Show #6862 - Tuesday, June 17, 2014


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Peter Solderitsch, a software engineer from Havertown, Pennsylvania

Paige Ormiston, a Navy JAG from Norfolk, Virginia

Andrea West, a college composition instructor from Columbia, South Carolina (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 21
For its intricate chambers & passages, the inner ear is sometimes called this, like a Greek maze
    $200 26
In the Sahara desert, this Islamic house of worship may be no more than a semicircle of stones
    $200 16
Not true, or no longer legally binding
    $200 11
This long-running Sunday morning news show originally aired on radio in 1945
    $200 6
15 years after "Beloved", she returned 'to the big screen to play the wife of "Lee Daniels' "The Butler"
    $200 1
A leading retailer of athletic shoes, it also has separate stores for kids & my "lady"
    $400 22
This largest part of the brain is divided into 2 hemispheres
    $400 27
At this event, Jesus handed a cup to his disciples, saying, "Drink ye all of it; for this is my blood"
    $400 17
Better known for keeping quiet, he's the speaker seen here in 1924

"He who would assume to keep fully abreast of it..."
    $400 12
"Ohana" & "Aloha, Malama Pono" are episodes of this procedural
    $400 7
After 17 years in the service of Kublai Khan, he returned home to Venice in 1295
    $400 2
Take a break & stop by Auntie Anne's for one of these snacks, like the raisin or pepperoni
    $600 23
The gallbladder sits in a depression under the right lobe of this organ
    $600 28
The Inari shrines of this religion are usually guarded by statues of foxes
    $600 18
Adjective for dirty, wretched conditions
    $600 13
Add 2 words to the title "Once Upon a Time" & you get this show, its spin-off
    $600 8
Traditionally these birds have returned to California's Mission San Juan Capistrano on March 19
    $600 3
At this store, your little princess can shop for dolls like Kit Kittredge & Kaya, have their hair done & even dine with them
    DD: $1,400 24
Because of its inherent rhythm, the sinoatrial node is the specialized heart tissue known as the natural this
    $800 29
In the 19th century members of this celibate religion created a type of circular saw & invented the clothespin
    $800 19
More than 10,000 infants were born with deformities after this drug was introduced in 1957 to treat morning sickness
    $800 14
Vocal competitions on NBC include "The Voice" & this one with judges Jewel & Ben Folds
    $800 9
After 17 years in exile, he returned to Argentina briefly in 1972 & for good the following year
    $800 4
Anchor stores at Pennsylvania's King of Prussia mall include this upscale one, L&T for short
    $1000 25
It's the 7-letter name for the tube that connects the oral & nasal cavities with the esophagus
    $1000 30
Now a saint, she founded the first free Catholic school for girls in America
    $1000 20
It's any of various segmented worms, including the earthworm & leech
    $1000 15
Don Cheadle plays management guru Marty Kaan on this Showtime series
    $1000 10
On his return from the Trojan War, Agamemnon is murdered by this cheating wife & her lover--some homecoming!
    $1000 5
Stock up on vitamins from this chain with a 3-letter name, the largest specialty retailer of nutrition products

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

Andrea Paige Peter
$3,200 $3,800 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Andrea Paige Peter
$3,600 $5,800 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

"I" AY AY!
(Alex: Each correct response beginning with the letter "I".)
(Alex: We want you to...)
    $400 21
In the 1950s Charles Bukowski worked sorting mail in one of these, the title of his 1971 novel
    $400 6
Originally her private retreat, a site in Hyde Park, N.Y. today honors this former first lady
    $400 20
The handgun law named for this man began to take effect in 1993
    $400 1
There may be an "alert" for this, which gives away a surprise ending, like that of "The Sixth Sense"
    $400 10
An ailment or sickness
    $400 26
In 2016 there will be x calendar days
    $800 22
From 1978's "Women": "A man gets paranoid when he has 300" of these after-drinking episodes "a year"
    $800 7
A D.C. site is where Dr. Carter G. Woodson came up with Negro History Week, now expanded & renamed this
    $800 18
1998's Copyright Term Extension Act was named for this late congressman who penned a 1965 No. 1 pop hit
    $800 2
It can mean an engraved gem or a minor role played by a major actor
    $800 11
To imprison, from the Latin for "jail"
    $800 27
Now that Rutgers & Maryland are joining the party, the Big 10 football conference has x members
    $1200 23
"We're all of us going to die, all of us, what a circus! That alone should make us" this "each other but it doesn't"
    $1200 8
Fort Bowie in Arizona marks operations against this Native American people who were led by Geronimo
    $1200 15
A tariff act named for Smoot & this congressman raised import duties to protect U.S. businesses
    $1200 3
(Sarah of the Clue Crew demonstrates the clue for us in the studio.) When the camera moves horizontally, it's called a pan shot; the pivotal movement of a camera in a vertical plane, up or down, is called this
    $1200 12
A court order not to do something
    $1200 30
Heinrich Harrer wrote of x "Years in Tibet"
    $1600 24
Bukowski wrote the screenplay for this boozy 1987 film starring Mickey Rourke as Bukowski's alter ego
    DD: $2,500 9
In South Dakota, you can visit a launch facility for these cold war missiles with a Revolutionary War name
    $1600 16
The Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009 was named for James Byrd Jr. & this Laramie, Wyoming man
    $1600 4
This 4-letter crew member is responsible for equipment on the set; the key one is the head one
    $1600 13
Babylonian goddess who was the title of a 1987 film
    $1600 29
x = the number of popes named Benedict plus the number named John Paul
    $2000 25
Bukowski's first published work was the 1944 story "Aftermath of a Lengthy" this kind of "slip"--he'd gotten his share
    $2000 19
Celebrating over 200 years of firearms making, the Springfield Armory National Historic Site is found in this state
    DD: $3,000 17
Named for an Illinois representative, 1910's White Slave Traffic Act is better known as this "Act"
    $2000 5
Named for an early film technician, it's the art of matching sound effects to a scene's action; coconuts may help
    $2000 14
Sacrificial slaughter, perhaps by burning
    $2000 28
There are x amendments to the U.S. Constitution

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Andrea Paige Peter
$4,800 $17,200 $15,500

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

His "spinal column was curved"... the "head was between the shoulder-blades and... one leg was shorter than the other"

Final scores:

Andrea Paige Peter
$9,598 $32,200 $8,300
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $32,200 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Andrea Paige Peter
$4,800 $16,200 $17,400
7 R,
2 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $38,400

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Game tape date: 2014-02-19
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