Show #3808 - Wednesday, March 7, 2001

Rick Knutsen game 2.


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Jim Oddie, a management consultant from Alameda, California

Dorene Smith, a law librarian from Portland, Oregon

Rick Knutsen, a musician from Brooklyn, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $8,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 12
The well-meant Dawes Act of 1887 divided these Indian areas into individual parcels of land
    $100 7
The pattern on this Christmas favorite may have come from the barber pole
    $100 6
On June 1, 1925, pinch hitting for Pee Wee Wanninger, he played his first of 2,130 games in a row
    $100 17
This insulin disorder, the seventh leading cause of death in the U.S., can lead to kidney failure & amputations
    $100 1
To expel an attorney from the legal profession
    $100 26
This distinctive aroma of a wine can also mean a group of cut flowers
    $200 13
Mahicans lived along the Hudson; Mohegans lived in Connecticut; Mohicans were created by this author
    $200 19
It's a good ship for Shirley Temple, & a bad woods to get lost in while playing Candy Land
    $200 8
On February 1, 1970 Dave Balon pulled off his first one of these in his pro hockey career
    $200 18
[Here comes Bill Nye, The Science Guy] The north pole on a bar magnet will attract this pole on another bar magnet
    $200 2
To hop down from your camel or horse
    $200 27
Often a "Jeopardy!" category, it's a fragrant mixture of dried flower petals & spices
    $300 14
The Plains Indians' parfleche was a bag made of this, also a Clint Eastwood TV show
    $300 20
The "Candy Man" Sammy sang about was this one played by Gene Wilder
    DD: $900 9
On January 1, 1935 Bucknell beat Miami 26-zip in the first playing of this bowl game
    $300 23
A "Mission to" this planet would be about 34.6 million miles, or its closest approach to Earth
    $300 3
The controller of a fleet of taxis
    $300 28
A strong, earthy smell, or the type of music George Clinton plays
    $400 15
To white settlers, the beads with this Indian name were currency; the Indians turned them into belts, as seen here
    $400 21
This late actor was a part owner of the Canadian Football League's Toronto Argonauts
    $400 10
On April 1, 1990 he won the first tournament he played on the Senior PGA Tour by 4 strokes
    $400 24
Friction, as when a brake pad slows a wheel, converts kinetic energy into this
    $400 4
To be formally released from military service, we hope honorably
    $400 29
3-word French term for perfumed bath water
    $500 16
This English word comes from a Delaware name for a turtle
    $500 22
"Hard Candy" was a 1954 collection of short stories by this "Rose Tattoo" playwright
    $500 11
On March 1, 1941 Elmer Layden, once part of this legendary quartet, was named the first NFL commissioner
    $500 25
Adjective for the simplest type of vibratory motion; it's seen (& heard) in violin strings
    $500 5
A strict rule enforcer
    $500 30
From the old French for "small bag", it's a small bag of powder used for scenting clothes or linens

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

Rick Dorene Jim
$3,600 $600 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Rick Dorene Jim
$6,400 $1,700 $400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
January 30, 1882 in Hyde Park, New York
    $200 6
This Mike Connors P.I. was parodied by Bob & Ray's "Blimmix", who got beaten up in every episode
    $200 13
In "Dream Catcher" Margaret A. Salinger writes about life with Dad, this reclusive author
    $200 7
In 1978 Nona Gaprindashvili became the first woman to achieve the men's int'l grandmaster title in this
    $200 21
Type of view seen here
    $200 30
Also known as the Cote D'Azur, it's the coastal strip where you'll find Cannes
    $400 2
May 29, 1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts
    $400 10
Tony, the main character in this HBO series, is in the waste management business -- & others
    DD: $1,400 14
This cancer survivor tells of his "Journey Back to Life" in "It's Not About the Bike"
    $400 8
In 1997 this actress turned politician was appointed a minister in the U.K. Transport Department
    $400 22
According to Mary Shelley, Frankenstein was "The Modern" version of this fire-stealer
    $400 26
The Clampetts could tell you this southern California city is a sister city of Cannes
    $600 3
June 12, 1924 in Milton, Massachusetts
    $600 11
Stavros & Crocker were 2 put-upon minions of this Manhattan South police detective
    $600 15
Susanna Kaysen's 2-year stay at a psychiatric institute is recounted in this memoir
    $600 9
Astronomer Margaret Burbidge was appointed the first woman director of this institution in England in 1972
    $600 23
A scriber of software
    $600 27
In an effort to regain power, this leader returned to France near Cannes in 1815
    DD: $1,500 4
July 4, 1872 in Plymouth, Vermont
    $800 12
In series titles, this word preceded "Eye" in the '60s & "Heat" in the '80s
    $800 16
This girl group singer penned the memoir "Be My Baby"
    $800 19
In 1999 a high court in Lahore found her guilty of accepting bribes in exchange for a contract
    $800 24
Any object that can be fired or launched
    $800 28
Cannes is a busy trade center for flowers & fruit, but this is its chief industry
    $1000 5
January 29, 1843 in Niles, Ohio
    $1000 18
"NYPD Blue" premiered in 1993; 2 years later the other coast got this: "Life on the Beat"
    $1000 17
In "Command Performance", this actress discusses "The Theater of Politics" -- namely, her 4-year term as head of the NEA
    $1000 20
Nobel Prize-winning poet Gabriela Mistral represented this country as a "Life Consul"
    $1000 25
From the Latin for "tomorrow", it means to habitually postpone doing something
    $1000 29
In 1993 this female director from New Zealand won the Cannes Film Festival's Palm D'Or

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Rick Dorene Jim
$13,000 $2,500 $4,100
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Nicole Kidman, Helena Bonham Carter & Cybill Shepherd have all starred in films based on this man's works

Final scores:

Rick Dorene Jim
$15,000 $0 $3,100
2-day champion: $23,400 3rd place: Epson Prize Package 2nd place: Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Rick Dorene Jim
$11,400 $2,500 $3,400
30 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
10 R,
1 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $17,300

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Game tape date: 2000-11-29
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