Show #6820 - Friday, April 18, 2014


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E.A. Srere, an attorney and municipal judge from Dallas, Texas

Jake Bryant, a programmer and analyst from Weymouth, Massachusetts

Frédérique Delaprée, a foreign service officer from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to correct the incorrect word in each clue.)
    $200 13
Jean Stapleton, who passed away in 2013 at age 90, was best known for playing Edith Bunker on this sitcom
    $200 22
Michael Jackson, who identified with Peter Pan, lived on a sprawling California ranch he called this
    $200 7
A 5-pound, 12,600-calorie one of these candy treats-- ursa enormous?-- was shown on "The Today Show"
    $200 8
In 1783 in France the hot air balloon & this air safety device both got their first successful demonstrations
    $200 1
Chemical element:
    $200 2
"The Confessions of Tina Turner"
    $400 14
Her "Next Chapter" on OWN has included in-depth interviews with Cissy Houston, Beyonce & Lance Armstrong
    $400 23
New England's oldest surviving wooden mansion, the home seen here in Salem, inspired this 1851 novel
    $400 9
A recipe for this Middle Eastern dish calls for 1/3 cup tahini & 2 cups of canned garbanzo beans, among other items
    $400 27
According to the Natl. Insurance Crime Bureau, this Honda model was the most stolen car in the U.S. in 2012
    $400 16
Unwanted facial feature:
    $400 3
"The Breakdancing of San Luis Rey"
    $600 15
Of "The View" co-hosts, she's the only one with an Emmy, a Tony & an Oscar
    $600 24
You get a blue ribbon if you know the name of this family whose mansion sits at 2000 W. Wisconsin Ave. in Milwaukee
    $600 10
Time of year that describes dried or smoked sausage that keeps without refrigeration
    $600 28
Maglev is technology that helped one of these achieve a record 361 mph in 2003
    $600 17
Any temperamental diva:
    $600 4
"Beheaded" (by Toni Morrison)
    $800 20
Olivia Pope on "Scandal", in 2013 she was named TV Guide's fan favorite actress
    $800 25
Though you won't find a bride & groom atop it, the house seen here in Kennebunk, Maine has this "tasty" nickname
    $800 11
Originating with Native Americans, this pasty, pulverized dried meat, berries & fruit dish is for those on the go
    $800 29
Last name of the automating twin bros. famous for their "Steamers", one of which broke a speed record in 1906 at 127.7 mph
    $800 18
California city:
    $800 5
"Humboldt's Goiter"
    $1000 21
For more than 10 years, Conchata Ferrell has played the housekeeper Berta on this sitcom
    DD: $1,000 26
From 1903 to 1957, Beauvoir, his former home in Biloxi, was a home for Confederate veterans & their widows
    $1000 12
When underripe, the hachiya type of this fruit will pucker the mouth with astringency
    $1000 30
Today a 1,019' museum & hotel, this liner made 1,001 transatlantic trips
    $1000 19
Doing things the easy but sloppy way:
    $1000 6
"Advise and Congeal"

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

Frédérique Jake E.A.
$800 $0 $4,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Frédérique Jake E.A.
$4,800 $600 $7,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: ...and there will be 2 "BU"'s in each correct response.)
    $400 18
Even if you put "Burma" on the airbill, no FedEx service to the country now called this
    $400 13
"They Came From Another World" was the working title for this classic featuring alien pod people
    $400 8
"The Marriage of" this man is to Susanna, the countess' maid
    $400 6
Like Zeus, Shango, an African god of storms, dispenses justice by hurling these at the offending party
    $400 26
British hero Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, was born in 1769 not in Britain but on this nearby island
    $400 1
This common piece of lab equipment mixes air & flammable gas to produce a hot blue flame
    $800 19
You need to find another way to send that present to your pal in Mogadishu in this country
    $800 14
From the depths of the Amazon came this title character, originally in 3D
    $800 9
The English title of "Gotter-Dammerung" is this time of day "of the Gods"
    $800 7
Next stop, Pomona, California, named for the Roman goddess also called this fruit's "mother"
    $800 27
On June 21, 1815 Wellington's aide Major Henry Percy arrived in London to announce England's victory in this battle
    $800 2
Sorry for running late--traffic on the freeway was this, all backed up
    DD: $2,200 20
Though this country has "Central" in its name, it's too far off the beaten path for FedEx
    $1200 15
Martians attack Southern California, not England, in the 1953 film version of this H.G. Wells novel
    $1200 10
This Puccini opera is set in Nagasaki in the early 1900s
    $1200 23
Aeneas is seen here fighting these scary bird women
    $1200 28
In this job 1828-30, the Duke resisted reform to the system of elite-controlled parliamentary boroughs
    $1200 3
Let's all be this double-talk term for familiarly friendly
    $1600 21
It's not there yet, but when FedEx gets to these 2 "stan" countries, it will suit them to a "T"
    $1600 16
Exposures to radiation & insecticide cause Scott Carey to grow smaller & smaller in this flick
    $1600 11
He composed "The Tale of Tsar Saltan", which contains "The Flight Of The Bumblebee"
    $1600 24
"Rendezvous with" this hero of Hindu myth who uses magic to defeat the demon Ravana
    $1600 29
Wellington served as Lord High Constable at the coronation of this monarch in 1838
    $1600 4
It's a bomb designed to penetrate & destroy deep underground fortifications
    $2000 22
Even if you know this Pacific island nation ends with an "S", not a "TI" sound, FedEx won't take your package there
    $2000 17
An alien named Klaatu gets people's attention by briefly shutting down electricity the world over in this 1951 film
    $2000 12
The daughter of the high priest of the Druids is the title character of this Bellini opera
    $2000 25
Tammuz, a Babylonian fertility god, performs this special act every year in parallel to the seasons
    DD: $2,000 30
This contemporary nickname was a tribute to Wellington's toughness; Punch put "wrought" in front of it
    $2000 5
It's the double-talk name of the Japanese dish seen here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Frédérique Jake E.A.
$12,600 $7,000 $18,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

One of this man's "most priceless memories" is of "a delicately nurtured Southern belle with her Irish up"

Final scores:

Frédérique Jake E.A.
$14,600 $12,600 $12,000
2-day champion: $20,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Frédérique Jake E.A.
$11,600 $7,000 $20,600
14 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
11 R,
3 W
26 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $39,200

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Game tape date: 2014-01-14
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