Show #8589 - Thursday, March 3, 2022

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Louis DellaPeruta, an EMT from Cranston, Rhode Island

Ryan Pressman, a musician from Canoga Park, California

Margaret Shelton, a homemaker from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (whose 2-day cash winnings total $41,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

DETROIT: NEWS CLUES
(Ken: Presented by the news team at WDIV.)
4-SYLLABLE WORDS
EARTH SCIENCE
GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS
WHAT'S MY NAME?
BEATLES "LOVE" SONGS
(Ken: You'll have to name the song from the lyrics given.)
    $200 26
(I'm Kimberly Gill.) Detroit was often the last stop before freedom on this network, & the Second Baptist Church, still a vibrant house of worship, was an important station
    $200 11
Any type of apple such as McIntosh, or a Hollywood weekly magazine about all sorts of entertainment
    $200 6
Made of coral, this 2-word structure usually runs parallel to the shore
    $200 21
Sur La Table, which offers cooking classes & kitchenware, first opened in 1972 in this city's Pike Place Market
    $200 16
Basically a cheeseburger on rye bread:
____ melt
    $200 1
"You think you've lost your love, well, I saw her yesterday-yi-yay"
    $400 27
(I'm Rhonda Walker.) Speaking in Tiger Stadium in 1990, four months after his release from prison, this man quoted Marvin Gaye, "Brother, brother, there's far too many of you dying"
    $400 12
Kenesaw Mountain Landis was the first one in Major League Baseball
    $400 7
Seen here, the formation known as an alluvial this 3-letter word is formed by the detritus deposited by a river
    $400 22
In 2021, she opened Smize Cream, a premium ice cream shop in California, with a surprise in every cup
    $400 17
A policeman's nightstick: ____ club
    $400 2
"Nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be"
    $600 28
(I'm Devin Scillian.) On October 3, 1997, the International Hockey League's Detroit Vipers welcomed a new teammate playing in his sixth decade; this 69-year-old ex-Red Wing, Alex Trebek's hero, took a 46-second shift in his very last pro game
    $600 13
Exactly as far away, or exactly as close
    DD: $600 8
Icebergs & glaciers go through this "bovine" process in which large chunks dramatically break off
    $600 23
In 2009 Ursula Burns became the first Black woman to head a Fortune 500 company, this one; copy that!
    $600 18
Popular in the 1920s, it weighed almost 10 pounds empty:
____ gun
    $600 3
"I'll always be true, so please..."
    $800 29
(I'm Evrod Cassimy.) After GM's president told Detroit car executives, "We must outbuild Hitler", Ford's Willow Run plant churned out the B-24 Liberator, a 4-engine this type of warplane at an unbelievable rate of one per hour
    $800 14
This verb often used before "last rites" ends with a type of holy man
    $800 9
The spire called a hoodoo, seen here, was formed by this 7-letter weathering process
    $800 24
In 2002 Elon Musk launched this company to produce more affordable rockets
    $800 19
Often used for pot roast: ____ roast
    $800 4
"A love like ours could never die as long as I have you near me"
    $1000 30
(I'm Kimberly Gill.) December 10, 2014 was a bright day in a long saga as Detroit officially exited the largest municipal one of these in the history of the United States, & emergency manager Kevyn Orr's resignation took effect
    $1000 15
The Brits use this word to refer to a layoff; elsewhere, it's needless repetition of words
    $1000 10
The Latin for "water" gives us this word for a layer of rock that contains water
    $1000 25
In 1837 a candlemaker & a soapmaker merged their businesses in Cincinnati to become this giant in consumer goods
    $1000 20
In the Marine Corps, it's also called an E-3:
____ corporal
    $1000 5
"I can see them laugh at me & I hear them say, hey..."

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

Margaret Ryan Louis
$2,800 $3,000 -$600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Margaret Ryan Louis
$4,600 $5,200 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

1972: 50 YEARS AGO
ESPERANTO FILM FESTIVAL
(Ken: You'll have to give us each film's title in English.)
ARTS NEWS
FIBERS & FABRICS
BOOK CHARACTERS
EPONYMS & TOPONYMS
    $400 2
This Democrat from South Dakota came up short in his run for president
    $400 1
"Verda Libro"
    $400 21
This city's art museum unveiled a $150 mil. renovation including a new gallery devoted to Colorado peoples like the Arapaho
    $400 14
In 1938 DuPont announced the invention of this first wholly synthetically created fiber
    $400 20
She wears the titular "Scarlet Letter"
    $400 26
Invented by Dr. Antoine Louis, this device bears the name of the French Doctor Who thought it more humane for capital punishment
    $800 3
This company helped launch the video game industry with the release of Pong
    $800 7
"La Formo de Akvo"
    $800 22
A Pietà Michelangelo made for his own tomb, struggling with poor-quality this stone, was unveiled after a major restoration
    $800 15
Next time you wear jeans, remember this Italian city that lent its name to them & was an early fabric production center
    $800 19
In "To Kill a Mockingbird", this reclusive neighbor hardly says "boo" but he saves Jem's & Scout's lives
    $800 27
A city on the Rhine gave its name to this type of perfume
    $1200 4
Margrethe II took the throne of this country, its first queen since 1412
    $1200 8
"Bela Menso"
    DD: $7,200 23
In 2021 Gary Avis danced Virgil in a Royal Opera House production commemorating the 700th anniversary of this poet's death
    $1200 16
Venetian needle & Irish needle are 2 handmade varieties of this fabric
    $1200 13
The Cat in the Hat unleashes the blue-haired, red-jumpsuited creatures known as this pair
    $1200 28
Mythical creatures that were half bird, half woman with a sweet song gave their name to this noisemaking device
    $1600 5
In this country Ferdinand Marcos imposed martial law that lasted until 1981
    $1600 9
"Dek du Jaroj Kiel Sklavo"
    $1600 24
MTT, this longtime music director of the San Francisco Symphony, returned to the podium in 2021 following brain surgery
    $1600 17
A 2018 federal law said this plant used to make sacks, shoes, etc. is no longer a controlled substance
    $1600 12
Hunting a whale, Starbuck orders this character, "There, there, give it to him!" meaning to throw a harpoon
    $1600 29
This racket sport was brought from India to England, where it was named for a duke's estate
    DD: $2,000 6
The U.S. returned the Ryukyu Islands to Japan, including this largest one, site of a bloody World War II campaign
    $2000 10
"Neniu Lando por Maljunaj Viroj"
    $2000 25
In France's largest gift of art back to a former colony, the doors of Abomey went back to this country, formerly Dahomey
    $2000 18
Woolmark wants you to know that this 6-letter type of wool is soft & comfy & Andy Murray plays tennis wearing it
    $2000 11
An American boy named Cedric Errol is heir to an earldom in this book by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Margaret Ryan Louis
$8,600 $14,800 $8,200

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

EUROPEAN CITIES
Pizzo means protection money; the Addiopizzo movement was founded in this city in 2004

Final scores:

Margaret Ryan Louis
$17,200 $12,399 $16,200
3-day champion: $58,200 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Margaret Ryan Louis
$8,600 $9,400 $10,200
15 R,
2 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $28,200

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Game tape date: 2022-01-11
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