Show #7938 - Wednesday, February 27, 2019

2019 All-Star Games match 2, game 2.


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Team Julia (subtotal of $0)

Playing the Jeopardy! Round: Seth Wilson, a private events manager from Chicago, Illinois

Playing the Double Jeopardy! Round: Julia Collins, an administrator of a female-centric website from Wilmette, Illinois

Playing the Final Jeopardy! Round: Ben Ingram, a business technology integration consultant from Lake Wylie, South Carolina

Team Austin (subtotal of $8,000)

Playing the Jeopardy! Round: Leonard Cooper, a graduate student at Brown University from Little Rock, Arkansas

Playing the Double Jeopardy! Round: Austin Rogers, a bartender from New York, New York

Playing the Final Jeopardy! Round: Roger Craig, a machine learning consultant from Newark, Delaware

Team Ken (subtotal of $40,003)

Playing the Jeopardy! Round: Monica Thieu, a Ph.D. student in psychology from New York, New York

Playing the Double Jeopardy! Round: Ken Jennings, a writer from Seattle, Washington

Playing the Final Jeopardy! Round: Matt Jackson, a digital fundraising professional from Washington, D.C.

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will be a 3-word phrase.)
    $200 27
OutKast instructed, "Shake it like" this; the company said, no, don't--that can actually hurt the image
    $200 20
This actress's grandmother described Southern women as "Whiskey in a Teacup", the title of her 2018 book
    $200 29
1998 U.S. & British bombing of Iraq:
Operation ____ Fox
    $200 30
Walk through the Vanderbilt Gate at 5th Avenue & 105th Street to get to the conservatory garden in this park
    $200 28
This name for the one in charge of the big top is also an appropriate title for Sauron
    $200 26
Emily Post says those who get these cards, typically mailed 4 to 6 months before the wedding, must get invitations
    $400 14
This Meghan Trainor tune says, "I see the magazines working that Photoshop, we know that...ain't real"
    $400 19
This co-founder of CAA & onetime Disney president wrote a very candid 2018 memoir
    $400 24
1862 Confederate victory at a Blue Ridge sore spot:
Battle of ____ Ferry
    $400 22
Walk through Philly's Pennypack Park, not far from Temple University, & you might see a great horned one of these birds
    $400 23
Mario Zacchini, AKA the "human" this, once said, "Flying isn't the hard part, landing in the net is"
    $400 25
McCrory's was this kind of store named for the coins spent there; John McCrorey dropped his "E" for cheaper signage
    $600 13
In "The Boys of Summer", Don Henley sings, "You got that hair slicked back" & these Ray-Bans on
    $600 3
This author of "The Kite Runner" wrote "Sea Prayer" in response to the current refugee crisis
    $600 12
Battleship nicknamed "Mighty Mo":
USS ____
    $600 21
You can walk up Hippie Hill in this alliterative San Francisco park
    $600 18
Caught by his brother, in 1982 Miguel Vasquez did the first quadruple somersault using this apparatus
    $600 1
To ascertain one person's thoughts, as by telepathy
    $800 10
Grey Poupon & Evian are featured in this No. 1 hit by Kendrick Lamar
    DD: $1,000 4
This 3-named historian studied Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, FDR & LBJ for her book "Leadership in Turbulent Times"
    $800 11
1904-05 fight in the Far East:
Russo-____ War
    $800 15
30-mile Wildwood Trail is in this northwest city's Forest Park; William Clark visited when it was just forest
    $800 16
Pierrot & grotesque are 2 of the white-faced these you may see at the circus
    $800 17
Don't do this, meaning to put the important part of a news story way down in the article
    $1000 7
Lorde was still a teenager when she wrote "Royals", which namechecks Cristal & this French vodka
    $1000 5
He wrote "Little Children", covered high school in "Election", then gave us "Mrs. Fletcher", whose son is off to college
    $1000 2
3-winged mount of the Red Baron:
Fokker ____
    $1000 9
Stop to enjoy the landscaping of Dumbarton Oaks park in this city
    $1000 8
In 1902 Will Rogers joined Texas Jack's American circus as a bronco rider & trick artist using these
    $1000 6
A body part is in this expression meaning to pay expenses someone has run up

