Responses for show #8311 - Monday, January 11, 2021

First game with Ken Jennings as guest host.
Opening graphics revised to de-emphasize Alex Trebek.

Contestants

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Julia Shear Kushner, a lawyer from Long Beach, California

Tanay Kothari, a business operations associate from Oakland, California

Jim Gilligan, an assistant professor of English education originally from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,401)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

BEEFY "T"s
IDIOMS & EXPRESSIONS
NEW YORK SOCIETY
TELEVISION BY THE NUMBER
NONFICTION
(Ken: Next-generation cameras were used to show the...)
EARTH AT NIGHT IN COLOR
    $200 19
tri-tip

Tanay
    $200 14
when pigs fly

Julia
    $200 6
the Bronx

Julia
    $200 1
90210

Jim
    $200 18
Vietnam

Tanay
    $200 27
hunting

Julia
    $400 20
teriyaki

Julia
    $400 15
dog days

Jim
    $400 7
motion

Jim
    $400 2
Hawaii Five-O

Jim
    $400 17
A Brief History of Time

Jim
    $400 28
(Tanay: What is an ostrich?)
(Jim: What is a hawk?)

eagle

JimTanay
Triple Stumper
    $600 21
tongue

Julia
    $600 24
(Tanay: What is "A man is what he eats"? [*].)

You are what you eat

Tanay
    $600 8
an altarpiece

Tanay
    $600 3
30 Rock

Tanay
    $600 16
C.S. Lewis

Jim
    $600 29
the Northern Lights

Jim
    $800 22
the tenderloin

Triple Stumper
    $800 25
(Jim: What are your incisors?)

the eye teeth

Jim
Triple Stumper
    $800 9
Rockefeller

Tanay
    $800 4
(Ken: Ben [*], yes.)

10

Julia
    $4,000 12
(Tanay: What is The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat?)

Awakenings

Tanay
    $800 30
(Ken: And that series is available on Apple TV+.)

the canopy

Tanay
    $1000 23
tripe

Julia
    $1000 26
(Jim: What is the Garden of Eden?)

out on a limb

Jim
Triple Stumper
    $1000 10
vice

Tanay
    $1000 5
The 4400

Julia
    $1000 11
(Julia: Who is Cousteau?)

Carson

TanayJulia
    $1000 13
wildebeests

Julia

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

Jim Tanay Julia
$2,000 $0 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Tanay Julia
$800 $1,400 $4,400

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

OVER THE HILL
PICK UP THE HOMOPHONE
MOVIES BASED ON SHORT STORIES
AMERICAN ARTISTS
AROUND 1001
KNIGHTS
    $400 30
San Francisco

Julia
    $400 8
peace/piece

Tanay
    $400 1
All About Eve

Jim
    $400 29
(Grant) Wood

Tanay
    $400 28
Constantinople

Tanay
    $400 27
Labour

Tanay
    $800 23
Dublin

Tanay
    $800 12
burro/burrow

Julia
    $800 2
Nolan

Tanay
    $800 22
Cassatt

Tanay
    $800 24
the Holy Roman Emperor

Julia
    $800 26
(Jim: Who is Elizabeth I?)

Elizabeth II

JimJulia
    $4,400 21
the Tiber

Tanay
    $1200 13
a levy/levee

Jim
    $2,200 3
(Ken: Tanay, you have exactly half of Julia's score. Are you once bitten, twice shy?)
(Tanay: Let's do it again.)
(Ken: That's it! True Daily Double!)

the Lady and the Tramp

Tanay
    $1200 9
Hopper

Tanay
    $1200 18
Leif Erikson

Tanay
    $1200 15
(Julia: Who is Paul McCartney?)
...
(Ken: Paul was knighted a little earlier?)

Ringo Starr

TanayJulia
    $1600 20
Tower Hill

Triple Stumper
    $1600 14
repel/rappel

Tanay
    $1600 6
Total Recall

Jim
    $1600 5
Keith Haring

Jim
    $1600 17
Ireland

Tanay
    $1600 11
Ben Kingsley

Jim
    $2000 19
Parliament Hill

Tanay
    $2000 25
a choir/quire

Triple Stumper
    $2000 7
Eyes Wide Shut

Jim
    $2000 4
(Lee) Krasner

Tanay
    $2000 16
Punjab

Tanay
    $2000 10
(Tim) Berners-Lee

Tanay

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jim Tanay Julia
$8,400 $26,800 $6,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

1960s SONGS
(Ken: Yes, the Elvis film.)
JuliaWhat is viva las planes?
$6,000
JimWhat is "Viva Las Vegas"?
$3,601
TanayWhat is Viva Las Vegas?
$0
"Viva Las Vegas"

Final scores:

Jim Tanay Julia
$12,001 $26,800 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $26,800 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Jim Tanay Julia
$8,400 $26,600 $6,000
13 R,
4 W
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $41,000

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