Show #7779 - Thursday, June 7, 2018


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Andy Mills, a math instructor from Iowa City, Iowa

Mirza Gluhic, a transcriber from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Michelle Rosen, a Ph.D. candidate from Cambridge, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 16
(Kelly of the Clue Crew presents an early photograph on the monitor.) Joseph Nicéphore Niépce created one of the first photos via a process he called heliography, in which 8 hours of exposure to this illumination created the image on the pewter plate
    $200 11
Alliterative type of bus seen here: hop on!
    $200 21
The breed here didn't originate Down Under; it was called the California this before it was the Australian this
    $200 26
So what's the deal with this stand-up comic having the No. 1 show in 1998? Guess he won the contest after all!
    $200 1
Traditionally, this Chinese dish contains shredded pork, stir-fried veggies & egg, served with thin pancakes
    $200 4
It's the second book of the Bible: head out!
    $400 17
Grains of this metal on film react with a developing solution to create a black & white negative
    $400 12
It describes stocks that aren't traded on a regular exchange, or drugs sold legally without a prescription
    $400 22
Nicknamed "The American Gentleman", this non-sporting breed from Mass. has a U.S. city right in its name
    $400 27
Wah! Ricky, I wanna be in the show!--Well, honey, this show of ours got a 67.3 rating in the 1952-53 season, so okay! You're in!
    $400 2
Bun bo hue, a spicy meat & noodle soup, is a specialty of this country
    $400 5
It's the second-most brilliant natural object in the night sky & also another second in our heavens
    $600 18
The button you press on most cameras to take the picture is called this "release"
    $600 13
An old fogey, or the object seen here
    $600 23
Developed in Wisconsin & seen here, the American water this is a rare breed; there are only about 3,000 in the world
    $600 28
In 2016 "Sunday Night Football" blitzed the competition as Cris Collinsworth & this play-by-play man led the league
    $600 3
In Japan this soup made from fermented soybean paste is eaten at Breakfast, lunch &/or dinner
    $600 8
A pair of these birds is the second gift in "The 12 Days Of Christmas" song
    $800 19
Alfred Eisenstaedt & Margaret Bourke-White were among the first photographers for this weekly picture magazine
    DD: $1,000 14
This city is home to Hanesbrands, the Hanes Mall & Wake Forest University
    $800 24
Bred for draft work, this state dog of New Hampshire shares its name with a wind, a salmon & a helicopter
    $800 29
Come & listen to my story 'bout a sitcom named this, No. 1 in 1963
    $800 6
It's the Bangkok favorite seen here
    $800 9
It's the second-most abundant element in the universe & it's also listed second on the periodic table
    $1000 20
Some smartphone cameras use wee gyroscopes for OIS, "optical image" this, for clear images even if the phone shakes
    $1000 15
Steer clear of the creature seen here, the Portuguese this
    $1000 25
George Washington seems to also be the father of the American this breed, with two animals in its name
    $1000 30
This actor & his "All in the Family" character Archie Bunker ruled from 1972 to '76
    $1000 7
Korean barbecue often refers to this 7-letter dish of thinly slice beef that's marinated & grilled
    $1000 10
The second king of England with this name was on the throne when the Crusaders took Jerusalem in 1099

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

Michelle Mirza Andy
$2,000 $1,200 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Mirza Andy
$2,800 $5,200 -$1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Today would've been his 60th birthday.)
    $400 21
(Jimmy of Clue Crew presents from Paisley Park in Chanhassen, Minnesota.) Prince will forever be associated with this: a song, an album & a movie that won an Oscar & 2 Grammys
    $400 6
Major ports on this Great Lake include Ashtabula & Sandusky
    $400 11
Jacob Marley
    $400 16
On Sept. 2, 1864 this general's troops occupied Atlanta
    $400 26
The German word for water, Wasser, gives us part of this petroleum jelly brand name
    $400 1
To talk someone out of doing something
    $800 22
Prince's pet birds Majesty & Divinity still live at Paisley Park & remind visitors of this song, Prince's first No. 1 hit
    $800 7
In 1858 this largest lake in Africa was given its royal name by the first European explorer to reach it
    $800 12
Miss Havisham
    $800 17
In August 1862 the Yanks got beaten near this Virginia creek for the second time in a little over a year
    $800 27
Not only big in furniture, this company is Sweden's largest exporter of lingonberries
    $800 2
Someone who differs from orthodox opinion
    $1200 23
(Jimmy of Clue Crew presents from Paisley Park in Chanhassen, Minnesota.) One of the first videos by a black artist to get regular airplay on MTV was this one, inspired by a pink Mercury Marauder; Prince was vaulted into superstardom as the song rode up the charts
    $1200 8
You can't see land in any direction as you drive 8 of the 24 miles of causeway over this Louisiana lake
    $1200 13
Mr. Bumble
    $1200 18
The Union won at Gettysburg on July 3 1863 & this other vital "burg" July 4, & the Confederacy was on the ropes
    $1200 28
Real estate is the "RE" in this company with 100,000 agents
    $1200 3
To scatter or spread ideas to the world
    $1600 24
As a songwriter, Prince had the top 2 spots on the Billboard chart in 1986 when "Kiss" was No. 1 & this Bangles hit was 2
    DD: $2,000 9
Convention-al wisdom says this crescent-shaped lake was formed by the Rhone River's natural damming
    $1600 14
Mr. & Mrs. Micawber
    $1600 19
An 1865 photo shows the extent of destruction in this capital
    $1600 30
The name of a hotel in Monterey became this brand name that first appeared on canned peaches in 1892
    $1600 4
Wasteful indulgence in pleasure
    $2000 25
(Jimmy of Clue Crew presents from Paisley Park in Chanhassen, Minnesota.) The threat of nuclear war inspired Prince to write the lyrics, "Everybody's got a bomb, we could all die any day", but as this song also reminds us, "Life is just a party, and parties weren't meant to last"
    $2000 10
We'll gamble you know the name of this super-deep lake on the Nevada border is from the Washoe for "lake"
    $2000 15
Association members Tracy Tupman & Augustus Snodgrass
    $2000 20
A critical 1864 fight was known as the Battle of this, for the Virginia region of dense thickets where it was fought
    DD: $2,000 29
This clothing store chain once has "Travel & Safari Clothing Co." as part of its name
    $2000 5
To put on a false appearance

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Mirza Andy
$6,400 $21,200 -$2,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

13th c. Emperor Frederick II's "De Arte Venandi cum Avibus" was the first work written about this -ology

Final scores:

Michelle Mirza Andy
$1 $28,200 -$2,600
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $28,200 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Michelle Mirza Andy
$6,000 $21,200 $400
11 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
27 R,
3 W
7 R,
7 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $27,600

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Game tape date: 2018-02-13
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