Show #6581 - Monday, April 8, 2013


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Anne Hardiman, a lawyer from Houston, Texas

Mark Richardson, an actor and Internet marketer originally from Staunton, Virginia

Salvo Candela, a university administrator from New York, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $47,295)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
In Art Spiegelman's "Maus", Jews are portrayed as mice & Nazis as these
    $200 1
Shrove Tuesday
    $200 12
It features the state motto "Wisdom, Justice, Moderation" &, of course, a peach
    $200 21
He set up his first software company at age 19 with his schoolmate Paul Allen, which worked out fairly well for the 2
    $200 8
The first solo Top 40 hit for this ex-"Police"man was "If You Love Somebody Set Them Free"
    $200 6
From Middle English for "to brandish a weapon", it's a minor battle in a war
    $400 27
"Persepolis" Chronicles Marjane Satrapi's youth in this Islamic republic
    $400 2
Nirvana Day
    $400 13
Maple trees with sap buckets in front of Camel's Hump Mountain
    $400 22
This 3-mile-long strait separates San Francisco from Marin county; perhaps you're familiar with the bridge?
    $400 16
Hello, 'ello, 'ello there anybody in there? Roger Waters was "Comfortably Numb" for this group
    $400 7
To grind or strike the teeth together
    $600 28
"Pedro and me" is a remembrance of Pedro Zamora, an HIV-positive participant in this MTV show about young housemates
    $600 3
Ganesh Chaturthi
    DD: $600 14
The zia sun symbol over a topographical outline of the state
    $600 23
A W.E.B. Du Bois professor of the humanities at Harvard, he made national headlines in July 2009
    $600 17
He spews fire, he plays bass, he sings "Rock and Roll All Nite" for kiss
    $600 9
Smart & fashionable, or Victoria Beckham's nickname
    $800 29
"The Green River Killer" is about a detective in this Pacific state, written by the detective's son
    $800 4
    $800 15
The Old Man of the Mountain
    $800 24
As Berlin's arch of triumph, it's surmounted by the "Quadriga of Victory", a statue of a chariot drawn by 4 horses
    $800 18
Geddy Lee laid down the low end & sang "The Spirit of Radio" & "Closer to the Heart" for this Canadian band
    $800 10
It can be partially melted ice or snow, or a drink made of flavored syrup poured over crushed ice
    $1000 30
This creator of "Watchmen" & "V for Vendetta" has as distinctive a look as any of his characters
    $1000 5
Pioneer Day
    $1000 20
A mansion called Federal Hill & a thoroughbred racehorse behind a fence
    $1000 25
He served in the Air Force from 1967 to 1968 & as Secretary of Defense for 2 presidents
    $1000 19
This bassist & singer is the new hope of jazz, & her first name, Esperanza, even means "hope"
    $1000 11
Bag it up, it's just trash or garbage

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

Salvo Mark Anne
$2,400 $800 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Salvo Mark Anne
$4,600 $5,400 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will begin with "C-H".)
(Alex: We will name a British show for you, and you have to tell us what was the American program that the Brits modeled their show on.)
    $400 9
Playboy named Pauline Reage's "The Story of" this letter one of "the 25 sexiest novels ever written"
    $400 12
This trademarked brand name has become a synonym for in-line skating
    $400 6
This cheese is named for a village in England's Somerset county
    $400 1
Lake Garda & lake Trasimeno are popular resort areas in this European country
    $400 14
"Bear" sometimes follows the name of this Aussie mammal that's actually 100% marsupial
    $400 22
"Married For Life", which changed the Bundy name to Butler
    $800 27
Oliver Mellors is the gamekeeper at Wragby who has a passionate affair with this title "lady"
    $800 13
This synonym for expectation is also the title of a song that was long used in Heinz ketchup commercials
    $800 7
The lightness of this type of pie is achieved with stiffly beaten egg whites
    $800 2
Walter Ulbricht was the longtime Communist despot of this European country
    $800 15
This South American rodent is not from the African place in its name, nor will you hear it go "oink"
    $800 23
"The upper hand", with Joe McGann in the Tony Danza widower role
    $1200 28
The kids are a lot more hormonal in this 2012 J.K. Rowling book than in her Harry Potter tales
    DD: $1,500 19
This synonym for "chorus" also means to hold yourself back from doing something
    $1200 8
This ground pork sausage is widely used in Mexican & Spanish cooking
    $1200 3
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) 2,000 years ago, because the peninsula was believed to be a large island with reefs & sandbanks, writers like Pliny the Elder called the region by this name, meaning "dangerous island"
    $1200 16
This two-word "canine" seen here is actually a burrowing rodent that belongs to the squirrel family
    $1200 24
"Brighton Belles", about 4 older gals in a Sussex country house
    $1600 29
Not to gripe but in this 1969 Philip Roth novel, quite a time is had with a young lady known as "The Monkey"
    $1600 20
In the eastern U.S. the puma is called by this name that also starts with "P"
    $1600 10
This medium-sized east coast clam has a hard shell
    $1600 4
Once this river reaches the Netherlands, it breaks up into branches like the Waal
    $1600 17
This word comes before "lemur", but the animal really only glides a couple of hundred feet--& isn't a lemur
    $1600 25
"Days Like These", also set decades ago & keeping Eric Forman as the lead's name
    $2000 30
The cover of this 1956 bestseller said it "lifts the lid off a small New England town"
    $2000 21
The indentation in the bottom of a bottle of wine is called the kick or this synonym for "kick"
    $2000 11
These mushrooms have a nutty flavor
    DD: $3,000 5
With about 12 million people, this city on the Eastern European plain is the most populous entirely in Europe
    $2000 18
Not a rodent as it might seem, the tufted this is a bird that feeds mainly on insects
    $2000 26
"The Fosters", in which immigrants from Guyana are scratching & surviving in south London, not Chicago

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Salvo Mark Anne
$20,100 $2,200 $9,400
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

One of its principal members said, "One morning one of us, having no black, used blue instead, &" this movement "was born"

Final scores:

Salvo Mark Anne
$18,900 $1,400 $9,400
3-day champion: $66,195 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Salvo Mark Anne
$20,600 $2,200 $10,000
26 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
6 W
12 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $32,800

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Game tape date: 2012-11-28
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