DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND CATEGORIES
BUILDING BIG (4/5)
WE'VE GOT CHEMISTRY (4/4)
JOEL (3/5, including 1 missed Daily Double)
"ROCK" IT TO ME (4/5)
WAR! (3/5, including 1 correct Daily Double)
ALMOST BEFORE & AFTER (1/5)THE RIGHTS & THE WRONGS
Asim: 9 R (including 2 rebounds and 1 DD), 1 W
Justin: 9 R (including 2 rebounds), 3 W (including 1 DD)
Kylie: 1 R, 4 W
Clues revealed: 29Triple Stumpers
Double Jeopardy! Round Potential Lach Trash
: $14,400FIRST DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
Asim snagged the next Daily Double on the 3rd clue. Justin had $4,800, Kylie had $2,600, and Asim had a deficit with -$200. Asim wagered $1,000.
WAR! $1200: 1904-05:
Russia vs. this countrySECOND DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
It was Justin who snatched up the last Daily Double of the game on the 8th clue. Justin had $4,000, Kylie had $1,000, and Asim had a deficit with -$400. Justin wagered $2,000.
JOEL $1200: From 1913 until his death in 1939, Joel Elias Spingarn was a prominent administrator of this organization
(Justin: What is the Reichstag?)TRIPLE STUMPERS IN THE DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND
WAR! $1600: 1932-35:
the Chaco War, between Paraguay & this northern neighbor
(Justin: What is Peru?)
(Asim: What is Brazil?)
(Kylie: What is Uruguay?)
WAR! $2000: 1969:
the Soccer War between El Salvador & this northern neighbor
JOEL $2000: In 1794 when this man was imprisoned in Paris, his friend poet Joel Barlow helped publish his work "The Age of Reason"
"ROCK" IT TO ME $2000: The Righteous Brothers hit No. 3 in 1974 with this tune about a place with "a hell of a band" including Jimi, Janis & Otis
ALMOST BEFORE & AFTER $800: Gerry & the Pacemakers river song invoked when one team is winning by a huge margin
ALMOST BEFORE & AFTER $1200: Chicken & noodle dish from L.A.'s Chao Krung restaurant served when a tennis set goes to 6-all
ALMOST BEFORE & AFTER $1600: A Lexington college hoops squad joins Hans & Fritz in the comics; their goal-- confounding der Captain
ALMOST BEFORE & AFTER $2000: Part of NYC's Waldorf where Barack Obama stayed while singing a Guns n' Roses No. 1 ballad
BUILDING BIG $1200: Going from Virginia Beach to Wilmington, Delaware
is 95 miles shorter
17.6 mile bridge tunnel
(Alex: With less than a minute to go now.)SCORES ENTERING FINAL JEOPARDY!
Kylie: -$1,400FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY
THE DECORATIVE ARTSVENUSIAN MONOLOGUES/MARTIAN CHRONICLESCrush for first place.
Justin: Wager $801 to cover Asim.
Asim: You have the hope of surpassing Justin if you come up with the correct response. Bet all $5,200.FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE
In the early 1700s in Dresden, King Augustus locked up a chemist until he found how to make this product dubbed "white gold"FINAL SCORES
Asim: $5,200 + $5,199 = $10,399 (What is Porcelein) (New champion: $10,399)
Justin: $9,600 - $801 = $8,799 (What is gunpowder?) (2nd place)
Total Potential Lach Trash
: $19,000GAME DYNAMICSCORYAT SCORES
Justin: $11,600, 19 R, 4 W (including 1 DD)
Asim: $5,600, 14 R (including 2 DDs), 5 W
Kylie: -$1,400, 10 R, 7 WCombined Coryat
: $15,800BATTING AVERAGES
Justin: 19/59 = .322
Asim: 15/60 = .250
Kylie: 10/58 = .172
Team: 44/63 = .698MISCELLANEOUS INTERESTING CLUES
SHAKESPEAREAN SHORTIES $400: Completes Hamlet's line, "Frailty, thy name is..."
(Kylie: What is man?)
SHAKESPEAREAN SHORTIES $600: Puck makes an ass of Nick Bottom in this comedy
(Asim: What is A Midsummer's Night's Dream
THE AGE OF WHALING $200: (Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from Mystic Seaport, Connecticut.
) From the hoops high above, lookouts would keep watch, and when they spotted a whale's spout, they commonly yelled this familiar 3-word phrase
CRIMINAL CHOICES $200: In 2013 a Mass. wallet snatcher dropped this natal document at the crime scene--not from the wallet, his own
(Alex: Less than a minute to go now.)
THE AGE OF WHALING $400: (Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue from Mystic Seaport, Connecticut.
) In the seventeen and eighteen-hundreds, whale oil was in high demand for use in lamps and candles and to lubricate machinery parts; after a whale was killed, chunks of this thick layer of fat would be boiled in tri-pots like these to produce the oil
THE AGE OF WHALING $600: (Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives the clue from Mystic Seaport, Connecticut.
) After a whale was spotted, the crew pursued it in a boat like this; in 1820, sailors spent 3 harrowing months on their boats after the Essex was sunk by an 85-foot whale, inspiring this classic 1851 novel
THE AGE OF WHALING $800: (Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives the clue from Mystic Seaport, Connecticut.
) At the recreated 19th century seafaring village, see how these craftsmen made casks to store whale oil at sea
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]
"ROCK" IT TO ME $1600: "Everybody just have a good time, and we gonna make you lose your mind", says this tune by LMFAO
(Kylie: What is "Party Rock"?)
ALMOST BEFORE & AFTER $400: A bad kid's Christmas stocking will contain the object that composed "I've Got You Under My Skin"
(Kylie: What is Nat King Cole?)
WE'VE GOT CHEMISTRY $800: Pneumatic chemistry deals with elements in this state of matter
(Kylie: What's liquid?)
WE'VE GOT CHEMISTRY $1200: In 1773 Carl Scheele discovered this element first, but Joseph Priestley beat him into print & inhaled the credit
(Justin: What is helium?)
WE'VE GOT CHEMISTRY $1600: Though it's much more common in the Earth's crust than lead, say, cerium is known as this type of "earth" element
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]CORRECT RESPONSES
"Rock And Roll Heaven"
"Ferry Cross The Mersey" rule
the Wild Katzenjammer Kids
the presidential "Sweet Child Of Mine"
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge
womanA Midsummer Night's Dream
thar she blows
a birth certificate
"Party Rock Anthem"
a lump of Cole Porter