Show #7360 - Friday, September 16, 2016

Contestants

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Christine Schreck, a writer from Berkeley, California

Brandon Barnes, a stock analyst from Tulsa, Oklahoma

Siddharth Hariharan, a student from Herndon, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

1999
LITTLE RED CORVETTE
SIGN O' THE TIMES
BAT DANCE
"U" GOT THE LOOK
MY NAME IS PRINCE
    $200 17
It was equal to about $1.15 & wasn't circulating as cash yet when it went into effect on January 1
    $200 18
The 2004 C5 Chevy Corvette was one of the last cars released with pop-up these
    $200 8
In Catholicism it's made by touching the forehead, the chest, the left shoulder & then the right
    $200 1
A protein dubbed draculin, found in this secretion of vampire bats, acts as an anticoagulant
    $200 3
When signing in to a website, it's often paired with password
    $200 23
During a downpour in Florida in 2007, Prince closed the Super Bowl halftime show with this aptly titled tune
    $400 16
The world debated & awaited the consequences of this bug & its possible effect on computing
    $400 19
At the end of "Mr. Deeds", this actor buys a bunch of red Corvettes for his friends
    $400 9
One of these "in the cloud" was God's sign to Noah that he would never again flood the earth
    $400 2
Townsend's & Ozark are 2 types of a bat named for the large size of these organs; makes sense for echolocation
    $400 4
A fork, knife or spoon
    $400 24
Of this title object, Prince sang, "and if it was warm, she wouldn't wear much more"
    $600 13
Serbian forces drove ethnic Albanians out of this now country; after NATO bombing, welcome back, Albanians
    $600 20
Soon after he got lucky as Luke, this actor was behind the wheel of a sweet ride in "Corvette Summer"
    $600 10
If you see someone displaying the sign of distress seen here, be prepared to perform this maneuver
    $600 30
In 2014 Guinea banned the consumption of bat soup & grilled bat to combat this deadly virus disease
    $600 5
Especially at Passover, matzo is described as this type of bread
    $600 25
This Irish lass' No. 1 hit "Nothing Compares 2 U" was written by Prince
    DD: $1,800 14
Setting in motion a legal battle over digital music rights, this file-sharing service debuted
    $800 21
Myron Scott suggested the name Corvette, which in the dictionary was one of these
    $800 11
Add a vertical line to the bottom half of a Mercedes logo & you'll have this familiar symbol
    $800 29
While bats have mostly rods in their eyes for night vision, some have a few of these receptors to see in daylight
    $800 6
It's an 8-letter synonym for citify
    $800 26
It's the alliterative name of Prince's label, as well as his home & studios outside Minneapolis
    $1000 15
This 5-year-old moppet who reached Florida from Cuba made international headlines
    $1000 22
At the 2005 Indy 500, Colin Powell drove a red Corvette that served this pre-contest function
    $1000 12
Groovy, man; the pair of street signs marks an iconic intersection is this city
    $1000 28
With a wingspan of over 5 feet, one of the largest bats is the giant golden-crowned type of this alliterative bat
    $1000 7
Referring to its weight, it's the type of recreational aircraft seen here
    $1000 27
Prince converted to this religion in 2001 & went door-to-door to discuss his faith, surprising many a homeowner

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Siddharth Brandon Christine
$800 $3,600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Siddharth Brandon Christine
$2,200 $7,800 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

SOUNDS LIKE A COLOR
EXPLORERS
VEGAS-SET TV SHOWS
THEATRE TITLE DUOS
THERE IT IS
DOUBLE TALK
    $400 19
Perused the words in a periodical
    $400 26
Ludovico di Varthema learned enough Arabic to pass himself off as a Muslim & was able to enter this holy city in 1503
    $400 1
This show about a forensics team in the Las Vegas Police Dept.'s Criminalistics Bureau premiered in 2000
    $400 9
A dice game argument leaves one dead on Catfish Row & intrigue aplenty for this Gershwin pair
    $400 14
The Ubangi River:
this continent
    $400 24
In a nursery rhyme it precedes "Pumpkin Eater, had a wife and couldn't keep her"
    $800 21
On a spreadsheet columns go up & down; these run horizontally
    $800 28
In 1969 his autobiography of 57 years earlier was republished as "A Black Explorer at the North Pole"
    $800 2
"Mindfreak" episodes with this magician included "Car Wreck Vanish", "SUV Nail Bed" & "Naked Jail Escape"
    $800 10
Anna Leonowens is half of the title duo of this Rodgers & Hammerstein show
    $800 15
The Zocalo, once the center of Tenochtitlan:
this capital
    $800 25
It's the name of the darlings' nursemaid/dog in "Peter Pan", or what you might call your grandmother
    $1200 22
She was married in Berlin April 29, 1945 but never got a honeymoon
    $1200 29
In 1848 German missionary Johannes Rebmann became the first European to sight this snowclad equatorial peak
    $1200 3
On TV in "Las Vegas", he had his eyes on you in the casino as Ed Deline; on film he cashed in his chips at a tollbooth
    $1200 11
In a Sean O'Casey play, Juno is the wife of Captain Boyle, who is nicknamed this due to his gait
    $1200 16
12,000-foot Gunnbjorn Mountain:
this 840,000-square-mile island
    $1200 6
In 2015 these '80s legends released "Paper Gods", their 14th studio album
    $1600 20
A trigonometric function, for short
    DD: $2,000 27
Around 1000 A.D. he sailed west to seek North America, which Bjarni Herjolfsson had sighted
    $1600 4
Before starring in NBC's "The Player", this actor had "a word of advice" about roulette in a movie--"Always bet on black"
    DD: $4,000 12
The last line of the 1966 play about this pair is spoken by Horatio
    $1600 17
Sumter National Forest:
this state
    $1600 7
This Washington city famous for its sweet onions has been described as "the town so nice they named it twice"
    $2000 23
A couple of hours from London by car and ferry, it's the holiday isle shown here
    $2000 30
In 1697 Cossack Vladimir Atlasov claimed this peninsula for Russia
    $2000 5
The cast of "The Surreal Life: Fame Games" included Pepa (but hold the salt), brigitte Nielsen & this "Mini-Me" actor
    $2000 13
In a Peter Weiss play, the Marquis de Sade leads inmates in a re-creation of the assassination of this other title guy
    $2000 18
Nido de Condores Plateau:
this mountain
    $2000 8
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C.) Born in 2015, the newest member of the panda family at the Smithsonian's National Zoo was given this name which actually means "precious treasure", not newborn

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Siddharth Brandon Christine
$6,600 $15,400 $16,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

FILM ADAPTATIONS
In a 2011 slate.com survey of movie credits, of the top 25 most adapted writers, this novelist is the only one living

Final scores:

Siddharth Brandon Christine
$6,534 $0 $2,799
2-day champion: $28,135 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Siddharth Brandon Christine
$6,600 $14,000 $14,400
9 R,
3 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $35,000

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