Show #7948 - Wednesday, March 13, 2019


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Sam Corbett, an assistant office manager from New York, New York

Adrian Goldstein, a technical writer from Oakland, California

Barton Wong, a senior trading associate from Toronto, Ontario, Canada (whose 1-day cash winnings total $23,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

"PH" ≠ F
(Alex: In each correct response, the letters P-H will come up, but not with the "F" sound. All right?)
(Sarah: From the archives of auction house Profiles in History.)
    $200 19
In 1976 Florida's Dry Tortugas were paired with these vast wetlands as a UNESCO biosphere reserve
    $200 11
Though her clerks had to explain it to her, she's fond of her nickname "Notorious RBG"
    $200 3
In a kid lit classic, this elephant becomes king & marries Celeste, who becomes his queen
    $200 1
A campanile is a usually freestanding one of these housing a bell
    $200 22
This verb can mean to support the decision of a lower court in an appeal
    $200 16
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA.) Unseen in "The Wizard of Oz", an elastic chin strap kept the iconic hat on Margaret Hamilton's head during her flying sequences as this character
    $400 23
About a century after this naturalist visited Bird Key in 1832, a storm washed it off the map
    $400 10
During WWI she supported the French war effort by fitting ambulances with portable X-ray equipment
    $400 4
"A Wind in the Door" is a follow-up to this classic by Madeleine L'Engle
    $400 2
From the Latin for "four corners", it's a rectangular courtyard enclosed by buildings
    $400 26
Here is the view from this in a front door
    $400 17
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA.) Seen in the training center & arena sequences in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire", this silver combat bow was a signature weapon of this heroine
    $600 24
This 5-letter type of submerged sandbar is plentiful & dangerous in the Tortugas
    $600 12
She made her first entry in her famous diary on June 14, 1942, after receiving it as a gift for her 13th birthday
    $600 5
In a modern favorite by Mo Willems, "Don't Let the Pigeon" do this, even when he promises, "I'll just steer"
    $600 8
The horseshoe or keyhole type of this curved span above an opening is associated with Islamic architecture
    $600 27
These dogs can be German or Australian
    $600 18
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA.) Wolverine's claws were donated by this actor to help Australia's Fight Cancer Foundation
    $800 25
Formerly called Sand Key, Hospital Key once was home to a hospital built to battle this colorful disease
    DD: $1,200 13
In 1952, this pioneering writer on the environment was the first woman to win a National Book Award for nonfiction.
    $800 6
In "Make Way for Ducklings", Mr. & Mrs. Mallard settle down in this U.S. city's public garden
    $800 9
"Drop" everything & give us this name for the portion of a roof that extends out over a supporting wall
    $800 28
This type of restaurant has specialized cuts of meat
    $800 20
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA.) I've got a golden ticket; they were issued by Willy Wonka, played by this actor in the 1971 film
    $1000 14
Josephine Esther Mentzer was the birth name of this founder of a fragrance & cosmetics empire
    $1000 7
According to the title of a book by Giles Andreae, these animals "can't dance"
    $1000 15
This textured plaster used in ancient Greece & Aztec Mexico may not provide much insulation but is a great fire resister
    $1000 21
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from Profiles in History in Calabasas, CA.) Theatrical blood remains on these leather boxing gloves worn by Robert De Niro in his Oscar-winning performance in this film

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

Barton Adrian Sam
$400 $1,800 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Barton Adrian Sam
$1,000 $4,400 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We're not dealing with the dry tortugas but...)
    $400 18
All female sea turtles come ashore to do this; Ridley turtles are known for a mass event called the arribada
    $400 6
The L.A. Times took a 2004 prize for an in-depth look at the methods used by this retailer to become the largest in the world
    $400 9
This word for a type of substitute mother, after Kim Kardashian & Kanye West used one to carry their third child
    $400 13
Violins made by him can be pricey; one worth $2.6 million was -oops!--left on a train in 2016 but quickly recovered
    $400 26
In this show that launched a franchise, the title ladies live in places like Ladera Ranch & Dana Point, Calif.
    $400 1
PM Robert Borden insisted that Canada join this new international organization on its own, separate from the British Empire
    $800 7
A breaking news photo award went to Ryan Kelly for his shot of a 2017 car attack on protesters in this city in Va.
    $800 10
This word meaning a hatred of women, after Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 presidential election
    $800 14
An early edition of this group of English stories written in the 14th century went for $7.5 million in 1998
    $800 22
Drama about a motorcycle club that smuggles guns
    $800 2
President Raymond Poincaré of France was a firm believer in Germany's need to pay reparations as outlined in this document
    $1200 8
In 1975 Pulitzer gave 2 thumbs up to the criticism of this Chicago Sun-Times movie reviewer
    $1200 19
Following the passing of Burt Reynolds, this 7-letter adjective for "very hairy"
    $1200 15
The white "subway" dress worn by this actress in a 1955 film was not marked down when it went for $5.6 million
    $1200 23
A line from "Henry V" gave this 2001 HBO miniseries about a WWII army unit its title
    DD: $2,200 3
Billy Hughes spent WWI advocating this wartime practice, which split Australia as it later did the U.S. in the 1960s
    DD: $4,000 11
The Editorial Board of the New York Daily News was Prize-worthy for helping to save this theater in Harlem
    $1600 20
This procedure to end a debate, after Mitch McConnell filed a motion to end the debate on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination
    $1600 16
Let there be very expensive light from 2 gilt-metal & rock crystal these fixtures, bought at auction in 2010 for $677,000
    $1600 24
This sitcom about a bottled spirit debuted in 1965
    $1600 4
In August Jan Smuts said, "a wave of the deepest emotion has passed over" this country at the news of PM Botha's death
    $2000 12
Chris Hamby won for showing how doctors & lawyers worked to deny benefits to miners with this disease gotten on the job
    $2000 21
Every year on this date, the phrase "a date which will live in infamy"
    $2000 17
Just 2 years old, in 2017 a bottle made from this "most renowned grape variety" for fine red wine sold for $350,000
    $2000 25
"Spanning the globe..." began this athletic ABC show's opening credits sequence
    $2000 5
This dominating prime minister of Great Britain had a full name made up of three first names

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Barton Adrian Sam
$16,400 $6,000 $17,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

A boy at the end of this 1952 novel says to the main character, "Say it ain't true, Roy"

Final scores:

Barton Adrian Sam
$32,800 $10,000 $1,999
2-day champion: $56,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Barton Adrian Sam
$13,000 $6,000 $17,000
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
11 R,
2 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $36,000

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Game tape date: 2019-01-29
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