Show #7185 - Friday, December 4, 2015


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Jon Rossiter, a college geography instructor from San Diego, California

Alexandra Whitehill Smith, an administrative assistant from Columbia, South Carolina

Kelly Wright, a cataloging specialist from Rocky Ridge, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 19
His Number 5 is alive & jammin' much differently than in its 1808 premiere in Vienna
    $200 10
(The Notorious) RBG
    $200 25
For the gardens of this palace just outside Paris, Louis XIV had trees brought from all the French provinces
    $200 1
Wayne's sidekick Garth & Austrian bodybuilder Hans were 2 of his characters on "Saturday Night Live"
    $200 6
This chilly word that's still used for a refrigerator originally referred to an older, non-electric version
    $200 14
From the Latin for "true", it means to confirm a truth
    $400 22
Get up, stand up & enjoy a tune by this Austrian, the Younger
    $400 11
    $400 26
Morocco's Jardin Majorelle got a redesign from this fashion designer also known as YSL, & his ashes were scattered over it
    $400 2
(Hi. I'm Ken Burns.) One of my favorite documentaries was about this Missouri-born humorist who once said, "The human race has one really effective weapon, & that is laughter"
    $400 7
A sentimental 1876 song gave this relative's name to what had been called a longcase clock
    $400 15
To make a statement under oath in court
    $600 23
Hallelu-jah! Feel the rastaman vibration from part of a 1741 oratorio by this composer
    $600 12
    $600 27
Saiho-ji in Kyoto is famous for velvety carpets of 120 species of this bryophyte plant
    $600 3
Episodes of this sitcom included "The Maris Counselor" & "The Late Dr. Crane"
    $600 8
Made largely obsolete by cellphones, these are still used by emergency teams if communications are disrupted
    $600 16
To renovate a downtrodden city area to make it more middle class
    $800 24
Trenchtown will sleep soundly after hearing the new version of an 1868 piece by this man
    $800 20
    $800 28
Rhyming with yew, these gardens near London have yew trees among the world's largest collection of living plants
    $800 4
(Hi. I'm Zachary Quinto.) I played Sylar, a superhuman serial killer on this TV show about ordinary humans who discover they have extraordinary abilities
    $800 9
One of the selections on your email originally referred to a duplicate created with this type of office supply
    $800 17
To declare a deceased person to be blessed in preparation for sainthood
    $1000 21
    DD: $2,000 29
Befitting the name, Pennsylvania's Chanticleer Gardens feature design motifs of this bird
    $1000 5
Lovey Howell was one of the castaways on this show
    $1000 13
In the name of those large CRT computer monitors of yore, CRT stands for this
    $1000 18
To pacify someone by appeasing his anger or anxiety

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

Kelly Alexandra Jon
$1,400 $2,200 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kelly Alexandra Jon
$600 $4,200 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 21
Turner focused on the struggling soldiers in his painting "Snow Storm: Hannibal" crossing these mountains
    $400 25
This technique to achieve a tranquil mental state without drugs may be "transcendental"
    $400 12
"The Original of Laura", published 3 decades after his death, did not create the same literary sensation as his "Lolita"
    $400 6
Embezzlement is usually this type of crime
    $400 1
Marlin (not a marlin) searches the seas for his son
    $400 7
At 5.3 million sq. feet, the West Edmonton Mall in this province is the largest shopping mall in North America
    $800 22
This capital's national museum has "The Battle of Grunwald", showing Marcin of Wrocimowice among the victors
    $800 27
Acupressure relies on pressure at specific body meridian points to control qi, the flow of this
    $800 13
Tucked away for decades, the manuscript of his picture book "What Pet Should I Get?" was found in a box & published in 2015
    DD: $1,000 17
The OED traces this term back to an 1809 article about cerebral fibers
    $800 2
Joe Pesci manages his boxer brother, who can't really be managed by anyone
    $800 8
You'll find all 1,815 feet of this 2-letter tower in Toronto
    $1200 23
This Spaniard's "The Third of May 1808" commemorates an uprising in Madrid
    $1200 28
A type of therapy is named for this field that surrounds the body & is visible as light
    $1200 14
Sadly, he missed the phenomenal success of his "Millennium" series that begins with "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo"
    $1200 18
Something that enrages another is "like" this "to a bull"
    $1200 3
Kathleen Turner seeks a fabled treasure in the jungles of Colombia
    $1200 9
The 30-foot Big Nickel is in this Ontario city that's near & dear to my heart
    $1600 24
Jacques-Louis David painted "The Death of" this French political leader just days after his murder by Charlotte Corday
    $1600 29
The royal family were big supporters of the RLH hospital, the H for this type of diluted medicine practice
    $1600 15
Released in 2011 "The Pale King" was assembled from an unfinished manuscript by this author of "Infinite Jest"
    $1600 19
Dinner is a good time for these pre-prepped rolls named for their brief cook time
    $1600 4
Travolta returns for more dancing, but this time on Broadway
    DD: $3,000 10
The Hopewell Rocks are formations created by tidal erosions on the upper shores of this bay
    $2000 26
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a painting on the monitor.) Charles Willson Peale's portrait shows George Washington after his victory in this battle; Nassau Hall, where the battle ended, is in the background
    $2000 16
This author wanted his manuscripts burned on his death, but editor Max Brod ignored him & published "The Trial" in 1925
    $2000 20
9-letter term for an area of parkland that makes a city more verdant
    $2000 5
Joe Don Baker kicks butt as the new sheriff in a corrupt southern town
    $2000 11
Auld acquaintance will not be forgot at this bandleader's Music Centre & Museum in London, Ontario

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kelly Alexandra Jon
$7,200 $13,400 $6,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The Dakotas & Minnesota are the 3 states with the largest % of residents identifying as this denomination

Final scores:

Kelly Alexandra Jon
$100 $11,399 $13,600
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $13,600

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Kelly Alexandra Jon
$7,000 $13,400 $11,800
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
17 R,
1 W
17 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $32,200

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