DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND CATEGORIES
AFTER THE CABERNET (2/3)
ANCIENT BABYLON (3/5, including 1 missed Daily Double)
ART & ARTISTS (3/5, including 1 correct Daily Double)
ALL THE SINGLES LADIES (4/5)
16th CENTURY BOOKSHELF (3/5)
IT'S "TWIN"s! (5/5)THE RIGHTS & THE WRONGS
Amanda: 7 R (including 1 rebound and 1 DD), 1 W
: 7 R (including 1 rebound), 4 W (including 1 DD)
Gavin: 6 R, 4 W
Clues revealed: 28Triple Stumpers
Double Jeopardy! Round Potential Lach Trash
: $10,800FIRST DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
Amanda snagged the next Daily Double on the 8th clue. Gavin had $600, Rebecca
had $5,200, and Amanda was at $3,800. Amanda wagered $2,000.
ART & ARTISTS $1600: Andre Breton called the art of this fellow 20th c. artist "the most hallucinatory known until now"SECOND DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
It was Rebecca
who snatched up the last Daily Double of the game on the 18th clue. Gavin had $3,000, Rebecca
had $3,600, and Amanda was at $5,400. Rebecca
ANCIENT BABYLON $800: A trading hub and cultural center, the city of Babylon was located on the banks of this river
(Rebecca: What is the Tigris?)TRIPLE STUMPERS IN THE DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND
16th CENTURY BOOKSHELF $800: A story of revenge, Thomas Kyd's play "The Spanish Tragedy" influenced this Shakespeare play from 1600
(Rebecca: What is Macbeth
(Gavin: What is Othello
ART & ARTISTS $1200: Winslow Homer often depicted the coast of Maine in this type of painting, also the title of an Edward Albee play
ART & ARTISTS $2000: Not sure if it's ready for Playboy, but one of this painter's nudes is seen here
(Rebecca: Who is Picasso?)
ALL THE SINGLES LADIES $2000: She had 3 singles in Billboard's Top 10 during one week in 2014: "Problem", "Break Free" & "Bang Bang"
(Rebecca: Who is Jessie J?)
(Amanda: Who is Nicki Minaj?)
16th CENTURY BOOKSHELF $1600: This author became a monk but broke his vows to study medicine & pen his masterpiece "Gargantua and Pantagruel"
ANCIENT BABYLON $1600: This
overworked Babylonian goddess of war and fertility was also the goddess of rain and thunderstorms
AFTER THE CABERNET $1600: To cleanse the palate after the filet & silver oak, it's this black currant sorbet, also found after "Creme de"
(Gavin: What is menthe?)
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]SCORES ENTERING FINAL JEOPARDY!
Gavin: $4,600FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY
WORLD CITIESVENUSIAN MONOLOGUES/MARTIAN CHRONICLESCrush for first place.
Amanda: Wager $1,801 to cover Rebecca
: You have the hope of surpassing Amanda if you come up with the correct response. Bet at least $4,401 to force Amanda to wager to win while also protecting your position from being usurped by Gavin.
Gavin: Your only hope of a win is that you're the only one to give a correct response, so bet $4,598 or so, leaving a few bucks behind in case someone wagers it all.FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE
Named for a saint & built in 1348, Vaclavske Namesti is the main square & center of cultural life in this capital cityFINAL SCORES
Gavin: $4,600 - $4,598 = $2 (What is St Petersburg) (3rd place)
: $4,800 - $4,500 = $300 (What is Moscow) (2nd place)
Amanda: $7,800 - $1,801 = $5,999 (What is Budapest) (New champion: $5,999)
(Alex: [Before revealing responses] You know Vaclavske better as Wenceslas.)
Total Potential Lach Trash
: $16,600GAME DYNAMICSCORYAT SCORES
Amanda: $7,400, 15 R (including 1 DD), 2 W
: $6,800, 16 R (including 1 DD), 6 W (including 1 DD)
Gavin: $4,600, 12 R, 6 WCombined Coryat
: $18,800BATTING AVERAGES
: 16/60 = .267
Amanda: 15/59 = .254
Gavin: 12/58 = .207
Team: 43/63 = .683MISCELLANEOUS INTERESTING CLUES
MOVIE NUMBERS $400: James Franco on the cutting edge: "____ Hours"
(Rebecca: What is 172 Hours
LITERATURE IN ACTION $600: Like Michael Crichton, Arthur Conan Doyle wrote a thriller with this title about a land inhabited by dinosaurs
(Rebecca: What is Jurassic Park
$200: (Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives the clue.
) A carpenter, Ole Kirk Christiansen
, founded Lego in the 1930s to make wooden toys; he coined the company name from the words "Leg godt"
-- "play well" in this, his native languageLEGO
$400: (Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives the clue.
) Popular sets from the Building Series include such landmarks as Big Ben, the Eiffel Tower, and this World Heritage Site
and masterpiece of Indian architectureLEGO
$600: (Jimmy of the Clue Crew gives the clue.
) In 2016, NASA's Juno probe completed its 5-year voyage to Jupiter; on board is a mini-figure of this 17th-century Italian
, telescope in handLEGO
$800: (Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue.
) In 2015, Lego Group inaugurated its own off-shore wind farm, and every employee was given a model wind farm kit, symbolizing the company's stated goal of being 100% based on this type of energy by 2020LEGO
$1000: (Sarah of the Clue Crew gives the clue.
) The Mindstorms construction kit, which allows children to build and program their own robotic devices, grew out of the company's longstanding partnership with the famous Media Lab of this Cambridge, Massachusetts school
16th CENTURY BOOKSHELF $400: Look that up in your Calepino? In 1502 Ambrogio Calepino compiled "Cornucopiae", a Latin one of these
(Gavin: What is a cookbook?)
ALL THE SINGLES LADIES $1600: "Cheap Thrills" was a No. 1 hit for this woman, not seen here
ANCIENT BABYLON $1200: An Oxford researcher says this terraced marvel that helped make Babylon famous was actually in Assyria
(Gavin: What is a ziggurat?)
IT'S "TWIN"s! $1600: T Magazine said one risks looking like an elderly aunt when wearing this, a cardigan with a matching short-sleeve sweater
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)CORRECT RESPONSES
Robert Todd Lincoln
Prague127 HoursThe Lost World
the Taj Mahal
the Hanging Gardens