Show #7983 - Wednesday, May 1, 2019

James Holzhauer game 20.


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Imar DaCunha, a business systems analyst from Orlando, Florida

Kate Jay Zweifler, a Realtor and stay-at-home mom from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

James Holzhauer, a professional sports gambler from Las Vegas, Nevada (whose 19-day cash winnings total $1,426,330)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will be a food with a domicile in its name.)
(Alex: That happens a lot with me.)
3 "I"s
(Alex: each correct response.)
    $200 2
This food for the calorie-conscious is also called Dutch cheese
    $200 24
Lady Gaga gave a fine performance as a bloodsucking countess on the "Hotel" edition of this FX series
    $200 30
After "Little House", there was "Little Town on the ____"
    $200 29
Discovered by accident in 1928, it was the world's first true antibiotic
    $200 28
The right not to incriminate oneself is enshrined in this constitutional amendment
    $200 27
Insects in the order Embioptera have glands that secrete this in order to spin the web tunnels in which they live
    $400 22
Take home a tapioca pudding from Kozy this dwelling
    $400 21
Reading aloud from this novel:
"Chapter 13, Confessions, 'Edward in the sunlight was shocking'"
    $400 17
By Strunk & White:
"The Elements of ____"
    $400 23
Ripped ab muscles are said to have this, the state of being clearly outlined
    $400 25
Juror misconduct is grounds to file a motion for one of these, a proceeding that is invalid
    $400 26
There are more than 2,000 species in this order of animals including the capybara & the porcupine
    $600 18
This brand of pancake topping that's been around for 120 years was named for a residence of Abraham Lincoln
    $600 14
Sink your teeth into this vampire-themed cereal that frequently makes a comeback around Halloween
    $600 16
A Savannah story:
"____ in the Garden of Good and Evil"
    $600 20
To start something, or to ceremonially make someone a new member of a society
    $600 19
It's the pre-trial procedure in which each side "finds" out about the other's witnesses & evidence
    $600 10
An anteater is in the order Pilosa; this similar-looking animal is in the order Tubulidentata
    $800 5
Nestle suggests using brown & white sugar to make these cookies named for a Massachusetts inn
    $800 13
This Marvel character from a 1998 movie is described as "Part man. Part vampire. All hero"
    $800 12
A reinterpretation of the gospels:
"The Last ____ of Christ"
    $800 15
A government's formal approval of a treaty
    $800 8
This word for a civil wrong is a homophone for a rich cake
    $800 9
Sheep are members of the order Artiodactyla, meaning they have an "even" number of these
    $1000 4
Reverse 2 letters in what a soldier's family is supposed to keep burning & you get these taters (don't keep them burning)
    DD: $4,600 11
The producer of this 1922 German silent film was accused of ripping off Bram Stoker's novel "Dracula"
    $1000 3
A memoir by Joan Didion:
"The Year of ____ Thinking"
    $1000 1
A Latin term used by Freud gives us this adjective meaning "lustful"
    $1000 7
With a promise to return to court, R.O.R. is "release on" this alone without paying any bail
    $1000 6
Lesser-known members of this animal order are the narwhal & the dwarf sperm whale

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

James Kate Imar
$9,800 $0 $4,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

James Kate Imar
$13,800 $600 $5,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Which are live on television tonight.)
    $400 27
This river flows beneath the Harry S. Truman Bridge
    $400 26
A former flight attendant, Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir was prime minister of this island nation from 2009 to 2013
    $400 25
Nature Valley Crunchy Oats 'N Honey Snack that's a rite of passage for a Jewish 13-year-old
    $400 28
Pfizer makes this popular anticholesterol drug that works by reducing low-density lipoproteins in the blood
    $400 29
In 1985 Philip Morris acquired this maker of Jell-O & Oscar Mayer meats for almost $6 billion
    $400 30
In 2011 he sang one of his classic hits after becoming the first recipient of the Billboard Icon Award

"Sweet Caroline / Good times never seemed so good..."
    $800 5
Holliwell Bridge is the longest covered bridge in this Iowa county
    $800 23
The youngest British PM since 1812, he was not yet 50 when he left office following the Brexit referendum
    $800 24
Musical based on "Pygmalion" in which a gentlewoman rides through Coventry naked
    DD: $11,381 17
The carbonate form of this is used to treat bipolar disorders
    $800 21
This leading U.S. general of WWI was Army chief of staff from 1921 to 1924
    $800 10
In 2013 he gave a memorable performance with a rendition of "Let's Go Crazy" followed by "Fixurlifeup"
    $1200 3
In area, Manhattan is New York City's smallest borough; this one is the largest
    $1200 22
Alexis Tsipras has led this debt-saddled European country since 2015
    $1200 1
Phrase describing how raw oysters are served that's an old synonym for battle fatigue
    $1200 14
This topical anesthetic applied in adhesive patches has also been marketed as Burn-O-Jel
    $1200 20
The soap opera "General Hospital" is set in this fictional city in New York state
    $1200 7
They rocked at the 2016 Awards in celebration of their farewell tour & the 35th anniversary of their biggest hit

"'Cause they got the beat, they got the beat, they got the beat, yeah, they got the beat..."
    $1600 2
Named for a geologist, this peak rises 14,500 feet in the Sierra Nevada
    DD: $10,117 6
He was president of France after Chirac & before Hollande
    $1600 11
Madeleine L'Engle's Newbery-winning novel that's also a vacation home
    $1600 13
Sing out the name of this brand used to treat fibromyalgia & nerve pain
    $1600 12
It was the make & model of the General Lee, Bo & Luke's car on "The Dukes of Hazzard"
    $1600 8
At the first awards in 1990, you couldn't touch this guy who won for No. 1 Pop/Rap Artist
    $2000 4
Once the terminus of a famed wagon trail, this state capital is almost 7,000 feet above sea level
    $2000 15
Vladimir Putin has been president of Russia since 2012, & this man has been prime minister also since then
    $2000 18
The site in Rome where Anita Ekberg waded in "La Dolce Vita" gets a nib & an ink cartridge for letter writing
    $2000 16
In the name of a well-known hallucinogen, it comes before "acid diethylamide"
    $2000 19
This general succeeded MacArthur when Truman relieved him of his command in Korea
    $2000 9
In 2015, the 30th anniversary of "The Breakfast Club", this Scottish band took to the stage singing their biggest hit

"Don't you... / Don't, don't, don't ,don't..."

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

James Kate Imar
$60,898 $4,200 $8,200
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Of the 4 riders mentioned in Revelation 6, only this one is explicitly named

Final scores:

James Kate Imar
$101,682 $8,399 $8,612
20-day champion: $1,528,012 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

James Kate Imar
$38,200 $4,200 $8,200
42 R
(including 3 DDs),
0 W
4 R,
0 W
10 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $50,600

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Game tape date: 2019-02-27
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