Show #8074 - Thursday, October 17, 2019


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Daryn Firicano, a clinical representative from Las Vegas, Nevada

Laura Blazyk, a librarian from Seattle, Washington

Ed Condon, a retired business intelligence manager from Hastings-on-Hudson, New York (whose 2-day cash winnings total $73,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 14
Defamatory statement in a fixed medium like writing
    $200 10
With a rhyming title: "The True Story of the Manson Murders"
    $200 16
In a proverb they "flock together"
    $200 1
On May 29, 1953 he left a crucifix on the summit of Mount Everest; his companion left a food offering
    $200 17
If young Jacques fusses in his crib, hang a musical one of these from Moulin Roty to calm him
    $400 15
President's ex-lawyer; he lied to Congress; sentenced to 3 years in prison in 2018
    $400 26
Complete with combat boots & a dog tag, he made his debut at a 1964 toy fair
    $400 9
"A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything"
    $400 19
In 2010 Congress passed a law ending the ban on openly gay soldiers serving in the military, repealing this 4-word policy
    $400 2
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents using a map of Mexico.) On April 22, 1519, he landed in Veracruz with 500 men and would reach Tenochtitlan later that year in his conquest of Mexico
    $400 18
Noelle needs juice now--get her favorite, Blédina's pommes raisins, made from these 2 fruits
    $600 25
Exemption of ambassadors & such from local law enforcement is this 2-word term
    $600 11
It was the dawning of a New Age in theater with this "Love-Rock Musical" & its much-publicized nudity
    $600 8
About Louis Zamperini: "A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption"
    $600 20
This 4-word phrase is the ordinal equivalent of "The early bird gets the worm"
    $600 3
Given to 2 continents, the name of this explorer previously belonged to his grandfather
    $800 24
This lawyer: pro-labor, also defended Leopold & Loeb in 1924
    $800 12
In November 1967 John Lennon appeared on the cover of this music magazine's first issue
    $800 6
By Sheryl Sandberg: "Women, Work, and the Will to Lead"
    $800 21
At the end of this Shakespeare play, Orlando & Rosalind tie the knot
    $800 4
The Tribune (not a newspaper but a guy named Clodius) got this orator exiled from Rome in 58 B.C.
    $800 28
French moms use Mitosyl when cranky babies are suffering from this skin irritation named for something they wear
    $1000 23
3-word principle established in 1896; overturned in Brown V. Board of Education of Topeka
    $1000 13
At the Oscars in 1969, there was a rare tie for Best Actress between Barbra Streisand & this other legend
    DD: $1,000 7
Made into a Jennifer Aniston movie, "The No-Excuses Truth to Understanding Guys"
    $1000 22
4-word phrase that's the title of a 2002 book about Ronco & Popeil products like the Veg-O-matic
    $1000 5
The international airport serving Jackson, Mississippi is named for this civil rights leader, assassinated in 1963
    $1000 27
Little Antoine can think about his ways, during une mise à l'écart temporaire, what we in the States know as this

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

Ed Laura Daryn
$1,000 $1,000 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ed Laura Daryn
$2,400 $3,400 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: "O-B" coming up in each correct response.)
(Alex: Isolate is a language with no known relatives.)
    $400 23
Giving a lot of bang for your buck in the 1920s, he presented magic, illusions, escapes & phony mediums exposed
    $400 6
Season 3 of this streaming show about a blind superhero featured a nearly 11-minute, single-take prison riot scene
    $400 24
Dutch painter Maarten van Heemskerck, who spent several years in Rome, painted "Self-portrait with" this behind him
    $400 19
Greek for a pointed pillar gives us this word for a pointed pillar
    $400 1
You might think this tongue of the Pyrenees would be related to French or Spanish, but not really
    $800 21
On "The Big Bang Theory", this notably silent magician played Amy's dad & actually had a line--"Thank you!"
    $800 20
On TruTv he's just being truthful, but he "Ruins Everything"
    $800 12
In 1986, shortly before his death, this pop artist completed 6 "Fright Wig" self-portraits in acrylic & silkscreen ink
    $800 17
To confuse or make obscure
    DD: $2,800 2
Written in cuneiform in Ur, this oldest written language was an isolate
    $1200 8
In 1983 an onlooker said, "I have never seen a Statue of Liberty disappear the way this one did", courtesy of this performer
    $1200 13
The house that stood in for this home of the Crawleys was remodeled by Sir Charles Barry, who also built the Houses of Parliament
    DD: $2,000 11
Here's this Flemish artist with his trademark beard
    $1200 16
A sycophant is obedient as well as this servile adjective
    $1200 27
Fred Haise, James Lovell, Jack Swigert handled some problems on this mission
    $1200 3
Kutenai is an isolate spoken in the Kootenay region of this Canadian province, near its eastern border with Alberta
    $1600 7
On April 5, 1999 this magician was "Buried Alive" in a plexiglass coffin under a 3-ton water tank & stayed for 7 days
    $1600 18
In 2018 Kaycee Clark was the ultimate head of household, winning $500,000 on this reality show
    $1600 9
A grandson of Sigmund, he made a self-portrait with a black eye that sold for over $4 million in 2010
    $1600 14
French phrase for something of aesthetic value
    $1600 26
Robert Cabana & a crew of 5 made the 1998 first docking here
    $1600 4
These neighbors of the Romans spoke an isolate known largely from ancient inscriptions, like the one seen here
    $2000 22
He said throwing 2 cards so they stick in the same spot in a watermelon was a "feat so impressive, I am forced to mention it myself"
    $2000 10
Seen here in a self-portrait is this Italian painter, best known for writing about the lives of other artists
    $2000 15
The abdominal external these muscles are used in a side bend
    $2000 25
Pete Conrad, Joseph Kerwin & Paul Weitz were on the 1973 first visit to this, which burned up 6 years later
    $2000 5
Japanese has supplanted the isolate spoken by this 4-letter indigenous people of Hokkaido

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ed Laura Daryn
$8,000 $5,000 $17,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The soundtrack of this 2018 film has "Material Girl" & "Money (That's What I Want)" in Chinese & English

Final scores:

Ed Laura Daryn
$10,100 $8,001 $18,200
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $18,200

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ed Laura Daryn
$10,000 $6,000 $17,200
19 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
20 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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Game tape date: 2019-08-14
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