Show #6504 - Thursday, December 20, 2012


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Mike Wallace, a real estate agent from Sunnyside, New York

Jen Ruth, a director of operations from Aurora, Colorado

Susan Jann, an operations coordinator from Bristol, Pennsylvania (whose 3-day cash winnings total $53,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
Reporter Ron Kessler broke the 2012 story of naughty behavior in Colombia by these prez protectors
    $200 16
Popular types of these dried fruits include sultana, Malaga & Muscat
    $200 1
Artie Bucco, Meadow, Tony & Carmela
    $200 6
This "Catcher in the Rye" author wasn't always so reclusive; he was once part of the entertainment crew on a cruise ship
    $200 21
A weekly or monthly publication
    $400 12
On May 11, 2010 this "colorful" guy tendered his resignation as British prime minister
    $400 17
In the French dish lapin à la moutarde, this meat is served in a mustard sauce
    $400 2
Tabitha, Darrin & Samantha
    $400 7
His previous jobs included apprentice painter, surveyor in Big Sur & fruit picker, like his Joads
    $400 22
Go to to see the website for this mouthwash
    $600 13
In December 2010 PayPal, Visa & MasterCard stopped processing donations to this anti-secrecy website
    $600 18
On you'll find a recipe for pork & these noodles alfredo, a college dorm special
    $600 26
Target Field in this city has a webcam--only serious Twins fans are watching in January
    $600 3
On Fox: Jess, Nick, Schmidt
    $600 8
The man behind Sam Spade, he worked for 8 years as a detective for the Pinkerton agency
    $600 23
Do it yourselfers know types of it include riveting, tack & claw
    $800 14
In June 2012 she arrived in Oslo 21 years late to pick up her Nobel Peace Prize
    $800 19
Add a little color to a green salad with this leafy Italian vegetable
    $800 28
Had some good times back in your merchant marine days in this biggest German port? Relive them via webcam
    $800 4
Fallon, Alexis, Blake Carrington
    $800 9
While working as a busboy at a Washington hotel, this Harlem Renaissance poet was discovered by Vachel Lindsay
    $800 24
To run like lightning, or to eat a meal in a hurry
    $1000 15
In an exception to the 10-year limit, in July 2011 the Senate extended the term of Robert Mueller as head of this
    $1000 20
It's a marinated herring fillet wrapped around pickle or onion, but don't try to clean the floor with it
    $1000 27
Looking at a webcam, you can always answer the question in "The Merchant of Venice", "what news on" this bridge?
    $1000 5
Peter Dunlop, Kate Murphy & Dana Delany as Dr. Megan Hunt
    DD: $1,000 10
This novelist served in the Mississippi House of Representatives from 1984 to 1990
    $1000 25
A company's shares, or a merchant's supply of goods

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Susan Jen Mike
$2,000 $600 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Susan Jen Mike
$4,000 $2,400 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 12
The Republic of Ireland: April 18, 1949, this significant Monday
    $400 7
An exclamation of surprise, it can follow "land" or "westward"
    $400 6
It's the feline seen here with Alice in John Tenniel's illustration
    $400 1
Tom & Dustin are back for this film's sequel, "What Happens in Vegas, Definitely, Definitely Stays in Vegas, Definitely"
    $400 21
This present-day country was once home to the Moabites & the Edomites
    $800 13
The Czech Republic: January 1, 1993, with this author as its first president
    $800 17
It's the 4th tone of a diatonic scale
    $800 8
In the 1290s, Giotto depicted this religious figure preaching to the birds
    $800 2
Mel Gibson's 4 parts are sewn back together & the English are spilling their tea in the sequel to this 1995 epic
    $800 25
Sorry, Mr. Morton, I swiped this treat, sponge cake with whipped cream & jam
    $1200 14
This country: September 21, 1991, with Levon Ter-Petrosyan as its first president
    $1200 18
It's the objective case of we
    $1200 9
John James Audubon's depiction of this bird is seen here
    $1200 3
Now Kevin Costner's grandpa wants to bat against Cy Young in the sequel to this 1989 film
    $1200 24
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from Pretoria, South Africa) Pretoria is known as the city of these trees, which are not native to South Africa, but were imported from South America around 1880
    DD: $3,000 28
From 1952 to 1965 Pittsburgh-born David McDonald had the title president of the union of these workers
    DD: $2,000 15
This country: June 17, 1944, with Sveinn Bjornsson as its first president
    $1600 19
It's a lightweight, 2-piece garment for martial artists
    $1600 10
In the 1970s, this late celebrity artist gave us the cow seen here
    $1600 4
This bear voiced by Seth MacFarlane is back...but now, he's a vampire! in The Avengers!
    $1600 23
This island in the English Channel lends its name to a bovine breed
    $1600 27
William McDonald had a love for astronomy & left money to found this type of institution named for him in Texas
    $2000 16
Indonesia: August 17, 1945, though this nation that had ruled it didn't recognize it until 1949
    $2000 20
In song, "you can call me" this word found in Arabic names
    $2000 11
The paper cutout of a bird from the 1940s is by this Frenchman who was once part of a beastly group
    $2000 5
Wallace Shawn & his theater director friend meet at Hooters in the follow-up to this 1981 art house film
    $2000 22
Sixth-century Byzantine emperor who organized the empire & laid down the law
    $2000 26
James McDonald had a street named for him in Netanya in this country to which he was the USA's first ambassador in 1949

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Susan Jen Mike
$14,000 $7,600 $17,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Alphabetically, this breed is last on the recognized list of the American Kennel Club

Final scores:

Susan Jen Mike
$20,000 $100 $28,800
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $28,800

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Susan Jen Mike
$13,600 $7,600 $16,000
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $37,200

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Game tape date: 2012-09-05
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