DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND CATEGORIES
LEANING CONSERVATIVE (4/5, including 1 missed Daily Double)
OSCAR-WINNING SHORTS (1/4)
1960s COMPUTING (5/5)
FROM "T" TO SHINING "T" (5/5, including 1 correct Daily Double)
DAM NATION (4/5)THE RIGHTS & THE WRONGS
Dan: 11 R, 3 W (including 1 DD)
Justin: 7 R (including 1 DD), 0 W
Jennifer: 4 R (including 1 rebound), 1 W
Clues revealed: 29Triple Stumpers
Double Jeopardy! Round Potential Lach Trash
: $9,200FIRST DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
Dan snagged the next Daily Double on the 4th clue. Justin had $2,000, Dan had $6,400, and Jennifer was at $2,000. Dan wagered $4,000.
LEANING CONSERVATIVE $1600: (I'm political commentator S.E. Cupp.
) Though I'm politically conservative, I support same-sex marriage as part of a group of Republicans dating from 1977 & named for this structure
(Dan: What is the Big House?)SECOND DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
It was Justin who snatched up the last Daily Double of the game on the 10th clue. Justin had $5,200, Dan had $6,000, and Jennifer was at $3,600. Justin made it a True Daily Double
, wagering $5,200.
FROM "T" TO SHINING "T" $800: This term for one who traitorously switches allegiance dates form the mid-16th centuryTRIPLE STUMPERS IN THE DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND
HELL $1200: Milton used this word for the capital of hell; now it means wild confusion
HELL $2000: In Greek mythology the gods consigned their enemies to this lowest region of Hades
DAM NATION $2000: Gatun Dam
OSCAR-WINNING SHORTS $1200: 2011 winner "Saving Face" is about women disfigured by attacks in this country & the doctor who helps them
OSCAR-WINNING SHORTS $2000: This director of "Fort Apache" was wounded while filming the 1942 Oscar-winning short "The Battle of Midway"
OSCAR-WINNING SHORTS $800: "Seal Island" & "Bear Country" were 2 Oscar winners from this studio's true-life adventure series
(Dan: What is Pixar?)
(Jennifer: What is National Geographic?)SCORES ENTERING FINAL JEOPARDY!
Jennifer: $5,600FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY
LITERATUREVENUSIAN MONOLOGUES/MARTIAN CHRONICLESCrush for first place.
Justin: Wager $4,801 to cover Dan.
Dan: You have the hope of surpassing Justin if you come up with the correct response. Bet at least $5,201 to force Justin to wager to win while also protecting your position from being usurped by Jennifer.
Jennifer: Your only hope of a win is that you're the only one to give a correct response, so bet $5,598 or so, leaving a few bucks behind in case someone wagers it all.FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE
In 2009 Amazon remotely deleted unauthorized copies of this 1949 novel from some customers' KindlesFINAL SCORES
Jennifer: $5,600 + $1,800 = $7,400 (What is 1984?) (2nd place)
Dan: $10,000 - $9,999 = $1 (What is the) (3rd place)
Justin: $15,200 + $4,801 = $20,001 (What is 1984?) (20800-day champion: $20,001)
([Before revealing responses] Alex: Boo, hiss. Shades of Big Brother here.)
Total Potential Lach Trash
: $10,200GAME DYNAMICSCORYAT SCORES
Justin: $15,200, 20 R (including 1 DD), 3 W (including 1 DD)
Dan: $14,000, 19 R, 3 W (including 1 DD)
Jennifer: $5,600, 9 R, 3 WCombined Coryat
: $34,800BATTING AVERAGES
Justin: 21/60 = .350
Dan: 19/59 = .322
Jennifer: 10/58 = .172
Team: 50/63 = .794MISCELLANEOUS INTERESTING CLUES
WINNING! $400: The 1977 World Series-- thanks, Reggie!
(Jennifer: Who is Reggie Jackson?)
KIDS' BOOKS $800: This 1982 Roald Dahl work about a large fellow became a 2016 film
(Justin: What is The Big Friendly Giant
TAKE THE "A" TRAINING $1000: Study dispute resolution to become one of these & decide if Ryan Howard gets $7 million or $10 million
(Alex: Less than a minute to go now.)
KIDS' BOOKS $200: Huckleberry Finn first shows up in this novel
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]
LEANING CONSERVATIVE $800: In 1964 he galvanized young conservatives with his convention acceptance speech
HELL $1600: You don't want to open this 4-word Rodin work seen here
HELL $800: Delacroix depicted this
Roman poet guiding Dante
across the River Styx
1960s COMPUTING $400: (Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California.
) Developed by MIT, the guidance computer for this NASA program that got the first men to the moon and back again had only 72 kilobytes of memory
1960s COMPUTING $800: E.A. Johnson came up with this tactile idea in a 1965 article subtitled "A Novel Input/Output Device"
(Dan: What is a mouse?)
OSCAR-WINNING SHORTS $1600: Actor & art collector Vincent Price narrated the 1963 Oscar-winning short about this Vitebsk-born Jewish painter
(Alex: And we have less than a minute to go now.)CORRECT RESPONSES
the Log Cabin Republicans
an arbitratorTom Sawyer
GoldwaterThe Gates of Hell
the Apollo program