Show #4715 - Friday, February 18, 2005

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1, game 8.


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Dan Melia, a college professor from Berkeley, California

Jeremy Bate, an emergency medical technician and writer from Tujunga, California

Brian Wangsgard, from Salt Lake City, Utah

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 14
Because it disproportionately affects childless women, it was once known as the "Nun's Disease"
    $200 3
John Travolta strikes a pose & points his finger to the sky
    $200 2
coins in the fountain,
sheets to the wind
    $200 24
(Sarah of the Clue Crew leads a black lab over a small obstacle-course bridge.) Now in a well-deserved retirement, the heroic black lab Murphy worked to save lives in this state capital in 1995, the event that led to the creation of the Search Dog Foundation
    $200 1
Determined by a coin toss, this Oregon city's name honors the one in Maine
    $200 9
He was the world's No. 1 ranked tennis player for 1999
    $400 16
On Sept. 30, 2004 this popular arthritis drug was withdrawn due to concerns about its effect on heart health
    $400 10
Mick, Keith & the boys smile & smirk in wig catalog ads
    $400 4
A marionette,
an offer with hidden conditions,
a yo-yo
    $400 25
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew, in a yellow hard hat, squats with a search dog in a pile of rubble.) Part of a disaster search dog's training is to ignore every scent except this
    $400 5
With a little "faith", you'll find this state capital in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo mountains
    $400 15
Amazed, astonished, staggered, dumbstruck...
    $600 18
This itchy ailment is also called atopic dermatitis
    $600 11
Against a black background, a prism bends a beam of light into a colorful spectrum
    $600 17
    $600 26
(Sarah of the Clue Crew leads a black lab over a moving obstacle-course bridge.) Trained on moving obstacles, over a quarter of the nation's certified search dog task forces are based in this state due to its frequent earthquakes
    $600 6
Named for an Indian tribe, this Washington city hosted Expo '74
    $600 23
This mythological animal carries Zeus' thunder & lightning
    $800 19
Its fair-skinned, non-indigenous population gave this country of 20 million the world's highest skin cancer rate
    $800 12
Paul McCartney & 8 others including James Coburn & Christopher Lee are caught by a police spotlight
    $800 21
of hosts,
Conrad's Jim
    $800 29
(Sarah of the Clue Crew unleashes a black lab in the training course.) The bark alert is one of the tests a dog must pass to be on a search team certified by this Department of Homeland Security agency

"Rrowr rrowr rrowr!"
    $800 7
See this town, see it run along the only road in Hickman County, Tennessee
    $800 27
This country is located across the Mozambique Channel from the coast of Africa
    $1000 20
Doctors use this word, from the Latin for "convenient", for infections striking a weak immune system
    $1000 13
Billy Joel leans against an alley wall holding a trumpet
    $1000 22
    $1000 30
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew poses near an overturned tanker truck with a search dog, who busies himself sniffing the ground.) People have about five million of these specialized cells to detect scent; canines like Dawson the search dog have over a hundred million
    DD: $1,000 8
Popular with shoppers, this Pa. town was named for a tavern that was named after Frederick the Great
    $1000 28
To denote excessive politeness, it follows "After you, Alphonse"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Brian Jeremy Dan
$2,000 $2,200 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Brian Jeremy Dan
$3,400 $3,400 $0

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will be made up of consecutive letters of words you will find in the clue.)
    $400 6
Just like Rome, this Ottoman capital, formerly Constantinople, was built on 7 hills
    $400 7
Gregory Peck plays Green/Greenberg:
"____ Agreement"
    $400 14
Every morning she brews up a cup of hot tea
    $400 1
In 1899 this future president said he wished to preach "the doctrine of the strenuous life"
    $400 19
In 1873 Canadian PM John A. MacDonald was accused of corruption in giving the contract to build this to the Pacific
    $400 24
William Phipps was the speaking voice of this handsome fella in Disney's "Cinderella"
    $800 9
At its peak the Ottoman Empire stretched as far south as the tip of the Arabian Peninsula in this current country
    $800 8
Pacino tries to go straight:
"____ Way"
    $800 15
As long as Lulu kept singing the crowd would cheer
    $800 2
The 4 words preceding "...and grow up with the country"
    $800 20
This comic strip title character, seen here, strides on despite the death of creator Jeff MacNelly in 2000
    $800 25
Carol Bellamy was the first returned volunteer to be confirmed as director of this do-gooder agency
    $1200 11
In the late 19th century the Ottoman Empire was disparagingly known as this "Man of Europe"
    $1200 10
A Frank Sinatra P.O.W. adventure:
"____ Express"
    $1200 18
Drivers often got in a jam especially when it was raining
    $1200 3
To Oscar Wilde's "I wish I'd said that", James Whistler famously responded this
    $1200 21
From 1939 to 1944 Archibald MacLeish used this bookish post to speak out for democracy
    $1200 26
Some say this busy road junction is the heart & soul of London
    $1600 12
The Ottoman Empire was finally abolished due to the efforts of this president of the National Assembly
    $1600 16
A Clint Eastwood wartime caper:
"____ Heroes"
    $1600 29
It should prove to be a most interesting discussion
    DD: $1,400 4
In 1871 this New Yorker said, "As long as I count the votes, what are you going to do about it?"
    DD: $4,200 22
Former British diplomat Donald MacLean died in this world capital in 1983
    $1600 27
It became a national capital in the Western Hemisphere in 1903
    $2000 13
This red-bearded corsair, whose original name was Khidr, had an older brother who also had red whiskers
    $2000 17
An adrenoleukodystrophy drama:
"____ Oil"
    $2000 30
Yes there were many reasons to look at him
    $2000 5
Poet Charles Baudelarie said, "Il faut epater", or "You must shock", this social group
    $2000 23
From about 1250 to 1750, the MacDonald clan ruled this archipelago that has outer & inner parts
    $2000 28
At school, this artist was close friends with Emile Zola

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Brian Jeremy Dan
$0 $9,800 $17,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This word for a type of war is one of the few 5-letter words that can be made using only Roman numerals

Final scores:

Brian Jeremy Dan
$0 $0 $19,601
3rd place: $5,000 2nd place: $5,000 Winner: $19,601 + an advance to UToC Round 2

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Brian Jeremy Dan
$4,200 $9,800 $17,200
9 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R,
4 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $31,200

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Game tape date: 2005-02-01
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