Show #7036 - Monday, March 30, 2015

Michael Bilow game 2.


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Cynthia Davis, a patent attorney from Atlanta, Georgia

David Zimand, an elementary school administrator from Silver Spring, Maryland

Michael Bilow, a Ph.D. student in computer science originally from Chicago, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 29
This French water claims it is "elegant, sparkling and refreshing, with just a hint of zaniness"
    $200 5
In classic movie fashion, Jeffrey McCoy escaped a Manhattan jail in 1983 climbing down 9 stories on a rope made of these
    $200 8
    $200 17
It frequently precedes "old age" & "for the picking"
    $200 7
Selina Kyle is just purrfect when she becomes this enticing villain
    $200 1
On Russian "Jeopardy!" the clues, like the one here about guacamole, are written in this alphabet
    $400 30
The Alpine source of this natural spring water is touted as "a geological miracle"
    $400 19
In June 1962 Frank Lee Morris & the Anglin brothers floated on makeshift rafts away from this prison
    $400 9
Scotland & (in 4.3) England
    $400 18
It can mean damaged from heavy use or coated in a mixture of flour & eggs for frying
    $400 13
Diana Prince gets glammed up & becomes this superhero
    $400 2
This country enjoys a good game of "Kuldvillak", & in the clue here, mentions its capital of Tallinn
    $600 23
The "Ice Spring Water" from this NYC real estate guy must be okay as he wouldn't put his name on just anything
    $600 20
Black Liberation Army leader Joanne Chesimard broke out of a New Jersey jail in 1979 & fled to this island country
    $600 10
An island, population until recently: 1
    $600 28
Call me a compulsive liar, but it really does mean "pertaining to disease"
    $600 14
James Howlett claws his way into being this X-Man
    $600 3
You might be able to play along with TIM ELLER TOM on Swedish "Jeopardy!"--check out a clue about this director
    $800 24
This brand is sourced & bottled on Viti Levu, the largest of its islands
    $800 21
In 1983 38 members of this "Army" broke out of Maze Prison, considered one of the most escape-proof in Europe
    $800 11
Troy & the Greek camp before it
    $800 26
It's a 5-letter word meaning pertaining to Francis or Alexander IV, for example
    $800 15
As a part of the Fantastic Four, Ben Grimm is it--er, him
    $800 4
Players on Danish "Jeopardy!" don't play for the big bucks; as seen here, they play for the big these
    $1000 25
I'm getting a wicked sense of having already told you about this "colorful" DPS Group purified water
    $1000 22
The film "The Great Escape" was based on a real escape from one of these German-named P.O.W. camps
    $1000 12
Venice & Cyprus (a tragedy)
    DD: $6,400 27
Going back to the Greek word for "womb", it can mean uncontrollably emotional or wildly funny
    $1000 16
Police station janitor Penrod Pooch becomes this kung fu fighter
    $1000 6
"Buyuk Risk" is in this language, written in a form of the Latin alphabet that replaced Arabic script in 1928

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

Michael David Cynthia
$4,200 $2,400 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michael David Cynthia
$13,000 $3,800 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 24
Naturally, this river forms the Arizona-California border
    $400 25
Developed in 1796 by Edward Jenner, the first successful vaccine protected against this deadly disease now eradicated
    $400 23
Octothorp, number sign & hash mark are all aliases for this sign that's part of a hashtag
    $400 8
Jesus is sometimes referred to as "the man of" this place
    $400 13
Her 1992 hit "Erotica" sampled "Jungle Boogie" by Kool & the Gang
    $400 17
Iran, 2009, protesting election fraud:
This color of a better environment
    $800 4
This sea named for a country & a direction is one of the world's 10 largest bodies of water
    $800 26
Many believe a recent outbreak of this disease tied to Disneyland could have been prevented by vaccine
    $800 27
Titles XVIII & XIX of the Social Security Act are these 2 health insurance programs
    $800 9
This window-washing tool goes back to one used by sailors to swab decks
    $800 14
In the 1990s this group spent an amazing 51 weeks at No. 1, beginning with "End of the Road", on top for 13 weeks
    $800 18
The Republic of Georgia, 2003:
For the flowers carried by protestors
    $1200 1
This mighty river that runs along the Oregon-Washington border was once known as the Oregon River
    DD: $7,000 6
A weakened chickenpox virus is used in a vaccine to prevent this painful condition, especially in people over 60
    $1200 28
This aircraft carrier named for the site of Cornwallis' surrender did not survive the Battle of Midway
    $1200 10
In this dice game, a large straight will get you 40 points
    $1200 15
This Eurythmics singer won a 1992 Grammy for Best Music Video Long Form for her album "Diva"
    $1200 20
Iraq, 2005:
This regal color used to stain the finger of voters
    $1600 2
Churchill, Manitoba, population 921, is one of the largest communities on this vast bay
    $1600 5
Immunization against this disease aka lockjaw has reduced cases in the U.S. to fewer than 50 each year
    $1600 11
It's a spicy Cajun stew made with crawfish & vegetables & served over rice
    $1600 16
Los Del Rio took this dance hit-slash-craze to No. 1 (for 14 weeks!); Heeeeey...! this
    $1600 21
Myanmar, 2007:
This spice named color of the robes of the Buddhist monks who opposed the junta
    DD: $3,000 3
This river forms the boundary between Laos & Myanmar & a large part of the boundary between Laos & Thailand
    $2000 7
Pfizer's Prevnar 13 helps protect against several bacterial illnesses including this 12-letter type of pneumonia
    $2000 29
A Utah city was named for this Biblical land "Beyond the Jordan"
    $2000 12
John Hancock & John Adams were both born in what was then this smart-sounding Massachusetts town
    $2000 19
In 1998 this trio named for a toy reached the top of the charts with "Iris" for the "City of Angels" soundtrack
    $2000 22
Ukraine, 2004:
This color worn by the masses who overturned a fraudulent election

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michael David Cynthia
$29,200 $10,600 $13,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In addition to her novels, she also wrote a children's book about Sun Yat-sen & an "Oriental Cookbook"

Final scores:

Michael David Cynthia
$26,401 $14,200 $200
2-day champion: $38,802 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Michael David Cynthia
$18,000 $10,600 $12,200
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
15 R,
3 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $40,800

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