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    $800 8
An industrious raccoon named Tom Nook runs the in-game business in this Nintendo game: "New Horizons"
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Show #8392 - Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Champion's winnings & consolation amounts matched to Media Fellowship House.

Contestants

Brittany Eltman, a baker from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Hanna Howard, an editor from New York, New York

Emily Sands, a vice president of operations from Chanhassen, Minnesota (3-day champion whose cash winnings total $73,000)

Jeopardy! Round

DING DONG
THE WITCH IS DEAD
TRUCE!
READING MATERIAL
POP CULTURE
CROSSWORD CLUES "F"
    $200 1
Continuing the alliteration, it follows "ding-dong" in a kid's prank that involves ringing a doorbell & running away
    $200 11
In this Grimm Brothers tale, the wicked witch met her end after being pushed into an oven
    $200 13
British & German troops traded gifts & even played soccer between the trenches during the Christmas truce of this first year of World War I
    $200 20
Look, nothing's written in this--well, the tablet of Assyrian King Tukulti-Ninurta from the 1200s B.C. is
    $200 4
She closed out the 2021 inauguration celebration by singing "Firework" as fireworks shot across the sky
    $200 30
Spurious synonym
(4 letters)
    $400 2
"Ding dong", it's this company "calling"; how about some lipstick or other cosmetic?
    $400 17
In a Roald Dahl book, the title witches get "smashed and bashed and chopped up" after being turned into these creatures
    $400 14
No countries signed the 1953 armistice ending the Korean War--only generals representing North Korea & this intl. organization
    $400 21
The high-end Oasis in this brand of e-readers has a glass rather than a plastic screen
    $400 5
Suites based on shows like "Adventure Time" & "Ben 10" are at the hotel named for this network
    $400 23
An Armada
(5 letters)
    $600 3
In a song from this musical, "We go together like rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong"
    $600 18
Agnes Nutter, a 17th century witch whose predictions are central to the plot in "Good Omens", gets punished in this predictable way
    $600 16
Fighting was forbidden during weekends & religious festivals according to the medieval Treuga Dei, or Truce of this
    $600 28
The nearly translucent paper called this kind of "skin" was once popular for air mail, where every ounce counted
    $600 6
To promote his album "The Life of Pablo", this rapper opened a series of pop-up stores around the world
    $600 9
Countertop laminate, 1960s style
(7 letters)
    $800 15
Ding Dongs are individually wrapped chocolate cakes from this company
    $800 19
The White Witch Jadis was killed in battle by this character who appeared to be dead a short time before
    $800 22
A 1949 ceasefire brought an end (for a while) to a war between India & Pakistan over this territory
    DD: $3,800 25
Combine 2 words in the New York Times' slogan & get the name of this light, pulpy paper it comes on
    $800 8
An industrious raccoon named Tom Nook runs the in-game business in this Nintendo game: "New Horizons"
    $800 10
A vestibule (5 letters)
    $1000 29
Judy Garland's "Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead" surged on U.K. iTunes after this former prime minister passed away
    $1000 27
A death eater & dark witch, Bellatrix Lestrange killed Dobby before being killed herself by Molly Weasley in this book
    $1000 24
The 12 years' Truce of 1609 to 1621 interrupted the Netherlands' lengthy struggle with this country
    $1000 26
A version of the Book of the Dead, including a hymn to Ra, is called the this plant material "of Ani"
    $1000 7
Mobster & assassin Frank Sheeran is the title character of this 2019 Martin Scorsese mob epic
    $1000 12
A Davenport or a lowboy, for example (9 letters)

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

Emily Hanna Brittany
$1,400 $2,200 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Emily Hanna Brittany
$8,200 $6,000 $5,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

BRITS IN BOATS
20th CENTURY NAMES
FACTS ABOUT COUNTRIES
AMERICAN MUSIC
PLAYING POPE
PRONOUNS
    $400 21
After being cast adrift by the rebellious crew of the Bounty, this captain & his men eventually made it to Indonesia
    $400 3
For a study on space & the aging process, he went back into space in 1998, 36 years after his first trip
    $400 19
Denmark connects to continental Europe through its 42-mile border with this other 7-letter country
    $400 6
This 10-letter term for a mix of rock & roll & country was likely coined to describe the music of Elvis Presley
    $400 9
Benedict XVI expressed admiration for Piotr Adamczyk's portrayal of this man in "Karol, a Man Who Became Pope"
    $800 22
The boat in which he & companions made an epic 800-mile Antarctic journey in 1916 is now at his alma mater, Dulwich College
    $800 4
He was named the Canadian Press' Newsmaker of the Year every year from 1968 to 1975
    $800 18
First found in Nigeria in 1956, it's the nation's most important source of government revenue
    $800 1
The polka-influenced waila music of Arizona Native Americans is also known by this poultry term for bad handwriting
    $800 10
This actor has tremendous range, from TV's Dan Conner to Pope Sergius in the 2009 film "Pope Joan"
    $800 26
It's a homophone of a song such as "Abide With Me"
    $1200 23
This British force, which unlike the USA's is just one word, was founded in 1822 as 3 anti-smuggling services merged
    $1200 5
When this Girl Scouts founder died in 1927, she was buried in her uniform, as per her request
    $1200 17
Smaller islands under the jurisdiction of this island country include Lyudao & Quemoy
    $1200 2
At the beginning of the 20th century, jazz flourished in Storyville, the red light district of this southern city
    DD: $4,000 11
In "The Agony & the Ecstasy" Rex Harrison played Pope Julius II taking on Charlton Heston as this artist
    $1200 20
In 2019 singer Sam Smith announced, "I am changing my pronouns to" this genderless pair
    $1600 24
In 2010 Philip Beale sailed around Africa in a replica of a vessel used by this renowned ancient seafaring people
    $1600 7
In 1967 this South African surgeon led a team in performing the world's first human heart transplant
    DD: $6,200 15
The longest river in Ireland, it flows 220 miles to reach the Atlantic Ocean near Limerick
    $1600 13
The Grammys' American Roots music field includes album awards for blues, folk & this Kentucky-named music
    $1600 12
In 2003 Bob Hoskins was "The Good Pope", this name XXIII, who served from 1958 to 1963
    $1600 27
It's the last word of "O Canada"
    $2000 25
A boating area on the the Thames gave Kenneth Grahame childhood memories he used in this book about Rat & Mole
    $2000 8
In 1970 this pair followed up "Human Sexual Response" with "Human Sexual Inadequacy"
    $2000 16
Like its neighbor to the north Rwanda, this landlocked country is home to Hutus & Tutsis
    $2000 14
A type of choral music is called this-note singing, where the notes are printed as ovals, triangles, diamonds & rectangles
    $2000 28
In an epic move, Odysseus gave this as his name when asked by the Cyclops

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Emily Hanna Brittany
$5,200 $20,800 $2,200
(lock game)

Final Jeopardy! Round

WORLD LITERATURE
This 1970s memoir told of harsh places that metaphorically were like an island chain "from the Bering Strait almost to the Bosporus"

Final scores:

Emily Hanna Brittany
$5,999 $20,600 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $20,600 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Emily Hanna Brittany
$8,400 $18,000 $2,200
20 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
10 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $28,600

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