Show #3861 - Monday, May 21, 2001

Babu Srinivasan game 4.


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David Martin, a publicity and editorial assistant from Queens, New York

Laura Archer, a homemaker from Atlanta, Georgia

Babu Srinivasan, a graduate student and history teacher from Houston, Texas (whose 3-day cash winnings total $43,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the sport)
    $100 19
On January 1, 2001 Detroit mayor Dennis Archer opened one of these that had been sealed January 1, 1901
    $100 18
Yes, for a senor or senorita
    $100 1
Disco Ayala in the city of Trinidad is located inside one of these, so you're always in the batroom
    $100 13
This Oscar-winning star of "Emma" & "Bounce" wasn't a Spice Girl, but a Spence girl, from NYC's Spence School
    $100 2
The Stanley Cup
    $100 3
She was in the TV miniseries "Holocaust" & starred in the Holocaust film "Sophie's Choice"
    $200 21
The first legal direct boat trips between Taiwan & this country in over 50 years began service
    $200 27
In the name of the children's card game, it precedes "fish"
    $200 5
Take note, hotels in Cuba rent by the night, most inns & posadas by this, hmmmmmm
    $200 14
This Ivy League school gave Bill Bradley his B.A.
    $200 7
The America's Cup
    $200 4
On TV he played Lt. Col. Henry Blake of the 4077th
    $300 22
This NBC anchor was Grand Marshall of the Rose Bowl Parade
    $300 28
Bunyan's Babe was a blue one
    $300 15
Visit this site that Teddy did in 1898 & see small monuments marking the battle & a rusted ferris wheel
    $300 20
Superstar artists Robert Longo & Cindy Sherman both did time at this university's Buffalo campus
    $300 9
The Ryder Cup
    $300 6
One of his "SCTV" characters was Jackie Rogers Jr.
    $400 23
At the Las Vegas House of Blues Axl got in gear & debuted a new version of this rock group
    $400 29
It's what you "get" when you lose your job or your head
    $400 16
The Cuban home of this "Snows of Kilimanjaro" author is preserved almost as he left it
    $400 25
Bertolucci & Pirandello gained wisdom at this city's university, known as La Sapienza, "Wisdom"
    $400 10
Royal Ascot Gold Cup
    $400 8
This children's author cooked up "Chicken Soup With Rice"
    $500 24
This Arkansas-based chicken firm announced it was going to buy the No. 1 U.S. beef processor, IBP Inc.
    $500 30
Don't have a cow, man, it's just the twelfth letter of the Greek alphabet
    DD: $300 17
Diving & snorkeling are popular (between U.S. invasions) at Playa Giron on this bay
    $500 26
Ken Griffey Jr. attended this city's Moeller High, most famous as a football powerhouse
    $500 12
The Winston Cup
    $500 11
In 1985, at age 12, she became the youngest to be named Yugoslavia's Sportswoman of the Year

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 17):

Babu Laura David
$1,400 $2,000 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Babu Laura David
$3,200 $2,900 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

2000 AND WON
    $200 8
Tom Bergeron won a Daytime Emmy in this category
    $200 6
Actor Van Damme
    $200 26
If you're awarded one of these, you get to put VC after your name
    $200 1
Even if Hawthorne had finished "Septimius Felton" & "Dr. Grimshawe's Secret", we doubt they'd have rivaled his "The Scarlet..."
    $200 11
Mike was born May 25, 1963 in this Canadian town; Simon & Garfunkel might wonder if it has a "fair"
    $200 21
Allison Janney plays press secretary C.J. Cregg on this TV drama
    $400 9
The Latin Grammys' first Record of the Year went to "Corazon Espinado", by this man's band Mana
    $400 7
20th century thinker Sartre
    $400 27
This body is the final court of appeals in England
    $400 2
The middle class is skewered in the incomplete novel "Bouvard And Pecuchet" by French author Gustave...
    $400 17
Put a pinkie to your lips & say the name of this "Austin Powers" villain, partly based on SNL's Lorne Michaels
    $400 22
A song asks, "Did you ever know that you're my hero... you are" this
    DD: $1,600 13
The NAACP's Spingarn Medal for 2000 went to this talk show host
    $600 10
Film director Godard
    DD: $3,600 28
Number of Henrys who ruled England between 1000 & 1600 A.D.
    $600 3
"Poodle Springs" was Raymond Chandler's final, partial tale of detective Philip...
    $600 18
First name of Mike's character Mr. Campbell, an "excellent" host on a public access station in Aurora, Illinois
    $600 23
An officer in the Royal Air Force, or a space combat video game
    $800 14
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry went to the discoverers of polymers that conduct this
    $800 12
18th century thinker Rousseau
    $800 29
The Welsh village of Portmeirion was made famous from its use in this Patrick McGoohan TV series
    $800 4
Though unfinished at his death, "Western Star" won a Pulitzer for Stephen Vincent...
    $800 19
On "SNL" this German "Sprockets" host would invite guests to touch his monkey
    $800 24
Jon Favreau was so money, baby, & Heather Graham knew it in this 1996 flick
    $1000 15
A 2000 Pulitzer went to Stacy Schiff for "Vera", a bio of the wife of this "Lolita" author
    $1000 16
Hatian leader Aristide
    $1000 30
Name of the saint credited with founding Glasgow, it's also the first name of Scottish explorer Park
    $1000 5
At his death, Christopher Marlowe left part of a poem on "Hero and..."
    $1000 20
Mike played both father & very nervous son in the '93 film "So I" did this
    $1000 25
A 1902 novel by Henry James

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Babu Laura David
$9,200 $6,500 $8,500

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The ancient coin seen here comes from this island

Final scores:

Babu Laura David
$18,300 $6,500 $2,500
4-day champion: $61,800 2nd place: Trip to Barcelona, courtesy of 3rd place: Cambridge Sound Works Power Speakers

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Babu Laura David
$5,200 $6,700 $8,500
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
17 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
19 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $20,400

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Game tape date: 2001-02-14
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