Show #7561 - Monday, June 26, 2017


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Brandon Randall, a student from Provo, Utah

Elisabeth Larsen, a stay-at-home mom and online adjunct instructor from Pleasant Grove, Utah

Pat McNamee, a CPA from McLean, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,599)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
It's the opposite of rewind
    $200 4
This Brat Packer brings his knowledge of combat medicine to Angels Memorial as Colonel Ethan Willis on "Code Black"
    $200 1
Several states including Illinois enacted the workday of this many hours, a goal of labor unions
    $200 21
This Greek letter is the end
    $200 16
A festive dish for Easter dinner is a crown roast of this
    $200 25
It's in Australia, it's big, hot & empty, & it's called the Great Sandy this
    $400 12
The major navigable waters of the world are numerically referred to as these
    $400 5
As this character on "Friends", Matt LeBlanc was fond of asking, "How you doin'?"
    $400 2
Congress overrode the veto of this president to make Nebraska a state that year
    $400 22
Pro sports oddsmakers provide this type of opening line on a game, like "Dolphins by 4"
    $400 17
For Kwanzaa you might serve groundnut stew or this Jamaican dish of chicken seasoned with allspice & peppers
    $400 26
It's in Central Asia, between Russia & China; I've horde you Khan visit all 21 provinces
    $600 13
Idiom meaning no longer existing, like that extinct bird from Mauritius
    $600 6
The role of Ralph Kramden on "The Honeymooners" was played by this funnyman
    $600 3
The last of these military leaders, Tokugawa Yoshinobu was overthrown & imperial rule restored
    $600 23
Cosmo & Wanda grant Timmy Turner's wishes with wacky results on this animated show
    $600 18
BBC Good Food says that every Christmas table should have this fruity dessert & we won't go until we get some!
    DD: $3,000 27
It's in Africa, where it's the nearest country to continental Europe
    $800 14
Popular royals Charlotte Augusta, Mary, Duchess of Teck & Diana of Wales were each called this
    $800 7
It takes up to 7 hours to "tattoo" Jaimie Alexander for her role as Jane Doe on this drama
    $800 9
This unifying revolutionary man's army marched into Rome but he ended up being arrested
    $800 24
The IOOF is the Independent Order of these do-gooders
    $800 19
Cinco de Mayo favorites include guacamole & this Mexican dish whose name translates to "stuffed peppers"
    $800 28
It's in North America; along with Manitoba & Saskatchewan, it's one of Canada's prairie provinces
    $1000 15
This phrase meaning one couldn't be happier goes back to an old puppet
    $1000 8
She's had starring roles on "Ryan's Hope", "Star Trek: Voyager" and "Orange is the New Black"
    $1000 10
In 1867 the first cattle from this trail arrived at the railroad yards of Abilene, Kansas
    $1000 30
As the end of a railroad line, Atlanta originally had this fitting name
    $1000 20
Let's all thank Dorcas Reilly, who invented this Thanksgiving dish while working at Campbell's Soup
    $1000 29
It's in Europe: its only land border is with Germany

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

Pat Elisabeth Brandon
-$200 $2,600 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Pat Elisabeth Brandon
$600 $9,000 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: As a matter of fact, each correct response will be formed from some or perhaps all of the letters in the word "continents".)
    $400 17
A supporting garment such as a girdle is called this type of garment, like the base of a house
    $400 16
Mariners used to rely on radio beacons in these towers but now satellite positioning is used instead
    $400 1
His lab notes for March 10, 1876 say he called his assistant with the words "Mr. Watson--come here--I want to see you"
    $400 3
The epilogue to this novel tells us that one took holy orders, one married a rich woman & one moved to a country home
    $400 2
Songs by both Emmylou Harris & Todd Rundgren instruct "bang" this instrument (slowly for her, all day for him)
    $400 18
Not guilty
    $800 27
On Jan. 21, 2017 the National Mall was a sea of pink hats for the event formally known as the "Women's" this
    $800 23
The 1977 movie "Handle With Care" was about this radio fad
    $800 7
One of his fairy tales is "The Emperor's New Clothes"
    $800 4
In the 1879 story "The Begum's Fortune", he predicted chemical warfare using projectiles
    $800 6
In a song from "The Music Man", these "led the big parade"
    $800 19
Satisfied with what one has
    $1200 28
This lineage-based women's organization was founded October 11, 1890
    $1200 24
The frequency of radio waves can be as high as 300 of these units, which are a billion times another unit
    DD: $5,000 13
A museum named for this agronomist is part of the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site
    $1200 5
In this 1862 work, Victor Hugo wrote, "No one ever keeps a secret so well as a child"
    $1200 10
Billy Joel based this song on his experience playing at an L.A. bar called The Executive Room
    $1200 20
A pointy part of a pitchfork
    $1600 29
This star of "Juno" has become one of Hollywood's more outspoken feminists
    $1600 25
Need to identify your cattle? The USDA suggests injectable radio transponders or tags usually placed here
    $1600 14
Here he is, perhaps making the 114 offenses against literary art Mark Twain accused him of in two-thirds of a page of "The Deerslayer"
    DD: $3,000 8
This title character hails from Asteroid B-612, which has 3 volcanoes & a rose
    $1600 11
"Hey" this person, "play a song for me; I'm not sleepy and there is no place I'm going to"
    $1600 21
A medicine, or the key note of a musical composition
    $2000 30
Gilda Radner was among the victims of this cancer that still kills 2/3 of U.S. women who get it
    $2000 26
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a diagram on the monitor.) At night, radio waves can be reflected farther due to the greater elevation of this layer of the atmosphere, characterized by charged particles, allowing short-wave radio to travel better
    $2000 15
William MacGillivray helped write "Ornithological Biography", the text that accompanied his "Birds of America"
    $2000 9
Jean-Paul Sartre wrote this major philosophical work in 1943 while fighting for the French Resistance
    $2000 12
George Harrison wanted to get the "crying" effect without using a wah-wah pedal for this 1968 Beatles song
    $2000 22
It's number 50 on the periodic table

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Pat Elisabeth Brandon
$20,000 $20,000 $10,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Later an Oscar winner, she appeared as the child baptized towards the end of "The Godfather"

Final scores:

Pat Elisabeth Brandon
$0 $5,000 $20,001
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $20,001

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Pat Elisabeth Brandon
$16,200 $16,200 $10,800
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
19 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $43,200

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Game tape date: 2017-03-08
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