Show #5187 - Tuesday, March 13, 2007


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Tom Gort, a prosecutor from Winona, Minnesota

Pat Cantor, a professor of education from Concord, New Hampshire

Jennifer Gotcher, a homemaker from Costa Mesa, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $40,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

____ OF ____
    $200 16
Mr. Posthumous Tony-winning "Waste Land" poet
    $200 1
This cartoon female seen here made her debut in 1930--she's lookin' good
    $200 26
98% off trips on this airline that operates more than 3,700 flights a day? Talk about "the friendly skies"!
    $200 12
On the Liberty Bell, this state's name is missing one of its "N"s
    $200 7
Over 50 years after nursing soldiers in the Crimea, she became the first woman awarded the Brit. Order of Merit
    $200 2
This astrological era is believed to bring increased harmony & spirituality on Earth
    $400 17
Dr. Polio-stopping Institute for Biological Studies founder
    $400 22
The cartoon female seen here was often fought over by these two guys
    $400 27
Free gas for a month?! Oh, this Royal Dutch brand, how nice of you!
    $400 13
(Sarah of the Clue Crew overlooks a well-known cityscape.) In 1843 William Overton had to borrow 25 cents to file a land claim for what would become this largest Oregon city
    $400 8
In 1975, 22 years after Edmund Hillary achieved the feat, Junko Tabei became the first woman to reach its summit
    DD: $1,000 3
Some scholars believe that this play may have been based on a now-lost play called "The Jew"
    $600 18
Herr Interchangeable letter printing inventor
    $600 23
The sexy cartoon female seen here starred in this innovative 1988 film
    $600 28
No way! Free tuition for a year to this Mass. college that had its 370th anniversary in 2006? Bargain!
    $600 14
Limpio, ah yes, a town you can clean up in, is a suburb of Asuncion in this country
    $600 9
In Nov. 1973 Rep. Yvonne Braithwaite of this "Golden State" became the first woman to give birth while in Congress
    $600 4
It ends, "We mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor"
    $800 19
Monsieur Polonium co-discoverer
    $800 24
During their heyday, this rocking trio had many mysterious adventures
    $800 29
Buy this 26-time world champion MLB team, get a minor league team free? Call me "Big Stein", Jr.!
    $800 15
Thomas Jefferson didn't attend the Constitutional Convention; he was in this city
    $800 10
In 1941 this
"Jezebel" actress became the first woman to serve as head of the
Motion Picture Academy
    $800 5
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew shows a map of the Pacific on the monitor.) 80% of energy released in earthquakes comes from the belt circling the Pacific called this for its volcanic activity
    $1000 20
Senor Spanish Baroque "Infanta Margarita in a Pink Dress" painter
    $1000 25
Many men wouldn't have minded at all if this 1970s cartoon female took a bite out of them
    $1000 30
Nice deal! I'm using my 2-for-1 coupon & buying either an SL600 Roadster or E500 Sedan from this company
    $1000 21
Home to Italy's second-oldest university, where Galileo & Fallopius taught
    $1000 11
In 1980 Kathleen Conley became the first female graduate of this Colorado Springs school, finishing 8th in her class
    $1000 6
Verdi said, "For abundance of real musical ideas, for comic verve", this Rossini work "is the finest opera buffa in existence"

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

Jennifer Pat Tom
$600 $1,800 $6,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Pat Tom
$3,400 $2,200 $8,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 21
Read all about it: this Washington, D.C. landmark calls itself "the nation's oldest federal cultural institution"
    $400 26
In 2005 this ABC law drama scored a Peabody in part because of... Denny Crane
    $400 1
He was a teenager (& not yet a lord) when he wrote "Poems by Two Brothers" with his brothers Charles & Frederick
    $400 16
In February 2002 this Argentine currency began floating, a sign the economy was sinking
    $400 11
Famous ghosts at this London location include Anne Boleyn, Sir Walter Raleigh & 2 young princes murdered here
    $400 6
It's slang for liquor smugglers, from where they would often hide their hooch
    $800 22
July 4 is a red-letter day at this author's birthplace in Salem, Mass.; that's the day he was born in 1804
    $800 27
In 2005 a prize went to "American Masters: No Direction Home", a profile of this musician
    $800 2
The hit play "Victoria Regina" was the work of Laurence Housman, younger brother of this poet
    $800 17
Personal income minus taxes is DPI, this type of personal income
    $800 12
The "horror" that took place in the Lutz home in this N.Y. city included flying ghostly pigs & walls that oozed blood
    $800 7
A city that grows rapidly due to prosperity
    $1200 23
You'll find the Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum in this Kansas town, the first name in a famous railroad trio
    $1200 28
Baltimore reporter John Sherman won a Peabody for investigating pollution in this bay
    $1200 3
Alec Waugh's first novel was "The Loom of Youth" in 1917; this brother's was "Decline and Fall" in 1928
    $1200 18
Iain Macleod coined this term for a distressing situation of a stagnant economy yet with rising prices
    $1200 13
England's Borley Rectory was said to be haunted by this type of woman who fell in love with a monk
    $1200 8
Alternate term for business accounting
    DD: $2,000 24
A Natl. Historical Park & Preserve named for this pirate includes the site of the Battle of New Orleans
    $1600 29
Tim Russert was two years old when this NBC news program took an award in 1952
    DD: $2,000 4
Last name of brothers William Michael & Dante Gabriel, co-founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood
    $1600 19
Failure to minimize costs is called "X-inefficiency" & is often caused by lack of this, as in a monopoly
    $1600 14
"The Bell Witch" that haunted a Tennessee family in the 1800s is more properly described as one of these noisy ghosts
    $1600 9
Comes before cable or seat
    $2000 25
The ruins of Pu'ukohola Heiau, a temple built by this king, are a national historic site
    $2000 30
A 2002 prize went to the PBS documentary "Bringing Down a Dictator", a look at this Serb
    $2000 5
He wrote "The Insect Play" with his brother & the robot play "R.U.R." by himself
    $2000 20
This economist who died in 2006 developed the idea that the business cycle stems from the money supply
    $2000 15
The ghost of this "Mad" general is said to ride a ghostly steed through Pennsylvania each New Year's Day
    $2000 10
Logical system of algebra created around 1854 that bears the name of its inventor

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Pat Tom
$14,200 $12,600 $15,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

According to the Mayo Clinic, allergies to these are the USA's most common cause of life-threatening allergic reactions

Final scores:

Jennifer Pat Tom
$28,400 $23,200 $18,401
2-day champion: $68,401 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jennifer Pat Tom
$14,200 $11,600 $17,800
17 R,
2 W
16 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
22 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $43,600

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Game tape date: 2006-12-12
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