Show #7389 - Thursday, October 27, 2016

Contestants

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P.J. Molski, a web developer from Brooklyn, New York

Ken Hirsh, a law library director and law professor from Milford, Ohio

George Stuart, a payroll professional from Orlando, Florida (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,801)

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Jeopardy! Round

LETTER PERFECT
MARINE LIFE
TV GUIDES
WOMEN OF NOTE
PEACE
OF CAKE
    $200 5
This letter was used by the Romans to represent 1,000
    $200 7
The red algae pepper dulse & landlady's wig are types of this found in the North Atlantic
    $200 1
Giles, the librarian at Sunnydale High School, served as the watcher to this title student
    $200 13
In 2009 the Cabinet opened for ex-Kansas gov. Kathleen Sebelius, who began leading HHS, this department
    $200 20
In 1782 the seal of the U.S. was adopted with an eagle brandishing the arrows of war & this, of peace
    $200 17
It's the colorful cake seen here
    $400 9
This letter is used to define a generation & also as a label for superhero mutants
    $400 8
Some species of this echinoderm in the class Asteroidea may have as many as 50 arms rather than the usual 5
    $400 2
Patti LaBelle was a guest mentor on this singing competition, teaming up with Christina Aguilera
    $400 14
In the Bible, this woman says God "hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel"
    $400 21
To join this group founded in 1961, you must commit to work in the host country for 2 years & learn its language
    $400 22
This "stately" dessert is sponge cake topped by ice cream & meringue! That's hot! & cold!
    $600 12
This letter stands for the currency of Albania; when it comes before F, it's often silent
    $600 10
The last of many books by Jacques Cousteau was titled "The Human, the Orchid, and" this other "O" creature
    $600 3
On "Game of Thrones", a 3-eyed this that appeared in Bran's dreams was actually a seer seeking Bran as his successor
    $600 15
(I'm ABC News's senior legal correspondent Sunny Hostin.) I co-own a restaurant in New Rochelle & got a huge thrill when this Latina Supreme Court justice, one of my heroes, dropped by for a meal
    $600 24
The Global Peace Foundation sponsors synchronized meditation with the use of this sacred mantra
    $600 23
This device used to decorate t-shirts can also be used to spray color on cake decorations
    $800 25
It looks just like the Greek letter rho, but it's not "R"
    $800 11
In 2014 a fish with an eel-like tail & winglike fins was discovered a record 5 miles deep in this trench
    $800 4
Stick is the martial arts master who taught Elektra & the title guy all they know on this Netflix series
    $800 18
This actress invented technology that would become part of cell phone security, & it's Hedy, not Hedley
    $800 27
Long a prisoner, he said, "To make peace with an enemy one must work with that enemy", who then becomes a partner
    $800 29
The name of the French Christmas cake buche de noel means this, which it is made to resemble
    $1000 26
The NATO phonetic alphabet version of this letter is also the name of an African people
    DD: $1,500 16
Natl. Geographic says without this small shrimplike crustacean, most "life forms in the Antarctic would disappear"
    $1000 6
In the '70s Keye Luke as Master Po was a teacher on this show
    $1000 19
In 1865 Maria Mitchell, the USA's first female professional astronomer, was made a professor at this N.Y. college
    $1000 28
1648's peace of Westphalia ended this long conflict
    $1000 30
The Linzer type of this small, rich cake is filled with jam

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

George Ken P.J.
$1,200 $2,800 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

George Ken P.J.
$3,800 $4,500 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

1866
RENEWABLE ENERGY
THE PLAYWRIGHT WRITES
FRENCH CONNECTIONS
THE "BLIND" SPOT
APOCALYPSE NOW
    $400 10
To replace the silver half-dime, Congress authorized this U.S. coin for the first time
    $400 1
The Department of Energy says homes employing this water heating method can save 50% on their bills
    $400 8
"I'm gonna show you and everybody else that Willy Loman did not die in vain"
    $400 16
Opened in 1932, Orly is this type of place where one might make a connection
    $400 20
Sandra Bullock won an Oscar for this movie
    $400 30
In this Douglas Adams novel, the Earth is demolished in favor of a new hyperspatial express route
    $800 11
Putting him at odds with Congress, this U.S. president vetoed the Civil Rights Act of 1866
    $800 2
100-foot-tall towers grouped in "farms" are used to create this type of power
    $800 9
"If there is one thing interesting--remarkable indeed--in the whole province, it's just our cherry orchard"
    $800 17
Aneto Peak is the highest point in these mountains that connect (or separate) France & Spain
    $800 24
Traditional offering to someone facing a firing squad
    $800 29
A virus could kill half of humanity if Robert Langdon can't remember his Dante in this 2016 film based on Dan Brown's novel
    DD: $800 5
Garnier & Doudart de Lagree, sort of the French Lewis & Clark of Asia, left Saigon in 1866 & journeyed up this river
    $1200 3
Fuel cells made of this most abundant element in the galaxy powered the Space Shuttles
    DD: $1,000 6
"Time just outran me, Big Daddy--got there first"
    $1200 18
The Frejus Tunnel carries car traffic from Mondane, France to the Piedmont region of this country
    $1200 23
With your eyes covered, try to catch & identify other players in this game
    $1200 28
Galactic apocalypse? No problem for Cortana & Master Chief in this video game series
    $1600 12
This novel about a murder & its aftermath was first published in installments in the Russian Messenger
    $1600 4
Hydroelectric power employs rushing water passing through these rotored machines that turn generators
    $1600 7
"I sold flowers. I didn't sell myself. Now you've made a lady of me I'm not fit to sell anything else"
    $1600 19
This lake lies between southwestern Switzerland & the Haute-Savoie Department of France
    $1600 22
Said to be without racial prejudice
    $1600 26
This Max Brooks novel begins, "It goes by many names: 'The Crisis,' 'The Dark Years,' 'The Walking Plague'"
    $2000 13
2016 is the 150th birthday of Fisk University in this city, home of the Jubilee Singers & alma mater of W.E.B. Du Bois
    $2000 15
This 7-letter word can refer to the total weight of one plant species or to plant material used as fuel
    $2000 14
"A big nose is indicative of a soul affable, and kind"
    $2000 27
Baptiste du Cerceau & Pierre des Illes designed this, the oldest existing bridge across the Seine
    $2000 21
Photokeratitis, basically a sunburned eye, includes this condition that's especially common on high mountains
    $2000 25
Will Smith is the last man on Earth you'd expect to star in this 2007 film dealing with a vampiric plague

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

George Ken P.J.
$10,400 $8,500 $8,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

BRITISH POP MUSIC
This song released on July 11, 1969 to coincide with the Apollo 11 mission was used in the BBC's coverage of the Moon landing

Final scores:

George Ken P.J.
$3,799 $16,001 $16,000
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $16,001 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

George Ken P.J.
$11,000 $8,000 $8,000
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
17 R,
6 W

Combined Coryat: $27,000

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