Show #6798 - Wednesday, March 19, 2014


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Susan Shikany, a school media specialist from Indian Trail, North Carolina

Gabor Revy, an aerospace engineer from West Chester, Ohio

Nick Durazo, a compliance engineer originally from Visalia, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 21
The name of this small country comes from German for "light stone"
    $200 4
Emerson Boozer,
Joe Klecko,
Mark Sanchez
    $200 7
"____ with a Chance of Meatballs"
    $200 6
This Round Table knight had a kid with the daughter of grail-keeping King Pelles but had eyes for Guinevere
    $200 26
After we finally see it again around 2061, the next time will be 2137-ish
    $200 16
Given free as a gift, or describing a remark like, "You look good!"
    $400 22
The name of this body of water comes from words meaning "middle" & "earth"
    $400 2
Norm Van Lier,
Joakim Noah,
Scottie Pippen
    $400 8
It describes the character seen here
    $400 12
G.K. Chesterton said, "Many a man has been hanged on less evidence than there is for" this Scottish legend
    $400 27
At 18-22 months, it has the longest gestation of any mammal, & birth is no picnic--one comes out around 220 pounds
    $400 17
A minute blood vessel
    $600 23
This city's name, "smoky bay" in Icelandic, refers to steam from volcanic activity
    $600 1
Robin Roberts,
Chase Utley,
Steve Carlton
    $600 9
"The Very ____ Caterpillar"
    $600 13
Part of "The Legend of" this movie character is his stunning ability on jazz flute & telling San Diego what it can do to itself
    $600 28
Copyright law says post-1978 songs will not enter this 2-word realm until 70 years after the death of the last surviving author
    $600 18
A pro soldier hired to serve in a foreign army
    $800 24
The name of this Wisconsin city is French for "bottom of the lake", its position
    $800 3
Jacques Plante,
Jean Beliveau,
Guy Lafleur--all have had their jerseys retired
    $800 10
Ezra Jack Keats' celebration of winter:
"The ____ Day"
    DD: $1,000 14
Legend has it Captain Vanderdecken still tries to round the Cape of Good Hope on this ship... & tries... & tries...
    $800 29
Some say this title guy who 2 tramps are set to meet in a play represents a distant & unresponsive deity
    $800 19
A trustee of property has this type of "responsibility", the duty of acting in good faith
    $1000 25
The name of this waterfall on the Argentina-Brazil border is derived from a Guarani word meaning "great water"
    $1000 5
MLS stars Robbie Keane,
Landon Donovan,
David Beckham
    $1000 11
"Harry the ____ Dog"
    $1000 15
Some claimed to see her ghost as described in song: "with her head tucked underneath her arm, she walks the bloody tower"
    $1000 30
The "Art of War" by this man says, "He will win who, prepared himself, waits to take the enemy unprepared"
    $1000 20
If you wonder what kind of man is up for this insurance job that computes premiums based on probabilities, here's one

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

Nick Gabor Susan
$1,600 $2,200 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Nick Gabor Susan
$4,800 $6,000 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 27
This Madrid museum has a Velazquez door & quite a few Velazquez works
    $400 24
A certificate of deposit is insured by this government "corporation"
    $400 20
"Using stats the way we read them, we'll find value in players that nobody else can see"
    $400 1
O beautiful, for this adjective, for it means roomy or extensive
    $400 5
Early landers discovered Mars' atmosphere was 95% this gas
    $400 13
This future Supreme Court justice became chief legal officer for the NAACP in 1938
    $800 8
Eugene Delacroix made several lithographs depicting this Shakespeare play--here's the graveyard scene
    $800 25
Some mutual funds are "no-" this, a sales commission charged to investors
    $800 3
"All my life I've been waiting for someone & when I find her, she's... she's a fish"
    $800 4
Tut tut! It's a stone coffin
    DD: $2,000 14
In 1800 Humphry Davy reported "a sense of exhilaration" as one of the effects of inhaling this
    $800 16
During a sentimental visit to the Philippines in 1961, he told a welcoming crowd at the airport, "I have returned"
    $1200 9
The British painter & engraver Gainsborough DuPont was the nephew & assistant of this artist
    $1200 26
(I'm Kevin O'Leary.) Like a shark stalking prey, you need patience for the kind of investing I practice, this 5-letter type that focuses on established companies with low P/E ratios
    $1200 2
"You're 5-feet nothin', 100 & nothin'... & you're... gonna walk outta here with a degree from the U. of Notre Dame"
    $1200 10
This wrestling hold secured by clasping the legs around an opponent's body has the name of an office implement
    $1200 15
Sodium hydroxide is also called "caustic" this, so don't pop open a can of it
    DD: $2,000 17
In 1958 this beloved author helped found Beginner Books
    $1600 21
His "Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte" was bought by an American & came stateside in 1924
    $1600 28
When bondholders lose a percentage of their holdings in a bankruptcy, they're said to get this grooming procedure
    $1600 6
"Oh, stewardess? I speak jive... just hang loose, blood, she gonna catch up on the rebound on the med side"
    $1600 11
The frequency of amputations gave us this slang for a surgeon, dating back at least to the Civil War
    $1600 23
H2O2, in solution it's a common household antiseptic
    $1600 18
This singer known as "Lady Day" took her first name from a favorite movie actress, Ms. Dove
    $2000 22
(Alex reports from the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena, CA.) Everything about Fragonard's "Happy Lovers", from the pastel colors to the playful subject matter & the abundant use of flowers, exemplifies this frothy art style
    $2000 30
These contracts providing payments from an insurance co. may be fixed or variable, which allow investment in portfolios
    $2000 7
"Yeah, man, (the rug) really tied the room together"
    $2000 12
This means making a hypocritical show of religious devotion or righteousness
    $2000 29
Diazoxide is used to treat low blood sugar, medically called by this single word
    $2000 19
At the time of his death, Charlie Chaplin was married to this playwright's daughter, Oona

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Nick Gabor Susan
$11,600 $15,600 $12,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

She beat out newcomers like Bieber & Gaga to top Forbes' list of the highest-paid people in music for 2013

Final scores:

Nick Gabor Susan
$15,601 $24,801 $2,400
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $24,801 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Nick Gabor Susan
$11,600 $17,600 $12,600
17 R,
2 W
21 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $41,800

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Game tape date: 2013-12-03
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