Show #8592 - Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Maureen O'Neil game 2.


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Gundeep Singh, an analyst from Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Miranda Wilson, an occupational therapist from Fayetteville, West Virginia

Maureen O'Neil, an executive assistant from Rye Beach, New Hampshire (whose 1-day cash winnings total $2,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 18
Anthropologists identify 2 basic types of these as extended or nuclear
    $200 26
We wonder who would adopt this 3-headed dog as a rescue after Hercules grabbed him away from his underworld post
    $200 24
"Kourtney & Khloé Take Miami"
    $200 25
A pathogen, or a hidden listening device
    $200 5
The lowest point of Tanzania is the shore of this ocean
    $200 4
Released in 2021, this Microsoft operating system 11 is the first version in over 20 years shipped without Internet Explorer
    $400 19
3-word term for recurring traditions in a society marking important transition points, like baptisms, marriages or funerals
    $400 27
Herc had to capture the mad bull of this island, the largest in modern Greece
    $400 1
"Snooki & Jwoww"
    $400 7
The person who runs the last leg in a relay race, or a TV news person who introduces others' reports
    $400 8
The Arctic Ocean is home to creatures like snailfish, sea butterflies & a "bearded" type of this mammal
    $400 15
11 is the atomic number of this silvery white chemical element with symbol Na
    $600 20
Couvade is sympathetic behavior by a man during this event; Central America's Garifuna men quit fishing
    $600 28
Hercules could have used a sign for this animal "crossing"--it took him a year to track down the Arcadian one
    $600 2
"Under the Gunn" (as in Tim Gunn)
    $600 12
A bathroom fixture with a sink & a countertop, or excessive pride in one's looks
    $600 9
A "point" in the Pacific that's the farthest from any land--1,670 miles--bears the name of this Jules Verne captain
    $600 16
This religious epic from 1959 was the first film to win 11 Academy Awards
    $800 21
This word refers to the taming & purposeful breeding of animals by humans
    $800 29
All cattle, no hat; Hercules had one day to work solo & completely clean this structure belonging to King Augeas
    $800 3
"Vanderpump Rules"
    $800 13
A spoken-word poetry event, or a big success playing bridge
    DD: $600 10
These islands off Florida have ocean cliffs a mile deep--don't know about that theory that the name is from Spanish for "shallow sea"
    $800 17
In craps, a winning dice roll of 11 on the first throw is called this
    $1000 22
Victor Turner's "The Forest of" these basic anthro items says they can stand for many concepts, as the milk tree does for the Ndembu
    $1000 30
In what could be called a fashion (please) don't, Hercules stole this 6-letter article of clothing from the queen of the Amazons
    $1000 6
"The Hills" on MTV
    $1000 14
A workout coach, or a sports shoe in British English
    $1000 11
300 million years ago, a giant ocean called Panthalassa surrounded this landmass with the same first 3 letters
    $1000 23
The Duchess of Richmond is one of the "Windsor Beauties", 11 portraits of women in the life of this Restoration king

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

Maureen Miranda Gundeep
$2,000 $600 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Maureen Miranda Gundeep
$4,200 $3,800 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Ken: You'll have to name the group we're referencing.)
    $400 7
At the Battle of Gaugamela, the Greeks let these wheeled Persian vehicles pass between the ranks, then wiped them out
    $400 6
Whitman: "Exult O shores, and ring O bells! But I with mournful tread, walk the deck my ____ lies, fallen cold and dead"
    $400 17
This verb means to travel completely around the globe
    $400 12
    $400 1
Starring Dustin Hoffman, it definitely, definitely was named 1988's Best Picture
    $800 8
Thrusting rather than throwing it, the Macedonians got extra reach with the sarissa, this type of weapon that could be 22' long
    $800 11
Eliot: "April is the ____ ____ breeding lilacs out of the dead land"
    $800 18
From words meaning "heart" & "vessel", this adjective means relating to the heart & blood vessels
    $800 13
    $800 2
You can't have forgotten this 2017 best song from "Coco"
    $1200 9
The ancient sambuca was not a liqueur but a ladder latched from a ship to a wall to enter a city in this kind of warfare
    $1200 24
Silverstein: "There is a place where ____ ____ ____ and before the street begins, and there the grass grows soft and white"
    $1200 19
By definition this type of speech is given without preparation
    DD: $2,000 14
    $1200 21
In 1705 he wrote, "I dare venture to foretell, that it will return again in the year 1758"
    $1200 3
For his role in "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri", he was 2017's Best Supporting Actor
    $1600 10
Stymied by a small force, the invading Persians won this battle only after a Greek traitor showed them a way around the pass
    DD: $2,400 25
Kipling: "Yours is the earth and everything that's in it, and--which is more--you'll be a ____, ____ ____!"
    $1600 20
Martin Luther & John Calvin both believed in this religious doctrine that life & salvation are already decided by God ahead of time
    $1600 15
"Das Rheingold",
    $1600 27
No longer a "Hidden Figure", in 2015, this mathematician & NASA pioneer received the Medal of Freedom
    $1600 4
In her only nomination, she was named 1940's Best Actress for "Kitty Foyle", & she didn't even dance with Fred
    $2000 23
These two formations--one Greek & one Roman, met a few times; the masked Greeks won the early battles, & the more flexible Romans the latter
    $2000 26
Byron: "She walks in ____, like the night of cloudless climes and starry skies"
    $2000 22
I found a thousand bucks in this word that often follows "self" to mean the act of making oneself seem important
    $2000 16
Anointing of the sick, reconciliation
    $2000 28
Sir Isaac Newton had a famous dispute with this German philosopher & mathematician over who invented calculus first
    $2000 5
For "West Side Story" Robert Wise shared Best Director with this man, seen working on the film

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Maureen Miranda Gundeep
$9,400 $6,200 $8,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Characters Mark, Roger & Maureen in this musical were inspired by Marcello, Rodolfo & Musetta in another work

Final scores:

Maureen Miranda Gundeep
$18,800 $12,200 $1
2-day champion: $21,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Maureen Miranda Gundeep
$9,400 $8,600 $11,200
14 R,
2 W
16 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $29,200

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Game tape date: 2022-01-12
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