Show #8211 - Monday, April 27, 2020

Sarah Jett Rayburn game 2.


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Matt Ribel, a speechwriter from Washington, D.C.

Lauren D'Souza, a sustainability analyst from Los Angeles, California

Sarah Jett Rayburn, a writer and stay-at-home mom from Hutto, Texas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $31,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
We write of its 4-color original pen
    $200 16
Beaten in battle, or a town paired with Lexington
    $200 1
This drama was about the survivors of the crash of Oceanic flight 815
    $200 30
Head to this state to visit the Mendenhall Glacier & the Mendenhall Ice Caves (but hurry--the ice is melting)
    $200 25
Named for the way it rolls around lonely streets in western movies, this plant was imported to the U.S. from Russia
    $200 2
It's the type of garden, seen here, where you might do some meditating
    $400 12
Here's a switch... the game called "Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020"
    $400 17
Your brother's daughter, or a town on the French Riviera
    $400 7
Sherlock Holmes & Dr. Watson solved crimes in modern-day New York City on this CBS procedural
    $400 29
This granite boulder is in Pilgrim Memorial State Park in Massachusetts
    $400 24
This type of whale here has a point; and it's ivory
    $400 6
In England this summer squash is popularly called a courgette
    $600 13
Twinkies, which it calls "The Snack Cake Golden Child"
    $600 18
Spooky, or a Pennsylvania Great Lake city
    $600 8
A San Francisco detective solved crimes on this show despite his obsessive-compulsive disorder sometimes getting in the way
    $600 28
Visit the CNN Center or the Center for Civil & Human Rights in this city
    $600 23
Businessman Charles Schwab, novelist John Irving & lawyer David Boies all have this reading disorder
    $600 4
It's what the woman here is doing to her lemon
    $800 14
The stately Colorado pickup truck
    $800 19
A person's animating spirit, or city that's headquarters to Hyundai
    $800 9
Hayden Panettiere starred on this show about rising & fading country music stars
    $800 27
A 50-foot stainless steel South Dakota statue called "Dignity" honors the culture of the Dakota and this group whose name rhymes with "Dakota"
    $800 21
15% of a U.S. ton is this many pounds
    $800 3
Literally meaning "golden", it's the basic monetary unit of Poland
    $1000 15
Get your kicks, hoop it up & play your "A" game with Harden Stepback shoes
    DD: $1,200 20
4-letter low-carb diet, or Andean capital
    $1000 10
After their mom's death, 3 young women discover they have magic powers on this CW drama
    $1000 26
Miner & cowhand Jim White claimed to have discovered these New Mexico caverns as a 16-year-old in 1898
    $1000 22
Check out this two-word boat item as it goes soaring through the air; I like the cut of yours
    $1000 5
Native to Austria & Germany, it's the instrument being played here

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

Sarah Lauren Matt
$2,600 $2,600 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sarah Lauren Matt
$4,800 $3,400 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 13
Zulu is a subgroup of this 5-letter language group of South & Central Africa
    $400 12
A code of this color is widely used to call out a medical emergency all over the facility
    $400 7
If you see the "fumata bianca" come through the chimney & hear the bells of St. Peter's Basilica ring, this selection was just made
    $400 2
Mia Thermopolis in "The Princess Diaries"
    $400 26
In one legend this mythological hunter is killed by an arrow from Artemis & later placed in the heavens
    $400 17
Meaning to "achieve a goal", "there's more than one way" to do this, but why bring the feline into it?
    $800 14
Andries Pretorius, a leader of this Dutch settler group, defeated an army of some 10,000 Zulus at the Battle of Blood River in 1838
    $800 30
A sling type of this, a stretcher with an elevated headrest, can have 6 wheels & has 6 letters
    $800 8
This alliterative shrubbery from Exodus was not consumed by the fire that engulfed it
    $800 3
You get a role & you get a role & she got the role of Sofia in "The Color Purple"
    $800 27
Schiller's play about this Swiss man features a bow, an arrow & an apple
    $800 18
An idiom suggests not doing this "to spite your face"; why would you even consider it?!
    $1200 15
This host of "The Daily Show" speaks several languages, including Zulu & Xhosa
    DD: $2,000 29
This machine can restore a regular heartbeat by using electric currents... are we clear?
    $1200 9
Native Americans were fond of burning this plant in ceremonies, and the practice is now used to remove bad energy from home
    $1200 4
Abby in "Blood Simple", written by who else but the Coen brothers & directed by Joel
    DD: $2,500 28
In a 2008 novel she gets angry at the Gamemakers & shoots an arrow into a pig they are about to eat
    $1200 19
I've heard it said, "Don't throw the baby out with" this liquid; what is the matter with you people?
    $1600 16
Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has revived customs like the harvest festival of "first" these that also inspired Kwanzaa
    $1600 1
One factor for a newborn entering the NICU, short for this, is a birth weight of less than 5.5 pounds
    $1600 10
Some religious ceremonies feature one of these smoky incense carriers
    $1600 5
1993's "The Piano", for which she won an Oscar at age 11
    $1600 25
In this Edith Wharton novel, the aptly named May Welland Archer wins an archery contest at the Beaufort House
    $1600 20
Actors don't like "Good luck" before shows, but this 3-word alternative seems awfully painful
    $2000 23
Here as on each September 24th, Zulus celebrate a holiday that was named in honor of of this warrior leader of the early 1800s
    $2000 22
Have issues with your blood? Head over to this department, the study of blood diseases & of blood-forming organs
    $2000 11
The smoky cityscape of Delhi is beautifully lit up during this Hindu festival of lights
    $2000 6
The female lead in the 1976 remake of "King Kong"
    $2000 24
She gave Legolas a bow of the Galadhrim, "strung with a string of elf-hair"
    $2000 21
This 2-word term for someone deemed attractive yet chaotic has origins in warm foods served in the 19th century

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sarah Lauren Matt
$14,400 $8,700 $9,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Before they were photographed together in 1862, Lincoln wryly noted this general "should have no problem" sitting still for it

Final scores:

Sarah Lauren Matt
$8,400 $2,999 $2
2-day champion: $39,400 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sarah Lauren Matt
$14,400 $9,400 $11,000
19 R,
3 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $34,800

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Game tape date: 2020-02-19
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