Show #7303 - Wednesday, May 18, 2016

2016 Power Players Week game 3.
From DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C.


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Jonathan Capehart, a journalist from The Washington Post

Kate Bolduan, a co-host from CNN's At This Hour

Louie C.K., a comedian, actor, director, writer, and producer from Louie and Horace and Pete

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Jeopardy! Round

(Kate: Hopefully not.)
(Alex: Louie, Louie, or...)
    $200 8
4-letter word for the central part of the Earth or the muscles of the torso that provide stability
    $200 4
This show's female lead was Carole Demas on Broadway, Olivia Newton-John on film & Julianne Hough live on TV
    $200 1
With novels like "The Burning Hills" & "Silver Canyon", Louis L'Amour was a master of this fiction genre
    $200 5
Its biggest university is Boise State
    $200 17
The one with 31 days:
    $400 18
The symbol for this element is He
    $400 6
Elphaba goes green as a high-flying character in this magical musical
    $400 2
Near Detroit's Hart Plaza is a huge statue of this boxer's fist, sans glove
    $400 9
(David Muir presents the clue.) Martha Raddatz & I moderated both Democratic & Republican 2016 primary debates; they took place in this state, the host of the nation's first primary
    $600 7
In "West Side Story", Tony sings of his love for this young woman he's recently met
    $600 3
In the 1970s bodybuilder & actor Lou Ferrigno brought this green guy to life on TV
    $600 10
Cue the deer & antelope--this is Kansas' state song
    $600 23
The one that was the name of a pope:
    $800 22
You dilute a solution by watering it down; you do this to your pupils, 1 letter different, by making them expand
    $800 13
A Liberian warlord known as General Butt Naked inspired an antagonist in this recent musical about missionaries in Africa
    $800 15
Prior to becoming leader of the Nation of Islam, he was a Calypso singer
    $800 11
In 1786 South Carolina's assembly met in Charleston to say let's blow this joint & move the capital here
    $800 20
The Best Actor Oscar winner:
    $1000 19
Charon is the largest moon of this small onetime planet
    $1000 14
Paperboys go on strike in this musical set in NYC in the late 1800s
    $1000 16
Appointed in 1916, he became the first Jewish Supreme Court justice
    $1000 12
This Western state is last in population with around 580,000
    $1000 21
The only mammal:

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Louie Kate Jonathan
$200 $1,800 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Louie Kate Jonathan
$3,800 $4,000 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 5
In 1620 the Pilgrims landed at Provincetown on the tip of this cape
    $400 10
Michelangelo was one of the leading figures of this great period of art in Italy from around 1400 to 1600
    $400 11
Slaves in Washington, D.C. were freed in April 1862, 9 months before this January 1, 1863 manifesto
    $400 15
Collective term for the Western Hemisphere after Columbus' voyages
    $400 1
Dooley Wilson played this piano man in "Casablanca"
    $400 13
Heinrich Heine:
"Wherever they ____ books they will also, in the end, ____ human beings"
    $800 6
This cape in Brevard County, Florida changed its name to honor John F. Kennedy & then back again
    $800 14
This Cubist once said, "I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them"; that would explain it
    $800 23
When D.C. burned in 1814, this office important to inventors was spared after its head pleaded with the British
    $800 16
This "Gray Lady" published its first issue on September 18, 1851
    $800 2
"A Shot in the Dark" is one of the movies with Peter Sellers as this bumbling policeman
    $800 20
Hiram Johnson:
"The first casualty when war comes is ____"
    $1200 7
There's Cape Horn & False Cape Horn at the bottom of this country on the west coast of South America
    $1200 21
In 1987 his "Irises" sold at auction for a then-record $53.9 million
    $1200 24
Recently, D.C.'s Latino population has grown with a very large number from this smallest Central American nation by area
    $1200 17
It runs from the Book of Matthew to Revelation
    $1200 12
The original name of this title character comes from a blend of the Japanese words for "gorilla" & "whale"
    $1200 26
Satchel Paige:
"Don't ____ ____. Something might be gaining on you"
    $1600 8
This cape with a cheerful name at the bottom of Africa was first sighted by Europeans in 1488
    $1600 22
The 2 best-known paintings at the Huntington in California are "Pinkie" & this colorful Gainsborough kid
    DD: $2,000 25
Washington originally included 2 port cities within its boundaries: Georgetown & this city that returned to Virginia in 1846
    $1600 18
Here's our theme in this music style that first had a Grammy category in 1987
    $1600 3
In 1989 Sean Connery played a Holy Grail expert & professor who was the father of this title archaeologist
    DD: $5,000 27
Richard Nixon:
"When the president does it, that means that it is not ____"
    $2000 9
This "Cape" city in Southeastern Missouri is the hometown of Rush Limbaugh
    $2000 19
There was an uptick in scientific knowledge when he published "Opticks" in 1704
    $2000 4
Steve McQueen was behind the wheel of a Mustang as the title San Francisco cop in this thriller

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Louie Kate Jonathan
$18,000 $5,200 $8,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

With the passing of Antonin Scalia, this Reagan appointee became the longest-tenured justice on the court

Final scores:

Louie Kate Jonathan
$18,399 $200 $14,800
Winner: $50,000 to the Fistula Foundation 3rd place: $10,000 to Free Arts NYC 2nd place: $14,800 to Sasha Bruce Youthwork

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Louie Kate Jonathan
$14,600 $5,200 $8,400
16 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
12 R,
3 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $28,200

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Game tape date: 2016-04-09
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