Show #7679 - Thursday, January 18, 2018


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Marilyn Rose, a quilt teacher and retired legal secretary from Ridgeland, Mississippi

Ryan Graham, an account manager from Los Angeles, California

Lee Quinn, a teacher from Raleigh, North Carolina (whose 1-day cash winnings total $22,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
The modern British cabinet contains 15-25 people with this religious-sounding title
    $200 21
In this M. Night Shyamalan film, Bruce Willis' character eventually discovers that he's a ghost
    $200 8
It's the resistance that opposes the motion of one surface across another
    $200 1
Swipe from a store
    $200 24
The first novel is "Tarzan of" these creatures, like his adoptive mom Kala
    $200 6
It was the nickname of the Wild West's Martha Jane Canary
    $400 17
The modern-day idea of an advisory cabinet derived from the "council" whose name comes from "private"
    $400 22
The "bird" sought by Kasper Gutman & others in this Bogart film turns out to be a fake
    $400 9
deposit of
calcium salts
that builds up
from a cave floor
    $400 2
Beverly Sills or Maria Callas
    $400 27
Elmo Lincoln was the first actor to play Tarzan on film in this year that also saw the end of a war
    $400 7
Briefly Queen of England in 1553--9 days brief
    $600 18
The equivalent to our Treasury secretary is chancellor of this French-derived word
    $600 23
"Verbal" Kint is Keyser Soze in this Bryan Singer film
    $600 10
This adjective from the Greek for "moving" describes the mechanical energy of an object due to motion
    $600 3
Tenured teacher's paid leave
    $600 28
For $125,000, this author bought 550 acres in the San Fernando Valley; the area is now called Tarzana
    $600 13
In 2001 Jane Swift of Massachusetts became the first U.S. governor to do this while in office
    DD: $1,000 19
Most cabinet meetings take place at a residence with this address
    $800 25
This colorful food in the title of a 1973 Charlton Heston film is really people, not fish
    $800 11
(Sarah shows an insect on the monitor.) This section of an insect's body takes its name from the Latin for "breastplate"
    $800 4
    $800 29
In "Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar", Tantor, this mighty beast, goes into Musth & tries to crush Tarzan
    $800 14
In 1915, this Chicago social reformer organized the Woman's Peace Party and became president of the International Congress of Women
    $1000 20
The leader of this chamber has traditionally been a full cabinet member & there were howls in 2014 when that changed
    $1000 26
Attorney Ransom Stoddard wasn't "The Man Who Shot" this Lee Marvin villain--it was John Wayne's Tom Doniphon
    $1000 12
In an experiment, the group used for comparison is called this
    $1000 5
Buddha's personal given name
    $1000 30
Tarzan is lord of the jungle & also "Lord" this colorful noble family name
    $1000 15
Her books like "The Death and Life of Great American Cities" argued for local planning & vibrant neighborhoods

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

Lee Ryan Marilyn
$3,400 $1,200 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lee Ryan Marilyn
$5,200 $4,200 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

____ & ____
    $400 11
They're the father & son in the 1908 work seen here
    $400 6
It's the ceremonial academic attire worn to graduation
    $400 1
Gators Abby Wambach & Emmitt Smith
    $400 16
Derisive nickname for the Hoa Loa prisoner of war camp in the capital of North Vietnam where John McCain was held
    $400 21
This big marine mammal has been known to emit a plaintive cry when times are tough
    $400 26
"Mile-High Mutt" is a 2015 episode of "Dr. Jeff", about a vet working in these mountains
    $800 12
Tintoretto depicted the moment in the book of Exodus when this man struck the rock
    $800 7
In 2014 this classic role-playing game celebrated its 40th anniversary with a new logo & a new "Player's Handbook"
    $800 2
Then in the Pac-8, Steve Prefontaine
    $800 17
Capturing as many as 200,000 enemy troops, the Brits built one of the 1st P.O.W. camps in 1796 at Peterborough during these wars
    $800 22
This big ape sometimes joins the indigenous military to harass the enemy
    $800 27
"The Death Zone" is the first episode of the Discovery Channel TV series titled this mountain "Rescue"
    DD: $3,000 13
This Italian had a birth of religiosity late in life and painted works like "Mystic Nativity" in 1500
    $1200 8
"Off the Cliff" is a recent book about the making of this 1991 film
    $1200 3
Lou Gehrig, who ended up playing professionally not far away
    $1200 18
The prisoners at Japan's WWII Kanchanaburi camp in Thailand were there to build a railroad bridge over this river
    $1200 23
When this leaping insect can't pay rent, he just gets the heck out of Dodge
    $1200 28
"the Horn" follows the Air Zermatt Rescue Service as it saves lives on & around this peak
    $1600 14
Here's Lot fleeing his former home as the Lord destroys these two wicked cities
    $1600 9
If you're in L.A. & can't decide between breakfast & lunch, have both at Roscoe's famous "House of" these 2 foods
    $1600 4
In the Midwest, Drew Brees
    $1600 19
This Georgia facility was designed for 10,000 men but held as many as 32,000 by the end of the Civil War
    $1600 24
When this cool cat is out of dough, he becomes different parts of a chain
    $1600 29
A documentary on Discovery Channel focuses on this mountain-climbing people of Nepal
    $2000 15
In the lithograph seen here, the priest Eli teaches this Biblical prophet as a boy
    $2000 10
Cabbage & potatoes are part of this old-time English dish named for the sound it makes as it cooks
    $2000 5
In purple & gold, Ben Simmons & Shaquille O'Neal
    DD: $5,000 20
The only president who had been a P.O.W., he was held in Camden, S.C. by the British while just a teenager in 1781
    $2000 25
When this swinelike mammal needs extra money, he turns into a slender candle
    $2000 30
The Caucasus & this other mountain range were in titles of episodes of Animal Planet's "Wild Russia"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lee Ryan Marilyn
$18,400 $8,000 $8,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The name of this cracker that's been around since 1903 suggests that it was baked 3 times

Final scores:

Lee Ryan Marilyn
$20,400 $6,000 $15,995
2-day champion: $42,800 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Lee Ryan Marilyn
$18,400 $11,000 $12,800
23 R,
0 W
16 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $42,200

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Game tape date: 2017-10-31
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