Responses for show #8258 - Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Kevin Walsh game 5.

Contestants

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Jack Mooney, an aerospace engineer from Santa Cruz, California

Elaine Zatarain, a patient care coordinator from San Diego, California

Kevin Walsh, a story analyst originally from Williamstown, New Jersey (whose 4-day cash winnings total $81,700)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

OK, BOOMERANG
IT'S A FACT
HOLIDAYS & OBSERVANCES
2-WORD TV TITLES
WHICH COUNTRY'S FOREST?
CONTRONYMS
(Alex: Each correct response a single word with two meanings that kind of contradict each other.)
    $200 16
the Aborigines

Kevin
    $200 11
Mercury

Kevin
    $200 21
Passover

Kevin
    $200 1
Downton Abbey

Kevin
    $200 26
Germany

Elaine
    $200 6
out

Kevin
    $400 17
the elbow

Kevin
    $400 12
the Great Salt Lake

Jack
    $400 22
Labor Day

Jack
    $400 2
Breaking Bad

Kevin
    $400 27
Indonesia

Elaine
    $400 7
a rock

Jack
    $600 18
King Tut

Jack
    $600 13
Iraq

Jack
    $3,600 23
(Jack: What is spring break?)

Earth Day

Jack
    $600 3
Mission: Impossible

Jack
    $600 28
(Kevin: What is Australia?)

Canada

Kevin
Triple Stumper
    $600 8
fixed

Jack
    $800 19
Wonder Woman

Elaine
    $800 14
the Dakotas (North & South Dakota)

Triple Stumper
    $800 24
Cyber Monday

Jack
    $800 4
Perry Mason

Kevin
    $800 29
England

Triple Stumper
    $800 9
(Kevin: What is overlook?)

oversight

Kevin
Triple Stumper
    $1000 20
a woolly mammoth

Elaine
    $1000 15
George Orwell

Triple Stumper
    $1000 25
Veterans Day

Kevin
    $1000 5
(Alex: You knew that, Kevin.)
(Kevin: Yeah, couldn't remember it.)

Russian Doll

Triple Stumper
    $1000 30
the United States

Triple Stumper
    $1000 10
variety

Triple Stumper

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

Kevin Elaine Jack
$1,000 $0 $2,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Elaine Jack
$2,200 $2,400 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

PIC-POURRI
SCIENTISTS
SWEDEN LOWS--& HIGHS
AFRICAN-AMERICAN WRITERS
'80s & '90s HIT PARADE
MAKING A 4 "A"
(Alex: There will be four "A"s in each correct response.)
    $400 16
Yellowstone

Elaine
    $400 1
an X-ray

Jack
    $400 26
IKEA

Elaine
    $400 21
Los Angeles

Kevin
    $400 11
Wham!

Kevin
    $400 6
macadamia

Kevin
    $800 17
a 45

Kevin
    $2,000 2
the tides

Jack
    $800 27
Brazil

Elaine
    $800 22
a shotgun shack

Kevin
    $800 12
Duran Duran

Elaine
    $800 7
jambalaya

Jack
    $1200 18
Albuquerque

Elaine
    $1200 3
Darwin

Kevin
    $1200 28
Nobel

Kevin
    $1200 23
Hurston

Kevin
    $1200 13
Kenny Rogers

Elaine
    $2,000 8
(Jack: What is grand poobah?)

maharaja

Jack
    $1600 19
Christopher Robin

Elaine
    $1600 4
Fahrenheit

Kevin
    $1600 29
Stieg Larsson

Kevin
    $1600 24
Shonda Rhimes

Kevin
    $1600 14
Slippery When Wet

Kevin
    $1600 9
baccalaureate

Kevin
    $2000 20
charcuterie

Elaine
    $2000 5
(Alan) Turing

Kevin
    $2000 30
(Ingmar) Bergman

Elaine
    $2000 25
Walter Mosley

Triple Stumper
    $2000 15
Rob Thomas

Elaine
    $2000 10
amalgamate

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kevin Elaine Jack
$18,600 $14,800 $2,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

MOVIE APPEARANCES
(Alex: He created a lot of those superheroes for comics.)
JackWho is?
$1,999
ElaineWho is Stan Lee?
$14,000
KevinWho is Stan Lee?
$11,001
Stan Lee

Final scores:

Kevin Elaine Jack
$29,601 $28,800 $1
5-day champion: $111,301 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Kevin Elaine Jack
$18,600 $14,800 $6,400
23 R,
2 W
14 R,
0 W
11 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $39,800

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