Show #8799 - Thursday, February 2, 2023

Matthew Marcus game 1.


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Matthew Marcus, a software developer from Portland, Oregon

Anita Perala, a product management consultant from Jersey City, New Jersey

Patti Palmer, a bookseller and retired teacher from Tulsa, Oklahoma (whose 1-day cash winnings total $32,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

"B" + 3
(Ken: Plus three letters, that is.)
    $200 18
Too old at 20 for the Naval Academy, Ike graduated from this academy, class of 1915, at 24
    $200 17
The Munch Museum says this painting's motif was probably inspired by a stroll the artist took in 1891 as the sun set over Oslo Fjord
    $200 27
Mickey Mantle's No. 7 jersey was retired in an emotional ceremony at this venue in 1969
    $200 5
A light on a radar screen
    $200 30
Toucan Sam urges you to follow your nose in selecting this breakfast cereal
    $200 6
It's gotta be hard to catch 'em all when new video games keep coming out, but in 2022 folks gave it a shot with this "Legends: Arceus"
    $400 29
Eisenhower renamed this presidential retreat formerly known as Shangri-La for his grandson
    $400 28
In 1930 she did a series of 6 paintings of an oversized jack-in-the-pulpit flower
    $400 26
This rite is the first of the Catholic Church's list of 7 sacraments
    $400 3
A prison on a ship
    $400 14
Señor Tucán showed up on this girl explorer's TV show & helped a little bit with learning Spanish
    $400 7
A card in this game offers "a ride on the Reading", with a possibility of even getting paid to do so!
    $600 19
In 1950, after retiring from active duty, Eisenhower was tapped to be supreme commander of this new military alliance
    $600 8
This 5-letter word follows "wood" in the printing technique used by Japanese masters like Hiroshige
    $600 11
By around 700 A.D. this hyphenated people had formed 7 separate kingdoms in Britain, known as the Heptarchy
    $600 2
To cheat out of money
    $600 13
This 2021 Disney film set in mountainous Colombia saw Alan Tudyk chittering away as the voice of the toucan
    $600 15
This casino game with numbers on a ticket from 1 to 80 is of Chinese origin & dates back at least 2,000 years
    $800 24
In retirement, Ike enjoyed painting, golf & spending time with Mamie at their farm adjoining this military park & battlefield
    DD: $1,000 9
In 1786 this artist was appointed court painter to Spain's King Charles III
    $800 12
An offshoot of the 19th century Millerites, this religious group observes the Sabbath on Saturdays
    $800 1
To stay or wait
    $800 20
When this actor played George of the Jungle way back in 1997, he was joined on screen by Tookie
    $800 23
If the 5 dice you roll show the same number, well, that's the name of this Hasbro game, & the first one is 50 points
    $1000 25
Opened in 2020, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial is the first public work in Washington, D.C. by this renowned American architect
    $1000 10
For a sculpture called "La France", he used the features of Camille Claudel, a sculptor who was also his assistant & lover
    $1000 16
The craft Freedom 7 took this American into space for a 15-minute suborbital flight on May 5, 1961
    $1000 4
A coffin stand
    $1000 21
A macaw named Blu heads to Brazil & meets a toucan named Rafael in the animated movie with this 3-letter title
    $1000 22
This 5-letter card game of English origin helped construct some bridges--auction bridge & contract bridge

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

Patti Anita Matthew
$400 $2,800 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Patti Anita Matthew
$2,200 $4,000 $6,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 28
In the "Odyssey", it's called the Aegyptus
    $400 17
Retty Priddle & incredibly helpful for the category Alec d'Urberville
    $400 29
In 1986 3 physics winners were honored for designing the electron & scanning tunneling types of these
    $400 11
This "porcine" term derived from the way bags were carried on shoulders
    $400 21
Taylor Swift said she was up very late writing the songs that make up this 2022 album, hence its title
    $400 26
It tells NFL coaches the game or half is getting near the end & the rules will slightly alter
    DD: $8,000 24
No respect! Though more than 2,300 miles long, this North American river is still just a tributary
    $800 16
Sydney & Amelia Amberson, married second cousins in a Pulitzer winner
    $800 19
Max Theiler's 1951 prize was for discoveries that helped combat this "colorful" mosquito-borne tropical disease
    $800 6
Nothing to do with a gospel writer, this word meaning "tepid" comes from Old English
    $800 20
On hits like "I Love Rock 'N Roll" & "Crimson & Clover", she was backed by The Blackhearts
    $800 12
Put 7 letters before "ultimate" to get this word meaning the one before the next to last
    $1200 22
The Yenisei River, one of Russia's biggest, is home to the Siberian species of this big fish
    $1200 3
Charles Cheswick, a patient who aids a rebellion at a mental ward, & Miss Pilbow
    $1200 4
Aptly, 3 scientists shared the 1995 chemistry prize for work on this atmospheric gas made of 3 oxygen atoms
    $1200 5
This term for a dashing swordsman comes from his practice of striking his own shield with his sword during combat
    $1200 9
On "Truth Hurts", Lizzo rhymes "fresh photos with the bomb lighting" & "new man on" this NFL team
    $1200 13
To do this "up" is to gather, as your strength; if you do it "out", you're leaving the military--like the WWI-era personnel
    $1600 23
Its drainage basin includes parts of Angola, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Tanzania, Zambia & 2 other countries
    DD: $2,000 1
Dr. Brodsky & Dim, a Droog until he's very much not a Droog
    $1600 18
James Peebles' work was in the physical type of this -ology, checking off little items like the origin & structure of the universe
    $1600 7
A cow's cud-chewing ways gave us this word meaning to slowly think something over
    $1600 27
In 2022 she was free to duet with Elton John on the song "Hold Me Closer"
    $1600 14
The play has had its climax, the characters are wrapping things up in this French-named segment--it's almost time to go home
    $2000 8
The name of this great river comes from words meaning "place to paddle" in the language of the Warao of Venezuela
    $2000 2
Weena, an Eloi, & Morlocks, as the main guy really gets around
    $2000 25
Gerhard Herzberg's 1971 chemistry prize citation noted his work on these highly reactive molecules with unpaired electrons
    $2000 10
The belief that members of the highest social ranks are duty-bound to help the poor is the crux of this 2-word French phrase
    $2000 30
An outlier ballad from this British metal band was "Changes" in 1972; it was rarely performed live
    $2000 15
When you see this notation in music, you've hit the final part of the movement

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Patti Anita Matthew
$9,400 $10,800 $32,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Poseidon carried off the maiden Theophane & turned her into a ewe; their offspring was the source of this mythical object

Final scores:

Patti Anita Matthew
$18,400 $18,801 $42,200
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $42,200

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Patti Anita Matthew
$9,000 $10,600 $25,000
10 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
31 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $44,600

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Game tape date: 2022-12-07
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