Show #6649 - Thursday, July 11, 2013

Ben Ingram game 9.
Mark Japinga game 1.


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Mark Japinga, a legislative researcher from Washington, D.C.

Dawn Owens-Nicholson, a data and statistics consultant from Champaign, Illinois

Ben Ingram, an IT consultant originally from Florence, South Carolina (whose 8-day cash winnings total $176,534)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 23
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue.) I'm on 152nd Street at the famed Dance Theatre of this part of Manhattan
    $200 21
The Black Pearl in the subtitle of this film had been Jack Sparrow's ship, lost in a mutiny
    $200 16
"Redcoat" by Bernard Cornwell
    $200 18
An increase in wages
    $200 8
This is the fraudulent taking of funds with which one has been entrusted
    $200 25
A raspberry-filled glazed one of these from Krispy Kreme has 350 calories
    $400 24
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue.) I'm experiencing this state in Jean Lafitte National
Historical Park and Preserve
    $400 22
He had some trouble hiding his Scottish accent as a Soviet sub commander in "The Hunt for Red October"
    $400 17
"Rebel Train" by David Healey
    $400 20
You get poor treatment if you get a "raw" one of these
    $400 19
Objection! this, a statement by a witness about something he or she didn't see
    $400 28
One of these tells you what is entailed if you are hired; mine includes interviewing contestants & reading clues
    $600 4
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue.) I'm in Bethel, New York, where this event took place
in 1969; the nearby town for which the event was named refused to give permission
    $600 9
Perched at the front of the Titanic, Jack shouts, "I'm" this!
    $600 1
"The Rough Rider" by Gilbert Morris
    $600 5
A rosy glow of the face
    $600 13
This term doesn't mean you get extra parsley, rather that a third party withholds wages
    $600 12
A classic Gary Cooper film is called "Meet" him
    $800 6
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue.) I'm in this city at the arena named for one local hero, Joe Louis, with the statue of another,
Gordie Howe
    $800 10
This Spielberg film recounts how in 1839 captive men on a slave ship freed themselves & killed most of the crew
    $800 2
"A Farewell to Arms" by Ernest Hemingway
    $800 29
2-word term for why Joseph & Mary were refused lodging
    DD: $1,600 15
Oddly, this term for a trial postponement comes from the Latin for "uninterrupted"
    $800 14
Usually arising before age 25 & now called type I is the disorder that used to be known as this
    $1000 7
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue.) California's boy scout Camp Winton is near a gold-bearing area
called "the Mother Lode" in the foothills of this mountain range
    $1000 11
He played "Master and Commander" Jack Aubrey, Captain of HMS Surprise
    $1000 3
"The Manchurian Candidate" by Richard Condon
    $1000 30
A steep cliff
    $1000 26
Thanks for not leaving a will, grandpa! Now you're considered this, & your goods are distributed by state law
    $1000 27
This term for a witty literary work means "game of spirit"

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

Ben Dawn Mark
$5,000 $1,600 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ben Dawn Mark
$7,800 $2,200 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'd like you to name the traditional material given for a particular year with [*].)
    $400 1
"The least chip or crumb of the boats touched his skin, his tail swiftly drew back, and came sideways smiting the sea"
    $400 21
A box of Crane ruled half sheets
    $400 28
The 1948 airlift to this capital city was designed to thwart a Soviet blockade
    $400 12
(Dan Patrick delivers the clue.) He turned down a $3.6 million contract from the Arizona Cardinals & later became a member of the 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment
    $400 26
A title cop played by Clint Eastwood, of all people, becomes the democratic Senate majority leader
    $800 9
"I shall be your Beth still, to love and help you more than ever. you must take my place, Jo"
    $800 20
A traditional Czech marionette
    $800 27
Vercingetorix was the leader of this people of France defeated by Julius Caesar
    $800 11
Amer-I-Can, founded by this 1960s Cleveland running back, has been helping inner-city kids for 25 years
    $800 25
A Massachusetts female senator gets to the bottom of the JFK assassination as a group appointed on Nov. 29, 1963
    $1200 10
"Miss Havisham was alone. 'Well?' said she, fixing her eyes upon me. 'I hope you want nothing? You'll get nothing"'
    $1200 17
These items sometimes used in Reiki healing
    DD: $3,000 2
The 1st planned convict settlement in Australia was at this bay named for its abundance and variety of life
    $1200 3
This Red Sox legend had a brother who died of leukemia, helping inspire his timeless work with the Jimmy Fund starting in 1953
    $1200 7
Adjective for crude & uncivilized practices
    $1200 6
A 1970s pitcher whose name precedes a type of arm surgery takes a Senate seat for Arizona
    $1600 15
"Mr. Earnshaw was sitting by the fire, deadly sick; his evil genius, almost as...ghastly, leant against the chimney"
    $1600 18
A dressing gown made of this, like a 19th century fop's
    $1600 24
The O.A.S. was a secret French force that sought to prevent this African country from gaining independence
    $1600 4
Pres. Obama says this 7-footer from Kinshasa attacks poverty in Africa with the same ferocity he used to block shots
    $1600 13
All 4 gospels mention this Jewish prisoner whom Pilate freed instead of Jesus
    $1600 8
A "saintly" Southern California city becomes a senator who "fights" for the entire state
    $2000 16
"Marianne... could only exclaim, in the anguish of her heart, 'Oh! Elinor, I am miserable indeed"'
    DD: $10,000 19
A "pigeon's blood" one of these
    $2000 23
The legendary wealth of this king in what's now Turkey didn't help in 546 B.C. when the Persians defeated him
    $2000 5
This former pitching great and anti-A.L.S. crusader also founded 38 Studios, a video-game company
    $2000 14
This school of artists that included Millet & Rousseau took its name from a French village
    $2000 22
A 1986 song that Paul Simon performed on "SNL" becomes a senator who used to work on the show

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ben Dawn Mark
$14,400 $21,000 $15,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This piece that premiered in Moscow in 1882 includes strains from "God Save the Czar" & "La Marseillaise"

Final scores:

Ben Dawn Mark
$18,000 $21,000 $31,199
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $31,199

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ben Dawn Mark
$14,200 $13,000 $15,600
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
16 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $42,800

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Game tape date: 2013-03-28
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