Show #7735 - Friday, April 6, 2018

Contestants

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Dominck Fiorentino, a consultant from Washington, D.C.

Andrews Landsman, an actor and writer from Sherman Oaks, California

Kristin Robbins, an attorney from Red Bank, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $36,399)

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Jeopardy! Round

IT'S GOT ELECTROLYTES
ANCIENT STUFF
NEW TO THE OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY
SAN CITY, CALIFORNIA
GREED, OH!
SHOT FIRST
(Alex: You have to identify the movie that was first.)
    $200 11
Well, blow me down! Popeye would be big on New Zealand this, high in nutrients & low in calories & fat
    $200 1
In the 5th century B.C., Xerxes, the king of this empire, invaded Greece & occupied Athens
    $200 21
This 5-syllable Italian farewell wish
    $200 16
San Diego's Balboa Park has more than a dozen museums, a Friendship Garden & this attraction with 3 million-plus visitors a year
    $200 26
CNBC's David Faber wrote "And Then the Roof Caved In: How" this street's "Greed & Stupidity Brought Capitalism to Its Knees"
    $200 4
"'Red Sonja",
"White Christmas",
"Blue Jasmine"
    $400 12
Calcium is one of the many healthful things in this fish
    $400 2
Demosthenes urged the Greeks to fight, lest they be enslaved by this 359 to 336 B.C. Macedonian king & famous dad
    $400 22
This brand of sharp knife with a pseudo-Japanese name
    $400 17
This city is home to the NHL's Sharks
    $400 27
In "Treasure of the Sierra Madre", he plays gold-greedy Fed C. Dobbs, sweetheart
    $400 5
"La La Land",
"Zombieland",
"Tomorrowland"
    $600 13
OK, kids have never fallen for the "Nature's Candy" thing, but these, made from Thompson seedless grapes, are good!
    DD: $1,000 8
Epictetus was a leading thinker of this stonefaced group & his philosophic talks influenced Emperor Marcus Aurelius
    $600 23
This, Spanish for "rice with chicken"
    $600 18
In 1953 Beat poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti founded City Lights bookstore in this city
    $600 28
On a Kanye song, this type of woman "take my money when I'm in need, yea, she's a trifling friend indeed"
    $600 3
"Mrs. Brown",
"Mrs. Doubtfire",
"Mrs. Miniver"
    $800 14
Ward off high blood pressure with the magnesium in these legumes with haricot & adzuki varieties
    $800 9
Working alongside the sculptor Phidias, Ictinus was the architect of this building in Athens
    $800 24
This baseball word for a ball hit directly to the pitcher
    $800 19
This type of bird famously returns to city of San Juan Capistrano each year in March
    $800 29
The greed of this title Sinclair Lewis character spurs him into leading a burgeoning Methodist congregation
    $800 6
"Encino Man",
"Rain Man",
"Repo Man"
    $1000 15
We like this potassium-rich fruit that comes in a blue Java variety a whole bunch
    $1000 10
Subject of a lesser-known Shakespeare play, he was a 1st-century king of Britain & father of Caractacus
    $1000 25
This hyphenated term describing a political environment in which facts are less important than belief
    $1000 20
Once home to the estate of railroad magnate Henry E. Huntington, this city shares its name with a tiny European republic
    $1000 30
The greedy wolf Isengrim is the antagonist of this medieval fox
    $1000 7
"You've Got Mail",
"In the Good Old Summertime",
"The Shop Around the Corner"

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

Kristin Andrews Dominck
$2,600 $800 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kristin Andrews Dominck
$3,800 $1,800 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

VINTAGE CARS WITH PEDIGREES
(Alex: At the Nethercutt Collection, right here in Southern California.)
THEIR BIGGEST BILLBOARD HITS
WOMEN POETS
NATIONAL RHYME TIME
UNUSUAL ANIMALS
IOU "AE"
    $400 11
(Kelly of the Clue Crew presents from the Nethercutt Collection.) Just as the Great Depression hit, Cadillac unveiled its luxurious V-16; one of the first ordered was this beauty by this famed director of Biblical epics like "The Ten Commandments"
    $400 14
"Hollaback Girl"
    $400 3
She began a poem, "Because I could not stop for Death--he kindly stopped for me"
    $400 6
A passing look in Toulouse
    $400 19
As well as a duck bill, this Aussie monotreme has a cloaca, an organ common in birds
    $800 12
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from the Nethercutt Collection.) The Nethercutt's 1928 Pierce Arrow was bedecked with flowers to carry the grand marshal of the 2010 Rose Parade, this heroic airline pilot who fit the parade's theme, "A Cut Above the Rest"
    $800 15
"Best Song Ever"
    $800 1
Her 1967 New York Times obituary called her a "poet, critic, sardonic humorist and literary wit"
    $800 7
Bedroom communities just outside Belgrade
    $800 5
Naked mole rats thrive in low-oxygen areas by switching the fueling of cells from glucose to this fruit sugar
    $1200 13
(Kelly of the Clue Crew presents from the Nethercutt Collection.) A skilled mechanic who liked to work on his own cars, this silent film star of "The Sheik" was at the height of his career when he bought the 1923 Voisin, whose cobra hood ornament was a gift from Douglas Fairbanks & Mary Pickford
    $1200 16
A hit in 2003, "Don't Know Why"
    DD: $2,600 2
Often compared to another New England poet, Maxine Kumin was dubbed this, the female equivalent of his name
    $1200 8
A drum in Kinshasa
    $1200 20
The Sphynx cat was selectively bred so that it would have minimal this
    $1200 25
In astronomy they include Horsehead & Ring
    $1600 17
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from the Nethercutt Collection.) The 1930 Dupont Model G town car, personally restored by J.B. Nethercutt over 18 months, was featured in the 1982 film "Annie" as the car of this wealthy character
    $1600 4
Elizabeth Barrett Browning's "On the Death of" this poet mentions "that Harold's pilgrimage at last is o'er"
    DD: $2,000 9
A strategy in Darfur
    $1600 21
The unusual blue blood of the horseshoe type of this is used to detect bacterial toxins & test drugs for purity
    $1600 24
Used as a dietary supplement, nutrient-rich spirulina is a type of this
    $2000 18
(Kelly of the Clue Crew presents from the Nethercutt Collection.) Exhibited at the 1933 Chicago World's Fair where it was the hit of the show, the SJ, a model of this car, was nicknamed the "Twenty Grand" for its asking price, making it a real doozy
    $2000 26
Known for her confessional poetry, she won a 2013 Pulitzer Prize for "Stag's Leap", a book of poems about her divorce
    $2000 10
A task done regularly in an island city-state of Asia
    $2000 22
Although it's easy to find on Youtube, in real life, the slow type of this primate is endangered
    $2000 23
The German answer to pasta is this dish of tiny noodles or dumplings whose name means "little sparrows"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kristin Andrews Dominck
$8,600 $1,600 $3,400
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

CENTRAL AMERICAN GEOGRAPHY
One active, one dormant, Madera & Concepcion are volcanoes in this body of water that shares its name with a country

Final scores:

Kristin Andrews Dominck
$8,595 $2,468 $3,201
2-day champion: $44,994 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kristin Andrews Dominck
$9,600 $4,200 $5,400
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
9 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $19,200

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