Show #7691 - Monday, February 5, 2018


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Sean Udicious, an expeditor from Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Lorie Gasior, a license director from Gonzales, Louisiana

Jenny Rhodes, a university literature instructor from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,899)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
(In this first clue, we get to hear from her own lips what happened.) We had settled on "Stronger Together" as our theme for the general election after a lot of thought and discussion
    $200 1
DB is short for this type of jacket with 2 rows of buttons
    $200 5
Atomic No. 82, it was used by Romans for water pipes though known in Augustus Caesar's time to cause poisoning
    $200 17
This country is the BO in
    $200 10
The military position of rest is "at" this
    $200 12
Everything was big here, where Roger Clemens, Mary Lou Retton & Kevin Durant went to school
    $400 3
(He was born to tell his life's story.) I was a guitar player on the streets of Asbury Park and already a member in good standing amongst those who lie in service of the truth
    $400 6
In addition to a trophy, you get a distinctive green jacket when you win this pro golf event
    $400 18
Joseph Priestley found that a candle burned brighter & that a mouse thrived in this gas, a "new species of air"
    $400 24
There's diving info at, this country
    $400 11
A clumsy simpleton
    $400 13
This Arizona State lefty seen here was the NCAA Division I individual champ three times
    $600 4
(He delves into some of the thrills and horrors of writing fiction.) Second and slightly more important was the fact that I didn't much like the lead character. Carrie White seemed thick and passive, a ready-made victim
    $600 7
British King George III had to be forcibly fitted with one around 1810
    DD: $1,000 19
The coin called a "Zincoln" is 97.5% zinc & 2.5% this metal
    $600 25
It's any variety of a color to dye for
    $600 14
Down by 34 to Texas A&M with 19 minutes left, QB Josh Rosen led this West Coast school to a win in its 2017 opener
    $800 22
(Now listen to him--he handles with humor how politics shaped his life.) I grew up in South Africa during apartheid, which was awkward because I was raised in a mixed family, well, with me being the mixed one in the family
    $800 8
Keep warm with a jacket sometimes called by this name, also a type of fish
    $800 20
Back in 1772 Swedish chemist Carl Scheele called this most plentiful gas in our atmosphere "foul air"
    $800 26
A "shy", colorful carp
    $800 15
She won 5 Olympic golds for the USA, so being 2017's Pac-12 Swimming Newcomer of the Year... not a big surprise
    $1000 23
(She has cooked up a career based on a love of food.) I had a second book coming out, was hosting Top Chef and had addressed the U.N. in support of the organization then called UNIFEM
    $1000 9
This Seattle man whose name is on an outdoor brand designed his first goose-down jacket after a brush with hypothermia
    $1000 21
Oganesson, a synthetic element, is part of this group of gases that includes krypton & helium
    $1000 27
In astronomy terms, it's one billion years
    $1000 16
In one 35-game season for Navy, this man, "The Admiral", blocked a record 207 shots

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

Jenny Lorie Sean
$1,400 $1,000 $2,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jenny Lorie Sean
$1,600 $5,400 $6,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 19
They may be "single", "birth" or "helicopter", & a 2017 study says they live longer than other people
    $400 9
In 202 B.C. at Zama Roman general Scipio won the name Africanus by defeating this Carthaginian in battle
    $400 2
To get from Switzerland to Liechtenstein, cross this river
    $400 12
He "and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God amongst the trees of the garden"
    $400 1
If you say something embarrassing, you do this difficult action involving 2 parts
    $400 5
The Four Seasons
    $800 20
A U. of Miami study found married men survived the longest with this most common male gland cancer
    $800 10
Launched in 1960 to reflect radio signals, Echo was NASA's first of this type of satellite or satelloon
    $800 18
This "colorful" river is known as the Song Hong in Vietnam & the Yuan Chiang in China
    $800 14
"No razor shall come on his head... he shall begin to deliver Israel out of the hand of the Philistines"
    $800 3
To put yourself at great risk is to do this, something turtles have to do regularly
    $800 6
Miami Sound Machine
    $1200 22
I know, he snores & has morning breath, but Pitt researchers found doing this raises stress hormone levels
    $1200 15
In 1976 Operation Thunderbolt was the code name of the Israeli mission to free hostages held in this African country
    $1200 28
This Amazon tributary was called "The River of Doubt" until explored in 1914 by the president for whom it's named
    DD: $2,200 21
"And God said unto" him, "the end of all flesh is come before me...and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth"
    $1200 4
This hyphenated term refers to an easy decision, or the Scarecrow before meeting the Wizard
    $1200 7
The Hooligans
    $1600 25
The A.H.A., short for this, says having a dog lowers your risk of the type of disease it fights
    $1600 16
By act of Congress on June 2, 1924, all members of this group were declared U.S. citizens
    $1600 29
Adjectival name of a river in Sonoma County, California; nearby Sebastopol got its name from the same people
    $1600 23
In anguish, he said, "Even that it would please God to destroy me; that he would let loose his hand, and cut me off!"
    $1600 13
There's a joint in this phrase for that extra effort it takes to make things shine
    $1600 8
The Attractions
    $2000 24
The death rate in healthy men was found to double if they'd experienced this sad event from Old English reafian, "to steal"
    $2000 17
Published around 150 A.D., this geographer's "Cosmographia" showed an early map of Ireland
    $2000 30
The name of this Virginia river where many Civil War battles took place is Algonquin for "rise & fall of water"
    $2000 27
In 2 Samuel King David repeats the name of this slain son; Faulkner was listening
    DD: $2,000 26
Reusing his own 4-word phrase, soccer star Diego Maradona said this brought the world "an Argentinean Pope"
    $2000 11
Think country:
The Dancehall Doctors

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jenny Lorie Sean
$2,000 $7,400 $22,400
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Final Jeopardy! Round

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Final scores:

Jenny Lorie Sean
$1,889 $7,400 $20,000
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $20,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jenny Lorie Sean
$2,000 $7,000 $21,400
8 R,
2 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $30,400

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Game tape date: 2017-11-08
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