Responses for show #7214 - Thursday, January 14, 2016

Contestants

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Ben Almoite, a government and law librarian from Richmond, Virginia

Ellen Huber, a human resources director from Morrisville, Pennsylvania

Amelia Hershberger, a management analyst from Albany, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $37,000)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME
I'M THE KING OF THE WORLD
I'LL HAVE WHAT SHE'S HAVING
IF YOU BUILD "IT", HE WILL COME
THE DUDE ABIDES
MOVIE CATCHPHRASES
    $200 10
Scotland

Ellen
    $200 12
Ferdinand

Ben
    $200 6
caviar

Ben
    $200 20
a mitt

Triple Stumper
    $200 22
a robot

Ben
    $200 2
The Wizard of Oz

Ben
    $400 30
(Alex: And that would be the site of his famous Castle [*].)

San Simeon

Triple Stumper
    $400 13
Lear

Amelia
    $400 7
pigs in a blanket

Ellen
    $400 16
(Amelia: What is indefinite?)

definite

AmeliaBen
    $400 23
the spare

Amelia
    $400 3
Titanic

Ben
    $600 27
Jutland

Triple Stumper
    $600 14
Triton

Amelia
    $600 8
Guinness

Ellen
    $600 17
a pulpit

Amelia
    $600 24
[Amelia gave both listed responses.]

milk (or cream)

Amelia
    $600 4
Field of Dreams

Ben
    $800 28
Catalina

Ben
    $1,000 15
(Amelia: Who is... Wilhelm?)

Frederick the Great

Amelia
    $800 9
cacciatore

Amelia
    $800 18
veritas

Triple Stumper
    $800 25
(Alex: With less than a minute to go now, you are correct.)

Don Henley

Ellen
    $800 5
(Ellen: What is Sleepless in Seattle?)
[Applause for Ben's run of the category]

When Harry Met Sally...

EllenBen
    $1000 29
Whitehall

Amelia
    $1000 21
Swaziland

Triple Stumper
    $1000 11
(Ellen: What is slouvaki--or souvaki?)
(Amelia: What's a gyro?)

souvlaki

AmeliaEllen
Triple Stumper
    $1000 19
(Ellen: What is a preservative?)

an additive

AmeliaEllen
    $1000 26
calamine

Amelia
    $1000 1
The Big Lebowski

Ben

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

Amelia Ellen Ben
-$200 -$600 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$4,000 -$800 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

I AM THE CAPTAIN NOW
WHO READS
BIBLICAL GEOGRAPHY
THIS CATEGORY HAS BEEN FLAGGED
DOUBLE ANIMAL NAMES
ANTONYM & CLEOPATRA
    $400 17
(Derek) Jeter

Ben
    $400 1
People

Amelia
    $400 18
Jolly Roger

Ben
    $400 6
a bird dog

Amelia
    $800 16
(Ben: Who is Conner?)

Ted Turner

Ben
Triple Stumper
    $800 2
an e-book

Ellen
    $800 19
50

Ben
    $800 12
turtledoves

Ben
    $1200 9
Magic Johnson (or Larry Bird)

Ellen
    $1200 3
LSU

Ben
    $1200 20
Black Flag

Amelia
    $3,000 13
[Ben mouths the words of the clue.]
(Alex: Ben?)
(Ben: [Shakes head])

the whale shark

Ben
    $1200 7
(Ellen: What is a muse?)
(Alex: Pardon?)
(Ellen: What is a muse?)

common

Ellen
Triple Stumper
    $1600 10
(Ben: Who is Tom Watson?)

Jack Nicklaus

Ben
Triple Stumper
    $1600 4
Remembrance of Things Past

Triple Stumper
    $1600 25
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

the Gulf of Suez & the Mediterranean Sea

Triple Stumper
    $2,000 21
(Amelia: What is the admiral flag?)
...
(Alex: We have a minute to go.)

the ensign

Amelia
    $1600 14
bearcats

Ben
    $1600 8
(Ben: What is attractive?)

seductive

Ben
Triple Stumper
    $2000 11
Tony Romo

Ben
    $2000 5
the Financial Times

Amelia
    $2000 23
the Garden of Gethsemane

Triple Stumper
    $2000 22
Harvey Milk

Ellen
    $2000 15
the leopard seal

Triple Stumper
    $2000 24
(Ben: What is crooked?)

aquiline

Ben
Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$6,000 $2,000 $3,000
(lock-tie game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

ADVENTURE LITERATURE
EllenWhat is I have no clue?
$2,000
BenWhat is Corsica?
$3,000
AmeliaWhat is Corsica?
$0
Stromboli

Final scores:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$6,000 $0 $0
3-day champion: $43,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Amelia Ellen Ben
$9,000 $2,000 $6,000
13 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
7 R,
4 W
17 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $17,000

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