Show #6424 - Thursday, July 19, 2012


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Shelly Green, a medical malpractice attorney from Woodmere, New York

Mike McStravick, a homicide detective from Houston, Texas

Julie Bratvold Ghanbari, a stay-at-home mom from San Diego, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 23
In this film a manager screams at one of his female players, "there's no crying in baseball!"
    $200 1
He reworked a novel called "Stephen Hero" into "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"
    $200 27
Also part of any room, it's the area of a stock exchange occupied by the brokers & traders
    $200 6
Seeing a lack of these deterring French men from settling in Louisiana, the government tried to ship some in
    $200 15
Black & white film is coated with light-sensitive halides of this metal suspended in a gelatinous compound
    $200 30
Any low, thick bush
    $400 16
Ayyyyyyy! He went from Fonzie to football coach as Coach Klein in "The Waterboy"
    $400 2
This Capote book begins, "The village of Holcomb stands on the high wheat plains of western Kansas, a lonesome area"
    $400 17
Google held its annual meeting of these people June 2, 2011; proof of ownership was required
    $400 7
In 1624 the Dutch West India Company formed this colony in parts of what is now New York, New Jersey, Conn. & Delaware
    $400 19
Types of these cards used in digital cameras include MicroSD, SDHC & CompactFlash
    $400 29
British saloon
    $600 14
Coach Buttermaker (Walter Matthau) gave his little leaguers beer after a tough loss, but this film still means well
    $600 3
This Hugo novel evokes medieval life under the reign of Louis XI
    DD: $1,200 11
This type of variable income tax increases as the amount to be taxed increases
    $600 8
In 1699 this pirate was captured in Boston; he was hanged 2 years later, leaving legends of buried treasure behind
    $600 20
Fewer than 25 authentic photographs survive by this French pioneer who died in 1851
    $600 28
To treat with contempt by ignoring
    $800 12
In "Slap Shot", the team learned old-time hockey from player/coach Reggie Dunlop, portrayed by this acting legend
    $800 4
This author of "Doctor Zhivago" studied philosophy at Moscow University & the University of Marburg
    $800 18
In a sentence like "I'm getting 8% return on munis", the word "munis" is short for these
    $800 9
In September 1565 Father Francisco Lopez founded the first Catholic parish in what is now the U.S. in this Florida city
    $800 22
Types of these lens attachments include polarizing, warming & neutral density
    $800 25
One has his chin on his palm at the bottom of Raphael's "Sistine Madonna"
    $1000 13
He played an Indiana high school hoops coach in 1986 & a Washington pro football coach in 2000
    $1000 5
The narrator of this Poe story says, "above all was the sense of hearing acute"
    $1000 21
(Jimmy of the clue crew gives the clue) One judge of a company's worth is this ratio--its current cost per share divided by its profits per share over a 1-year period
    $1000 10
In June 1579 this British captain sailed into a harbor on the West Coast; San Franciscans say it was their bay
    $1000 24
Called the Vacublitz, the first commercial flashbulb was patented in 1930 & featured foil sealed in this gas
    $1000 26
Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg was one from 1982 to 1997

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Julie Mike Shelly
$200 $4,000 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Julie Mike Shelly
$2,600 $8,800 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
This No. 1 Doobie Brothers song starts, "He came from somewhere back in her long ago"
    $400 1
The Tiber (about 250 miles)
    $400 17
10-letter word for any substance that tends to produce cancer
    $400 12
Crowned at Reims in October 1380, this country's Charles the Mad suffered 44 bouts of insanity during his reign
    $800 9
The XVIth pope of this name followed a Polish guy
    $800 18
In a doobie-ous rendition of a gospel classic, the group sang that this guy "is just alright"
    $800 2
The Kwai
    $800 6
Reddish brown; it's a spice, girls
    $800 13
In the '80s growing broadcast empires had help from "the mad monk of deregulation", Mark Fowler of this commission
    $1200 20
Pope XXIII of this name excommunicated Fidel Castro
    $1200 19
Paul Rudd took great offense to Michael McDonald's song "Yah Mo B There" in this "numerical" Steve Carell comedy
    DD: $3,000 3
The Don (about 1,200 miles)
    $1200 7
The area near a place; it can also mean proximity
    $1200 14
The explosive devices planted by George Metesky, aka this, scared New Yorkers for 16 years but luckily killed no one
    $1200 24
A times recipe for this cake calls for unsweetened cocoa powder, vanilla extract & 2 bottles of red food coloring
    $1600 21
The first of these "municipal" popes reigned from 222 to 230
    $1600 4
The Fraser (about 850 miles)
    $1600 8
Something easy, or a strong girth used with horse saddles
    DD: $1,600 15
This general's reckless courage at the 1779 night assault that took Stony Point earned him his nickname
    $1600 22
An article about this popular wine brand from Oz called it "the wallaby that roared across the wine industry"
    $2000 25
Roar if you know there have been XIII popes with this name, including the X, the last non-priest to be elected pope
    $2000 26
This "arboreal" song title refers to a suburb of San Antonio, not to a large Asian country
    $2000 5
The Ebro
    $2000 10
It's a white, poisonous protein powder from the bean of the castor oil plant
    $2000 16
This country's Ibrahim the Mad had hundreds of the women in his harem drowned in the Bosporus
    $2000 23
Mark Bittman puts a twist on this dish of raw seafood marinated in lime juice by adding ripe plums

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Julie Mike Shelly
$14,400 $10,400 $7,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The most famous resident of the National Museum of Ethiopia is the very old young lady named this

Final scores:

Julie Mike Shelly
$7,999 $20,800 $10,500
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $20,800 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Julie Mike Shelly
$12,600 $9,800 $7,000
14 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $29,400

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Game tape date: 2012-03-13
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