Show #8400 - Friday, May 14, 2021

Last game will Bill Whitaker as guest host.
Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to Media Fellowship House.


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Kristen Crowe, an online journalist originally from Fargo, North Dakota

Justin Williams, a land use attorney from Baltimore, Maryland

Amanda Ganske, a product marketing manager from Austin, Texas (whose 2-day cash winnings total $33,599)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
In the 1840s this British queen got a court injunction to prevent family sketches she had made from being published
    $200 1
As a couple, they were jointly known as "Bennifer"
    $200 17
At Three Forks, Montana, the Gallatin, Jefferson & Madison Rivers come together to form this much longer river
    $200 7
Like the mutual kind, an ETF is an exchange-traded this, which trades like a stock
    $200 6
As the proverb says, this is "thicker than water", normally by at least 3 to 4 times
    $200 26
An antlered ruminant & a frothy whipped cream dessert
    $400 13
A painting by this Russian leader sold for more than $1 million in a charity auction--no word on if he was shirtless when he painted it
    $400 2
Playing himself, William Shatner made a guest appearance in "The D & D Vortex" episode of this sitcom
    $400 18
"Eragon" author Christopher Paolini is a longtime Montana resident, while this 4-time Oscar nominee was born there
    $400 8
Direct listing allows companies to sell their shares without these bank "under"lings
    $400 20
Some people refer to this element as quicksilver
    $400 27
To enclose a gift box & to rhyme freestyle
    $600 14
An exhibit of his "Portraits of Courage" paintings was held at his Presidential Center in Texas
    $600 3
In 2019 she became the first Asian woman to win a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical
    $600 19
The vastness of the wild blue yonder gave Montana the nickname this "Country", which appears on its state quarter
    $600 9
In 2021 the wild ride of GameStop stock pitted small investors against the big boys who use this method & hope the price will fall
    $600 21
Products from this brand include school glue, glow in the dark glue & pre-made slime called "Gue"
    $600 28
A medieval union & to apply a valuable-looking cover layer
    $800 15
A portrait of the 16th president was painted by this 34th president in 1953
    $800 4
On Oscar night in 2017, this film took home 6 awards, including Best Director for Damien Chazelle
    $800 22
Bozeman in southern Montana is one of the gateways to this national park
    $800 10
If you bought stock on credit, you may be subject to this kind of call where you have to come up with more money
    $800 24
Nearly 80 years later, this sunken battleship is still leaking oil in Pearl Harbor
    $800 29
A wind indicator & part of the circulatory system
    $1000 16
In 2003 Jimmy Carter painted himself holding the hands of these 2 men at the 1978 Camp David Accords
    $1000 5
In 2012 the late Tupac Shakur performed via hologram at this California music festival
    $1000 23
With only about 109,000 people, this city is Montana's most populous
    DD: $1,400 11
In 1941 Standard Statistics merged with this man's investment information publishing company
    $1000 25
While this substance is the chief source of natural rubber, the kind used in certain paints is synthetic
    $1000 30
A stage of development & to disconcert or disturb

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

Amanda Justin Kristen
$3,800 $3,200 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Justin Kristen
$7,000 $4,200 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Bill: We've mashed up two roles; name the actor who played both.)
    $400 16
Seems warm for them, but the monk seal that bears the name of this sea is found off the coast of Algeria
    $400 15
As this disease infected much of the continent around 1350, Europeans tried cures like eating crushed emeralds
    $400 28
They're small, round & green & come from Pisum sativum
    $400 22
In 1880's Strauder v. West Virginia, the court struck down a state law requiring these impaneled people to be white
    $400 5
Leopold Barnum
    $400 19
Fabrizio in Stendhal's "The Charterhouse of Parma" fights in Napoleon's final battle named for this Belgian village
    $800 17
The bird seen here is called this city's warbler, great nickname for a country singer
    $800 14
Dalton Trumbo & Burgess Meredith were 2 who had their careers damaged by this 1950s Hollywood practice
    $800 29
Often found in minestrone, cannellini are these anatomically named beans
    $800 20
1904's Northern Securities Company v. U.S. ruling said a holding company formed to eliminate competition violated this 1890 act
    $800 6
Sherlock Chaplin
    $800 21
This frontiersman who lent his name to Nevada's capital plays a role in Willa Cather's "Death Comes for the Archbishop"
    $1200 18
This big black buffalo is named for a bit of land in way southern Africa
    $1200 11
Nickname for the son of Edward III who fought the French in the Hundred Years' War
    DD: $3,400 1
The drought-resistant moth bean is high in this, from the Greek for "first"
    $1200 3
1919's Schenck v. U.S. upheld the Espionage Act, saying speech could be restricted if it presented this 2-adjective "danger"
    $1200 7
Malcolm Biko
    $1200 23
Mary Renault's "The Persian Boy" tells the story of a courtesan in love with this 4th century B.C. warrior king
    $1600 26
Named for a southern African region, the Damaraland one of these is furrier than its naked cousin
    $1600 12
A byproduct of sugar refining, it's a dark, viscous variety of molasses
    $1600 30
In the King James Bible, the fates of Esau & Jacob turn on a pottage of these legumes
    $1600 4
In Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co. v. Sawyer, the court said president Truman could not nationalize this industry
    $1600 8
Sophie Silkwood
    $1600 24
"The Painted Girls" tells the story of the model for this artist's "Little Dancer Aged Fourteen"
    $2000 27
Not all that hideous, this lizard is named for an Arizona river basin
    $2000 13
The Siksika & the Blood are groups that make up this Native American people
    $2000 2
Cultivated for food & as ornamental plants, these flowering legumes include about 200 species
    DD: $2,400 10
The 1995 Thornton decision said these are unconstitutional for Congress, as the people have the right to choose their lawmakers
    $2000 9
Pepper Plath
    $2000 25
This Mumbai-born author opens "Midnight's Children" as India becomes independent

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Justin Kristen
$19,800 $5,400 $9,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

A national capital for less than 100 years, it's the westernmost capital in mainland Asia

Final scores:

Amanda Justin Kristen
$19,600 $9,500 $10,801
3-day champion: $53,199 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Amanda Justin Kristen
$19,800 $5,000 $12,200
25 R,
1 W
11 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
15 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $37,000

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Game tape date: 2021-03-03
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