Show #7514 - Thursday, April 20, 2017


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Joanne Huether, an I.T. manager from Farmingdale, New York

Nilanka Seneviratne, an international development nonprofit professional from Washington, D.C.

Emmett Robinson, an attorney from Greenwich, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $17,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Two words in each correct response.)
    $200 5
The siren on its logo was inspired by a 16th century Norse wood cut
    $200 20
Calea Victoriei is a main street in this Romanian capital
    $200 3
Joan Jett sang, "I love rock n' roll, so put another dime" here
    $200 6
A green onion & an adult male horse
    $200 25
If your black piano keys are shiny, they're probably plastic; if they dull with age, probably this wood
    $200 30
It introduces Moses
    $400 14
I spy this company's iconic logo that's been around in one version or another since 1951
    $400 21
Goulash soup is on the menu at Gundel, a fancy restaurant in this capital city
    $400 4
It asks, "Do you recall what was revealed, the day the music died?"
    $400 16
More fearless & more hairless
    $400 26
This company cleaned up when it introduced the Dustbuster in 1979
    $400 10
Its title has a silent first letter
    $600 15
The logo for this sports team is popularly known as the Flying Elvis
    $600 22
Many of these French-named homes,like Chenonceau in the Loire Valley, are open to the public
    $600 11
They gave us the rock anthem "Free Bird"
    $600 17
Relating to heredity & a product with no particular brand name
    $600 27
A black monolith mysteriously appears at different times in human history in this classic sci-fi film
    DD: $2,200 9
The title woman is King David's great-grandmother
    $800 1
As of 2016, this company's logo features the overlapping circle seen here
    $800 23
Heraklion is the capital of this Greek island
    $800 12
This Florence + the Machine song tells you to "run fast for your mother, run fast for your father"
    $800 18
Pleasant smelling & outrageous & reprehensible
    $800 28
The Black Death that killed many in Europe in the 1300s is believed to have been caused by this type of organism, Yersinia pestis
    $800 8
Gospel that begins, "In the beginning was the Word"
    $1000 2
From the 1970s & into the '90s, this company had a good run with the logo seen here
    $1000 24
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Czechoslovakia once consisted of four historical regions; in 1945, Ruthenia was given to the Soviet Union, leaving Slovakia, Moravia & this region
    $1000 13
It's the official title of Green Day's "Time Of Your Life"
    $1000 19
A clam soup & a group of cats
    $1000 29
Their home ice is located at 1901 West Madison Street
    $1000 7
This book of the New Testament mentions Tertius

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

Emmett Nilanka Joanne
$4,400 $2,600 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Emmett Nilanka Joanne
$8,600 $2,800 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 21
It sure looks like a dead leaf, doesn't it? but the creature seen here is actually the Indian dead leaf this
    $400 1
"There is a pile of clothing on the side of the train tracks", says this bestseller by Paula Hawkins
    $400 17
In 1839 China destroyed more than 20,000 chests of this smuggled drug in Canton, leading to a 3-year war with Britain
    $400 6
He coined the term "psychoanalysis"
    $400 11
James Doohan voiced "The Oracle" on this series' episode "For the World is Hollow and I Have Touched the Sky"
    $400 27
It's a chronology of activities or events
    $800 22
This bird (really Zeus) seduced Leda, leading to the birth of Helen
    DD: $2,000 2
This American woman is the subject of "The French Chef in America"
    $800 16
When this alliterative ruler gained control in 1279, it was the first time that all of China had come under foreign rule
    $800 8
The Penguin Dict. of Psychology says, "An intense dialogue about the wallpaper" would do as well as this inkblot test
    $800 12
Mother is a computer on the Nostromo in this 1979 Ridley Scott movie
    $800 28
With a pH greater than 7, my water sample is this
    $1200 23
Mexicos Zapatista rebels disguised themselves with these cold-climate items
    $1200 3
Despite falling for caretaker Louisa Clark, Will Traynor chooses assisted suicide over life in a wheelchair in this Jojo Moyes novel
    $1200 15
In 1955 the United States signed an agreement with this leader guaranteeing Taiwan's defense
    $1200 9
(I'm Anderson Cooper.) In an unsettling experiment, I test a device that simulates hearing voices in your head, a symptom of this mental disorder
    $1200 18
"Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines" shows us the exact moment that this computer system says "Hasta la vista", humans
    $1200 29
Retronym for a 20th century-style telephone connection
    $1600 24
In this Shakespeare play, Rosalind disguises herself as Ganymede & counsels Orlando
    $1600 4
This Russian dynasty is chronicled from 1613 to 1918 in a biography by Simon Sebag Montefiore
    DD: $2,500 14
In 210 B.C. Emperor Shi Huangdi was buried with an honor guard, thousands of clay soldiers known as this "army"
    $1600 7
This Swiss mister came up with concepts like the collective unconscious & archetypes
    $1600 19
The Cardiff Giant was a PC produced on this '80s-set AMC show whose title refers to a destruct command
    $2000 25
Fighting in Blackburn's Ford & the Peninsular Campaign, Sarah Edmonds dressed as a man to fight in this war
    $2000 5
This guy from "The Office" gave kids (& their parents) "The Book With No Pictures"
    $2000 13
After a massive demonstration in Beijing in 1999, China banned this spiritual movement, calling it a heretical cult
    $2000 10
Ivan Pavlov training dogs to salivate when a bell rings is an example of this classic type of reflex or response
    $2000 20
Edi & Legion are artificial intelligence entities helping the puny humans in the video games this "Effect" 2 & 3
    $2000 26
MetLife Stadium boasts that all 82,500 of its seats have "incredible" these

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Emmett Nilanka Joanne
$17,500 $14,400 $3,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Forbes says Jennifer Lawrence was the highest-paid actress in 2016; this alliterative woman was second

Final scores:

Emmett Nilanka Joanne
$6,199 $7,601 $1,300
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $7,601 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Emmett Nilanka Joanne
$15,000 $14,400 $2,600
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
19 R,
3 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $32,000

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