Show #7794 - Thursday, June 28, 2018


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Kat Long, a journalist from New York, New York

Frank Young, an animation writer from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Scott McFadden, a librarian from Muncie, Indiana (whose 1-day cash winnings total $26,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the country with the most speakers of the language we give you.)
    $200 26
With 8 husbands yet to come, in 1970 she began a 41-year run as Erica Kane on "All My Children"
    $200 6
If this spicy powder ends with an "E", it's likely pure; with an "I", it's a blend
    $200 21
"Anne's History" is a chapter in this book, the first in a series about an orphan
    $200 8
Don't be shy--of Disney's 7 dwarfs, he's alphabetically first
    $200 1
Often charging by the pounds, some laundries offer this & fold service
    $200 16
Mazanderani & Farsi
    $400 27
In 2009 the Daytime Emmy Award for Best Talk Show went to the women of this show; Whoopi!
    $400 7
Broth is mainly made from the meat of the animal, while stock comes from these other parts
    $400 22
A classic by Munro Leaf begins, "Once up on a time... there was a little bull and his name was" this
    $400 9
First discovered in 1937, the West Nile Virus is transmitted to humans by these
    $400 2
The Geiranger, this long, narrow inlet in Norway, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site
    $400 17
    $600 28
A hot TV moment of 2005 saw this man jumping on Oprah's couch to proclaim his love for his betrothed
    $600 13
The main difference between a traditional Italian pesto & French pistou is the use of these nuts in pesto
    $600 23
"The First Four Years" covers the early days of her marriage to Almanzo Wilder
    $600 10 preceded this website that launched in 2005
    $600 3
One from a palm tree is seen here
    $600 18
    $800 29
In 1981 Anthony Geary & Genie Francis got married to huge ratings as this pair
    $800 14
The difference between baking soda & baking powder is that baking powder contains an acid like cream of this
    DD: $1,000 24
A selfish boy takes shade & apples, among other things, from this, the title of a Shel Silverstein classic
    $800 11
The Ministry of the Interior building in Havana bears a sculpture honoring this revolutionary
    $800 4
A proverb says this "can move mountains"
    $800 19
Yoruba & Igbo
    $1000 30
When this game show debuted in 1976, it was hosted by Chuck Barris & its top prize was $516.32
    $1000 15
Ouzo is a Greek liquor; this is a 4-letter Japanese citrus fruit
    $1000 25
The title character of this book eats through one apple, 2 pears, 3 plums, 4 strawberries & 5 oranges
    $1000 12
Promoting healthy eating & reducing salt consumption, the DASH diet stands for Dietary Approaches to Stop this
    $1000 5
Heard here is a bit of Bach's "Toccata and" this "in D Minor"
    $1000 20

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

Scott Frank Kat
-$600 $2,400 $4,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Scott Frank Kat
$2,800 $4,600 $7,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
The name of this desert city that can hit 130° is used to mean anywhere remote
    $400 5
Michael Keaton,
Emma Stone
    $400 16
He wasn't inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, but into the Army
    $400 26
Books to help with these persistent fears include a workbook about overcoming the commitment type
    $400 1
George's movie scores include "Shall We Dance", which starred his friends, this dancing pair
    $400 21
The "R" in an IRA, it's what you're investing towards
    $800 12
This remote "-land" is from the German for "land behind"
    $800 6
Daniel Kaluuya,
Allison Williams
    $800 17
The Great Leap Forward program launched in this country led to a famine & millions of deaths
    $800 27
The cover of "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff" by Dr. Richard Carlson reveals this great truth
    $800 2
Despite pressure to use white singers in blackface, George Gershwin insisted on a black cast for this work set on Catfish Row
    $800 22
If you leave your job, you can turn your 401(k) into this 8-letter type of IRA
    $1200 13
This remote "-water" is an uncultured place out of the mainstream
    $1200 7
Gabourey Sidibe,
    $1200 18
Dedicated in June, this bridge linked Michigan's upper & lower peninsulas
    $1200 28
This motivational speaker urged us, in book form, to "Awaken the Giant Within" (easy for him to say--he's 6'7"!)
    $1200 3
In "I Got Rhythm" it's the line that follows "I got daisies in green pastures, I got my man..."
    $1200 23
You can use the money in your IRA in a variety of ways, but you can't use it as this type of security used for a loan
    $1600 14
Sent to work for an obscure movie co., Clark Gable asked employees, "Why ain't you wearing parkas in" this region?
    $1600 8
Kristen Wiig,
Kate McKinnon
    $1600 19
After he was publicly vilified, this "Doctor Zhivago" author declined to accept his Nobel Prize
    $1600 29
"The Power of Positive Thinking", by this Protestant minister, made positive thinking a household term in the 1950s
    $1600 4
(Kelly presents the clue beside a reproducing piano.) Similar to a player piano, a reproducing piano uses a roll to recreate a performance by a human pianist, which is how we're able to hear & see how George Gershwin played this famous piece of his
    DD: $3,000 24
Contributions but not always distributions are taxed in the type of IRA named for this Delaware senator
    $2000 15
In 1846 a Buffalo, N.Y. newspaper spoofed life in small, out-of-the-way towns in "Letters from" here
    $2000 9
Bill Murray,
Richard Dreyfuss
    DD: $3,000 20
Later vice president, he was elected to the first of 4 terms as governor of New York
    $2000 30
A book shows how "Predictably Irrational" we are--a pain pill worked better if subjects were told its this was higher
    $2000 10
George's song "'S Wonderful" was featured in this Oscar-winning 1951 film starring Gene Kelly & Leslie Caron
    $2000 25
This "faithful" investment firm with $6.8 trillion in customer assets says it's the USA's "No. 1 IRA provider"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Scott Frank Kat
$17,400 $11,400 $16,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The prologue of this tragedy is a sonnet whose rhymes include dignity & mutiny; scene & unclean; & life & strife

Final scores:

Scott Frank Kat
$33,601 $12,000 $2,001
2-day champion: $59,602 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Scott Frank Kat
$15,800 $11,400 $15,800
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
14 R,
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $43,000

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Game tape date: 2018-02-21
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