Show #7140 - Friday, October 2, 2015

Matt Jackson game 6.


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Lindsay Townes, a Ph.D. candidate in epidemiology from Detroit, Michigan

Tony Langford, a software engineer from Roswell, Georgia

Matt Jackson, a paralegal from Washington, D.C. (whose 5-day cash winnings total $140,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: ...according to the 2015 Brandz list.)
(Alex: They all have a geographic and a non-geographic element to them.)
    $200 21
A 2015 Writers Guild Award went to Brian Kelley for "Brick Like Me", a Lego-themed episode of this series--excellent
    $200 23
Commoners rejoiced when the Parliament Act of 1911 took the power of absolute veto away from this house
    $200 25
If only there were some kind of way to search the Internet for this $174 billion tech company, No. 2 on the list
    $200 3
Charlotte, who lives in the rafters above Wilbur's pen, is one of these
    $400 22
Don Mankiewicz wrote the pilots of "Marcus Welby, M.D." & this show with Raymond Burr as a wheelchair-bound former cop
    $400 24
A 1968 pandemic of H3N2, aka "Hong Kong" this, caused more than a million deaths
    $400 5
Ferdinand, who only wants to smell flowers under his favorite cork tree
    $600 20
Carlton Cuse & Damon Lindelof left a few questions unanswered in the 2010 finale of this island series
    $600 15
An earthquake & tsunami struck this Iberian capital on Nov. 1, 1755
    $600 1
The heck with the Surgeon General! This cigarette brand valued at $80 billion was tenth, "Man"
    $600 9
The USS Enterprise, launched in 2245, is one of these
    $600 6
Shere Khan, Mowgli's nemesis
    $600 12
This basketball team representing the capital of Mississippi also gave us hits like "I Want You Back"
    $800 19
Sivert Glarum wrote "Mad Marc", "Marc's Dad" & "Marc on Talking Dead" for this comic's IFC show
    DD: $4,000 16
This 1790 act gave authors exclusive control of their works for 14 years; violators were fined 50 cents per page
    $800 2
A 2015 headline said the CEO of this restaurant chain, No. 9, "promises better food"
    $800 10
A 2-person cutting tool, or to cause rapid & confusing back-&-forth changes
    $800 7
Olivia, who "Saves the Circus" & "Forms a Band"
    $800 13
On your feet when this team representing a state & named for a "quick quick, slow slow" dance takes the field
    $1000 18
In 2012 Robert Doherty created this CBS detective show; well, Robert had inspiration from a 19th c. chap
    $1000 17
The battle of this city raged from July 1942 to February 1943; when it was over, the German 6th Army was kaput
    $1000 4
In 2015 this company, No. 7 on the list, put some of its $86 billion in value to work, buying AOL for $4.4 billion
    $1000 11
Ancient chariot races took place on a track in this open-air stadium
    $1000 8
Zephir, Babar's friend
    $1000 14
Fans in Eugene enjoy the walk to the stadium of this team, named for a 2,000-mile route mainly used from around 1840-1870

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

Matt Tony Lindsay
$5,000 -$1,200 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Tony Lindsay
$11,400 $0 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
The love song "Heartbeat" took this "Miami Vice" star all the way to No. 5
    $400 27
It's a storage place for water, dog
    $400 28
In 2015 this country singer was on the road again, touring & promoting his new memoir "It's a Long Story"
    $400 29
It's "The Country Music Capital of the World"
    $400 30
Term for flowers like the marigold that complete their life cycles in a single growing season
    $400 26
Escaping Nazi domination in 1938, Sigmund Freud left his longtime Vienna home to settle in this capital
    $800 2
Steve Martin gave us all a wacky history lesson about Egypt in this song
    $800 6
This word for a cost is often found before "account"
    $800 13
"The truth is, Mitch... once you learn how to die, you learn how to live" is a line from this bestselling memoir
    $800 22
It's Florida's largest city in population & the largest city in area in the lower 48 states
    $800 18
On day 21 of the 29 1/2 day cycle, the Moon's phase is gibbous & this, as the illuminated area is decreasing
    $800 25
Freud & this Swiss mister met in 1907 & collaborated for 5 years before disagreeing & splitting up
    $1200 3
From "Dirty Dancing", he had a No. 1 adult contemporary hit with "She's Like The Wind"
    $1200 7
A perfume, or the basic, invariable nature of something
    $1200 11
In 2015's "American Wife", his widow Taya talks about their life together & coping with his death at a Texas gun range
    DD: $5,000 14
The "most exciting two minutes in sports" happens each May in this city
    $1200 15
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows a diagram on the monitor.) Living cells get their fuel by converting sugars & acids to carbon dioxide & energy via this 8-step cycle named for a biochemist
    DD: $3,000 19
In German, Freud called this part of the human psyche the "Uber-Ich"
    $1600 4
In a 1985 hit this funnyman's girlfriend just wanted to "Party All The Time"
    $1600 8
    $1600 10
In "Night", this Nobel Peace Prize winner described the horrors he witnessed as a young boy in a Nazi death camp
    $1600 21
Named for its abundance of ore, this Colorado city is the USA's highest incorporated city
    $1600 16
A bereft lover wanders through the cold in "Winterreise", an 1827 song cycle by this master of Lieder
    $1600 24
Like father, like child--this offspring of Sigmund is considered a founder of child psychoanalysis
    $2000 5
As the frontman for Thirty Seconds to Mars, this 2013 Oscar winner has had 3 No. 1s on the alternative chart
    $2000 9
A loss of ability to use language, often due to brain injury
    $2000 12
In this 2005 memoir Jeannette Walls writes about growing up poor in a dysfunctional family constantly on the move
    $2000 20
Built by a Vanderbilt, Biltmore House & Estate is in this city
    $2000 17
Its long growth cycle underground earns it the misleading nickname "17-year locust"
    $2000 23
In mythology, he was the brother of Hypnos; in Freudian theory, it represents the death instinct

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Tony Lindsay
$33,000 $3,200 $6,400
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

U.N. delegate was one role of this woman who wrote, "I could not... be contented to take my place in a warm corner by the fireside"

Final scores:

Matt Tony Lindsay
$26,000 $6,200 $6,500
6-day champion: $166,401 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Matt Tony Lindsay
$24,200 $3,200 $6,400
27 R
(including 3 DDs),
1 W
8 R,
4 W
6 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $33,800

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Game tape date: 2015-09-01
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