Show #6360 - Friday, April 20, 2012


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Kerr Houston, a professor of art history from Baltimore, Maryland

Amy Drittler, a university public relations director from Tazewell, Tennessee

Dan Adkison, a copy editor from Brooklyn, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $31,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 21
"The Night Of" this 10-armed creature wasn't a horror film but a Jacques Cousteau TV special
    $200 8
This tissue was issued in 1924
    $200 26
Raymond Loewy designed the Shell logo, the iconic Coke bottle & this company's intercity buses
    $200 14
At 1265 Lombardi Avenue, you & 73,127 of your friends can enjoy this team's tundra
    $200 1
These countries were the "Big 3" Allied powers of World War II
    $200 15
Birds do it & so do Twitter users
    $400 22
These marine mammals of the weasel family use rocks to open such hard-shelled prey as clams & crabs
    $400 9
In the 1880s Dr. Charles Fleet invented this lip balm
    $400 27
In 2007 the Pulitzer Prize board gave this sci fi author a special citation for his distinguished career
    $400 13
This team hoops it up on Seventh Avenue, between 31st & 33rd Streets
    DD: $1,000 2
An "axis" binding these 2 cities was proclaimed in 1936
    $400 16
A succession of sharp snapping noises such as heard in a roaring fire
    $600 23
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows drawings of whale skulls on the screen.) Long ago, whale blowholes were here, but evolution streamlined cetacean breathing, moving the nostril up top, where it's still connected to this respiratory tube, & then to the lungs
    $600 10
Shake it like this instant camera that first flashed on the scene in 1947
    $600 28
He pleaded guilty in the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., then later unsuccessfully asked for a trial
    $600 5
Don't pass up seeing this NFL team at 2269 Dan Marino Boulevard
    $600 3
This member of the Allies surrendered on June 22, 1940
    $600 17
This 3-letter onomatopoetic word can precede gun or top
    $800 24
A spicule is a needlelike piece supporting the soft tissue of these absorbent invertebrates of phylum Porifera
    $800 11
The Sanford Pink Pearl is a brand of this stationery item
    $800 29
This detective novelist co-wrote the screenplay for "Double Indemnity"
    $800 6
Bear down & watch this basketball team run the floor at 191 Beale Street
    $800 4
Slovakia was called this type of state because the Nazis manipulated it like Punch
    $800 18
Salesmen have often been encouraged to not "sell the steak, but sell" this
    $1000 25
This largest ray is a graceful swimmer even though it may weigh up to 3,000 pounds
    $1000 20
The name of this Unilever brand is an Italian word for a rich meat sauce
    $1000 30
Educator Raymond Moley was the leader of this smart-sounding group of advisors to FDR
    $1000 7
This major league team used to take the field at 34 Kirby Puckett Place
    $1000 12
"Terminal" was the code name for the final Allied wartime conference, held in 1945 in this German city
    $1000 19
Asthma sufferers will be familiar with this hissing sound produced in the chest while breathing

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

Dan Amy Kerr
$2,600 $1,000 $5,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Amy Kerr
$7,800 $2,400 $7,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 30
On April 29, 1986, the United States Post Office released a stamp honoring this pianist & bandleader
    $400 9
A fish found in an Illinois canal in 2009 raised fears that invasive Asian carp may enter these 5 vital bodies of water
    $400 18
4-letter word for the covering on a ballfield during a rain delay
    $400 1
In 1920 the ACLU was born out of an earlier group focused on the civil liberties of conscientious objectors to this
    $400 8
This wise king unwisely made God angry when he erected an altar for the Moabite god Chemosh
    $400 5
Tennis that matches up 2 male/female pairs
    $800 29
This "Take Five" pianist was named a "living legend" in 2003 by the Library of Congress
    $800 10
Something special is said to be the greatest thing since this food item that Chillicothe, Missouri claims to have pioneered
    $800 19
This long, loose outer garment is paired with "dagger" in a term for the world of espionage
    $800 2
In 1942 the ACLU denounced the internment of more than 100,000 Americans of this ancestry
    $800 23
Any of the children of Israel who consorted with the god Molech faced a rocky future with this punishment
    $800 6
Word element exclusively added to the end of a word
    $1200 17
Erroll Garner wrote the music for this ballad that begins, "Look at me, I'm as helpless as a kitten up a tree"
    $1200 11
Butler & Ball State are universities in this state
    $1200 20
18th century pope Clement XIII put these, mentioned in Genesis 3, on the Vatican's nude statues
    $1200 3
The ACLU helped win a 1933 ruling overturning a ban on the sale of this James Joyce classic in the United States
    $1200 24
Nehustan was a brass one of these reptiles fashioned by Moses & later worshipped by the Israelites as if it were a god
    $1200 7
The U.K. stopped using this coin in 1980
    $1600 28
His score for the 1929 stage production "Hot Chocolates" included the hit tune "Ain't Misbehavin'"
    $1600 12
The trilobite is the state one of these of both Ohio & Wisconsin; it lived there when the area was underwater
    $1600 21
By itself, it's an undergarment; add "cover" to get a fitted removable piece of fabric used on furniture
    $1600 4
In 1952 the ACLU filed a brief supporting the NAACP in this Supreme Court case decided 2 years later
    DD: $1,200 25
Also known as the Lord of the Flies, this god of Ekron was consulted by Ahaziah, King of Israel
    $1600 15
A pharmaceutical solution, or a cure-all
    $2000 27
He earned his "Fatha" nickname in the 1930s after giving fatherly advice about drinking to an announcer
    DD: $8,000 13
This river passes through Waterloo, Iowa as well as through the cities named for its falls & rapids
    $2000 22
The name of this warming item is from the French for "white"
    $2000 14
In Kitzmiller v. Dover, the ACLU fought the required teaching of this 2-word alternative to natural selection
    $2000 26
The prophet Elijah worked hard to stamp out the cult of this Canaanite god the Israelites had worshipped in the wilderness
    $2000 16
This stop-motion animation technique is named for a type of imaginary being

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Amy Kerr
$20,600 $2,400 $16,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

One of the 4 small U.N. member nations that use the euro as their official currency even though not in the European Union

Final scores:

Dan Amy Kerr
$5,600 $1,800 $4,900
3-day champion: $37,400 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Dan Amy Kerr
$14,000 $3,600 $16,400
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
8 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
25 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $34,000

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Game tape date: 2011-12-19
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