Show #8026 - Monday, July 1, 2019


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Debbie Kauffman, a university professor from Greeley, Colorado

Josh Levit, a union organizer from Brighton, Massachusetts

E.J. Wolborsky, a freelance project manager from Brooklyn, New York (whose 3-day cash winnings total $66,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 2
By Mitch Albom:
"Tuesdays with ____"
    $200 21
Me-ouch! It's the implement seen here
    $200 10
It's a synonym for mogul or magnate
    $200 7
In 1741 this man died on the island that would be named for him in the sea that would be named for him in the N. Pacific
    $200 26
In this film Mandy Patinkin has the memorable lines "Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die"
    $200 16
South Africa is home to the Afrikaners, descendants of these people, from a Dutch word for "farmer"
    $400 3
Anthony Bourdain's "Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly":
"Kitchen ____"
    $400 22
Nuclear fission is an example of this type of self-sustaining process
    $400 13
A popular tourist spot, here's Iceland's Blue this
    $400 8
In 2017 Margrethe II knighted this Metallica drummer with the Order of the Dannebrog
    $400 27
Mandy Patinkin created the role of Che on Broadway in this musical set in Argentina
    $400 17
It's the homeland of the Flemings & the Walloons
    $600 4
By James Watson, about the discovery of the structure of DNA:
"Double ____"
    $600 23
With pathologist Howard Florey, biochemist Ernst Chain isolated & purified this antibiotic for general clinical use
    $600 14
Various forms of this word appear more than 250 times in the novel "Moby-Dick"
    $600 9
Comedian Victor Borge's inflationary words turn this phrase into "You look twoderful threenight"
    $600 28
Mandy won an Emmy for playing Dr. Jeffrey Geiger on this medical drama set in the city of his birth
    $600 18
The Maori, the first people to settle this country, make up only about 15% of the population today
    $800 5
First published in 1972:
"Dr. ____ Diet Revolution"
    $800 24
Whip & hip whip are maneuvers in this sport portrayed in the movie "Whip It"
    $800 1
This country flies the flag seen here
    $800 11
We're just "Mads" for this actor who played a villain opposite Doctor Strange
    $800 29
Mandy played George in the original Broadway production of this musical with sets & costumes based on a Seurat painting
    DD: $2,500 19
The Sinhalese are the majority people of this island nation
    $1000 6
A Pulitzer Prize-winning "Biography of Cancer":
"The Emperor of All ____"
    $1000 25
Bitcoin uses this technology as its transaction record
    $1000 15
If you insist on chewin' that tobacco, make sure to expel it into this bowl
    $1000 12
For this 19th century philosopher, "Subjectivity... is truth"
    $1000 30
Auggie, a boy with facial differences, goes to the school where Mandy is the kindhearted principal in this 2017 film
    $1000 20
You'll spot a lot of non-canine Dalmatians in Dalmatia, mostly along the coast of this country

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

E.J. Josh Debbie
$1,400 $2,600 $3,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

E.J. Josh Debbie
$4,200 $7,300 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 10
In this film, gunfighter Steve McQueen joins up with 6 others to defend a Mexican village from bandits
    $400 15
A funeral song, or any mournful sound
    $400 26
MLB's Angels aren't based in Los Angeles but in this nearby city
    $400 21
In the book of this much-suffering Biblical man, he "answered the Lord, and said, behold, I am vile"
    $400 11
(Sarah of the Clue Crew holds two containers.) While it might appear that there's more fluid in the test tube than in the beaker, they actually have the exact same this--the amount of space they occupy
    $400 4
On October 1st, 1553 this "Bloody" monarch was crowned queen of England
    $800 3
As Snake Plissken, this actor had to "Escape from" New York & Los Angeles
    $800 16
Collective term for the style of furnishings of a home's interior
    $800 27
On this continent's Kerepakupai Meru River, Angel Falls plummets 3,212 feet
    $800 22
This poetic lord wrote of "vile assignations, and adulterous beds, elopements, broken vows, and hearts, and heads"
    $800 12
Xylem & phloem in plants are part of this system dealing with food & water transportation
    $800 5
Joan I was a 13th c. queen of Navarre, a land that controlled vital passes in these Franco-Spanish mountains
    $1200 2
This actor returns as Peter Parker in "Spider-Man: Far From Home", trying to enjoy a vacation while battling new foes in Europe
    DD: $2,000 17
Term for a feudal Anglo-Saxon or Scottish lord; Macbeth was one "of Cawdor"
    $1200 28
These 6-winged angels of the Bible are the highest ranked, above cherubim
    $1200 23
An 18th c. quote says, "A man who could make so vile" this 3-letter play on words "would not scruple to pick a pocket"
    $1200 13
In vertebrate anatomy, it's the opposite of dorsal & means "on the tummy side"
    $1200 6
She reigned as queen of Castile from 1474 until her death in 1504
    $1600 1
It was Riggs, Murtaugh & Chris Rock as Detective Lee Butters in film number 4 in this series
    $1600 18
Worn in public by some Muslim women, it's a long, loose garment covering the body from head to feet
    $1600 29
This German actress immortalized the song "Falling In Love Again" on screen in 1930's "The Blue Angel"
    DD: $3,000 24
In a 1941 speech, Churchill referred to a "a vile race of" these traitors, from the name of a Norwegian one
    $1600 14
Eclipsing binaries are these types of stars that fluctuate in brightness
    $1600 7
Before she married France's Louis XVI & became queen, Marie-Antoinette was an archduchess of this country
    $2000 9
This actress' role in "Salt" as an accused spy for Russia was originally written for Tom Cruise
    $2000 19
It's a shallow bay; there's one of Benin
    $2000 30
Something of a self-portrait, Eugene Gant is the hero of this 1929 Thomas Wolfe novel
    $2000 25
In "A Passage to India" by him, Adela thought "Tears vile, a degradation more subtle than anything endured in the Marabar"
    $2000 20
The outermost region of an atom where electron transfers occur is called this "shell"
    $2000 8
Born in Catania in the 14th century, Queen Maria of this island lost her kingdom but returned with a fleet & took it back

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

E.J. Josh Debbie
$13,000 $17,100 $11,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

9-letter name for an area of 10 million square miles--4/5 the size of Africa--but only about 120,000 square miles of it is dry land

Final scores:

E.J. Josh Debbie
$0 $8,199 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $8,199 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

E.J. Josh Debbie
$15,000 $14,000 $11,800
15 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
18 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $40,800

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Game tape date: 2019-03-26
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