Show #6219 - Thursday, October 6, 2011

Joon Pahk game 4.


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Franny Howes, a graduate student in rhetoric and writing from Blacksburg, Virginia

Ted Simmons, an executive compensation consultant from Chicago, Illinois

Joon Pahk, a college physics teacher from Somerville, Massachusetts (whose 3-day cash winnings total $112,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
An exemption for pubs meant you could still get ale by the pint when Britain went to this system Oct. 1, 1995
    $200 11
The central character in this 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury is third-generation fireman Guy Montag
    $200 30
A person fond of booze is known to "bend" this body part
    $200 22
"Be of good" this if you know that this laundry detergent was once labeled "All Temperature"
    $200 17
He went to Peking University, where he met Li Dazhao & Chen Duxiu, later co-founders of the Chinese Communist Party
    $200 12
Lucy Lawless is best known for playing this warrior princess
    $400 2
On Oct. 3, 1951 Bobby Thomson hit his famous home run & the Soviets tested one of these
    $400 6
Kevin J. Anderson & Brian (not Frank) Herbert continue with spice in 2007's "Sandworms of" this planet
    $400 29
Tripod for a painter
    $400 10
The name of this earth-friendly polishing cleanser is French for "good friend"
    $400 18
Born in Argentina, he aided Castro in Cuba's revolution before being killed in Bolivia
    $400 13
Drew Barrymore played the memory-impaired Lucy Whitmore in this romantic comedy with Adam Sandler
    $600 4
In 2010 we learned this word for bank workers who John Hancocked 1000s of unread foreclosure papers
    $600 7
In 1932 Philip Wylie & Edwin Balmer collaborated on the novel "When Worlds" do this
    $600 28
Alphabetically, it's the first book of the Bible that starts with the letter "E"
    $600 23
The name of this dishwashing detergent is a synonym for "cataract"
    $600 19
He escaped exile twice in Siberia, then was forced to seek asylum in Mexico in 1936
    $600 14
This "angelic" actress supplied the voice of Viper in "Kung Fu Panda"
    $800 5
Melvil Dewey co-founded this group, the ALA, in Philadelphia on October 6, 1876
    $800 3
The 1932 film "Island of Lost Souls" was based on this 1896 novel by H.G. Wells
    $800 27
To unceremoniously expel from a baseball game or an airplane
    $800 24
Thomas Cadden wrote the jingle about this P&G personality who'll tidy "your whole house & everything that's in it"
    DD: $2,400 20
The ideology promoted by the leader of this South American country has become known as "Chavismo"
    $800 15
In "Peanuts" the great passion of Lucy Van Pelt is her unrequited love for this boy
    $1000 9
On Oct. 2, 1187 this Muslim leader's forces recaptured Jerusalem from the Crusaders, who'd held it for 88 years
    $1000 8
Max Brooks left us wanting more braaaains with "World War Z", an oral history of the war versus them
    $1000 26
A broadcasting chamber with resonating walls that make hollow sound effects
    $1000 25
Invented in 1988, this hand sanitizer comes in spray, wipe & goo-from-the-pump forms
    $1000 21
This Asian leader claims to have been born in 1942 on sacred Paektu Mountain, under a double rainbow
    $1000 16
Lucy Pevensie is a character in the books & movies set in this fictional land

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

Joon Ted Franny
$3,400 -$800 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joon Ted Franny
$8,200 $2,200 $6,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 9
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) During the winter, the Somali current flows south & west; in the summer, it changes course & flows in the opposite direction due to the winds of this Indian Ocean storm season
    $400 7
Danny Zuko
    $400 6
The only woman to receive this foremost military decoration is Dr. Mary Walker, for her actions at Bull Run
    $400 1
The idea that additional input yields smaller & smaller increases in output is called "the law of diminishing" these
    $400 23
Proverbially, if something is "all the" this, it's in style
    $400 18
About 10% of this island nation is covered by snowfields & glaciers
    $800 10
The Kuroshio current, carrying tropical water northward toward the pole, is known by this "national" name
    $800 8
Lazar Wolf
    $800 17
(I'm Chevy Chase.) In 1993 I was honored as Man of the Year by this Harvard theatrical society
    $800 2
The 21st century doctrine named for this man allows the U.S. to wage preventive war if an attack on us is coming
    $800 24
They said I was this 3-letter word meaning angry or insane--I am this! This, I tell you!
    $800 19
At 15,200 feet, the Dufourspitze is its highest peak
    $1200 30
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Warm water currents cool & sink in the North Atlantic, then are carried into the Indian & Pacific oceans along the system known as the global this 2-word term, like something you might find on an assembly line
    $1200 13
Tony Manero,
Bobby C.
    $1200 16
This medal goes to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children; Chris Van Allsburg won for "Jumanji"
    DD: $2,000 3
The political philosophy of "minimum government, maximum freedom", or a party whose motto is just that
    $1200 25
It belonged to Khan in a 1982 "Star Trek" title
    $1200 20
It was first united under Casimir I in 1047
    $1600 29
As early as 600 A.D., monks recorded these on England's coasts & noted their relationship to the Sun & Moon
    $1600 12
Deena Jones,
Effie White,
James "Thunder" Early
    DD: $2,200 14
Seems odd, but in 1947 Columbia University received a special one of these prizes for its administration of those prizes
    $1600 4
"How Philosophy Can Save Your Life" says this Greek suggested, "opt for the good life" & "thrive on... simple pleasures"
    $1600 27
There's a body joint within this verb that means to irritate you
    $1600 21
Before the euro, it used the punt
    $2000 28
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows an animation on the monitor.) When waves hit a beach at an angle, part of their energy is directed parallel to the land, generating a current called this; the "men" of the same name are dockworkers
    $2000 11
Reverend Moore,
    $2000 15
This medal given by the NAACP is named for a former chairman of its board of directors
    $2000 5
Kant's moral law, act according to principles you wish would be universally used, is called the categorical this
    $2000 26
These Greek female divinities punished crimes at the instigation of the victims
    $2000 22
It occupies the western half of the Indochinese peninsula & the northern 2/3 of the Malay Peninsula

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joon Ted Franny
$14,200 $8,200 $17,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The only time 3 actors from the same movie were nominated for Best Actor was for this high seas film

Final scores:

Joon Ted Franny
$16,700 $0 $5,200
4-day champion: $129,400 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joon Ted Franny
$12,600 $7,400 $17,000
23 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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Game tape date: 2011-08-24
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