Show #6866 - Monday, June 23, 2014


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Michele Consoli, a social worker from Clifton, New Jersey

James Friscia, a product manager from Venice, California

Alison Meermans, a fundraising project manager from Lakewood, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

L_ _ S
(Alex: Each correct response--four letters only. The word will begin with an "L" and end with an "S".)
    $200 2
He once said, "I'd rather be dead than singing 'Satisfaction' when I'm 45"; he turned 70 in 2013
    $200 10
In the 1730s, Stephen Hales first measured this by using a crude manometer; he stuck a tube in a horse's artery
    $200 28
...of the months of the year
    $200 1
The Vermont legislature says apple is the state pie & suggests serving it with a scoop of this
    $200 15
This character first ordered his martini to be shaken in 1953's "Casino Royale"
    $200 21
To snore is to "saw" these
    $400 3
This self-aware "Celebrity Apprentice" host revealed, "Part of the beauty of me is that I'm very rich"
    $400 11
The first society of chiropody was founded in 1895; today, the medical specialty is better known by this term
    $400 29
...of royal houses
that ruled England--its symbol is seen here
    $400 8
Mississippi's state toy, it was named for a U.S. president
    $400 16
This Mark Twain character's father, Pap, is the town drunk who takes his son's last dollar to buy whiskey
    $400 22
Landlocked land of Asia
    $600 4
At the Oscars in 2014, Idina Menzel was introduced by this actor as the "one & only Adele Dazeem"
    $600 6
During a tonsillectomy, the surgeon may also remove this mass of lymphoid tissue behind the nose
    $600 17
...of Hawaii's 8 largest islands
    $600 9
The envelope, please: Nebraska's state soft drink is this kiddie favorite invented in the state in 1927
    $600 18
After drinking the liquor supplied by odd-looking fellows, he "fell into a deep sleep"
    $600 25
Run them, swim them or sit on them
    $800 5
This "Baywatch" main man said, "I've got taste. It's inbred in me"
    $800 12
In this 3-initial stress test, you walk on a treadmill while hooked up to a heart machine
    $800 23
...of Greek letters as they appear in English dictionaries
    $800 14
In 2005, Texas designated this, used on cattle drives, as its official state vehicle
    $800 19
It's the potent potable mentioned in a ditty in "Treasure Island"
    $800 26
A young woman
    $1000 7
This hip-hopper, he of memorable award show appearances: "If I don't win, the award show loses credibility"
    $1000 13
Often found in areas with large deer populations, this bacterial inflammatory disease was first identified in 1975
    DD: $1,000 24
...of the 12 Apostles
    $1000 30
With bony back plates somewhat resembling a range of mountains, this dinosaur is Colorado's state fossil
    $1000 20
This 1957 Ray Bradbury novel is named for a potent potable made from a lawn weed
    $1000 27
The wine dregs

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

Alison James Michele
$2,200 $2,400 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alison James Michele
$3,200 $4,200 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 3
These supernatural beings in Judeo-Christian lore weren't depicted with wings until the 4th century
    $400 12
The first hotel to install one of these was a 6-story establishment in NYC in 1859; the cab had plush seats
    $400 7
You'll need this instrument to play one of the 32 sonatas Beethoven wrote for it, including the "Moonlight" one
    $400 1
Okay, we can see it. A resemblance led some to call Todd, played by Jesse Plemons on this show, Meth Damon
    $400 13
Dictator Nicolae Ceausescu was known as "the butcher of" this capital city
    $400 22
It's the seasoning you take along with a statement you're skeptical of
    $800 2
Victoria is the Roman equivalent of this Greek winged goddess of victory
    $800 8
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows an animated map on the monitor.) While attacking Stonewall Jackson, Union General John Pope got outflanked by James Longstreet & lost the 1862 second battle of this
    $800 18
If it's raining or you're playing a 1930s reporter, you'll need this coat
    $800 15
Trey Parker is busy on this show, playing Satan, Mr. Garrison, Starvin' Marvin & many others
    $800 14
At the 1980 Olympics, this gymnast struck gold (again) on the balance beam
    $800 23
A rule with no exceptions is said to be "hard &" this
    $1200 4
The name of the Aztec war god Huitzilopochtli may derive from a word for this tiny bird of the Americas
    DD: $2,200 9
In 1847 Marines stormed & secured Chapultepec Castle in this world capital
    $1200 19
On Broadway this title character is needed to lead the orphans singing "It's The Hard-Knock Life"
    $1200 25
The truth is right here! This "X-Files" star played Hannibal Lecter's psychiatrist
    $1200 16
Born in Romania, he had a 50-year Hollywood acting career, see?
    $1200 24
Stop by next time you're in my this phrase with a body part & a forested area
    DD: $1,000 5
The name of these winged women is from the Old Norse for "choosers of the slain"
    $1600 10
In the 1810s this industrialist later known as a railroad tycoon operated a ferry between Staten Island & Manhattan
    $1600 20
This type of notice tells you your car needs a faulty part replaced; governor Gray Davis got a different kind
    $1600 26
Merritt Wever's Emmy speech for supporting actress on this Edie Falco show: "Thank you so much" (twice); "I gotta go. Bye"
    $1600 17
A character named Berenger appears in plays by this Romanian-born man, including "The Killer" & "Rhinoceros"
    $2000 6
In Egyptian mythology, the god Horus has the head of a falcon; the god Thoth has the head of this wading bird
    $2000 11
On Dec. 29, 1890 more than 200 Lakota were killed by the U.S. Army near this South Dakota creek
    $2000 21
You need these air sacs to breathe; the average adult has about 300 million in his lungs
    $2000 27
Jessica Walter, voicing Malory, mom of this spy: "Look at me! Chopping ice for a Tom Collins like a field hand!"
    $2000 28
1980s TV ads told us he was "master of the pan flute", & who are we to say he was not?
    $2000 29
If you catch a criminal in the act, you have him "dead..." these 2 words

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alison James Michele
$10,400 $15,200 $12,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In 2013 this musical based on a movie became the first show to gross $1 billion on Broadway

Final scores:

Alison James Michele
$15,200 $5,200 $0
2-day champion: $33,600 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Alison James Michele
$10,400 $14,200 $14,200
11 R,
1 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $38,800

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Game tape date: 2014-03-11
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