Show #5095 - Friday, November 3, 2006


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Jane Toczek, a seller of antique prints and maps from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Cobra Becerra, a professor of landscape architecture from Whittier, California

Dave Meddish, an alternative print coordinator from Moscow, Idaho (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
If you don't know that he said, "I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks", you're fired!
    $200 8
"Game of Shadows" is a 2006 book about this man who is second on the all-time home run list
    $200 1
The Golden Jubilee,
The De Beers,
The Cullinan
    $200 6
The western hemisphere country with French as an official language that fits the category
    $200 13
In 1802 Matthew Flinders named an island for the large number of these meat-providing marsupials there
    $200 16
Seen here, this mammal is all mouth & no teeth
    $400 27
For 21 years of leadership & for putting "the magic back in Disney", Disney named its HQ building for him
    $400 9
In the 1980s, this iron-fisted team owner hired, then fired, managers Billy Martin, Bob Lemon, Yogi Berra & Gene MIchael
    $400 2
    $400 7
This Onondaga chief who helped unite the Iroquois was celebrated by Longfellow
    $400 14
About 20% of all Australians live in this capital of New South Wales
    $400 17
This small mammal, Mephitis mephitis, can spray musk accurately as far as 12 feet (& it ain't the Jovan kind)
    $600 28
This third-party pres. candidate of the 1990s became a billionaire after taking his Dallas-based EDS Company public in 1968
    $600 10
After the death of Cus D'Amato & the end of his marriage to Robin Givens, he spent time in prison
    $600 3
    $600 21
In the New Testament, he tells the Magi, "Go and search diligently for the young child..."
    $600 15
The Australians call them gum trees; we call them these
    $600 18
You think you can experiment with a clue like it was some kind of this rodent, seen here?
    $800 29
After being elected mayor of Atlanta in 1916, Asa Candler gave control of this company to his children
    $800 11
Be wary of pulling out a chair for this Texas Tech & former Indiana basketball coach; he just might throw it at you!
    $800 4
    DD: $2,000 22
He was the last major party pres. candidate to win his party's nod without winning the most votes in the primaries
    $800 24
The Melbourne Cup is awarded annually in this sport
    $800 19
There are 3 kinds of this animal: western lowland, eastern lowland & mountain
    $1000 30
In 1975 he launched what was regarded as the "Kmart of the stock brokerage industry"
    $1000 12
He received a 73-game suspension after fighting with Detroit Pistons fans in 2004
    $1000 5
Pont du Quebec,
Humber Estuary,
    $1000 23
This scientific endeavor abbreviated HGP had the goal of mapping every gene of Homo sapiens
    $1000 25
In an Australian saying, when these birds named for their call "call, the rain will fall"
    $1000 20
This species seen here is found only in North America

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

Dave Cobra Jane
$4,000 $2,000 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Cobra Jane
$7,000 $2,800 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to name the century in...)
    $400 17
In "Macbeth", among the items in this container are scale of dragon, tooth of wolf, tongue of dog & toe of frog
    $400 11
In the 1932 Disney short "Babes in the Woods", friendly gnomes save this brother & sister from an evil witch
    $400 16
George Ryan,
for racketeering conspiracy, tax fraud...
    $400 22
This German-Jewish philosopher was the grandfather of composer Felix
    $400 2
This measure of a liquor's strength is twice its percentage of alcohol
    $400 1
"There's no" this "lost" between 2 people used to mean they liked each other; now it means the opposite
    $800 18
She was worried when Hamlet came to her "pale as his shirt; his knees knocking each other"
    $800 12
Most know him as the neater half of TV's "Odd Couple"; he was the Gnome King in 1987's "The Gnomes' Great Adventure"
    $800 23
Henry Ward Beecher
for adultery
    $800 30
From Jan. 1978 to Dec. 1994, this center did not foul out for an NBA record 1,212 consecutive games
    $800 3
Liquor placed in paper bags led to this slang term for liquor shops
    $800 4
"Ballon d'essai" is the French equivalent of this, sent up to test people's reaction
    $1200 19
"Twelfth Night" opens with, "If music be the food of love," do this
    $1200 13
On "Happy Days" he was the father of Richie & Joanie, & he voiced the title character on "David the Gnome"
    DD: $1,500 24
Sarah Good, Rebecca Nurse, et al.,
for witchcraft
    $1200 29
Profession of Thomas, husband of artist Grandma Moses
    $1200 5
This famous song is sung to the tune of the old British drinking song "To Anacreon In Heaven"
    $1200 8
(Jon of the Clue Crew is in his workshop tightening a bolt in a piece of wood.) This mechanism increases tension without the risk of slipping back; it's also an idiom for turning up the pressure on someone
    $1600 20
Caesar says this man "thinks too much: such men are dangerous" (No, it's not Brutus)
    $1600 14
Audrey Tautou sends her father's garden gnome on some worldwide travels in this French comedy from 2001
    $1600 25
Henri Philippe Petain,
for treason
    $1600 28
In 1821 he got an OK from Mexico to bring U.S. settlers into the Texas area; his son Stephen carried on his work
    $1600 6
To create a depth charge, you usually drop a shot of liquor like schnapps or tequila into a glass of this
    $1600 9
To keep making the same point is to do this, like repeatedly picking the same string on a large instrument
    $2000 21
2-word phrase for a predetermined ending; Othello talks of one in Act III
    $2000 15
2 gnomes, 2 kids & a lumber tycoon set off on a forest adventure in the title vehicle in this 1967 film
    $2000 26
Thomas Cranmer,
for heresy
    $2000 27
Robert Caro won a Pulitzer Prize for "The Power Broker", about this administrator who shaped New York City
    $2000 7
This rum company's logo of a flying bat traditionally symbolizes long life & prosperity
    DD: $2,200 10
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows us a sifter.) It's a part that restrains movement, like the movement of air; you may say that a setback puts one on your plans

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Cobra Jane
$17,200 $1,600 $7,500
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

He's the only person over 70 years of age to win a Best Director Oscar

Final scores:

Dave Cobra Jane
$16,200 $3,200 $1
2-day champion: $36,201 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Dave Cobra Jane
$19,400 $3,600 $7,200
27 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $30,200

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Game tape date: 2006-09-13
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