Show #7690 - Friday, February 2, 2018

Ryan Fenster game 5-A.


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Jenny Rhodes, a university literature instructor from New York, New York

Caitlin Silberman, an archivist from Madison, Wisconsin

Ryan Fenster, a banker from SeaTac, Washington (whose 4-day cash winnings total $90,198)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to clean up our proverbial mess.)
    $200 24
This city Down Under is the filling between Cairo & Capetown
    $200 11
Perhaps you might be interested in this job that Felix Frankfurter & William O. Douglas both began in 1939
    $200 18
Tinker Bell would feel right at home with Bloom, Flora & company in Winx Club, a group of these beings
    $200 9
A man who is dominated by his wife or mother is said to be "tied to her" these, perhaps in the kitchen
    $200 5
The grease wheel gets the squeaky
    $400 1
What comes between Dushanbe & Freetown? This U.K. city
    $400 10
Good evening! Might I interest you in this job? It's from the French... bold, lovely... a steward specializing in wine
    $400 19
On a 1963 telethon Pat Robertson asked that this many viewers give $10 a month, later naming a show for the effort
    $400 8
Since 1913 a theatre in Salzburg has presented opera & ballet performed by these, not humans
    $400 26
After impeachment, this pres. "won" in the Senate when only 35 senators--not the 36 needed to convict--voted guilty
    $400 6
You don't feeds the hand that bite
    DD: $1,000 2
Right before Bern on the list is this city, just 600 miles away
    $600 12
This word follows "nurse" in a health care job specializing in childbirth
    $600 25
"Now it's time to say goodbye to all our company" was part of the closing song of this 1950s TV show
    $600 15
Regular stretching can help prevent injuries to these muscles at the back of the thigh
    $600 7
Faint lady heart never won fair
    $800 3
This South American capital is alphabetically between Astana & Athens
    $800 13
With a career as one of these, you'll be singing those Orkin man's blues
    $800 21
Darla was known to cause strife in the "He-man Woman Haters club" during this show
    $800 16
This instrument, whose name is from Italian, usually has 4 pairs of strings
    $800 27
Having lost support from this, his own party, Thabo Mbeki quit as president of South Africa in 2008
    $800 22
The tune piper pays the he who calls
    $1000 4
Rounding out the list are Yerevan & this city on the lower slopes of Medvednica Hill
    $1000 14
From the Latin for "iron", this worker was similar to a blacksmith & often did a shod-y job
    $1000 20
Members of the "Sons of Anarchy" sported SAMCRO patches, the "MC" for this type of group
    $1000 17
It's a popular dairy product from Sargento
    $1000 28
This leader of Japanese descent tried to quit as Peru's president in 2000 but the Congress fired him
    $1000 23
Beggars wishes were if horses ride would

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

Ryan Caitlin Jenny
$0 $2,000 $3,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ryan Caitlin Jenny
$1,400 $4,200 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

"X" = Z
(Alex: Each response will begin with the letter "X", but it has a "Z" sound.)
    $400 1
In 385 St. Jerome, a widow & a group of virgins went on a pilgrimage through this "land of the Philistines"
    $400 8
In her "Little Town on the Prairie", the main character turns 15 & is getting ready to teach school
    $400 29
Wooden hammers hit wooden bars to make beautiful music on this
    $400 17
This author's "Billy Budd, Foretopman" has a Claggart clash that does not end well for either man
    $400 6
The official flower of the District of Columbia is the American Beauty type of this
    $400 18
You know it would be true, you know I wouldn't be a liar, to say this band turned down $50K from Buick to use "Light My Fire"
    DD: $2,000 2
The Camino Ignaciano is the route of St. Ignatius from this hometown to Manresa, where he awoke spiritually
    $800 9
James Corden voices Peter Rabbit in a 2018 film that's a very 21st century take on a work by this author
    $800 28
On the list of most popular U.S. baby boy names, it's the top one that fits the category
    $800 16
This title kid danced out of the movies & onto Broadway in 2008
    $800 7
In the saguaro type of this plant, green buds produce white flowers that last less than a day
    $800 19
This foursome was "Runnin' With The Devil" but runnin' without brown M&Ms, excluded in their concert contracts
    $1200 3
St. Thomas Aquinas died traveling to Lyon, France while attempting to heal this rift between the Latin & Greek churches
    $1200 10
A book by this author begins, "Are you there God? It's me, Margaret. We're moving today"
    $1200 25
This drug treats panic disorders
    $1200 13
In 1948 Billy Mitchell's son received a new medal honoring his dad from this chief of staff of this military branch
    $1200 23
Clusters of buds form florets in this green veggie that's rich in vitamins & protein, so eat up, kids!
    $1200 20
For a track on "Quadrophenia", this band had to bribe a train driver to blow his whistle departing Waterloo station
    $1600 4
Often depicted carrying Jesus on his back, he's the patron saint of travelers
    $1600 11
One-word titles by this author include "Sula", "Jazz" & "Paradise"
    $1600 27
This gas filled TV tubes
    $1600 14
Billy Strayhorn's lifetime collaboration with this legend led to hits like "Chelsea Bridge" & "Take the 'A' Train"
    $1600 21
Bob Geldof on the show-stopping performance by this band at Live Aid: "It was the perfect stage for Freddie"
    $2000 5
Born in Italy in 1850, this Sacred Heart founder was canonized after her death in Chicago
    $2000 12
She's the bestselling author of the novels "The Nightingale", "Home Front" & "Firefly Lane"
    $2000 26
A place of great beauty, I doth decree
    $2000 15
This evangelist's "Hour of Decision" was first broadcast on the radio in 1950
    DD: $2,000 24
This 3-word perennial, genus Myosotis, wants you to remember that its pink buds produce blue flowers
    $2000 22
At the 2017 Grammys, this hard rocking quartet of dudes went (Lady) Gaga to play "Moth Into Flame"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ryan Caitlin Jenny
$4,200 $9,000 $13,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Composers of this state's various official songs include Richard Rodgers & Woody Guthrie

Final scores:

Ryan Caitlin Jenny
$8,400 $8,401 $11,899
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $11,899

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ryan Caitlin Jenny
$7,200 $9,000 $13,000
17 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
(including 2 DDs)
11 R,
3 W
18 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $29,200

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Game tape date: 2017-11-07
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