Show #8682 - Tuesday, July 12, 2022


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Ben Coller, a history teacher from East Brunswick, New Jersey

Tehmeena Malik, a business developer from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Steve Clarke, a lawyer from Chesapeake, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Mayim: Responses are made up of the letters in "disposable".)
    $200 8
This big muscle runs from your shoulder to your radius
    $200 16
The False Dmitrys were 3 men who tried to rule Russia by pretending to be sons of this brutal czar
    $200 4
George Hamilton & Reba McEntire are among those who have portrayed this man; the original recipe left us in 1980
    $200 1
Despicable Little Bunny Foo Foo does this 3-letter action to the heads of all the little field mice
    $200 13
Before getting stranded in "Cast Away", Tom Hanks gives Helen Hunt one of these helpful gadgets, right off his keychain
    $200 19
Unlike 1970s playgrounds, today this apparatus that may include monkey bars can have protective head cushions
    $400 9
The eardrum is also known as the tympanic this thin layer of tissue
    $400 24
One story says this king of Ithaca told Clytemnestra her daughter could marry Achilles, but it was a lie
    $400 3
Those are NBA buddies "Bobi & Tobi" selling these crackers; turns out 7'3" Bobi can grab quite a handful
    $400 2
Lawyers do this with a case, while others do it to respond to a claim of crime
    $400 14
Comrade, this gift, like an onion, has many layers
    $400 20
Bamboo is a product of Madhupur Jungle, bordering the Brahmaputra River in this country's Dhaka division
    $600 10
This pear-shaped sac can store about 1.7 ounces of bile
    $600 26
Leopold II of this country created the Congo Free State, which the world would later realize was anything but free
    $600 5
These 2 women who have both married Ashton Kutcher share a stage--briefly--in an AT&T ad
    $600 25
The devil en EspaƱol
    $600 15
In 2020 IKEA did right by releasing its recipe for these bite-sized bits of globular goodness
    $600 21
In 1906 he brought the meat-packing industry to its knees with his novel "The Jungle"
    $800 11
The fissure of Sylvius & the fissure of Rolando are features of this organ
    DD: $1,000 29
This mythical king whose name now refers to a never-ending task lied to get out of Hades
    $800 6
Born Robert Van Winkle, this '90s rapper is one of the famous Bobs in a Bob's Discount Furniture campaign
    $800 27
It turns red litmus paper blue
    $800 17
This 3M grease & stain repellant needs no kilt
    $800 22
In 1984 this singer who fronted The Time knew it was time for the world to hear "Jungle Love"
    $1000 12
These tiny air sacs in the lungs are where oxygen & carbon dioxide are swapped in the bloodstream
    $1000 30
Troubadour Bertran said of this man who tried to steal the throne from crusading brother Richard, "No man may ever trust him"
    $1000 7
She's been seen in many big screen comedies & many TV Jergens ads
    $1000 28
Actually quite hairy, the horse's coloration is described as this 7-letter adjective
    $1000 18
This fancy sleeve end doubles back on itself & uses links instead of buttons
    $1000 23
A jungle primary has candidates of all parties; Marty Walsh & John Connolly beat 10 others to face off for mayor of this city in 2013

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

Steve Tehmeena Ben
$2,000 $3,400 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Tehmeena Ben
$7,400 $4,800 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
This Great Lake is the source of the Niagara River
    $400 19
Vamps actually enjoy some sun & garlic in Terry Pratchett's "Carpe Jugulum", Latin for seize this appropriate body part
    $400 11
Coptic Orthodox Pope & Saint Alexander was appropriately patriarch of this coastal city in the 4th century A.D.
    $400 16
It's been said that this is "1% inspiration & 99% perspiration"
    $400 26
On the care label of a pair of Levi's 501s: "100%" this
    $400 1
"Gimme All Your Lovin"' for this Texas trio inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004
    $800 7
Basel, Switzerland & Cologne, Germany both lie on this river
    $800 20
In 2012 the Horror Writers Assoc. said Richard Matheson's "I Am" this lived up to its name as "vampire novel of the century"
    $800 12
Naturalist Annie Alexander had a species of these, Ursus alexandrae, named after her
    $800 17
There are 2 "L"s in the middle of this word that can refer to spectacular color, sound or smarts
    $800 27
"No. 5 Chanel" this city "Eau de Parfum"
    $800 2
In 1965 they topped the pops with "I Can't Help Myself"
    $1200 8
Here is Gasherbrum I, also known as K5, in this Asian mountain range
    $1200 21
In 2021, the mayor of New Orleans paid tribute to this author of vampire tales, saying, "We have lost an icon"
    $1200 13
In 1943 Alexander Fleming urged the U.K. Health Ministry to fund research into this antibiotic so the Americans wouldn't get ahead
    $1200 18
A military this officer in the army is responsible for gathering info that can save lives
    $1200 28
Jim Beam bourbon:
"40% alc/vol" & in parentheses, this number & word
    $1200 3
In "Roll Over Beethoven", Chuck Berry sang, "She wiggle like a glowworm, dance like" one of these
    $1600 9
The portion of this river that flows through Vietnam is called Cuu Long
    $1600 22
A Swedish suburb gets bloody in 1981 & the girl next door seems... different in this international bestseller that became a movie
    DD: $2,000 14
The second monarch of the kingdom of Serbs, Croats & Slovenes, Alexander I renamed the country this in 1929
    $1600 24
The same Latin root gives us acumen & this similar 6-letter word for mental sharpness
    $1600 29
Of Crest 3D White Professional Ultra White toothpaste, "4%" this bleaching compound
    $1600 4
According to AC/DC, it's this "if you wanna rock 'n' roll"
    $2000 10
The Shire River, the only outlet of Lake Malawi, joins this much bigger river on its way to the Indian Ocean
    $2000 23
This 19th c. writer of historical novels, Pere, went goth in "The Pale Lady", a tale of a Polish woman & 2 adoring brothers
    $2000 15
American inventor Alexander Graham Bell was born in Scotland in 1847 & died in this country in 1922
    $2000 25
Hercule Poirot relied on these "colorful" things in his brain to spur on his mental gymnastics
    DD: $5,000 30
Above Campbell's on tomato soup cans, this word meaning "reduced to a compact form"
    $2000 5
I cry like a baby when I think that Alex Chilton, teenage singer of this band's 1967 hit "The Letter", passed away in 2010

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Tehmeena Ben
$20,000 $3,200 $10,000
(lock-tie game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Discovered in 1877, they were named for siblings of the Greek god of love

Final scores:

Steve Tehmeena Ben
$19,999 $0 $13,000
2-day champion: $38,400 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Steve Tehmeena Ben
$16,400 $3,200 $10,000
25 R
(including 3 DDs),
7 W
10 R,
5 W
13 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $29,600

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Game tape date: 2022-05-06
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