Show #7522 - Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Alan Lin game 7.

Contestants

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Liz Fischer, an attorney from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Chris Burke, a social studies teacher from Toms River, New Jersey

Alan Lin, a software engineer from Santa Barbara, California (whose 6-day cash winnings total $123,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

U.S. GEOGRAPHY
WRITERS ON FILM
AND SO IT GOES
WHAT ARE YOU MADE OF?
SCIENCE & NATURE
PUNNY KNIGHTS
(Alex: This is a different kind of category. I'll give you an example of something. "This knight is always giving up." "Who is Sir Render?")
    $200 6
The 3-mile-long Golden Gate Strait connects this bay with the Pacific Ocean
    $200 10
In "Shakespeare in Love", she was a writer's love interest; in "Sylvia" she was the poet
    $200 21
On an international vehicle sticker, "AND" is the country code for this nation
    $200 25
It's the first ingredient on a bag of original Fritos
    $200 16
In the 19th century the plant pest Phylloxera vitifoliae nearly wiped out this industry in France, Italy & Germany
    $200 1
A type of party is named for this knight who likes to shock us & catch us unawares
    $400 7
Sometimes called the "Panhandle State", it has 2 panhandles, with Wheeling in one & Martinsburg in the other
    $400 11
In 2010's "Howl", James Franco as this poet defends his most famous work against obscenity charges
    DD: $2,000 22
Meaning "and" is this typographic symbol which when spelled out contains "and"
    $400 26
Framboise is a liqueur made from these berries
    $400 17
Peas have 14, shrimp have 254 & humans have 46 of these nucleic acid structures, arranged in 23 pairs
    $400 2
Careful--this scaly knight is mentioned in the book of Genesis
    $600 8
The Jordan River rises in Utah Lake & empties into this one
    $600 13
Louis Negin, Toby Jones & Philip Seymour Hoffman all played this writer on film
    $600 23
"And She Was", from the album "Little Creatures", is one of this band's catchiest tunes
    $600 27
Baskin-Robbins' cookies 'n cream ice cream uses this cookie brand
    $600 18
This contagious viral children's disease characterized by spots is sometimes called morbilli
    $600 3
Evidence presented by this knight points indirectly to guilt but doesn't prove it
    $800 9
Though it's the fourth-largest state in area, barely 1 million people live there
    $800 14
Kathy Bates played this expat in "Midnight in Paris"
    $800 24
To represent this chained lady, the International Astronomical Union uses "And"
    $800 28
Benne wafers & tahini both contain these seeds
    $800 19
This element's symbol W comes from wolfram, its alternate name
    $800 4
It cuts like a knife to know this knight is a choice cut of a black Angus
    $1000 12
Waterfalls on this river include Shoshone Falls & Twin Falls
    $1000 15
In "Reds" Jack Nicholson hit the boards as this American playwright
    $1000 30
"And." is the abbreviation for this musical term, slower than allegro
    $1000 29
It's the wheat in common to soba noodles & blini
    $1000 20
The fluff on this tree, a type of poplar, contains seeds that are dispersed by the wind for only two weeks a year
    $1000 5
He's insolent, he's gruff, he's just an ill-tempered knight

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

Alan Chris Liz
$2,200 $2,400 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alan Chris Liz
$4,000 $8,000 $4,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

PORTMANTEAU WORDS
PRESIDENTIAL KIDS
ART "C"
BYE LINES
GIMME SHELTER
THIS IS PBS
    $400 11
Slice into a pluot & you'll find it's made up of these 2 words
    $400 17
In 1995 he co-founded George, a political magazine; it ceased publication in 2001, after his death
    $400 10
The picture of Dorian Gray from the 1945 movie hangs at the Art Institute of this U.S. city
    $400 30
"Good night good night! Parting is such" this oxymoron
    $400 29
This farm building can precede "spider" or "raising"
    $400 13
Alabama Shakes, Merle Haggard & Iggy Pop played on this "City Limits" but not all at once
    $800 8
Like Mama June Shannon, a momager is a parent who is specifically trying to do this
    $800 1
Beverly, Harriet, Eston & Madison Hemings were but some of the kids believed to have been fathered by this president
    $800 9
This substance was used to make "The Locomotive", the Edward Hopper drawing seen here
    $800 26
This British Romantic poet & lord wrote, "Maid of Athens, ere we part, give, oh give me back my heart!"
    $800 16
Leeds is a stone one built by a Norman baron
    $800 28
PBS appraises this series as "part adventure, part history lesson, and part treasure hunt!"
    $1200 12
A chugger is this type of "mugger" found outside a grocery store with a clipboard trying to get your cash
    $1200 5
(I'm Jenna Bush Hager.) Also the child of a president, he was the chairman of the GOP in Dade County as well as Florida's Commerce Secretary & I must admit, I know him pretty well
    $1200 2
His relative by marriage James Ives served as a partner of their lithographic firm
    $1200 23
A song from this musical says, "So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodnight"
    $1200 18
The Camp Dome 4 is a model of this from REI
    $1200 21
In Russia they don' give this comic (& now a professor!) the relationship show "Happily Ever Laughter"; we do!
    $1600 14
urbandictionary.com refers to these ovine types as "those who follow trends blindly"
    DD: $3,000 6
Serving in the House in 1848, he died in the Capitol itself, 2 days after a stroke
    DD: $6,600 3
In his still life paintings, this post-Impressionist sought "to render perspective only through color"
    $1600 24
"Goodbye, Piccadilly, farewell, Leicester Square, it's a long, long way to" this Irish place
    $1600 19
A wooden building such as a Native American medicine one
    $1600 22
This host of "The Week" on PBS moonlights--or daylights, really-- weekday mornings on CBS
    $2000 15
It's a composite of 2 old, posh British universities
    $2000 7
Abram, the longest-lived child of this 19th c. president whose middle name was Abram, died in 1958 at age 85
    $2000 4
The name of this technique pioneered by Leonardo da Vinci means "light & dark"
    $2000 25
One of her poems says, "Parting is all we know of heaven, and all we need of hell"
    $2000 20
Mike Yankoski explored the lives of the homeless in the book "Under" this 8-letter structure
    $2000 27
"Billy Porter: Broadway & Soul" & "Sinatra: Voice for a Century" were "Live from" this landmark around 64th & Columbus

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alan Chris Liz
$10,200 $12,400 $13,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

MYTHOLOGY
This woman was created & given to Epimetheus as punishment for his brother's actions

Final scores:

Alan Chris Liz
$18,700 $400 $25,601
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $25,601

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Alan Chris Liz
$13,200 $10,800 $8,200
15 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $32,200

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