Show #6517 - Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Ashok Poozhikunnel game 4.


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Lee Ann Roberts, a homemaker from Albuquerque, New Mexico

Matt Ruprecht, an actuary from Hamilton, New Jersey

Ashok Poozhikunnel, an underwriter from Wheaton, Illinois (whose 3-day cash winnings total $65,602)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
Rolled in Havana (of course!), the longest one of these is 268 feet 4 inches
    $200 1
The largest in area of the 6
    $200 17
As this "Friends" guy, Matthew Perry said, "All right, I took the (Cosmo) quiz, & it turns out, I do put career before men"
    $200 16
A restaurant dinner bill
    $200 11
The second Boer War results in heavy casualties for the British Empire
    $200 22 lists nutrition facts for this "chocolatey cereal with spooky-fun marshmallows"
    $400 7
Takabisha, the steepest one of these, has a free-falling angle of 121 degrees; your move, Space Mountain
    $400 2
It features great skiing at Stratton & Stowe
    $400 18
In 1847 Matthew Perry commanded a squadron besieging Veracruz in this war
    $400 27
Creamy cake topper
    $400 12
The play "Much Ado About Nothing" is first published
    $400 23
Magically, the book of charms is a feature of this cereal's website
    $600 8
Gildan activewear made a Bunyan-esque one of these that was 281' long & 180' wide--it did not say "I'm with stupid"
    DD: $1,000 3
The 2 whose names come from Native American words
    $600 19
As Joe Quincy, Matthew Perry served at the pleasure of the president (Martin Sheen) on this NBC show
    $600 28
In 1981 he published "Modern French Cooking for the American Kitchen"
    $600 13
Napoleon defeats a larger Austrian army in the pivotal battle of Marengo in northern Italy
    $600 24
You can play a scrambled words game at this naval cereal mascot's site
    $800 9
In 2011 a Belgian completed his 365th one of these sporting events in 365 days--that's 9,569 miles
    $800 4
The submarine USS Portsmouth was commissioned there in 1983
    $800 20
In July 1853 Matthew Perry became famous by sailing into a fortified harbor in this country
    $800 29
Term for profit or loss after all the bills are paid
    $800 14
William the Conqueror's son is crowned Henry I of England
    $800 25 says each box of this cereal is "packed with plump, juicy Sun-Maid" items
    $1000 10
Talk about a special day! Romanian model Ema Dumitrescu's wedding dress had a 1.85-mile-long one of these
    $1000 5
Jack Reed is one of its senators
    $1000 21
On this sitcom that debuted in 2012, Matthew Perry led his support group in a "March Sadness" tourney
    $1000 30
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives us the clue while performing the action described with Kelly.) It's two people... in a hostile confrontation... close together... & eye-to-eye, as described in the title of a 1997 John Woo movie
    $1000 15
Portuguese explorer Pedro Cabral discovers Brazil
    $1000 26
The co. history at this cereal's .com tells of its 1945 name change--it used to end in "-oats" but lost the "at"

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

Ashok Matt Lee Ann
$5,400 $1,800 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ashok Matt Lee Ann
$9,000 $3,800 $4,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
By day, Thomas Anderson (Keanu Reeves) is a computer programmer in this 1999 film
    $400 16
Executives from Netflix & Bank of America are directors of this company; oh yeah, Bill Gates is still there
    $400 24
Matthew J. Bruccoli edited a novel by this author, published with its original title, "The Love of the Last Tycoon"
    $400 6
Though introduced in 1946, this 2-piece bathing suit didn't become popular in the U.S. until the 1960s
    $400 11
Thai royalty were buried with this cat breed; the grave had holes for the cat to escape once the king's soul passed into it
    $400 13
A girl who likes rough, outdoor activities
    $800 2
In addition to his field work, he is a professor of archaeology at Marshall College in Connecticut
    $800 19
He joined Halliburton's board of directors in August 1995 & became CEO 2 months later
    DD: $6,000 27
John Callahan, seen at left, pulled together "Juneteenth", the posthumous second novel of this author
    $800 7
Varying in length & color, the name of this semi-formal dress suggests it's perfect for happy hour
    $800 12
Pass & Stow recast it in 1753, but too much copper injured its tone
    $800 14
A notably honest person, whether he sings in church or not
    $1200 3
George Clooney's character Ryan Bingham is a termination facilitator in this 2009 film
    DD: $3,000 20
Peter Ueberroth, Barry Diller & ex-Georgia Sen. Sam Nunn are on the board of this beverage company
    $1200 28
Gary Moulton edited this 19th c. duo's journal--not easy when they spelled "Sioux" 27 different ways
    $1200 8
Unless you're in the military, garments sporting this pattern can actually make you stand out
    $1200 21
Ivy Green, Helen Keller's birthplace, is in Tuscumbia in this state
    $1200 15
You're from Sudbury? I'm from Sudbury! You're my this
    $1600 4
Soap salesman Tyler Durden changes the life of an insomniac office worker in this cult favorite
    $1600 25
This company's directors include Jeffrey Immelt, Roger Penske & ex-sen. Sam Nunn; are light bulbs popping for you?
    $1600 29
In 1892 Francis Bellamy, editor at The Youth's Companion, penned this, spoken by U.S. youth every school day
    $1600 9
In 2012 this jeans & apparel company founded by Georges Marciano & Brothers celebrated 30 years in retail
    $1600 22
This pop artist used the style of comic strips, including thought bubbles, in works like "Whaam!" & "Drowning Girl"
    $1600 17
Originally, it meant a young actor, not a ladies' man
    $2000 5
Cannibalistic serial killer was just a sideline for Hannibal Lecter, who was this kind of doctor prior to his incarceration
    $2000 26
In 1999 Sam Nunn joined the board of this computer company whose roots trace back to the University of Texas in 1984
    $2000 30
Editor George Davis' NYC house was also home to W.H. Auden, Gypsy Rose Lee & this "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter" author
    $2000 10
This collarless pullover shirt with a few buttons at the top was copied from English rowers
    $2000 23
Near this Mass. college, oldest of the 7 Sisters, Skinner Park has great views from this peak
    $2000 18
This term for an American World War I infantryman is the name of the statue seen here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ashok Matt Lee Ann
$21,400 $19,000 $18,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Record holder for the longest time lived after leaving office

Final scores:

Ashok Matt Lee Ann
$3,400 $0 $1
4-day champion: $69,002 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ashok Matt Lee Ann
$15,800 $19,000 $16,200
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
20 R,
1 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $51,000

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Game tape date: 2012-10-15
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