Show #8255 - Friday, October 9, 2020

Kevin Walsh game 2.

Contestants

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Sabreena Merchant, a sports writer from Los Angeles, California

Brian Semel, an associate producer originally from Armonk, New York

Kevin Walsh, a story analyst originally from Williamstown, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $15,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

WHERE AM I?
NUMBERS OF THINGS
SNAP, CRACKLE OR POP
THE WORK'S ORIGINAL LANGUAGE
TELEVISION
"BEE" GOOD
    $200 18
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue.) I’m in America’s hometown where the Pilgrims landed in 1620 and where legend has it they stepped upon this stone as they disembarked from the Mayflower
    $200 11
Added in 1971, No. 26 of the 27 amendments to the Constitution set this at 18
    $200 29
Tony Stark did one in "Endgame" to destroy Thanos & his armies
    $200 30
"The Death of Ivan Ilyich"
    $200 4
"The Morning Show" on Apple TV+ stars her as longtime anchor Alex Levy
    $200 1
This flying disc from Wham-O got its name in part from a comic strip
    $400 19
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents the clue.) We’re at the birthplace of the first atomic weapons, this city in northern New Mexico whose name means “the cottonwood”
    $400 12
The 9 Greek goddesses known as Muses included Melpomene & Thalia, patrons of these 2 types of drama symbolized by masks
    $400 28
Mello Yello or Orangina
    $400 24
"The Count of Monte Cristo"
    $400 5
Southfork Ranch was the residence of the Ewings on this nighttime soap
    $400 2
This tree is aka F. sylvatica
    $600 20
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue.) I’m in this city, south of Los Angeles, that’s been running its prestigious Grand Prix since 1977
    $600 13
This septet includes the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus
    $600 16
In 2019 Spain's prime minister called this kind of parliamentary election
    $600 25
Ovid's "Metamorphoses"
    $600 6
Freddie Highmore has directed episodes of this medical drama on which he plays the lead
    $600 3
In "Paradise Lost", he's Satan's No. 2
    $800 21
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents the clue.) I’m at the Children’s Hospital of this state, the primary training site for pediatric students of the Baylor College of Medicine
    $800 14
It's the number of squares on a checkerboard
    $800 17
Also called craze, it's the network of fine broken lines in the glaze of ceramics
    DD: $1,800 26
Kafka's "The Metamorphosis"
    $800 7
Capeside was the setting of this series with James Van Der Beek in the title role
    $800 9
It's 3/8 bison & 5/8 cow
    $1000 22
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue.) I’m at this premier U.S. art and design college in New England, a leader in attracting extraordinary creative people since its founding in 1877
    $1000 15
Hesiod said this beast had 50 heads, not 3, & Hercules' final labor of 12 was to bring it from the underworld up to the surface
    $1000 23
Roy Lichtenstein was known as a creator of this type of art
    $1000 27
"Pippi Longstocking"
    $1000 8
On Amazon Prime's "Hunters", he plays Meyer Offerman, who leads an elite group of Nazi hunters
    $1000 10
"We build we fight", says the official website of the U.S. naval construction force nicknamed this

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

Kevin Brian Sabreena
$4,800 $1,000 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Brian Sabreena
$11,400 $2,600 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

MODERN WORLD BEFORE & AFTER
OXFORD ALUMNI
CHURCHES & CATHEDRALS
THE DOCTOR WILL "C" YOU NOW
BILLBOARD TOP 40
HITTITES
    $400 1
"Eternal" slogan for the homeland of Marvel's Black Panther & his favorite mall retail clothier
    $400 6
A Rhodes scholar, he's the only U.S. president to have attended Oxford
    $400 21
The mother church for Christian Science is located in this city next to the Mary Baker Eddy Library
    $400 15
Found in the liver, it helps make vitamin D; hope you have a lot more good than bad!
    $400 16
Madonna touched No. 1 on the Billboard Top 40 "for the very first time" with this 1984 song
    $400 24
The Hittites entered history in the 2nd millennium B.C. in Anatolia, today the Asian portion of this nation
    $800 2
Harley Quinn, Deadshot & crew & those aspirational things they want to accomplish together
    $800 7
While both were at Oxford, Benazir Bhutto introduced this recent British prime minister to her future husband Philip
    $800 22
Begun in the 12th century, Wells Cathedral has the distinction of being the first in England built entirely in this style
    $800 11
Red blood cells must take things one at a time passing through one of these tiny blood vessels, which can be .008mm
    $800 17
"Hey Ya!", by this duo, spent about 30 weeks in the Top 40 in 2003 & 2004
    $800 27
Reliefs show the Hittites with the wheels on these vehicles moved from the back to the middle, so a third warrior could ride
    $1200 3
It's the term for when Skeletor's enemy, you know, that Masters of the Universe guy, condescendingly clarifies to women
    DD: $3,000 8
We assume he was wearing a different kind of robe when he received his undergraduate degree in 1910
    $1200 23
In Italy the Cathedral of San Giovanni Battista houses this sacred burial cloth
    $1200 12
When looking at areas of thickened skin on your feet, these are larger & more shapeless than corns
    $1200 20
"Rockstar", by him featuring Roddy Ricch, topped the Billboard charts in July 2020
    $1200 28
In Hittite mythology, Ubelluri held up the Earth, just like this Titan
    $1600 4
Numerical phrase for unflinchingly honest, especially with regard to the British/French conflict that lasted from 1337 to 1453
    $1600 9
Cameron & Tyler, these twins who famously sued Mark Zuckerberg, were on the rowing teams for Harvard & Oxford
    $1600 25
If you visit this New Mexico town, stop by the San Francisco de Asis Church, a favorite subject of painters
    DD: $4,000 13
Hermes' wand, this symbol of the U.S. Army Medical Corps, is a staff with 2 serpents coiled around it
    $1600 19
ABBA had 14 songs on the Billboard chart, but only this disco-themed one made it to No. 1
    $1600 29
Written soon after a king died of this disease, a prayer named for it asks, will it "never be eliminated from the land of Hatti?"
    $2000 5
Put your hands together & make noise for this term for a shade-filled retort to Nick Carter & his '90s band
    $2000 10
Seriously, this actor who gets big laughs as "Mr. Bean" earned a master's degree in electrical engineering from Oxford
    $2000 26
The Church of All Nations stands at the foot of this mount from which Jesus made his triumphal entry into Jerusalem
    $2000 14
This rubbery tissue at the ends of long bones is also called gristle
    $2000 18
"Weird Al" Yankovic made a foray into the Top 40 with this Michael Jackson parody
    $2000 30
Most of what we know about the Hittites comes from clay tablets found at Bogazkoy bearing this wedge-shaped writing system

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Brian Sabreena
$23,800 $5,200 $6,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

BOOKS OF THE 1950s
A special edition of this 1953 novel came with an asbestos binding

Final scores:

Kevin Brian Sabreena
$27,600 $0 $5,201
2-day champion: $42,900 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kevin Brian Sabreena
$22,800 $8,200 $10,600
28 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
9 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $41,600

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