Show #8492 - Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Jonathan Fisher game 7.

Contestants

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Olivia Cammisa-Frost, a museum professional from Saratoga Springs, New York

Katy Buckner, a teacher from Los Angeles, California

Jonathan Fisher, an actor originally from Coral Gables, Florida (whose 6-day cash winnings total $142,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

FORTUNE 500 FORTUNES
MONOPOLY: SPECIAL EDITIONS
PART OF DARKNESS
(Mayim: Each response is made up of letters in "darkness".)
ANNUS HORRIBILIS
5 BURROS
NEW YORK CITY
    $200 23
Despite lackluster sales of the Chevy Bolt, this company had a 2020 value of more than $35 billion
    $200 7
Instead of income tax, you have to pay a Central Perk Tab in the Monopoly edition based on this TV show
    $200 17
It can be a fairly crucial piece of office furniture
    $200 12
In 1348 this "colorful" pandemic killed half the population of Florence, Italy & spread through North Africa
    $200 5
"The Little Donkey" is one of the many tales collected by these brothers in the early 1800s
    $200 4
Gary Muhrcke, winner of the 1st race up 1,576 stairs of the Empire State Bldg. in 1978, was also the 1st to win this NYC event in 1970
    $400 24
Sales of these, 55% of Apple's total sales, fell 14% in 2019; never fear, the company's still worth $2 trillion
    $400 6
You might land on Bike Share or Week-Long Meditation Retreat in "Monopoly for" these folks born between 1981 & 1996
    $400 18
Became submerged & hit the bottom
    $400 11
In 1666 the fire that would devastate this city began at the home of the king's baker on Pudding Lane
    $400 13
This melancholy donkey whose tail is attached by a nail debuted in a 1926 story
    $400 22
Take a selfie with the Statue of Liberty aboard this 25-minute ride to the St. George Terminal across New York Harbor
    $600 25
O say can you see the $121 billion in revenue of this for-profit health federation that operates Blue Cross & Blue Shield
    $600 3
In the "Simpsons" edition, properties up for sale include Disco Stu's & this convenience store
    $600 19
Elated or eager, or more California colloquially... really cool, dude!
    $600 10
"Black Thursday" saw panic selling on Oct. 24 of this year, leading to "Black Monday" & "Black Tuesday" & dark days in the USA
    $600 14
In a book by Marguerite Henry, Brighty is a burro who roams the high cliffs of this Arizona landmark
    $600 26
thrillist.com named this Brooklyn "burg" the world's No. 1 hipster neighborhood
    $800 27
This home improvement retailer with a possessive name is valued in excess of $110 billion
    $800 2
Players need to protect "Baby Yoda" from imperial enemies in Monopoly "Star Wars" this edition
    $800 20
Prince Buster was a star in this Jamaican music style
    DD: $2,200 8
In the space of a few weeks in 1912, Robert Falcon Scott's trek to this landmark ended in death, then Titanic sailed into history
    $800 15
In the book of Numbers, both an angel & the animal itself ask this man why he's beating up on his donkey
    $800 28
Keens Steakhouse displays thousands of clay pipes used by patrons like Buffalo Bill, Babe Ruth & this Rough Rider & N.Y. native
    $1000 29
This petroleum company abbreviated VLO is VLO'd at more than $22 billion
    $1000 1
Triforce, hookshot & Hylian shield are tokens in the edition based on this video game franchise
    $1000 21
To tear clothing in anger
    $1000 9
Called "The Civil War's Bloodiest Day", Sept. 17 of this year saw the Battle of Antietam, with 23,000 casualties
    $1000 16
In "A Midsummer Night's Dream", the mischievous Puck gives this poor weaver the head of an ass
    $1000 30
You can hitch a ride or just take a bus to this Queens beach, New York City's only legal surfing spot

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

Jonathan Katy Olivia
$1,600 $1,000 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jonathan Katy Olivia
$5,200 $3,400 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

WORLD GEOGRAPHY
POLITICAL NICKNAMES
HISTORICAL FIGURES ON FILM
20th CENTURY ENGLISH
DID I MISS ANYTHING?
"F" IN SCIENCE
    $400 24
The Libyan Desert is a portion of this much larger desert
    $400 20
Jowly Winston Churchill was nicknamed the "British" this, a breed of dog he owned
    $400 1
2019:
Cynthia Erivo
as this "conductor"
    $400 10
The 1960s gave us acid rock; the acid was this
    $400 15
He returned to Venice from the East in 1295, having missed the rule of 2 doges
    $400 13
It's part of a flower's stamen, or a thin wire inside a light bulb
    $800 25
Greek & Turkish are the principal languages of this Mediterranean island nation
    $800 21
In 2019 Lori Lightfoot took over as mayor of Chicago from this man, "Rahmbo"
    $800 2
2006:
This actor
as Idi Amin
    DD: $1,500 9
It first meant a movie, then a script for one, then starting in the 1930s was used in Academy Award categories
    $800 16
For union activism, George Loveless was sent from his English village to this distant place in 1834, but in 1837 was able to return
    $800 12
CH2O is the chemical formula for this strong-smelling gas used in preservatives
    $1200 26
A 2010 agreement between Russia & this country splits control of the Barents Sea nearly in half
    $1200 22
"Snarlin' Arlen" was the nickname of Arlen Specter, a long-time senator from this state
    $1200 5
2018:
This actress as the doomed Mary, Queen of Scots
    $1200 8
Hyphenated word for someone with an outdated view on the shape of our planet
    $1200 17
Japanese soldier Hiroo Onoda fought WWII in this country until the 1970s, when he left the jungle & surrendered to President Marcos
    $1200 11
The lowest temperature at which the vapor of a combustible liquid may briefly ignite is called this
    $1600 27
Around 1979 this Mexican state on the Pacific dropped "Norte" from its name
    $1600 23
This senator remembered in history for a series of debates was nicknamed "The Little Giant"
    $1600 4
2020:
Charles Dance as this tycoon in "Mank"
    $1600 7
Muriel Dowding started the cosmetics company Beauty Without this, helping inspire the adjective this-free
    DD: $2,000 18
Maybe worried he'd been forgotten, on his return to England after a long time crusading, he had himself re-crowned in 1194
    $1600 14
About 60% of the Earth's crust is made up of this group of glassy minerals
    $2000 28
The alliterative lion of this Swiss city commemorates Swiss Guards who died in the French Revolution
    $2000 29
Harkening back to the Ottoman Empire, "Sultan" is the nickname critics have given this current head of state
    $2000 3
1979:
Malcolm McDowell as this depraved Roman ruler
    $2000 6
Coined around 1960, it's the dull, conformist town where the opposites of beatniks & hippies live
    $2000 19
Bronislaw Malinowski did anthropological fieldwork for 2 years near this 2nd largest island, but WWI was still on when he was done
    $2000 30
In the 1940s he developed an improved theory of quantum electrodynamics

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jonathan Katy Olivia
$11,600 $4,600 $900
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

CONTEMPORARY AUTHORS
He has studied Cordon Bleu cooking, but is known for his 1981 creation of a character with unconventional taste in cuisine

Final scores:

Jonathan Katy Olivia
$13,200 $1,602 $900
7-day champion: $156,100 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jonathan Katy Olivia
$13,800 $4,600 $2,200
26 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
3 W
7 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $20,600

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Game tape date: 2021-09-10
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