Show #8312 - Tuesday, January 12, 2021


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Lucy Ricketts, an illustrator originally from Atlanta, Georgia

Dusty Smith, a former movie executive from Corvallis, Oregon

Tanay Kothari, a business operations associate from Oakland, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $26,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 19
This 2-word term is used to describe animals like poultry that have been raised in natural conditions
    $200 6
A city of 7 hills, it's known for its sound, namely Puget--but also grunge
    $200 22
To pull, or a big clumsy oaf
    $200 1
This ex-first lady was part of the Tractors for Freedom Committee to pay a ransom for prisoners taken at the Bay of Pigs
    $200 9
This can be a circumnavigator of the waist or a shot of liquor
    $200 21
Roberta Flack & later the Fugees sang about a man "strumming my pain with his fingers", then committing this title crime
    $400 27
Freestyle swimmers use this stroke that ironically doesn't sound very fast
    $400 12
The Magic Kingdom south, it was once known as Jernigan but got a name change in 1857 & a Wet 'n Wild water park, a bit later
    $400 26
When you disengage mentally, you do this 3-letter verb--no broccoli or cabbage required
    $400 2
In the 10th century the hajj was suspended for some 20 years after the theft of the black stone from the Kaaba in this city
    $400 13
The OED calls this, named for an atoll, "a scanty two-piece beach garment"
    $400 20
In "A Clockwork Orange", the Droogs were up for "a bit of the old ultra-" this; Lana Del Rey sang about it in 2014
    $600 28
The first freedom mentioned in the Bill of Rights is "the free exercise" of this
    $600 11
Peyton Manning repeatedly gave mid-game shout-outs to this city near the confluence of the Missouri & the Platte
    $600 25
This shortened word precedes "league" or "team" when it's a local sports league for fun rather than money
    $600 3
One cemetery holds the remains of the first & the last British soldiers killed in WWI--the latter, at 9:30 A.M. on this date in 1918
    $600 18
Chukkas & Chelseas are types of these
    $600 15
Ask Maverick; Kenny Loggins sang of "metal under tension" & "red line overload" as you approach this "risky" title area
    $800 29
Active from 1848 to 1854, this minor but influential political party opposed the spread of slavery into the western USA
    DD: $2,000 8
A very specific wooden post led to the naming of this southern state capital en Francais
    $800 24
There are more than 40 species of this conifer, including the 200-foot-tall noble
    $800 4
This early 20th century leader advocated a more European & modernized Turkey, including in clothing, as you see
    $800 17
In the 1950s a sexy movie with this infantile title inspired Balenciaga to design a dress of the same name
    $800 14
Call the FBI! This title madman of a Talking Heads song is on the loose; qu'est-ce que c'est
    $1000 30
The port of Freetown is the largest city & capital of this nation of western Africa
    $1000 7
The American Quarter Horse Association is headquartered in this "yellow" Texas city
    $1000 23
To Chaucer it was the belly; now it's the gaping mouth of a hungry creature
    $1000 5
How do you start a Civil War? Agree to the Magna Carta & then turn around & ask the pope to annul it like this king did
    $1000 16
Khaled Hosseini conceived "A Thousand Splendid Suns" after seeing women wearing these during a trip to Afghanistan
    $1000 10
Hall & Oates sang that this title killer will "only come out at out boy she'll chew you up"

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

Tanay Dusty Lucy
$5,200 $400 $4,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tanay Dusty Lucy
$10,000 $1,600 $6,600
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