Show #7151 - Monday, October 19, 2015


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Dean Meyer, a scientific editor from Winder, Georgia

Martin Schmidt, a consultant from Media, Pennsylvania

Josh Silverman, a graduate student from Miami, Florida (whose 2-day cash winnings total $34,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
Debbie Matenopoulos shares her "Family's Century-Old Recipes" in "It's All" this "to Me"
    $200 9
Must we tell you over & over again that this day, February 2, is partly based on ancient weather signs?
    $200 25
Martin Luther went before the Diet of Worms in 1521, the same year Hernando Cortes conquered this empire
    $200 21
Paul Sperry created this nonslip boat shoe in 1935; it's still a favorite on deck today
    $200 12
A newspaper
    $200 16
This deformed Stevenson "Mr." tramples a girl, among other misdeeds
    $400 3
Tony Danza & his son offer up family recipes in "Don't Fill Up On" this Italian appetizer course
    $400 8
This holy day is observed as the anniversary of the crucifixion of Jesus
    $400 26
In 1859 Darwin published "On the Origin of Species" & Daniel Decatur Emmett wrote this, the Confederacy's unofficial anthem
    $400 22
Heidi Klum created a limited edition line of these German sandals & clogs, once a favorite of hippies
    $400 13
Players of this game long for that 35:1 payout
    $400 17
In the "Illiad" the gods are chided for not saving Hector's corpse & instead helping this "brute... devoid of pity"
    $600 4
"Joanne's Cereal" & "Sundance's Salsa Steak in a Sack" are among the recipes in his "Own Cookbook"
    $600 7
If you're curious, George, Feb. 8, 2016 is Chinese New Year & the year of this animal
    $600 27
His play "The Misanthrope" premiered around the time Newton, across the channel, figured out gravitation
    $600 14
A salad dressing
    $600 18
In this book, Lisbeth gets back at her tormentor Nils by tattooing "I'm a sadistic pig... and a rapist" on his stomach
    $800 5
"Estefan Kitchen" is Gloria & Emilio's offering of authentic recipes from this country
    DD: $1,000 6
The Environmental Protection Agency was created in 1970, appropriately the same year of the debut of this annual April event
    $800 24
In 1807 when J.M.W. Turner became a professor at the Royal Academy, he was testing his steamboat on the Hudson River
    $800 11
Early 20th century activists seen here
    $800 19
In "Oliver Twist" this heavy beats his dog & bludgeons Nancy to death
    $1000 15
"If It Makes You Healthy" features recipes from this "If It Makes You Happy" singer & chef Chuck White
    $1000 1
October 24 is this international organization's day, commemorating the effective date of its charter in 1945
    $1000 23
In 1721 Bach dedicated his "Brandenburg Concertos" & this czar got the title "Emperor of all the Russians"
    $1000 10
A dark profile
    $1000 20
"We Need to Talk About" this title Lionel Shriver kid, who blinds his sister in one eye & uses a crossbow inappropiately

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

Josh! Martin Dean
$4,000 $2,200 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Josh! Martin Dean
$4,400 $4,400 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

HI, Q!
    $400 1
It's basically a cone, but tornado-producing clouds aren't called cone clouds but these
    $400 22
Seen here is the logo of this university, whose hoopsters won their fifth national title in 2015
    $400 24
This Danish capital's Christiansborg Palace lies on the ruins of a fort built on Slotsholmen Isle
    $400 26
She was 14 when she married the future King Louis XVI
    $400 19
With a verdict of not guilty, you've received this
    $800 3
The first electric light was an arc lamp with two rods of this element
    $800 21
Robert Frost taught on & off for over 40 years at this Mass. college located in Emily Dickinson's home town
    $800 23
Since 1991 this isle in the Gulf of Naples has hosted an international film festival
    $800 25
In 1774 Joseph Priestley showed that candles burn brightly in this then newly discovered gas
    $800 18
A big name in romance, or a comic character in Commedia dell'arte
    $1200 5
(Kelly of the Clue Crew demonstrates.) Two batteries connected in a simple series circuit combine their voltage to produce a bright light; when they're connected in this type of circuit with a geometric name, they have a longer life but produce a dimmer light
    $1200 8
The southernmost University of California campus bears the name of this city
    $1200 10
2 terriers were developed on this isle off Scotland's NW coast: the cairn & this one named for the isle
    DD: $3,000 17
This classic 1726 satire was originally titled "Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World"
    $1200 11
Watery term for the ease with which assets can be converted into cash
    $1600 4
Scientists use triangulation to locate this, the point on the Earth's surface right above a seismic event
    $1600 6
The Jesuit educational heritage is alive & well at this West Coast school, LMU for short
    $1600 9
This isle in Lake Superior, a national park since 1940, has been designated an international biosphere reserve
    $1600 16
Assurance of our salvation was a doctrine of John Wesley in founding this faith
    DD: $3,500 13
An estimated 200,000 of them live on the French side of the Pyrenees
    $2000 2
The ecliptic, the apparent path of the Sun among constellations, is aka a "great" this
    $2000 7
This historically African-American institution was originally founded as the Atlanta Baptist female seminary in 1881
    $2000 20
When this "Lean On Me" singer warned he was going off teleprompter, Stevie Wonder, who inducted him, said, "I didn't use it"
    $2000 15
Lord Mountbatten was governor, then lord lieutenant, of this isle off England's southern coast
    $2000 12
Many of West Point's original fortifications were designed in 1778 by this Polish general who helped the Colonial Army
    $2000 14
Past due

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Josh! Martin Dean
$8,400 $9,200 $15,700

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The first 2 Spanish actors to win acting Academy Awards, they got married soon after they both had won

Final scores:

Josh! Martin Dean
$3,799 $2,599 $18,700
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $18,700

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Josh! Martin Dean
$8,200 $9,200 $12,000
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
14 R,
3 W
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $29,400

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Game tape date: 2015-09-09
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