Show #7380 - Friday, October 14, 2016


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Jerry Castro, a retired police captain from College Point, New York

Keely Walker, a manager of scientific writing from Glendora, California

Susan Cole, a legislative librarian from Bowie, Maryland (whose 2-day cash winnings total $39,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 10
On a penny you won't find the word "penny" but this instead
    $200 1
Italy has several fall festivals devoted to these fungi; black ones can be bought for around $1,000 a pound
    $200 25
Oklahoma is rich in double-E counties like Cherokee, Pawnee & this one from a Merle Haggard title
    $200 20
A hatching dinosaur is a highlight in a trailer for this 1993 blockbuster movie
    $200 15
This international radio distress signal used by ships & aircraft comes from the French for "help me"
    $400 3
A rival & nemesis:
    $400 11
This queen who sponsored Columbus turned up on a commemorative U.S. quarter in 1893
    $400 2
Stockton, California's festival of this veggie includes the Great Spear-it Run
    $400 26
In North Central Kentucky, you'll find this county whose name a corn whiskey has made famous
    $400 21
A "Mansfield Park" trailer noted that this author valued the story above "Emma" & "Sense and Sensibility"
    $400 16
From the Greek for "true study", it's the study of the origin & development of words
    $600 4
A secret ally:
    $600 12
This letter on U.S. coins indicates that the coin was minted in the "Mile High City"
    $600 7
Exotic fare served at the Hokitika Wild Food Festival on this country's South Island includes magpie pies & huhu grubs
    $600 27
Montana's counties include Big Horn & this one named for a 19th century general who died in Montana
    $600 22
In a trailer for this animated feature from 1999 Satan is in bed with Saddam Hussein
    $600 17
Mozart's "Haffner", for example
    $800 5
A convict, for awhile:
    DD: $1,000 13
When it appeared in 1913, it was the first animal besides the eagle to appear on a U.S. circulating coin
    $800 8
Each August, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, celebrates this favorite sausage with an annual festival
    $800 23
A trailer for the adaptation of this Neil Simon play opens with Robert Redford & Jane Fonda smooching in NYC
    $800 18
Ingrained prejudice against women
    $1000 6
A caretaker:
    $1000 14
Like FDR, less than one year after his death, he appeared on a circulating U.S. coin
    $1000 9
This Hawaiian island celebrates its famous sweet onion with a festival featuring a recipe contest
    $1000 24
Julian Fellowes penned this 2001 Robert Altman murder mystery with a trailer showing Clive Owen as a valet
    $1000 19
A peculiar habit or mannerism

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Susan Keely Jerry
$2,200 $1,600 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Susan Keely Jerry
$4,200 $6,400 -$1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: First we're gonna be putting the Little Mermaid to work in...)
    $400 2
This fellow may look funny, but just like my friend Sebastian, he's one of these
    $400 1
As Minister of National this, general Chang Wanquan is China's counterpart to Ashton Carter
    $400 20
The story of your life as written by you
    $400 19
Linus in this comic strip called big sisters "the crab grass in the lawn of life"
    $800 3
I used rolls & rolls of film to capture this living 135,000 square mile expanse in the Pacific
    $800 9
"A Natural Woman"
    $800 7
Han Changfu is Minister of this; with 1.4 billion people to feed, he'd better have a green thumb
    $800 21
Many beauty pageants have a Miss this title, meaning the woman was quite friendly & sociable with the other women
    DD: $1,500 13
Bartlett's cites the lines "O my prophetic soul! My uncle!" from this Shakespeare play
    $1200 4
Have you met my best friend, named this? He's not tired, he just likes sitting that way
    DD: $1,500 12
"Fortunate Son"
    $1200 8
The U.S. has HUD, Housing & Urban Development; China has HURD, in which the R stands for this opposite of urban
    $1200 22
Almost but not quite; this student ranks second in the class academically
    $1200 27
In 1821 William Becknell opened this great commercial trail between Missouri & New Mexico
    $1200 16
Bartlett's brackets this name before the quote "The daughter of Herodias danced before them, and pleased Herod"
    $1600 5
I like the look of sunken treasure, maybe from this type of ship, that added a syllable to the ancient galley
    $1600 14
"Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink"
    $1600 10
Wang Yi is Minister of foreign these; his wife must worry when he's out of the country
    $1600 23
From the Greek for "human being", it's the attribution of human characteristics to animals or inanimate objects
    $1600 26
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) In 1818, the U.S. & Britain signed a treaty, making this line the border between the U.S. & Canada from Minnesota to the Rockies; it was later extended to the Pacific
    $1600 17
"Once I built a railroad, now it's done" precedes this 6-word question, the title of a Depression-era anthem
    $2000 6
Some creatures glow under the sea thanks to the marine type of this heatless light
    $2000 15
"Le Freak: An Upside Down Story of Family, Disco, and Destiny"
    $2000 11
In 2013 China's head of this Protection said it was one of the world's "4 major embarrassing departments"
    $2000 24
In "The Bells" Poe used this long word meaning the ringing of bells
    $2000 25
This 3-named poet wrote "Thanatopsis", about the not-so-good feeling of ruminating upon death
    $2000 18
This Russian's "An Actor Prepares" says, "In the creative process there is the father, the author of the play"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Susan Keely Jerry
$14,600 $14,400 $1,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This character says, "Let me then tow to pieces, while still chasing thee, though tied to thee"

Final scores:

Susan Keely Jerry
$28,800 $9,400 $0
3-day champion: $67,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Susan Keely Jerry
$14,600 $15,000 $1,400
15 R,
2 W
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
4 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $31,000

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