Show #8347 - Tuesday, March 2, 2021


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Michele Friedlander, a family law attorney from Encino, California

Jeff Noblitt, a university administrator from Northridge, California

Jon Spurney, a musician and screenwriter originally from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $37,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Mike: Each response is two words; one with "up" and one without.)
    $200 29
Sagarmatha is its name in Nepali
    $200 5
The long, narrow part of a guitar that carries the strings from the body to the headstock has this anatomical name
    $200 16
Alaskan pollock is the key ingredient in this alliterative McDonald's sandwich
    $200 6
World Boxing Council champs get these, handmade of Italian leather
    $200 7
    $200 23
"Up" goes before a mathematical group to make a word meaning "angry"
    DD: $1,000 30
This highest mountain in Japan is actually a volcano that last erupted in 1707
    $400 4
Don't worry, we're sure you know this word for the strips of metal embedded in a guitar's fingerboard
    $400 17
Kettle Brand makes Backyard, Country Style & Korean versions of this classic chip flavor
    $400 13
MLB's Rookie of the Year awards are named for this groundbreaker who won the award in 1947
    $400 8
    $400 24
"Up" rises to the top of a truck's cargo so you can move data from your computer to a server
    $600 15
Opened in 2016, a rail tunnel under these mountains is the world's longest; here are miners with the drilling machine known as Heidi
    $600 3
A guitar's strings are set to E-A-D-G-B-E in "standard" this
    $600 18
La Banderita adds both chia & flax seeds to its organic blue corn these chips
    $600 14
South African Gary Player was the first non-American to receive this association's lifetime achievement award
    $600 11
    $600 25
Take the focal point of a theater & add "up" to get the back of that part
    $800 10
Here's the crater of this Hawaiian volcano with a one-word name
    $800 2
Guitarists use picks, also known by this other "P" word
    $800 19
popchips adds this dairy product to both cheddar- & onion-flavored potato chips
    $800 21
College football rivalries can have their own trophies; the Ireland Trophy goes to the winner of Boston College vs. this school
    $800 12
    $800 26
"Up" is placed before an emotion to give us a word for "snobbish"
    $1000 9
In 1794 George Vancouver caught sight of this peak from Cook Inlet, an arm of the Gulf of Alaska
    $1000 1
This type of clamp raises the pitch of a guitar's strings
    $1000 20
In the 1970s a savvy marketer rebranded the tasty Patagonian toothfish as the "Chilean" this
    $1000 22
The NHL's Vezina Trophy goes to the league's top player at this position
    $1000 28
Yorba Linda
    $1000 27
When "up" is rising to the front of a serving of liquor, now we have the gist of an argument

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

Jon Jeff Michele
$4,000 $1,000 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jon Jeff Michele
$6,800 $1,600 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 21
In 1698 Scotland tried to found a colony on this New World isthmus; its failure was a financial disaster
    $400 16
An additional airing of a previously broadcast TV show
    $400 1
Leavenworth, Washington is home to a museum devoted to these, & it's not just open at Christmas
    $400 6
The title of this Colson Whitehead Pulitzer winner refers to an actual train system operating beneath southern soil
    $400 26
Vaporizing a liquid means pulling its molecules apart; for phenol, which forms strong hydrogen bonds, this point is high at 359.6ยบ F.
    $400 14
In a 2018 movie unafraid of anachronism, these traditional Robin Hood weapons blow up walls on contact
    $800 22
The image here depicts the lost colony on this North Carolina island
    $800 17
Candy word meaning to falsify numbers
    $800 2
The Museum of the American Revolution opened in 2017, 2 blocks away from Independence Hall in this city
    $800 7
In "Ruled Britannia", the Spanish Armada was victorious & this Spaniard rules England alongside Bloody Mary Tudor
    $800 27
Amyl nitrite is often used to treat this chest pain, a symptom of coronary artery disease
    $800 13
Alan Hale Sr. played this big buddy opposite Errol Flynn & Douglas Fairbanks
    $1200 23
Henry Ford created Fordlandia in Brazil to produce latex for this material, but bugs made it impossible
    $1200 18
Literally, sheep-ish
    $1200 3
The Winterthur Museum of Decorative Arts in Delaware was founded by a member of this famous family
    $1200 8
Philip Roth's "The Plot Against America" finds FDR losing the 1940 presidential election to this aviator
    DD: $2,000 28
Potassium sorbate, which inhibits the growth of molds & yeasts, is mainly used in foods as this
    $1200 9
Instead of Friar Tuck, this director played Rabbi Tuckman in his parody called "Robin Hood: Men in Tights"
    $1600 24
Churchill described the fall of this future city-state to the Japanese in 1942 as the "worst disaster... in British history"
    $1600 19
With lovely crystals inside, it's Iowa's state rock
    $1600 4
"I'm going to" this city, this city, "here I come" to visit the American Jazz Museum & The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
    $1600 10
Set in a world where Germany & Japan prevailed in WWII, "The Man in the High Castle" is a tale from this sci-fi legend
    $1600 29
Nickel nitrate is used to make this positive electrode in batteries
    $1600 11
Sean Connery is an older Robin wooing Audrey Hepburn in the 1976 film "Robin &" this maid
    $2000 25
After Mormons were driven out in the 1840s, French colonists called the Icarians failed to make this Illinois city work
    $2000 20
A block of precious metal of a standard shape & weight
    $2000 5
A large stabile called "Two Discs" is one of many works by this artist belonging to the Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden
    DD: $2,000 15
In "The Alteration" by Kingsley Amis, this man became Pope Germanicus I in the 16th century so the Reformation never happened
    $2000 30
In 1839 John Herschel used sodium thiosulfate "to arrest action of light", making it this type of photographic agent
    $2000 12
Alan Rickman won a BAFTA Award for playing this lawman in "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jon Jeff Michele
$22,400 $8,400 $11,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The 2 to address 3 joint sessions are Churchill & this leader, his non-European country's longest-serving PM, in 1996, 2011 & 2015

Final scores:

Jon Jeff Michele
$22,801 $400 $1
2-day champion: $60,002 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jon Jeff Michele
$21,600 $8,400 $10,800
26 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
8 R,
1 W
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $40,800

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Game tape date: 2021-01-12
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