Responses for show #8391 - Monday, May 3, 2021

First game with Bill Whitaker as guest host.
Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to Media Fellowship House.

Contestants

César del Peral, an attorney originally from Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Eliza Eaton-Stern, a middle school history teacher from Aurora, Colorado

Emily Sands, a vice president of operations from Chanhassen, Minnesota (whose 2-day cash winnings total $53,401)

Jeopardy! Round responses

HISTORY
COMEDY CENTRAL
THE FOOD NETWORK
"E"!
VICE
CHANNELS
    $200 28
Egypt

Emily
    $200 30
Homer Simpson

Emily
    $200 1
a quiche

César
    $200 27
an entrepreneur

Eliza
    $200 2
a chocoholic

César
    $200 3
the Gulf of Mexico

César
    $400 6
the French and Indian War

Eliza
    $400 29
Legally Blonde

César
    $400 4
matzah

Emily
    $400 19
an epoch

Eliza
    $400 10
cigars

Eliza
    $400 26
New York & New Jersey

Emily
    $600 17
(Emily: What are triremes?)

galleys

Emily
Triple Stumper
    $600 8
Mike Nichols

Triple Stumper
    $600 5
Dijon

Eliza
    $600 24
espionage

Emily
    $600 11
Sideways

César
    $600 25
the English Channel

Eliza
    $800 7
(Eliza: Who is King George IV?)
(Emily: Who is Edward?)

William

EmilyEliza
Triple Stumper
    $800 20
Ted Lasso

Emily
    $800 9
(Eliza: Uh, what is Bananas Foster?)

cherries jubilee

Eliza
Triple Stumper
    $800 22
edict

Triple Stumper
    $800 12
(Emily: What is a simulator?)

a video game

Emily
Triple Stumper
    $800 15
the Beagle

Eliza
    $1000 16
Pizarro

Eliza
    $1000 21
a hot tub time machine

Emily
    $1000 18
ceviche

Eliza
    $2,000 23
an etymologist

Emily
    $1000 13
a duel

Emily
    $1000 14
Greenland

Emily

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

Emily Eliza César
$800 $1,600 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Emily Eliza César
$5,400 $3,800 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

ALLITERATIVE AUTHORS
YE OLDE SCIENCE
THE ARTS
AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN
A WORD FROM THE GREEK FOR...
PROM MUSIC
    $400 30
[NOTE: Bill corrected Eliza's mispronunciation of "REAR-don" to "RYE-er-don".]

Rick Riordan

Eliza
    $400 6
alchemy

César
    $400 28
Cinderella

Emily
    $400 1
the WNBA

Eliza
    $400 25
a microphone

César
    $400 22
hollaback girl

Eliza
    $800 29
Ken Kesey

Triple Stumper
    $2,000 7
(César: What is the brain?)

skull

César
    $800 27
Guernica

Eliza
    $800 26
a comic strip

Emily
    $800 24
arachnophobia

César
    $800 21
"We Are Young"

Emily
    $1200 13
Graham Greene

Triple Stumper
    $1200 8
earth, air, fire & water

César
    $6,600 5
Ansel Adams

Emily
    $1200 4
the House Un-American Activities Committee

Emily
    $1200 11
(César: What is exaggeration?)
(Emily: What is a conjunction?)
(Eliza: What is hyperbole?)

a metaphor

EmilyElizaCésar
Triple Stumper
    $1200 18
friends forever

Eliza
    $1600 12
Lois Lowry

Emily
    $1600 9
spheres

Eliza
    $1600 15
Bauhaus

Emily
    $1600 2
Democratic National Convention

César
    $1600 23
[NOTE: César responded with both options.]

cryptology or cryptography

César
    $1600 17
cheap thrills

César
    $2000 14
From Here to Eternity

Triple Stumper
    $2000 10
(Emily: What is phlogistism?)

phlogiston

Emily
Triple Stumper
    $2000 16
Stravinsky

Eliza
    $2000 3
(Eliza: What is California?)
(César: What is Illinois?)

Texas

ElizaCésar
Triple Stumper
    $2000 19
the protoplasm

Emily
    $2000 20
Arcade Fire

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Emily Eliza César
$17,200 $7,400 $4,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

19th CENTURY AMERICANS
(Bill: [To Emily] Correct, "Go West, young man".)
CésarWho was Frost
$3,401
ElizaWho was Mark Twain?
$7,400
EmilyWho is Greely?
$2,399
Horace Greeley

Final scores:

Emily Eliza César
$19,599 $0 $599
3-day champion: $73,000 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Emily Eliza César
$10,800 $7,400 $6,000
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
16 R,
4 W
12 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $24,200

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