Show #7157 - Tuesday, October 27, 2015


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Jayne Lady, a web developer from Iowa City, Iowa

Dave Treptow, a technical project manager from Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Sean Anderson, a law professor from Champaign, Illinois (whose 2-day cash winnings total $48,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 19
A groundhog named Phil is the center of attention on February 2 here
    $200 10
The first toy advertised on national TV was this spud
    $200 7
A 2012 inductee to the World Golf Hall of Fame, he's been nicknamed "Phil the Thrill"
    $200 4
In 1821 William Becknell left Missouri & made it to New Mexico, thus blazing this trail
    $200 1
Crown, cementum, root
    $200 26
A statute, or a division in a play
    $400 20
The Atlantic islands known as the Azores belong to this country
    $400 11
This card game named for a suit is also called Black Maria
    $400 8
The International Swimming Hall of Fame's first class of inductees had 2 movie Tarzans: Buster Crabbe & this man
    $400 13
In 1922 Stephen Poplawski introduced this appliance, putting milkshakes within easy reach
    $400 2
Agitator, tub, drain hose
    $400 27
It's haw's proverbial partner when you hesitate
    $600 21
It was founded in 1434 to succeed Angkor Thom as the Khmer capital
    $600 16
It was introduced in 1969 as "the world's first indoor ball"
    $600 9
Between them 2015 Baseball Hall inductees Randy Johnson & Pedro Martinez won 8 of these awards
    $600 14
In September 1993 Yitzhak Rabin unenthusiastically shook this foe's hand to seal a peace deal on the White House lawn
    $600 3
Reservoir, filter basket, carafe
    $600 28
A mongrel dog
    $800 22
In 1945 Churchill, Truman & Stalin met in this city near Berlin to determine the structure of a post-Nazi Europe
    $800 17
You'll find Sweetie Potamus & Veggie Potamus as 2 of the 4 characters in this "frenzied marble chomping game"
    $800 12
This Tennis Hall of Famer earned greater fame for his 1973 "Battle of the Sexes" match than for his 3 Wimbledon titles
    $800 24
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) From Baffin Bay, here is the 1908-1909 North Pole route, on which this man led a fellow American & four Inuit
    $800 5
Random number generator, reels, payout tray
    $800 29
An area of wet, spongy ground with soil mainly of decayed vegetable matter
    DD: $1,400 23
This city on the Arno River is known for a 12th century campanile
    $1000 18
A mooshroom is a kind of cow found only in the mushroom biome in this video game
    $1000 15
This Bulls forward, second fiddle to Michael Jordan, made the Hall of Fame 1 year after Mike
    $1000 25
The Franks' big one of these shook & opened the walls of Jerusalem during the First Crusade in July 1099
    $1000 6
Myelin sheath, dendrite, axon
    $1000 30
Pallid, or lacking color

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

Sean Dave Jayne
$5,200 $1,200 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sean Dave Jayne
$10,800 $6,200 $600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 13
The Satchmo Summerfest in New Orleans pays tribute to this native son & jazz great
    $400 10
The British Museum displays an iron one of these with a gilded bronze scabbard from the Roman emperor Tiberius
    $400 1
The story of a scandal-disgraced minister, "A Month of Sundays" by John Updike is a takeoff on this Hawthorne work
    $400 6
Your present spouse is your this 2-word phrase
    $400 19
There were 4 seasons of the Wodehouse pair known as "Jeeves and" this employer of his
    $400 16
Take you from your loft in Soho to a gallery across Houston in this "village"? Tell ya the truth, it'd be faster to walk
    $800 27
"In the mood" for a festival honoring this bandleader? Drop by Clarinda, Iowa the second week in June
    $800 12
Crystallized some 4.4 billion years ago, zircons found in Australia are the Earth's oldest known of these rock constituents
    $800 2
This 1975 E.L. Doctorow novel captured the spirit of the U.S. from the turn of the 20th century to World War I
    $800 7
Your future spouse is your this word
    $800 21
3 decades after the original, this tale of British masters & household servants returned in 2011
    $800 18
Sure, I can take you to this L.A. sports arena where Kobe plays; you know it doesn't sell office supplies, right?
    $1200 28
"Leaving no trace" of 50,000 people camping in the Nevada desert is a principle of this late summer festival
    $1200 14
Since the 8th century, a 230-foot-tall statue of this man has loomed over China's Sichuan Province
    $1200 3
"Son of the Morning Star" is Evan S. Connell's study of this lt. col.'s death in June 1876 in Montana
    $1200 8
To hurt someone who trusts you
    DD: $4,200 23
Keira Knightley played Lara Antipova in an adaptation of this Russian tale
    $1200 22
Oui, we are at 27 Rue de Fleurus, Paris, where this writer lived with Alice B. Toklas! We are not a lost generation!
    $1600 15
Homo naledi, a 2-million-year-old discovery announced in 2015, is notable for a long, powerful this digit
    $1600 4
This day of the week is the title of a 2005 Ian McEwan novel about a surgeon named Henry
    $1600 9
It designates any constellation's second-brightest star
    $1600 24
Bring your whole entourage to see this actor play the title role in Masterpiece's "Mr. Selfridge"
    DD: $1,000 26
Maggie Daley Park to Soldier Field, sure--we'll take da 41, aka this "Drive" with a water view
    $2000 17
Mad King Ludwig began construction of this fairy-tale castle in 1869
    $2000 5
Mark Haddon's novel, "The Curious Incident of" this came to Broadway in 2014 with Alex Sharp as the teen sleuth
    $2000 11
Pair it with "between" to mean in an awkward middle position
    $2000 20
In Masterpiece's "Wolf Hall", this actor of "Homeland" fame portrays a young Henry VIII
    $2000 25
Pall Mall? Sure, guv, but it might get slow at this intersection of Regent & Haymarket-- it's a real circus

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sean Dave Jayne
$21,000 $11,600 $10,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

On an alphabetical list of Declaration of Independence signers, he comes between Lyman Hall & Benjamin Harrison

Final scores:

Sean Dave Jayne
$23,300 $23,198 $0
3-day champion: $71,600 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sean Dave Jayne
$21,200 $15,800 $10,200
26 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
22 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $47,200

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Game tape date: 2015-09-15
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