Show #7668 - Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Contestants

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Michael Shockley, a pro sports executive from Seattle, Washington

Steph Bundy, a summer camp director from Oak Park, California

Saralee Etter, a writer from Pataskala, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $8,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

DIETS
THE ZONE
THE MEDITERRANEAN
DASH
PALEOLITHIC
WAIT WATCHERS
    $200 2
Trainer Bob Harper wrote a foreword to a book of recipes from this NBC reality competition
    $200 1
A telephone "code", or in an Onion headline, the local "man" who "nervously asks girlfriend if she'll settle"
    $200 13
This small, "Grace"ful country is surrounded on 3 sides by France & on the 4th by the Mediterranean
    $200 7
Reordering became ridiculously easy when this company introduced Dash Buttons & the Dash Wand
    $200 16
As the name implies, Paleolithic refers to what's called the "Old" this age
    $200 3
On Dec. 5, 2015 throngs began lining up for this J.J. Abrams "Star Wars" flick, 12 days before it opened
    $400 19
Elisabeth Hasselbeck wrote "The G-Free Diet", a survival guide to being free of this G
    $400 23
Tracts of land with no real boundaries; "nether" ones can refer to the Underworld
    $400 14
The ancient region of Tripolitania forms the northwest part of this modern Mediterranean country
    $400 9
When you are operating this old-timey kitchen device, the dash is the plunger you pull up & down to agitate the cream
    $400 17
Scholars name paleolithic figurines like the one seen here for this Roman love goddess
    $400 4
U.K. fans braved frigid climes in 2015, hoping this E.L. James film adaptation would raise their temperature
    $600 20
Mark Bittman's plan to lose weight & restore health is "VB6": eat this 5-letter way before 6 PM
    $600 24
An animal may mark it, & a government may, too, like 1787's Northwest one
    $600 15
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) From the Italian port of Pescara to Dubrovnik in Croatia, it's about 200 miles across this arm of the Mediterranean
    $600 10
Carli Lloyd is a star on the Houston Dash, a professional women's team in this sport
    $600 18
In 2008 the Lombok, a paleo-era type of this craft, navigated Indonesian waters for science
    $600 5
Tom Felton, AKA Draco Malfoy, brought pizza to some campers who came to see this final film in the Potter franchise
    $800 21
The doctor who created this diet wrote, "Because I live in Florida, the best fruit example I can think of is the orange"
    $800 25
5-letter word for a royally ruled region; if you're in the House of Lords, you're a "peer of" it
    $800 11
Police corruption is one reason why this country of 140 million has so many dash cams (just check YouTube)
    $800 6
Fans queued in L.A. in 2008 not to see a movie but rather to catch a glimpse of stars R-Patz & K-Stew from this soon-to-be hit
    $1000 22
"The Right Carbs in the Right Amounts" is a chapter in "The New" this diet "For a New You"
    $1000 26
Geometry term also used to denote a prime part of a country's economy, like the housing one
    $1000 12
A blue-dash charger is not a muscle car but a ceramic type of this made in the United Kingdom
    $1000 8
Churches around America bought out entire screenings of this 2004 epic that opened on Ash Wednesday

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

Saralee Steph Michael
$400 $2,000 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Saralee Steph Michael
$600 $5,800 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

NOVELS WITHIN NOVELS
2-DIGIT NUMBERS
STATE OF THE COLLEGE
CHIEF JUSTICES
THE BUSINESS OF CELEBRITY
"SALT"
    $400 18
The novel "My Father's Illusions" is part of "The World According to" this John Irving character
    $400 10
Young Charlie Parker played in the band of Lawrence Keyes, who was nicknamed this, the number of piano keys
    $400 2
St. Anselm College,
Granite State College
    $400 1
Before becoming the 17th chief in 2005, he argued before the Court 39 times, his side winning 25
    $400 16
In 2017 George Clooney & partners sold Casamigos, a brand of this liquor, in a deal potentially worth $1 billion
    $400 6
To make someone already miserable feel even worse is to do this--ouch!
    DD: $2,500 19
She created fictional mystery writer Ariadne Oliver, author of "The Affair of the Second Goldfish"
    $800 11
As in the title of a Judd Apatow comedy, "This is" the only 2-digit number whose letters are in alphabetical order
    $800 3
The Citadel,
Furman
    DD: $700 27
In 2017 Charlie Taney apologized to the family of this slave for the terrible decision made under his ancestor Roger
    $800 17
This daytime host did well with funny clips on YouTube, so she created her own "Tube", a website with exclusive clips
    $800 7
Seen here, it's used to make sure animals get their vitamins & minerals
    $1200 20
This heroine of "The Fault in Our Stars" excitedly buys the sequel "Requiem for Mayhem"
    $1200 13
My Ukrainian and French-Canadian roots are backed by a DNA report by this number andme.com: 29% East European, 15% French-German
    $1200 4
Marshall,
Appalachian Bible College
    $1200 28
This man who led 2 branches of govt. in one way or another resigned in 1930 due to ill health & was dead a month later
    $1200 23
"4:44", the 2017 album by this rapper, debuted exclusively on the Tidal music service also owned by this rapper
    $1200 9
The first Chinese propellants used sulfur, charcoal & this, potassium nitrate
    $1600 21
In this author's "The Blind Assassin", Laura dies in Toronto on page 1 but leaves a novel, yes, "The Blind Assassin"
    $1600 14
Janis Joplin & Jimi Hendrix are members of this morbid numeric club, as they were both this age when they passed
    $1600 5
Reed College,
Lewis & Clark College
    $1600 24
Apple's deal to buy this headphone brand nearly sank when Dr. Dre posted a prematurely exuberant video
    $1600 12
That rotten egg smell just south of Coachella, California is probably this body of water
    $2000 22
In this Michael Chabon novel that became a Michael Douglas film, Grady Tripp struggles to finish a novel
    $2000 15
Any self-respecting buccaneer knows there are this many "men on the dead man's chest--yo-ho-ho, & a bottle of rum!"
    $2000 8
Transylvania University, Murray State
    $2000 25
Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is the "CR" in the Pestana CR7, a new hotel in Funchal in this European country
    $2000 26
From Italian for "jump into the mouth", it's a specialty with sliced veal & prosciutto

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Saralee Steph Michael
$600 $18,200 $9,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

OPERA
This character's famed entrance aria actually introduces him as a handyman, repeats his name & adds "la-la-la-la-las"

Final scores:

Saralee Steph Michael
$600 $18,801 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $18,801 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Saralee Steph Michael
$600 $16,600 $9,400
8 R,
5 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
14 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $26,600

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