Show #8431 - Monday, June 28, 2021

Courtney Shah game 1.
First game with Dr. Sanjay Gupta as guest host.
Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to Odyssey Atlanta.


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Spencer Pace, a store operations associate originally from Boston, Massachusetts

Courtney Shah, a community college instructor from Portland, Oregon

Austin Weiss, a pediatrician from San Diego, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Steven Tyler of this group said the Grateful Dead "were worried about us, so that gives you some idea of how (messed) up & crazy we were"
    $200 15
In an April 19, 1951 speech, he gave new life to the well-worn phrase "Old soldiers never die; they just fade away"
    $200 18
Gene Roddenberry was familiar with this word meaning "a journey" from the Afrikaans
    $200 10
Residents of this South Dakota capital pronounce it to rhyme with "ear"
    $200 22
In 1997 Toyota introduced this model, the world's first mass-produced hybrid-powered vehicle
    $200 26
The garden object known as the shishi-odoshi translates as scarer of these skittish ruminants who are thought to flee at the noise
    $400 2
In 2019 Pete Townshend & Roger Daltrey released this band's first album in 13 years
    $400 11
The first deaf & blind person to earn a bachelor of arts, this woman noted, "Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement"
    $400 16
"Hero" this type of searching journey in folklore is the name of a Milton Bradley fantasy game
    $400 7
Makes sense that this is by far the most populous county in Wisconsin
    $400 21
This interior panel evolved from a piece of wood attached to a carriage that prevented mud from splattering the driver
    $400 27
I heard you coming up the garden walkway due to the crunchy stones called "pea" this I used to line the path
    $600 3
The classic "Free Bird" by this southern rock group was a tribute to Duane Allman
    $600 12
This Secretary of Defense during the Iraq War offered, "There are also unknown unknowns, the ones we don't know we don't know"
    $600 17
Norway has revived a 400-mile one of these religious journeys that was not taken much since the Protestant Reformation
    $600 6
When this Connecticut city was really "new" in 1683, it was called Quinnipiac
    $600 23
For the 2016 James Bond movie "Spectre", this British automaker built a new model, the DB10, especially for the film
    $600 28
Less noisy than today's models, here's an antique pair of these implements that help keep my garden in top shape
    $800 4
At the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, this group played "Boys Don't Cry"
    $800 13
This American Red Cross founder said she'd sometimes teach for free but if paid, "Never do a man's work for less than a man's pay"
    DD: $1,400 19
An epic poem that begins by talking about a hero's travels gave us this word for a journey
    $800 8
The Guadalupe, Trinity & Sabine Rivers all flow through this state
    $800 24
The adventures of this Ford model named for Ford's estate lasted from 1955 through 1970 when the name was dropped in the U.S.
    $800 29
I use wind chimes in my garden as part of this 2-word Chinese art that aspires to harmonious balance
    $1000 5
Fans of this current band are known as Firebreathers
    $1000 14
Attributed to this leader of the Soviet Union in the 1970s: "The trouble with free elections is, you never know who is going to win"
    $1000 20
Many striking photos were brought back by the 1901-1904 British National Antarctic this Venture
    $1000 9
Bald Mountain is a popular skiing area in this Idaho valley
    $1000 25
A status symbol of the time, some say this company's Bearcat put the "roar" in the Roaring Twenties
    $1000 30
The flower seen here is the angel's this, & while it doesn't make a sound like a brass instrument, it rustles nicely in the breeze

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

Austin Courtney Spencer
$400 $2,000 $4,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Austin Courtney Spencer
$2,600 $3,000 $6,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Sanjay: Each response has to have the letter sequence "A-E".)
    $400 30
3 astronauts are marooned in the future in the Nebula Award-winning 1976 novella this city, this city, "Do You Read?"
    $400 7
At a 657 battle during the First Fitna, or Civil War, fighting stopped after soldiers put pages of this on their lances
    $400 21
Fog & mist are considered types of this, though they don't come out of a can
    $400 5
In 2013 David Chang won for his noodle restaurant Momofuku, named for the inventor of this instant noodle dish
    $400 24
In photosynthesis, green plants use sunlight & carbon dioxide to produce this simple sugar as an energy source
    $400 29
Just imagine the crossover episode of "Elementary" & "Friends", as both took place primarily on this island
    $800 14
This Englishwoman's novella "The Lifted Veil" had a prophetic title, as it was soon revealed that George was a pseudonym
    $800 13
A dispute over the rightful successor to Muhammad splintered Islam into these 2 main rival branches
    $800 20
Tree sloths are tinged green not with envy but with a type of this that grows in their fur
    $800 4
In addition to winning in 1997 for the French Laundry, Thomas Keller created the look of the title dish of this 2007 Pixar film
    $800 19
This "ancient life" geologic era ended about 250 million years ago as most species on Earth died out
    $800 27
The Arrow, Swan & Pearl stations were all created by the Dharma Initiative for the island on this show
    $1200 15
Thomas Mann wrote a 1903 novella about an unheroic guy ironically titled this name of Isolde's lover
    $1200 11
A caliphate established in Baghdad in the 8th century endured until the 1258 sack of the city by these Asian invaders
    $1200 10
Before some of them fuse together, your spine consists of 33 of these bones
    $1200 1
Born in Spain, he was the 2011 James Beard Chef of the Year & the 2018 James Beard Humanitarian of the Year
    $1200 18
Discovered in 1956, this subatomic particle with no charge & very little mass is part of a family of particles called leptons
    $1200 6
This show was rebooted in 1998 with Malcolm McDowell as Mr. Roarke; Michael Pena played the role in the 2020 film
    $1600 16
Melville House Press offers classic novellas in book form, & of course included the tale of this title sailor by Melville himself
    $1600 9
After winning the 1187 Battle of Hattin, this sultan personally beheaded a crusader who had broken a Muslim-Christian truce
    $1600 12
Originating in Valencia, Spain, it's the tasty dish seen here
    DD: $3,800 2
Alice Waters, the first woman to win the award, won for Chez Panisse in this California college town
    $1600 23
Used to make nuclear fuel, impure uranium oxide is known by this "colorful" name
    $1600 26
A 1981 made-for-TV movie saw this basketball team pitted against robots, with the fate of "Gilligan's Island" on the line
    $2000 17
In English, "Cronica de Una Muerte Anunciada" by Gabriel García Márquez is titled "Chronicle of" this
    $2000 8
The Arabic word for this Mystic form of Islam is Tasawwuf, "to dress in wool", as early adherents are thought to have done
    $2000 22
They're those tiny little bumps on the surface of your tongue
    $2000 3
2010 was good for this man, he won a James Beard award for Craft, his restaurant, & an Emmy, for "Top Chef" on Bravo
    DD: $4,000 25
This physicist's effect is the change in a wave's frequency based on this relative motion between observer & source
    $2000 28
Sissy Spacek & Sam Shepard ran an inn in the Florida Keys on this "sanguine" Netflix show

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Austin Courtney Spencer
$20,400 $11,400 $15,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The future Charles I suddenly became next in line to the throne of Austria in this year

Final scores:

Austin Courtney Spencer
$10,700 $15,400 $1
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $15,400 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Austin Courtney Spencer
$16,200 $12,800 $15,000
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
16 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $44,000

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Game tape date: 2021-03-30
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