Show #5917 - Tuesday, May 11, 2010

2010 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 2.


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Nick Yozamp, a biology student from St. Cloud, Minnesota

Stephen Weingarten, a stay-at-home dad from Portland, Oregon

Terry Linwood, a bookseller from North Texas

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 23
Play-Doh, Playskool Toys, Parker Bros. games
    $200 18
For this soccer free kick, place the ball 12 yards in front of the opponent's goal
    $200 9
His "Nocturne, Black and Gold--The Falling Rocket" isn't quite as well known as that painting of his mother
    $200 6
We bet you know it's another name for a bookie
    $200 8
He presided over Bill Clinton's impeachment trial
    $200 1
Queen Elizabeth made Bono an honorary one of these in 2006 (he's Irish, though, so you don't have to call him "Sir")
    $400 24
Cheez Whiz
    $400 19
For a business letter, if you don't have one of these preprinted name & address displays, type that info 4-6 lines from the top
    $400 10
"Deer's Horns, Near Cameron" was the original title of her 1937 painting "From the Faraway, Nearby"
    $400 7
Spicy potent potable served hot
    $400 12
This Ohioan was the president of the ABA (& something else as well) before becoming Chief
    $400 2
He hasn't won, but U2 frontman Bono has received 3 nominations for the Nobel Prize for this
    $600 25
Maytag & Kitchenaid appliances
    $600 20
To make this type of margarita, muddle your limes, pour fine tequila & use Grand Marnier instead of triple sec
    $600 28
In 1814 Goya painted "The Third of May, 1808: The Execution of the Defenders of" this city
    $600 11
Doyle or McDowall
    DD: $3,200 13
This Chief led a commission before which 552 witnesses testified
    $600 3
At a 2007 ceremony at the National Constitutional Center, Bono received this U.S. city's Liberty Medal
    $800 26
Sierra Mist & Doritos chips
    $800 21
To achieve this "national" style, divide the hair into 3 different sections & remember to slice, twist & chip
    $800 29
His 1866 painting of "The Fifer" was less scandalous than his nude "Olympia"
    $800 16
This salad dressing is named for a 1920s play about a group that believes in a female deity
    $800 14
Dred Scott's nemesis, he was rejected as an associate in 1835 but a new Senate confirmed him as chief the next year
    $800 4
Republican Senator Rick Santorum once said, "Bono understands his issues better than 99% of members of" this
    $1000 27
HBO & People magazine
    $1000 22
Interested in blocking your number from caller ID? Just pick up your touch tone phone & dial * then these 2 numbers
    $1000 30
The Cubists were influenced by this great Post-Impressionist,whose watercolor landscape is seen here
    $1000 17
This 6-letter adjective describes inferior workmanship
    $1000 15
Assistant U.S. Attorney General from 1953 to 1956, he later won the Medal of Freedom; how delicious!
    $1000 5
French President Jacques Chirac made Bono a Chevalier of this "Legion" in 2003

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

Terry Stephen Nick
$6,400 $600 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Terry Stephen Nick
$8,000 $600 $6,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll tell you who died; you name the successor.)
    $400 19
This outspoken title girl of a Henry James novel travels Europe and flouts social convention
    $400 14
"Have you ever seen so many gulls? What do you suppose it is?"
    $400 8
Part of Asia separated from Australia & Antarctica in the Middle Jurassic, causing this ocean to begin to form
    $400 2
Smenkare of the 18th Dynasty
    $400 22
The Times reports that with their bright color, "Oriental" these & "American antiques go together like peas & carrots"
    $400 1
Walk like a duck
    $800 27
It's James Ellroy's crime novel about a real unsolved 1947 L.A. murder case
    $800 15
"She might have fooled me, but she didn't fool my mother"
    $800 9
The Iapetus Ocean once separated Scandinavian & north-central Europe from most of what's now this continent
    $800 3
Tigranes III of Armenia (Don't overthink this one)
    $800 23
A report from Hong Kong covered a wealthy widow's $3 billion bequest to her adviser on this study of placing objects
    $800 4
This river cannonballs from Darke County in Ohio to hit the Ohio River between Illinois and Indiana
    $1200 28
A play by Paul Zindel is titled "The Effect of Gamma Rays on" these flowers
    $1200 16
"You thought you could be Mrs. De Winter, live in her house, walk in her steps, take the things that were hers"
    $1200 13
A sea once covered most of the Midwest; aquatic dinosaur fossils abound in this Sunflower State's Smoky Hills
    $1200 10
Pepin the Short--his brother Carloman's death sealed the deal
    $1200 24
A Times piece told readers about dogs trained to sniff out these insect infesters of the boudoir
    $1200 5
This Hawaiian word means both female & wife
    DD: $8,200 29
This medieval whodunnit centers on Brother William of Baskerville, sent to investigate a murder in a monastery
    $1600 17
"As for now I'm skipper, and anybody who don't like it can get out and swim"
    $1600 20
The ancient oceans were a scary place, populated by giant sharks & lizards like this long-necked one
    $1600 11
Edward VII, in 1910
    $1600 25
A story on this type of garden defined as growing food for the home had a link to an org. that can help with yours
    $1600 6
This principality united with Moldavia to form Romania
    $2000 30
Larceny among flower collectors led to the title of this Susan Orlean book
    DD: $4,200 18
"Everyone has someone they want to put out of the way"
    $2000 21
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) During the Mesozoic, the Tethys Sea separated the northern supercontinent of Laurasia from this continent that contained what are now Africa & South America
    $2000 12
Umberto I of Italy, assassinated by Bresci
    $2000 26
One Q&A column says that hand-shredded leaf mold is the Cadillac of this stuff added to flower beds; top with compost
    $2000 7
Arabic gives us this word for a ravine that becomes a watercourse during the rainy season

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Terry Stephen Nick
$22,200 $16,400 $16,400

Final Jeopardy! Round

In Genesis 2:24 these 2 words are what a man shall do to his parents & then to his wife; add a letter to 1 to get the other

Final scores:

Terry Stephen Nick
$21,950 $50 $16,400
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $5,000 if eliminated 2nd place: $5,000 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Terry Stephen Nick
$17,400 $9,800 $16,400
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
17 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $43,600

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Game tape date: 2010-03-23
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