Show #7911 - Monday, January 21, 2019


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Humzah Qureshi, an attorney from Washington, D.C.

Kelsey Barcomb, a biomedical scientist from Denver, Colorado

John Presloid, a microbiologist from Perrysburg, Ohio (whose 3-day cash winnings total $67,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 13
In Jan. 1919 TR died & Jack Roosevelt Robinson was named for him in the town of Cairo, on this state's border with Fla.
    $200 7
After "Cheers" ended, this title name lived on for an additional 11 seasons
    $200 26
This landmark in Wiltshire, England was built in several stages over about 1,500 years
    $200 2
"The State of ___ ___ & Providence Plantations"
    $200 11
Today Dodge sells the RAM this kind of truck; in 1969 it released one called the Dude
    $200 21
There's a (nonalcoholic) Southern Comfort brand of this Christmas drink
    $400 14
Teddy was born in 1858 on New York's E. 20th street, just across the river from this borough where Jackie would become famous
    $400 8
For its ninth season, the title guy of this animated FXX show was a hard-drinking pilot, not a hard-drinking spy
    $400 27
9 of the 16 highest peaks in the U.S. are in this state's Wrangell-St. Elias national park
    $400 3
Founded in 963: "Grand Duchy of ___"
    $400 12
As of July 2018 California law says passengers in intercity buses must wear these
    $400 22
It's the group name, seen here
    $600 15
Jackie was a delegate to the 1964 convention of this party that had sent TR to the White House 60 years before
    $600 9
"The Bubble Boy" & "The Cheever Letters" were consecutive episodes in Season 4 of this
    $600 30
Neil Armstrong & Buzz Aldrin touched down at the edge of the Sea of Tranquility in this lunar landing module
    DD: $1,000 4
"___-Mesa-Scottsdale Metropolitan Statistical Area"
    $600 18
Circus performer Wesley Williams rides a 25-foot-high one of these
    $600 23
A batter making 275 total bases in 500 times at bat has this kind of percentage of .550
    $800 16
Jackie's mom respected TR for stands like his outspoken opposition to this type of homicide by mob
    $800 1
From 2006 to 2013 Showtime killed it with this show about a crime lab worker with a very different night job
    $800 29
According to a song from "Porgy & Bess", it's when "the livin' is easy"
    $800 5
The province of "___ and Labrador "
    $800 19
This mode of transport, seen here, got introduced nationally in 2001 on "Good Morning America"
    $800 24
The main topmast stay is part of this, the system of ropes & chains supporting sails
    $1000 17
Following TR's advice to carry one of these, Jackie used a heavy Louisville Slugger to win the 1949 NL batting title
    $1000 10
Just one more thing--name this trench-coated detective whose show originally ran from 1971 to 1978
    $1000 28
South Carolina's state tree; it's featured on the state flag, seen here
    $1000 6
"Federated States of ___"
    $1000 20
In the country hit "Drunk on a plane", a 737 is "rockin' like a G6", the G short for this aircraft maker
    $1000 25
This term can apply geologically to a rock or just mean combined

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

John Kelsey Humzah
$4,000 $1,600 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

John Kelsey Humzah
$9,200 $3,200 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 18
Big volumes of steam between the shortening & the dough put the puff in "puff" this
    $400 22
In Mexico, the name of this currency also means "weight," as in a weight of precious metal
    $400 28
From 1941 to 1944 residents of this city named for a former Soviet leader endured a tragic 872-day siege
    $400 1
This 2016 all-female reboot updated a supernatural franchise begun 32 years before
    $400 30
"I fear thee, ancient mariner! / I fear thy skinny hand!"
    $400 12
A coffee cup embrace
    $800 19
A steam iron smoothes wrinkles because heat breaks these between molecules of cellulose in fiber like cotton
    $800 23
This currency of El Salvador gets its name from Christopher Columbus
    $800 27
In 1941 the U.S. government began selling the Series E type of these to support the armed forces
    $800 3
Terry Jones of this comedy troupe was not kidding when he directed the economic documentary "Boom Bust Boom"
    $800 29
"The song of canaries / Never varies, / And when they're moulting / They're pretty revolting"
    $800 13
A vixen crate
    DD: $10,800 7
Earthquakes have lengthened the average interval between its famed eruptions of water & steam by about 30 minutes
    $1200 10
This South American nation's dollar has the currency code GYD
    $1200 9
If you were a U.S. male with a birthday of September 14, you might get unlucky No. 001 in the Dec. 1, 1969 lottery for this
    $1200 4
This Genesis singer/drummer was a train robber in the 1988 comedy "Buster"
    $1200 16
"A book of verses underneath the bough, a jug of wine, a loaf of bread--and thou"
    $1200 11
A solar Beretta
    $1600 20
Boiling water that turns into steam is undergoing this phase change from liquid to gas
    $1600 6
Wildlife including rhinos & elephants appear on different denominations of this monetary unit of South Africa
    $1600 8
During this war, inflation made paper currency worthless, inspiring the saying "not worth a continental"
    $1600 5
Dean Martin & this longtime comedy partner starred in the 1956 romp "Hollywood or Bust"
    DD: $400 17
"Death, be not proud, though some have called thee / Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so"
    $1600 14
A partial chortle
    $2000 21
AKA steam coal, this most abundant type of coal gets its name from a Latin word for "pitch"
    $2000 24
Just like American kids save pennies, a father in Gogol's "Dead Souls" tells his son, "Keep and save your every" this
    $2000 15
If you lived in Westphalia in 1633, you lived smack in the middle of this war
    $2000 2
In "Bustin' Loose" this late African-American comedian played an ex-con helping kids
    $2000 26
"Me, who am only Pippa,--old-year's sorrow, / Cast off last night, will come again to-morrow"
    $2000 25
Sorrow for another's troubles is the subject of this cute little song

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

John Kelsey Humzah
$29,600 $10,000 -$2,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Premiering in 2005, its story is divided into spring, summer, fall & winter, each narrated by one of the 4 male leads

Final scores:

John Kelsey Humzah
$25,000 $10,000 -$2,600
4-day champion: $92,200 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

John Kelsey Humzah
$21,200 $10,000 -$3,000
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
15 R,
1 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W

Combined Coryat: $28,200

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Game tape date: 2018-11-28
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