Show #8555 - Friday, January 14, 2022

Amy Schneider game 33.


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Rachel Ostrow, a full-time parent from Arlington, Massachusetts

Luis Soto, a financial analyst from San Gabriel, California

Amy Schneider, an engineering manager from Oakland, California (whose 32-day cash winnings total $1,101,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
The "Irish Fright" of 1688 affected thousands in England with fear of slaughter from marauders of this religion
    $200 20
It's from Latin for "moderate" & to lose yours means to suddenly become enraged
    $200 1
Little Richard:
"Good Golly," her
    $200 25
It's the term for the number written below the line in a fraction; you may have heard of the "lowest common" one
    $200 4
The Maas & Schelde Rivers both flow into the Netherlands before emptying into this sea
    $200 13
Ask Goldilocks--oats are a mainstay in the preparation of this boiled treat that she partook of in an old tale
    $400 27
In Luke 2 they "were sore afraid" but an angel tells them, "Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy"
    $400 22
This toy lends its name to an often unhealthy cycle of dieting where weight is lost & then regained over & over
    $400 2
Kelly Clarkson:
"What happened to" her? "No more the need to be defensive"
    $400 24
Manga refers to Japanese graphic novels; this other 5-letter word is for artistic works like "Princess Mononoke"
    $400 6
Once Rotterdam's highest tower, the Euromast was built in 1960 for an international exhibition of these, for which Holland is known
    $400 14
A FAQ on the PepsiCo website asks if the man on this brand's logo is William Penn; they say he isn't
    $600 28
FDR described "fear itself" as "nameless, unreasoning, unjustified " this feeling
    $600 21
Migration after a natural disaster helped make it the only southern state to lose a House seat in the 2010 reapportionment
    $600 5
"Domo arigato" him
    DD: $2,000 23
Something that is exactly what you would expect is this 4-word golfing phrase; it's actually 72 at Augusta national
    $600 10
William the Silent, leader of the 16th century Dutch revolt against Spanish rule, was known as the Count of Nassau & the Prince of this
    $600 15
Unflattened oat kernels with the husks removed are called this, which rhymes with oats
    $800 29
Asylum seekers in the U.S. may be examined to see if they have a "reasonable fear of persecution or" this savage treatment
    $800 16
Many have lost their shirts at Aqueduct, now the only one of these in New York City
    $800 3
Billy Paul:
"Me and" her "We got a thing goin' on"
    $800 7
This type of drug has a psychological effect, not directly physiological, & a name from Latin meaning "I shall please"
    $800 11
The International Court of Justice, headquartered in this Dutch city, got its current name in 1945
    $800 18
In the early 1900s, Swiss doctor Maximilian Bircher-Benner devised this rolled oats cereal as a health food
    $1000 30
The National Institute of Mental Health defines them as "sudden and repeated" episodes of fear of "several minutes or longer"
    $1000 17
Tiu lien is literally Chinese for this, harming one's reputation, a dreaded fate in China
    $1000 8
"A celebration," he's "up there waitin"'
    $1000 9
This expression, inspired by an event in the Book of Daniel, illustrated here, means "an effort is doomed to fail"
    $1000 12
Willem-Alexander, the son of this woman who reigned for more than 30 years, is the current monarch
    $1000 19
At the Chicago Board of Trade, many agricultural commodities like oats are traded in this unit equal to 4 pecks

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

Amy Luis Rachel
$4,000 -$200 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amy Luis Rachel
$9,000 $600 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
These large, rolling weapons of war were used for the first time in 1916's First Battle of the Somme
    $400 22
Bernadine, Gloria, Robin & Savannah are "Waiting to" do this, the title of a Terry McMillan novel
    $400 11
"Universal" this "Union", setting the rules for international mail delivery
    $400 17
Col. Aaron Bank (1902-2004) was the father of these U.S. Army special forces named for an item of apparel
    $400 6
In 2019, it was announced this actor would be the Batman
    $400 12
This white wine originated in the Burgundy region of France
    $800 2
One of Millard Fillmore's few marks on world history was in 1852 when he put this man in charge of a naval expedition to Japan
    $800 23
He's Ahab's No. 2; that & $4.65 will get you a grande mocha
    $800 13
"International Committee of" this
    $800 27
Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann (1906-2008) was the first to create & learn of the effects of this synthetic psychedelic drug
    $800 7
He delivered the classic line "I love the smell of napalm in the morning... smelled like... victory"
    $800 18
It's the type of seed seen here
    DD: $4,000 3
Led by King Gustavus Adolphus, Sweden entered this decades-long European conflict, a major turning point in that war
    $1200 24
Rodion Romanovich are the first & middle names of this abundantly alliterative Dostoyevsky character
    DD: $6,000 14
IRENA, where they talk a lot of wind:
"International" this type of "Energy Agency"
    $1200 28
This children's author (1916-2021) won a National Book Award for "Ramona and Her Mother"
    $1200 8
This actor was back haunting dreams as Freddy Krueger in a 2018 episode of "The Goldbergs" called "Mister Knifey-Hands"
    $1200 19
Both parts of the name of this classic talking doll fit the category
    $1600 4
In the 13th century the Mongols destroyed the first East Slavic state, the "Rus", which had this city, not Moscow, as capital
    $1600 25
This "A Tale of Two Cities" hero goes to his death in place of his lookalike Charles Darnay
    $1600 15
with members including Norway, Finland & Sweden: this "Council"
    $1600 29
Grandson of John D., David Rockefeller (1915-2017) was a longtime CEO & chairman of this bank
    $1600 9
As Alexander Pierce in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier", this film legend didn't see eye-to-eye with Nick Fury
    $1600 20
Lighter weight than corduroy, this cotton fabric is often used for button-down shirts
    $2000 5
Scholars struggle to decipher the language of the IVC, the civilization of this river valley, a power in south Asia in the 2000s B.C.
    $2000 26
The title of this Salman Rushdie novel refers to Saleem Sinai & other babies born at the stroke of 12 on August 15, 1947
    $2000 16
this "Movement" established in 1961 for countries that didn't ally themselves with the East or the West
    $2000 30
Alf Landon (1887-1987), who ran for president in 1936 & lost to FDR, was governor of this state
    $2000 10
As Ted Striker in "Airplane!", he says, "We're coming in... I guess the foot's on the other hand now, isn't it, Kramer?"
    $2000 21
Hell's bells! It's the study of bells

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amy Luis Rachel
$30,200 $3,000 $3,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

60,000 are at rest in a National Memorial Cemetery opened in 1949 in the crater of an extinct volcano in this state

Final scores:

Amy Luis Rachel
$10,200 $1,000 $1,599
33-day champion: $1,111,800 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Amy Luis Rachel
$21,200 $3,000 $3,800
28 R
(including 3 DDs),
1 W
10 R,
7 W
12 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $28,000

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Game tape date: 2021-11-02
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