Show #4053 - Wednesday, March 27, 2002


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Scott Schneider, a high school teacher from Louisville, Kentucky

Linda Eaton, a training consultant from Clarence, New York

Ella Rich, a freelance translator originally from Springfield, Missouri (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,801)

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Jeopardy! Round

'90s MUSIC
    $200 6
In 2000, after completing his studies at Eton, this heir headed for the jungles of Central America
    $200 21
Eritrea & Israel are formally designated as these, sort of like Idaho & Iowa
    $200 26
2 types of this disease are insulin-dependent & non-insulin-dependent
    $200 1
Born in 1981, she's the singer heard here
    $200 7
It's chilled white wine served over ice and mixed with soda
    $200 12
The popularity of this Hawaiian dance comes in waves
    $400 17
He directed his dad Walter in "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre"
    $400 22
Carl XVI Gustaf knows Sweden is formally one of these; with one more letter it's an old Seahawk home
    $400 27
In 1881 this French chemist developed a successful vaccine against anthrax in sheep
    $400 2
This Nirvana singer boosted the career of the Raincoats when he declared himself a fan
    $400 8
Appropriately (or is it oddly?), Napoleon liqueur is in the cocktail named for this battle
    $400 13
Pekoe & oolong are types of this
    $600 18
Her son Christopher set his first novel, "A Density of Souls", where else but New Orleans
    $600 23
Switzerland is the Swiss this, like what the original 13 U.S. colonies signed "Articles of" in 1781
    $600 28
To prevent Reye's syndrome, children with viral infections should not take this common medication
    $600 3
Shania Twain title that follows "Okay, so you're a rocket scientist" & "Okay, so you're Brad Pitt"
    $600 9
Chartreuse, Irish whiskey & green creme de menthe are in the cocktail named for this holiday
    $600 14
This piece of paper says you've graduated
    $800 19
This president's son Charles Francis was the third generation of his family serve as minister to Great Britain
    $800 24
Nigeria is a federal republic; Pakistan is this type, more religious-oriented
    $800 29
Young children are usually given a DPT shot to immunize them against pertussis, tetanus & this disease
    $800 4
The rapper seen here, his '90s hits include "Mama Said Knock You Out"
    DD: $500 10
Making a literary pun, this potent potable precedes "Mockingbird" in the name of a mixed drink
    $800 15
A broadway theater might have a pit for this group
    $1000 20
His namesake became mayor of Chicago; another son, William, was Commerce Secretary in the '90s
    $1000 25
As Andorra & Monaco are these, purple reigns
    $1000 30
Rubeola is the 10-day measles; this is 3-day measles
    $1000 5
This heartthrob singer broke through with the 1991 hit "Wicked Game"
    $1000 11
It's the booze that puts the "blue" into a Blue Hawaii
    $1000 16
From the Japanese for a person who perseveres, it's a martial arts expert in espionage & assassinations

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Ella Linda Scott
$4,700 $1,800 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ella Linda Scott
$4,900 $5,200 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: This time a reference to the literary work.)
THE 60s
(Alex: That little mink looked cute.)
    $400 7
At age 27 he made his reputation with "The Sun Also Rises"
    $400 1
1983: With Jeff Goldblum
    $400 6
The famous pirate Jean Lafitte became a hero when he fought in the Battle of New Orleans during this war
    $400 21
The Kansas City museum devoted to this style of music includes the Blue Room, an intimate club
    $400 26
Collier's says a mink's discharge when provoked is nastier than this animal's; we'll take their word for it
    $400 16
The Chicago-to-L.A. highway route assigned this number in 1926 wasn't completely paved until 1938
    $800 8
The early part of the novel focuses on a group of expatriates in this capital city
    $800 2
1988: Starring Michael J. Fox
    $800 12
This king of Hawaii was so "Great" that he appears on Hawaii's state seal
    $800 22
The Center for Coastal Studies is part of California's Scripps Institution of this science
    $800 27
Wild minks may be menaced by the great horned type of this bird
    $800 17
In 1940 it was the top prize in the radio question-&-answer show "Take It or Leave It"
    $1200 9
The title "The Sun Also Rises" comes from this Old Testament book that says, "All is vanity"
    $1200 3
1974: Starring Angie DIckinson
    $1200 13
Paul Revere's father left France to avoid persecution as a member of this Protestant group
    DD: $2,000 23
As of 2001 you could have been a founding member of this, to be built on 26 acres in Little Rock
    $1200 28
Minks belong to the family named for this other small furry mammal
    $1200 18
It's the lowest prime number that starts with a 6
    DD: $1,500 10
Chapter 15 opens with the Fiesta of San Fermin in this Spanish city
    $1600 4
1980: Featuring Lee Marvin & Mark Hamill
    $1600 14
18th century garden designer Capability Brown originally had this first name, like Guinevere's lover
    $1600 24
In 1994 Beverly Sills went "Live from" this institution, becoming its chairperson
    $1600 29
(Sarah gives the clue.) French for "false", it's the type of fur I'm wearing, that's saved the life of many a mink
    $1600 19
In 1983 Congress passed legislation gradually raising the minimum age for full Social Security benefits to this age
    $2000 11
Lady Brett Ashley is in love with this man, the novel's narrator, an American who's impotent from a war wound
    $2000 5
1986: Starring Kurt Russell
    $2000 15
Ferenc Rakoczi II led a 1703 Hungarian revolt against this Austrian ruling family
    $2000 25
This San Francisco university's programs "bridge" the gap between theory & experience
    $2000 30
A favorite mink food is this crustacean that resembles a smaller lobster
    $2000 20
The "Soixante-Huitards", or people of this year, are France's generation of former revolutionaries

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ella Linda Scott
$8,500 $7,100 $19,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Editor Otto Penzler dubbed his 2001 lineup of baseball mysteries this after a nickname given a 1927 lineup

Final scores:

Ella Linda Scott
$3,600 $100 $17,100
2nd place: trip for 2 to Sonesta Beach Resort & Villas Anguilla 3rd place: trip for 2 to the Hard Rock Hotel, Las Vegas New champion: $17,100

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ella Linda Scott
$8,800 $7,200 $18,400
17 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
11 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
21 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $34,400

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Game tape date: 2001-12-12
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