DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND CATEGORIES
THAT OLD-TIME RELIGION (4/4, including 1 correct Daily Double)
NO STAN LEE CAMEO (4/4, including 1 correct Daily Double)
BOOKS OF THE 1930s (2/4)
THE MILITARY AT HOME (0/3)
LESSER-KNOWN HISTORIC NAMES (2/5)
TO THE END"THE" DEGREE (5/5)THE RIGHTS & THE WRONGS
Cindy: 8 R (including 2 rebounds and 1 DD), 0 W
Tim: 4 R, 0 W
Garrett: 5 R (including 1 DD), 5 W
Clues revealed: 25Triple Stumpers
Double Jeopardy! Round Potential Lach Trash
: $12,400FIRST DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
Cindy snagged the next Daily Double on the 10th clue. Tim had $9,800, Garrett had $800, and Cindy was at $5,000. Cindy wagered $4,000.
NO STAN LEE CAMEO $1200: The Russkies invaded the U.S. in this Swayze flick, & despite the cries for "Wolverines", neither Logan nor Stan showedSECOND DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
It was Garrett who snatched up the last Daily Double of the game on the 13th clue. Tim had $11,400, Garrett had $1,600, and Cindy was at $9,000. Garrett wagered $2,000.
THAT OLD-TIME RELIGION $1600: The 1947 discovery of these gave scholars glimpses into early JudaismTRIPLE STUMPERS IN THE DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND
LESSER-KNOWN HISTORIC NAMES $800: Though Fritz Todt built this Nazi line
, also known as the West Wall, it wasn't the Todt Line, but was named for this Wagnerian hero
(Garrett: What is the Maginot?)
(Alex: Maginot was the French line. [*] was the German line.)
LESSER-KNOWN HISTORIC NAMES $1600: Stenka Razin, who led an uprising of these horsemen of the steppes, was the subject of the 1st Russian feature film, from 1908
LESSER-KNOWN HISTORIC NAMES $2000: Jesuit missionary & explorer Isaac Jogues gave the falls that empty into Lake Huron this French name
BOOKS OF THE 1930s $1200: The title of this book that spawned several movies didn't refer to its detective hero but to lanky Clyde Wynant
THE MILITARY AT HOME $1600: (Hi. I'm Jill Biden.
) As a military mom, I was proud to launch an initiative with First Lady Michelle Obama to help service members, veterans & their families that is fittingly called "Joining" these
(Garrett: What are the Ranks?)
(Alex: We have less than a minute to go now, Garrett.)
THE MILITARY AT HOME $2000: The uses of the military inside the U.S. are limited by the act called this "comitatus"
THE MILITARY AT HOME $1200: Pairing veterans with the community at large via physical & social activity, team RWB is short for this, natch
BOOKS OF THE 1930s $2000: Ding! Ding! This hard-boiled 1934 novel was James M. Cain's first
(Garrett: What is the The Iceman Cometh
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]SCORES ENTERING FINAL JEOPARDY!
Garrett: $2,800FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY
CITY NAMESVENUSIAN MONOLOGUES/MARTIAN CHRONICLESFour-fifths for first place. Shore's Conjecture.
Cindy: Wager $10,601 to cover Tim. If you feel like using Shoretegy
, try wagering $5,001.
Tim: Your score is within 4/5ths of Cindy's, so wager between $1,601 (venusian
) and $5,799 (martian
), beating Cindy's maximum safe bet of the difference between your scores while still covering against a doubled score on Garrett's part.
Garrett: There's no way you can cover a rational wager by Tim, but if Tim decides for some reason to wager everything, you can eke out a win on a Triple Stumper
if you wager no more than $1,200.FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE
Cuba's second-most populous city & a South American capital share this name that refers to St. JamesFINAL SCORES
Garrett: $2,800 - $1,000 = $1,800 (What is Asuncion) (3rd place)
Tim: $11,400 - $3,600 = $7,800 (What is Asuncion?) (2nd place)
Cindy: $12,200 + $10,601 = $22,801 (What is Santiago?) (New champion: $22,801)
Total Potential Lach Trash
: $18,400GAME DYNAMICSCORYAT SCORES
Tim: $11,400, 14 R, 0 W
Cindy: $9,400, 15 R (including 1 DD), 1 W
Garrett: $2,200, 11 R (including 2 DDs), 8 WCombined Coryat
: $23,000BATTING AVERAGES
Cindy: 16/59 = .271
Tim: 14/58 = .241
Garrett: 11/60 = .183
Team: 41/63 = .651MISCELLANEOUS INTERESTING CLUES
HOLIDAY DUETS $400: Darius Rucker & Sheryl Crow are among the pairs who have recorded this chilly duet that begins, "I really can't stay"
(Garrett: What is "It's Cold Outside"?)
(Alex: Give me a little more.)
ALL ABOUT ANIMALS $200: (Kelly of the crew clue reports from the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C.
) In China, giant pandas, with their black-and-white fur, were thought to be a physical manifestation of these two principles that come together to create peace & harmony
ALL ABOUT ANIMALS $600: A cackle is a group of these African mammals, one of which is heard here
ALL ABOUT ANIMALS $1000: (Sarah of the crew clue reports from the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C.
) Extinct in the wild until recently, Przewalski's horse, the only truly wild horse, has been reintroduced back into China & this landlocked neighbor to the north, where it is a symbol of national heritage
ALLITERATION $400: In 1991 a group of artists came up with this as a symbol of support for those living with AIDS & HIV
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)
ALLITERATION $600: It's what the guy seen here
TO THE END"THE" DEGREE $800: To put your sword away
(Garrett: What is scathe?)
LESSER-KNOWN HISTORIC NAMES $1200: Button Gwinnett died in 1777, less than a year after doing this; that combination makes his signature worth $1/2 mil.
(Garrett: What is signing the Constitution)CORRECT RESPONSES
Juliette Gordon Low
epsilon and upsilon
"The Little Drummer Boy"
"Christmas Time Is Here"
the Blue Ridge MountainsRed Dawn
the Dead Sea Scrolls
Sault Ste. MarieThe Thin Man
Red, White and BlueThe Postman Always Rings Twice
"Baby, It's Cold Outside"
yin and yang
a red ribbon
a ticker tape
signing the Declaration of Independence