Show #6172 - Tuesday, June 14, 2011


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Jeff Fleischer, a journalist and author from Deerfield, Illinois

LuEllen Buhrman, a marketing communications specialist from Richmond, Virginia

Nick Condon, a research chemist originally from Lakewood, Colorado (whose 1-day cash winnings total $30,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
In his 1834 autobiography, this frontiersman stated, "I never wrote (a book) before, and never read very many"
    $200 26
Held in Melbourne in January, it's the first of the 4 tennis Grand Slam events every year
    $200 16
In 1877 "Swan Lake" took flight in this country, the homeland of the composer
    $200 1
Louisette Bertholle & Simone Beck share co-author credit on her "Mastering the Art of French Cooking"
    $200 11
Greeks & Turks share a statue of Liberty in this island country
    $200 13
The cry of a crow
    $400 7
In 1920 he said that "Communism is Soviet power plus the electrification of the whole country"
    $400 27
These 2 sisters have faced each other in the Wimbledon singles finals 4 times
    $400 17
The Martha Graham Company first presented "Clytemnestra" on April 1, 1958 in this country
    $400 2
His "There's a Chef in My Soup!", a cookbook for kids, includes recipes for Junior's Jambalaya & Ka-Bam Kabobs
    $400 12
Lady Liberty is looking very put together as depicted in this Jutland park
    $400 14
5-letter adjective meaning lewd or humorously indecent
    $600 8
Article 40 of this 1215 document stated, "To no one will we sell, to no one will we refuse or delay right or justice"
    $600 28
In 2008 Stanislas Wawrinka teamed with this pro to represent Switzerland in the Olympics, winning the doubles title
    $600 18
One of the great romantic ballets, "Giselle" first danced to life in this country in 1841
    $600 3
"Skinny Italian" offers recipes & cooking tips from Teresa Giudice of this "Real Housewives" franchise
    $600 23
People didn't want President Fujimori to have his freedom & demonstrated near a statue of Liberty in this country
    $600 15
It's the only state that doesn't have national parks, monuments, battlefields or historic sites
    $800 9
In December 1899 Queen Victoria said about this war, "We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; they do not exist"
    $800 29
In 2010 this Spaniard exceeded $10 million in tournament earnings & was the world's No. 1 ranked player
    $800 19
The Central Ballet of this country has created "Ode to the Yimeng Mountain", & "Lin Dai-Yu" & "Lan Hua-Hua"
    $800 4
A book by this chef & restaurateur features "recipes from Spago, Chinois, and Points East and West"
    $800 24
The statue seen here is in this Western city that wants to liberate your cash
    $800 21
Developed by sailors to pass the time, it's the art of carving on whalebone or ivory
    $1000 10
Attributed to Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata: "It's better to die on your feet than live on" these
    DD: $1,000 30
The 2 Martinas to have been ranked as the year's No. 1 women's tennis player
    $1000 20
The April 13, 1965 premier of "Onegin" helped put this country's Stuttgart Ballet on the world stage
    $1000 5
"Top Secret Restaurant Recipes 2" tells you how to make this chain's "Kookabura Wings" & "Shrimp on the Barbie"
    $1000 25
For our nation's centennial, "Religious Liberty" was housed in this Eastern city's Fairmount Park
    $1000 22
This reddish grape grown in the east shares its name with a Native American tribe of South Carolina

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

Nick LuEllen Jeff
$3,800 $1,800 -$1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Nick LuEllen Jeff
$7,000 $3,000 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You name the state where the men were born.)
    $400 1
The central figure in a biblical Rubens painting is Salome, who is presenting the head of John the Baptist to this biblical king
    $400 13
Simon Lake built the Argonaut, the first of these to navigate the open seas; air for the crew came from a floating hose
    $400 24
Earl Warren &
Jerry Brown
    $400 11
Young Charlie McGee inherits pyrokinetic powers from her parents & the feds want to recapture all of them
    $400 17
The iPods of the Baby Boom were small radios using this device invented in 1947
    $400 6
For the Beatles, he was better than Best
    $800 2
A rich auburn is named for this Venetian artist, who favored that hair color in his paintings
    $800 15
Alan Ladd's frequent co-star, she was also a pilot; she once flew solo from L.A. to New York
    $800 25
Steven Spielberg &
Orville Wright
    $800 12
Flu virus kills most people on Earth; survivors follow either Mother Abagail or the "Dark Man"
    $800 18
Early ones used a sled powered by an airplane prop; in the 1950s J.A. Bombardier made them with smaller engines
    $800 7
The Brits call this game housey-housey
    $1200 3
(Kelly of the Clue Crew displays a painting on the monitor.) This artist cleverly included a glimpse of his painting "The Dance" as part of a 1909 still life
    $1200 16
The appropriately named Lake Speed won the 1988 Trans South 500 in one of these GM cars; it was not his father's
    $1200 26
William Faulkner &
Shelby Foote
    $1200 14
Ben Mears finds his hometown infested with vampires, decides to fight back
    $1200 19
Willis Carrier found a way to control humidity & temperature & created the modern type of this machine
    $1200 8
If you go to Argentina, you must do this national dance
    DD: $2,000 4
It's the nickname of painter Domenikos Theotokopoulos, acquired when he lived in Italy
    $1600 29
Singer/bassist Greg Lake left King Crimson to form this progressive rock supergroup with 2 other guys
    $1600 27
Ray Bradbury &
Gene Siskel
    $1600 22
Coma victim wakes up, shakes hands with a politician he forsees will start nuclear armageddon
    $1600 20
As Volvo's safety engineer, Nils Bohlin invented the 3-point type of this device
    DD: $2,000 9
For several decades in the 20th century this Caribbean capital was known as Ciudad Trujillo
    $2000 5
The clouds undulate in van Gogh's painting called "A Wheat Field with" these trees
    $2000 30
NFL star Carnell Lake recorded 819 tackles in a 12-year career spent mostly at SS, this position
    $2000 28
Hank Aaron &
Willie Mays
    $2000 23
Losers Club reunites to rid Derry, Maine of its sewer-dwelling, child-killing monster once & for all
    $2000 21
Using a rotating red, blue & green disk, Peter Goldmark invented a version of this approved by the FCC in 1950
    $2000 10
This palm tree from Indonesia yields a starchy foodstuff

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Nick LuEllen Jeff
$19,800 $9,800 $9,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

"L'Unifolié" is one of the names popularly given to the new flag unveiled in 1965 by this country

Final scores:

Nick LuEllen Jeff
$19,700 $9,800 $1
2-day champion: $49,901 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Nick LuEllen Jeff
$19,800 $11,400 $9,200
24 R,
2 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $40,400

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Game tape date: 2011-02-23
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