DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND CATEGORIES
LOVE (5/5, including 1 correct Daily Double)
TV NICKNAMES (3/5)
, FROM POISE TO QUELT (5/5, including 1 correct Daily Double)
MUNICIPAL LITERATURE (2/5)
ALPHANUMERICALLY YOURS (4/5)THE RIGHTS & THE WRONGS
Kirstin: 10 R (including 1 rebound and 1 DD), 0 W
Kate: 10 R (including 1 rebound and 1 DD), 2 W
Megan: 1 R, 2 W
Clues revealed: 30Triple Stumpers
Double Jeopardy! Round Potential Lach Trash
: $12,400FIRST DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
Kate snagged the next Daily Double on the 15th clue. Kirstin had $6,600, Megan was in the red with -$200, and Kate was at $9,200. Kate wagered $3,000.
LOVE $1200: From the Greek for "carry", these scents are released by some insects to attract members of the opposite sexSECOND DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND DAILY DOUBLE
It was Kirstin who snatched up the last Daily Double of the game on the 28th clue. Kirstin had $11,000, Megan was in the red with -$1,000, and Kate was at $14,600. Kirstin wagered $2,500.
, FROM POISE TO QUELT $1200: "One who practices the art of boxing"TRIPLE STUMPERS IN THE DOUBLE JEOPARDY! ROUND
TV NICKNAMES $400: On "Gilligan's Island", the skipper often called Gilligan his "little" this
TV NICKNAMES $1200: On the BBC's "Sherlock", this character is sometimes called "Mike", though he abhors it
MUNICIPAL LITERATURE $1200: Willa Cather's 1931 novel "Shadows on the Rock" details the lives of French colonists in the "rock" that is this Canadian city
-OLOGIES $800: It's the -ology associated with the symbol seen here
that was created back in the '60s
MUNICIPAL LITERATURE $1600: Herbert Asbury's "The Barbary Coast" is an informal history of the underworld of this West Coast city
MUNICIPAL LITERATURE $2000: This writer from Lowell portrayed small-town Mass. & big New York City in his first novel, 1950's "The Town and the City"
ALPHANUMERICALLY YOURS $2000: Niacin
(Kate: What is Vitamin B12?)
(Megan: What is B6?)
-OLOGIES $1200: Piscatology is the art or science of this activity
-OLOGIES $2000: It's the 11-letter name for the study of how extremely low temperatures affect living organismsSCORES ENTERING FINAL JEOPARDY!
Megan: -$1,000FINAL JEOPARDY! CATEGORY
THE OSCARSVENUSIAN MONOLOGUES/MARTIAN CHRONICLESFour-fifths for first place.
Kirstin: It's a big wager, but you might regret it if you don't cover Kate by wagering $12,101.
Kate: Risk between $5,001 (venusian
) and $9,600 (martian
).FINAL JEOPARDY! CLUE
Since "The Godfather Part II", this film has been the only sequel to win Best PictureFINAL SCORES
Kate: $14,600 - $14,600 = $0 (What is Lord of the Rings: Return) (2nd place)
Kirstin: $17,100 - $2,499 = $14,601 (What is [illegible] sorry?) (11002-day champion: $14,601)
Total Potential Lach Trash
: $17,000GAME DYNAMICSCORYAT SCORES
Kirstin: $16,800, 18 R (including 1 DD), 1 W (including 1 DD)
Kate: $12,800, 23 R (including 1 DD), 4 W
Megan: -$1,000, 4 R, 4 WCombined Coryat
: $28,600BATTING AVERAGES
Kate: 23/59 = .390
Kirstin: 18/60 = .300
Megan: 4/58 = .069
Team: 45/63 = .714MISCELLANEOUS INTERESTING CLUES
SLAMILTON $1000: This first N.Y. gov., also a VP with a presidential last name, has "narrow views, a prejudiced and contracted disposition"
[Applause for Kate's running the category]
POTENT POTABLES $200: To make a sea breeze, mix 2 parts vodka, 3 parts grapefruit juice & 1 part this juice-- for the red color
(Megan: What is grenadine?)
"V"OCABULARY $400: From the Latin for "entrance", it's a large reception area at the main door of a building
(Kate: What is a veranda?)
"V"OCABULARY $600: This jazz instrument is seen & heard here
MAN VS. BEAST $1000: New South Wales' webpage on the control of these animals includes fences, as in the title of a 2002 movie
(Megan: What are kangaroos?)
TV NICKNAMES $1600: British actress Millie Bobby brown
got this numeric nickname on "Stranger Things"
MUNICIPAL LITERATURE $800: The canals are frozen over as Det. Lotte Meerman tries to solve a really cold case in "A Cold Death in" this European city
(Kate: What is Venice?)
ALPHANUMERICALLY YOURS $400: Traditional, simple & safe harbor are 3 types of these retirement plans
(Megan: What is an IRA?)
, FROM POISE TO QUELT $2000: "To drink (liquor) copiously"
[Applause for Kirstin's running the category]CORRECT RESPONSES
cryobiologyLord of the Rings: Return of the King