Show #6182 - Tuesday, June 28, 2011


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Polly Ruf, a zoo docent from Chesterfield, Missouri

Chris Clayton, an agribusiness finance attorney from Denver, Colorado

Adam Marshall, a student of government originally from Bethesda, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $26,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will be a Jeopardy! category that we have translated in French, obviously.)
    $200 11
It's an allergy to the pollen of certain plants, like ragweed
    $200 1
The first song my dog downloaded was "Atomic Dog" by this funky member of Parliament
    $200 16
Manny Rosenfeld, Moe Strauss & Jack Jackson co-founded this company in 1921
    $200 26
To make a purchase on this department store's website, you click the "Add to Brown Bag" button
    $200 6
Arrested in 1902 & exiled to Siberia, this future dictator was freed in 1917, after the czar's overthrow
    $200 21
Les reponses idiots
    $400 12
It's the medical term for high blood pressure
    $400 2
My dog can't help it-- he salivates every time he listens to the disco classic "Ring My" this
    DD: $1,000 17
The teensy "JF" at the base of Washington's neck on the obverse of this belongs to John Flanagan, its sculptor
    $400 27 is the website for this place, home to about 745 miles of bookshelves
    $400 7
Actress being arrested here in Cleveland in 1970 with suspicious pills later revealed to be just vitamins
    $400 22
Les potables virils
    $600 13
(Here's Jimmy.) Collectively, the biceps femoris, semitendinosus & semimembranosus muscles are called this, which flexes & rotates the hip & knee joints
    $600 3
For inspiration, my dog listens to "Bark At The Moon", the title track of a 1983 album by this metal man
    $600 18
Lorraine Collett posed for the cover of this raisin company's box in 1915; in 1974 she gave the company the red bonnet
    $600 28
eBay acquired this purchasing service company in 2002
    $600 8
After about a year of incarceration, he was let out of jail in Poland in November of 1982
    $600 23
Lacs et fleuves
    $800 14
Anemia can be caused by red blood cells that are deficient in this pigment
    $800 4
My dog really sinks his teeth into the George Thorogood classic "Bad To" this
    $800 19
John Pistole is the administrator of this government body, which oversees the Federal Air Marshal Service
    $800 9
In 1971, President Nixon commuted this labor leader's 13-year jail sentence, & he was released
    $800 24
Avant et apres
    $1000 15
It's the surgical removal of the uterus
    $1000 5
My dog loves the upbeat chorus of this Grammy-winning song by the Baha Men
    $1000 20
Maurice Wilkins shared the 1962 Nobel Prize with these 2 guys for determining the structure of DNA
    $1000 10
This former professor & L.S.D. advocate escaped from a California jail in September of 1970 & lived on the run for years
    $1000 25
Ces fichus Etrusques

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

Adam Chris Polly
$3,400 $2,200 $2,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Adam Chris Polly
$4,400 $2,600 $6,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

"O" YES!
    $400 9
Windermere is the biggest lake in this country's Lake District
    $400 18
2010, with animated Vikings: "H.T.T.Y.D."
    $400 2
In 1853 Harriet Beecher Stowe published "A Key to" this novel, with facts & figures to back up its accuracy
    $400 1
This frozen citrus mall favorite was first served in 1928 & now has a line of premium fruit smoothies
    $400 26
x 16
    $400 16
Reliable park attraction seen here
    $800 10
Africa's Lake Victoria lies in 3 countries: Tanzania, Kenya & this one
    $800 19
2008, starring Robert Downey Jr.: "I.M."
    $800 5
"The Fair God" by Lew Wallace tells of the conquest of Mexico by this explorer
    $800 3
"Oh Yes I Am" this, just like in the title of a 1983 Billy Joel album & song
    $800 27
    $800 17
His song "Caribbean Queen" sailed to No. 1 in 1984
    $1200 11
The western half of Lake Balkhash in this largest "stan" is freshwater; the eastern half is saltwater
    $1200 20
2010, set in the animated land of Far, Far Away: "S.F.A."
    $1200 6
In an 1863 story by Edward Everett Hale, army officer Philip Nolan becomes "The Man Without" this
    $1200 4
An homage to Charles Schulz, the project named for this character helps needy kids by "providing security through blankets"
    $1200 28
x the equivalent of the Roman numeral XX
    $1200 23
You definitely wanted to be on the good side of this god when you went to the other side
    $1600 12
In 1973 Syrians completed Tabka Dam, one of the world's largest on this river they call al Furat
    $1600 21
2007, actually about religion & oil: "T.W.B.B."
    $1600 7
Chapter 1 of this Hawthorne novel is titled "The Old Pyncheon Family"
    $1600 14
Founded in 1970, the name of this "lifestyle-specific" hipster store means "city clothiers"
    DD: $600 29
x the number of degrees in a circle
    $1600 24
It's an Italian word for a rule enforcing silence
    $2000 13
This German river rises in the Czech Republic, where it's known as the Labe
    $2000 22
2005, Edward R. Murrow versus Joe McCarthy: "G.N.A.G.L."
    $2000 8
In 1876 Mark Twain collaborated on a play, "Ah Sin", with this author of "The Luck of Roaring Camp"
    DD: $3,000 15
Meaning "not merciful", it's a 9-letter word for harsh weather
    $2000 30
x the square root of 121
    $2000 25
This endangered giraffe relative is more at home in the rainforest than on the open plain

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Adam Chris Polly
$21,200 $8,200 $5,800
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The last time the University of Michigan retired a football number was in 1994, in honor of this center who graduated in 1935

Final scores:

Adam Chris Polly
$25,200 $11,601 $10,800
2-day champion: $51,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Adam Chris Polly
$22,200 $8,200 $5,800
26 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
2 W
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $36,200

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Game tape date: 2011-03-02
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