Show #8508 - Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Andrew He game 1.


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Andrew He, a software developer from San Francisco, California

Mary Kamela, a school librarian from Buffalo, New York

Dane Reighard, an editor from Los Angeles, California (whose 2-day cash winnings total $34,799)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 27
In 1873 this U.S. city became the first in the world to have a permanent cable car service
    $200 22
This country's largest salt lake is now called Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre, reviving its aboriginal name
    $200 29
She was told successful Internet companies have double "O"s in their names; she put them between her initials to make Goop
    $200 30
Slugger from Louisville
    $200 26
In Luke 6, Jesus "continued all night in prayer to God" & "when it was day, he called unto him his disciples", of which he chose this many
    $200 28
Britannica lists this child of Zeus as the "indirect cause of the Trojan War"
    $400 21
A Hollywood landmark since 1956, the first circular office building was built to house this record label & its studios
    $400 5
The Loup & Elkhorn Rivers are the main tributaries of this 310-mile river that flows across Nebraska
    $400 23
Business interests of this man of many monikers include Aqua Hydrate & the media company Revolt
    $400 25
Cubic kite
    $400 24
This energy drink says it "vitalizes body & mind" but having 9 before bedtime may not be the best idea
    $400 4
The Earth personified as a goddess; Hesiod says she was the first to emerge from the void of chaos
    $600 20
In 1977 driver Janet Guthrie became the first woman to compete in both of these races that total 1,000 miles
    DD: $4,800 13
Clouds of dust from the exposed bed of Lake Texcoco add to the air pollution of this world capital
    $600 1
She's the woman behind Fenty Beauty & Fenty Skin
    $600 19
To clear plates
    $600 17
In June 1935 Huey Long spoke in the Senate for 15 hours & 30 minutes, using this tactic until 4 A.M.
    $600 16
Cliodhna was the queen of these wailing supernatural entities in Irish folklore
    $800 11
With a name like Waterman, it's no surprise that Lewis Waterman invented the first practical one of these writing implements
    $800 10
About 9 times as salty as the ocean, this sea, actually a lake, lies at the mouth of the Jordan River
    $800 9
Going public in 2021, The Honest Company was founded by this mom & actress
    $800 18
British bottom
    $800 14
In 1946 this chain of stores put its hours in its new name, but in 1963, some decided to go 24-7
    $800 15
This league of Native Americans celebrated Sky-Woman, whom they considered a mother goddess
    $1000 6
On May 14, 1973 this first U.S. space station was launched; its first crew arrived 11 days later
    $1000 12
This "colorful" river of Asia is the sixth longest in the world
    $1000 2
Brothers Paul, Mark & Donnie founded this food joint now in 20 states including, of course, Massachusetts
    $1000 7
Stated goal of taking tricks
    $1000 3
90,000 enter, & 90,000 leave Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí, we'll samba all night there in this city during Carnival
    $1000 8
This queen of Ethiopia was Andromeda's mom & the mother-in-law of Perseus

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 17):

Dane Mary Andrew
$3,000 -$1,400 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dane Mary Andrew
$4,600 -$800 $4,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 13
"The Princess Bride"
    $400 28
In 2000 Sila Calderon, San Juan's mayor, was elected this island's first female governor
    $400 11
Before the closing of the theaters in 1642, James Shirley wrote about 30 plays during the reign of this king
    $400 7
This series came to an end in 2021 with Allison Janney's character still sober
    $400 22
For every action there's an equal & opposite reaction, according to Newton's third law of this
    $400 29
Malay gives us the name of this bird, known for its distinctive crest
    $800 12
"Bridget Jones's Diary"
    $800 23
Barbados was known to be good for those suffering from diseases of these organs; George's brother Lawrence Washington tried it
    $800 14
"We Have Always Lived in the Castle" is a Gothic novel by this author also known for her short stories
    $800 6
Actress & activist Yara Shahidi is known for her role as Zoey on "Black-ish" & on this spinoff
    DD: $12,400 20
The Little Dipper is part of this constellation
    $800 30
Dutch gives us the name of this small cucumber used for pickling
    $1200 3
    $1200 18
Juan Pablo Duarte worked to free what is now this country from Haiti; independence was declared in 1844
    $1200 15
This Welsh singer sang the theme songs for 3 James Bond movies
    $1200 8
In 2021 George Lopez visited "The Neighborhood" trying to steal auto repair customers from this star
    $1200 5
The saltwater one of these reptiles grows up to about 20 feet long; the dwarf one of Africa, up to about 6 feet
    DD: $13,800 25
This poison gets its name partly from the Greek for "dark blue"
    $1600 2
"Sophie's Choice"
    $1600 17
Until 1973 this country was known as British Honduras
    $1600 21
In the miniseries "Mrs. America" about 1970s feminist wars, Uzo Aduba played this pioneering Black presidential candidate
    $1600 9
Aaron Sorkin spent a year in a hotel room writing a movie script & watching ESPN; the latter led him to create this sitcom
    $1600 4
Among other things, these chemical substances secreted by certain animals are used to mark territory & to attract mates
    $1600 26
A variety of foods are served in this box with a name from Japanese
    $2000 1
"The Remains of the Day"
    $2000 19
In 1636 Aruba was colonized by this country & occupied by its West India Company
    $2000 24
Post-Hollywood, Shirley Temple served as a U.S. ambassador & head of the office of this, diplomatic procedure
    $2000 10
She plays Dee on "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia", & is married to her co-star Rob McElhenney
    $2000 16
The echidna & duck-billed platypus belong to this order of mammals whose name is from Latin & means "one opening"
    $2000 27
This word for a domed Native American dwelling is a borrowing from the Navajo language

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dane Mary Andrew
$26,000 $4,800 $30,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This Asian nation is the world's most populous country that lies mostly in the Southern Hemisphere

Final scores:

Dane Mary Andrew
$51,999 $4,800 $52,001
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $52,001

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dane Mary Andrew
$13,400 $4,800 $23,200
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
5 R,
3 W
28 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $41,400

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Game tape date: 2021-09-27
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