Show #7955 - Friday, March 22, 2019


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Dave Scatena, a chemical engineer from San Francisco, California

Jeff Trojan, a marketing executive from Marina del Rey, California

Jonathan Lindeen, a senior finance manager from Denver, Colorado (whose 2-day cash winnings total $48,802)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
The earth swallowed the followers of Korah, who rebelled against Aaron & this brother
    $200 1
To erect a tent, or to shoot an idea by you
    $200 2
Varieties of this baking ingredient include pastry, all-purpose & self-rising
    $200 23
Emma, Geri, Mel B, Mel C, & Victoria
    $200 10
Created around 1831, he's literature's most famous bell-ringer
    $200 18
Miguel Lopez de Legazpi landed on Cebu island in 1565, founded Manila & became the first governor of this archipelago
    $400 5
She tricked & weakened Samson & received thousands of pieces of silver from Philistine nobles
    $400 14
It precedes "-ho" when giving one the boot
    $400 3
Because the rotation keeps the juices moving, rotisserie chicken is self-this, a process of adding moisture
    $400 24
LeToya Luckett, LaTavia Roberson, Kelly Rowland & some singer with the last name Knowles
    $400 13
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew shows three different bells on the monitor.) Depending on size and composition, bells may tinkle, chime, or make this sound, from the Latin for "to summon"
    $400 19
He created the characters Sancho Panza & Aldonza, also called Dulcinea
    $600 6
This ruler had John the Baptist beheaded
    $600 15
First name of Senator Grassley, & rapper D
    $600 7
Type of fish dish made by a Cajun method incorporating high heat, resulting in a charred crust
    $600 25
Anita, June & Ruth, so excited to be these eponymic siblings
    $600 28
One of the heaviest bells is the 127-ton "Bell of Good Luck" in Henan in this country where the oldest bells have been found
    $600 20
In 2012 Miguel Cabrera led the league in batting average, HRs & RBIs, becoming the first in 45 years to win this numeric title
    $800 11
Leading a group to arrest him, Judas betrayed Jesus with a kiss in this garden
    $800 16
Slang for a movie, or a light movement "of the wrist"
    $800 8
Tread lightly after popping one of these puffy dishes into the oven, from the French for "to blow"
    $800 26
"Don't Cha" remember Ashley, Carmit, Jessica, Kimberly, Melody & Nicole, these kittens?
    DD: $1,000 29
Macbeth rhymes, "The bell invites me. Hear it not, Duncan, for it is a" this "that summons thee to heaven, or to hell"
    $800 21
Nobel Prize winner Miguel Asturias' "Legends of Guatemala" spins tales of these Indians before Spanish rule
    $1000 12
The Phoenician princess Jezebel married this king of Israel & became his partner in crime & blasphemy
    $1000 17
The Highland one is a dance
    $1000 9
Bon Appetit offers 29 recipes with this Mexican pork sausage because "it makes everything taste better"
    $1000 27
Keren Woodward, Sara Dallin & Siobhan Fahey, who were really saying something in the 1980s & still in the 20-teens
    $1000 30
This "venerable" Anglo-Saxon historian gets credit for starting the tradition of ringing bells at funerals
    $1000 22
Named for a hero of independence, Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport serving this Mexican city has the code GDL

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

Jonathan Jeff Dave
$3,000 $600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jonathan Jeff Dave
$4,200 $4,000 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
2018's "Christopher Robin" had Jim Cummings as the voice of this bear & Tigger too
    $400 1
Fun things to do on this island include taking a photo at the Southernmost Point buoy & visiting Ernest Hemingway's home
    $400 12
Issued in 2018, Frozen Treats stamps smell like summer because you can do this alliterative pair of actions to them
    $400 11
Has a renal artery
    $400 15
"The Inheritors" by William Golding tells of these prehistoric humans who begin to encounter Homo sapiens
    $400 24
It's no child left behind when this marsupial mom is on the move
    $800 7
There were no bears on the set of this film--the mama grizzly that attacked Leonardo DiCaprio was a CG effect
    $800 2
Once a whaling center, this island 30 miles off Cape Cod has been designated a national historic landmark
    $800 22
A 2017 stamp of a total one of these was made with special ink that reveals the underlying moon when touched
    $800 13
Has an uncertain function in humans, though in rats it can aid in digestion & immunity
    $800 17
Cora, a 19th century slave, escapes via this title transport system in a 2017 Pulitzer winner
    $800 25
Its popularity comes & goes but flooring made of this has been around since the 1860s
    $1200 8
In a 2018 film this bear is framed for a crime & winds up in prison, where he makes marmalade sandwiches for the other prisoners
    $1200 3
The Grand Hotel on this Michigan island began welcoming vacationers in 1887
    $1200 23
A 2-cent stamp shows this eponymous fruit actually thought to be a lemon-mandarin hybrid
    $1200 14
Has an external auricle, which is boneless
    $1200 19
Told from a young girl's point of view, "The Heretic's Daughter" deals with these trials in the 1690s
    $1200 26
Seen here is one of these easy-to-make, glass-enclosed miniature gardens
    $1600 9
Ted, Mark Wahlberg's foul-mouthed teddy bear that came to life, was voiced by this guy
    $1600 4
This southern California island maintains a herd of free-roaming bison, the first one brought for a movie shoot in 1924
    DD: $3,000 29
A set of stamps features posters designed by Depression-era artists for this New Deal agency
    $1600 16
Produces bile & stores energy from food
    DD: $4,000 20
A blind French girl & a young German soldier's paths collide during World War II in this recent Pulitzer Prize winner
    $1600 27
The anti-anxiety drug Diazepam was introduced in 1963 under this trade name
    $2000 10
Bill Murray voiced this bear in the 2016 version of "The Jungle Book"
    $2000 5
From 1817 to 1821 Jean Lafitte ran his main smuggling operation from this island off the coast of Texas
    $2000 30
A firefly is part of the series that celebrates this, the ability of a living creature to produce light
    $2000 18
Has 22 bones, including the sphenoid at its base
    $2000 21
Robert Graves is perhaps best known for the fictional autobiography "I" this Roman emperor
    $2000 28
The ruins of this school in Athens founded by Aristotle have recently opened to the public

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jonathan Jeff Dave
$9,800 $9,800 $9,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This day created in the U.S. in 1872 is observed in Florida & Louisiana in January, but Maine & Alaska hold it in May

Final scores:

Jonathan Jeff Dave
$0 $0 $4,600
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $4,600

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jonathan Jeff Dave
$10,800 $16,800 $9,200
19 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
15 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $36,800

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Game tape date: 2019-01-30
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