Show #7478 - Wednesday, March 1, 2017


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Joe Friedman, a family medical physician from Charlotte, North Carolina

Kate Edwards, a tech startup founder from Venice, California

Rob Liguori, a research editor from Brooklyn, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $19,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
...& we'll head to the middle of the Fifth... this composer's Fifth, actually
    $200 3
Adult this is defined as having a body mass index of 30.0 or higher
    $200 16
Take a chance on something risky & you "throw caution to" this
    $200 1
Truman State University in this state (where else?) has a low student-to-faculty ratio of 16:1
    $200 7
It's a garland of flowers that can be used for seasonal ornament or for mourning
    $200 13
In 1997 her character reevaluated her sexual identity in "The Puppy Episode"
    $400 17
The CDC says this alliterative condition is "the main reason that children miss school and adults miss work"
    $400 9
Your plan sounds great, but how exactly will it work? After all, "the devil is" here
    $400 2
This D.C. schools says it's "the world's only university designed to be barrier-free for deaf & hard of hearing students"
    $400 6
Also a word used in typesetting, it's a receptacle for liquids, especially holy water
    $400 11
After starring in her self-titled sitcom in the '90s, she finished 6th in the 2012 U.S. presidential election
    $600 19
A doctor may perform the needle type of this procedure to determine if a lump is a cyst, a benign tumor or cancer
    DD: $800 18
"Get out of" here refers to a sometimes lawless cattle city founded in 1872
    $600 4
The Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum at this school in Brunswick, Maine features Peary's sled used at the North Pole
    $600 8
When they're in action, it's where you'll find andirons
    $600 12
Punning on a movie title & starring a comedy veteran, it's the sitcom seen here
    $800 23
There was outrage over Mylan's steep price boost for this autoinjector used for treating anaphylaxis
    $800 20
Thomas Campbell rhymed up a cliche when he wrote, "My winged hour so bliss have been / like angel-visits, few and" this
    $800 5
At this women's college west of Philly, May Day festivities wrap up with a showing of "The Philadelphia Story"
    $800 10
I am your monarch, wearing my crown & raising my king-stick, I mean this
    $800 14
For 6 years this late, great standup was TV's Larry Sanders-- no flipping!
    $1000 24
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows an anatomical animation on the monitor.) An arrhythmia is any abnormal heart rhythm; when it's too slow, less than 60 beats per minute, it's called bradycardia; when it's too fast, more than 100 beats per minute, it's called this, from the Greek for "swift" & "heart"
    $1000 25
To mean "it looks shady", people say these "are bad"; it can also mean the science of light
    $1000 21
In the 19th century this university in Oxford, Ohio was dubbed the "Yale of the West"
    $1000 22
In 1980 Dustin Hoffman described this object by saying, "It has no genitalia & it's holding a sword"
    $1000 15
This "WTF" man was on IFC, whose web bio calls him a "twice divorced compulsive mess for most of his adult life"

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

Rob Kate Joe
$4,200 $600 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rob Kate Joe
$4,800 $1,600 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each response is two words--one with a C, one without a C.)
    $400 1
The seeds of Prunus persica, this fuzzy favorite, can take 18 months to germinate, but it's worth the wait
    $400 6
This stranded sailor never sees any trace of his shipmates except 3 hats, 1 cap & 2 mismatched shoes
    $400 16
The beginning of the Great Depression is often dated to the stock market crash in this month of 1929
    $400 21
El Salvador & Israel (2 colors)
    $400 8
Name shared by Chevrolet autos that began rolling in 1982 & Cleveland NBA players who began balling in 1970
    $400 4
A "C" added to this kitchen fixture gives you this term for a group of witches
    $800 2
The United States produces 240 million bushels of these annually, like the honeycrisp & the McIntosh
    $800 7
Zawistowska is the last name of the Polish refugee mentioned in the title of this William Styron novel
    $800 17
FDR addressed the crisis in part by creating this body, the SEC, to regulate the stock market
    $800 23
Cote d'Ivoire & Ireland (3 colors)
    $800 9
Max Bentley, "The Dipsy Doodle Dandy from Delisle" (Saskatchewan), is in this sport's Hall of Fame
    $800 5
A "C" inserted into this factual word gives you this temporary cessation of military action
    $1200 3
Here's a familiar quotation: this variety "is America's most commonly grown pear"
    $1200 22
This Hugh Lofting character learns new languages so that he can treat his 2- & 4-legged patients more effectively
    $1200 18
Americans forgot their cares with this household item that was owned by 40% of families in 1930 & 90% in 1940
    DD: $200 27
China & Vietnam (2 colors)
    $1200 10
Before "Kizashi" it's a car model; after "Ichiro" it's a Japanese & American baseball hit machine
    $1200 13
Combine a "C" with this word meaning difficult & you get this Swiss vegetable
    $1600 20
Sadly, Panama disease put the Gros Michel, once the most common type of this fruit, out of business in the late 1950s
    $1600 24
The main character in a Hermann Hesse novel is seen as this animal "of the Steppes", hence the title
    $1600 19
The 1934 NYC parade on this day, the 121st of the year, reportedly had over 100,000 marchers
    $1600 28
Hungary & Italy (3 colors)
    $1600 11
Nicknamed for his blondness, he won 10 World Series games for the Yankees in the '50s & '60s
    $1600 14
Join a "C" to what's seen on the left to get this weapon seen on the right
    DD: $3,000 25
The name of this Sinclair Lewis Minister is a byword for hypocrisy
    $2000 26
Many economists say this standard of fixed global exchange rates helped spread the Depression around the world
    $2000 29
Luxembourg, Chile & Cuba (3 colors)
    $2000 12
Hefty lineman Lincoln Kennedy, "The Oval Office", went to Super Bowl XXXVII with this Bay Area team against Tampa Bay
    $2000 15
Insert a "C" into this charged atom & get this object of veneration in the Eastern Orthodox church

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rob Kate Joe
$20,400 $0 $5,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Jimmy Stewart starred in 3 of the 6 films for which this Italian immigrant was nominated for Best Director

Final scores:

Rob Kate Joe
$20,400 $0 $5,800
2-day champion: $40,001 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Rob Kate Joe
$20,400 $3,200 $5,600
26 R,
3 W
7 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
12 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $29,200

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