Show #8014 - Thursday, June 13, 2019


[<< previous game]

Jim Napier, a poker dealer from West Des Moines, Iowa

Adrienne Griffin, an attorney from Alexandria, Virginia

E.J. Wolborsky, a freelance project manager from Brooklyn, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $28,800)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
"Wanna be ballers, shot callers?" Lil' Kim was on hand with Puff Daddy & The Family, who let us know "it's all about" these
    $200 7
Take "us" away from a movie theater job & you end up with this, another pronoun
    $200 3
Serve yourself as much as you want & don't forget dessert at the chain called Hometown this
    $200 20
At 95,000 square miles, it's Mexico's largest state, though it bears the name of a tiny pet
    $200 22
The royal wedding of these 2 on July 29, 1981 had a royal price tag--more than s30 million
    $400 4
Seen here, performing from their album "ColleGrove", are 2 Chainz on the left & this rapper
    $400 29
Mary Mallon was the first person in the U.S. identified as an asymptomatic carrier of this disease
    $400 8
Take "me" away from an old honeyed liquor & you get this, found in the pages of a magazine
    $400 12
In 2017 it offered special $200 trips for 2 to Italy along with 8 weeks of unlimited access to its never ending pasta bowl
    DD: $1,500 19
All topping 17,000', Mexico's 3 highest peaks are these, & it's what Popocatepetl signifies
    $400 23
Pre-Kanye, her wedding to NBAer Kris Humphries cost $10 million; the marriage lasted 72 days, or about 140 grand per day
    $600 2
In 2016 Lil Uzi Vert was off to see this "Wiz" since the 2 teamed on "Pull Up"
    $600 28
The 3 centuries from 323 to 30 B.C. are called this era, reflecting the spread of Greek culture in Europe & Asia
    $600 9
Take "I" from a term for any revered person in a particular field & you get this flimflam game
    $600 13
Famous for its sliders, it was voted the chain with the most craveable burgers; Harold & Kumar would agree
    $600 16
Mexico's Baja Peninsula is separated from the nation's mainland by this body of water
    $600 24
In 1981 a 20,000-seat stadium was built for the weeklong wedding of the son of the 1st president of the UAE, short for this
    $800 1
He's known for "Turn Down for What" as well as Dave Chappelle's impression of him; Yeeeeeeah! How was mine? Close?
    $800 27
The 1952 Egyptian coup has succeeded; time for the group photo with these two future presidents in it
    $800 10
This adjective for crop-friendly soil is what's left when you drop "we" from the front of an adjective about clothes
    $800 14
Serving "good food fast", this southern favorite is known as WaHo for short
    $800 18
Not far from the resort of Cancun, the islands of Cozumel & Mujeres lie off the northeast tip of this peninsula
    $800 26
Donald Trump & Rosie O'Donnell were in attendance at the over-the-top 2002 wedding of David Gest to this Oscar winner
    $1000 5
Skippa da Flippa mentions Vikings on "Minnesota" by this lil Atlanta rapper
    $1000 21
Replacing the Qing dynasty, the republic of China was founded on Jan, 1, 1912 with this medical man as president
    $1000 11
Take "she" away from a law enforcement job & you get this snappy sequence on a guitar
    $1000 15
The largest operator of teppanyaki restaurants in the U.S., it celebrated its 50th anniv. in 2014
    $1000 17
It's the Mexican name for the Rio Grande
    $1000 25
Mikhail Gutseriev, on a Treasury Dept. list as this "O" word, put on a 2016 "billion dollar wedding" for his son

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

E.J. Adrienne Jim
$3,800 $2,600 -$400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

E.J. Adrienne Jim
$5,200 $6,300 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 30
E.B.'s flying toys
    $400 7
This family of stars has included Lionel, John, Ethel & Drew
    $400 18
This element gets its name from the Latin for "charcoal"
    $400 13
The Chicago Manual of Style frowns on this in manuscripts because it leaves no room for notes
    $400 21
Venerated in Islam, the "Black Stone" sits in a corner of the Kaaba in this city
    $400 12
The prizes originally came in 5 categories; this sixth, funded by the Bank of Sweden, was added in 1969
    $800 29
Gertrude's salty pickling solutions
    $800 6
In 2019, Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth suit up as part of this organization that protects the Earth from the scum of the universe
    $800 20
Greek argos, "not working", led to the name of argon, known chemically to be this 5-letter word, unable to react
    $800 14
A 1610 legal text is titled "The Duello, or," this, which means going mano-a-mano
    $800 22
In the 1572 Massacre of Saint Bartholomew's Day, thousands of these French Protestants were murdered
    $800 10
The Peace Prize has often gone to organizations, as in 2013 to the Organization for the Prohibition of these.
    $1200 28
Ms. Cather's country estates
    $1200 3
He directed commercials & videos before helming "Se7en" & "Fight Club"
    $1200 19
This actinide element was discovered in the U.S. but named for a pair of French scientists
    $1200 15
Thomas Sutton added a hinged mirror to create the first SLR camera, short for this
    $1200 23
This German Pope became the second non-Italian in a row after 450 Italian-filled years
    $1200 8
Alfred Nobel wrote that one of the prizes should reward discovery "in the domain of" this "or medicine"
    $1600 27
Late novelist Doris' benedictions
    $1600 4
The 1932 film "White Zombie" starred this actor better known as a bloodsucker
    DD: $2,000 2
This alternate name for Tungsten is made up of 2 animals, one known to prey on the other
    $1600 16
A clarinet is this type of wind instrument
    $1600 24
Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania was founded in 1885 by a member of this religious faith
    DD: $4,000 9
Only 2 awardees have ever turned down a Nobel Prize: Peace winner Le Duc Tho & this French philosopher, for literature
    $2000 26
"Herzog" author's stringed instruments
    $2000 5
Title first name of novelist & Alzheimer's sufferer Murdoch, played by Judi Dench
    $2000 1
A word for the moon gave this element, atomic number 34, its name
    $2000 17
The lone spade in your bridge hand is called this word
    $2000 25
Citing Hebrews 11 & 12:1, this religious group considers Abel to be the first of their name, you see
    $2000 11
Since 2000 the winners' cash prize has ranged between 8 million & 10 million of this Swedish currency

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

E.J. Adrienne Jim
$22,800 $12,700 $10,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: WORD, not WORLD.)
This word for a bug or malfunction was popularized in the 1962 book "Into Orbit" by the Mercury astronauts

Final scores:

E.J. Adrienne Jim
$25,401 $24,700 $6,600
2-day champion: $54,201 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

E.J. Adrienne Jim
$20,000 $11,600 $10,800
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
13 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $42,400

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2019-03-13
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at