Show #7272 - Tuesday, April 5, 2016


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Toni Johnson, a retail sales associate from Charlotte, North Carolina

Jeff Crosby, a youth ministry consultant from Rochester, New York

Udit Banerjea, an international relations graduate student from Washington, D.C. (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: In which you have to correct the part that is in parentheses.)
    $200 10
Since 2009, this presidential daughter has been a correspondent for the "Today" show
    $200 20
Put this 4-letter word after "gab" or "fun" & you get an event with lots of those
    $200 30
The West Indian species of this sea cow is Alabama's official state marine mammal
    $200 25
In 1919 George Hansburg patented this jumping device, a big hit in the bouncing '20s
    $200 1
Ringo played Ludwig these, with the band's logo
    $200 15
"Absolute (work divided by time) corrupts absolutely"
    $400 11
In 2014 she & husband Marc Mezvinsky welcomed their first child, Charlotte
    $400 21
If you say "he took a lot of" this, either he was criticized or his plane was shot at
    $400 29
In 1995 Missouri designated this stubborn equine its state animal
    $400 2
Symbolic of a profession, the car known as the Ford Crown Victoria this Interceptor went out of production in 2011
    $400 6
John & George used Vox AC30s, these (they might get loud)
    $400 16
"Our Constitution is (suffering from monochromatism) and neither knows nor tolerates classes among citizens"
    $600 12
That's Abraham Lincoln looking at a book with son Thomas, who was better known by this three-letter nickname
    $600 22
I can't sit still; I've got this 10-letter need to roam
    $600 26
School kids in Montana chose this fierce brown bear to be the state's official animal
    $600 3
It transports a very special person around town
    $600 7
Paul played a Hofner '61 "violin"-shaped one of these
    $600 17
"The carriage held but just ourselves--/ And (eternal life)"
    $800 13
In the 1970s Susan Ford, who became a photojournalist, studied with this landscape photographer
    $800 23
Bringing extra defensive players to rush the passer
    $800 28
Kentucky & Maryland, which both host legs of the Triple Crown, both have this as the state horse
    $800 4
During WWII this Austrian automotive engineer helped develop the Tiger tank
    $800 8
That crashing chord at the end of "A Day In The Life" is John, Paul, Ringo & Mal Evans on 3 of these
    $800 18
"The (quantitative measure of inertia) of men lead lives of quiet desperation"
    DD: $1,000 14
Last name of John, who before his death in 2013 at 91 was the oldest living child of a president
    $1000 24
In 1969 the first watch using this mineral to keep time came on the market
    $1000 27
The peregrine this is Idaho's state raptor
    $1000 5
Until 2014 Chris Christie's friend David Samson was head of this transportation agency
    $1000 9
The bloke playing the solo on "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" isn't a Beatle but this guitar god, using a Les Paul
    $1000 19
"(This family game) is business at the end of its journey"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Udit Jeff Toni
$4,200 $2,000 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Udit Jeff Toni
$7,400 $4,200 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And the X, the letter X will either be the first or the second letter in each correct response.)
    $400 26
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Sutter's Fort in Sacramento, CA.) In 1840, John Sutter received a grant from Mexico of around 50,000 acres here in the Sacramento Valley on which he built his fort; he named his landholdings New Helvetia for his homeland in this country
    $400 4
    $400 1
In the Sherlock Holmes tale "A Scandal in Bohemia", this man has settled into married life with Mary Morstan
    $400 25
"American ____ & Flow"
    $400 12
Unveiled in 2013, their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is just steps away from Houdini's
    $400 19
Shaft on which a wheel rotates
    $800 27
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Sutter's Fort in Sacramento, CA.) After years of disrepair, the fort was restored in the 1890s to serve as a museum; refugees from this 1906 event were temporarily housed at the fort, with the immigrant room here serving as a shower room
    $800 7
    $800 2
Her books about life on the prairie include telling how her sister Mary lost her eyesight at age 14 in 1879
    $800 24
"Maid in ____ Murder Mystery"
    DD: $2,000 13
In the 1990s their "two thumbs up" became a registered trademark
    $800 20
The marimba is a type of this instrument
    $1200 28
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from Sutter's Fort in Sacramento, CA.) In operation for only a short time, the distillery at the fort was used to make wine, but the grapes were so low in sugar, Sutter decided to distill the wine and make this fruity alcoholic drink that became known in California as aguardiente, or "burning water"
    $1200 3
    $1200 9
This author's father William Godwin has been called the father of philosophical anarchism
    $1200 16
"Bridge of ____ Like Us"
    $1200 8
This couple, shot dead in a 1934 ambush, is believe to have committed 13 murders as well as robberies
    $1200 21
No need to be anxious with this drug aka alprazolam
    $1600 29
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Sutter's Fort in Sacramento, CA.) Since almost everything shipped or stored had to be in barrels, the cooperage where they were made was crucial to Sutter's enterprises, one of which was baking & exporting the tough flour & water biscuits known as ship's bread, or this
    $1600 5
    DD: $3,000 10
Mary Stewart's enchanting Arthurian trilogy starts with "The Crystal Cave", the saga of this character's youth
    $1600 11
"2 Days ____ ____ ____ of Elah"
    $1600 14
They wrote some of England's most popular operettas, including "The Pirates of Penzance"
    $1600 22
This horse racing bet is also called a perfecta
    $2000 30
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from Sutter's Fort in Sacramento, CA.) In July 1846, this army officer known as "The Pathfinder" took temporary control of the fort after the Bear Flag Revolt, renaming it Fort Sacramento, thus leaving John Sutter as a figurehead in his own fort
    $2000 6
    $2000 18
Mary Jane Reed submerges herself into this Philip Roth character's Jewish identity to reap some missing family love
    $2000 17
"Gray Lady ____ by Law"
    $2000 15
In 1924, they published the first crossword puzzle book, & their company still publishes them today
    $2000 23
A limb of the body, or the terminal point of something

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Udit Jeff Toni
$16,200 $12,000 $7,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This cereal brand that's been with us since the 1920s teamed up with a brewer in 2015 to create a Hefeweizen

Final scores:

Udit Jeff Toni
$8,200 $8,400 $100
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $8,400 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Udit Jeff Toni
$15,000 $15,000 $7,800
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
21 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $37,800

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Game tape date: 2016-02-23
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