Responses for show #8461 - Monday, August 9, 2021

Matt Amodio game 14.
First game with Joe Buck as guest host.
Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to KidSmart.

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Brian Cordova-Brookey, an attorney from Pasadena, California

Kristen Nagle, a public servant from El Paso, Texas

Matt Amodio, a Ph.D. student from New Haven, Connecticut (whose 13-day cash winnings total $430,200)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round responses

AROUND THE USA
LITERATURE
BUCKINGHAM PALACE
IT'S A FEDERAL CRIME!
CURRENT TV
THE LETTER AFTER M
    $200 25
Geyser

Matt
    $200 29
Don Quixote

Brian
    $200 30
christening

Matt
    $200 19
(Kristen: What is piracy?)
...
(Joe: Kristen, unfortunately, because it's a quote from an actual statute, "piracy" was not accepted.)

pirate

MattKristen
    $200 18
The Blacklist

Triple Stumper
    $200 27
(Joe: M[*], as in Massachusetts.)

A

Brian
    $400 24
a tiki bar

Kristen
    $400 22
Calendar

Triple Stumper
    $400 23
Throne Room

Matt
    $400 28
a walrus

Brian
    $400 17
Joanna Gaines

Brian
    $400 26
C

Brian
    $600 14
oak

Matt
    $600 9
(Brian: What is The Outsiders?)

Rumble Fish

MattBrian
    $600 15
changing of the guard

Matt
    $600 20
4H

Matt
    $600 16
George Segal

Brian
    $600 21
(Brian: What is mi?)
...
(Joe: M-[*], as in do re mi.)

I

MattBrian
    $800 13
Basque

Matt
    $800 5
[Matt did not include the leading article in his correct response.]

The House of the Seven Gables

Matt
    $800 6
(Matt: What's copper?)

porcelain

Matt
Triple Stumper
    $800 8
(Joe: Who knew?)

$1

Triple Stumper
    $800 7
(Malcolm-Jamal) Warner

Matt
    $800 12
(Joe: Mu, the 12th letter of the Greek alphabet.)

U

Matt
    $4,400 10
(Joe: And you have hit the Daily Double which tends to happen when you dominate the board.)

mile high

Matt
    $1000 1
Wolf Hall

Matt
    $1000 2
Albert

Matt
    $1000 4
(Joe: Matt is mouthing it as I say it.)

a lottery ticket

Triple Stumper
    $1000 3
All Creatures Great and Small

Matt
    $1000 11
(Joe: Ml for milliliter, yes.)

L

Matt

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

Matt Kristen Brian
$12,600 $0 -$600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Kristen Brian
$14,800 $200 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

LET'S SEA
"A" MOVIE
DEM BONES
HISTORIC NAMES
GRAB BAG
MYTH RUN-ONS
(Joe: A response might be, "Calliopeople".)
    $400 29
Arctic

Matt
    $400 1
(Kristen: What is The Artist?)

Avatar

MattKristen
    $400 30
teeth

Matt
    $400 28
(John Paul) Jones

Matt
    $400 13
s'mores

Kristen
    $400 25
Vulcanteloupe

Matt
    $800 24
the East China Sea & the South China Sea

Brian
    $800 12
(Joe: And we miss his musk.)
[Mild laughter]

Anchorman

Kristen
    $800 27
ribs

Triple Stumper
    $800 23
Cleopatra

Matt
    $800 14
diabetes

Kristen
    $800 26
Herculesions

Matt
    $1200 20
Antarctica

Matt
    $1200 11
(Matt: What's Artist? The Artist?)

Argo

MattBrian
    $1200 21
(Joe: On a roll.)

vertebrae

Matt
    $1200 19
Penn

Matt
    $1200 15
Welsh

Matt
    $1200 22
Cerberustler

Triple Stumper
    $1600 5
the Irish Sea

Matt
    $2,000 6
Air Force One

Matt
    $4,000 4
the patella

Matt
    $1600 2
De Soto

Matt
    $1600 18
sea shanty

Matt
    $1600 3
Artemistletoe

Matt
    $2000 16
Tasman

Matt
    $2000 10
Atonement

Brian
    $2000 9
(Joe: Wow. Yes.)

greenstick

Matt
    $2000 7
(Benjamin) Banneker

Matt
    $2000 17
(Joe: What great work they do at St. Jude.)

(Marlo) Thomas

Matt
    $2000 8
Daedaluster

Matt

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Matt Kristen Brian
$44,400 $1,800 $5,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

BEASTLY EPONYMS
(Joe: [To Matt] You crossed out the wrong word; it was [*]. The penguin was sighted in the 1520-1521 circumnavigation of the world... And your 14-day total: $440,600, [Applause] fourth-most all time during regular season play.)
KristenWho is Empire?
$1,799
BrianWho is Amundsen?
$1,399
MattWho is Drake Magellan?
$34,000
(Ferdinand) Magellan

Final scores:

Matt Kristen Brian
$10,400 $1 $3,601
14-day champion: $440,600 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Matt Kristen Brian
$38,200 $1,800 $5,000
40 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
4 R,
2 W
9 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $45,000

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.