Show #8784 - Thursday, January 12, 2023

Yogesh Raut game 2.
Game in which 61 correct responses were given (with 4 rebounds).


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Kristina Mosley, a writer from Conway, Arkansas

Kyle Daly, a consultant from Washington, D.C.

Yogesh Raut, a blogger, podcaster, and freelance writer originally from Springfield, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $41,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 27
An adventure into the unknown:
"Down the ____ hole"
    $200 22
The ideas of Édouard de Laboulaye, president of the French anti-slavery society, inspired this gift from France to America
    $200 30
This booze was the base of a Sputnik cocktail, popular in the 1950s
    $200 29
Around 546 B.C. Pisistratus took power as tyrant of this city & ruled there for 2 decades
    $200 25
In 2022, a year after a bad car crash, Tiger Woods returned to the greens in Augusta to play in this tournament
    $200 28
Always check your pants pockets! Specifically, I'll check this style of tight-fitting pants named for an Italian island
    $400 8
Begin a decline in quality:
"Jump the ____"
    $400 20
Martin Luther King never had a chance to meet this man who inspired him, but he did meet with his son Ramdas
    $400 26
2 million gallons of beer in the hall, 2 million gallons of beer... about that much was consumed at this 2011 event in Munich
    $400 19
He ruled Libya as dictator for 40 years, but Muammar Qaddafi styled himself as this less-than-highest military rank
    $400 24
That's Greg LeMond in yellow, the first American to win this race, competing in 1989 before helmets became mandatory
    $400 23
I do like to time travel, & my keys may be in this year: I saw D-Day firsthand & went to the premiere of "Double Indemnity"
    $600 7
That's ridiculous & utter nonsense:
"____ -&-____ story"
    $600 1
The Altair 8800 & its creator, Dr. Ed Roberts, inspired these two teenage pals from Seattle who became famous
    $600 21
Waikiki's Royal Hawaiian has an oceanfront bar named for this rhyming cocktail; 2 kinds of rum go into it
    $600 11
He prepared his sons Uday & Qusay to succeed him in power, but they predeceased him in 2003
    $600 17
A little birdie told us that China has won the most gold medals in this sport's BWF World Championships
    $600 18
Could've been at the Deerfield, Illinois HQ of this co. (before it moved to Texas) that makes the center-pivot 440 backhoe loader
    $800 6
Angry like a certain insect:
"Mad as a ____"
    $800 9
In 1921 a Jewish woman named Edith Stein read a book by this woman of Avila & began a journey to sainthood under the same name
    DD: $2,600 4
Beer's 4 main ingredients are malt, yeast, water & these cones of a plant that help the drink keep its foamy head
    $800 10
In 1964 the legislature of this Caribbean country ratified a new constitution making Papa Doc Duvalier president for life
    $800 16
Dating back to the 1850s, the oldest trophy in international sports goes to the winners of this yachting competition
    $800 15
Let's see, I remember heading directly north out of Israel into this country on the Mediterranean... maybe in Baalbek?
    $1000 5
The losing party has gained control:
"The ____ has turned"
    $1000 3
Marie Duplessis, a courtesan & the lover of Alexandre Dumas fils, inspired the character of Violetta in this Verdi opera
    $1000 2
Creme de cacao & half & half are 2 other ingredients in this brandy cocktail, a favorite of John Lennon
    $1000 12
Slobodan Milosevic, who had been the despotic leader of this nation, died in custody in 2006 while on trial for war crimes
    $1000 13
Meaning "unconquered", these intl. games, held in The Hague in 2022, are for wounded, injured & sick servicemen & women
    $1000 14
The patient had peritonitis from a ruptured one of these; I made the McBurney's incision to remove it & might have dropped my keys

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

Yogesh Kyle Kristina
$3,600 $6,200 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Yogesh Kyle Kristina
$8,600 $6,400 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 26
"O happy horse, to bear the weight of Antony!"
    $400 25
Released in 1982 & spawning 7 Top 10 singles, this Michael Jackson album became one of the bestselling albums of all time
    $400 27
"Other self", perhaps for a superhero
    $400 29
The Tuareg people of North & West Africa call this desert home
    $400 28
From a Latin word for "hair", it's the name of the body's tiniest blood vessels
    $400 30
It's raining & dashed if I didn't leave the club without this object from James Smith & Sons, making them since 1830
    $800 22
"I come to wive it wealthily in Padua"
    $800 13
Let's not forget about this breakthrough album for Nirvana, which turned 30 in 2021
    $800 21
The "state in which", it's the existing condition of affairs
    $800 20
This desert highlighted here covers some serious ground--500,000 square miles, give or take
    $800 23
Fittingly, the name of this colorful part of the eye goes back to a Greek word for "rainbow"
    $800 24
The woman who ran over my foot with a pram & put me in hospital will most decidedly hear from my solicitor, this person
    $1200 11
"O, beware, my lord, of jealousy; it is the green-eyed monster"
    $1200 8
"Life After Death" by this East Coast rapper was released in 1997, 2 weeks after he was murdered on the West Coast
    $1200 7
When shopping remember this phrase, "let the buyer beware"
    $1200 6
In 2019 organizers of this event in Nevada's Black Rock Desert were turned down for a permit to raise capacity from 80,000 to 100,000
    $1200 19
The name of this organ that produces digestive juices comes from words meaning "all flesh"
    $1200 14
The cheek of the lad who wore a Tottenham jumper to a home match of this team, the Gunners!
    $1600 10
"My Oberon! What visions have I seen! Methought I was enamoured of an ass"
    $1600 2
Their "Kid A" is frequently ranked among the top albums of the 2000s
    DD: $2,000 3
An unexplored field of study could be described as this "unknown land"
    $1600 12
A passel of spaghetti Westerns were filmed in the Tabernas Desert in this alphabetically first administrative division of Spain
    $1600 4
When seen from the side, your tailbone somewhat resembles the beak of a cuckoo bird, hence this other name for it
    $1600 16
I was miffed when the National Trust refused to list my gran's cottage in this district known for water & poets
    $2000 9
"We are such stuff as dreams are made on"
    $2000 1
The title of this Beck album is a corruption of a Mexican-Spanish slang term for "cool!", or "all right!"
    $2000 15
This plot device, "god from the machine", may also be from a desperate writer's imagination
    DD: $4,000 18
The Makgadikgadi Depression is a low point of this desert that makes up much of Botswana
    $2000 5
Associated with memory, this curved area in the brain's temporal lobe takes its name from a Greek word for "seahorse"
    $2000 17
My chart of the PM's cabinet was knocked cock-a-hoop when Mr. Kwarteng served only 38 days as this chief financial minister

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Yogesh Kyle Kristina
$26,600 $16,800 $9,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The artwork once known in France as "la tapisserie de la reine Mathilde" is better known as this

Final scores:

Yogesh Kyle Kristina
$33,601 $0 $4,600
2-day champion: $75,202 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Yogesh Kyle Kristina
$24,600 $14,600 $9,600
32 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
17 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
11 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $48,800

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Game tape date: 2022-11-15
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