Show #7667 - Tuesday, January 2, 2018


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Olev Jaakson, a research analyst from New York, New York

Saralee Etter, a writer from Pataskala, Ohio

Nick Spicher, a museum educator from Everett, Washington (whose 1-day cash winnings total $15,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 24
"Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!"
    $200 6
This pain that radiates from the lower back to the foot is named for the longest nerve in the body
    $200 1
You'll cover several food groups dining on this city's lettuce, baked beans & cream pie
    $200 11
Having a scratchy throat, & the equine you rode in on
    $200 16
In an 1863 tale Philip Nolan wishes to never hear of the U.S. again & becomes "The Man Without" this
    $200 13
In a song title The Doors wanted you to do this
    $400 25
A feminist:
"Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to marry"
    $400 7
Speech difficulty & double vision are symptoms of a transient ischemic attack, considered a "mini" one of these
    $400 2
The Anchor Bar says it's the home of the original this deep-fried chicken dish with hot sauce & bleu-cheese dressing
    $400 12
Multiple beers, & the minor injury you got when you fell after multiple beers
    $400 20
He wrote about a "Red Badge" & switched colors for the story "The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky"
    $400 14
It was Debby Boone's only major hit & the biggest hit of the 1970s
    $600 26
At the Oscars:
"I can't deny the fact that you like me, right now, you like me!"
    $600 8
Numb fingers are a symptom of this syndrome caused by the ligaments of the wrist pressing against the median nerve
    $600 3
See the avocado peeking out of this sushi staple, said to have been created by chef Hidekazu Tojo
    $600 17
The act of aiding, & the personal errand runners for a movie star
    $600 21
Dashiell Hammett also wrote stories bout this detective, including "Too Many Have Lived"
    $600 15
Madonna went electronica in this 1998 album
    $800 27
Before a wedding:
"I suppose Charles and I can't go wrong if he's there with me"
    DD: $1,000 9
Vague pain around the navel that intensifies can be a symptom of this; apply pressure to McBurney's point to diagnose
    $800 4
Kraft's no-bake cheesecake is made with 2 8-oz. packages of this Kraft brand, softened
    $800 18
To construct, & what the contractor did to the customer after construction was completed
    $800 22
Manfred Mann topped the charts with this Bruce Springsteen-penned song
    $1000 10
Chronic fatigue & sensitivity to cold are symptoms that this endocrine gland in the neck is underactive
    $1000 5
This city's signature dish has ham, green peppers, onion &, of course, scrambled eggs
    $1000 19
To cause to be disconcerted, & a stage in a process of development
    $1000 23
Turn on this Neil Diamond song inspired by the movie "E.T."

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

Nick Saralee Olev
$3,000 $1,400 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Nick Saralee Olev
$6,400 $1,600 $400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 7
In 1791 this queen thought a disguise would work in fleeing Paris (it didn't. Also her husband's face was on the coins)
    $400 2
Every dog that has portrayed this female collie created by Eric Knight has actually been male
    $400 12
Abraham sends a servant across the desert on one of these beasts to fetch a wife for Isaac
    $400 1
According to the Chinese zodiac, 2017 is the year of this barnyard animal
    $400 13
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a map of Africa.) The protected southwest remains mostly arid from January to March, when monsoons typically hit the east and northeast of this nation
    $400 21
James Fenimore Cooper's most famous novel, it was the first prequel to "The Pioneers"
    $800 8
With big hopes, Ford put $250 mil. in development into this model that debuted in 1957 (the hopes & the model were gone by '59)
    $800 3
All Broadway productions of this musical have featured real-life shelter dogs as Sandy
    $800 22
In 1 Samuel, these "uneducated" enemies return the ark of the covenant to the Hebrews on a cart pulled by cattle
    $800 4
It's another name for a solarium
    $800 15
Smell the sweet air of the clove-producing island of Pemba in this country's Zanzibar archipelago
    $800 27
This actor's first Oscar nomination was for his role in "Silver Linings Playbook"
    $1200 9
This PM said a 1938 pact with Germany brought "peace for our time" (it didn't. Czech. soon got annexed, & he lost his job)
    $1200 6
Billy West voiced Stimpson J. Cat & later in the series, this canine companion
    $1200 23
This prophet gets no refund when he's thrown overboard while trying to flee to Tarshish by ship
    $1200 5
It's slang for a police informant
    $1200 16
Uganda's Bugaba Island in this large lake is a home of the African grey parrot
    $1200 28
It's the name of the fabled hijacker who parachuted out of a Northwest Orient Airlines jet in November 1971
    DD: $3,000 10
In 1954 Senator McCarthy turned his anti-Red drive on this institution (but in confronting Joe Welch, he made a huge mistake)
    $1600 19
This dog has feet of clay, loves to read the paper & is Wallace's canine companion
    DD: $2,000 24
In Numbers 7 this priestly tribe is given 6 covered wagons to transport the tabernacle & its furnishings
    $1600 14
A portable rocket launcher, or a brand of bubble gum
    $1600 17
Tunisia's Djerba Island has mosques, a cathedral & the El Ghriba this house of worship, said to be Africa's oldest
    $2000 11
On July 3, 1863 someone thought a "Charge" of this general's division would be a good idea (it wasn't. It really wasn't)
    $2000 20
He was the Jetsons' family dog
    $2000 25
The prophet Elijah as a grand exit featuring this flaming vehicle
    $2000 18
An incompetent prizefighter, or boxer Joe of comic strip fame who hung up his gloves in 1984
    $2000 26
When Sao Tome & this neighbor 90 miles to the N.E. were discovered by the Portuguese in the 1470s, they were uninhabited

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Nick Saralee Olev
$14,600 $11,600 $4,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

A 2015 BBC list of the 25 greatest British novels included 12 by women, 3 of them by this woman who died in 1941

Final scores:

Nick Saralee Olev
$5,999 $8,000 $2,000
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $8,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Nick Saralee Olev
$17,600 $14,600 $4,000
18 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
21 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
7 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $36,200

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Game tape date: 2017-10-24
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