Responses for show #438 - Wednesday, May 14, 1986

Contestants

Marie Peterson, a medical technical translator from Hartland, Wisconsin

Joe Schmitz, a helicopter pilot and maintenance officer from Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Stanton Korn, an attorney from Studio City, California

Jeopardy! Round responses

BRITISH ISLES
BIRDS
3-LETTER WORDS
FACTS & FIGURES
THE FLINTSTONES
"FIRE"
    $100 1
(Margaret) Thatcher

Marie
    $100 23
quills

Joe
    $100 2
duo

Stanton
    $100 16
(Joe: What is Newark?)

Atlantic City

StantonJoe
    $100 7
Bedrock

Marie
    $100 17
fire extinguisher

Joe
    $200 3
MacDonalds

Joe
    $200 24
ostrich

Marie
    $200 12
(Joe: What is [*], [*], [*]?)

wee

Joe
    $200 22
Star Wars

Marie
    $200 8
Pebbles

Marie
    $200 18
fire insurance

Triple Stumper
    $300 4
snuff

Joe
    $300 25
[Laughter.]

Because he doesn't know the words

Marie
    $300 13
r.i.p.

Joe
    $300 27
25

Marie
    $300 9
drive-in theater

Joe
    $300 19
walking on fire

Marie
    $400 5
(Stanton: What is frankincense?)

shamrock

Stanton
Triple Stumper
    $400 26
peacock

Joe
    $400 14
pun

Joe
    $400 29
(Joe: What are Spain and Switzerland?)

Switzerland & Sweden

JoeMarie
    $400 10
(Alex: It was the [*] anniversary and it was also Fred Flintstone Day here in Los Angeles.)

25th

Triple Stumper
    $400 20
fire break

Joe
    $500 6
London Times

Triple Stumper
    $800 28
(Marie: Nice music.)
(Alex: Pardon?)
(Marie: Nice music.)
[Laughter]
(Marie: Um, what is "Birds Of A Feather"?)
[The song was played again going into the break.]

"Fly, Robin, Fly"

Marie
    $500 15
tin

Triple Stumper
    $500 30
(Alex: [*], yes.)
[It seemed that Alex did not realize the board had been cleared.]
(Marie: Uh, could you make another category?)
[Laughter.]
(Alex: No, you blazed through that in beautiful fashion.)

hard work

Marie
    $500 11
Water Buffaloes

Triple Stumper
    $500 21
Under Fire

Stanton

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

Stanton Joe Marie
-$300 $1,700 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Stanton Joe Marie
$300 $2,200 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

SICKNESS & HEALTH
DRAMA
LEADERS
POP MUSIC
THE CIVIL WAR
ICE
    $200 3
false eye

Joe
    $200 21
Madame Butterfly

Stanton
    $200 1
Cesar Chavez

Stanton
    $200 7
George Harrison

Marie
    $200 16
General Lee

Joe
    $200 24
iceberg

Joe
    $400 8
labor

Marie
    $400 22
(Stanton: Who is Thomas Becket?)

Thomas More

StantonMarie
    $400 2
emperor

Marie
    $400 12
Margaritaville

Marie
    $400 17
South Carolina

Joe
    $800 25
(Joe: What are squares?)

hexagons

Joe
    $600 9
Medicare

Joe
    $600 23
You can't take it with you.

Triple Stumper
    $600 4
Dalai Lama

Stanton
    $600 13
Air Supply

Joe
    $600 18
Sherman

Joe
    $600 26
(Marie: What is "O Captain! My Captain!?")

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"

Marie
Triple Stumper
    $800 10
penicillin

Joe
    $800 29
(Joe: What is a [*]?)
(Alex: [after checking with the judges] What we were going for is...What is a [**]? A [*] is a [**], but not all of the plays in the 4th century that were forbidden were [*]s.)

satire (comedy)

Joe
    $800 5
Mao Tse-Tung & Chou En-Lai

Stanton
    $800 14
Rickie Lee Jones

Stanton
    $800 19
(Stanton: What is "The Battle Hymn of the Republic?)

"When Johnny Comes Marching Home"

Stanton
Triple Stumper
    $800 27
(Joe: What is cutting?)
(Alex: Be a little more specific.)
(Joe: [*])
(Alex: That's synonymous with [**].)

cutting into blocks (or quarrying)

Joe
    $1000 11
(Stanton: What is alcoholism?)

polio

StantonJoe
    $1000 6
Nakasone

Triple Stumper
    $1000 15
Rosanne Cash

Joe
    $1000 20
(1 of) West Virginia (or Nevada)

Stanton
    $1000 28
Robert Peary

Triple Stumper

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Stanton Joe Marie
$1,700 $8,600 $3,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

STATE CAPITALS
StantonWhat is Q?
$1,699
MarieWhat is B?
$800
JoeWhat is "A"
$1,600
E

Final scores:

Stanton Joe Marie
$1 $7,000 $2,200
3rd place: Jules Jurgensen his & her watches New champion: $7,000 2nd place: trip on Air Cal to San Francisco & stay at Holiday Lodge

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Stanton Joe Marie
$1,700 $9,400 $3,800
9 R,
4 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $14,900

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