Show #7212 - Tuesday, January 12, 2016

WE ASKED: Mo Rocca.


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Amelia Hershberger, a management analyst from Albany, New York

Lisa Cech, an information coordinator from Lakewood, Ohio

Adam Hoskins, an attorney from Columbia, Missouri (whose 2-day cash winnings total $42,402)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Good state!)
    $200 22
On the state seal a miner & a sailor support a shield on top of which is this animal
    $200 7
Bacardi &
Captain Morgan
    $200 19
In October 2015 this Californian heir apparent to John Boehner suddenly withdrew his candidacy for House Speaker
    $200 21
It precedes ‑ful thinking & ‑ing well
    $200 1
"The River of Doubt" documents a journey he took on the Amazon after his 1912 election defeat
    $200 2
In this TV show's 1st sketch, Michael O'Donoghue said, "I would like to feed your fingertips to the wolverines"
    $400 23
Taliesin near Spring Green is the site of the Hillside Home School, built of sandstone & oak by this architect
    $400 8
Absolut &
    $400 20
To override a presidential veto, the House & Senate each need at least this fraction of votes
    $400 27
A written statement of petition, or something a band may take from the crowd
    $400 15
"Vera" is a biography of his mrs., without whom he would not have written novels like "Pale Fire" & "Lolita"
    $400 3
(Hi, I'm Mo Rocca.) I am a correspondent for this CBS news magazine that's hosted by the genial Charles Osgood
    $600 24
Wisconsin has no seacoast, but has this 8-letter type of nautical museum, featuring the World War II sub Cobia
    $600 9
Wild Turkey &
Maker's Mark
    DD: $2,000 12
The Wage and Hour Division & the Mine Safety and Health Administration are agencies of this Cabinet department
    $600 28
A defendant's answer to a legal charge in court; not guilty is a good one
    $600 16
"The Everything Store" is subtitled this man "and the Age of Amazon"
    $600 4
A hit by The Weeknd says "I can't" do this "when I'm with you"
    $800 25
Wisconsin's state fruit, it's also the state berry of Massachusetts
    $800 10
Beefeater &
    $800 14
Marine general Joseph Dunford is chairman of this advisory council of the heads of the Armed Forces
    $800 29
Pregnant ladies wanting pickles in their ice cream are familiar with this word, from the Old English for "to demand"
    $800 17
"Dead Wake" chronicles the last crossing of this luxury liner, sunk en route to Liverpool from New York
    $800 5
A Hamptons beach house is the setting for this 1989 film comedy in which Andrew McCarthy props up his dead boss
    $1000 26
Cities by Lake Winnebago include Appleton, Oshkosh & this one, whose French name comes from its spot on the lake
    $1000 11
Courvoisier &
Remy Martin
    $1000 13
In 2014 he replaced Jay Carney as President Obama's press secretary
    $1000 30
"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses" doing this "to breathe free"
    $1000 18
"Between the Dying and the Dead" chronicles this doctor's "Life and the Battle to Legalize Euthanasia"
    $1000 6
This band was No. 1 for one "S-A-T-U-R-D-A-Y Night" in 1975

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

Adam Lisa Amelia
$1,800 $2,400 $5,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Adam Lisa Amelia
$6,200 $5,000 $5,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

"H" 2"O"
(Alex: Each correct response will begin with the letter "H", and it'll be followed at some point by a double "O".)
(Sarah: From the equine facilities at UC Davis. We'll see if their needs and complaints are so different from ours.)
    $400 6
When it debuted in 1922, it promised 31 articles each month "in condensed and compact form"
    $400 11
    $400 12
Sheep fabric from Constantinople
    $400 1
Her trophy case is getting full: Oscars for "Blue Sky" & "Tootsie" plus 2 Emmys for "American Horror Story"
    $400 17
Recent trends in this type of flooring include wider planks & darker colors
    $400 22
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Center for Equine Health at UC Davis.) At UC Davis, they not only save the lives of animals, they also create new life through their equine reproduction services; for mares, when it doesn't happen the old-fashioned way, it does happen by this 2-word process
    $800 7
This entertainment industry staple had an article on "Hobbies of Vaudeville Managers" in its 1905 debut
    $800 13
A hypnotic state in Gaul
    $800 2
Fresh from her Oscar win for "Boyhood", Patricia Arquette began solving crimes for the FBI on this show
    $800 18
A coveted possession handed down from one generation to the next
    $800 23
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Center for Equine Health at UC Davis.) On a treadmill, doctors test a horse's endurance, cardio & respiratory rates at different gaits, from walking or trotting to this fastest gait, at 25-35 miles per hour
    $1200 8
The first issue of Tiger Beat in 1965 asked whether this singing duo had lost that lovin' feeling & was breaking up
    $1200 26
Escobar on one side, Queipo de Llano on the other
    $1200 14
A short romance in Peking
    $1200 3
This 2-time Oscar winner had a recurring role on "The Newsroom" & stars as Grace on Netflix' "Grace and Frankie"
    $1200 19
Gary Cooper won an Oscar for his role as Marshal Will Kane in this film
    DD: $4,400 24
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Center for Equine Health at UC Davis.) It's an old art, but by studying a horse's teeth--the shape, surface, the angle of the incisors--you can fairly estimate this
    DD: $3,000 9
Gloria Steinem wrote about sisterhood in this "new magazine for women" in the spring of 1972
    $1600 27
    $1600 15
A Formosa hairdressing shop
    $1600 4
Helen Hunt was still on "Mad About You" when she won an Oscar opposite Jack Nicholson in this film
    $1600 20
This slang term for a jail comes from the Spanish for "court of justice"
    $1600 25
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Center for Equine Health at UC Davis.) A common surgery is for treatment of this gastrointestinal condition that causes irritability & crying in human babies, but is potentially fatal in horses
    $2000 10
With James Russell Lowell as editor, in 1857 this monthly called itself "a magazine of literature, art, and politics"
    $2000 16
Costs in British Honduras
    $2000 5
Post-Oscar, Holly Hunter played Detective Grace Hanadarko, offered a chance at redemption on this TV series
    $2000 21
It's a hot, violent dust or sand storm that blows in the deserts of North Africa & Arabia
    $2000 28
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Center for Equine Health at UC Davis.) Horses have been treated with acupuncture for over 2,000 years; it provides pain relief & it is used to treat other conditions by stimulating the release of these morphine-like happy-drug hormones

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Adam Lisa Amelia
$13,400 $10,800 $10,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Slave trader turned minister John Newton wrote this hymn that 1st appeared in 1779 as "Faith's Review And Expectation"

Final scores:

Adam Lisa Amelia
$5,199 $15,300 $21,200
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $21,200

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Adam Lisa Amelia
$13,400 $10,600 $9,200
19 R,
0 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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