Show #7416 - Monday, December 5, 2016

Tim Aten game 2.


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Matthew Martinez, a draft equipment salesman from San Antonio, Texas

Yi Deng, a subrights assistant from Jersey City, New Jersey

Tim Aten, an editor from Vermilion, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $35,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Their 1964 "Christmas Album" includes "Little Saint Nick", called a rewiring of their hit "Little Deuce Coupe"
    $200 3
Rent at this space is a whopping $50; good thing you'll pass Go on your next roll
    $200 5
Fictional folks turn up in Tennessee Williams' play "Camino Real"--this Spanish windmill tilter, for one
    $200 26
(I'm D.C. mayor Muriel Bowser.) The official motto of the District of Columbia translates to these 3 words that follow the word "and" in the Pledge of Allegiance
    $200 24
Born John Chapman, he spread religion as well as fruit trees throughout the Midwest
    $200 16
a long, narrow crest of ground
    $400 2
This "Duck Dynasty" family's "Duck the Halls" album included "Ragin' Cajun Redneck Christmas"
    $400 4
There must be fancy flowers in these gardens that set you back $280
    DD: $1,400 13
Per his creator "he could spring twenty feet across space at the dizzy heights of the forest top"
    $400 25
A motto of the U.S., this Latin phrase translates to "Out of many, one"
    $400 30
On "Juneteenth", June 19 of this year, the remaining slaves in the U.S. learned that the North had won the Civil War
    $400 17
a synonym for poisonous mushroom
    $600 9
In 2012 this a capella group released its first holiday offering, "PTXmas", an EP with 6 classic Christmas songs
    $600 6
Your Luxury Tax is this much, $125 less than buying a railroad
    $600 12
Flora & Miles are the charges of the unnamed governess in this spooky work by Henry James
    $600 21
It's the 2-word motto of both the Boy Scouts & the Girl Scouts
    $600 29
Philly pharmacist Charles Hires claimed to have invented this beverage
    $600 18
large terrestrial monkey of the genus Papio
    $800 10
Rolling Stone calls this "Wall Of Sound" producer's "A Christmas Gift for You" the best Christmas album of all time
    $800 7
Kentucky & Indiana Avenues are 2/3 of a monopoly; this third property is also a state that borders both
    $800 14
This character & his servant leave London in effort to go around the world in 80 days
    $800 22
The motto of the United States Military Academy is "Duty, honor," this
    $800 27
Rep. Daniel Sickles shot & killed his wife's lover in 1859 but was found not guilty, in the first use of this defense plea
    $800 19
African-American dance music of Louisiana
    $1000 11
This "Russian" orchestra directed by Paul O'Neill has had numerous Top 10 holiday albums including "The Lost Christmas Eve"
    $1000 8
It costs $2 to land on this owned property, but nearby Baltic Avenue must be a lot swankier with double the rent
    $1000 15
The name of this "Dracula" character who represents steadfastness calls to mind the castle of Elsinore
    $1000 23
Its state motto is "Virtue, liberty, and independence"
    $1000 28
A hero of the War of 1812 and the Mexican War, this general and Whig candidate lost the 1852 presidential election
    $1000 20
a triangular roof end

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

Tim Yi Matthew
$2,800 $0 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tim Yi Matthew
$3,400 $2,000 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
Those who sat for these for Sir Joshua Reynolds watched him deftly use the thick painting style called impasto
    $400 14
Paired with "out", it means to painstakingly make a living
    $400 29
On Sept. 12, 1962 he proclaimed, "We shall send to the moon, 240,000 miles away...a giant rocket more than 300 feet tall
    $400 30
Hey blockhead! Snoopy was this, Charlie Brown
    $400 2
In 1980 debris flow from this volcano halted shipping on the Columbia River
    $400 7
The action of a helix is central to this man's 2,000-year-old concept, still utilized today
    $800 12
A great painter of this country is the Javanese artist Affandi, who employed an expressionist impasto
    $800 15
Fen is another word for this damp landscape area
    $800 19
At the Kremlin you can see the Cosmos oak, planted by this Soviet space hero on April 14, 1961
    $800 26
What is it, Lassie...? Timmy's trapped?! & you've already called the fire department? This breed is amazing!
    $800 3
The northernmost active surface volcano is Beerenberg in the Nord Jan part of this nation's Jan Mayen island
    $800 8
Abu Ammar was the nom de guerre of this longtime leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization
    $1200 13
A water-based solution was used to remove decades of dirt during the restoration of an impasto-heavy work by this artist
    $1200 16
This sodium hydroxide solution is used to cure olives
    $1200 20
A primary goal of this U.S. program that followed Mercury was to land a capsule on dry land--didn't happen
    $1200 23
Rooby dooby d--! Ahem. I mean, it's no mystery Scooby-Doo was this big breed
    $1200 4
Check out this Sicilian volcano doing its thing in December of 2015
    $1200 9
The mysterious 1921 death of Virginia Rappe ruined the career of this hefty comic actor
    $1600 27
"Girl Reading a Letter at an Open Window" is an excellent example of impasto from this Dutch master
    $1600 17
Latin for "light", it's a measure of illumination
    $1600 21
In 1967 cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov perished during re-entry aboard this spacecraft 1
    $1600 24
You eeeediot! Ren Hoek, partner of Stimpson J. Cat, was theees breed
    DD: $3,000 5
The island of Tutuila in this U.S. territory is dominated by the eroded Pago volcano
    $1600 10
Florence Nightingale Graham was the real name of this cosmetics queen
    $2000 28
In 1894 he used impasto to create the stone surface of Rouen Cathedral "In Morning Light"
    $2000 18
A gambling establishment's cut on your losing bet, or excessive interest on what you owe
    DD: $4,000 22
This commander on his 1970 flight: "Our mission was a failure but I like to think it was a successful failure"
    $2000 25
"Air Bud" flew high as this breed
    $2000 6
More than 20 glaciers flow from the slopes of Russia's Mount Elbrus in this mountain chain
    $2000 11
When her photos of unusual-looking people were shown at MoMA in 1965, curators had to wipe viewers' spit off them daily

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tim Yi Matthew
$6,800 $12,000 $7,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Name shared by one of a trio of young chums in a popular book series & the daughter of Menelaus & Helen of Troy

Final scores:

Tim Yi Matthew
$12,800 $8,700 $0
2-day champion: $47,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tim Yi Matthew
$9,800 $13,400 $11,600
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
19 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $34,800

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Game tape date: 2016-08-30
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