Show #5208 - Wednesday, April 11, 2007


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Tim Woodward, a teacher from Salem, New Hampshire

Karen Anderson, a private investigator from Half Moon Bay, California

Kate Zimmermann, a prosecutor from Bakersfield, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $4,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We will give you the airport.)
    $200 21
In 1737 in Boston, the Charitable Irish Society held the first municipal celebration of this holiday
    $200 2
    $200 26
"One if by land, and two, if by sea; and I on the opposite shore will be"
    $200 7
This Sioux chief led warriors in the Battle of the Rosebud
    $200 1
For hundreds of years, the Barbary apes have rocked atop the world-famous Rock of this
    $200 16
Danny Kaye sang about "Wonderful Copenhagen" when he played this role on film in 1952
    $400 22
Thomas Jefferson laid the foundation of this home in 1769
    $400 3
    $400 27
"Then Sally and I saw them run down the hall. We saw those two Things bump their kites on the wall"
    $400 8
It was famously torpedoed & sunk in May 1915 with a loss of nearly 1,200 lives
    $400 12
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from a Broadway stage.) If you know the name for a group of lions, you can guess the name of this famous rock, here on the set of The Lion King
    $400 17
Hi, I'm Sam Waterston, and I'm a huge fan of this American president & I've been lucky enough to play him on Broadway & in a TV miniseries
    $600 23
In 1614 Presbyterian minister Alexander Whitaker baptized this daughter of Powhatan in Jamestown
    $600 4
    $600 28
"Don Juan's parents lived beside the river, a noble stream, and call'd the Guadalquivir"
    $600 9
Ravi Shankar is a virtuoso on it
    $600 13
Images carved on rocks by people of the past are a highlight of Petroglyph Nat'l Monument in this SW state
    $600 18
In the 1946 film "The Green Years", she played the daughter of her real-life husband Hume Cronyn
    $800 24
The Stamp Act was repealed soon after this Founding Father argued against it in Britain's Parliament
    $800 5
Jose Marti
    $800 29
"Reel'd from the sabre-stroke shatter'd and sunder'd. Then they rode back, but not, not the six hundred"
    $800 10
12-letter term for a college course needed to be taken & passed before you can take another one
    DD: $3,000 14
The Colonial Dames donated an elegant portico that was erected around this rock in 1920
    $800 19
(Hi, I'm Christopher Meloni of Law & Order: SVU.) For some reason, Julia Roberts decided to flee from marrying me when I played her fiance Coach Bob in this 1999 film
    $1000 25
In 1765 this orator proclaimed that the House of Burgesses, not Britain, had the "exclusive lay taxes"
    $1000 6
Schiphol Airport
    $1000 30
"Who mourns for Adonais? Oh, come forth, fond wretch!"
    $1000 11
This Alaskan city shares its name with a type of spruce
    $1000 15
You'll find this geological attraction about 280 miles from Alice Springs
    $1000 20
Dorothy Comingore played a character based on actress Marion Davies in this classic 1941 film

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

Kate Karen Tim
$0 $7,600 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kate Karen Tim
$3,000 $10,200 $4,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
Spanish for "rich port", it was ceded to the U.S. in 1898
    $400 1
In 1978 this comedian & "the Toot Uncommons" dug up a No. 17 hit with "King Tut"
    $400 24
Attended by 14,178 people, the largest one of these was held in Japan, not in Boston Harbor
    $400 17
A dictator: Il Duce
    $400 11
Atrial fibrillation may reduce the efficiency of this pump, especially the atrium
    $400 12
Internet gratitude: TYVM
    $800 7
A battle was fought over Midway atoll; now it's officially this peaceful type of "refuge", like for albatross
    $800 2
Cheech teamed with Chong for 3 Top 40s, but this "Nash Bridges" star duetted with Streisand to make the charts
    $800 25
Pictured here, Robert Wadlow, the guy in the middle, holds this world record
    $800 18
A 19th century British Prime Minister: Dizzy
    $800 22
Leo Szilard & this more-famous Euro-American physicist worked together to develop a refrigeration pump
    $800 13
Law north of the border: RCMP
    DD: $2,800 8
This U.S. territory was named for "martyred maiden" Saint Ursula by Christopher Columbus
    $1200 3
This "Thorn Birds" star had 3 Top 40s, including the "Theme From Dr. Kildare"
    DD: $1,000 28
As of 2004, Shunpei Yamakazi of Semiconductor Energy Labs of Japan held more of these than anyone else, 3,245
    $1200 19
A 20th century U.S. President: Poppy
    $1200 23
Joe Dumars could tell you that reciprocating pumps have one of these moving back & forth to regulate flow
    $1200 14
A school near the Rio Grande: UTEP
    $1600 9
Saipan, Tinian & Rota are the main islands in the Northern this group, made a commonwealth in 1986
    $1600 4
Aw, Pa! "Bonanza" was the B-side of his No. 1 1964 hit "Ringo"
    $1600 27
Ralf Laue of Germany tossed more than 400 of these in 2 minutes, & it wasn't even on a Shrove Tuesday
    $1600 20
A member of the post-WWI Big Four: Le Tigre
    $1600 29
This ancient Greek's "screw" aided in pumping water from deep in the ground
    $1600 15
It includes AT&T: DJIA
    $2000 10
Navassa Island was claimed with this appropriately named 1856 Act of Congress because of its bird, uh, fertilizer
    $2000 5
In 1958 this actor, famous as Thurston Howell III, charted with "Delicious!"
    $2000 26
In 1989 this "Lord of the Dance" set a record as the world's fastest tap dancer, with 28 taps per second
    $2000 21
A French clergyman: The Red Eminence
    $2000 30
Rotary pumps are also known as this type of pump, from the Latin for "to flee the middle"
    $2000 16
It certifies albums platinum: RIAA

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kate Karen Tim
$11,000 $24,000 $6,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Of the 24 letters of the Greek alphabet, it's the only one that ends in an English letter that none of the others does

Final scores:

Kate Karen Tim
$8,500 $22,500 $1,399
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $22,500 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kate Karen Tim
$11,000 $20,400 $6,200
14 R,
2 W
25 R
(including 3 DDs),
4 W
14 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $37,600

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Game tape date: 2007-01-30
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