Show #7768 - Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Josh Hill game 6.


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Tara Yack, a structural engineer from Denver, Colorado

Luke Devlin, a strategic communications associate from Bronxville, New York

Josh Hill, a network engineer from North Little Rock, Arkansas (whose 5-day cash winnings total $117,319)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Because each correct response as we work down the category will help you with the next clue.)
    $200 1
Found in front of "rally", this palindromic 3-letter word refers to an abundance of energy
    $200 2
Some big don'ts in Exodus 20:17--"Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's" this, "nor his manservant"
    $200 9
"Make yourself at home" sounds even more welcoming as this Spanish phrase, literally "my house is your house"
    $200 3
Guess Nike wasn't taking calls when the 413-404 B.C. Ionian War did not go the way of this city-state
    $200 5
Murder by the butler in Mary Roberts Rinehart's 1930 mystery "The Door" helped popularize this 4-word cliche
    $200 6
If Obi-Wan Kenobi tells you to "use" this, "let go" & "trust me", you use it
    $400 4
Here's an old-timey version of this kitchen implement that's sure to spice up your meal
    $400 11
In 2012, this ex-Cabinet member here was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom
    $400 10
This German exclamation to a sneezer can go on, "ist besser als Krankheit" (health is better than sickness)
    $400 12
He lost a power battle to fellow Communists & dealt with the wrong side of an ice axe in Mexico
    $400 13
Even Poole, this doctor's butler, abandons his post when his alter ego makes things unpleasant
    $400 7
You talkin' to Ben Stiller? You, being this actor who explained the circle of trust to Ben in "Meet the Parents"
    $600 15
This 3-word brand has been billed as "the Champagne of beers"
    $600 14
These 2 words, respectively, are the "M" in SMU & the "C" in TCU, Texas school that we follow religiously
    DD: $1,000 19
Virgil's "omnia vincit amor" is this saying in English about the power of the heart
    $600 16
Stephano is the drunken butler of the shipwrecked king Alonso of Naples in this Shakespeare play
    $600 8
Jimmy Chitwood is a H.S. basketball player of his word in this 1986 film after saying he'll make the title-winning shot
    $800 21
If you're the kind of person who just doesn't get it, you're this, also a geometric term for this angle
    $800 20
It sounds much fancier to use this French phrase, literally "blue ribbon"
    $800 17
Old but reliable Betteredge the butler narrates the search for a fabulous missing gem in this Wilkie Collins work
    $800 23
Michael Fassbender takes the ultimate trust fall--a leap of faith--in this "killer" 2016 film based on a video game
    $1000 22
Leased by this company, Deepwater Horizon was the rig that exploded in the Gulf of Mexico April 20, 2010
    $1000 24
Enough is enough! It's "enough" in Italian, also used to mean "stop!"
    $1000 18
This "admirable" butler of J.M. Barrie's play rises above his aristocrat employers & becomes their king
    $1000 25
As therapist Sean Maguire, he got Will Hunting to trust him & won an Oscar

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

Josh Luke Tara
$2,200 $400 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Josh Luke Tara
$2,200 $5,600 $200

Double Jeopardy! Round

MIND YOUR "P"s & "Q"s
(Alex: Each correct response will begin with a "P" or a "Q", but not necessarily in that order.)
    $400 9
Get your head out of the sand & know this largest living bird can be 8 feet tall & weigh around 350 pounds
    $400 8
In "Cloudsplitter" by Russell Banks, the son of this martyred abolitionist recalls his father
    $400 4
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents.) The arrows around 1853 on the dime on the right show it contained less of this element, which was reduced that year due to a rise in its price
    $400 2
Ali Campbell's "UB" minus Adam Clayton's "U"
    $400 14
This government facility abbreviated KSC is found on Cape Canaveral in Florida
    $400 1
A large bird feather used as a writing implement in centuries past
    $800 10
Only penguins, flamingoes & these familiar city birds produce milk chemically similar to that of mammals
    $800 17
"Battle Lines" is book one of the "Last Good War" novel series, set during this war
    $800 19
In 1838 13 of these representing the original 13 colonies were added to the face of dimes
    $800 3
Trent Reznor's "Inch Nails" plus Josh Dun's "Pilots"
    $800 15
Mexico's resort region of Cabo San Lucas is found at the southern tip of this peninsula
    $800 22
Uh oh! It's a sudden, unexpected test for students
    $1200 11
Sorry, no picture of the great or snowy this wading bird of the Everglades; they send their...
    $1200 18
Amelia Earhart flies in for a cameo in "The Aviator's Wife", about Anne Morrow & this husband
    $1200 26
Liberty on the 1796-1807 draped bust dime was based on a sketch by this George Washington portraitist
    DD: $3,000 5
Frankie Valli's "Seasons" times Linda Perry's "Non Blondes"
    $1200 16
Found near Calais, Cap Gris-Nez translates as "Cape" these 2 words, for the color of its rocks
    $1200 23
Different designs on various pieces of cloth all sewn together give this warmer its name
    $1600 12
You're out of luck if you're looking for the Bahia rufous-vented ground-this to tell you what time it is
    $1600 28
The king in "To Defy a King" is this lizard-hearted brother of King Richard the Lionheart
    DD: $4,800 27
A new design for the dime was released on January 30, 1946, which would have been this man's 64th birthday
    $1600 6
Dave Clark's boys times Ben Folds' boys
    $1600 20
The Gaelic songs & poems of Malcolm Gillis praise the landscape of Cape Breton in this Canadian province
    $1600 24
Term for the list of waiting jobs to come out of your LaserJet 600
    $2000 13
This bird name follows red-naped, red-breasted & yellow-bellied
    $2000 29
In "Sharpe's Rifles", a young British lieutenant fights Napoleon's army in the Galicia region of this country
    $2000 30
The 1916-1945 dime known as this actually showed Lady Liberty with wings, symbolizing freedom of thought
    $2000 7
Pop punk "Sum" times pop rock "Maroon"
    $2000 21
Cap-Vert, the westernmost point in mainland Africa, is the site of this Senegalese capital city
    $2000 25
You can learn about quarks & gluons in Chad Orzel's "How to Teach" this science specialty "To Your Dog"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Josh Luke Tara
$17,000 $13,400 $5,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This pair who accompanied their father into battle were called Timor & Formido, "Fear" & "Terror", by the Romans

Final scores:

Josh Luke Tara
$26,801 $100 $5,400
6-day champion: $144,120 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Josh Luke Tara
$13,800 $11,200 $5,400
20 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
8 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $30,400

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Game tape date: 2018-02-06
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