Show #7096 - Monday, June 22, 2015

Brennan Bushee game 6.


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Sacha Samotin, a student from Naples, Florida

Kay Yung, a psychiatrist from San Diego, California

Brennan Bushee, an operations analyst from Malden, Massachusetts (whose 5-day cash winnings total $126,404)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
    $200 1
By crowd vote, this convict was released instead of Jesus
    $200 15
Gene Anthony Ray went to LaGuardia's precursor, the School of Performing Arts, & won renown in this movie about it
    $200 21
It's believed that Shakespeare introduced this phrase meaning a hopeless quest
    $200 11
When ordering prints of your photos, you usually get to choose between glossy & this, French for "dull"
    $200 12
Add white wine to some shaved Gruyere & Emmentaler & then heat to make this dipping treat
    $400 7
Saudi Arabia,
    $400 2
This youngest son of Rachel fathered one of the 12 tribes of Israel
    $400 16
We wonder how many times this "Cabaret" star had to tell teachers at roll call, "Yes, it's spelled with a 'Z'"
    $400 22
It's the field of vision from a high altitude, allowing you to see a wide area
    $400 19
A larger aperture (lower f/stop) means that this 3-word term will be shallower
    $400 13
It's a long way to this Irish county famous for its Cashel blue cheese
    $600 8
    $600 3
One of the 12 apostles, he's called Nathanael in John's gospel
    $600 20
Once Mariah Carey's "Idol" co-judge, she wanted to speak at her old school, but the principal nixed the cameras
    $600 23
To boast or exult over your own good fortune or the misfortune of another
    $600 25
In 1935 Kodak introduced this product line, the first commercially successful amateur color film
    $600 14
Seen here, a cool cat named Chester endorses this cheesy snack
    $800 9
Central African Republic,
North Korea,
East Timor
    $800 4
Son of Rahab, great-granddad of David & husband of Ruth
    $800 28
She made friends at Fiorello before making "Friends" serving coffee at "Central Perk"
    $800 24
An absurd tale passed off as being true, it combines a bird & a bovine
    $800 26
Colorful term for the undesired reflection of a flash off the blood vessels of a photo subject's retinas
    $800 17
The name of this cheese of India follows saag in a spinach & cheese dish
    $1000 10
Bosnia & Herzegovina
    DD: $1,400 5
This Babylonian is slain the same night as his feast at which Daniel reads the writing on the wall
    $1000 29
Whether you take the red pill or the blue one, this alum opened Neo's eyes to reality in "The Matrix"
    $1000 27
It can be slang for a woman singer, a sweet white wine or a stool pigeon
    $1000 18
This Germanic cheese name is also found paired with "-gerome"

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

Brennan Kay Sacha
$3,200 $400 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Brennan Kay Sacha
$5,600 $2,000 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response beginning with the letter "A" followed by those other letters somewhere there.)
    $400 25
The jonquil is sometimes confused with this yellow Narcissus to which it's related
    $400 9
Songs in this 2012 film that came from the Broadway musical include "At The End Of The Day" & "Javert's Suicide"
    $400 3
82 A.D.: Domitian adds a level of nosebleed seats to this amphitheater so more Romans can watch gladiatorbleeds
    $400 1
Pushing his body's limits, Dean Karnazes ran 50 of these in 50 states on 50 consecutive days in 2006
    $400 13
Scholarly, or irrelevant
    $400 21
You'll find the William Trent House on Market Street in this New Jersey city
    $800 26
In 1907 Anna Jarvis chose a pink one of these flowers as the symbol for Mother's Day
    $800 10
The nose knows that the play about this man has been filmed several times; here's an early one
    $800 4
1163: Pope Alexander III lays the foundation stone for this Paris cathedral; bells & bell-ringers come later
    $800 2
Countless people in India were saved from starvation by new strains of wheat in the 1960s this color revolution
    $800 14
Woody Allen is a noted one of these show biz hyphenates
    $800 22
Situated between southern England & western France, Jersey is the largest & southernmost of these islands
    $1200 11
In this play, life-sized puppets of the equine star were used; the 2011 movie used real ones to play Joey
    $1200 5
1941-43: 13,000 American workers labor day & night to turn swampland into this federal office complex
    $1200 8
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from the California Science Center in Los Angeles.) The Space Shuttle Endeavour is 122 feet long and 78 feet wide, more than 20 feet longer & 50 feet wider than its 18th-century namesake commanded by this intrepid Englishman
    $1200 15
When you agree with something, you're "in" this with it
    $1200 23
From 1789 to 2008 only one breed of this was allowed on the island of Jersey
    DD: $3,000 12
Patty Duke & Anne Bancroft re-created their stage roles to make this 1962 film
    $1600 6
1902: Daniel Burnham completes NYC's Fuller Building, now known by this household appliance name
    DD: $5,000 19
His 1753 work "Species Plantarum" provided binomial names for all known species of plants
    $1600 16
Dice game in which you want to roll a 1 or a 2
    $1600 24
In the early '20s Lakehurst, N.J. had a hangar as big as 3 football fields, built to hold 2 of these aircraft
    $2000 28
Luckily, these flowers seen here are in bloom again & would look lovely in a vase
    $2000 18
In 1958 this folk singer reprised his stage role as Big Daddy in the film adaptation of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof"
    $2000 7
1238: Muhammad Ibn al-Ahmar begins work on this Moorish masterpiece
    $2000 20
Confronting the questions mankind still faces, this Thomas Aquinas work fills 5 volumes in one translation
    $2000 17
Jose Gomez, seen here, runs this jurisdiction of Los Angeles
    $2000 27
This New Jersey township that's home to the Menlo Park area acquired its present name in 1954

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Brennan Kay Sacha
$11,800 $16,200 $9,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This live-action TV show about a family debuted in 1965 & was set in 1997

Final scores:

Brennan Kay Sacha
$16,800 $16,200 $19,600
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $19,600

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Brennan Kay Sacha
$14,400 $12,800 $9,800
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
14 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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