Show #7807 - Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Ryan Fenster game 5-B.


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Ryan Fenster, a banker from SeaTac, Washington

Bunny Miller, a retired operations manager from Huntington Station, New York

Michelle Cabral, an elementary school music teacher from Toronto, Ontario, Canada (whose 3-day cash winnings total $46,693)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
As a result of the 1966 case of this man v. Arizona, suspects in custody must be told of their right to remain silent
    $200 11
The ancient Incan citadel of Machu Picchu is perched above the Urubamba River valley in this nation
    $200 1
A pestle is used to grind spices & other foods; this, pestle's partner, is the bowl in which the food is ground
    $200 16
The winner of the battle for survival per Darwin
    $200 21
Big enough to fight & eat sharks, the largest octopus is the giant one named for this largest body of water on Earth
    $200 6
Lisa Vanderpump & Kyle Richards are 2 of the "Real Housewives" of this swanky city
    $400 27
A 1962 case said a nonsectarian prayer read in school violated the Establishment Clause of this amendment
    $400 12
Spewing more than 500 million tons of ash into the sky, Mount St. Helens erupted in this state in 1980
    $400 2
Beans with equine names include appaloosa & this kind seen here
    $400 17
A short, half-suppressed laugh or giggle
    $400 22
A deep sea octopus with large head fins that look like ears is named for this Disney movie character
    $400 7
In a 2015 film this character tells Anastasia Steele, "I don't do...romance. My tastes are very...singular"
    $600 28
Justice Robert Jackson left his hospital bed to be present for the decision of him v. Board of Education of Topeka
    DD: $800 13
This quiet cove of southwest Cuba came to sudden world attention in the spring of 1961
    $600 3
This brilliant yellow ultra-spendy spice is sold powdered or as "threads" (the flower's stigma)
    $600 18
Miss Manners is an expert on this standard of appropriate behavior in social settings
    $600 23
The only hard part of an octopus' body is a sharp, parrotlike one of these on its underside where its arms converge
    $600 8
She went coast to coast from the White House to the "Celebrity Big Brother" house
    $800 29
Roper v. Simmons said that for minors, this was cruel & unusual punishment, prohibited by the 8th Amendment
    $800 14
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows the Western Hemisphere on the monitor.) The Western Hemisphere's two largest islands are Greenland, which is the world's largest, & this island, 200 miles away
    $800 4
British roast beef should really be served with this, sort of a popover-soufflé hybrid
    $800 19
This women's underskirt has been worn since the Middle Ages
    $800 24
An octopus has 3 hearts to pump its blood of this color throughout its body
    $800 9
On the 2018 edition of "The Bachelor", this ex-car racer broke up with fiancee Becca to pick Lauren instead
    $1000 30
Dissenting in Kelo v. New London, Clarence Thomas objected to "boundless use of" this, government taking of property
    $1000 15
The lowest spot in South America is in this country that's also home to the continent's highest point
    $1000 5
Manzanilla is a green Spanish one of these, a product of a Mediterranean tree
    $1000 20
Crenels are the empty parts & merlons are the solid parts in this structure, a type of parapet
    $1000 25
Octopi are called the smartest these, animals w/o backbones; in 2009 one disassembled a valve & flooded a Calif. aquarium
    $1000 10
There are YouTube compilations of "You are not the father!" moments from this talk show that dates back to 1991

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

Michelle Bunny Ryan
$5,000 $1,800 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Bunny Ryan
$7,600 $1,600 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
In the 1970s:
"When the president does it, that means that it is not illegal"
    $400 21
In this 1981 film Jurgen Prochnow plays the captain of a WWII German submarine harassing Allied vessels
    $400 23
To hear him tell it, some of this psychiatrist's unusual meals have been accompanied by a nice Chianti
    $400 6
The perpetual light in one of these houses of worship is kept burning over the ark
    $400 12
In the rivalry between him & Wagner, his supporters were called Brahmins
    $400 11
Universal Music Group owns this word when applied to music; when applied to the city of Detroit, it's fuzzier
    $800 2
In the 1970s:
"Our long national nightmare is over"
    $800 22
This 1969 French-language film with a 1-letter title was subtitled "Anatomy of a Political Assassination"
    $800 24
Drs. Stone, Hall, Burton & Leavitt all work to avert bio-disaster in the Michael Crichton thriller about this strain
    $800 7
L.E.D.s, light-emitting these, were invented in 1962 but it took decades for them to come into wide use
    $800 17
This Russian is the other composer mentioned in "Roll Over Beethoven"
    DD: $2,000 13
Adobe does not want you to use this imaging term as a verb or noun--try "airbrush"
    $1200 3
"I do not expect the Union to be dissolved--I do not expect the house to fall--but I do expect it will cease to be divided"
    $1200 25
Dr. Maturin is ship's surgeon & friend to captain Aubrey in this Patrick O'Brian novel that launched a series
    $1200 8
Many stoves now use piezoelectric sparks instead of these to ignite the gas
    $1200 18
The Maple Leaf that he named "The Maple Leaf Rag" for was a saloon in Sedalia, Missouri
    $1200 14
This word is trademarked both for a "desk-top... card file" & for electronic use
    DD: $2,000 4
In the early 20th c.: "I took the canal zone, & let Congress debate, & while the debate goes on the canal does also"
    $1600 29
Toshiro Mifune starred in 1957's "Throne of Blood", one of 16 films he made with this director
    $1600 27
With the help of Jonathan Harker & others, this physician & metaphysician helps dispatch Dracula
    $1600 9
George Fox, founder of this Christian group, promoted "inner light", a direct connection to God
    $1600 19
Gounod, who came up with some good tunes, called this 6-letter word "the unique secret of" the composer's art
    $1600 15
Sheetrock is a trademark of USG, United States this mineral--"drywall" is OK
    $2000 5
In an early 20th c. message to Congress:
"We have stood apart, studiously neutral"
    $2000 28
In this '90s film an Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet
    $2000 26
A doctor himself, he created Dr. Stapleton, who solves medical mysteries in thrillers like "Contagion"
    $2000 10
Poe's last story is about this job & the narrator is "thoroughly alone... Neptune, large as he is, is not... 'society'"
    $2000 20
"The Old Castle" is one of the artworks on which Mussorgsky based this musical work
    $2000 16
In Canada, Loblaws Market owns this alliterative 2-word term for "generic"--it's their generic brand

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michelle Bunny Ryan
$14,800 $9,200 $11,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The unfinished Victory over America Palace & the rundown Victory over Iran Palace are in this city

Final scores:

Michelle Bunny Ryan
$19,200 $18,400 $23,600
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $23,600

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Michelle Bunny Ryan
$14,600 $7,600 $11,800
21 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
12 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
19 R,
5 W

Combined Coryat: $34,000

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Game tape date: 2018-04-03
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