Monday, February 18, 2013

"Jeopardy!" 2/18

MON.'S RETURNEES: Dan McShane, Kristin Morgan & Keith Whitener

First Board of the Week:
NATIONALITES?

LITERARY TERMS
BING'S TOP SEARCHES: 2012
AN "IMP"ISH CATEGORY
MICRO
MANAGE

Dan steals the DD at the end of Micro, already w/ $1,200 to his credit; he's tied w/ Keith for second place & they're just $200 behind. Dan goes for the $2,400 doubler:

This field covers the control of bits of matter smaller than 1/100th the thickness of a sheet of paper.

"What is..nanotechnology?"...indeed, that's it. He dips to $2K before break; Kristin's still in third w/ $1,600 & Keith's solely in front for the moment w/ $2,800.

SOLE TS OF THE RD.: Attempted $600 Bing's Top Search

Pre-DJ! Totals:
Keith: $4,200
Kristin: $5,600
Dan: $6K

Now, to the DJ! Offerings:
NONFICTION
THE TV CHARACTER'S JOB (two actors/actresses per clue)
LET'S GO TO THE CIRCUS 
LANDMARKS
IN THE DICTIONARY
1960s BLACK AMERICA

Kristin claims a DD from the middle of '60s Black America while at $7,600; she's $1K ahead of Keith for second & $800 off the lead. She goes for $2.5K & the lead on:

In March '64, he broke w/ the nation of Islam.

"Who is Malcolm X?"...that was the person for $10,100! Keith has one of his own on the $1,600 Landmark & sits on $7,800; up to $10,900 goes Kristin & Dan's back in front of her by $1.5K. Keith makes this a $5K answer:

Architect Guarino Guarni designed the Cappella Della Sacra Sindone to house this relic.

"What is The Shroud of Turin?"...Whitener now rises to $12,800 & first!

ATTEMPTED LT: $3,600
UNATTEMPTED LT: $5,600
TOTAL DJ! LT: $9,200

Heading Into FJ!:
Keith: $16K
Kristin: $13,300
Dan: $12,400

CORYAT SCORES:
Keith: $12,600
Kristin: $12K
Dan: $12,200

FJ! SUBJECT: World Capitals.

Alphabetically, Zagreb is the last world capital; this capital of a former Soviet republic's second-to-last.

DAN: "What is Yerevan?" (in Armenia)($7,600) = $20K
KRISTIN: SAME AS HIM ($4,200) = $17.5K

KEITH: SWEEP ($10,601) = $26,601

WC LEADERBOARD:
1. Dan- $20K
2. Kristin- $17.5K
3. Jason S.- $14K
4. Stephanie- $13K

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