Show #7463 - Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Contestants

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Kirstin Cutts, a graduate student from Austin, Texas

Carl Falstrom, an immigration attorney from New Orleans, Louisiana

Jody Jabbora, a retired postal clerk from Las Vegas, Nevada (whose 1-day cash winnings total $25,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

IT'S DEBATABLE
THE BOOK OF PROVERBS
HISTORIC AUTOMOBILES
NBA GREATS
ABBREVIATED K
DROPPIN' MAD BEETS
    $200 14
(I'm Anderson Cooper.) I was a moderator of several 2016 presidential debates; one of the hot topics at the Kennedy-Nixon debates in 1960 was the global threat of this political ideology
    $200 9
Chapter 1 tells you you're reading "the proverbs of" this man, "king of Israel"
    $200 22
The 1897 Panhard Levassor was one of the first autos to put the engine in the "French style" here on the car
    $200 21
Alphabetically first on the NBA's list of its 50 greatest players is this Bucks, Lakers & Celebrity "Jeopardy!" star
    $200 1
As a unit of computer memory
    $200 4
A good source of iron, beets are said to improve this condition, a deficiency of hemoglobin
    $400 15
When asked if at the age of 73 he was too old to be pres., he quipped he wouldn't exploit Mondale's youth & inexperience
    $400 10
"Go to" this hardworking insect, "thou sluggard; consider her ways"
    $400 23
This 1960s TV superhero vehicle was a modified version of a concept car called the Lincoln Futura
    $400 24
(Dan Patrick delivers the clue.) In the 1998-99 season, this center led the Knicks as the team became the first ever to reach the finals as an 8th seed
    $400 2
In the NFL, K is a position; in MLB, it's this stat
    $400 5
Like turnips & parsnips, beets are this hearty type of vegetable named for a botanical part
    $600 16
Before he was a presence in the 2016 GOP debates, he was a star debater for Princeton in the '90s
    $600 11
Proverbs 13 warns that "He that spareth" this "hateth his son"
    $600 28
In the 1977 movie "Smokey & the Bandit", Burt Reynolds drove a classic Trans Am from this brand
    $600 25
OKC fans were thunderstruck in 2016 when this star announced he was leaving for Golden State
    $600 3
On the periodic table, it's elementary, my dear chemist
    $600 6
Because of the concentric rings of red and white, the beets seen here also have this alliterative name
    $800 19
In 1993 Al Gore & Ross Perot appeared on Larry King's show to debate this pact
    DD: $1,000 12
The house of wisdom, says the 9th chapter, hath this many pillars
    $800 26
At the Beijing Olympics, the Chinese called this Laker Xiao Fei Xia or Peter Pan, due to his "flying" ability
    $800 17
A Michigan food company on the New York Stock Exchange
    $800 7
This classic Russian beet soup can be served hot or cold; top it with a dollop of sour cream
    $1000 20
In a 1976 presidential debate, he said, "There is no Soviet domination of Eastern Europe"
    $1000 13
"The fruit of the righteous is" this, which also grows in the garden of Eden
    $1000 27
This Houston "Dream" added an "H" to his first name midway through his pro career
    $1000 18
In a catalog of Mozart's works
    $1000 8
This specific sugar is the most prevalent in sugar beets, making up about 20% of their weight

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

Jody Carl Kirstin
$1,800 $1,000 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jody Carl Kirstin
$3,000 $6,200 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

AND SO IT BEGINS...
AN "F" IN GEOGRAPHY
19th CENTURY BUSINESSMEN
TV MOVIES
WOMEN AUTHORS
FINE FEATHERED IDIOMS
    $400 20
"John, by the grace of God, king of England... to the archbishops, bishops, abbots, earls, barons..."
    $400 3
The New England Patriots are based in this Massachusetts town
    $400 12
In 1873 this Prussian-American founded a brewery on the banks of Clear Creek in Colorado
    $400 26
Lifetime's movie with the same title as this feature film had Julie Benz, not Liam Neeson, tracking down a daughter
    $400 2
Sink your teeth into this author's other novels like "The Witching Hour" & "The Vampire Armand"
    $400 11
Someone who likes to stay up late
    $800 22
"Now these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt"
    $800 4
It left the Union 16 years after joining it
    $800 13
He incorporated his San Francisco company in 1890, the same year his XX waist overalls were given the lot number 501
    $800 27
This Oscar-winning actor brought the man & the music to life as Liberace in "Behind the Candelabra"
    $800 1
In "Little Women", Louisa May Alcott portrayed herself as this second-oldest March girl, who naturally becomes a writer
    $800 17
The world of hunting gave us this term for a ridiculously easy target
    $1200 23
"An act to provide for the general welfare by establishing a system of federal old-age benefits..."
    DD: $3,000 5
Now a region in Belgium, it once referred to an area in France and the Netherlands, too
    $1200 14
This banker preferred to be called by his middle name, Pierpont, which was his mother's maiden name
    $1200 28
The 2000 presidential election was the basis for this HBO TV movie with Kevin Spacey
    $1200 8
This best-selling author's works, in part, explore mother-daughter relationships and the immigrant experience
    $1200 18
A final performance before retirement
    $1600 24
"Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed..."
    $1600 6
Take U.S. Hwy 50 to find the path to this Colorado county named for an explorer who mapped the area in 1843
    DD: $4,000 15
After selling his fur business in 1834, he devoted himself to real estate, building the world's biggest hotel in NYC
    $1600 29
This 1937 novel by Zora Neale Hurston was turned into a TV movie starring Halle Berry
    $1600 9
Much of this Maeve Binchy novel covers the teen years of Irish gal pals Benny Hogan & Eve Malone
    $1600 19
A fast, risky detox method
    $2000 25
"Homage to thee, Osiris, lord of eternity, king of the gods..."
    $2000 7
Vanua Levu is its second-largest island
    $2000 16
When cigarette makers formed the American Tobacco Company in 1890, this North Carolinian became its first president
    $2000 30
In "The Deliberate Stranger", Mark Harmon eerily played this handsome serial killer executed in 1989
    $2000 10
This 18th century feminist author of "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman" died after giving birth to Mary Shelley
    $2000 21
Dr. Dre said watching "Straight Outta Compton" gave his skin this reaction

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jody Carl Kirstin
$9,400 $12,800 $10,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NATIONAL ANTHEMS
In her memoirs Queen Liliuokalani tells us that before Hawaii had a its own national anthem, it used this one

Final scores:

Jody Carl Kirstin
$6,200 $3,999 $11,001
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $11,001

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jody Carl Kirstin
$9,400 $15,000 $10,600
15 R,
1 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $35,000

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