Show #8130 - Friday, January 3, 2020

Karen Farrell game 7.


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Shayna O'Neill, a stage manager from Columbia, Maryland

Mat Gargano, a web developer from Staten Island, New York

Karen Farrell, a political consultant from Woodbridge, Virginia (whose 6-day cash winnings total $115,603)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 20
It's 399 B.C. & I'm ready for my trial; 500 Greek jurors are sure to give this harmless elderly philosopher a fair shake
    $200 25
JFK used this type of chair to combat back pain--the movement was thought to relieve tension in the lower back
    $200 16
Completes the title of a podcast devoted to to a Sarah Michelle Gellar series, "Buffering..."
    $400 22
If anyone is still keeping track, it's the month of NivĂ´se, year 228 on this European country's revolutionary calendar
    $400 19
Why yes, in 1860 I will use $200,000 in donations to found my training school for nurses in London, thank you very much!
    $400 23
The placenta, post-main event
    $400 26
In this Thomas Harris thriller, the death's-head's hawk moth is used by the villain Buffalo Bill
    $400 24
An X-shaped chair of the Italian Renaissance is also known as this divine Italian poet's chair
    $600 1
I still have a few weeks to change my Asian lunar calendar--it will soon be the year of this small creature
    $600 18
I hear Lake Tanganyika is lovely; sure, I'll head over there & find out why no word from Dr. Livingstone
    $600 6
Adjective for a car's replacement parts
    $600 21
The larva of Bombyx mori never gets to leave the cocoon, which is turned into this cloth
    $600 15
In 2019 one of these chairs from the Titanic was up for auction; about 10 are still known to exist
    $600 10
In 2019 "The Rewatchables" celebrated the 30th anniv. of this movie about Charlie Sheen & his Cleveland Indians teammates
    $800 2
I'm confused! This calendar had Adar Sheni, its leap month, in 2019, not 2020
    $800 17
The 100s are my time, so I'm gonna put my name on a wall that runs from Wallsend-on-Tyne to Bowness-on-Solway
    $800 11
I "sense" you know it's the remaining sensation about an experience, often a bad one
    $800 5
Also known as the measuring worm, this moth larva may look cute, but it can be quite destructive to fruit trees
    $800 14
Rustic-looking chairs made of natural woods are in this style named for an upstate N.Y. mountain range
    $800 9
On his podcast "Under the Skin", this British comedian tackles serious topics like personal growth
    $1000 3
The calendar I just got doesn't say it's using the "new style" created by the 13th pope of this name, but it's a good guess
    $1000 12
1917 arrives soon, & I've got an invite to Prince Yusupov's! Sounds fun! He'd never try to poison, shoot & drown an ol' Siberian like me!
    $1000 4
Proverbially, you "turn on" these devices in a jet engine when you really want to get moving fast
    DD: $1,000 13
The final stages of this oddly mobile seed with a "national" name ' is the emergence of a moth that has cocooned inside
    $1000 7
That Aeron desk chair is so sleek it should be in a museum; in fact, one became part of the collection of this NYC museum in 1994
    $1000 8
"Song Exploder" breaks down a classic tune, as when this Fleetwood Mac singer/guitarist discussed "Go Your Own Way"

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

Karen Mat Shayna
$3,400 $4,400 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Mat Shayna
$7,200 $4,600 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You give us the profession.)
    $400 26
    $400 24
This MSNBC host served as the top aide for House Speaker Tip O'Neill in the '80s
    $800 25
Over toward the pinkie side is this city where Gerald Ford got married in 1948; the city is named for the swift current of a river
    $800 2
Before the days of public relations firms, mouthpiece was slang for this professional
    $800 18
Many songs by Everclear concern this person in our lives, as in him "of mine / Tell me where have you been?"
    $800 19
Julius No
    $800 23
In 1932 Jaya Narayan was jailed in India for protesting British rule in this 2-word nonviolent way
    $800 22
This "softly named" Puritan minister examined Christianity in New England with "Magnalia Christi Americana"
    $1200 21
At the bottom center of the palm is this penitentiary city named for the president who signed Michigan into statehood
    DD: $2,000 1
Fans of "Law & Order" know this adjective meaning previous can be a noun meaning a previous arrest or conviction
    DD: $3,000 6
In 1988 "New Jersey" was a No. 1 album by this band that's from there
    $1200 3
Stephen Dedalus
    $1200 9
Among the first of many demonstrations to protest this conflict was in August 1963, part of a Hiroshima commemoration
    $1200 12
A quote from his ever-cheery "The Road"--"There is no God & we are his prophets"
    $1600 20
Right there in the webbing of the Michigan hand is Madonna's city of birth, named for its location on this bay
    $1600 16
This high-flying verb means to smuggle a letter into prison or to write a bogus check outside of prison
    $1600 7
Featuring Clapton, Winwood & Baker, 1969's Blind Faith has been described as the 1st rock band to be one of these special formations
    $1600 4
Natty Bumppo
    $1600 10
Days of protests on this island in 2019 forced Governor Ricardo Rossello to say he'd leave office
    $1600 13
You have the Gaul to tell me that he brought Burgundy under his control in the 700s?! & that he was Pepin the Short's dad?!
    $2000 17
Near the tip of the pinkie is this Center for the Arts where parents have sent talented children since 1928
    $2000 15
A pun on a vacation resort company's name, this is slang for a cushy federal prison for white-collar criminals
    $2000 8
Bryan Ferry & mates reunited to play "Avalon" as this band was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2019
    $2000 5
George Smiley
    $2000 11
AKA Workers' Day & observed around the world each spring, in 2019 it featured protests for minimum wage raises & shorter shifts
    $2000 14
"Chappelle's Show" dramatized this man's encounters with the one & only Rick James

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Mat Shayna
$22,600 $7,800 $2,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Until a 1913 amendment allowed this, 1/3 of U.S. government revenue came from liquor

Final scores:

Karen Mat Shayna
$24,200 $8,000 $2,000
7-day champion: $139,803 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Karen Mat Shayna
$20,800 $8,800 $1,200
25 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
13 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
5 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $30,800

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Game tape date: 2019-10-22
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