Show #8724 - Thursday, October 20, 2022

2022 Second Chance competition week 1, final game 1.


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Molly Karol, a CPA from Austin, Texas

Jessica Stephens, a statistical research specialist from Nashville, Tennessee

James Fraser, a naval aviator from Newport Beach, California

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Jeopardy! Round

(Ken: You'll tell us what scares a person who suffers from each one.)
    $200 5
Alexandria was part of the District of Columbia until 1846, when it was returned to this state
    $200 13
    $200 25
At his death in 1616, he left 10 pounds to the poor of Stratford & his second best bed to wife Anne
    $200 28
This slightly leavened flatbread is a big part of Middle Eastern cuisine
    $200 29
Powerfully built, or a powerful breed of Siberian dog
    $200 30
This medical drama began practicing on ABC in 2005 & is still operating today
    $400 4
Southwest of Birmingham in the city of Bessemer is an abode with this name reminiscent of a Lynyrd Skynyrd tune
    $400 12
    $400 21
Mughal emperor Shah Jahan built this monument in memory of his favorite wife, who died in 1631
    $400 27
That white crust around this soft French cheese is actually an edible mold of the genus Penicillium
    $400 20
Add "ate" to this word meaning strong to get a strong person or ruler
    $400 26
It doesn't get more medical drama than this Port Charles-set soap that will celebrate its 60th anniversary in 2023
    DD: $1,000 3
This largest Kentucky city was named for a king of France
    $600 9
    $600 16
After this sharpshooter wife passed away in 1926, Frank Butler reportedly stopped eating & died 18 days later
    $600 8
This Greek liqueur tastes like black licorice & is served in a tall skinny glass called a kanonakia
    $600 19
This 4-letter word is alliteratively paired with "hearty" to describe someone strong & healthy
    $600 22
We assume this actor was paid very handsomely for playing Dr. Doug Ross on "ER" starting in 1994
    $800 2
This Tennessee city's iconic Sunsphere was built for the 1982 World's Fair
    $800 10
    $800 17
Following his assassination in 1935, his widow Rose completed his term as senator from Louisiana
    $800 7
I guess someone is fixing to make gumbo, the pods of this plant are being cut up
    $800 15
Often contrasted with "brains", this word meaning muscular strength once meant the rounded muscles of the arm & thigh
    $800 23
After 17 seasons on "Law & Order", S. Epatha Merkerson got into a new line of work, running Gaffney Medical on this NBC show
    $1000 1
In 2022 this South Carolina city topped Southern Living's list of the South's best cities for the fifth time
    $1000 11
Gymnophobia--maybe manifested in the locker room
    $1000 18
Henry VIII struggled to leave Catherine of Aragon, but it took death to part ol' Henry from this woman, wife No. 6
    $1000 6
In "Treasure Island" Captain Smollett tells the men they'll have this rum drink "served out for you to drink our health and luck"
    $1000 14
A poem by Thom Gunn rhymes this word for strong & vigorously healthy with "dust"
    $1000 24
After serving in "The West Wing", Richard Schiff became president... of St. Bonaventure Hospital on this ABC drama in 2017

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

James Jessica Molly
$4,400 $5,400 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

James Jessica Molly
$7,000 $7,600 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 9
Roman magistrates sported the purple-bordered praetexta type of this garment
    $400 28
How meta--Dante is a character in this 3-part epic poem of his
    $400 26
The girth goes under a horse's belly to keep this on its back
    $400 18
Athos or Aramis
(9 letters)
    $400 24
After doing America in 1996, this pair of probably-not-"Jeopardy!" fans returned in 2022 to "Do the Universe"
    $400 30
The Red Cross sells the tactical brand of this, a device with a French-derived name that's used to stop bleeding
    $800 8
French warriors at Agincourt wore 65 or so pounds of this
    $800 27
"Song of Myself" was in the first edition of this collection of poems by Walt Whitman
    $800 25
A feature of the bottle gives this party-size amount of liquor, 1.75 liters, its name
    $800 17
The art of making cocktails
(8 letters)
    $800 23
Ethan Hawke & Julie Delpy reprised their roles in this 2004 sequel to "Before Sunrise"
    $800 29
After racing a rival to a cure, Dr. Albert Sabin got an oral vaccine for this approved in the U.S. in 1961
    $1200 7
Here's Sun Yat-sen in the suit adopted by & named for this later leader
    $1200 4
The kids' book "The Sweet and Sour Animal Book" used 26 unpublished poems of this Harlem Renaissance figure
    $1200 22
In pickleball a drop shot is a soft, short shot from the back of the court; this other 4-letter "D" shot is hit from closer in
    $1200 16
Able to speak many languages
(12 letters)
    $1200 1
Danny Boyle took his time making "T2", the 2017 sequel to this 1996 film about Scottish junkies
    $1200 19
Go ahead, make my day (& save it too)! In 2014 this actor, then age 83, saved a choking man by doing the Heimlich maneuver
    DD: $4,699 5
In 1921 he ditched Western suits for a shawl & a loincloth called a dhoti
    $1600 10
He wrote, "O my luve's like a red, red rose that's newly sprung in June"
    $1600 13
That funny-shaped plate below the strings is called this guard & keeps that item from damaging the finish
    $1600 15
It was formerly French Sudan
(4 letters)
    $1600 2
This 2011 "Part 2" was the 8th film in a series
    $1600 20
In 1943 Dr. Willem Kolff's artificial kidney pioneered this treatment of removing, purifying & returning blood
    $2000 6
Betrothed to the king of France for her dowry, Marie of this Florence family wears the elaborate lace collar named for her clan
    DD: $2,569 11
It begins, "Of man's first disobedience, and the fruit of that forbidden tree whose mortal taste brought death into the world..."
    $2000 12
A calotte is a skullcap & also means the circles used for the north & south poles on these
    $2000 14
Hatter, Mad or otherwise (8 letters)
    $2000 3
Christian Bale stars in this 2012 sequel to a 2008 sequel to a 2005 movie
    $2000 21
There's a statue in Central Park of this heroic sled dog for helping run a diphtheria antitoxin to remote Alaskans in 1925

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

James Jessica Molly
$19,930 $15,600 $10,400

Final Jeopardy! Round

2 of the 3 countries that share land borders with Russia & China

Final scores:

James Jessica Molly
$30,929 $28,600 $15,600

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

James Jessica Molly
$19,400 $15,200 $10,400
20 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
22 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
14 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $45,000

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Game tape date: 2022-09-14
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