Show #7194 - Thursday, December 17, 2015


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Mark Blankenship, an arts editor and reporter from New York, New York

Claudia Corriere, a church musician and homemaker from Kennesaw, Georgia

Tiombi Prince, an advocation support specialist from East Point, Georgia (whose 2-day cash winnings total $33,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will be a word that you will find in a dictionary, one or two pages after the entry on "game".)
    $200 26
Belizeans enjoy a midnight mass & hearing "They came with haste, and found" these 2 "and the babe lying in a manger"
    $200 9
The 77th Oscars saw him nominated as supporting actor ("Collateral") & lead actor ("Ray")
    $200 16
In 1909 this French engineer built a type of wind tunnel that "towered" above all others
    $200 1
This waterfall is on the Iguacu River at the border of Argentina & Brazil
    $200 10
In 2001 this U.S. energy company's stock fell from over $90 per share to below $1
    $200 20
A long look, or the male bird you're taking a long look at
    $400 27
Belize celebrates this Dec. 26 holiday, so I'll make a charitable donation & get something nice for Jeeves
    $400 8
Making a comeback, he played an actor making a comeback & was nominated for an Oscar in 2015 for "Birdman"
    $400 17
At age 16 he got the idea for his revolver observing a ship's wheel on a voyage
    $400 2
"Tropic of Cancer", a book by him, chronicles an American expat named Henry Miller & his friends van Norden & Carl
    $400 11
It was drawn in the 1760s to settle border disputes between Maryland & Pennsylvania
    $400 22
4-letter word for your clothes
    $600 28
Christmas dinner may include this banana relative; reports it's said to be "the local cranberry sauce"
    $600 7
Out of 10 acting Oscar nominations, this Brit won once for "Hamlet"
    $600 18
On August 4, 1922 the telephone systems of the U.S. & Canada were silent for 1 minute in tribute to this late inventor
    $600 3
Launched in 1990, this weekly magazine from Time Inc. covers all aspects of the entertainment industry
    $600 12
In 1947 this TV news show's first guest was former Democratic chairman & FDR campaign manager James A. Farley
    $600 23
A mature reproductive cell
    $800 29
The "Deer Dance" of this Yucatan civilization is done at Xmas in Belize to show the relationship between humanity & nature
    $800 5
Paul McCartney & Wings got into Bond-age with this 007 theme that earned Sir Paul an Oscar nomination
    $800 19
While at an auto body shop in the 1920s, 3M engineer Richard Drew came up with the idea for this type of tape to help the painters
    $800 4
The major powers of Europe were involved in this war that lasted the 7 years between 1756 & 1763
    $800 13
In 2015, scientists displayed remains of four leaders of this Virginia colony, buried under America's first Protestant church
    $800 24
This board helps you get from ship to shore
    $1000 30
Time to Christmas shop in this city--it became the capital in 1970, when Belize was still a British dependency
    $1000 6
This movie in which Gary Cooper starred as Lou Gehrig got nominations in 2 writing categories
    DD: $1,000 21
In 1899 this man equipped ships with wireless tech so they could report on the America's Cup to a NYC newspaper
    $1000 15
Nickname of Prokofiev's Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25, meant to evoke an earlier era of classical music
    $1000 14
In 1778 Ohio Shawnee held this frontiersman captive for 5 months
    $1000 25
You're often asked to "mind" this between subway train & platform

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

Tiombi Claudia Mark
$2,000 $1,200 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tiombi Claudia Mark
$2,800 $7,200 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 7
This 1952 Steinbeck novel tells the stories of 3 generations of the Trask & Hamilton families
    $400 17
Lubeck, Germany's Buddenbrookhaus is named after this German author's "Buddenbrooks"
    $400 1
Pertaining to your duties as resident of a municipality
    $400 2
This R. Kelly song was written for Michael Jordan's "Space Jam"
    $400 13
"Medical aid where it is needed most. Independent, neutral, impartial" is a slogan of this medical assistance group
    $400 22
The little ice age of 1300 to 1850 followed the MWP, this historical era "warm period"
    $800 8
1884's "Star of the South" was an Africa-set novel in this French sci-fi pioneer's "Extraordinary Voyages" series
    $800 18
AKA the White Slave Traffic Act, 1910's Mann Act dealt with the transport of women for immoral purposes across these
    $800 9
This drug treats anxiety disorders
    $800 3
This Paul Simon song laments, "I am shielded in my armor, hiding in my room, safe within my womb"
    $800 14
This organization that builds & repairs houses for low-income families can be reached at 1-800-the first word in its name
    $800 23
During the coldest part of the LIA, this river that flows from the Cotswolds to London would freeze in winter
    $1200 10
Homer Simpson is a character in this author's "The Day of the Locust"
    $1200 19
She's appeared in several of the comedies directed by her husband Judd Apatow
    $1200 20
It precedes "out" when you get tired or fail
    $1200 4
Beyonce (not Kilroy) sang this Diane Warren-penned hit for World Humanitarian Day in 2012
    DD: $3,000 15
In 2007 he was commemorated on an Australian postage stamp with proceeds going to his Wildlife Warriors charity
    DD: $2,000 11
"South" is this explorer's account of his efforts from 1914 to 1917 to become the first man to cross Antarctica
    $1600 5
"Not even the chair" heard Neil Diamond when he made this title song declaration
    $1600 16
Improving the quality of life for the blind & visually impaired since 1946, a N.Y. foundation provides these free of charge
    $1600 26
Temps fell in the 17th century, hurting the North Atlantic fisheries based on this food fish of the genus Gadus
    $2000 12
Robert Frost published the collection "North of" this city in 1914
    $2000 25
A giant in the field of American public education, he took the congressional seat of John Quincy Adams in 1848
    $2000 6
Bob Geldof wrote this song after hearing young Brenda Spencer's motive for a 1979 school shooting
    $2000 21
In 1739 Thomas Coram set up a London hospital for orphans called these, like Fielding's Tom Jones
    $2000 24
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Some scientists think the little ice age in Europe was because of a change in the jet stream, which was caused by the NAO, the North Atlantic this

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tiombi Claudia Mark
$3,600 $9,800 $10,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Jacques-Germain Soufflot, who designed this Paris landmark, was interred there 49 years after dying

Final scores:

Tiombi Claudia Mark
$600 $7,800 $400
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $7,800 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tiombi Claudia Mark
$5,600 $12,800 $10,200
9 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
21 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $28,600

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Game tape date: 2015-10-21
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