Show #8107 - Tuesday, December 3, 2019


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Theodore Conrad, an urban planner from San Francisco, California

Stephanie Sumulong, a middle school social studies teacher from Fort Collins, Colorado

Alex Damisch, a data scientist from Chicago, Illinois (whose 3-day cash winnings total $33,549)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex Trebek: You identify the state for us.)
    $200 9
A Spanish word for a little donkey gives us the name of this Mexican favorite; you can have one filled with eggs for breakfast
    $200 2
Johann Wyss wrote of this Swiss family, shipwrecked at sea
    $200 24
In 2019 this hyphenated brand released the LiveWire, its first electric motorcycle
    $200 18
General term for an offense greater than a misdemeanor that can get you more than a year in prison
    $200 14
Brian Stokes Mitchell's roles have included Coalhouse Walker Jr. in "Ragtime" & Don Quixote in this musical
    $200 19
Hoosier Dreams
    $400 10
This breakfast favorite is also known as pain perdu ("lost bread")
    $400 3
Shortly before imperfect clergyman Arthur Dimmesdale dies in this book, his little daughter Pearl gives him a kiss
    $400 25
Known to make "The Ultimate Driving Machine", this company does 2-wheelers, too, like the K 1600 GTL
    $400 7
It means freedom from narrow restrictions as well as a lined feature on a map
    $400 17
This choreographer/director and his wife, Gwen Verdon, were the subjects of a series on FX
    $400 20
Pack Attack, Badger State Slingo
    $600 11
This brand named for a fictional relative offers pancake mix, pancake syrup & pancakes on the go
    DD: $400 8
Esther Greenwood is a college student & aspiring poet in the 1950s who suffers a mental breakdown in this auto-biographical novel
    $600 28
The "TFC" in the 1,200cc Thruxton TFC is for this British company's "Factory Custom"; now go for the win!
    $600 5
It's No. 1 of the 10 objects a bowler takes aim at
    $600 13
Daniel Radcliffe has been horsin' around on Broadway since his 2008 debut in this Peter Shaffer drama
    $600 21
Granite Getaway, Lobster Luck
    $800 29
The original McDonald's
Egg McMuffin is made with this type of meat
    $800 1
This 1952 Steinbeck novel about the Trask brothers is a retelling of the biblical story of Cain & Abel
    $800 27
This Japanese brand still lets the good times roll with its parallel-twin engine Ninja 650
    $800 6
An official rebuke; short of expulsion, the U.S. House may discipline a member with a reprimand or this
    $800 16
In 2019, the lights on Broadway dimmed in memory of this legend who passed away at the age of 97
    $800 22
Break Fort Knox
    $1000 30
The cereal aisle has these 2 rhyming brands, a corn-puff cereal & one that's specifically not for rabbits
    $1000 4
Foreshadowing later events, a man is crushed to death beneath the wheels of a train early on in this 1878 classic
    $1000 26
The 2019 Panigale V4 R from this Italian maker offers up to 234HP but please, ride those horses safely!
    $1000 12
Like its synonyms joking & joshing, this 7-letter non "ING" word begins with "J"
    $1000 15
A Broadway theatre is named for this late caricaturist whom the N.Y. Times called "The most celebrated artist in the theater"
    $1000 23
Escape to Foxwoods

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

Alex Stephanie Theodore
$2,800 $2,200 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alex Stephanie Theodore
$3,000 $3,600 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex Trebek: Each correct response will be made up of the letters in the word "extremis".)
    $400 23
A magical young unicorn & her friends live in Equestria on this TV show: "Friendship is Magic"
    $400 10
Wolfgang Beltracchi could imitate this artist's Blue Period; he was jailed for forgeries & now paints under his own name
    $400 21
I did enough stuff to have a D.C.-area airport named for me
    $400 6
It's rare, but some snakes exhibit ouroboros-like symptoms where they are compelled to eat their own this
    $400 13
In Genesis God puts Adam to sleep & removes this body part from which Eve is formed
    $400 3
This unit of measure
    $800 27
A boy named Ryder leads this program's plucky pups who pine for professions like policeman
    $800 11
John Myatt was jailed for his forgeries but today legally sells copies of famous art dubbed with this other "F" word
    DD: $3,000 20
I opposed slavery & got us what would be an entire state, though no one appreciated it at the time. Hurtful!
    $800 5
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew at the Como Park Zoo in St. Paul, Minnesota.) Although healthy now, these guys get regular ultrasounds and daily baby aspirins as gorillas in captivity, especially the males, are prone to this disease--"CVD" for short
    $800 14
Actress/singer Eve became a co-host of this CBS chatfest in 2017
    $800 4
One of these visionaries
    $1200 22
Dudes, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael & this party-loving guy
    $1200 1
Han van Meegeren got in trouble after selling Vermeer forgeries to Nazis including this Luftwaffe bigwig
    $1200 17
I was fired in 2018 & the head of the CIA got my job
    $1200 7
Psittacosis, AKA this bird "fever", can also spread to people from ducks & pigeons
    $1200 15
Eve on season 2 of "Killing Eve" works for this British foreign intelligence service
    $1200 24
This quality deserving of esteem
    $1600 28
On PBS he's "The Science Kid"
    $1600 2
When these 2 venerable auction houses put up for sale the same Gauguin piece in 2000, the game was certainly afoot
    $1600 18
I traveled to 112 countries, the most of any secretary in history
    $1600 8
A major contributor to laminitis, which affects this part of a horse, is overfeeding
    DD: $3,000 16
In genetics this "Eve" named for part of maternal DNA refers to the last common female ancestor of all modern humans
    $1600 25
This bishop topper
    $2000 29
This German shepherd was a kids' favorite in the '50s & returned as a "K-9 cop" in an '80s & '90s show
    $2000 12
Elmyr de Hory forged several of this French fauvist master's works, including an odalisque
    $2000 19
Known for my shuttle diplomacy, I also helped resume U.S. diplomatic relations with Egypt
    $2000 9
The skin condition mange is caused by these tiny arthropods
    $2000 30
A 2019 London stage production of "All About Eve" starred Lily James as Eve & Gillian Anderson as her, the Bette Davis role
    $2000 26
"And the Lord said unto David, go, and" do this to "the Philistines, and save Keilah"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alex Stephanie Theodore
$8,800 $15,000 $5,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

An insider described the scene there: "Just...loudmouths showing off, saving their gags for days, waiting to spring them"

Final scores:

Alex Stephanie Theodore
$2,388 $12,399 $100
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $12,399 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Alex Stephanie Theodore
$7,400 $12,800 $5,800
14 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
14 R,
7 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $26,000

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Game tape date: 2019-10-04
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