Show #8193 - Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Contestants

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Kami Narayan, an educational advocate from St. Louis, Missouri

Hemant Mehta, a blogger from Naperville, Illinois

Leanne Gonzalez-Singer, a legal secretary from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $22,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

FBI QUANTICO
GOING PRONOUN
NATIONS IN THE NATIVE TONGUE
(Alex: You name the country for us.)
POTENT POTABLE ANALOGIES
DREAM BOATS
(Alex: We'll give you the ship; you give us the literary work it appears in.)
HUGH JACKMAN
    $200 15
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the FBI Training Academy in Quantico, Virginia.) At the FBI's Tactical Emergency Vehicle Operations Center, agents are taught driving skills like precision high-speed backups, invasive lane changes, and how to navigate this type of zigzag course, also used in ski racing
    $200 18
In a classic comedy routine, this interrogative pronoun "is on First"
    $200 5
Éire
    $200 6
Guinness draught is to stout as Guinness blonde is to this 5-letter beer type
    $200 9
The Orca, from this 1974 book
    $200 10
In "Les Miserables" Hugh hit the high notes as on-the-run prisoner 24601, better known as this character
    $400 23
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the FBI Laboratory in Quantico, Virginia.) The FBI lab finds hard-to-detect fingerprints with a fuming chamber that turns a strong adhesive into vapor, allowing it to adhere to latent moisture. The adhesive--cyanoacrylate, better known as this powerful, quick bonding stuff
    $400 19
The objective case of we is this other 2-letter word
    $400 1
Zhongguo
    $400 7
Damassine is to plums as kirschwasser is to this fruit
    $400 24
The Revenge, captained by the Dread Pirate Roberts
    $400 11
Hugh helped drive 2,000 head of cattle across the Outback in this 2008 epic as wide as the Down Under sky
    $600 27
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from the FBI Laboratory in Quantico, Virginia.) It looks like a Hollywood prop, but among the items in the FBI's reference firearms collection is a guitar case, modified to hold one of these fearsome weapons, popular with Prohibition-era gangsters
    $600 20
Examples of this kind of pronoun are his & hers, as well as mine & yours
    $600 2
Magyarország
    $600 8
Olive is to martini as this vegetable is to Gibson
    $600 25
The Hispaniola, searching for booty
    $600 12
Spectacular circus performances provide much of the action in "The Greatest Showman" with Hugh as this master impresario
    $800 28
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the FBI Laboratory in Quantico, Virginia.) The liquid-handling robot in the FBI crime lab can process 96 DNA samples at a time and has been used to investigate such cases as that of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, nicknamed this, for the article of clothing in which he hid explosives on a 2009 U.S.-bound flight
    $800 21
This pronoun meaning a small number of things is a homophone of an exclamation of relief
    $800 3
Österreich
    $800 17
Burgundy is to Pommard as this other "B" wine region is to Saint-Émilion
    DD: $1,500 26
The Astraea, a Roman slave galley from an 1880 novel
    $800 13
In 2004 Hugh battled vampires, werewolves & other creatures as this title monster-hunting doctor created by Bram Stoker
    $1000 29
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from the FBI Training Academy in Quantico, Virginia.) New agents train at a mock town called Hogan's Alley, where the movie theater is actually an FBI office, and the marquee always reads "Manhattan Melodrama", just like it did on the 1934 night when agents gunned down this notorious bank robber outside the real Biograph Theater in Chicago
    $1000 22
Biblically speaking, it's the nominative pronoun of the 2nd-person singular
    $1000 4
Eesti Vabariik
    $1000 16
Vodka is to Russia as soju is to this country
    $1000 30
The Nellie, a ship on the Thames upon which Marlow tells a tale featuring another ship
    $1000 14
In "Pan", Hugh played not Hook but this historical pirate out to abduct Peter & his mates to make them mine for fairy dust

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

Leanne Hemant Kami
$3,600 $800 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Leanne Hemant Kami
$3,100 $2,200 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

PLANETARY SCIENCE
WE'RE ON A CRUSADE
GIFTS FOR ANIMAL LOVERS
RECENT PLAYS FROM REAL LIFE
AMERICAN WOMEN
CROSSWORD CLUES "J"
    $400 19
On Venus one of these lasts 243 Earth ones & the Sun rises in the west & sets in the east
    $400 22
In 1204 the fourth crusaders, angered by the Byzantines, sacked this city, their capital, & were later chastised by Innocent III
    $400 15
Similar to 23andMe, Embark for dogs is one of these that provides owners with breed I.D., health reports & relatives
    $400 7
In "Pressure", a Scottish meteorologist makes the most important forecast of his life for this June 1944 event
    $400 1
Mary Outerbridge brought this game to the U.S. in the 1870s, but Customs gave her trouble over her net, which was not for fishing
    $400 3
Childish or immature (8)
    $800 16
You'll need some Kleenex when you read Garth Stein's touching bestseller narrated by Enzo the dog & called "The Art of" this
    $800 12
Christine Lahti played this feminist icon in "Gloria: a Life"
    $800 2
Frances Perkins, the first female cabinet secretary, was on the committee that designed this "security" blanket made law in 1935
    $800 4
Medea's man (5)
    $1200 24
In a nod to its composition, Uranus, like Jupiter, is known as this type of "giant"
    $1200 14
You'll find animal-themed slippers at this retailer founded in Maine in 1912
    DD: $2,500 13
The Public Theater's "Mother of the Maid" is about Isabelle, the mom of this martyr
    $1200 9
In Oct. 2019 I.S.S. astronauts Christina Koch & Jessica Meir made the 1st all-female this venture; on Jan. 15, 2020 they did it again
    $1200 5
Panthera onca (6)
    $1600 23
14-letter term for any orbit by a satellite that takes as long as it takes Earth to rotate once; geostationary is one type
    $1600 26
Heading a large army of crusaders, this "Red Beard" German king drowned en route to the third crusade
    $1600 17
For grieving pet owners, there are plaques with poems about this place "just this side of heaven" where our beloved pets go
    $1600 20
In "The True", Edie Falco played Polly Noonan, grandmother to this current junior New York senator
    $1600 11
In 1904 Ida Tarbell set a "standard" for muckraking by helping to expose corruption in this industry
    $1600 6
A real vein in the neck (7)
    $2000 25
This order of knights began when travelers from Lübeck & Bremen, German cities, helped out at the Siege of Acre
    $2000 18
A majestic stag is a recent offering from this crystal company's Collector's Society
    $2000 21
A recent play about a young Vladimir Putin has this word for "rule by thieves" as its title
    $2000 10
Martha Washington often joined George at his wartime quarters & like the soldiers, was inoculated against this
    $2000 8
Supporter of James II or his Stuart descendants (8)

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Leanne Hemant Kami
$14,400 $14,200 $1,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

CANADIAN GEOGRAPHY
Canada's Four Corners monument marks the junction of the Northwest Territories, Nunavut & these 2 Prairie provinces

Final scores:

Leanne Hemant Kami
$100 $13,999 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $13,999 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Leanne Hemant Kami
$14,600 $14,200 $1,000
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
0 W
9 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $29,800

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