Show #8718 - Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Cris Pannullo game 9.


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Fernando Villafuerte, a graduate student from Pasadena, California

Elizabeth Meisenzahl, a student from Lima, New York

Cris Pannullo, a customer success operations manager from Ocean City, New Jersey (whose 8-day cash winnings total $275,502)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Idina: Hi, I'm Idina Menzel; a song can bring a character to life and I'll have clues about some of the roles I've acted and sung.)
    $200 20
This mausoleum complex in Agra, India was built by 20,000 workers between 1632 & 1648
    $200 28
The name of this fairy tale girl who breaks into the home of the 3 bears suggests her hair color
    $200 29
Scotch Adhesive Dots are sticky business
    $200 27
"Breadbasket" is slang for the midsection or specifically this digestive organ
    $200 23
A fictional book-length narrative & a digging tool
    $200 30
(Idina Menzel presents the clue.) I originated the Tony-winning role of Elphaba in this musical that literally changed me for good
    $400 19
1667 saw the completion of Gian Lorenzo Bernini's great curving colonnade enclosing the piazza in front of this building
    $400 16
What's with hair & fairy tale girls? "Let down your hair" is a line from the story about this fairy tale girl
    $400 24
Get the look with Great Lash waterproof mascara
    $400 26
The cecum is part of the large intestine; animals use it to digest this kind of food, so in koalas, it's 3 times body length
    $400 4
Half a quart & a hard mineral used to produce a spark
    $400 25
(Idina Menzel presents the clue.) I know all of you parents out there either love me or hate me for it, but I'm thankful this song from "Frozen" has such a lasting, resonating effect on people
    $600 8
Dutch optician Hans Lippershey invented this in 1608, supposedly after seeing one lens held in front of another
    $600 3
One myth says it was Athena who changed this Gorgon's hair into snakes
    $600 18
Be Delaware about Styrofoam brand XPS insulation
    $600 14
Filtering the entire contents of your blood as many as 40 times a day is the job of this pair of organs
    $600 7
Something used in a closet & something likely to cause harm
    $600 22
(Idina Menzel presents the clue.) In 2022, I released my first children's book, called "Loud Mouse", about a mouse who finds her big voice; and in 2021, I co-starred with some mice playing Camila Cabello's stepmother in this movie
    DD: $1,000 1
In 1642 this explorer made landfall at the Australian island now named for him
    $800 10
Members of the Khalsa order of this religion follow a command to never cut their hair
    $800 12
Almond Joy & Mounds--the same maker that bought out Peter Paul
    $800 13
As part of the body's immune response, the spleen releases these proteins such as IgM that counteract pathogens
    $800 6
Pendleton for the Marines & a wetland for the frogs & cypress trees
    $800 21
(Idina Menzel presents the clue.) In 1996, I made my Broadway debut in "Rent"; my character, a performance artist named Maureen, was based on Musetta in this Puccini opera
    $1000 5
In 1673 this one-named dramatist collapsed onstage while performing in his play "The Imaginary Invalid" & died soon after
    $1000 9
The name of this pouffy hairstyle comes from the French for "to puff"
    $1000 15
Game with its Core X-series processors
    $1000 2
The formation of solid deposits also called choleliths is a common occurrence in this organ
    $1000 11
A country that supports another one & to waste time by lingering
    $1000 17
(Idina Menzel presents the clue.) I got to walk like an Egyptian on Broadway as Amneris, princess & fiancée of Radames, in this Elton John/Tim Rice musical

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

Cris Elizabeth Fernando
$4,000 -$1,200 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Cris Elizabeth Fernando
$6,000 $1,000 -$200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 30
He was born in 1452 in Anchiano but the name he's known by would give a nearby place lasting fame
    $400 28
The Doof Warrior shredded on post-apocalyptic guitar in this 2015 "Mad Max" film
    $400 29
Prisoners really do make these; in Michigan, rolls of aluminum are used to produce about 10,000 per day
    $400 2
Go ahead & talk about this 1996 Chuck Palahniuk knockout
    $400 22
One definition of this misconduct in the military is the refusal to obey someone of a higher rank
    $400 1
This arid region occupies 500,000 square miles of northern China & southern Mongolia
    $800 24
She was born in Coyoacán in 1907 & sadly, childhood polio was just the start of her medical issues
    $800 15
2 days after Sly Stallone left "Beverly Hills Cop", this man got the starring role
    $800 26
As tectonic plates collide, a plate can snap up, causing an earthquake; that force transfers to the water, creating one of these
    $800 3
2005 bestseller about light-fingered Liesel Meminger
    $800 21
In 1520 Martin Luther refused to retract 41 of his 95 Theses; he was later hit with this ecclesiastical censure
    $800 17
This island on the U.S. side of Niagara Falls is named for a herd of ruminants that roamed there in the 1700s
    $1200 25
This future star of the graffiti world & beyond was born in 1960 to a Nuyorican mom & a Haitian dad
    $1200 12
Regina George says, "Gretchen, stop trying to make" this "happen. It's not going to happen"
    $1200 27
This "colorful" phrase referred to cheap diner meals of yore & the item they were served on
    $1200 6
Pasternak's masterpiece
    $1200 20
Carl Sagan was a prominent one of these "star life" scientists
    $1200 9
Southeastern Wyoming is the land o' this county that shares its name with an ancient home of the Hebrews
    DD: $2,800 7
She was born in what's now part of Pittsburgh in 1844, but Paris would eventually be home
    $1600 11
This 1972 blaxploitation movie about a drug dealer that was not merely fly was remade in 2018
    DD: $4,000 13
The first fossils belonging to this dinosaur with bony plates in its back were discovered in the 1870s
    $1600 5
2003 high flyer from Khaled Hosseini
    $1600 19
A synonym for "reasonable" begins this psychological term, an attempt to justify a failure or other loss
    $1600 8
Protruding from the Bosphorus like an appendage from an animal's head, this colorful inlet helped bring wealth to Istanbul
    $2000 16
His father a sculptor & his mother a painter, he first became mobile on July 22, 1898 in Pennsylvania
    $2000 10
In a 2019 film this actor bet big on basketball; in a 2022 film, he played a pro basketball scout; he likes basketball
    $2000 23
Steel plates were sewn into canvas to make these 4-letter vests worn by American aviators during World War II
    $2000 4
Celeste Ng burned up the bestseller lists with this, her second novel
    $2000 18
In 1840 critic & author Margaret Fuller became the first editor of the Dial, a journal of this philosophical movement
    $2000 14
It's Sweden's second-biggest city & biggest seaport

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Cris Elizabeth Fernando
$29,600 $8,600 $5,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In a September 3, 1939 speech, he said, "Everything that I have worked for... has crashed into ruins"

Final scores:

Cris Elizabeth Fernando
$37,821 $10,001 $5,615
9-day champion: $313,323 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Cris Elizabeth Fernando
$25,800 $8,600 $5,000
29 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
13 R,
2 W
12 R,
5 W

Combined Coryat: $39,400

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Game tape date: 2022-08-10
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