Show #8899 - Thursday, June 22, 2023

Ben Goldstein game 5.


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Andrea Rednick Granados, a community organizer and stay-at-home daughter from Dallas, Texas

Dan Meuse, a university lecturer from Cranston, Rhode Island

Ben Goldstein, a content marketing strategist from Dexter, Michigan (whose 4-day cash winnings total $37,293)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 29
Its state spirit is George Washington's homemade rye whiskey
    $200 15
at the Museum
    $200 30
Che Guevara met these 2 Cuban brothers in Mexico in 1955 & enlisted in their cause
    $200 28
To decrease swelling from an injury, a doctor may order you to be on BR, short for this
    $200 17
The U.S. Post Office said that "send-a-dime" these, a craze in 1935, violated federal lottery laws
    $200 24
The Space Shuttles' engines were powered by liquid this, which was mixed with liquid oxygen to set off a big reaction
    $400 6
Seen here & known for its deep call, it's Missouri's state amphibian
    $400 5
    $400 26
Before joining it in 1967, this Baltimore-born man argued & won 29 out of 32 cases before the U.S. Supreme Court
    $400 27
VS are these; how are yours?
    $400 13
In the military, orders go down this; requests go up
    $400 23
This traditional fuel of the British Isles is still hand cut from bogs
    $600 10
On New York's coat of arms, this figure holds a sword in one hand & scales in the other
    $600 1
An Affair to
the Titans
    $600 25
If you had 2 hours & 25 minutes in 1984, you could watch "Paris, Texas" or see Joan Benoit win the first women's Olympic one of these
    $600 4
ASD stands for this, a broad range of conditions involving challenges with social interactions & communication
    $600 8
This protective medieval stuff was made of interlinked rings of iron
    $600 22
This "number" measures a fuel's ability to resist knocking in an internal-combustion engine
    $800 19
Connecticut's state this is a plaid with stripes of blue, green & gray
    $800 2
Touch of
    $800 20
In 1912 Orillia, Ontario was one of the first towns to try this change, until even the mayor got to church an hour late
    $800 7
FBS stands for this type of test that measures one's glucose level at least 8 hours after eating
    $800 9 calls itself "the world's leading crypto finance house"
    $800 21
The burning of the bituminous type of this has been linked to acid rain
    DD: $1,000 11
Illinois has a state microbe to honor Peoria's 1940s role in first mass-producing this antibiotic
    $1000 3
Charlie Wilson's
    $1000 14
The legend of this bank robber includes an escape from a Crown Point, Indiana jail in 1934 using a fake gun carved out of wood
    $1000 12
An unborn baby's FHR, or this, is closely monitored, especially during labor
    $1000 16
In law, prosecutors work to establish this, the trail of possession & handling of a piece of evidence
    $1000 18
Beginning in 2009 the European Union required road vehicles powered by this fuel to use only low-sulfur kinds

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

Ben Dan Andrea
$4,400 $2,600 $3,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ben Dan Andrea
$8,000 $6,800 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 30
Besides the participants, in a Double Dutch competition, you need 2 of these
    $400 22
An 1899 Saturday Evening Post article bemoaned the "lost art of" this, with everyone reading instead of talking to each other
    $400 29
In 1859 Henry Bursill published a book showing how to use your hands to make these on the wall, including the bunny & goat
    $400 7
Howdy, yourself, Louis Armstrong, "it's so nice to have you back where you belong" with this 1964 hit from a Broadway show
    $400 27
This city in northwestern Baja California is about 15 miles south of San Diego
    $400 28
Drusilla was one of the vampire antagonists on this TV series that debuted in 1997
    $800 15
Mary Mapes Dodge won lasting fame for her 1865 novel about this Dutch boy & "the Silver Skates"
    $800 1
Clean & jerk athlete
    $800 26
In "Wall", the first part of Ken Follett's "Edge of Eternity", this then-country's Stasi headquarters prove menacing
    $800 2
In 1944 he tooted his own horn to study at what is today Juilliard; by '57, he was "Miles Ahead" with a masterpiece album
    $800 6
East of Vietnam & an arm of the South China Sea, this gulf was the site of an international incident in 1964
    $800 20
"You're Dead" by '60s folk singer Norma Tanega is used as the theme song to this FX series
    $1200 10
The majority of people who still speak Pennsylvania Dutch are the Mennonites & this 5-letter group
    $1200 8
Medical professional who studies & treats poisonings
    $1200 17
In his book "Stardust", there is a hamlet named Wall & Tristran sets out on a journey through the only hole in that wall
    $1200 3
That's a piccolo trumpet hitting the high notes in this Beatles song that's "in my ears & in my eyes"
    $1200 12
The Museum of Glass & the University of Puget Sound are in this city, the seat of Pierce County
    $1200 19
In the "Twilight" saga, the Cullens avoid the Sun not because it would kill them but because this happens
    $1600 11
Transmitted by bark beetles & caused by a fungus, it has destroyed thousands of certain trees in the United States
    DD: $3,000 9
An unlucky incident; in British law, it's a verdict of accidental death not due to crime or negligence
    DD: $2,500 18
Alistair Moffat's nonfiction book on this structure is called "Rome's Greatest Frontier"
    $1600 4
Alison Balsom, Lady (James Bond movie director Sam) Mendes, records lots of Handel & Purcell of this "golden age of the trumpet"
    $1600 14
Home to the Kasbah Museum, this Moroccan port is on the Strait of Gibraltar, just 17 miles from southern Spain
    $1600 21
In "Bram Stoker's Dracula", Anthony Hopkins played this vampire-hunting professor
    $2000 24
Seen here is a colorful Dutch colonial style building in Oranjestad on this island
    $2000 16
This photographic effect reverses tones & introduces sunny highlights to images
    $2000 23
This title Melville office drudge notices dead brick walls early on, but ends up staring at the high walls of prison
    $2000 5
His doctors made him quit the trumpet after an aneurysm; he went on to produce songs like "We Are The World"
    $2000 13
Saddam Hussein was born near this city on the west bank of the Tigris in 1937 & was pulled out of the ground in its vicinity in 2003
    $2000 25
Benjamin Walker stepped into the presidential shoes for this 2012 metafiction monster mash-up of a movie

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ben Dan Andrea
$15,200 $12,000 $4,500

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1823 he wrote, "In the war between those new governments and Spain we declared our neutrality"

Final scores:

Ben Dan Andrea
$12,005 $12,000 $7,501
5-day champion: $49,298 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ben Dan Andrea
$15,200 $12,000 $10,000
20 R,
1 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
10 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $37,200

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Game tape date: 2023-04-13
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