Show #6974 - Thursday, January 1, 2015

Vaughn Winchell game 5.


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Elan Sherbill, an e-commerce blogger from Chicago, Illinois

Page Krugman, a proposal writer from Nashville, Tennessee

Vaughn Winchell, a stay-at-home dad and graduate student from Columbia, Maryland (whose 4-day cash winnings total $78,302)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
In "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" Christian Slater was Will Scarlett to his Robin Hood
    $200 1
Remember the sheriff who battled Robin Hood & it makes sense that Sherwood Forest is in this British shire
    $200 7
He died in 2001 due to injuries suffered during the Daytona 500
    $200 12
Tuck makes his own fried this soft drink dubbed "most creative" at the Texas state fair; have one & a smile
    $200 13
After Arthur becomes king Leodegrance's son-in-law, the king gives him this, which will seat 150
    $200 26
It precedes "Willie Winkie" in a nursery rhyme
    $400 10
"Robin and the 7 Hoods" retold the legend as a gangster story, with Dean Martin as Little John & this crooner as Robbo
    $400 2
The 800-year-old major one of these in the forest is still producing acorns
    $400 8
His reign as the head of the Fed lasted from 1987 to 2006
    $400 20
Check out Tuck's deep-frying of this high-protein soy item--you know, 'cause it's healthy
    $400 14
In this novel, Molly Bloom thinks back on her husband's proposal: "then he asked me would I yes to say yes my mountain flower"
    $600 11
Here's this actor who played Robin Hood making merry with one of his men during a break in filming
    $600 3
The Clumber type of this dog gets its name from an estate in Sherwood Forest
    $600 9
This personality first won friends & influenced people while teaching public speaking at the YMCA
    $600 23
In 2011 Carousel Foods wowed Tuck, putting this item, fried, atop a cheeseburger; no word if it was Cherry Garcia
    $600 15
In a Christopher Marlowe poem, a "passionate" man with this job says, "Come live with me and be my love"
    $600 22
This hyphenated term for someone who's small contains a liquid measure
    $800 18
The 2010 film of "Robin Hood" starred him in the title role, as an archer in the army who becomes the legendary hero
    $800 4
Sherwood timber was used in this cathedral built in London between 1675 & 1710
    $800 16
The CAPTCHA test against spam & robot programs is called the "reverse" test named for this British code breaker
    $800 24
Tuck groans, "Arr, me heart-ie!" eating a brunch burger (fried egg, beef, bacon & cheese in a donut) at PNC Park in this city
    $800 21
In this Garcia Marquez book with "Love" in the title, Fermina will wed Florentino if he never makes her eat eggplant
    DD: $2,000 28
Beginning with a word that means immeasurably great, it means exceedingly small
    $1000 19
Viewers were shaken & stirred by his portrayal of the older but wiser title hero in "Robin and Marian"
    $1000 5
Sherwood Forest was a favorite hunting ground of this first Stuart king of England
    $1000 17
A 1976 car accident left this American artist blind in one eye; he then used assistant glassblowers to execute his designs
    $1000 29
Tuck goes full Fannie Flagg making this 3-word title dish, dipping 'em in flour, milk, eggs & bread crumbs
    $1000 25
This Chaucer gal tells soon-to-be hubby No. 5 she'd marry him if she were a widow
    $1000 27
A land created by Jonathan Swift gave us this word meaning tiny

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

Vaughn Page Elan
$1,600 $3,200 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Vaughn Page Elan
$5,800 $3,800 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will begin with the letter "O" and end with a "C".)
    $400 4
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows an atomic animation on the monitor.) Ca, calcium, has two electrons in its outer shell; when they're lost, Ca2+ is formed; it's one of these charged atoms, with the same electronic structure as an argon atom
    $400 13
of this, on NYC's 53rd street since 1932
    $400 8
Ludovico Manin, the last doge of this republic, served from 1789 to 1797, when he was deposed
    $400 15
This cereal grain is depicted on the flags of the prairie provinces Alberta & Saskatchewan
    $400 1
A 1995 album, "Come Together: America Salutes" this group, featured 17 of their songs as sung by country music stars
    $400 14
Pertaining to the care of women in childbirth
    $800 5
An osteoblast is a cell that provides the collagen needed for a new one of these
    $800 23
of these "Arts", featuring Stieglitz & Weegee
    $800 9
In 1913 George I, king of this country, was assassinated at Salonika
    $800 16
This mammal of the plains that provided food & clothing for indigenous peoples is depicted on Manitoba's flag
    $800 2
This singer's guitarist recorded a tribute album containing such tracks as "Only The Lonely" & "In Dreams"
    $800 20
This word describes certain Greek deities or certain large pools
    $1200 21
The "skin effect" in this movement of electricity through a medium is 'why a hardtop is safer in a lightning strike than a convertible
    $1200 28
With a portrait of Mrs. Cezanne, a former train station, Le Musee d'...
    DD: $3,000 10
This French king's attempt to escape his fate is known as the Flight to Varennes
    $1200 17
The wavy blue bars on its flag represent the Pacific Ocean
    $1200 3
"Common Thread", a tribute to this group, included "Desperado" by Clint Black & "Lyin' Eyes" by Diamond Rio
    $1200 25
A loathsome type of creature serving in the armies of Mordor
    DD: $4,000 22
Disease-specific genes have been found that could help tell psoriasis from this skin affliction, aiding in treatment
    $1600 11
This country's Afonso V, a nephew of Henry the Navigator, was called "the African" for his Morocco battles
    $1600 18
Nova Scotia's flag features this cross of Scotland
    $1600 6
The Flaming Lips' "After The Gold Rush" is on "The Bridge: A Tribute to" this Bridge School benefactor
    $1600 27
Relating to entities having a carbon makeup
    $2000 24
It was soon after the Big Bang that lighter elements formed, like hydrogen, helium & this next one on the periodic table
    $2000 29
In Bozeman; MOR for short
    $2000 12
The words for "King" in Czech, kral, & in Polish, krol, come from the name of this ruler who fought the Slavs
    $2000 19
This province has a two-part name, & the two white triangles on its flag represent the mainland & island reaching forward together
    $2000 7
The download "OKX", with "Karma Police", was a tribute to this band
    $2000 26
Look, the second cranial nerve is also called this nerve

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Vaughn Page Elan
$19,400 $12,400 $12,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Set to the song "You've Got Time", a montage of real women who were incarcerated is in the opening credits of this series

Final scores:

Vaughn Page Elan
$24,801 $24,401 $17,200
5-day champion: $103,103 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Vaughn Page Elan
$17,000 $10,600 $14,200
21 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
16 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $41,800

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Game tape date: 2014-11-12
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