Show #5829 - Thursday, January 7, 2010


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Brian Chang, a pathologist from Oak Park, Illinois

Andrea Saenz, an immigration attorney from Boston, Massachusetts

Lysette Tidwell, a dog rescuer from Escondido, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 24
Underwater--or 80% of its largest city anyway, in August 2005
    $200 19
Austrian fashionista Bruno
    $200 1
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from a courtroom.) The judge might not literally sit on one, but his predecessors did, as in the Shakespeare line, "To pluck down justice from your awful" this
    $200 17
A history of Denmark by Saxo Grammaticus was one source of this 5-act tragedy
    $200 6
It's a soft rubber container with a stopper, filled with warmed liquid & used when you're ill
    $200 7
This is "under god" in the Pledge of Allegiance
    $400 25
Confused--in Nov. 2008 this state was unsure who got elected as its new senator, Mark Begich or Ted Stevens
    $400 20
Zed, who lives in "Year One"
    $400 2
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from a courtroom.) To plead a case before the court, attorneys must literally do this 3-word phrase; many just out of law school struggle to do it
    $400 13
Bassanio gets some skin in the game & asks to borrow some money from his pal Antonio to woo a woman in this play
    $400 12
Fractional term for a bottle of liquor that holds 750 milliliters
    $400 8
The three musketeers' motto
    $600 26
On fire--on Oct. 8, 1871, 90,000 people in a major city were left homeless in this state
    $600 21
Skynet fighter John Connor
    $600 3
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from a courtroom.) Rather than have the jurors choose this person, some states automatically appoint the juror who's in the seat I'm in
    $600 14
"You lie, in faith, for you are called plain Kate, and bonny Kate, and sometimes Kate the curst" is spoken in this play
    $600 18
Perhaps from the Arabic for "drinking cup", it's used for serving wine in a restaurant
    $600 9
Proverbially, to double your efficiency is to kill 2 birds with this
    $800 27
Frozen--specifically at Mt. Washington in this New England state, where it was around -47 degrees on Jan. 29, 1934
    $800 22
Public enemy John Dillinger
    $800 4
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from a courtroom.) The officer of the court is responsible for maintaining security, guarding juries &, in most courts, giving this 2-word order when the judge enters
    DD: $2,600 15
Menteith, Caithness & Angus are among the noblemen in this tragedy
    $800 29
This brand name is also a generic term for what technically are vacuum bottles that maintain temperature
    $800 10
Slang for a slot machine in Vegas
    $1000 28
Extremely windy, seen here is the April 11, 1965 double tornado in Elkhart in this state
    $1000 23
Mary, "The Other Boleyn Girl"
    $1000 5
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from a courtroom.) The court reporter who sits here must record up to 250 words per minute for CVR certification, the "V" standing for this exact adjective
    $1000 16
This title guy dies of a broken heart as he kneels over the body of his youngest daughter
    $1000 30
4-letter name for a small glass bottle used to hold medicine
    $1000 11
4-word term meaning the garment is suitable for all body types

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

Lysette Andrea Brian
$2,800 $0 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lysette Andrea Brian
$3,600 $4,200 $4,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
Alfred Whitehead said that Europe's philosophical tradition "consists of a series of footnotes to" this Greek
    $400 7
This "Double Fantasy" songwriter was said to be legally blind without his glasses
    $400 23
This Denver paper
    $400 18
At one time, he was first secretary of the Sverdlovsk Party Committee
    $400 9
Found in warm coastal waters, it's an explosion of fish-killing, toxin-secreting dinoflagellates
    $400 1
Favorable regard, often high
    DD: $2,000 13
Ralph Waldo Emerson once employed this thinker as a gardener & handyman
    $800 8
Earl Scruggs, once a member of the Foggy Mountain Boys, gained fame playing this instrument
    $800 24
This New Mexico city's Pulitzer-winning Tribune
    $800 19
In 1979, this leader had to flee his own country
    $800 10
An erythrocyte
    $800 2
A steady flow, as "of consciousness"
    $1200 14
In the 19th century he attacked Denmark's Lutheran church, questioning its true Christianity
    $1200 26
"Walk On By", made famous by Dionne Warwick, was written by Hal David & him
    $1200 25
This hyphenated Seattle paper (it survives online)
    DD: $8,000 20
He was the longest serving prime minister of his country & is seen here in his trademark outfit
    $1200 11
This salad ingredient, Capsicum annuum grossum, has been allowed to ripen on the vine
    $1200 3
A topic or motif
    $1600 15
The first years of the life of this 5th c. philosopher are mostly known from his autobiographical "Confessions"
    $1600 27
This jazz singer & pianist is Mrs. Elvis Costello
    $1600 29
This revived newspaper that once brightened up New York City
    $1600 21
This king of Saudi Arabia was assassinated by his nephew in 1975
    $1600 12
A small, dim star; Proxima Centauri is one
    $1600 4
To use a coupon, or to make up for
    $2000 16
According to his "razor"-sharp philosophy, a problem should be stated in its simplest & most basic terms
    $2000 28
Known as a jazz Renaissance man, he screamed up the '80s charts with tunes like "Rockit"
    $2000 30
This Conde Nast foodie magazine (Bon Appetit is staying around ...for now)
    $2000 22
This former law professor was prime minister of his country for parts of three decades
    $2000 17
Due to the Doppler effect, it's an increase in the wavelength of radiation emitted by a moving celestial body
    $2000 5
This monetary unit was 1/100th of a French Franc

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lysette Andrea Brian
$10,000 $16,200 $21,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

When this animated TV show premiered, it was sponsored by One-A-Day vitamins & Winston cigarettes

Final scores:

Lysette Andrea Brian
$0 $32,200 $10,799
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $32,200 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lysette Andrea Brian
$10,000 $18,800 $13,600
12 R,
1 W
25 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $42,400

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Game tape date: 2009-11-16
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