Show #7495 - Friday, March 24, 2017

Contestants

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Robert Weibezahl, a writer from Westlake Village, California

Jon Beebe, a software developer from New York, New York

Stephanie Garrone-Shufran, a teacher educator from Woburn, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $17,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

ART & THE BIBLE
STATE
OH, THE HORROR!
THE "LONG" & THE "SHORT" OF IT
GREETINGS
WHAT'S IN YOUR POCKET?
    $200 13
Here, Fra Angelico depicts this happening to Adam & Eve, like students who've misbehaved at school
    $200 20
Wisconsin named this type of cow such as Holstein its state domestic animal & milks it for all it's worth
    $200 24
In the original film it's the night in 1963 when 6-year-old Michael Myers stabbed his sister to death
    $200 1
Thermal underwear
    $200 14
Bear is an enthusiastic type of this greeting
    $200 9
One of these 5-letter drives so when we get to your house, I can show you thousands of photos of my cats
    $400 16
2 ancient sculptures at the Cleveland Museum of Art show him being "swallowed" & "cast up"
    $400 19
The back of Virginia's state quarter shows 3 ships landing at this spot in 1607
    $400 26
"Roanoke", about a haunted farm house in North Carolina, is the sixth season of this FX anthology
    $400 2
When it's Girl Scout cookie time, stock up on Trefoils, this type of cookie
    $400 15
In 2014 Maori leaders in this nation greeted the Duchess of Cambridge with the traditional hongi, touching noses
    $400 10
This 6-letter synonym for a talisman that I carry for good luck & to ward off evil
    $600 17
"The Penitent" this woman is the subject of a painting by van Dyck
    $600 4
Though today we think of it as Midwestern, Ohio was the first state carved out of this territory
    $600 27
Both a 1999 film & its 2016 sequel feature found footage exploring this title figure in the Maryland woods
    $600 3
MLB's Carlos Correa & Corey Sager
    $600 21
If you're eager to receive a guest you proverbially "put out" this item with a 7-letter word on it
    $600 11
I carry a flask full of this cinnamon whisky that "tastes like heaven" & "burns like hell"
    $800 18
At the Hermitage in Russia is Rembrandt's painting of David saying goodbye to this friend & son of Saul
    $800 5
Bradford, Brevard & Broward are all counties in this state
    $800 29
"What's Wrong With Norman" was an episode of this drama on A&E
    $800 7
Stephen King's "The Glass Floor" or "Graveyard Shift"
    DD: $1,200 22
British restraint doesn't get much more restrained than this 4-word greeting used in Africa in 1871
    $800 12
Glad you asked; it's a fountain pen from this "Alpine" company with an 18K gold nib & a diamond cap-top
    $1000 25
The painting seen here depicts this event found in Matthew
    $1000 6
New York's 445-mile border with Canada includes all 36 miles of this river
    $1000 30
Ghostface, the white-masked killer in this 1996 film, asks, "What's your favorite scary movie?
    $1000 8
This phrase meaning "old" alludes to a horse's gums receding as it ages
    $1000 23
Spoken greetings in more than 50 languages were sent along on this craft & its twin launched in 1977
    $1000 28
The keys to my 911 Turbo one of these

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

Stephanie Jon Robert
$600 $5,400 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Stephanie Jon Robert
$1,000 $8,400 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

LITERARY EDINBURGH
"BETA" TEST
BLUESY MUSIC
OIL!
FAMOUS AMERICAN WOMEN
DIFFERING BY A VOWEL
    $400 6
She finished writing the first "Harry Potter" book while living in Edinburgh
    $400 7
AKA Provitamin A, it gives a bright orange color to vegetables
    $400 19
The standard blues musical form is one of this many bars
    $400 29
With over 250 billion barrels of crude reserves, this Mideast nation is the world's No. 1 oil exporter
    $400 1
In 2016, 40 years after she became a "Today" show regular, she became the new host of CBS' "Sunday Morning"
    $400 20
A prophetic sign & a prayer ending
    $800 11
It's elementary! Here's this author who was born in Edinburgh
    $800 8
These drugs that suppress reactions in heart cells are prescribed to treat anxiety & angina
    $800 25
Legend has it, having forgotten about a 1924 deadline, George Gershwin wrote this piece in 3 weeks
    $800 17
In oil exploration geologists look for these compounds that consist only of the 2 elements symbolized by H & C
    $800 2
In 1889 journalist Nellie Bly tried to beat the record of Phileas Fogg in this novel & did, by more than a week
    $800 14
Large & heavy & a written message or letter
    $1200 22
In this time-traveling series, Jamie & Claire Fraser visit Bonnie Prince Charlie at Edinburgh's palace of Holyroodhouse
    $1200 9
It's the second-brightest star in a constellation named for a man-horse hybrid
    $1200 26
Before going solo, Teddy Pendergrass was the lead singer of Harold Melvin & this group
    $1200 13
The jackknife type of this tower over an oil well comes in 2 sections that are assembled on site
    $1200 3
This historian wrote the memoir "Wait Till Next Year" about her childhood as Brooklyn Dodgers fan Doris Kearns
    $1200 15
The two Greek letters seen here
    $1600 23
This Irvine Welsh novel about heroin addicts in Edinburgh became a film starring Ewan McGregor
    $1600 10
It was founded at the College of William & Mary in 1776; are you a member?
    $1600 27
He retitled his 1909 song "Mr. Crump" "Memphis Blues" & the rest is history
    $1600 18
The site of a major oil leak in 1979, the Bay of Campeche is the southernmost part of this body of water
    DD: $2,000 4
After the Battle of Cedar Mountain in 1862, a surgeon wrote, "If heaven ever sent out a(n)...angel," she "must be one"
    DD: $2,000 16
To give an order & to give praise
    $2000 24
Muriel Spark wrote about "The Prime of" this title miss, "An Edinburgh Spinster"
    $2000 12
Electron emission & positron emission are types of this radioactive disintegration
    $2000 28
The 1970 hit song "Roadhouse Blues" by this band warns "Keep your eyes on the road, your hands upon the wheel"
    $2000 30
Last name of Erle, who started an oil well services firm in 1919 that spread worldwide, including Iraq
    $2000 5
This New York-born Supreme Court justice was the first female U.S. Solicitor General
    $2000 21
A vow to do something & the basis of a theory or plot

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Stephanie Jon Robert
$1,800 $12,400 $9,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NATIVE AMERICAN PLACE NAMES
You have to go through military security to reach this town with a Marine base on 3 sides & the Potomac on the other

Final scores:

Stephanie Jon Robert
$0 $6,799 $11,000
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $11,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Stephanie Jon Robert
$3,000 $12,000 $8,600
11 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $23,600

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