Show #7646 - Monday, December 4, 2017


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Kyle Becker, a research scientist from Nashville, Tennessee

Alice Pelletier, a technical services associate from Brooklyn, New York

Lisa Kristina, a freelance musician from Chicago Heights, Illinois (whose 2-day cash winnings total $36,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: All of the clues will be given by on-air talent at our affiliates across the country.)
    $200 20
(Hi, I'm Rob Fowler of News 2.) This literary character from Charleston tells Scarlett he may go back to his hometown because he misses "the calm dignity life can have when it's lived by gentle folks"
    $200 10
At NYC's International Debutante Ball, all girls are expected to wear gloves & gowns, both of this color
    $200 15
French for "beautiful"
    $200 5
Stated otherwise, this metaphor might be "pouring down Manx & Affenpinschers"
    $200 1
This "Magnificent" Medici died in 1492, afflicted with "fevers" in his "veins...limbs, intestines, nerves, bones & marrow"
    $400 21
(Hi, this is Ryan Kristafer from News 8.) Harriet Beecher Stowe lived next door to this other great American author at the time he wrote "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court"
    $400 11
Millennials prefer texts & think it's a waste of the recipient's time to leave this, except maybe to say happy birthday
    $400 26
Randy Moss &
Fred Biletnikoff got handsy
    $400 16
Algonquian for "mischievous one"
    $400 6
Standing in the relative peace of the beach, you'd experience this idiom of impending turmoil
    $400 2
Several Medici were diagnosed with this, actually a variety of joint problems; it gave one the nickname "il gottoso"
    $600 22
(Hi, I'm Mike Davis from 10TV.) I'm at the Columbus, Ohio house of James Thurber, who went on to write "The Secret Life of" this daydreamer
    $600 12
U.S. flag code says a flag in bad shape should be "destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by" this method
    $600 25
Carson Palmer &
Warren Moon
    $600 17
"Magnolia" or literally "wood" & "orchid" in Chinese
    $600 7
A pal who supports you only when it's easiest to do so
    $600 3
A 2007 exhumation showed the Pico della Mirandola, a Medici court philosopher, was murdered with this, atomic no. 33
    $800 23
(Hi, I'm Mark Allan from WDTN.) In his poem "Sympathy", Paul Laurence Dunbar wrote "I know why the caged bird sings"... giving this other African-American poet the title of her 1969 memoir
    $800 13
Anna Post says sending a wedding invitation means you expect this, so it's not nice to invite people you know can't come
    $800 27
Thurman Thomas &
Curtis Martin
    $800 18
From the Persian via Arabic, it's a fragrant flower
    $800 8
Involving the fourth & fifth months, it suggest that enduring travails can lead to joy
    $800 4
When this Medici queen of France was infertile at first, a treatment was to apply manure mixed with ground antlers
    $1000 24
(Hi, I'm Ellen Leyva with ABC7 Eyewitness News.) This southern California author has been especially successful with his Los Angeles-based quartet that includes "L.A. Confidential" & "The Black Dahlia"
    $1000 14
The United Spinal Association says a wheelchair is part of the user's "personal" this--don't invade by touching it
    DD: $2,000 19
From the Latin for "dawn", just like a Roman goddess
    $1000 9
To take attention from another; it literally happened to a guy who came up with a stage audio effect

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

Lisa Alice Kyle
$4,400 $800 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Alice Kyle
$5,000 $5,200 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Prime ministers.)
(Alex: Or in some cases, "mick".)
    $400 1
Heading southwest across South America, it's B, B, C--Brazil & these 2
    $400 21
JFK published "Profiles in" this; in 2017 W. published "Portraits of" this, his tribute to America's warriors
    $400 26
In 1938 this future billionaire flew around the world in the then-record time of 3 days & 19 hours
    $400 9
"Start spreadin' the news, I'm leavin' today, I want to be a part of it", this song
    $400 6
He was the first prime minister to serve Queen Elizabeth II, in 1952 when she was 25 & he 77
    $400 16
Drop the "mic" from the start of a teeny organism to get this long garment
    DD: $2,000 2
Crossing Iberia, you see P, S, A, for Portugal & these 2 nations
    $800 22
This singer signs his paintings Benedetto; that's Anthony Benedetto
    $800 10
In CB slang it's what a trucker says to interrupt a conversation or request to use a channel
    $800 7
He served the second-longest tenure as PM for Elizabeth II--10 years, from 1997 to 2007
    $800 17
Drop it from the end of a type of vinegar to get this light wood
    $1200 3
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map of north Africa.) From west to east across the top of north Africa, the first letters of the four highlighted countries spell out this word
    $1200 23
Novelist-artist Douglas Coupland popularized this term for the post-Baby Boom generation
    DD: $3,000 27
The day before flying at Mach 1 in 1947, he broke 2 ribs when he fell off a horse
    $1200 11
Jessie J, Nicki Minaj & Ariana Grande collaborated on this catchy 2014 hit
    $1200 8
In 1963 when Sir Alec Douglas-Home began his 1-year stint, he dropped his hereditary one of these
    $1200 18
From the end of an adjective for pottery to get this last name of actor Michael
    $1600 4
Drink an I, P, A going northwest into central Asia: India & these 2
    $1600 24
The art of this former talk show host who did 2 stints on "The View" often benefits desmoid tumor research
    $1600 28
In 1961 this "Across the Globe" airline initiated in-flight movie service with "By Love Possessed" with Lana Turner
    $1600 12
Now all grown up, the pair here came to fame in the 1990s starring on this sitcom
    $1600 14
1950s PM Anthony Eden resigned following the nationalization of this Egyptian facility & loss of U.K. control there
    $1600 19
From the start of a doctored drink to get this opener
    $2000 5
A clockwise tour of southeast Asian bordering countries is B, L, T--Burma followed by this pair
    $2000 25
Favorite subjects of this Royal Highness include Beinn a' Bhuird, a mountain near Balmoral
    $2000 13
Theodore Bikel played the Soviet captain who runs his submarine aground off New England in this 1960s comedy film
    $2000 15
So far, nine Conservative Party prime ministers have served Her Majesty; he was the last of the four Labour prime ministers
    $2000 20
From the end of a strong verbal or written attack to get this long stick

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Alice Kyle
$7,800 $9,200 $12,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

For this series of picture books that started in 1987, each crowd scene takes about 8 weeks to illustrate

Final scores:

Lisa Alice Kyle
$15,600 $17,700 $18,401
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $18,401

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Lisa Alice Kyle
$7,800 $8,200 $14,200
15 R,
4 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $30,200

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Game tape date: 2017-08-29
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