Show #7462 - Tuesday, February 7, 2017


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Lauren Michniacki, a consumer insights manager from Chicago, Illinois

Jody Jabbora, a retired postal clerk from Las Vegas, Nevada

Jill Rausch, a captioner from Phoenix, Arizona (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,801)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
At the last minute
    $200 21
In 1519 Spaniards found 200,000 people made up the city & suburbs of Tenochtitlan, the capital of this empire
    $200 1
"Leaving Port", "My Heart Will Go On"
    $200 6
Antoni Gaudi helped design the fountain of Aurora in this Spanish city while he was still a student
    $200 16
This pirate of the Caribbean says, "My vessel is magnificent and fierce and huge-ish"
    $200 26
The size of 75 football fields, the world's largest factory building is one in Everett, Wash. owned by this co.
    $400 12
The heartland, the USA of regular folks
    $400 22
Uh, this gen.? You slightly under-counted the no. of Indian warriors on June 25, 1876-- forgot to carry the 1, maybe?
    $400 2
A 2016 remake of a 1959 epic: "Galley Slaves", "Dear Messala"
    $400 7
More than 20 million people live in this former capital of Nigeria
    $400 17
Sherlock Holmes has Dr. Watson; Captain Hastings is the sidekick of this Belgian detective
    $400 27
In 1892 this large modern corp. resulted from a merger of 3 entities including Thomas Edison's company
    $600 13
To keep a web page secure, make it this
    $600 23
In 1693 people jailed for this in Salem were finally free; families later got reparations
    $600 3
"Lady Marmalade", Nicole Kidman doing "One Day I'll Fly Away"
    $600 8
The song "Seven Nation Army" says, "I'm going to" this city, the most populous in Kansas
    $600 18
This rum calls itself "the original party spirit"
    $600 28
Labor strikes by the I.W.W., AKA these "unsteady" types, hindered the timber boom in Montana's Flathead Valley
    $800 14
You need good brakes to do this
    DD: $1,800 24
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) In the 1700s, stretching from Labrador through Montreal and all the way down into what's now Louisiana, was the territory known as New this country
    $800 4
From 1969 Steppenwolf's "Born To Be Wild"
    $800 9
In 1881 Vincent van Gogh moved to this Dutch city, home to the royal family
    $800 19
This Rembrandt painting is a group portrait of the company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq
    $800 29
In 1904 Charles M. Schwab founded a steel corporation named for this Biblical-sounding Pennsylvania city
    $1000 15
A June 16, 1858 speech said it cannot stand
    $1000 25
He received a presidential pardon in 1815, but soon returned to his pirating ways in the Gulf of Mexico
    $1000 5
Adam Levine singing "Lost Stars", Keira Knightley doing "Tell Me If You Wanna Go Home"
    $1000 10
2016 presidential candidate Gary Johnson seemed unfamiliar with this Syrian city, called Halab in Arabic
    $1000 20
In some versions of the maritime legend, Vanderdecken is the captain of this spectral ship
    $1000 30
Before it was forcibly split into several companies, this Rockefeller petroleum co. was the USA's biggest

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

Jill Jody Lauren
$3,400 $1,400 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jill Jody Lauren
$9,200 $3,600 $2,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
For 12 days, in early 1924, Chamonix, France hosted the first of these sporting events
    $400 1
According to Charles Perrault's version, this feline belonged to the master of Carabas
    $400 21
In 1942 fullback Andy Farkas used burnt cork as the first NFLer to cut harmful glare with what's now called eye-this color
    $400 6
It's "Nuts" that this "Funny Girl" turns 75 on April 24
    $400 12
It describes the contest seen here
    $800 17
He staged his first Wild West show in North Platte, Nebraska on July 4, 1882
    $800 2
In 1958 Frank Marugg received a patent for a wheel clamp for "use in immobilizing a vehicle"; we now call it this
    $800 27
In 1992 Michael Ondaatje did a Fiennes job with this novel about a burned, unnamed man being cared for at WWII's end
    $800 22
The traditional Snellen eye chart has this big letter at the top
    $800 7
Feliz cumpleaƱos to this Colombian music superstar on her 40th
    $800 13
A female practitioner of shiatsu
    DD: $2,000 18
This area in the title of perhaps the most famous WWI novel saw the war's first major gas attack on April 22, 1915
    $1200 3
"If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face-- forever" is from this 1949 novel
    $1200 26
In 1993 it was a laughing matter when Roddy Doyle got Booker-ed for "Paddy Clarke" these 3 words
    $1200 23
February is awareness month for this condition affecting the macula; it's a leading cause of vision loss for individuals 50 & over
    $1200 8
No word yet if this actor, nominated for an Oscar for playing Dorothy Michaels in 1982, will dress up as her for his 80th
    $1200 14
To dwell on something to the degree that it dominates your thoughts
    $1600 19
The complete "Ring" cycle was first performed in 1876 at Wagner's own theater in this city
    $1600 4
The infamous buried here in Tombstone, Arizona include Billy Clanton & Frank McLaury
    $1600 24
A new type of plastic called hema allowed Bausch + Lomb to introduce these in 1971
    $1600 9
Maisie Williams, known for playing this feisty "Game of Thrones" character, turns 20 in 2017
    $1600 15
A car's frame
    $2000 20
This small Asian nation's independence day on May 20, 2002 made it the first new country of the 21st century
    $2000 5
This 1992 Brooks & Dunn No. 1 country hit launched a line dance craze
    $2000 25
Near- or farsightedness is measured using this, the unit of lens power
    $2000 10
We hope this Ferris Bueller love interest gets the day off on June 19th for her 50th birthday
    $2000 16
A condition of balance leading to motionlessness

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jill Jody Lauren
$12,400 $13,600 $9,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Sawyers are an important part of the work force of this agency founded in 1905

Final scores:

Jill Jody Lauren
$6,399 $25,600 $2,400
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $25,600 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jill Jody Lauren
$11,400 $12,800 $9,200
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
15 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $33,400

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Game tape date: 2016-11-09
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