Show #6660 - Friday, July 26, 2013

Jared Hall game 2.
Last regular-play game of Season 29.


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Leigh Hoopes, a writer from Crescent Springs, Kentucky

Bruce Richards, an urban planning consultant from Metairie, Louisiana

Jared Hall, a graduate student in global policy studies from Austin, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $31,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you the airport.)
(Alex: A whole category about...)
(Kelly: Sailing with America's Cup champions, Oracle Team USA.)
    $200 2
Under California law, if this rental agreement covers more than 1 year, it must be in writing
    $200 21
One who avoids the company of others
    $200 16
The Born This Way Ball
    $200 1
Federico Fellini International
    $200 11
Tyler took office in April 1841 following the passing of this man
    $200 26
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reads the clue.) In September 2013, Oracle Team USA takes up the defense of sailing's greatest prize, the America's Cup, when both teams of the competition will race these state-of-the-art multi-hulled vessels
    $400 4
I need big rooms in my rental space, so I'm choosing one built before 1939 & thus called by this 6-letter term
    $400 22
One who removes a monarch
    $400 17
    $400 3
Bergen &
    $400 12
Tyler's administration ended the second of these Native American wars in Florida
    $400 27
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reads the clue.) Standard training for the upcoming America's Cup includes flying a hull, a breathtaking maneuver that's used to increase speed & reduce this force that resists the motion of an object through a fluid
    $600 8
"Owner Pays" means prospective landlords will pay this, the agent's fee to get a renter in
    $600 23
One who helped kill St. Stephen
    $600 18
The Mrs. Carter Show
World Tour
    $600 5
Kalamata &
    $600 13
A Maverick Democrat, Tyler defied this president & party leader in the early 1830s
    $600 28
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reads the clue.) One of the most physically demanding jobs aboard ship is the grinder, who performs the all-important task of trimming the sails using these top-handled devices
    $800 9
Renters hope their new digs have plenty of these features that start with the way you end prayers
    $800 24
I can barely read the page I just printed--will somebody replace this?!
    $800 19
The California Dreams Tour
    DD: $1,000 6
Puerto Princessa &
Ninoy Aquino International
    $800 14
A veto by Tyler caused this whole group except Daniel Webster to quit in September 1841
    $800 29
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue.) Instead of a traditional fabric sail on a mast, vessels like the AC45 use a wing sail, a rigid structure predominantly made from this elemental fiber for its greater strength & lighter weight
    $1000 10
"EIK" is short for this, meaning there's actually room for a table
    $1000 25
From the Latin for "burdensome", this adjective means troublesome or difficult
    $1000 20
Watch The Throne Tour
(2 people, 2012)
    $1000 7
La Coloma &
Jose Marti International
    $1000 15
Tyler had a son at 63 who had a son at 75, so the President still has a living grandson in this Tyler home state
    $1000 30
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reads the clue.) To make headway on a fixed course like the America's Cup, even when traveling into the wind, this maneuver turns a vessel's bows through the wind so that it flows from one side to the other

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

Jared Bruce Leigh
$4,800 $1,800 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jared Bruce Leigh
$9,200 $4,800 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the person listed as the source of the quote in...)
    $400 1
The "Sir" before this mystery author's name came after his work as an army doctor during the Boer War
    $400 26
"Here it is... your moment of Zen"
    $400 6
In 1977 Roy & Gaye Raymond founded this lingerie chain, naming it after a very proper queen
    $400 11
Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico & Utah meet at a monument known as this
    $400 19
This warrior class was excluded from power in the 1870s & its privileged status dissolved
    $400 16
This classic form of jazz developed in New Orleans in the early 20th Century & often features a banjo & trumpet
    $800 2
Jockey & author Dick Francis flew a spitfire when he served with this group during World War II
    $800 27
"Can we talk?" &
"Who knew?"
    $800 7
The somewhat mannish shirtwaist was popularized by this "girl" named for an illustrator
    $800 12
The "4 Causes" of this Greek philosopher were the material, the formal, the efficient & the final
    $800 20
On March 20, 1995 a cult released sarin gas in this city's subway system, killing a dozen people
    $800 17
It can refer to a resident of Baghdad or Basra
    $1200 3
George Orwell was wounded while fighting for the losing Leftist side in this 1930s Civil War
    $1200 28
"And in the end the love you take is equal to the love you make"
(2 people)
    DD: $3,000 8
This fashion weekly began publishing in 1867; it got the double "A" in 1929
    $1200 13
The third of Buddhism's 4 Noble Truths is the cessation of suffering commonly known as this
    DD: $2,000 21
In 1914 Japan joined the Allies & quickly seized this European power's islands in the Pacific
    $1200 18
A cutting remark, or a filament projecting from the shaft of a feather
    $1600 4
His time in the 488th Bombardment Squadron, 340th Bombardment Group inspired a classic satirical novel
    $1600 29
"Oh my God, they killed Kenny!"
(2 people)
    $1600 9
Last name of Bologna siblings Marino, Maria &, of course, Bruno, taught the art of shoemaking by their grandpa
    $1600 14
The first H in 4-H, it's followed by Heart, Hands & Health
    $1600 22
The Meiji Constitution of 1889 created this 4-letter legislature with 2 houses
    $1600 24
Pass each arm under the other wrestler's arm & behind his neck in the "full" this hold; there's also a half type
    $2000 5
His time comforting wounded soldiers during the Civil War helped inspire his collection "Drum-Taps"
    $2000 30
"I see dead people"
(the writer)
    $2000 10
Cushionet & bum roll were earlier names for this 19th Century device that pushed a skirt out in back
    $2000 15
The 4 of these were bile, blood, choler & phlegm
    $2000 23
From the 1630s to 1850s, this port on Kyushu served as Japan's only window to the Western World
    $2000 25
A not too chatty order of Cistercian monks, or a mild yellow cheese named for it

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jared Bruce Leigh
$18,400 $4,800 $19,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The cover of the May 19, 1958 Time magazine called him "The Texan who conquered Russia"

Final scores:

Jared Bruce Leigh
$28,400 $9,599 $18,400
2-day champion: $59,600 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jared Bruce Leigh
$18,200 $4,800 $16,600
23 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
12 R,
3 W
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $39,600

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Game tape date: 2013-04-16
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