Responses for show #8073 - Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Contestants

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Jackie Schulte, a teacher from Scranton, Pennsylvania

John Hancock, an opera singer from Tenafly, New Jersey

Ed Condon, a retired business intelligence manager from Hastings-on-Hudson, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $31,000)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

WHAT PREZ PRECEDED...
RAINY DAY GEAR
HER STORY
OLD SCHOOL MOVIES
IT'S CRUNCH TIME
WORK THOSE "ABS"
(Alex: "A-B-S" is going to begin every correct response.)
    $200 6
Jefferson

Ed
    $200 14
a poncho

Ed
    $200 11
J.K. Rowling

Jackie
    $200 1
Will Ferrell

Ed
    $200 16
a snap

Ed
    $200 18
to abstain

Jackie
    $400 7
(Ed: Who is Harrison?)
(Alex: Which one?)

William Henry Harrison

Ed
    $400 15
(Ed: What are sabots?)

galoshes

EdJohn
    $400 12
(Margaret) Mitchell

Ed
    $400 2
Pitch Perfect

Triple Stumper
    $400 23
(John: What are tacos?)
(Alex: Be a little more specific.)
(John: What are beef tacos?)
[Laughter]
(Alex: Tried to fake your way through that one, didn't you?)

taquitos

JohnJackie
    $400 19
absolve

Ed
    $600 8
Garfield

Ed
    $600 27
a mackintosh

John
    $600 13
(Tina) Fey

John
    $600 3
Legally Blonde

Ed
    $600 24
(Ed: What is Captain Crunch?)
[Accepted without remark]

Cap'n Crunch

Ed
    $600 20
absent-minded

Jackie
    $3,800 9
(Ed: [Prior to wagering] I was a history teacher. Let's--True Daily Double.)

Andrew Jackson

Ed
    $800 28
anorak

John
    $800 17
Judy Blume

Jackie
    $800 4
Adam Sandler

Ed
    $800 25
(Alex: Yes, less than a minute now.)

kettles

John
    $800 21
abscess

Ed
    $1000 10
(Ed: Who is, er... Franklin Pierce?)
(Jackie: Who is Grover Cleveland?)

Millard Fillmore

EdJackie
Triple Stumper
    $1000 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

Burberry

John
    $1000 5
(Alex: Yeah. Funny man.)

Rodney Dangerfield

Ed
    $1000 26
Waldorf

Ed
    $1000 22
an abstract

Jackie

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

Ed John Jackie
$6,800 $1,000 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ed John Jackie
$9,800 $3,800 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

FLOWER POWER
SO LONG
TV PETS
GEOGRAPHICAL NICKNAMES
SHIP OF THE LINE
& SOMETIMES Y
(Alex: Each response will be two words. One of them contains a "Y", the other does not.)
    $400 6
baby's breath

John
    $400 17
50th anniversary wedding card

Ed
    $400 14
[Awws from the audience]

Lassie

John
    $400 1
Midnight Sun

Ed
    $400 13
the Monitor

Ed
    $400 22
east & yeast

Triple Stumper
    $800 7
sunflowers

Jackie
    $800 18
a millennial

John
    $4,000 15
Salem

John
    $800 2
the Bermuda Triangle

Jackie
    $800 9
(Jackie: What is the Mary Celeste?)

the Titanic

Jackie
Triple Stumper
    $800 24
awning & yawning

Jackie
    $1200 8
(John: What is a lilac?)

lavender

EdJohn
    $1200 19
eons

John
    $1200 16
SpongeBob SquarePants

John
    $1200 3
Wales

John
    $1200 10
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

John
    $1200 25
canon & canyon

Ed
    $1600 20
daffodils

Ed
    $1600 23
(Alex: Less than a minute now.)

Frasier

John
    $1600 4
Hamelin

Jackie
    $1600 11
the Bismarck

Ed
    $1600 26
auditor & auditory

Jackie
    $2000 21
jasmine

John
    $2000 29
[The end-of-round signal sounds.]

the long run

Ed
    $2000 28
a pig

John
    $3,000 5
(Jackie: What is Belgium?)

Denmark

Jackie
    $2000 12
the Flying Dutchman

Ed
    $2000 27
band & bandy

Ed

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ed John Jackie
$22,600 $18,600 $4,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

WORLD LEADERS
[John started his response with a B and wrote a K over it.]
JackieWho is Mao Zedong
$3,999
JohnWho was Kruschev
$18,600
EdWho is Mao?
$20,000
Mao Zedong (Mao)

Final scores:

Ed John Jackie
$42,600 $0 $7,999
2-day champion: $73,600 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Ed John Jackie
$19,600 $15,400 $7,000
25 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
11 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $42,000

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