Show #8235 - Friday, June 12, 2020

Zach Newkirk game 4.
Last game of Season 36.
Season ended early due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Matt Napolitano, a sports update anchor from Franklin Square, New York

Kelly Lake, an animation producer from Altadena, California

Zach Newkirk, an attorney from Alexandria, Virginia (whose 3-day cash winnings total $65,674)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 17
In 1913 this model from Ford became the first mass-produced car, reducing assembly time from 12 hours to less than 3 hours
    $200 9
"A bloody deed--almost as bad, good mother as kill a king, and marry with his brother"
    $200 2
You probably haven't seen one of these since grade school
    $200 3
This actress & husband Chris Martin of Coldplay called their split a "conscious uncoupling"
    $200 22
To invent a new word or phrase is to do this--makes cents
    $200 1
The fissure of Rolando is found in this topmost & probably importantmost part of the brain
    $400 18
The 1964 Pontiac GTO is often called the first of these "brawny" autos
    $400 10
"Double, double, toil and trouble; fire burn and cauldron bubble"
    $400 6
It's the part of a phonograph that spins the record
    $400 4
After 12 days of marriage, my true love said to me... let's split up! (the true lovers being Jon Peters & this "Baywatch" star)
    $400 23
Meaning "false step" in French, it's a socially embarrassing act or remark
    $400 27
The corpus luteum in these organs secretes estrogen & progesterone
    $600 19
Everything's "feline" fine for this manufacturer whose E-Type is seen here
    $600 11
"Katherine, I charge thee, tell these headstrong women what duty they do owe their lords and husbands"
    $600 14
This Arizona city whose Spanish name means "table" was founded by Mormons in 1878
    $600 5
Quite the nice ex, Anna Faris offered to officiate the wedding of Katherine Schwarzenegger & this "Jurassic World" star
    $600 24
Term for the technical jargon of attorneys & their documents
    $600 28
Each of these organs is encased in a sac called the pleura
    $800 20
The C2, the second generation of this classic from Chevrolet, was produced from 1963 to 1967
    $800 12
"I prithee, daughter, do not make me mad"
    $800 15
It's the chemical formula for table salt
    $800 7
Seal & this supermodel had 3 kids together & the 2 split amicably--he guest-judged "America's Got Talent" next to her
    DD: $1,600 25
"He who pays the piper holds the reins" is an example of this, incorrectly fusing 2 symbolic comparisons
    $800 29
If you want to be formal about it, "vermiform" precedes the name of this tube that seems to serve no purpose but can become inflamed
    $1000 21
The late 1960s SEL 300 6.3 model of this car had a limousine V-8 engine in a smaller sedan body, so it could go fast
    $1000 13
"How camest thou hither, tell me, and wherefore? The orchard walls are high and hard to climb"
    $1000 16
"The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table" is a book of essays by this writer & father of a Supreme Court justice
    $1000 8
In 1954 Marilyn Monroe singled, divorcing this Yankee after 9 months of wedded non-bliss
    $1000 26
From the Latin for "announce", this means to pronounce clearly & correctly
    $1000 30
The name of this internal organ is a synonym for ill humor or bad temper

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

Zach Kelly Matt
$1,800 $5,200 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Zach Kelly Matt
$2,400 $9,000 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 2
A blood disease may have caused the madness of this king, & in 1811 his son assumed his duties
    $400 7
Football fans know it sits at the mouth of Wisconsin's Fox River
    $400 12
The Alpini were Italian soldiers in WWI who specialized in this type of terrain
    $400 1
System of exchanging goods or services without using money
    $400 13
Dennis Hopper won a Best Villain MTV Movie Award for menacing a bus in this film
    $400 19
Jewelry designer Laura Lombardi makes this 4-letter type of earring in different diameters
    $800 3
Battle of Agincourt loser Charles VI of this country had a delusion that he was made of glass & that he could shatter
    $800 8
A Southern California city & a Northern New Jersey township share this citrusy name
    $800 15
In a cataphract cavalry unit, both horse & rider wore this protective gear
    $800 20
Tanzania gets part of its name from this island
    $800 14
John Malkovich is a menace in the skies as the felon Cyrus the Virus in this 1997 thriller
    $800 27
Circus wardrobe fun fact: the average size of these is 28EEEEE
    $1200 4
Obsessed with ringing church bells, Fyodor I had issues; his child's death & being the son of this "rough" 1580s czar
    $1200 9
Parlez-vous Francais? Then name this Louisiana port at the head of the Mississippi's deepwater navigation
    $1200 16
A C.O.S., short for this operations specialist, protects the army's computer networks from getting hacked
    $1200 21
A decompression chamber can also be called this kind of chamber
    $1200 22
Played with cackling excellence by Ian McDiarmid, this character returned from the dead in "Star Wars: Episode IX"
    $1200 28
Fighting a cliche, the Florida Highway Patrol prohibits its officers from wearing this intimidating type of sunglasses
    $1600 5
Erik XIV took over for Gustav I Vasa in this country but fears of treason caused a breakdown in 1567 & he had a lot of rivals killed
    $1600 10
This "ville" is across the Rio Grande from Matamoros
    DD: $2,000 17
This word for a guerrilla was used in the Boer War, in WWII & as the title of a 1985 Schwarzenegger movie
    $1600 23
In reinforced concrete, it's what does the reinforcing
    $1600 25
As him in 1982, Ricardo Montalban says, "I've done far worse than kill you. I've hurt you. And I wish to go on hurting you"
    $1600 29
This cosmetic with a metal in its name can be used to give a warm, healthy-looking glow, not a specific color
    $2000 6
Ludwig of this German state got the official "Mad" designation in 1886 after a panel of doctors declared him insane
    DD: $4,000 11
This former mining town was Colorado's territorial capital
    $2000 18
Although they come from this nation, more than 40,000 Gurkhas fight in the Indian army
    $2000 24
You eat the red stalks of this plant; the green leaves are toxic
    $2000 26
We rooted for him in "Get Out" and "Queen and Slim" but not when he made life miserable for the title women in "Widows"
    $2000 30
This warm headgear shares its name with a battle of the Crimean War

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Zach Kelly Matt
$10,000 $13,400 $7,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

On this woman's passing in 2019, Oprah Winfrey called her "a magician with language, who understood the power of words"

Final scores:

Zach Kelly Matt
$19,995 $6,799 $13,500
4-day champion: $85,669 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Zach Kelly Matt
$17,600 $13,400 $7,400
19 R,
3 W
(including 3 DDs)
20 R,
1 W
11 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $38,400

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Game tape date: 2020-03-11
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