Show #7483 - Wednesday, March 8, 2017


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Annie Marggraf, an unemployed bartender from Vancouver, Washington

John Paul Gove, a social media marketer and go-go dancer from Laverne, California

Todd DeFilippi, a software engineer from Mountain View, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,583)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 9
This actor played a British prime minister in "Love Actually"
    $200 7
Say namaste in September, the national month for this practice, whether hatha or Bikram
    $200 2
A performance of the farce "Our American Cousin" by Tom Taylor was cut short due to this tragedy in 1865
    $200 1
A deadly game of ____ roulette
    $200 18
Known for his "high lonesome" sound, Del McCoury was a leader in this "colorful" music genre
    $200 3
Puppy Bowl, seen on this appropriate channel during the Super Bowl, has young canids fighting fang & paw
    $400 10
A lawyer on "Sex and the City", she returned to HBO to play Eleanor Roosevelt in "Warm Springs"
    $400 8
In the name of a June celebration, this 5-letter synonym for self-esteem follows LGBT
    $400 6
This Shakespeare comedy set in Illyria is said to have first been performed on January 6
    $400 4
Hat dance &
beaded lizard
    $400 20
The L.A. County Fair has a contest for this type of singing, & also honors the hosts called KJs
    $400 19
They're just larvae but many, including the saddleback type seen here, sport toxic hairs
    $600 11
This actor was dismissed from "Grey's Anatomy" after using some colorful language in a run-in with Patrick Dempsey
    $600 14
It's when National Poetry Month is celebrated; T.S. Eliot called it "the cruellest month"
    $600 28
Tony Kushner won his second straight Best Play Tony Award for "Perestroika", part 2 of this play
    $600 5
It precedes not only checkers but also chess
    $600 21 is known for sharing the songs of these whales as they visit Hawaii from November to June
    $600 25
This James Patterson tale of animals going on the attack became a series on CBS
    $800 12
Get smart & tell us the name of the guy who provided the voice for the animated Inspector Gadget
    $800 16
December is the month to celebrate both fruit cake & this holiday beverage
    $800 15
A set of 21 "____ Dances" by Brahms
    $800 23
A brand name based on a pre-WWII patent, it became synonymous with soothing sounds in elevators
    $800 26
Not the feared "killer" ones from South America, a group of these still managed to delay a Sept. 18, 2016 Angels game
    $1000 13
This former MTV VJ who goes by 1 name moved on to a more buttoned-down gig at Fox Business
    DD: $2,400 17
The month of May brings pollen & with it the awareness month for these 2 "A"ilments pollen can trigger
    $1000 22
The type of cotton in a Ritz-Carlton king sheet
    $1000 24
The song heard here at a Jewish wedding reception means that it's time for this Israeli round dance
    $1000 27
In 2014 this species of big cat terrorized the people of Northern India, with at least 10 kills

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

Todd John Paul Annie
$200 $0 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Todd John Paul Annie
$1,800 $800 $7,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Identify the film for us.)
    $400 22
Ben Affleck takes a business trip to Iran but never does make the title movie
    $400 3
A person who doesn't move much from his favorite TV-watching settee
    $400 2
Japan is home to the largest one of these; it measures 18 feet in height & contains 629 billion grains of sand
    $400 1
Mount Cook, not Mont Blanc, is the highest of the Southern these on New Zealand's South Island
    $400 11
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) In late 1620 an Atlantic storm altered the course of history because this ship ended up in Cape Cod & not in Virginia as intended
    $400 15
In 1656 Christopher Wren did the first experiments poking a rudimentary version of this needle into a vein
    $800 6
The title character hangs out with Kicking Bird & Stands with a Fist
    $800 4
It's what's being done literally in the photo here; idiomatically, it means to make a good situation even better
    DD: $3,000 19
The Black Forest Clock Association provides a seal of approval guaranteeing the authenticity of these clocks
    $800 25
More than two-thirds of the population of French Polynesia lives on this island; lucky them
    $800 10
In 1579 during his trip around the world, he stopped near present-day San Francisco & named the area Nova Albion
    $800 16
This part of the brain regulates body temperature & other autonomic activities
    $1200 7
From 1950:
Bette does Broadway
    $1200 5
This expression refers to an approach that uses a reward & a punishment as incentives to get a horse to move
    $1200 27
Once called a longcase clock, its name came from an 1876 song that said it was "taller by half than the old man himself"
    $1200 12
The first Atlantic-crossing ship built in what's now the U.S. took French settlers home from this S.C. island now used by the Marines
    $1200 17
To treat the bends, patients are placed in this chamber & given oxygen at greater than atmospheric pressure
    $1600 8
From 1960:
About Jack Lemmon's not-necessarily-crash pad
    $1600 20
A nice way of saying MYOB is "keep your breath to cool" this boiled cereal
    $1600 23
Display your wisdom & name this island group that includes Guadalcanal
    $1600 13
In 1735 James Oglethorpe invited this founder of Methodism to evangelize in Georgia
    $1600 18
With a cluster of huge blue or pink blooms, Big Daddy is one type of this flower
    DD: $2,600 9
It was the '70s:
Ted against Joanna regarding little Billy
    $2000 21
In Matthew 5:13 Jesus calls his disciples this
    $2000 26
This region's name comes from Greek words for "black" & "island"; it'll be esia to respond if you know Greek
    $2000 14
Years before Coronado, a Moor named Estevanico searched for 7 wealthy cities he called this
    $2000 24
In the hair type of this instrument used to measure relative humidity, hairs shorten or lengthen, moving a scale pointer

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Todd John Paul Annie
$1,000 $3,600 $15,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

"The Tale of Kitty-in-Boots", written by her in 1914, was first published in 2016

Final scores:

Todd John Paul Annie
$2,000 $3,600 $20,000
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $20,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Todd John Paul Annie
$3,400 $3,600 $14,200
13 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
3 W
25 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $21,200

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Game tape date: 2016-11-30
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