Show #8149 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Contestants

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David Haughney, an accounting manager from Seattle, Washington

Michelle Paul, a managing director from Newark, Delaware

Joshua Swiger, a private tour company owner from Kapolei, Hawaii (whose 1-day cash winnings total $16,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

BOOTS
THE WORLD OF THE 1800s
STOP IT!
WEBSITES
AUTHOR LAST NAME IN COMMON
BIG PLAY IN THE TEAM'S SUPER BOWL WIN
(Alex: You have to name the winning team.)
    $200 1
A verb meaning "to walk in water" is in this alternate name for a fisherman's rubber hip boots
    $200 16
Based on a comment by the czar, this declining empire begun by Turkish tribes was known as "The Sick Man of Europe"
    $200 2
You can do this to your dog or your "enthusiasm"
    $200 23
(Sarah of Clue Crew presents from the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum.) Federal funding covers only about 2/3 of the Smithsonian's expenses, so to ready Neil Armstrong's space suit for Apollo 11's 50th anniversary, the Air and Space Museum raised more than $500,000 via a "Reboot the Suit" campaign on this community funding website
    $200 25
Novelist Henry & playwright Arthur, both Brooklyn boys
    $200 27
2012: Mario Manningham makes an amazing 38-yard tiptoeing catch & beats the Pats
    DD: $2,000 11
Chukka boots are said to get their name from a period in this sport
    $400 17
She wrote a letter to Napoleon asking if she could join him at Elba but she died in 1814 before hearing that just couldn't happen
    $400 3
To fire from a job, or to attempt to kill Sarah Connor, onscreen
    $400 7
Kenneth Lerer helped found this website to provide a liberal counterpart to the Drudge Report
    $400 15
Journalist Tom & novelist Thomas, both southern boys
    $600 21
Chelsea boots are also called this music group's boots since they popularized them in the 1960s
    $600 18
Mocked by other docs, Ignaz Semmelweis used antisepsis to vastly reduce women's death rate during this event
    $600 4
To refuse to proceed, or a pitcher's faux pas
    $600 8
wordpress.com says, "Everyone has a point of view" & their site is "the world's greatest" tool to create these online journals
    $600 12
Jackie, Suzanne, Wilkie
    $600 26
1986: William "The Refrigerator" Perry ices the win with a 1-yard TD rumble
    $800 22
Familial name for the women's lace-up boots in imitation of a 19th century style
    $800 19
This translation of certain plates was published in 1830; a much, much different version came to Broadway in 2011
    $800 5
Legally, sending a this & this letter notifies someone of their misconduct & orders them to cut it out, pronto
    $800 9
To give a more personalized listening experience, this website uses its music genome project
    $800 13
E.B., T.H. & Australian Nobelist Patrick
    $1000 24
You put these spiky plates on your hiking boots if you don't want to slip in the ice or snow
    $1000 20
In 1845 this 2-word phrase describing the inevitable expansion of U.S. territory was first used regarding Texas' annexation
    $1000 6
To not say anything impulsively, or another word for a song's chorus
    $1000 10
Alexis Ohanian was still a student at UVA when he doodled what became the alien mascot for this website that he co-founded
    $1000 14
Henry & Helen, who both wrote about title characters with the last name Jones

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

Joshua Michelle David
$1,800 $3,400 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Joshua Michelle David
$4,200 $4,600 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

REBOOTS
CAPITAL ISLANDS
THAT'S POLITICS
Y IS THE ONLY VOWEL
MEDICAL PROCEDURES
WHO SPEAKETH IN THE BIBLE?
    $400 29
Melissa McCarthy & Kristen Wiig were out to stop an otherworldly invasion of NYC in this 2016 film reboot
    $400 1
Backed by the Blue Mountains, Kingston is the capital of this island country
    $400 27
In his political campaigns, Robert Francis O'Rourke has used this childhood nickname
    $400 26
It's a place to find dumbbells
    $400 30
This procedure involves the removal of a small piece of tissue for microscopic analysis
    $400 22
"I am innocent of the blood of this just person"
    $800 20
Eric Carter had Jack Bauer's very big shoes to fill on the reboot called this: "Legacy"
    $800 4
This city on Luzon became the Philippine national capital in 1946, took a break & was reinstated in 1976
    $800 25
In a 2008 presidential ad, Chuck Norris gave Huck facts & this governor gave Chuck facts
    $800 2
It replaces "your" in the Lord's Prayer
    $800 28
Aka a lumbar puncture, this procedure is used to diagnose such problems as polio & meningitis
    $800 23
"Divide the living child in two, and give half to the one, and half to the other"
    $1200 15
Jay Hernandez wears Hawaiian shirts as the title P.I. on this CBS reboot
    $1200 3
The Caribbean capital city of St. John's is not on Barbuda but on this paired island
    $1200 18
This avian term for an office holder of limited power dates back to the 18th century
    $1200 12
British clergyman Charles Wesley was a notable writer of these
    $1200 11
Body fat is vacuumed out of tissues below the epidermis in this elective cosmetic surgery
    $1200 8
"Suddenly there shone from heaven a great light round about me. And I fell unto the ground"
    $1600 16
Liam Neeson was Hannibal Smith & Quinton "Rampage" Jackson was B.A. Baracus when this TV series was rebooted as a movie
    $1600 5
The capital, Cockburn Town, is on Grand Turk in this island group
    $1600 17
Pennsylvania's 7th district, shaped like "Goofy kicking Donald Duck", got nixed by a court in 2018 for going too far in this process
    $1600 13
It's a short-tailed feline of European forests
    $1600 10
Cross hatching is shading a drawing; this is checking recipient-donor compatibility for a blood transfusion
    $1600 7
"Let me die with the Philistines"
    $2000 24
He took on the role of Spock when "Star Trek" jumped to the big screen in the 21st century
    $2000 6
This European capital is spread across the islands of Zealand & Amager
    $2000 19
The word "oppo", short for this 2-word term, really took off in the 1992 presidential campaign
    $2000 14
It's a fluid-filled sac under the skin
    DD: $5,000 21
A keratoplasty is another name for one of these eye part transplants
    DD: $3,000 9
"Fear not, Mary: for thou hast found favour with God"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Joshua Michelle David
$21,000 $13,400 $4,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

ADVERTISING & MUSIC
In 2008, 34 years after it made Billboard’s Top 10, this song title was used by a southern state in a tourism campaign

Final scores:

Joshua Michelle David
$13,500 $17,900 $7,777
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $17,900 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Joshua Michelle David
$17,000 $15,400 $4,200
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
19 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $36,600

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