lind, a newspaper reporter from Murfreesboro, Tennessee (whose 1-day cash winnings total $28,401)

Jeopardy! Round responses

LITERARY DEDICATIONS
MORE THAN ONE MEANING
EXTRAVAGANT EDIBLES
CRIME & PUNISHMENT
ALTHING
YOU MAKE MY "HEART" SING
    $200 6
Agatha Christie

J.R.
    $200 15
bark

J.R.
    $200 7
caviar

J.R.
    $200 1
a chain gang

J.R.
    $200 18
Iceland

J.R.
    $200 22
"Heartbreak Hotel"

J.R.
    $400 12
(J.R.: Who is Dorothy Parker?)

his mother

J.R.
Triple Stumper
    $400 16
Pan

Joshua
    $400 8
a truffle

J.R.
    $400 2
(J.R.: What is a warrant?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)

a search warrant

J.R.
    $400 20
sixty-three

Joshua
    $400 23
"Young At Heart"

Joshua
    $600 13
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Joshua
    $600 17
an afghan

Joshua
    $600 9
Kobe beef

J.R.
    $600 3
a plea bargain

Joshua
    $600 21
the prime minister

Joshua
    $600 24
his "Achy Breaky Heart"

Joshua
    $800 14
Larry McMurtry

Joshua
    $800 19
a pen

Joshua
    $800 10
(J.R.: What is foie de gras?)
[Originally ruled correct; reversed before Daily Double at clue 13 because "foie de gras", that means "liver of fat"]

foie gras

J.R.
Triple Stumper
    $800 4
a perp walk

J.R.
    $800 25
(Joshua: What is Norway?)
(J.R.: What is Sweden?)

Denmark

J.R.BeckyJoshua
    $800 28
"The Heartlight"

Joshua
    $1000 26
Percy Shelley

Joshua
    $1000 27
a bluff

J.R.
    $1000 11
saffron

Joshua
    $1000 5
(Becky: What is bribery?)

entrapment

BeckyJoshua
    $1000 29
unicameral

Joshua
    $1000 30
"Hungry Heart"

Becky

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

J.R. Becky Joshua
$1,800 -$1,000 $4,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

J.R. Becky Joshua
$2,400 $800 $9,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

CHESS
MOVIE NUMBER, PLEASE
FLIGHTLESS BIRDS
WORDS FROM RELIGION
THE COUNTRY WHERE YOU'D FIND
(Alex: ...whatever we give you in the clue.)
DOUBLE "C"
    $400 9
turning over your king

Becky
    $400 6
Three

Becky
    $400 14
the ostrich

Becky
    $400 1
Shinto

J.R.
    $400 16
Poland

J.R.
    $400 19
moccasins

Becky
    $800 10
(Joshua: What are rooks?)

knights

BeckyJoshua
    $800 7
(J.R.: What is 16?)

17

J.R.Joshua
    $800 15
the Atlantic Ocean

J.R.
    $800 2
canon

J.R.
    $800 17
(J.R.: What is Iraq?)

Saudi Arabia

J.R.Joshua
    $800 20
zucchini

J.R.
    $1200 11
an exchange

J.R.
    $1200 8
(J.R.: What is 41?)

21

J.R.Joshua
    $1200 30
Lake Titicaca

Becky
    $1200 3
tolerance

Triple Stumper
    $1200 18
Germany

Joshua
    $1200 23
succumb

Joshua
    $1600 12
the endgame

J.R.
    $1600 25
28

Triple Stumper
    $1600 29
(Becky: What is the penguin?)

the emu

J.R.Becky
    $2,000 4
imam

J.R.
    $1600 21
(Alex: Right here in [*], Lake Pontchartrain.)

the United States

Triple Stumper
    $2,000 24
bacchanal

Joshua
    $2000 13
the Sicilian defense

Joshua
    $2000 26
Thirteen

J.R.
    $2000 28
(Becky: What is the kiwi?)

the parrot

Becky
Triple Stumper
    $2000 5
Tao

Becky
    $2000 22
Panama

J.R.
    $2000 27
Piccadilly

J.R.

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

J.R. Becky Joshua
$15,200 $2,800 $18,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

METEOROLOGY
(Alex: They made a movie about it, and it was very scary when you looked at nature's might.)
BeckyWhat is Big Snow
$0
J.R.What is Perfect Storm?
$9,200
JoshuaWhat is ?
$12,201
"Perfect Storm"

Final scores:

J.R. Becky Joshua
$24,400 $2,800 $5,999
2-day champion: $52,801 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

J.R. Becky Joshua
$14,800 $2,800 $17,800
23 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
9 R,
3 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $35,400

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