Show #7904 - Thursday, January 10, 2019

Contestants

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Anneke Garcia, an instructional design consultant from Salt Lake City, Utah

Dave Kaplan, a retired mixed martial artist from Westford, Massachusetts

Jessica Holloway, an art education student from The Woodlands, Texas (whose 2-day cash winnings total $54,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

10 LINES ABOUT 5 WOMEN
TECHNOLOGY
ON THE RADIO
NONFICTION
"RU" READY?
OF CORSICA
    $200 8
Clara was a caregiver, with the Red Cross she found fame / aided at the Johnstown flood, this was Clara's last name
    $200 16
This process used in energy production is short for hydraulic fracturing
    $200 1
One night in 1927, a DJ in this city said he's been playing grand opera & now was switching to the Grand Old Opry
    $200 23
Union & league are the 2 main types of this rough-&-tumble sport that began in England
    $200 6
Corsica & this island just a few miles south together formed a province of the ancient Roman Empire
    $400 9
Emily was a poet, Massachusetts born & bred / wrote "I'm Nobody! Who are you?", lived in this town 'til she was dead
    $400 15
Stephen Fry tweeted, "Books are no more threatened by " this Amazon device "than stairs by elevators"
    $400 2
In 1991 a New Mexico radio station owner boosted ratings by playing this Led Zeppelin song for 24 hours straight
    $400 29
In the title of Joseph Campbell's study of world mythology, "The Hero" has this many faces
    $400 24
It's a follow-up election to resolve an earlier one that did not produce a winner
    $400 19
Corsican mint is used to flavor this sweet green liqueur with a 3-word French name
    $600 10
Aretha was "The Queen of Soul", & as such, could do no wrong / in '67 she spelled it out, hit No. 1 with this great song
    $600 14
In 1959 the USPS tried sending mail via a cruise type of this--it never took off as a delivery method
    $600 3
SiriusXM's radio classics channel airs such favorites as "Hopalong Cassidy" & "Fibber McGee &" her
    $600 28
A bestseller long after Zora Neale Hurston's death, "Barracoon" is about the last one of these ships to reach America
    $600 27
A popular syncopated ballroom style based on an Afro-Cuban folk dance
    $600 20
"V" is for this type of traditional family revenge practiced in Corsica despite efforts to suppress it
    $800 11
Coco was a French designer, dabbled in perfume for fun / got her business set for life with this No. in '21
    $800 13
The Argand burner, which ran on oil, revolutionized the lighting of these, like the one at Cape Hatteras
    DD: $1,000 4
Radio's first quiz show is claimed by the public radio station with these call letters that contain the Big Apple's initials
    $800 18
"The Great" this 9-letter word is the story of the 1918 pandemic that killed as many as 50 million
    $800 26
This viral disease is AKA German measles
    $800 21
In 1769, a year after Genoa ceded Corsica to France, Carlo & Letizia welcomed the birth of this son
    $1000 7
Margaret this was out of Philly, she's an anthropologist / wrote of teens so far away, I chose her to end this list
    $1000 12
Berlin's Magnetbahn used this technology to move its trains
    $1000 5
If DJ & war movie subject Adrian Cronauer was late to the studio, he'd drag out "Gooood" in this phrase as he frantically set up
    $1000 17
A Hulu miniseries of the same name was based on this Lawrence Wright book subtitled "Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11"
    $1000 25
From the Latin for "chewing", it' an animal with a multi-chambered stomach
    $1000 22
Gee, Corsica has a lot of these cute little caves--19th century poet-traveler Edward Lear said, "We have seen so many"

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

Jessica Dave Anneke
$6,000 $600 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jessica Dave Anneke
$9,600 $2,400 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

PLACES OF LEGEND
THEATER
WORDS ABOUT WORDS
MENAGERIE
2018 POP CULTURE
SCHOOL WITHIN A SCHOOL
(Alex: We'll give you the name of a school. You tell us which--what university or college it's a part of.)
    $400 9
You'd have to hold your breath to visit this legendary island described by Plato
    $400 30
In London, this Agatha Christie play has been ensnaring theatergoers for 67 years
    $400 8
A paragram is another word for this 3-letter type of humorous wordplay like "poultry in motion"
    $400 24
Sternotherus odoratus, the stinkpot variety of this reptile, emits a smelly fluid from under its shell
    $400 20
You can play as Luigi, Peach or this ape in the Nintendo video game Mario Tennis Aces
    $400 25
The Sam M. Walton School of Business
    $800 14
We're not exactly sure where the lost colony of this N.C. island originally was, let alone "Croatoan" where they went
    $800 29
When it premiered in 1968, it was subtitled "The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical"
    $800 7
From the Latin for "word", it refers to a passage repeated word for word
    $800 23
Colossal & giant squids have the largest of these in the animal kingdom, with a diameter of over 10 inches each
    $800 19
Beyonce & Jay-Z released the album "Everything is Love" under this collective name
    $800 12
The Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs
    $1200 15
Google Maps doesn't have this island where King Arthur was taken to be healed
    $1200 28
A recent off-Broadway musical parodied this sitcom with everyone's favorites including Ross & Rachel
    $1200 6
We're not returning any of these words borrowed directly from another language, like tzatziki from Greek
    $1200 22
Enthusiasts of these mammals flock to Austin each year to catch them emerging from the South Congress Bridge
    $1200 18
Early in free agency, he agreed to a 4-year, $153 million contract with the Lakers
    $1200 11
The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
    $1600 16
It's the hometown of the Joseph who carried Jesus to the tomb
    $1600 27
Turning 40 in 2019, the New York Theatre Workshop has launched works like this Jonathan Larson musical, whose original production is seen here
    DD: $4,000 5
The name of a 1775 play character gave us this word for an error like "there is no anecdote for the poison"
    $1600 21
Generally graceful & long-legged, these wading birds also come in a medium-sized night type
    $1600 13
The title characters of "Ant-Man and the Wasp" were played by Paul Rudd & her
    $1600 10
The Pritzker School of Medicine
    $2000 17
Neither Pizarro nor Raleigh succeeded in their searches for this land of gold
    $2000 26
In 2018 Laurie Metcalf won a Tony for her performance in this playwright's "Three Tall Women"
    $2000 4
Put a letter before "once" to get this type of word invented on the spot
    $2000 1
A trapdoor one of these lived to be 43 years old
    $2000 3
In 2018 this couple said hello to baby No. 5 & goodbye to "Fixer Upper" after season No. 5
    DD: $4,400 2
Heinz College (a 2-name school)

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jessica Dave Anneke
$12,800 -$800 $19,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN LANDMARKS
Eyewitness Jose Marti wrote, "Luckless Irishmen, Poles, Italians... run toward the wharves" to see its dedication

Final scores:

Jessica Dave Anneke
$25,600 -$800 $25,601
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $25,601

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jessica Dave Anneke
$12,600 $3,600 $16,800
22 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
10 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $33,000

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