Show #3329 - Thursday, February 11, 1999

1999 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 4.


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J.J. Todor, an attorney from Pataskala, Ohio

Carolyn White, a retired management consultant from Tucson, Arizona

Andrew Maly, an environmental engineer from Bel Air, Maryland

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: The book of poetry)
    $100 2
Poet A.E. Housman probably hadn't been to Washington when he called this the "loveliest of trees"
    $100 1
In 1979 this mother of Wynonna & her 1957 Chevy appeared as extras in "More American Graffiti"
    $100 22
This nation colonized part of Somalia in the 19th century & invaded Ethiopia in the 20th
    $100 6
This "good" soup became "M'm! M'm! Better!"
    $100 7
He's the 19th century inventor seen here
    $100 17
Avian term for a conservative
    $200 3
"Clunton and Clunbury, Clungunford and Clun, are the quietest places under" this
    $200 27
In a 1994 film, it's the alter ego of Jim Carrey's Stanley Ipkiss
    $200 23
Rwanda & Burundi were a single colonial possession of this country until 1962
    $200 12
"With A Name Like" this jam "It Has To Be Good"
    $200 8
This man reportedly described Aaron Burr as "A dangerous man" & "Not to be trusted"
    $200 18
4 of them are formed by the perpendicular intersection of 2 straight lines
    $300 4
"When I was one-and-twenty I heard a wise man say, 'Give crowns and pounds and guinea but not' " this " 'away' "
    $300 28
In this 1990 Sean Connery film, Alec Baldwin was the first to play CIA man Jack Ryan on screen
    $300 24
This nation gave up its last major colonies in the 1970s & will give up Macao in 1999
    $300 13
In the '70s this bread dropped the slogan "Helps build strong bodies 12 ways"
    $300 9
A condensed version of his "Roots" appeared in Reader's Digest in May 1974
    $300 19
Lesser-known hits by these "brothers" include "Ebb Tide", "Dream On" & "Just Once In My Life"
    $400 5
"Malt does more than" this poet "can to justify God's ways to man"
    DD: $800 29
(Hi, I'm Cheech Marin.) In 1987 I directed & starred in this film whose title was a parody of a Bruce Springsteen hit
    $400 25
Now France's only mainland New World possession, for years it was a penal colony that included Devil's Island
    $400 15
No longer content to "Just Do It", this shoe company now implores its customers to believe "I Can"
    $400 10
Works by this man were first described as "mobiles" by Marcel Duchamp
    $400 20
The customary or legal right of one vehicle to proceed ahead of another
    $500 14
The type of person who "Shoulder-high we bring you home... townsman of a stiller town"
    $500 30
Played by Harold Sakata, this "Goldfinger" assassin kills his victims with his razor-sharp bowler hat
    $500 26
Administered by the Germans until WWI as South West Africa, this former colony is now an independent nation
    $500 16
This brokerage firm is still "Bullish On America"
    $500 11
In "Democracy In America", this French thinker traced America's greatness to the superiority of its women
    $500 21
Chuck Yeager had this title quality in a 1979 Tom Wolfe work

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

Andrew Carolyn J.J.
$400 $1,900 $1,500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Carolyn J.J.
$800 $4,100 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 21
Examples of these in India include The Hindu, Indian Express & Navbharat Times
    $200 16
In the U.S., alligators & crocodiles co-exist only at the southern tip of this state
    $200 22
During rehearsals, the director arranges the actors' movements in a process known by this "wooden" name
    $200 11
His 1975 campaign autobiography was titled "Why Not The Best"
    $200 6
"Drink To Me" charged this Spanish artist when he died in 1973
    $200 1
This Pat Robertson show debuted nationally in 1977
    $400 25
Born in Allahabad in 1889, he's the Indian leader seen here
    $400 17
In 1991 radar images hinted that there was ice at the north pole of this inner planet
    $400 23
Junius Brutus, patriarch of this acting family, made his U.S. debut in 1821 as Richard III
    $400 12
This 5th president died on the 4th of July in 1831 & is buried in Richmond
    $400 7
At the end, this German philosopher remarked "Last words are for fools who haven't said enough"
    $400 2
Forest area that's home to Tigger
    $600 28
With over 15 million, this Arabian Sea port has the largest population of any Indian city
    DD: $1,200 18
Dinosaurs died out in this geological era that means "middle life"
    $600 24
Faye Dunaway won a 1998 Sarah Siddons Award for playing this Greek-American diva in "Master Class"
    $600 13
In 1819 his engagement was broken off; he never married
    $600 8
This turn of the century British sci-fi author's last words were "Go away...I'm all right"; he wasn't!
    $600 3
With revenues of over $178 billion, General Motors topped this famous magazine list for 1998
    $800 29
The Palk Strait & the Gulf of Mannar separate India from this nation
    $800 19
One type of this device measures wind speed by means of cups rotating horizontally
    $800 26
The original production of his play "The Skin Of Our Teeth" starred Tallulah Bankhead & Frederic March
    DD: $2,000 14
In the presidential election of 1796, he finished second in the electoral vote
    $800 9
In 1923 this Mexican bandit died beseeching a journalist, "Don't let it end like this. Tell them I said something."
    $800 4
It was Francois Truffaut's first feature film
    $1000 20
In 1766 this English chemist discovered the properties of hydrogen & called it inflammable air
    $1000 27
Gary Sinise directed the 1996 revival of this actor-playwright's Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Buried Child"
    $1000 15
On September 20, 1881 he became the 4th VP to succeed to the presidency upon the death of the incumbent
    $1000 10
"I go to seek the great perhaps", said this 16th century French satirist in his final moments
    $1000 5
In a Tennyson poem this line follows, "Theirs not to reason why, theirs but to do and die"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Carolyn J.J.
$5,400 $2,700 $8,200

Final Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Not mine!)
In the 1850s he held the posts of demonstrator of & lecturer on anatomy at St. George's Hospital

Final scores:

Andrew Carolyn J.J.
$10,800 $5,400 $5,599
Automatic semifinalist 3rd place: $2,500 if eliminated 2nd place: $2,500 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Andrew Carolyn J.J.
$4,800 $2,700 $6,600
11 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
22 R,
6 W
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $14,100

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Game tape date: 1999-01-05
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