Show #3479 - Thursday, October 21, 1999

Eddie Timanus game 2.


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Chris Ratto, an English teacher from Minneola, New York

Jeanne Davis, a systems analyst from Valrico, Florida

Eddie Timanus, a sportswriter from Reston, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $14,400)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you the beer, you have to name its country of origin.)
HIs & BYEs
    $100 16
On the centigrade scale, it's the melting point of ice
    $100 1
    $100 21
The capitol building is on a 30-acre tract in this city overlooking the Missouri River
    $100 26
In May 1999 he won the release of 3 U.S. soldiers held captive in Serbia
    $100 11
It wasn't necessary to dub this Schwarzenegger line in "T2" into Spanish
    $100 6
MacGillicuddy was her TV maiden name from 1951 to 1960 (it still is today in reruns)
    $200 17
1 volt times 1 amp equals this unit
    $200 2
    DD: $500 22
A gruesome clash between the government & the Indians took place here on December 29, 1890
    $200 27
During the 1996 Summer Olympics, this boxer was given a new gold medal to replace one from 1960
    $200 12
2-word greeting, or name of a famous fifties freckled marionette
    $200 7
Like Jackie Kennedy, Marge Simpson had this maiden name
    $300 18
Forces like gravity are measured in units abbreviated N., named for this scientist
    $300 3
    $300 23
South Dakota's Homestake Mine is one of the Western Hemisphere's largest producers of this metal
    $300 28
In 1998 this poet & author made her directorial debut with the movie "Down in the Delta"
    $300 13
This reptilian-flavored farewell hails from the '30s
    $300 8
Jamie had recently shed her maiden name, Stemple, when this sitcom debuted in 1992
    $400 19
To convert kilograms into grams, multiply by this
    $400 4
    $400 24
In Storybook Land in Aberdeen, where this author once lived, the "Oz" stories come to life
    $400 29
It's no secret, she was the first black model featured on a Victoria's Secret catalog cover
    $400 14
It's how Akihito would bid you farewell
    $400 9
"Oh, Rob!" This character was given 2 different maiden names, Meeker & Meehan
    $500 20
Musical instruments are tuned to 440 cycles per second, this note on a piano
    $500 5
    $500 25
On August 2, 1876 this gunfighter was shot in the back of the head by Jack McCall in Deadwood
    $500 30
He formed his famous New York dance theater company in 1958 with a troupe of only 8 dancers
    $500 15
Greeting that can follow "ship" or "chips"
    $500 10
She played Gloria Stivic, nee Bunker

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

Eddie Jeanne Chris
$700 $1,100 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Eddie Jeanne Chris
$3,100 $600 $2,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
He was the first person who could put U.S. Secretary of State on his resume
    $200 25
Born in India in 1913, she won her second Oscar for playing Blanche DuBois in 1951
    $200 6
The Boar's Head Tavern is one of many Shakespearean settings in this city
    $200 15
Da! In 1987 he became the first American talk show host to tape shows in Russia
    $200 16
Nazis Invade Poland!
    $200 1
A state of great joy or satisfaction, or a series on the WB Network
    $400 10
Dean Acheson continued the European recovery plan of this predecessor
    $400 26
Aussie Geoffrey got quite a rush winning for this 1996 film
    $400 8
In "Henry VI, Part 1" it's a setting; in "Romeo and Juliet" it's a suitor for Juliet's hand
    $400 21
His impersonations on "Saturday Night Live" included Bill Clinton & Frank Sinatra
    $400 17
Frank Sinatra Passes Away!
    $400 2
This religious sect observes the sabbath on Saturday
    $600 11
He was the only Secretary of State succeeded by a woman
    $600 27
Of the 2 women to win acting awards for 1961, she was the Italian
    $600 9
Messina, where "Much Ado About Nothing" takes place, is a port on this Italian island
    $600 22
He composed & sang most of the songs in Disney's "Tarzan" movie
    $600 18
Nixon Reelected President!
    $600 3
This Akira Kurosawa film was the basis for the 1960 classic western "The Magnificent Seven"
    $800 12
The last Secretary of State to become president, he served under Polk & Taylor before being elected in 1856
    $800 28
Her last of 3 Oscar wins was for playing Greta Ohlsson in 1974's "Murder on the Orient Express"
    $800 13
Hamlet's father, the king of Denmark, killed Fortinbras' father, king of this nearby country
    $800 23
This Boston Bruins center led the NHL in goals a record 6 straight seasons, from 1970 to 1975
    $800 19
"Miracle On Ice!" U.S. Men's Ice Hockey Team Wins Olympic Gold!
    $800 4
Burt Lancaster plays a general who plans to overthrow the president in this 1964 film
    $1000 29
George Shultz served 7 years in the '80s, the longest run for someone in the post since this man in the '60s
    DD: $1,200 30
This 1957 winner claimed he was born on Sakhalin Island, about 3,000 miles northeast of Siam
    DD: $400 14
Theseus, duke of this city in "A Midsummer Night's Dream", doesn't run into fellow resident Timon
    $1000 24
Before he was elected senator, this Texan served in the House as both a Democrat & a Republican
    $1000 20
Sputnik 1 Launched!
    $1000 5
A report by Marcos De Niza, a Franciscan priest, led Francisco Coronado to seek them

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Eddie Jeanne Chris
$12,700 $800 $6,300
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

On hearing of the discovery of George Mallory's body, this man told reporters he still thinks he was first

Final scores:

Eddie Jeanne Chris
$12,700 $600 $0
2-day champion: $27,100 2nd place: Trip to Sandals Bahamian Resort & Spa 3rd place: 1-800 Gift Certificate

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Eddie Jeanne Chris
$12,500 $800 $7,400
26 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
10 R,
5 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $20,700

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Game tape date: 1999-08-03
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