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

Team Ken Team Austin Team Julia
$400 $4,000 $4,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Team Ken Team Austin Team Julia
$2,800 $4,800 $5,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 30
This always frozen subsoil started forming around the time of Earth's first glaciation, 2 billion-plus years ago
    $400 26
A first century B.C. writer said of sculptor Praxiteles that he imbued this material with the passions of the soul
    $400 27
She's played a Desperate Housewife & the scheming Wilhemina on "Ugly Betty"
    $400 29
The 1993 Cherbourg dispute was between Britain & France over fishing rights in & around this island group
    $400 25
1918 date when WWI combat officially ceased
    $400 28
Part of a bride's ensemble
    $800 23
Erosion by glaciers created the lakes of these mountains, including Lake Garda & Lake Lucerne
    $800 24
Last name of the family that includes 3 generations of artists--illustrator N.C., Andrew & Jamie
    $800 5
Jennifer Hudson, Beyonce & Anika Noni Rose are the singing trio in this film adaptation of a Broadway show
    DD: $5,000 16
The self-proclaimed Saharan Arab Democratic Republic disputes the territory of Western Sahara with this nation
    $800 9
2018 date on which Mark Hamill, shamrock & all, was the guest of honor at Dublin's big parade
    $800 1
The heart, lungs, liver, kidneys, etc.
    $1200 22
Don't call Ayla in "The Clan of the Cave Bear" a Neanderthal--she's this kind of human that emerged later, around 40,000 B.C.
    $1200 14
He worked with Giorgione on frescos in 1508, then took over as Venice's greatest 1-named painter
    $1200 7
The mom of TV's Huxtable family, in 2004 she became the first black actress to win the Tony for a leading role in a play
    $1200 17
The Abyssinia crisis of 1935-36 was a conflict between these 2 nations, one in Africa & one in Europe
    $1200 10
Until it was moved up to January 20, this was the official presidential inauguration date
    $1200 2
Ear-splitting World Cup noisemaker
    $1600 21
Pangea, one of these, formed around 300 million & broke up around 200 million years ago
    $1600 12
Picasso saw himself & this painter as the Wright Brothers of Cubism & even called him "Wilbur"
    $1600 6
Maidie Norman, the maid who got offed by Bette Davis in this 1962 film, rewrote her lines so they wouldn't sound so stereotypical
    $1600 20
A 2012 Japan Times editorial accused China of engaging in this force-based "diplomacy" named for a type of warship
    $1600 11
1926 date on which Houdini died
    $1600 3
The left-hand page of a book or manuscript
    $2000 19
This dinosaur of 100 million+ years ago got its name because its teeth resembled those of a lizard that's still around
    DD: $3,600 15
In 1504 Durer tried to show perfect human forms in this pair, each holding a tree branch
    $2000 8
Awarded an honorary Oscar in 2018, she has a 6-decade acting career that includes "Roots" & "The Help"
    $2000 18
Falklands foes Argentina & the U.K. also bicker over the South these Islands, an old name for far-off Hawaii
    $2000 13
The Dominion of Canada was proclaimed on this date in 1867
    $2000 4
An early bike or trike

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Team Ken Team Austin Team Julia
$30,200 $13,600 $7,800
(lock match)

Final Jeopardy! Round

Interpreting for Vaclav Havel, future ambassador Rita Klimova gave us this phrase for a smooth change of government

Final scores:

Team Ken Team Austin Team Julia
$30,738 $13,600 $15,600

Cumulative scores:

Team Ken Team Austin Team Julia
$70,741 $21,600 $15,600
Winner: Automatic finalist 2nd place: Wildcard competitor 3rd place: $50,000 (split three ways) if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Team Ken Team Austin Team Julia
$24,400 $13,400 $7,800
Monica Leonard Seth
$2,800 $4,600 $5,400
Ken Austin Julia
$21,600 $8,800 $2,400
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
10 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $45,600

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Game tape date: 2019-01-09
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