Show #6639 - Thursday, June 27, 2013


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Darryl Campbell, a data analyst from Seattle, Washington

Laura Amundson, a former criminal defense attorney from Des Moines, Iowa

Gabe Gales, a research analyst from Cincinnati, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $27,950)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Hey, it's that time, isn't it?)
(Alex: You identify the play for us.)
(Alex: Each country will begin with the letter C.)
    $200 30
When the sun is directly overhead at the Tropic of Cancer on June 20 or 21, we are experiencing the summer this
    $200 1
    $200 11
"Is not tomorrow, boy, the Ides of March?"
    $200 12
Phosphenes are the sensations of light you get when pressure is applied to these
    $200 2
With a population of 1.3 billion, it has about 20% of all the people in the world
    $200 17
"at" often follows this word, also the name of a comic book company
    $400 28
Best seen high overhead in summer, the constellation of this strong guy had a star go nova in 1934
    $400 3
"The Rum
of a Wimpy Kid"
    DD: $1,200 13
"Prospero my lord shall know what I have done...
so king, go safely on to seek thy son"
    $400 18
Wamble is a term for the sound this organ can make
    $400 4
A 1982 act helped along by the Trudeau govt, made this country really, totally independent of Great Britain
    $400 29
The U.S. used the military doctrine of "shock &" this, an overwhelming feeling of reverence
    $600 26
"Fun" being a relative term, in 2012 Joey Chestnut downed 68 of these to win a contest held at Coney Island every July 4
    $600 7
Who Lives at
    $600 14
"You lie, in faith, for you are called plain Kate, and bonny Kate, and sometimes Kate the curst"
    $600 19
Brannock is the name of the device that measures these from widths of 3A to 3E
    $600 5
This country seen here has had a stormy history
    $600 27
Change one letter in "wonder" & you get this synonym, meaning to consider thoughtfully
    $800 25
The athletic, piping & dancing competitions held in Scotland every summer are known as these "games"
    $800 9
"The Dark
and Day"
    $800 15
"He's coming hither; now i' the night, i' the haste, and Regan with him"
    $800 22
It can describe an actor who's over the top, or be slang for a muscle at the back of the leg
    $800 6
Slightly larger than Missouri, this country is bordered by Laos
    $800 21
It brings on a feeling of wonder when it precedes "party" & "symphony"
    $1000 24
The production of plays in summer by a repertory company; it's the title of a Judy Garland film
    $1000 10
"Shaun of the
    $1000 16
" least into a jealousy so strong that judgment cannot cure"
    $1000 23
When used normally, a garrote fits snugly around this part of the victim's body
    $1000 8
This island in the West Indies is 777 miles long but no more than 119 miles wide
    $1000 20
This "-ish"y word is from the Latin for "to strike with thunder"

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

Gabe Laura Darryl
$1,000 $2,000 $5,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Gabe Laura Darryl
$5,600 $2,600 $6,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: In [*] you notice the "U-M" in quotation marks at the end of the word. That's because each correct response will end in those two letters.)
    $400 1
"The Wizard of Menlo Park" by Randall Stross tells how this man "invented the modern world"
    $400 27
Verdant field
    $400 6
A fluvial process such as erosion is caused by the action of this geographic feature
    $400 14
A monthly payment for an insurance policy
    $400 11
As of June 2011 the endowment for its Radcliffe Institute For Advanced Study was $546 mil., 1.7% of its $32 bil. endowment
    $400 26
"You are" these 5 words, "that's why I'll always be around"
    $800 2
"The Man & The Secrets" is Curt Gentry's take on the life of this longtime government official
    $800 29
Ms. Stewart's grape-growing farm
    $800 7
Almost 2,000 miles below ground, the Gutenberg discontinuity is the boundary between this & the outer core
    $800 15
This temporary state of mental confusion is often caused by fever or intoxication
    $800 12
Noah Webster & Samuel Dickinson (Emily's grandpa) were among the co-founders of this private liberal arts college
    $800 25
"Very" this, "writing's on the wall, very" this, "ladder's 'bout to fall"
    $1200 3
Taking a line from a Supremes hit, James Haskins' "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me" is about this Motown star
    $1200 21
Women's pants with a tapered leg that ends above the ankle
    $1200 8
The largest type of rock fragment, it's defined as more than 10" across, though we think of it as huge
    $1200 16
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue from Idaho.) Near the Sun Valley ski resort, this town of central Idaho is perhaps best known as the last home of Ernest Hemingway
    $1200 13
This women's college in Northampton opened in 1875 with 14 students
    $1200 24
"Like a fool, I went & stayed too long, now I'm wonderin' if your love's still strong, ooo, baby, here I am" these 3 things, "I'm yours"
    DD: $4,000 4
Lois Scharf's biography of this 20th century woman is subtitled "First Lady of American Liberalism"
    $1600 20
Type of tour for Sting & The Police in 2007 & '08
    $1600 9
Examples of an inselberg, or "island mountain", include this Rio de Janeiro landmark named for its "tasty" shape
    $1600 17
A guitar pick
    DD: $3,000 28
The motto of this university named for a Supreme Court justice is "Truth, even unto its innermost parts"
    $1600 23
"La la la, la la la, la la la, la la la" this part-French title, "lovely as a summer day"
    $2000 5
The 1974 biography "Mr. Lincoln's Camera Man" brought this photographer into focus
    $2000 19
Big one & little one (in the Mediterranean off the coast of Spain)
    $2000 10
You won't find Santa at this point located in the Arctic Ocean & moving toward Siberia at about 40 miles a year
    $2000 18
Similar to a podium, it's an elevated platform for public speaking, from the Latin for "beak"
    $2000 30
This oldest Catholic college in New England is located in the wicked excellent city of Worcester
    $2000 22
This title, "I have someone who needs me, someone I've needed so long"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Gabe Laura Darryl
$8,200 $12,200 $16,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Susan B. Anthony said this new fad had "done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world"

Final scores:

Gabe Laura Darryl
$6,900 $20,395 $9,199
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $20,395 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Gabe Laura Darryl
$11,200 $9,800 $16,000
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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Game tape date: 2013-02-13
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