Show #4563 - Wednesday, June 9, 2004

Ken Jennings game 6.

(Jimmy: If you can't run away and join the circus, the next best thing is clues about Cirque du Soleil--next on Jeopardy!)


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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 12
After her husband's death in 1968, she founded a center in Atlanta, Georgia for nonviolent social change
    $200 1
Yeah, baby! Mike Myers has played this groovy secret agent in 3 films
    $200 23
You can take the Powell-Mason line of these to a museum of them in San Francisco
    $200 21
Britt Reid was the secret identity of this comic book hero
    $200 4
He was officially presented to the Welsh people on July 1
    $200 11
A 3-minute egg
    $400 13
Her on-air 50th birthday bash included guests Stevie Wonder, Tina Turner &, of course, Stedman
    $400 2
In a 2003 movie he played the bitter, foul-mouthed "Bad Santa"
    $400 27
The National Civil Rights Museum has an exhibit about the enrollment of James Meredith at this school in 1962
    $400 22
This company began issuing the first green stamps in the 1890s
    $400 7
This supersonic airliner took off March 2, 1969
    $400 17
Its 2 main types are slow pitch & fast pitch
    $600 14
While Shirley Chisholm represented N.Y. in Congress, Barbara Jordan represented this state
    $600 3
Robin Williams danced with a vacuum cleaner to the song "Dude Looks Like A Lady" in this 1993 comedy
    $600 28
A museum in Springer, New Mexico bears the name of this Old West trail that opened in 1821
    $600 24
The green variety of this sticky-footed creature is seen here
    $600 8
She became Prime Minister of Israel
    $600 18
Applications & programs for computers
    $800 15
Before becoming an advisor to President Bush, she served 6 years as provost of Stanford Univ.
    $800 5
It's the film in which Audrey Hepburn played Holly Golightly
    $800 29
This 16th century English king is honored at the International Bowling Museum & Hall of Fame in St. Louis
    $800 25
For decades the Green Line was the buffer zone between the Greek & Turkish forces on this island
    $800 9
He resigned as President of France
    $800 19
It was pioneered around 1910 by dancer George Primrose when he kicked off his clogs
    DD: $1,400 16
Arturo Toscanini once praised this contralto, saying she had a voice that comes "once in a hundred years"
    $1000 6
Susan Sarandon as a would-be casino dealer befriended Burt Lancaster in this 1981 movie
    $1000 30
Museo de Frida Kahlo is located in this world capital city
    $1000 26
The flag seen here is the national banner of this north African nation
    $1000 10
On July 3, 1969 this British guitarist was found drowned in his swimming pool
    $1000 20
Your uvula hangs down from this upper back part of the mouth

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Ken Kevin Anne
$4,400 $0 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ken Kevin Anne
$12,600 $2,800 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
This 3-letter prefix to Scottish names means "son of"
    $400 22
(Sofia of the Clue Crew reports from Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas, NV.) The 9-show Cirque du Soleil empire began with a bunch of street performers on stilts in Bay St. Paul in this province
    $400 10
About this city Pindar wrote, "O bright & violet-crowned and famed in song, bulwark of Greece"
    $400 1
In 2004 this Kiefer Sutherland show won the Golden Globe Award for TV Drama Series
    $400 21
When dining on red beans & rice, the beans are traditionally this variety
    $400 11
The daughter of a Duke or Earl puts this word before her name
    DD: $4,600 7
In Scotland lochs are lakes & these are wide bays into which most of Scotland's rivers flow
    $800 27
The Cirque got Thierry Mugler to design these for the new show "Zumanity"
    $800 17
Hippocrates called this "the most distinguished of all the arts" but "by far the least esteemed"
    $800 2
The pilot for this sitcom was titled "Those Were the Days", just like the theme song
    $800 23
For dessert how about a slice of pie -- maybe buttermilk or one made with this orange tuber
    $800 12
You're in a famous paradox if a Cretan tells you "All Cretans are these"
    $1200 8
In March 1328, in the Treaty of Northampton, the English finally recognized him as King of the Scots
    $1200 28
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas, NV.) Cirque du Soleil performs in a theater here at Treasure Island. Touring shows are under the grand chapiteau, or this
    DD: $2,800 18
Archimedes' line "Give me a firm spot on which to stand, and I will move the Earth" referred to this simple machine
    $1200 3
His show on Showtime is described as "Single male rock star seeks normal life"
    $1200 24
These greens with the same botanical name as kale are often boiled with a chunk of pork
    $1200 13
Zeiss' wide-angle Biogon, whose name indicates it captures life all around us, is one of these
    $1600 9
This island group is the UK's northernmost part; most inhabitants are of Scandinavian ancestry
    $1600 29
Cirque du Soleil first made bungee an art form in this show whose name is from Italian for "jump on the bench"
    $1600 19
In this work Plato wrote, "The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future life"
    $1600 4
Following the "Late Show" with David Letterman is the "Late Late Show" with this man
    $1600 25
It's the common 8-letter term for a hog's innards, popularly fried or boiled
    $1600 14
This word for sutures used on blood vessels is from the Latin for "tie"
    $2000 16
In the first century A.D. the Romans invaded the area that is now Scotland & called it this
    $2000 30
(Sofia of the Clue Crew reports from Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas, NV.) The aerial cube is featured in this big show with an enigmatic title
    $2000 20
He said he was "looking for an honest man"
    $2000 5
Sort of documentary versions of "CSI" include A&E's "Cold Case Files" & Court TV's show These "Files"
    $2000 26
When coated in cornmeal & fried, these green gumbo pods lose much of their sliminess
    $2000 15
Autumn, seen here, is a popular china pattern from this company

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ken Kevin Anne
$18,800 $4,400 $1,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In a last-minute change in his manuscript, Charles Dickens renamed Little Fred this

Final scores:

Ken Kevin Anne
$25,000 $8,800 $2,400
6-day champion: $181,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ken Kevin Anne
$23,400 $6,800 $1,200
34 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $31,400

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Game tape date: 2004-02-25
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