Show #8129 - Thursday, January 2, 2020

Karen Farrell game 6.

Contestants

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Brit Husmann, a law student from Oakland, California

Kevin Hendricks, a hospital IT analyst from Columbus, Ohio

Karen Farrell, a political consultant from Woodbridge, Virginia (whose 5-day cash winnings total $94,802)

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Jeopardy! Round

WHERE'S THE FLOWER?
TOOLS OF THE KITCHEN
WHITE HOUSE HUNTERS
CHANGE ONE LETTER
(Alex: Each response will be two words, different by one letter only.)
NEW YORK CITY MUSEUMS
ELTON JUAN?
(Alex: We want you to translate the Spanish into the Elton John title.)
    $200 28
Different types of these can remove hot stuff from the oven or catch baseballs
    $200 16
Jimmy & Rosalynn are moving to D.C.; he's putting his farm of this crop into a trust to avoid conflicts of interest
    $200 26
At the 9/11 Memorial Museum, you can see part of a retaining wall and a column now covered with mementos from this complex
    $200 19
"Roca De Cocodrilo"
    $400 13
Floating on ponds & pools, this 2-word beauty is the national flower of Bangladesh
    $400 27
Both a product such as Adolph's & a kitchen tool have this name, referring to what they do to meat
    $400 14
Abe & Mary Todd are moving back to D.C., where Abe was a congressman from 1847 to 1849 in this pre-Republican party
    $400 22
A painful, spasmodic contraction of a muscle turns into a tool to fasten objects together
    $400 18
A National Museum of Immigration at this site is housed in the original main building restored to its 1918-to-1924 appearance
    $400 6
"Adiós Camino De Ladrillos Amarillos"
    $600 8
Oklahoma's state flower, with tiny ones blooming in winter, this grows as a parasite on tree trunks--now give us a kiss!
    $600 1
The name of this perforated pasta prep bowl is from the Latin for "strain"
    $600 9
Theodore misses his old place & thinks a 3rd term is the perfect solution but this incumbent has other ideas about TR's house hunting
    $600 20
A fold in the center of your pant leg goes into the changing room & exits as an oily lubricant
    $600 17
Fun house mirrors & vintage bumper cars are part of the collection celebrating this iconic amusement area in Brooklyn
    $600 2
"Vela En El Viento"
    $800 12
With blooms lasting only about a day, hibiscus has 7 known species native to this western state
    $800 4
PTFE is an AKA of this coating for pots & pans that has made cooking & cleanup much easier since 1960
    $800 10
Pre-D.C., Nancy was an actress & Ronald was a different kind of president, leading SAG, short for this, from 1947 to 1952
    $800 21
Planet No. 2 changes one letter & becomes a place where an event is held
    $800 25
Frank Lloyd Wright was in his 90s when he supervised construction of his final masterpiece, this museum
    $800 3
"El Sábado Por La Noche Esta Bien (Para Luchar)"
    $1000 15
Here's Cuba's national flower, the mariposa, the Spanish name of this insect that the petals resemble
    $1000 7
An A to Z of kitchen tools might end with this one used to remove part of the peel of certain fruits
    $1000 11
With the White House becoming unstable & dangerous, Harry & Bess start a 4-year reno in 1948 & move to this building across the street
    DD: $2,000 23
A word meaning to try hard tries hard & changes a letter to take one long step
    $1000 24
This last name is paired with Cooper in the name of a national design museum
    $1000 5
"No Vayas Rompiendo Mi Corazón"

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

Karen Kevin Brit
$4,200 $3,000 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Kevin Brit
$8,200 $2,400 $6,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

ON THE BOOKSHELF
CREATURES OF THE DEEP?
GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS
THAT'S HERESY!
PLACES
"K"-9, -10 & -11
(Alex: Each correct response will begin with the letter "K" and will have 9, 10, or 11 letters in it.)
    $400 14
The appetite for this 2008 dystopian bestseller, the first in a series, has yet to be quenched
    $400 15
This coif never really goes out of style
    $400 19
The Golden Globes proved to be magic for Donald Glover, winning in 2017 for acting on this series, which also won for Best Comedy
    $400 17
5th century Pelagians thought man was essentially good & denied the doctrine of original this
    $400 24
& Here's the pitch! This slow... erratic... maddening... baseball pitch
    $800 13
In the title of a bestseller by Gail Honeyman, this woman "is Completely Fine"
    $800 16
This Vegas term for a really high roller is what Ichikawa is called in "Casino"
    $800 25
Rachel Brosnahan portrays a strong woman in this period comedy on Amazon & won Golden Globes for her work in 2018 & 2019
    $800 18
Theodosius I stamped out Macedonianism, which denied that this 3rd person of the Trinity was a person
    $800 22
It supports your motorcycle while you're away
    $1200 10
"Wolf Hall" is the first in a planned trilogy of books about the rise & fall of this adviser to Henry VIII
    DD: $2,400 1
This U S. Army officer with a summit named for him in the Rockies was killed in action in the War of 1812
    $1200 28
When she won in 2018, this actress gave a revised version of a quote by Margaret Atwood in her acceptance speech
    $1200 6
In the 2nd century Basilides taught that Jesus traded bodies with Simon of Cyrene before this event & watched laughing
    $1200 3
There is some debate over which Johannes this city on the Highveld is named for
    $1200 20
Proverbially, it precedes "drag-out fight"
    $1600 11
She wrote the novel "Big Little Lies", the basis for an HBO series
    $1600 2
Calling TV "a vast wasteland" in 1961 was no less an authority than Newton Minow, chairman of this commission
    $1600 27
In 2017 Billy Bob Thornton took home the gold for his role as lawyer Billy McBride taking on the big guys on this drama
    $1600 7
2nd century Montanists believed the "Heavenly" this city was soon to descend on a plain in Asia Minor
    DD: $6,000 4
Home to its 2 most sacred cities, the Hejaz is a region in this country
    $1600 21
It's the insect-eating bird with a royal-sounding name, seen here
    $2000 12
J.D. Vance analyzes the culture of poor white Americans in this 2016 memoir
    $2000 9
Born Emmanuel Radnitsky, this artist, whose work is seen here, was a contributor to the Surrealist and Dada Movement
    $2000 26
Sarah Paulson nabbed a trophy for playing this prosecutor in "American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson"
    $2000 8
Arianism, which argued that God & Jesus weren't one & the same, was condemned by the 4th c. council of this "Creed" city
    $2000 5
At the heart of a major industrial region, this 2nd-most populous U.K. city lies near the geographic center of England
    $2000 23
A nightmarish bureaucracy may be described by this adjective, from the name of a 20th century author

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Kevin Brit
$18,200 $2,000 $10,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

SCIENTISTS
About 100 years before Darwin, this naturalist put orangutans & humans in a group with the Latin name "Homo"

Final scores:

Karen Kevin Brit
$20,801 $13 $150
6-day champion: $115,603 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Karen Kevin Brit
$17,200 $6,800 $10,400
21 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $34,400

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