Show #7948 - Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Contestants

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Sam Corbett, an assistant office manager from New York, New York

Adrian Goldstein, a technical writer from Oakland, California

Barton Wong, a senior trading associate from Toronto, Ontario, Canada (whose 1-day cash winnings total $23,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE DRY TORTUGAS
NOTABLE WOMEN
CHILDREN'S LIT
ARCHITECTURE TERMS
"PH" ≠ F
(Alex: In each correct response, the letters "PH" will come up, but not with the "F" sound. All right?)
HOLLYWOOD MEMORABILIA
(Sarah: From the archives of auction house Profiles in History.)
    $200 19
In 1976 Florida's Dry Tortugas were paired with these vast wetlands as a UNESCO biosphere reserve
    $200 11
Though her clerks had to explain it to her, she's fond of her nickname "Notorious RBG"
    $200 3
In a kid lit classic, this elephant becomes king & marries Celeste, who becomes his queen
    $200 1
A campanile is a usually freestanding one of these housing a bell
    $200 22
This verb can mean to support the decision of a lower court in an appeal
    $200 16
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA):

Unseen in "The Wizard of Oz,"an elastic chin strap kept the iconic hat on Margaret Hamilton's head during her flying sequences as this character
    $400 23
About a century after this naturalist visited Bird Key in 1832, a storm washed it off the map
    $400 10
During WWI she supported the French war effort by fitting ambulances with portable X-ray equipment
    $400 4
"A Wind in the Door" is a follow-up to this classic by Madeleine L'Engle
    $400 2
From the Latin for "four corners", it's a rectangular courtyard enclosed by buildings
    $400 26
Here is the view from this in a front door
    $400 17
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA):

Seen in the training center and arena sequences in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,"this silver combat bow was a signature weapon of this heroine
    $600 24
This 5-letter type of submerged sandbar is plentiful & dangerous in the Tortugas
    $600 12
She made her first entry in her famous diary on June 14, 1942, after receiving it as a gift for her 13th birthday
    $600 5
In a modern favorite by Mo Willems, "Don't Let the Pigeon" do this, even when he promises, "I'll just steer"
    $600 8
The horseshoe or keyhole type of this curved span above an opening is associated with Islamic architecture
    $600 27
These dogs can be German or Australian
    $600 18
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA):

Wolverine's claws were donated by this actor to help Australia's Fight Cancer Foundation
    $800 25
Formerly called Sand Key, Hospital Key once was home to a hospital built to battle this colorful disease
    DD: $1,200 13
In 1952, this pioneering writer on the environment was the first woman to win a National Book Award for nonfiction.
    $800 6
In "Make Way for Ducklings", Mr. & Mrs. Mallard settle down in this U.S. city's public garden
    $800 9
"Drop" everything & give us this name for the portion of a roof that extends out over a supporting wall
    $800 28
This type of restaurant has specialized cuts of meat
    $800 20
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA):

I've got a golden ticket. They were issued by Willy Wonka, played by this actor in the 1971 film
    $1000 14
Josephine Esther Mentzer was the birth name of this founder of a fragrance & cosmetics empire
    $1000 7
According to the title of a book by Giles Andreae, these animals "can't dance"
    $1000 15
This textured plaster used in ancient Greece & Aztec Mexico may not provide much insulation but is a great fire resister
    $1000 21
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA):

Theatrical blood remains on these leather boxing gloves worn by Robert DeNiro in his Oscar-winning performance in this film

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

Barton Adrian Sam
$400 $1,800 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Barton Adrian Sam
$1,000 $4,400 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We're not dealing with the dry tortugas but...)
THE WET TORTUGAS
THE PULITZER PRIZE
TRENDING AT MERRIAM-WEBSTER
EXPENSIVE STUFF
THE BEST "OF" TV
WORLD LEADERS 1919
    $400 18
All female sea turtles come ashore to do this; Ridley turtles are known for a mass event called the arribada
    $400 6
The L.A. Times took a 2004 prize for an in-depth look at the methods used by this retailer to become the largest in the world
    $400 9
This word for a type of substitute mother, after Kim Kardashian & Kanye West used one to carry their third child
    $400 13
Violins made by him can be pricey; one worth $2.6 million was -oops!--left on a train in 2016 but quickly recovered
    $400 26
In this show that launched a franchise, the title ladies live in places like Ladera Ranch & Dana Point, Calif.
    $400 1
PM Robert Borden insisted that Canada join this new international organization on its own, separate from the British Empire
    $800 7
A breaking news photo award went to Ryan Kelly for his shot of a 2017 car attack on protesters in this city in Va.
    $800 10
This word meaning a hatred of women, after Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 presidential election
    $800 14
An early edition of this group of English stories written in the 14th century went for $7.5 million in 1998
    $800 22
Drama about a motorcycle club that smuggles guns
    $800 2
President Raymond Poincaré of France was a firm believer in Germany's need to pay reparations as outlined in this document
    $1200 8
In 1975 Pulitzer gave 2 thumbs up to the criticism of this Chicago Sun-Times movie reviewer
    $1200 19
Following the passing of Burt Reynolds, this 7-letter adjective for "very hairy"
    $1200 15
The white "subway" dress worn by this actress in a 1955 film was not marked down when it went for $5.6 million
    $1200 23
A line from "Henry V" gave this 2001 HBO miniseries about a WWII army unit its title
    DD: $2,200 3
Billy Hughes spent WWI advocating this wartime practice, which split Australia as it later did the U.S. in the 1960s
    DD: $4,000 11
The Editorial Board of the New York Daily News was Prize-worthy for helping to save this theater in Harlem
    $1600 20
This procedure to end a debate, after Mitch McConnell filed a motion to end the debate on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination
    $1600 16
Let there be very expensive light from 2 gilt-metal & rock crystal these fixtures, bought at auction in 2010 for $677,000
    $1600 24
This sitcom about a bottled spirit debuted in 1965
    $1600 4
In August Jan Smuts said, "a wave of the deepest emotion has passed over" this country at the news of PM Botha's death
    $2000 12
Chris Hamby won for showing how doctors & lawyers worked to deny benefits to miners with this disease gotten on the job
    $2000 21
Every 'year on this date, the phrase "a date which will live in infamy"
    $2000 17
Just 2 years old, in 2017 a bottle made from this "most renowned grape variety" for fine red wine sold for $350,000
    $2000 25
"Spanning the globe..." began this athletic ABC show's opening credits sequence
    $2000 5
This dominating prime minister of Great Britain had a full name made up of three first names

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Barton Adrian Sam
$16,400 $6,000 $17,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

NOVEL QUOTES
A boy at the end of this 1952 novel says to the main character, "Say it ain't true, Roy"

Final scores:

Barton Adrian Sam
$32,800 $10,000 $1,999
2-day champion: $56,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Barton Adrian Sam
$13,000 $6,000 $17,000
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
11 R,
2 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $36,000

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