Show #8379 - Thursday, April 15, 2021

Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to the North Valley Community Foundation.


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Lindsay Wilcox, a teacher from Louisville, Kentucky

Mark Dorosin, a civil rights lawyer from Carrboro, North Carolina

Patrick Hume, a project manager originally from Stoneham, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 21
Starlight is said to do this, from the Old English for "blink"
    $200 16
This artist's 1889 "Self-portrait without beard" went for $71.5 million at a Christie's auction
    $200 26
The National Airport in Little Rock is named for both this man & this woman
    $200 4
"The Rest Of Our Life" was the title track of an album by country stars Faith Hill & this man, her husband
    $200 1
Spend some time in the loop in this city & you can hit Daley Plaza
    $200 2
Metformin fights type 2 diabetes by lowering the liver's production of glucose & getting the body to better utilize this hormone
    $400 22
The Brits use this word to mean a flashlight; to us, it's a stick that's been set aflame
    $400 17
In 2008 this Internet auction site banned ivory products & in 2012 banned hexes & magic spells
    $400 27
The FAA designated these 3 call letters for an airport on Dec. 31, 1963
    $400 5
In "Aladdin", Lea Salonga & Brad Kane sang this tune that says, "but when I'm way up here, it's crystal clear"
    $400 9
Start the weekend with a cocktail, like a deep, dark secret, made with kahlĂșa & the dark type of this
    $400 3
Pulmicort helps treat asthma as an inhaled this type of drug, but it won't help you bench 550
    $600 23
If a light is barely visible, it's this adjective, also a verb meaning to swoon
    $600 18
A 1963 250 GTO from this Italian automaker sold in 2018 for $70 million, the most ever for a car at auction
    $600 28
George Bush Intercontinental Airport is about 25 miles north of this city's downtown
    $600 6
Jay-Z & this woman had a No. 1 hit with "Empire State Of Mind"
    $600 10
Take a trip to Flavortown with Guy Fieri on this Food Network show, "DDD" for short
    DD: $1,500 13
This chemical compound can make things explode, but not your heart, where it eases pain acting as a vasodilator
    $800 24
It sounds like an overflowing of water from a river, but it's a light that covers a large area
    $800 19
In 2008 one of these double-talk electric guitar effects pedals used by Jimi Hendrix sold at auction for $15,500
    $800 29
Looking for an ATM at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport in this city? It's at door B
    $800 7
Britney Spears & this woman from Barbados had a No. 1 with "S&M"
    $800 11
A chilly evening? Relax around this backyard accessory, burning wood like the portable model called the Solo Stove Bonfire
    $800 14
Just relax & have some Captopril, an ace inhibitor used to lower this
    $1000 25
This unit of light intensity is abbreviated FC
    $1000 20
Auctioned for $43 million, a Florida estate with 22 bathrooms is modeled on this French home that didn't get toilets until 1768
    $1000 30
Generally speaking, Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport was renamed in 2014 to honor this man
    $1000 8
She joined Neil Diamond on "You Don't Bring Me Flowers" & sang "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)" with Donna Summer
    $1000 12
Named for an area of Northeastern Europe, this dog breed seen here needs a walk on Friday night
    $1000 15
Zocor is this type of cholesterol-lowering drug; if taking it, avoid grapefruit juice, as the interaction can worsen side effects

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

Patrick Mark Lindsay
$5,300 $1,200 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Patrick Mark Lindsay
$8,100 $3,000 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 16
The 1275 B.C. Battle of Kadesh saw 5,000 of these battle vehicles rolling around in a melee
    $400 11
This Welshman played a serial killer on film & a man who built robots that killed people on "Westworld"
    $400 1
This man's wife was so disturbed by the first draft of "Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde" that it was burned, forcing him to rewrite it
    $400 23
The freshwater this is the state gem of Tennessee, as it was historically found in the state's rivers & streams
    $400 19
A system of tunnels & bridges connects this capital with Malmo, Sweden
    $400 6
Benjamins are slang for these
    $800 17
Tradition says this knife that attaches to the muzzle of a firearm was created in a French city
    $800 12
This actor has been seen in a "Jeopardy!" audience at least twice--in "White Men Can't Jump" & watching Cliff on "Cheers"
    $800 2
Future wife Nora saved "Stephen Hero" after this man threw it in a fire; it became "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"
    $800 24
An Arizona ruby is actually this other red gem
    $800 20
A promontory of "Good Hope" is near this legislative capital
    $800 7
Maybe from their shells being used as currency, these bivalves are slang for money
    $1200 18
Plumbata, darts used by the Romans, were weighted by this metal
    $1200 13
He won an Emmy guest starring on "Friends" in 2000, the year he was "Unbreakable" as David Dunn
    $1200 3
After discovering her husband Ted Hughes' infidelity, this poet burned the manuscript to "Falcon Yard", her second novel
    DD: $4,000 25
The most prized of these flashy gems are the black ones, the actual colors can vary, from New South Wales, Australia
    DD: $2,000 29
This capital lies on the banks of the world's longest river
    $1200 8
From the color of the ink on one side, paper notes during the Civil War were called these
    $1600 21
Used during the American Revolution, the brown Bess was a type of this weapon, a precursor to the rifle
    $1600 14
A "Bombshell" as Gretchen Carlson, she hit the smaller screen as Grace Fraser in "The Undoing"
    $1600 4
This poet's manuscript of "Conversation at Midnight" burned at both ends in a hotel fire & she rewrote it from memory
    $1600 26
Used as a gem & in ornamental work, its 2-word name is from Latin & Persian for "blue stone"
    $1600 28
This birthplace of Simon Bolivar has a population of 2 million
    $1600 9
An item might cost you a few of these basic monetary units of Israel, literally or figuratively
    $2000 22
In 1991 one of these 4-letter missiles fired from Iraq killed one person & wounded 30 in Riyadh's city center
    $2000 15
Her real-life roles include Marcia Clark on "American Crime Story" & Tony Bradlee in "The Post"
    $2000 5
Ironically, Malcolm Lowry's "Under" this fiery place was almost lost when his cabin burned to the ground
    $2000 27
Since ancient times, onyx & this banded reddish-brown gemstone that ends in "onyx" have been used to make cameos
    $2000 30
The second-southernmost capital in the world, it was affected by wildfires in 2003
    $2000 10
Slang for a 10-dollar bill, it's also an alternate name for a frame on which to cut wood

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Patrick Mark Lindsay
$22,100 $10,200 $7,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Modern formulations of Newton's 2 most famous equations both begin with this quantity that's measured in newtons

Final scores:

Patrick Mark Lindsay
$22,100 $200 $10,201
2-day champion: $46,501 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Patrick Mark Lindsay
$21,200 $10,200 $11,000
24 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
17 R,
3 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $42,400

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Game tape date: 2021-02-18
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