Show #7440 - Friday, January 6, 2017


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Christina Bussmann, a social worker from Columbus, Ohio

Dante Atkins, a Congressional press secretary from Washington, D.C.

Joe Bartolomeo, a professor and associate dean from Florence, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
2-word term for the natural competitiveness between brothers & sisters; Mom likes me best!
    $200 2
On Jan. 29, 2016 in Baton Rouge, the Mystic Krewe of Artemis was the first parade in this annual event
    $200 12
A statue of this "Green Mountain boy" in the U.S. Capitol represents the state of Vermont
    $200 1
"Therefore the Lord God sent him forth from the garden of Eden, to till the ground from whence he was taken"
    $200 20
It introduces a conditional clause
    $200 26
Kim Kardashian
    $400 8
Also an '80s sitcom title, they are emotional or physical difficulties in development
    $400 3
In March 2016 you could catch an Easter concert by this group live in Salt Lake City or on closed-circuit simulcast
    $400 13
In 1997, Vernon Baker became one of only 7 African Americans & the only one living to receive this award for valor in World War II
    $400 16
"And the seven angels which had the seven trumpets prepared themselves to sound"
    $400 21
In math it's a synonym for "times"
    $400 27
Supermodel Iman
    $600 9
It's a 5-letter word for a kid from about 9 to 12, no longer a child & not yet an adolescent
    $600 4
The 1850s are back as tons of dirt cover the streets of Old this state capital in its annual Gold Rush Days
    $600 14
This "Mad" Revolutionary War general later represented Ga. in Congress but returned to the Army in 1792
    $600 17
"A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother"
    $600 22
When I say, "We'll be right back", it's the next thing viewers see
    $600 28
Singer Edie Brickell
    $800 10
Linus had one of these, a transitional object that helps a child move from dependence to independence
    $800 5
Cactus League spring training is held throughout the area of this capital
    $800 15
More than a million people attended his 1885 funeral in NYC & in 1897 a million attended the dedication of his tomb
    $800 18
"My flesh is clothed with worms and clods of dust; my skin is broken, and become loathsome"
    $800 23
The archaic plural form of thou
    $800 29
Supermodel Chrissy Teigen
    $1000 11
At 12 to 15 months it's recommended that your child have the MMR vaccine, which protects against these 3 things
    $1000 6
Go to both the film & music parts of the SXSW festival in this capital & by all means, enjoy some BBQ
    $1000 25
Portrayed on film by Gary Cooper, this World War I sergeant had applied for conscientious objector status, but was denied
    DD: $2,000 19
"So Moses the servant of the Lord died there in the land of Moab"
    $1000 24
It's the game seen here
    $1000 30
Bond girl Barbara Bach

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

Joe Dante Christina
$1,800 $5,200 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Dante Christina
$5,400 $5,600 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
In "Kill Your Darlings", a murder draws together Allen Ginsberg & other figures of this movement
    $400 26
You get a "prize" if you know this element is No
    $400 6
With this job you get the sack before you start, & fill it with the Daily News or the Post
    $400 11
Golden & triple double chocolate are varieties of this sandwich cookie
    $400 16
Monty Woolley, a friend of this man, played himself when Cary Grant portrayed the songwriter in "Night and Day"
    $400 21
In 1811 Uruguay successfully rebelled against Spanish rule only to be annexed by this northern neighbor
    $800 2
"Quills" stars Geoffrey Rush as this irrepressible 18th century author during his days in an insane asylum
    $800 27
You get an "F" if you don't know F is this element
    $800 7
Men named Larry Speakes & Josh Earnest have both held this White House job that sounds perfect for them
    $800 12
One who lives in Haifa or Tel Aviv
    $800 17
In the '70s, this game show host was always ready to make a deal
    DD: $5,000 22
The first playing of this competition began July 13, 1930 in Montevideo; 13 countries vied, Uruguay won
    $1200 3
Starring Johnny Depp, this film tells the story of J.M Barrie's friendship with the family that inspired "Peter Pan"
    $1200 28
Canned chickpeas can say Na Na, Na Na, Na to canned peas as the latter have less of this element
    $1200 8
The Constitution was actually "penned" by Jacob Shallus, assistant this 5-letter job of the Penn. Assembly
    $1200 13
It's the area of study where kids make the acquaintance of polynomials
    $1200 18
General Monty Montgomery, as seen here at this 1942 Egyptian battle whose name he took for his title of nobility
    $1200 23
Cooler temps characterize Uruguay, the only S.A. country completely outside this warm midriff of the Earth
    $1600 4
In "Becoming Jane" this actress starred as Jane Austen pre-fame & entangled in a desperate romance
    DD: $3,000 29
It's the precious element whose symbol is found in the middle of the name of Haiti's capital
    $1600 9
Our almanac of famous people has only this 19th century Brit listed under the occupation "dandy"
    $1600 14
For the Latin for "fox mange", it's the loss of hair
    $1600 19
He's seen here in "Suddenly Last Summer", made after the 1956 car accident that changed his looks
    $1600 24
This "silver" estuary off Uruguay saw WWII's first major naval battle; Germany's Graf Spee faced 3 British cruisers
    $2000 5
(I'm Louis C.K.) In a 2015 film I played Arlen Hird, a composite character who is blacklisted along with this screenwriter played by Bryan Cranston
    $2000 30
Gimme 5, a Roman 5, which is the same as the symbol for this element
    $2000 10
A typical homeowner's association has this position; Rosie Rios held it for the U.S. in 2016
    $2000 15
To take in marriage, or to speak in favor of a cause
    $2000 20
This Parrot Sketch co-writer was the first member of the Monty Python troop to join the choir invisible
    $2000 25
Uruguay has so many quarries of this that about 50 different types were used to build the Parliament building

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joe Dante Christina
$15,000 $17,200 $3,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

"Modern bourgeois society... is like the sorcerer who is no longer able to control the powers... called up by his spells"

Final scores:

Joe Dante Christina
$22,500 $4,399 $7,200
2-day champion: $36,500 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joe Dante Christina
$15,000 $13,600 $3,600
20 R,
2 W
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $32,200

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