Show #7610 - Friday, October 13, 2017


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Michelle Kritselis, a managing editor from Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Manny Abell, a naval officer from Lacey, Washington

Scarlett Sims, a stay-at-home mom from Oak Ridge, Tennessee (whose 1-day cash winnings total $33,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Then we're...)
    $200 26
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Rickenbacker Guitars HQ in Santa Ana, California.) Rickenbacker began a music revolution with the prototype of the first truly electric guitar, the frying pan; it was made of solid wood so it could be loudly amplified without producing this screeching also known as the Larsen effect
    $200 2
In Israel, Arabic & this
    $200 1
You wear these on the legs to hold up hose or on the arms to shorten a sleeve
    $200 11
"In the beginning God created the ____ and the ____"
    $200 25
Bureau of Engraving & Printing
    $200 16
Full of booze or bullets
    $400 27
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Rickenbacker Guitars HQ in Santa Ana, California.)
Rickenbacker changed the sound of the 1960s when it gave the second-ever Model 360 12-string to George Harrison, who used it for the opening chord of the theme song for this 1964 movie
    $400 3
In San Marino
    $400 4
The pleats should always face up when wearing one of these with a tuxedo
    $400 12
"Cast thy ____ upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days"
    $400 24
Federal Bureau of Prisons
    $400 17
Understood, or comprised
    $600 28
Heartbreaker Mike Campbell uses a Model 620 12-string for that ringing tone fans love as he backs up this fellow Floridian
    $600 8
In Liechtenstein
    $600 5
The length of these is measured in buttons; 16-button length is formal, as with a mousquetaire
    $600 13
"And all the days of ____ were nine hundred sixty and nine years"
    $600 19
Employment & Training Administration
    $600 18
If you've been falsely convicted, you've been this, & you're on the wrong end of the choo-choo
    $800 29
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Rickenbacker Guitars HQ in Santa Ana, California.)
A Model 1998 was the victim when this musician who later got his own Limited Edition model did his first onstage guitar smashing in London in 1964
    $800 9
In Finland, Finnish & this
    $800 6
Tie tacks have largely taken over for these straight pins that secure neckties & ascots
    $800 14
"Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above ____"
    $800 22
National Park Service
    $800 20
It's the shaggy breed of collie seen here
    $1000 30
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from the Rickenbacker Guitars HQ in Santa Ana, California.) Rickenbacker-based guitars have provided the thunder for generations of rock bands; the bass here was played by John Paul Jones on this band's first US tour in 1969
    $1000 10
In Andorra, this language named for a region of Spain
    $1000 7
This Spanish-named shawl is usually worn over the shoulder
    $1000 15
From Leviticus: "when the plague of ____ is in a man, then he shall be brought unto the priest"
    DD: $1,000 23
Office of the Chief of Protocol
    $1000 21
Fixed in place in a solid mass; lately it often describes reporters

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

Scarlett Manny!! Michelle
$1,000 $1,200 $2,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Scarlett Manny!! Michelle
$3,400 $3,200 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: How appropriate.)
    $400 14
This former Soviet leader profiled Putin & said Russia's problems can't "be solved without a change in...government"
    $400 8
A Rottweiler who protects your property
    $400 7
The spines on the barrel type of this succulent may reach 10 inches in length
    $400 3
Sheryl Sandberg's "Option B" is about "facing adversity", such as this tragedy that befell her in May 2015
    $400 13
In October 1921 this annual sporting event made its radio debut
    $400 6
In this Mel Brooks '60s farce, Kenneth Mars is demented playwright Franz Liebkind
    $800 15
Russell Crowe wrote the article on this "Saturday Night Live" star who owns all of who she is
    $800 9
The condition swimmer's knee is mainly caused by the unusual kick of this specialty
    $800 27
The ear is the female part of the corn plant & this group of silky strands at the top is the male organ
    $800 23
National security adviser & Secretary of State under George W. Bush, she published "Democracy" in 2017
    $800 19
At Trafalgar on October 24, 1805, this 100-gun flagship carrying Admiral Nelson lived up to its name
    $800 5
Whoops! Fortune hunter Tom Cruise accidentally unearths the tomb of an Egyptian princess in this 2017 movie
    $1200 16
Rahm Emanuel writes about this ex-Trump White House Chief of Staff--both started on day one for their president
    $1200 10
A rural structure lends its name to this deep type of sink seen here
    $1200 28
This American botanist developed hundreds of strains of fruits and other plants
    $1200 24
An adaptation of his self-help book was published as "How to Win Friends & Influence People in the Digital Age"
    $1200 20
In Washington October 10, 1913, Woodrow Wilson pressed a button & blew up a dike far away, completing this project
    DD: $1,200 1
Turned out Jim Carrey was on the ultimate reality TV series in this pic
    $1600 17
Martin Scorsese shares that this Aussie actress actually slapped Leo DiCaprio in her 1st "Wolf of Wall Street" audition
    $1600 11
Northerners who head for Florida as soon as the weather gets cold
    $1600 30
Also known as a clove pink, this flower was used in Elizabethan times to spice ale & wine
    $1600 25
"The Zookeeper's Wife" finds herself hiding Jews smuggled out of this capital's ghetto in WWII
    $1600 21
In October 1917 thousands in this Portuguese city claimed to have witnessed a miracle in which the sun "spun"
    $1600 2
This 1973 horror classic had Linda Blair take an extended look around
    $2000 18
Ex-president of Colombia Cesar Gaviria warns this country's pres. Rodrigo Duterte the war on drugs is "unwinnable"
    $2000 12
In Greek myth, Ganymede, at right, had this serving job
    DD: $3,000 29
The 3 main classes of plant pigments are carotenoids, phycobilins & these greenish ones
    $2000 26
In fiction, she's known for her Kay Scarpetta novels, but she's also penned "Ripper" about the notorious killer
    $2000 22
He was only a corporal in October 1918 when he killed 2 dozen Germans to save his patrol
    $2000 4
"The Color of Money" was a sequel to this 1961 movie

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Scarlett Manny!! Michelle
$7,400 $16,000 $15,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The flag of Laos shows the white circle of the moon over the blue band, representing this river

Final scores:

Scarlett Manny!! Michelle
$400 $17,199 $10,600
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $17,199 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Scarlett Manny!! Michelle
$7,400 $16,000 $14,600
10 R,
0 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $38,000

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Game tape date: 2017-08-02
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