Show #6568 - Wednesday, March 20, 2013


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Jeff Weber, an online book sales director from Ridgewood, New Jersey

Jonathan Shulman, a high school history teacher from San Diego, California

Lauren Girard, a museum guest relations manager from Los Angeles, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
"We Try Harder"
    $200 14
Who could have anticipated that this guidebook on pregnancy would become a 2012 comedy starring Cameron Diaz?
    $200 2
From their Oct. 28, 1980 set-to: "Are you better off than you were 4 years ago?"
    $200 19
On a financial statement, it shows the net income or loss
    $200 30
The Lower Ninth Ward of this city is between the Mississippi & the main Outfall Canal
    $200 7
Found near San Juan, Fort Buchanan is the only U.S. Army base in this commonwealth
    $400 12
"No More Tears"
    $400 15
Gary Ross directed & co-wrote this film starring Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen
    $400 3
Patriotism, or lack thereof, was on the docket in their Sept. 25, 1988 dustup at Wake Forest
    $400 20
At a baseball game, fans traditionally stand up & stretch just before this part of the game
    $400 29
This musical masterpiece premiered May 7, 1824
    $400 8
Thule, the northernmost U.S. air base, is near one of the only spots on earth where 3 of these ice masses meet
    $600 13
"Fly the Friendly Skies"
    $600 18
Tom Hanks & Halle Berry each play multiple roles in this 2012 film based on David Mitchell's novel
    $600 4
Barbara Walters moderated their Oct. 7, 1984 event in Louisville
    $600 21
This toast suggests that you'll turn your glass upside down
    $600 28
The station house of the NYPD's 9th of these areas was seen in "NYPD Blue" & "Kojak"
    $600 9
One of the joint military bases in this country is found at Kandahar International Airport
    $800 24
"Nothing Comes Between Me and My" these
    $800 17
A bunch of his romance novels have been made into films, including "The Lucky One" & "The Notebook"
    $800 5
66.9 million tuned in to these 3 men at Michigan State University on Oct. 19, 1992
    $800 22
A song from "Annie" tells us, "the sun'll come out tomorrow, bet your" this "that tomorrow there'll be sun"
    $800 27
This ninth month of the Islamic calendar celebrates the revelation of the Koran to Muhammad
    $800 10
This Marine "camp" near San Diego has Southern California's largest area of undeveloped coastline
    $1000 25
"I Can't Believe I Ate the Whole Thing"
    $1000 16
The women in this 2012 film read Steve Harvey's relationship advice book, also the basis for the film
    $1000 6
A few elections back at UMass Boston, we heard about "fuzzy math" & a "lockbox" from these 2
    $1000 23
A hole in Mammoth Cave has this name despite being only 105 feet deep
    $1000 26
Entering legend & the movies, the ninth of these units is said to have disappeared in Britain in 117 A.D.
    DD: $1,600 11
Naval Forces Marianas is a combination of 2 bases on this island

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

Lauren Jonathan Jeff
$3,200 $600 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lauren Jonathan Jeff
$5,400 $1,800 $4,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
Deeply in debt, he & his wife Peggy began providing the British with America's military plans in 1779
    $400 8
Cooper's "Leatherstocking Tales" included 3 "P" titles: "The Pathfinder", "The Prairie" & these brave folks
    $400 6
In 1991 Whitney Houston had a pop hit with a version of this patriotic song
    $400 16
Body part said to be given by a father symbolizing his consent for a daughter to marry
    $400 17
(Sarah of the Clue Crew observes a whale at Baja California in Mexico.) Gray whales create heart-shaped spouts as they exhale because they have two of these vents instead of one liked toothed whales
    $400 21
Meaning "highest":
    $800 2
"He cast down the pieces of silver in the temple" & then hanged himself
    $800 9
"Forever In Blue" is the fourth book in this "fashionable" series by Ann Brashares
    $800 7
Parts of this 1977 blockbuster were inspired by the Japanese films "The Hidden Fortress" & "Yojimbo"
    $800 22
California is this type of property state, so all property acquired during a marriage is equally shared
    $800 18
Unlike dolphins, which have cone-shaped teeth, these smaller cetaceans have teeth that are spade-shaped
    $800 24
Meaning "two":
    DD: $2,000 3
Marshal Petain became a traitor to France when he collaborated with Hitler & formed a new government named for this city
    $1200 10
This series by Tim LaHaye & Jerry B. Jenkins deals with the rapture & the end times
    $1200 11
This Pittsburgh Pirate was the MVP of the 1979 World Series
    $1200 23
A regular evening out to keep a marriage strong; one goes wrong for Tina Fey & Steve Carell in a 2010 film
    $1200 19
Its scientific name, Odobenus rosmarus, means "tooth-walking sea-horse"
    $1200 25
Meaning "across":
    $1600 4
In 1605 he filled a cellar below the House of Lords with explosives, but the plot was discovered on November 4
    $1600 12
"Mission Earth" is a series by this man who wrote science fiction before founding a church
    $1600 14
"What's it worth" is the big question on this show in which 3 generations of Harrisons run a hock shop
    $1600 30
If things are going wrong, you can visit an MFT, short for this, who'll ask you what drives you crazy about each other
    DD: $2,000 20
The so-called earless types of these pinnipeds do have ears but no flaps covering the openings
    $1600 26
Meaning "around":
    $2000 5
In 1933 he founded the National Union, a fascist party in Norway, & later received subsidies from Germany
    $2000 13
In "Bring Up the Bodies", Hilary Mantel continues the 16th c. saga of Thomas Cromwell, begun in this book
    $2000 15
In 1984 Madonna sang, "you must be my" this "'cause you shine on me wherever you are"
    $2000 29
"Find God's Match for You" is the slogan of this online dating site with more than 5 million members
    $2000 28
Pups of the sea type of this weasel family member cannot dive under water because their thick fur traps so much air
    $2000 27
Meaning "beyond" or "change":

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lauren Jonathan Jeff
$16,600 $8,200 $10,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In the 16th century the ancestors of the current president of France fled what is now this country

Final scores:

Lauren Jonathan Jeff
$26,600 $2 $200
2-day champion: $51,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Lauren Jonathan Jeff
$15,200 $8,200 $12,200
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
12 R,
1 W
20 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $35,600

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Game tape date: 2012-11-13
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