Show #7118 - Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Scott Lord game 3.


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Kris Dages, a software engineer from Austin, Texas

Brianne Archer, an environmental engineer from Bellflower, California

Scott Lord, a construction attorney from Santa Monica, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $55,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
Eating this citrus fruit at every meal has been a diet fad since the 1930s; a halved one epitomizes diet food
    $200 23
We'll start at Veracruz, drive up the coast to Tampico & end our trip by heading south to Taxco
    $200 11
    $200 7
This 2013 word was photogenic, at least for one person, alone
    $200 1
This group's "Goats Head Soup" featured the acoustic ballad "Angie"
    $200 19
Sure, this 5-letter item has a "death from above" rap, but Amazon plans to use it to achieve 30-minute delivery times
    $400 26
Miami doctor Arthur Agatston told us to ditch the "white stuff" (flour, sugar, etc.) in this diet from the early 2000s
    $400 25
We'll go on a magical history tour from Stavros to Apsalos to Katsikas
    $400 12
    $400 8
This Facebook way of saying goodbye to a pal forever was the hit of 2009
    $400 2
While cutting this album, Michael Jackson enlisted Vincent Price to provide a spoken word segment on the title track
    $600 24
A campaign to use these for weight loss included a 1920s ad that said, "Reach for a Lucky instead of a sweet"
    $600 20
We begin in Odeborg, then we zip east to Skovde & north to Bjorbo, all on our "IKEA Quest 2015"!
    $600 13
    $600 6
In 2005 this digital recording of a radio show beat out "lifehack" & "trans fat"
    $600 3
Attention! This 1991 U2 album was recorded in Berlin
    $600 17
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows tangles of snakes on the monitor.) The tens of thousands of snakes at Canada's Narcisse snake dens must go deep into the ground to stay warm & breed; females are tough to distinguish from males, so they use these chemical calling cards
    $800 27
In 1995 Barry Sears got dieters to "Enter" this, "a dietary road map"
    $800 21
We'll drive up the coast, heading north from Cuddalore to Vishakhapatnam to Balasore
    $800 14
(a landmark)
    DD: $1,000 9
For 2007 the honor went to this word for one who eats food grown or produced nearby
    $800 4
Photographer Jim McCrary put Carole King's cat in the cover photo of this 1971 album
    $800 18
Oleoresin capsicum, aka this, is used by the CHP partly because it's effective on drug & alcohol users who may "feel no pain"
    $1000 22
We'll head to this country's northernmost point, Cape Ince, which juts into the Black Sea in Anatolia
    $1000 15
(out West)
    $1000 10
In 2012 this 3-letter type of computer file of a video sequence was the word
    $1000 5
Tracks on this group's 1968 album "Waiting for the Sun" include "Love Street"

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

Scott Brianne Kris
$1,800 $1,200 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Scott Brianne Kris
$5,400 $800 $5,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
Verne drew from Edgar Allan Poe to write his first novel, "Five Weeks in" this aerial transport
    $400 25
In 1747 Jacques Daviel became the first to treat cataracts by safely removing this clouded eye part
    $400 1
South African literature laureate Nadine Gordimer was part of the struggle against this policy of segregation
    $400 20
Mia Wallace in "Pulp Fiction"
    $400 15
The Democratic HQ at the Watergate that the burglars broke into was busy supporting this eventual 1972 nominee
    $400 7
Beehive or bouffant
    $800 24
This seagoing captain is described as "an Indian, the Prince Dakkar, son of a rajah"
    $800 27
Gem-quality term for the items peeking out from the peas
    $800 26
She was the first & the fourth woman to win a Nobel Prize
    $800 18
Barbara Weston in "August: Osage County"
    $800 14
These 2 Washington Post Metro Desk reporters were assigned to cover the break-in
    $800 8
Treeless grassland of central North America
    $1200 2
Though his mind was up in the clouds, in 1857 Verne began an earthbound job as one of these securities agents
    $1200 21
At the first international exhibition of this weird ‑ism, Dylan Thomas offered visitors boiled string
    $1200 28
Dorothy Hodgkin won 1964's Chemistry prize for using these rays to study compounds
    $1200 16
Donnie Azoff in "The Wolf of Wall Street"
    $1200 5
Of Nixon's attempts to claim executive this, Senator Sam Ervin said, "That is executive poppycock"
    $1200 9
A single diamond in a setting
    DD: $3,000 3
During her 72-day trip around the world, 1889-90, she stopped in Amiens to visit with Verne, who had inspired her trip
    $1600 22
Who are the Houthis? They're Shiite rebels who've booted the president of this Arabian Peninsula country
    $1600 17
Matron Mama Morton in "Chicago "
    $1600 12
The scandal led to the resignations of top aides H.R. Haldeman & this ‑man, assistant to Nixon for domestic affairs
    $1600 10
It was a pirate of the southern Mediterranean
    $2000 4
This novel features 3 space travelers who launch from near present-day Kennedy Space Center
    $2000 23
Workers in this New Deal agency, the CCC, planted more than 2 billion trees in the 20th century to help fight erosion
    $2000 19
Dr. Berger in "Ordinary People"
    $2000 13
In 2014, when he was 75, this White House counsel put out a book with the tapes transcribed
    $2000 11
A mound of rough stones stacked as a memorial lends its name to this breed of terrier

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Scott Brianne Kris
$15,600 $5,600 $5,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This country smaller than England was a colonial rival with which England fought 4 wars, the last from 1780 to 1784

Final scores:

Scott Brianne Kris
$18,000 $5,566 $5,605
3-day champion: $73,401 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Scott Brianne Kris
$18,600 $5,600 $5,400
25 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
8 R,
2 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $29,600

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