Show #3980 - Friday, December 14, 2001

(Sofia: "Jeopardy! Clue Crew location"--11 letters.)
(Cheryl: New York City!)
(Sofia: You got it! Done!)


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Matt Andrade, an automotive technician from Vancouver, Washington

Dana Greenblatt, a graduate student originally from Toledo, Ohio

Tracy Bond Bird, a television and commercial announcer from Louisville, Kentucky (whose 2-day cash winnings total $54,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
Among the portraits of these rulers in their palace, the plotter Marin Falier is covered by a curtain
    $200 2
2 brothers, also psychiatrists, discuss fine wine & opera; hilarity ensues
    $200 17
It's the long bone extending from the pelvis down the leg
    $200 12
Wherever she was, Mrs. Calabash knew he was the schnozzola
    $200 11
Duncan, Banquo, Macduff
    $200 1
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from Central Park.) My little pal is waiting to hear the ending of this Hans Christian Andersen story about one of his feathered friends
    $400 27
Corte Seconde del Milion is the former home of this explorer known for his "Million Lies"
    $400 3
4 friends do "nothing" for a half an hour, get paid 6 figures per episode for their trouble
    $400 18
The arms or forelimbs of seals or whales are known as these
    $400 13
Seen here he won the Best Actor Oscar for 1940s "The Philadelphia Story"
    $400 22
Bianca, Iago, Desdemona
    $400 7
If you can "spare" the time, try this, the USA's biggest participatory sport
    DD: $1,200 28
During this natural event, acqua alta, Venetians go around with their feet wrapped in garbage bags
    $600 4
Dad has 2 hairs on his head, mom's hair is measured in vertical feet, son's hair is represented by 9 points
    $600 19
This small triangular bone in the leg protects a hinged joint
    $600 14
In 1976 he said, "I have looked on a lot of women with lust. I've committed adultery in my heart many times"
    $600 23
Cinna, Cassius, Cicero
    $600 8
Adjective used in the title of the 1973 No. 2 hit heard here
    $800 29
2-word name for the main street of Venice seen here
    $800 5
Title man leaves gas attendant job in small town; his new boss is Vince Carter (the sergeant, not the hoopster)
    $800 20
(Here's Sarah from our Clue Crew) The exercise I'm performing is the dumbbell curl. It should help pack some meat on this 2-headed muscle
    $800 15
He's the only man who's been the head coach of both the Dallas Cowboys & the Miami Dolphins
    $800 24
Goneril, Regan, Cordelia
    $800 9
Fire starter
    $1000 30
Located on a sandbar, this Venetian beach is one of Europe's most famous
    $1000 6
Man buys a New England inn, has 3 next door neighbors but only one ever speaks
    $1000 21
A mammal offspring shares its name with this fleshy leg part
    $1000 16
This baseball player hit a literary home run with his memoir "Ball Four"
    $1000 25
Mercutio, Benvolio, Tybalt
    $1000 10
A young or teensy-weensy fish, such as a young salmon or trout

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

Tracy Dana Matt
$3,200 $4,000 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tracy Dana Matt
$6,400 $6,800 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
Ogadai had some big stirrups to fill when he succeeded this man as supreme Mongol
    $400 2
It often means "of foreign origin", but put it in front of "dancer" & you've got yourself a stripper
    $400 23
In hair accessories, then sunglasses: Sam Foster &...
    $400 18
Technically, a drama only has one of these; another character may be the antagonist or deuteragonist
    $400 13
Along with lemons, which contain more vitamin C, this citrus fruit was used to prevent scurvy
    $400 1
If an appliance runs at 10 amperes on 115 volts multiply 10 x 115 to get 1,150 of these
    $800 12
(Cheryl at the Waldorf-Astoria) This rocking chair was the very one owned by this American President
    $800 3
In 2001 the Australian state of Victoria banned all Good Friday showings of this '70s film--whatever "possessed" them?
    $800 24
In beauty products : Robert Chesebrough &...
    $800 19
"Cohort" is properly used in the singular to mean a group; it was originally a unit in this army
    $800 14
This state was the first to begin raisin' raisins, in the 19th century
    $800 4
To get the number of these, multiply the number of kilometers by 100,000
    $1200 28
Born in 1725, he created scandals in his home of Italy & in France, made love to a lot of women, & died in 1798
    $1200 8
A synonym for expatriates, or the title of a James Joyce play about amorous entanglements
    $1200 25
In menswear: The Hart brothers, Joseph Schaffner &...
    $1200 20
This adjective from the Latin for "native" emphasizes that something is native to an area rather than from outside
    $1200 15
Early New England colonists sang about eating this gourd morning & noon, & not just in October
    DD: $2,000 5
To calculate a pitcher's ERA, divide earned runs by innings pitched & multiply by this
    DD: $2,800 29
This 3-time Democratic Presidential candidate was called "The Boy Orator of the Platte"
    $1600 9
The great silent film "The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari" seen here is a prime example of this style of cinema
    $1600 26
In British retail: Michael Marks &...
    $1600 21
Musicans cringe when this word meaning "a slow increase in loudness" is used to mean "a climax"
    $1600 16
In Matthew 21 Jesus cursed one of these trees for not being fruitful enough
    $1600 6
When cooking, to get the number of these in a given number of cups, multiply by 16
    $2000 30
England's King Charles II was given this jovial sobriquet, maybe because he had at least 13 mistresses
    $2000 10
(Hi, I'm Dana Delany.) I played the dominatrix boss of an S&M fantasy resort in this 1994 film that co-starred Rosie O'Donnell
    $2000 27
In U.S. retail: Abraham Abraham &...
    $2000 22
This word meaning "reciprocal" may also mean "shared", as when it precedes "friend" in a Dickens title
    $2000 17
"Ah, why should life all labor be?" asks Tennyson's "eaters" of this fruit
    $2000 7
Have plenty of zeroes on hand when using Einstein's equation of energy with mass multiplied by this, squared

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tracy Dana Matt
$5,200 $15,600 $2,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This North American bird is known scientifically as Mimus polyglottos

Final scores:

Tracy Dana Matt
$5,700 $15,600 $2
2nd place: cruise from Costa Cruises New champion: $15,600 3rd place: trip to Las Vegas and stay at the Flamingo

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Tracy Dana Matt
$5,200 $15,600 $7,000
14 R,
3 W
21 R,
0 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $27,800

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Game tape date: 2001-09-06
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