Show #3940 - Friday, October 19, 2001


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Lesley Marshall, a fundraising consultant from Toronto, Canada

Kevin F. Sherry, a newspaper reporter from Ventura, California

Ulhas Rajurkar, a human resources specialist from Lorton, Virginia (whose 2-day cash winnings total $23,799)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 16
This archipelago east of North Carolina is now self-governing under P.M. Jennifer Smith
    $100 1
He started "Penthouse" as a pet project in 1965
    $100 6
Laszlo Toth took a hammer to his Pieta & Pietro Cannata took one to his David
    $100 11
Matt Damon showed off his talent in this "talented" title role in 1999
    $100 21
Old Rough & ____ to Wear
    $100 26
The last public execution by this method took place on June 17, 1939 in Versailles, France
    $200 17
This Caribbean island group is economically interdependent with the same-named U.S. group to its south
    $200 2
He was the loser on Sept. 20, 1973 in tennis' "Battle of the Sexes"
    $200 7
In January 1999 a man scribbled with a gray marker on a painting in Rome by this American drip master
    $200 12
Clint Eastwood directed & starred in this 2000 film that could have been called "Grumpy Old Astronauts"
    $200 22
Blue Eyes Crying in the ____ Man
    $200 27
This band gave its last concert with Jerry Garcia at Chicago's Soldier Field in 1995
    DD: $500 18
Britain's territory on this continent has no permanent residents & has been governed out of the Falklands
    $300 3
Don't worry, he's the musical virtuoso who sang "Don't Worry, Be Happy"
    $300 8
In 1998 an art student in London painted a yellow pound sign on a self-portrait by this Dutchman
    $300 13
(Sarah of the Clue Crew rides the Ferris wheel at the Orange County Fair.) Joseph Cotten & Orson Welles took a famous ride in a Ferris wheel in this classic 1949 film noir
    $300 23
Sympathy for the ____ with a Blue Dress on
    $300 28
The last of these swingin' clubs closed its doors in July of 1988 in Lansing, Michigan
    $400 19
In the 1990s, one of these destroyed Plymouth, the capital of Montserrat
    $400 4
He may not like Mondays, but it didn't stop this man from organizing the "Live Aid" concerts in 1985
    $400 9
Students looking at "Fall of the Angels" in a Rome museum noticed this problem, as it didn't match the guidebook photo
    $400 14
This Georgia-born actress earned an Oscar nomination for playing Sally Field's Southern daughter in "Steel Magnolias"
    $400 24
The Trouble with ____ and the Hendersons
    $400 29
Vadim Bakatin became the last head of this intelligence service in 1991
    $500 20
Napoleon was, so to speak, dependent on this island from 1815 to 1821
    $500 5
This British actor has played Benito Mussolini, Sancho Panza & Manuel Noriega
    $500 10
In 1999 an escaped mental patient in Amsterdam slashed this Spaniard's "Nude Woman in Front of the Garden"
    $500 15
(Hi, I'm Virginia Madsen.) I played Princess Irulan in this 1984 David Lynch film based on Frank Herbert's classic sci-fi novel
    $500 25
Better Than ____ Pound

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Ulhas Kevin Lesley
$1,000 $1,300 -$100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ulhas Kevin Lesley
$1,300 $3,600 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll name the leader, you name the country.)
    $200 13
On May 15, 1963 Gordon Cooper became the last American to do this alone
    $200 25
Ray's story "The Illustrated Man" is about a carnival worker covered in these
    $200 8
In Asia:
Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi
    $200 1
Don't get all wrapped up with the ball type of this African critter seen here
    $200 20
Listening to cabbies' problems on "Taxi" paid off for him with an Oscar nomination as a shrink in "Ordinary People"
    $200 2
It's the words of a language; we'll see how good yours is now
    $400 16
The "Great" one of these paralyzed New York City on March 12, 1888
    $400 27
"Dandelion Wine" is based on Bradbury's own childhood in Waukegan in this state
    $400 9
In southern Europe:
Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi
    $400 7
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew is at the San Diego Zoo.) This bird, second in size to the ostrich, has rudimentary wings under its feathers...he should be in here somewhere
    $400 21
He wasn't the boss but a boxer on "Taxi" & had a real-life pro record of 12-3
    $400 3
Donald Rumsfeld & Norman Mineta are 2 of the 15 members of this elite advisory body
    DD: $1,000 17
Ladies of Edenton, N.C. held an event called this on Oct. 25, 1774, 10 months after a more famous one in Boston
    DD: $1,500 28
"The Fire Man" was the working title of this classic Bradbury novel
    $600 10
In central Europe:
President Aleksander Kwasniewski
    $600 14
Horseshoe crabs are more closely related to this group that includes spiders than they are to crabs
    $600 22
Friends thought that the news of the 1984 death of this comic who played Latka was one of his practical jokes
    $600 4
Stephen King's 1980 overview of the horror genre was called "Danse" this
    $800 18
He's the secretary of state seen here in a 1981 clip:
As of now, I am in control here in the White House
    $800 11
In western Europe:
Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar
    $800 15
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew plays with a spotted animal.) I'm with a cub of this animal that could get a speeding ticket in a 65 MPH zone
    $800 23
Played by this actor, Rev. Jim changed his name to Ignatowski, thinking it was "star child" spelled backwards
    $800 5
This bandleader seen here passed away in 1994
    $1000 19
When an ex-Idaho governor was killed in 1905, this labor leader called "Big Bill" was acquitted in a sensational trial
    $1000 12
In southeast Asia:
President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
    $1000 26
Put on some soft howling music during this season of the year when wolves mate
    $1000 24
This actress who played a cabbie had romances with 2 cast members & John Travolta
    $1000 6
It's a type of VW, or a light, 2-wheeled, one-horse carriage with a folding top

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ulhas Kevin Lesley
$7,500 $8,100 $1,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This team received its name after an 1890 incident in which it "stole" away an important player from another team

Final scores:

Ulhas Kevin Lesley
$5,000 $1,100 $3,200
3-day champion: $28,799 3rd place: Trip to La Quinta Resort & Club, Palm Springs, California 2nd place: Trip to Thailand

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ulhas Kevin Lesley
$7,100 $7,200 $2,100
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
7 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $16,400

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Game tape date: 2001-08-22
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