Show #8058 - Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Jason Zuffranieri game 19.


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Gairen Wallace, a technology consultant from Goffstown, New Hampshire

Ted Berg, a sportswriter from New York, New York

Jason Zuffranieri, a math teacher from Albuquerque, New Mexico (whose 18-day cash winnings total $502,096)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: "M-A-N" coming up in each correct response.)
    $200 18
Gimme a meatball "u-boat", extra provolone
    $200 28
Green Ride Boulder will shuttle you to this international airport
    $200 26
(Sarah of the Clue Crew stands outside the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA.) For the 1932 Olympics, the Rose Bowl hosted the cycling events; it's expected to be a soccer venue at the Los Angeles games in this year
    $200 29
The 1754-63 French & Indian War was the North American phase of this global conflict that was 2 years shorter
    $200 30
In 2010 she launched Let's Move!, a campaign to fight childhood obesity
    $200 27
This gentle giant is Florida's state marine mammal
    $400 17
Table 5 wants a "rotary" or a "glee", hold the Bacon
    $400 23
In San Francisco's International Terminal there's a station for this train service with a male first name
    $400 15
This Windy City mainstay was named for World War I veterans
    $400 12
Fort Ligonier was built in SW Pennsylvania to enable the Brits to capture France's Fort Duquesne, now this city
    $400 24
Sergey Brin & Larry Page officially founded it on September 4, 1998; look it up!
    DD: $3,000 25
It's the last word of a historic utterance made July 20, 1969
    $600 14
A "Dumas count" & a root beer, & hurry it up
    $600 3
You can take the T to Logan from State Street Station in this city
    $600 11
Valhalla IP is a soccer stadium fit for the gods in Gothenburg in this country
    $600 20
The British deported French-speaking settlers from Acadia in Nova Scotia; many went south, where their descendants became these people
    $600 21
In 2019, in an incredible comeback, he won his fifth Masters title & his first major since 2008
    $600 22
It's the unlawful killing of another person without malice
    $800 13
"Brother of Joseph" in the Bible
    $800 10
From The Strip, take Tropicana Avenue to Paradise Road to 5757 Wayne Newton Boulevard, this facility
    $800 8
Clemson's & LSU's stadiums both use this nickname, also a very dry region in California
    $800 19
Algonquian-speaking peoples took France's side; this 6-nation confederacy was allied with the British
    $800 6
A professor & New York Times columnist, Paul Krugman won a Nobel Prize in this category in 2008
    $800 4
Almost all of the world's production of this metallic element is used in the iron & steel industry
    $1000 2
"Mayflower colonist", lean turkey, easy cranberry
    $1000 9
It's 28 miles south of London between Povey Cross & Lowfield Heath, & it's not Heathrow
    $1000 7
This stade, or stadium, hosts tennis' French Open
    $1000 16
This European power came in on the losing side late in the war & lost Florida as a result
    $1000 5
This renowned architect designed the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain & the Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles
    $1000 1
It's the style of roof on the house seen here

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

Jason Ted Gairen
$6,000 $1,400 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Ted Gairen
$7,800 $8,000 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 30
This man tells Esau that he must "swear to me this day" to sell his birthright
    $400 29
Seen here is this chess piece as represented in the Unicode system for electronic communication
    $400 28
Published soon after he came to power, Robert Payne's 1950 study of this leader is subtitled "Ruler of Red China"
    $400 23
Yoko Ono
    $400 26
The name of this pungent striped mammal comes from the Massachusett language
    $400 27
Since 1995 the Schengen Convention has allowed free movement among 26 member countries on this continent
    $800 15
In Isaiah 45:23 the Lord says, "unto me every knee shall bow, every" this body part "shall swear"
    $800 13
In the 1960s & '70s, signs with 3 triangles indicated that a building had one of these nuclear war sanctuaries
    $800 22
Not "Hidden Dragon" but this is the title of a study by Peter Navarro of China's growing militarism
    $800 4
Giada De Laurentiis
    $800 25
This word for a fierce tropical storm comes from the Taino name for a turbulent god
    $800 24
The Berne Convention protects these for the life of the author plus 50 years
    $1200 9
Denying Jesus for the third time, he "began to curse and to swear, saying, I know not this man of whom ye speak"
    $1200 7
In white, the flower known as the calla this is a symbol of purity
    $1200 21
"Empress Dowager Cixi" is a bio of a 19th c. mother of emperors who began as a low-ranking one of these mistresses
    $1200 3
Placido Domingo
    $1200 12
The high-flying condor gets its name from the word for that bird in this Inca language
    $1200 16
Banning trade in many plants & animals, CITES is the Convention on International Trade in these
    $1600 8
Hebrews 6 says that when God made a promise to this patriarch, "because he could swear by no greater, he sware by himself"
    $1600 6
A symbol of the Mormon faith is the angel Moroni with one of these in his mouth
    $1600 20
In "The Great Walk of China", Graham Earnshaw describes a journey on foot from this massive seaport to Tibet
    $1600 1
Arianna Huffington
    $1600 14
Zucchini & pumpkins are both types of this vegetable, a gourd family from a Narragansett name
    DD: $4,000 18
The 1786 Annapolis Convention on Interstate Commerce pointed up the weakness of these, leading to another convention next year
    $2000 10
The book of Jeremiah asks, "Will ye steal, murder, and commit adultery, and swear falsely, and burn incense unto" this Canaanite god?
    $2000 5
With one serpent, the rod of Asclepius can be confused with the Caduceus, a twin-serpent symbol of peace belonging to this messenger
    DD: $5,000 11
Nixon's famed trip is covered in "On China", a look at Sino-U.S. relations by this former Secretary of State
    $2000 2
Natalie Portman
    $2000 19
From Salish, it can be a type of salmon of the Pacific Northwest, or a warm, dry wind
    $2000 17
This pro-central-government party conducted the secret antiwar Hartford Convention of 1814-15

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Ted Gairen
$30,400 $13,200 $11,800
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Timely for 2018, in 1866 Mark Twain wrote of this landmark's "sputtering jets of fire" & "heat from Pele's furnaces"

Final scores:

Jason Ted Gairen
$30,400 $2,799 $1
19-day champion: $532,496 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jason Ted Gairen
$25,000 $10,600 $11,800
26 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
15 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $47,400

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Game tape date: 2019-08-06
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