Show #6976 - Monday, January 5, 2015

Elliot Yates game 2.


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Eric Westra, a middle school humanities teacher from Omaha, Nebraska

Dara Gocheski, a librarian from Denver, Colorado

Elliot Yates, an opera producer from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You need to [*] because, in this category, each correct response will begin with the letter "A", a "B" will come later, and then a "C".)
(Alex: You have to replace the crossed-out word or words in each of our clues.)
    $200 8
Here's this little big man in his study at Tuileries
    $200 9
In the '80s, few musicians topped Slash & Axl of this band for excess hair & just excess
    $200 5
Just south of Guadeloupe: "Sunday"
    $200 1
The official language of Syria
    $200 25
Naturally, this tuna brand dots the "I" in its name with a star
    $200 14
"In Xanadu did Hugh Hefner a stately pleasure-dome decree"
    $400 15
This Tennessean is one of those we remember from the Alamo
    $400 10
"Look What the Cat Dragged In"--this "Toxic" Bret Michaels band
    $400 7
South of Morocco:
"Land of the Moors"
    $400 2
To illegally seize & take away
    $400 16
14th century commerce in Northern Europe was dominated by the National Hockey League
    $600 21
Here's this 15th century French woman in happier times, at the coronation of Charles VII
    $600 11
"What do you want to do with your life?!" this "familial" Dee Snider band replied, "I Wanna Rock!"
    $600 20
Shiite central:
"Land of the Aryans"
    $600 3
If you're "taken" this, you're disconcerted
    $600 17
The west coast of South America is mostly occupied by 2 countries, Chile & Panem
    $800 22
This first Chief Justice affirmed the federal government's power over states
    $800 12
Let's talk about Sixx--Nikki Sixx--who literally set himself afire playing bass for this band
    DD: $1,600 24
A national pair in the Caribbean:
"Ancient & Bearded"
    $800 4
The mood or atmosphere of a place such as a restaurant
    $800 27
This brand of Italian sparkling mineral water has a red star on its cyan label as well as a red star on its blue cap
    $800 18
Have 150 years really gone by since Dr. Phil came up with a heating procedure to kill microbes in wine?
    $1000 23
The Sherman Antitrust Act was designed in part to thwart this oil man
    $1000 13
Tawny Kitaen worked not under but over the car hood in this David Coverdale band's "Here I Go Again" video
    $1000 6
A deviation from the normal type, way or course
    $1000 26
In 1909 this company began using a logo with a green "T" superimposed on a red star
    $1000 19
In the Bible Jared Leto said, "There hath not come a razor upon mine head"

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

Elliot Dara :) Eric
$200 $2,000 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Elliot Dara :) Eric
-$800 $3,400 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the movie that introduced each establishment.)
    $400 16
Epaulieres were so-called because they were armor pieces protecting these parts of the body
    $400 25
In 2014 the Rosetta spaceship's Philae Probe landed on one of these tailed bodies 310 million miles from Earth
    $400 7
A siffleur is someone who entertains by doing this, perhaps a "happy tune"
    $400 1
The Mos Eisley Cantina
    $400 21
Daniel Defoe was about 60 when he wrote of the "Adventures of" him & also of his "Further Adventures"
    $400 2
Andrew Jackson Downing was a family friend & mansion architect for this family of Franklin Roosevelt's mom
    $800 17
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows a painting on the monitor.) The name of this short, close-fitting jacket takes its name from words meaning "folded over"
    $800 27
This Pasadena, California lab has been helping design U.S. spacecraft since Explorer 1 in 1958
    $800 8
Often operated by a handle, it's the movable flap in a chimney flue that regulates air flow
    $800 12
The Gold Room at the Overlook Hotel
    $800 22
"Dickory Cronke" was Defoe's tale of a philosopher born without this ability; that would be tough for a game show host
    $800 3
Richard Somers was this man's friend & fellow Naval Commander in early U.S. wars against Tripoli
    $1200 18
The fur of the grey type of this small animal was grise; of the red type, roskyn
    $1200 9
May I offer you a side of bacon? How about this, a serving of 2 or 3 thin slices
    $1200 13
The Kit Kat Klub, old chum
    $1200 23
"A Journal of" this medical calamity "Year" was Defoe's story of 1665 London
    $1200 4
A conviction for taking a bribe from Harpalus ruined the career of this greatest Athenian orator
    DD: $1,000 19
3-letter name for a long white tunic made of linen & worn by medieval clergy
    $1600 10
Not to dwell on it, but the metal arch that supports a lampshade has this musical name
    $1600 14
New York Bar atop the Park Hyatt Tokyo
    DD: $800 24
"Memoirs of a Cavalier" was a fictional account of this decades-long war of 17th century continental Europe
    $1600 5
This Frenchman painted a portrait of Chopin, who was a good friend, but didn't care for his art
    $2000 20
I dub thee this; Sir Knight could tell you it was a tunic worn over armor
    $2000 26
The Cassini-Huygens probe has discovered a body of water the size of Lake Superior on this planet's moon Enceladus
    $2000 11
These soft spots in a baby's skull enable the head to pass through the birth canal
    $2000 15
The Korova Milk Bar
    $2000 28
This misbehaving title woman is eventually deported to America, where she reforms
    $2000 6
Coach Bill Walsh is seen here on the left with this 49ers owner

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Elliot Dara :) Eric
$5,600 $9,000 $3,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This European city hosted the northernmost Summer Games, also the first where Soviet athletes participated

Final scores:

Elliot Dara :) Eric
$11,000 $6,799 $100
2-day champion: $29,201 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Elliot Dara :) Eric
$7,200 $9,800 $3,800
12 R,
7 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $20,800

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Game tape date: 2014-11-18
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