Show #8703 - Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Contestants

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Martha Bath, a retired CPA from Seattle, Washington

Christopher Pennant, a sports journalist from Chicago, Illinois

Emmett Stanton, a freelance writer from Baltimore, Maryland (whose 3-day cash winnings total $72,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

LAKES & RIVERS
IF IT QUACKS LIKE A DOC
SHOES!
CROSSWORD CLUES "J"
GREAT AMERICAN PAIRS
BUDWEISER & SPORTS
    $200 1
The algae & shrimp of Kenya's Lake Nakuru are rich in beta carotene, giving its crowds of these wading birds their pink hue
    $200 29
You freaked me out by saying I had sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia instead of just calling it a this treat "headache"!
    $200 30
El Paso-based Tony Lama is a legendary maker of these, like the Jinglebob & the Rowel
    $200 6
Harbor-protecting pier
(5 letters)
    $200 11
Part of 2 great partnerships, this composer said that Hart was more cynical, Hammerstein more sentimental
    $200 25
In 2020 Bud Light became the official beer of the championship series of this video game, L.O.L. for short
    $400 2
Russia's Lake Baikal is home to the only species of these pinnipeds that lives exclusively in fresh water
    $400 22
Somniloquy is talking while doing this, & while I'm not a doctor like you, I don't think it requires an EEG
    $400 24
This "lazy" name for slip-ons was trademarked in Britain in 1939
    $400 9
Book of Joshua city
(7 letters)
    $400 15
Sex researcher Dr. William Masters hired her in 1956 & married her in 1971
    $400 14
"Born a Donkey" & "Return of the King" were the titles of Super Bowl ads featuring these horses & Budweiser icons
    $600 3
This river rises in the Black Forest & empties into the Black Sea
    $600 28
Uh, doc, my heart's fine; paronychia is just an infection around this condition of loose or torn skin in the cuticle area
    $600 23
These shoes are named for an old comic strip character, Buster Brown's sister
    $600 16
Relating to the seventh chief executive
(10 letters)
    $600 17
A bestseller of 1814 was the "History of the Expedition Under the Command of" these 2 men
    $600 13
After partnering with this NBA squad in 2019, Budweiser shifted the crown on its logo to honor hometown hero Notorious B.I.G.
    DD: $1,000 4
The pre-Incan Uros people still inhabit floating islands high in the Andes in this lake
    $800 26
All due respect, Dr., I don't have leprosy! Ephelides sounds bad but they're these flat patches of pigment under the skin
    $800 19
Converse has sold more than a billion pairs of the iconic "All Star" sneakers bearing the name of this basketball player & promoter
    $800 7
Silks wearer in a race
(6 letters)
    $800 21
From when reference books ruled, a catchphrase on TV's "Laugh-In" was "Look that up in your Funk &" this partner
    $800 12
This NASCAR prince drove the #8 car for Budweiser & ordered loads of the brew for friends at his North Carolina compound
    $1000 5
This great river system of East-Central North America gets its name from a man martyred in 3rd-century Rome
    $1000 27
It's true my eructation has lasted more than 4 hours, but it only means I'm doing this; I did have a lot of beer & soda
    $1000 18
In a hip-hop classic by Run-DMC, these title things "Walk through concert doors/ And roam all over coliseum floors"
    $1000 10
"Soft art"
martial art
(7 letters)
    $1000 20
Printmakers Currier & him, famous for their pictures of sleigh rides, are mentioned in the song "Sleigh Ride"
    $1000 8
Club Bud hosted parties in this Italian city at the 2006 winter Olympics

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

Emmett Christopher Martha
$2,200 $3,000 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Emmett Christopher Martha
$2,400 $6,800 $5,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

EMPERORS
2 BOOKS IN 1
(Ken: You'll have to name both books by the same author that we've combined into one title.)
PEOPLE & PLACES
BELIEF SYSTEMS
MODERN WESTERNS
4 CONSONANTS IN A ROW
    $400 1
Defeated by Britain in 1868, Emperor Tewodros II of Ethiopia shot himself with a pistol given him by this queen
    $400 4
"The Grapes of Eden"
    $400 17
Some of the Yagua of the Amazon basin still use this weapon for hunting
    $400 29
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wants you to know that "Democratic" this, her ideology, involves a living wage, not the gulag
    $400 28
Heath Ledger scored his first Oscar nomination for his role as inarticulate cowboy Ennis Del Mar in this film
    $400 11
The activity of acknowledging benefits, or a day set aside for that activity
    $800 27
Emperor Ahuitzotl brought the Aztec empire to its peak in size before being succeeded by this nephew in 1502
    $800 3
"The Silence of the Dragon"
    $800 16
This 8-letter word can refer to a person from a Balkan country or from New York's capital
    $800 18
It's a jocular term for the people seen here, or a term for ancient Egyptians who gave honor to Ra
    $800 5
He starred in the 2010 version of "True Grit" & also led the hunt for Chris Pine & Ben Foster in "Hell or High Water"
    $800 12
Idiomatically, it's a catastrophe when this large receptacle comes before "fire"
    DD: $10,000 24
14th century African Emperor Musa I is best remembered for the splendor & wealth exhibited during his 1324 pilgrimage to here
    $1200 2
"O Ántonia"
    $1200 13
The Flemings of northern Belgium take their name from this region
    $1200 22
Millenarians await this happening, Christ's return, & expect it to be more fun than in Yeats' poem of that title
    $1200 6
"1883" is a prequel to this "colorful" modern TV Western about the Dutton family
    DD: $3,000 19
A ceremony signaling new construction, or an adjective describing anything revolutionary
    $1600 25
In 1975 this Japanese emperor made a state visit to the U.S., including a visit to Disneyland
    $1600 7
"The Golden Spyglass"
    $1600 14
As the name is now considered derogatory, the Lapps of northern Europe should be referred to by this 4-letter name
    $1600 23
Theosophy is one of many systems based on belief in this world of mystical revelation, from the Latin for "hidden"
    $1600 9
This actor seen here played Henry Standing Bear, a saloon owner on "Longmire"
    $1600 20
Kierkegaard believed dread, or this, is a desire for what one fears
    $2000 26
Despite the 11th c. conquests of Emperor Basil the Bulgar slayer of this empire, his heirs rapidly lost all he had gained
    $2000 8
"The Right of the Vanities"
    $2000 15
King Goodwill Zwelithini, who passed away in 2021, led this Bantu-speaking people of South Africa for 50 years
    $2000 30
"Ru" is the Chinese word for the belief system central to Chinese culture for millennia; we use this word, from a sage's name
    $2000 10
In this neo-Western film, Anton Chigurh asks the killer query, "What's the most you ever lost on a coin toss?"
    $2000 21
As depicted here, this word once meant a spirit that plagued you during sleep; it still has a sleep-related meaning

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Emmett Christopher Martha
$22,000 $10,800 $15,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS NAMES
Perhaps the most famous picture of him was taken in New Jersey in 1951 as he was annoyed by paparazzi on his 72nd birthday

Final scores:

Emmett Christopher Martha
$12,000 $0 $30,800
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $30,800

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Emmett Christopher Martha
$13,200 $10,800 $13,400
12 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
25 R,
6 W
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $37,400

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Game tape date: 2022-08-03
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