Show #8387 - Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to Justice Defenders.


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John Prokop, a legal assistant from Uncasville, Connecticut

Dana Schumacher-Schmidt, an English professor from Tecumseh, Michigan

Kelly Donohue, a bank examiner from Winthrop, Massachusetts (whose 3-day cash winnings total $79,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
"Rumour Has It" it's Adkins
    $200 21
Palaces & museums line Unter den Linden, an avenue in this capital city
    $200 13
The Cyprian Centaurs actually had the horns of this creature that Zeus was known to transform into
    $200 9
From outside one's own nation
    $200 6
Late Secretary of State George Shultz was said to have a tiger tattoo on his rear, a legacy of his days at this Ivy League university
    $200 1
"In the land of" these people, "the one-eyed man is king"
    $400 27
Singer, rapper & classically trained flautist Jefferson
    $400 22
The big attraction in this city's Piazza dei Miracoli (Square of Miracles) is a bell tower that's 4 degrees from perpendicular
    $400 17
In the "Iliad" the Horae were children of Zeus who guarded the gates to this home of the gods
    $400 10
This word for a biting fly can also refer to a mosquito
    $400 7
The mighty tiger swallowtail is this type of insect
    $400 2
Prior to the Civil War, the South's economic staple was frequently referred to as "king" this
    $600 28
A Nobel Prize nominee: Hewson
    $600 23
Ramble through La Rambla & then maybe Joan Miro Park as you brush up on your Catalan in this city
    $600 18
With Mnemosyne, Zeus had 9 daughters, these patrons of devotions like astronomy & poetry
    $600 11
This regular auto maintenance procedure for your wheels makes for smoother driving & less tire wear
    $600 8
Alliterative byname of the LTTE, an insurgent group in Sri Lanka
    $600 3
Oft repeated, this 6-word line from Leonardo DiCaprio was repeated by his director after an Oscar win
    $800 29
L.A.-born $inger-$ongwriter Sebert
    $800 24
Check out Cottlesloe Beach & have a g'day in this capital of Western Australia
    $800 19
Legends say Perseus, mortal son of Zeus, saved Andromeda from a sea monster, killing it this way, with the help of a severed head
    $800 12
A political candidate's organized attempt to be elected
    $800 15
A group of volunteer American pilots recruited by Claire Chennault during World War II had this nickname
    $800 4
This kids' game involves climbing a mound of some sort & laying waste to all who try to dethrone you
    $1000 30
From M.I.A.M.I.:
    $1000 25
Begun in 778, the Buddhist temple Kiyomizu-Dera is in this city & former capital of Japan
    $1000 20
Pindar wrote that a son of Zeus shared with mortals these 2 foods of the gods; that'll get you banished to the underworld
    DD: $1,000 14
This adjective meaning arousing emotions comes from a French word for "pointed"
    $1000 16
Green Destiny is the name of a renowned sword in this film that starred Chow Yun-fat & Michelle Yeoh
    $1000 5
A 1546 English proverb says one of these "may look on a king", basically meaning everyone has rights

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

Kelly Dana John
$1,400 $2,000 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kelly Dana John
$5,400 $3,200 $4,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
This Brit's flagship was the Pelican, which he later renamed the Golden Hind
    $400 1
One letter off from "Hamlet", the title of this bestselling novel by Maggie O'Farrell honors Shakespeare's son
    $400 11
This genus of bacteria causes not only the sore throat named for it but the skin condition impetigo
    $400 16
This flower followed "Fuchsia" & preceded "Quartz" in the names of colors for 2001 & 2016
    $400 21
Cowboy Jake Gyllenhaal wished he knew how to quit cowboy Heath Ledger in this 2005 film
    $400 26
It's a conjunction used to introduce a choice between 2 alternatives
    $800 7
This continental namesake held the post of master navigator in Seville from 1508 to 1512
    $800 2
A head writer of "Saturday Night Live", he titled his memoir "A Very Punchable Face"
    $800 12
Unique to each isotope, it's the time it takes for 50% of a radioactive substance to disintegrate
    $800 17
Want to get this color for 2009? Try mixing orange juice & champagne
    $800 22
Jeff Bridges is a bibulous but tough marshal & Hailee Steinfeld, his no-nonsense employer in this Coen Brothers film
    $800 27
An oily preparation rubbed on the skin for medical or soothing purposes
    $1200 8
Basque navigator Juan Sebastian del Cano completed this Portuguese explorer's circumnavigation of the Earth
    $1200 3
2020's "Malorie" is a sequel to this novel that was the basis for a Netflix movie starring a blindfolded Sandra Bullock
    $1200 13
Alcohol dehydrogenase, one of these complex proteins, breaks down ethanol during digestion
    DD: $2,500 18
The color of the year for 2000 was Cerulean Blue, the subject of a famous rant by Meryl Streep in this 2006 film
    $1200 23
He's seen here around the time he played Joe Buck in "Midnight Cowboy"
    $1200 28
A region of the Earth's outer atmosphere containing a high concentration of free electrons
    $1600 9
This British explorer became the president of Jamestown colony in September 1608
    $1600 4
About his "Memoirs and Misinformation", this comic actor said, "None of this is real and all of it is true"--alrighty then!
    $1600 14
In radio broadcasting, A.M. stands for this modulation
    $1600 19
The red-brown color for 2015 is the name of this fortified Sicilian wine often used in cooking
    $1600 24
Clint Eastwood won the shootout, but this actor won the acting Oscar as the tough-guy sheriff in "Unforgiven"
    $1600 29
Do you question this? One's power to make decisions & tell people what to do?
    DD: $5,000 10
In 1792 this Brit reached the west coast of North America & began surveying it
    $2000 5
"The Lying Life of Adults" was a 2020 novel by this pseudonymous Italian writer
    $2000 15
This "directional" math term is used to describe a person who carries a disease & transmits it to others
    $2000 20
This greenish-blue December birthstone was the color for 2010
    $2000 25
The John Ford classic "My Darling Clementine" is a fictionalized account of this bloody 1881 encounter
    $2000 30
The science & practice of traveling through the air in a plane or other vehicle

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kelly Dana John
$2,800 $20,100 $9,400
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This subtropical region is a biosphere reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, &, as of 1947, a National Park

Final scores:

Kelly Dana John
$5,595 $20,600 $18,400
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $20,600 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kelly Dana John
$7,800 $18,800 $9,400
15 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
23 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $36,000

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Game tape date: 2021-02-24
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