Show #6864 - Thursday, June 19, 2014


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Angie Rasmussen, a virologist from Seattle, Washington

Brian Keele, an architectural project manager from Atlanta, Georgia

Troy Senik, a newspaper columnist from Westlake Village, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $28,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
This vampire romance novelist whose books have sold more than 100 million copies worldwide
    $200 1
On New Year's Eve, Elizabethtown, Penn. drops a giant M&M while the town of Hershey drops a 7-foot tall one of these candies
    $200 17
Our galaxy contains hundreds of billions of them, but only about 3,000 are visible to the naked eye
    $200 22
"Do not go" this "into that good night"
    $200 6
You can tour the U.S. mint in this Colorado city
    $200 11
A song standard says, "I should hate you, but I guess I love you, you've got me in between the devil and" this
    $400 18
This man who succeeded Jane Swift as governor of Massachusetts in 2003
    $400 2
A game design professor played this classic Atari game on the side of a skyscraper in 2013, setting a world record
    $400 27
In 1964, to one-up this new U.S. program, the USSR, crammed 3 men into Voskhod 1 with no room even to wear space suits
    $400 23
Woolite has a version "specially formulated to take care of" this type of garment
    $400 7
The main campus of the University of Colorado is in this "rocking" city
    $400 12
Must've been the ultimate bad hair day when this one-named singer/songwriter got a "Devil's Haircut"
    $600 19
Self-help author & guru Stephen Covey, who penned the highly successful "7 habits of" this group of folks
    $600 3
Parishioners in Frederick, Maryland were attacked by these--the birds, not the bourbon brand
    $600 28
In 1929 Edwin Hubble discovered this colorful "shift" could be used to estimate galactic distances from Earth
    $600 24
Moderate in force, like certain winds, or in Britain, a beer with a blander taste than bitter
    $600 8
This brewery had a "golden" beginning in 1873 in the city of that name
    $600 13
This Stones song asks, "Who killed the Kennedys?" & answers, "After all, it was you and me"
    $800 20
This quarterback who played for BYU & was the NFL's player of the year in 1992 & 1994
    $800 4
A religious Kentucky cross country runner dropped out of a race when she was assigned this 3-digit bib number
    $800 25
From the Latin lenis, "soft", it means tolerant or permissive, say, with your kids
    DD: $1,000 9
This city of 95,000 people is named for a New York Tribune editor
    $800 14
At home games of the Los Angeles Angels, this top 20 hit by Train accompanies a tribute video of past players
    $1000 21
This former representative & current senior senator from Nevada
    $1000 5
Some ATMs in London offer service in this type of slang; you can withdraw "sausage & mash"
    $1000 26
A railroad car attached to steam locomotives to carry fuel & water
    $1000 10
This "grand" city is named for its location at the confluence of 2 rivers
    $1000 15
This U2 song is a tribute to Billie Holiday

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

Troy Brian Angie
$4,600 $0 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Troy Brian Angie
$6,400 -$400 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You folks have to identify the man proposing.)
& SPAN "D_X"
(Alex: Each correct response will begin with a "D" and end with an "X".)
    $400 13
Marilyn, I think what was lacking in your marriage to that baseball guy was a Pulitzer, & I have one of those! So whaddya say?
    $400 30
Part of a series:
"The ____ City of Oz"
    $400 8
As supervising director on this 1937 film, David Hand had trouble getting Grumpy to be grumpy enough
    $400 1
White suits with pastel T-shirts... oh, thank you, this 1984 to 1989 NBC drama
    $400 6
It's the city of light seen here
    $400 18
A house with 2 living units, or an apartment with 2 floors
    $800 14
Imelda, you're a 1950s Manila beauty queen! Nice! But marry me & be my first lady (& you'll get shoes! lots of shoes!)
    $800 24
"The ____"
    $800 9
Ridley's brother, this late director delivered lots of action from "Top Gun" to "Man on Fire"
    $800 2
The 1880s saw the popularity of this "bootylicious" pad worn under the back of a skirt--talk about hustle & this!
    $800 7
You'll see the sign here in Seligman, not Flagstaff or Winona in this state
    $800 19
Type of treatment to help someone recover from drug or alcohol abuse
    $1200 15
Sorry about your hubby Marcellus' death, Octavia! But it's 40 B.C. & I love y--no, I'm not into Egyptian girls. Why?
    $1200 23
"Push" by ____
(pen name of Ramona Lofton)
    DD: $2,000 10
O this director of "Trainspotting" & "Slumdog Millionaire", the pipes, the pipes are calling
    $1200 3
Elle magazine said timepieces from this "S"wiss brand "were on everyone's wrists in the '80s"
    $1200 29
Welcome to Brighton Sussex, a seaside resort on this body of water
    $1200 26
Numerical 2-word term for getting rid of something, perhaps by sending it to Davy Jones' locker
    $1600 16
Mary, in 1936, I wanna make you wife number 2! I'm gonna unearth the world for you in East Africa!
    $1600 22
A Leon Uris thriller, the basis for a Hitchcock film:
    $1600 11
A Producers Guild Producer of the Year award is named for this end-of-the-alphabet 20th Century Fox giant
    $1600 4
In the 1680s both men & women warmed their hands in this tubular accessory open at both ends
    $1600 28
The Rainbow Room on the 65th floor at this address is set to reopen in 2014; maybe Tina Fey will be up there
    $1600 27
U.S. patent 4194846 is for this kind of printer
    $2000 17
'Cilla Mullins, it's the 17th c., baby, & I'm speaking for myself. Come on, li'l mama! We'll have 11 kids & make Plymouth rock!
    $2000 21
By Rita Mae Brown:
"____fruit Jungle"
    $2000 12
He's the co-creator of TV's "Jackass" as well as the director of "Her" & "Being John Malkovich"
    $2000 5
We wish you could feel Dudley Moore's velvety pullover in this fabric, big in the 1980s
    $2000 25
If you see the neon sign here, you're near the waterfront in this U.S. city
    DD: $5,600 20
This 2-word term for a spiral shape dates to 1954

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Troy Brian Angie
$16,000 $6,400 $15,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Founded in 1908, this big company was removed from the S&P 500 in 2009 after filing for bankruptcy but returned in 2013

Final scores:

Troy Brian Angie
$500 $12,700 $200
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $12,700 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Troy Brian Angie
$16,000 $9,400 $11,600
22 R,
2 W
13 R,
7 W
(including 2 DDs)
14 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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Game tape date: 2014-02-19
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