Show #6490 - Friday, November 30, 2012

Jason Shore game 3.


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Tim Norris, an assistant district attorney from Knoxville, Tennessee

Karen Poole, a graduate student of paleontology from Washington, D.C.

Jason Shore, a medical student from Plano, Texas (whose 2-day cash winnings total $45,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
"In housing built before 1978 assume that the paint has" this toxic element "unless tests show otherwise"
    $200 11
Oscar-winning actor Nicolas Coppola
    $200 17
A red kangaroo is on the so-called "oil cans" of this brand of beer
    $200 1
The Dodgers retired his no. 42 jersey number in 1972 & all of MLB did in 1997
    $200 6
When materials reach ignition temperature, you get this fiery reaction that can be "spontaneous"
    $200 24
About a third of all Chileans live in this capital city
    $400 20
This is scary-- "almost every type of bacteria has become stronger & less responsive to" treatment with these drugs
    $400 12
Illusionist David Kotkin
    $400 18
This brand was the first to put a widget in cans of its draught beer to create the creamy head on a pint served in a pub
    $400 2
Claudius, emperor in 42 A.D., would have written 42 this way
    $400 7
As a noun, it means a flame carried on a stick; as a verb, it means to burn down
    $400 27
This cape, the southernmost point of Chile & of South America, is only about 600 miles from Antarctica
    $600 21
Beware--this injury caused by "a bump, blow, or jolt to the head...can occur in any sport or recreational activity"
    $600 13
Basketball great Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr.
    $600 19
(Kelly of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Anheuser-Busch brewery in St. Louis.) In the mid-19th century, Americans drank mainly heavy, top-fermented ales; the new, lighter lagers pioneered by Adolphus Busch were made possible by the new, European, bottom-fermenting types of this ingredient
    $600 3
Just west of Heinz Chapel is the 42-story Cathedral of Learning, the central building of this university
    $600 8
To stir up & feed a furnace
    $600 28
One of Chile's national dishes is this single-serving folded meat pie
    $800 26
Women should have these "every 2 years from age 50 to 74" as they "are the best find breast cancer early"
    $800 14
"Tha Carter" rapper Dwayne Carter Jr.
    $800 22
Its label calls it (her?) "Belgium's original beer"
    $800 4
This silvery metal used to strengthen steel has the atomic number 42 & the symbol Mo
    $800 9
A hellish, raging fire, or the Italian word for hell
    DD: $3,000 29
Chile is the world's leading producer of this metal that has been called "the salary of Chile"
    $1000 25
To prevent this type of poisoning, don't use "gasoline or charcoal-burning" devices "inside your home"
    $1000 15
Actress/comedian/TV talker Caryn Johnson
    $1000 23
You get to taste the malts & smell the hops on a tour of this brand's brewery on Germania Street in Boston
    $1000 5
In the Bible, 42 children who teased this prophet & disciple of Elijah were attacked by bears
    $1000 10
Rising updrafts of warm air; birds ride them to stay aloft while expending less energy
    $1000 30
In 2011 a forensic investigation concluded that this president's 1973 death was a suicide

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

Jason Karen Tim
$6,200 $0 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Karen Tim
$10,000 $6,200 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 21
Women auditioning for this leggy New York City dance troupe must between 5'6" & 5'10 1/2" in height
    $400 4
This complex of vitamins includes pyridoxine, cobalamin & thiamine
    $400 22
After Eisenhower defeated this man twice, he went on to serve as U.N. Ambassador for 4 years, until his death
    $400 15
Classes of these ships include Kitty Hawk, Enterprise & Nimitz
    $400 1
In Men In Black III, now on BluRay, Will Smith's partner, a young Agent K, is played by this actor
    $400 10
Benjamin Franklin in his "Advice to a Young Tradesman":
"Remember that time is ____"
    $800 27
In 1992 Joaquin Cortes formed his own company that featured this gypsy dance
    $800 6
Although not found in "ounce", this letter does appear in its abbreviation
    $800 23
In 1997 this Hispanic American from New Mexico fit the bill
    $800 16
This device used in making fabrics comes in high warp & low warp varieties
    $800 2
Aaron Cross, not our old pal Jason, is the hero of this film, the fourth in a spy franchise
    $800 11
Ella Wheeler Wilcox:
"Laugh, and the world laughs with you; weep, and you ____ ____"
    $1200 28
The building housing this dance company opened August 20, 1856, in time for Czar Alexander II's coronation
    $1200 7
In male Burmese names, this letter is an honorific prefix similar to Mister
    $1200 24
On August 1st, 2005, the President named this man to the job in a recess appointment
    $1200 17
This type of auto got its name from the old method of taking passengers to & from train stops
    $1200 3
"The Expendables 2" adds the thespian talents of this former TV Texas Ranger to those of Stallone & Schwarzenegger
    $1200 14
Joni Mitchell:
"They paved paradise and put up a ____ ____"
    $1600 29
This company's present artistic director is, fittingly, Kevin McKenzie from the good old United States
    $1600 8
In chess notation this single letter stands for the piece with a horse's head
    DD: $1,500 25
This man got the assignment in 1971; he'd get to appoint 2 other men to the job himself
    $1600 18
This type of column named for a Greek city is usually decorated with acanthus leaves
    $1600 5
In "Hope Springs" Tommy Lee Jones & this actress try to reignite their marital sparks
    $1600 13
Martin Luther King Jr.: "He's allowed me to go up to the mountain. And I've looked over, and I've seen the ____ ____"
    DD: $3,000 30
During foreign tours, the Mariinsky Ballet Company is known by this name
    $2000 9
Director Fritz Lang's first sound film was this 1931 classic starring Peter Lorre
    $2000 26
Despite being a longtime Democrat, this woman was named to the post by Ronald Reagan
    $2000 19
The difference between white & brown rice is that white has had this fibrous & nutritious part removed
    $2000 20
The '70s brought us "Beneath" this & "Escape From" it; in 2011 we got The "Rise Of" it
    $2000 12
"This is the forest ____"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Karen Tim
$25,100 $8,400 $0
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

A publisher's note on one of his books called him "The terror of typesetters" & "an enigma to book reviewers"

Final scores:

Jason Karen Tim
$22,600 $1 $0
3-day champion: $67,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jason Karen Tim
$25,200 $9,200 $0
30 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
7 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $34,400

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Game tape date: 2012-08-28
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