Show #3704 - Thursday, October 12, 2000


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John Weiner, a systems analyst from New York City, New York

Ginger Greenstein, a computer consultant from Freehold, New Jersey

David Tepper, an attorney from Richmond, Virginia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: The work.)
    $100 8
These 2 authors were both in their 20s when they wrote the pamphlet
    $100 1
In the movie "M*A*S*H", Robert Duvall played this priggish doctor; on TV it was Larry Linville
    $100 6
There may be thousands of ommatidia, light-sensitive units, in an insect's compound one of these
    $100 22
A day room is a recreational area in these quarters for soldiers
    $100 17
In 1767 his wife gave birth to a future U.S. president
    $100 14
Term for a 3D image you might see on your credit card
    $200 9
The proletarians "have nothing to lose but" these
    $200 2
(Hi, I'm Earl Brown.) Because we look so much alike, I was cast as Warren, this actress' brother in "There's Something About Mary"
    $200 7
It's said that in Asia, people learned how to make this by watching wasps
    $200 23
The name of this residence for ranch hands indicates its beds are stacked atop each other
    $200 18
You'll have missed it by that much if you don't know this man played inept TV secret agent Maxwell Smart
    $200 27
A trademarked delivery of sweets & a message
    $300 10
The pamphlet was first printed in this city in 1848 in German, not English
    $300 3
In 1996 she got to play Juliet opposite Leonardo DiCaprio as Romeo
    $300 12
Scientists take an EAG, an electroantennogram, to measure how a moth's antennae nerves pick up these sex odors
    $300 24
It's the French word for the type of Loire Valley home seen here; the region is famous for them
    $300 19
This European politician seen here is often embroiled in controversy
    $300 28
A short, witty saying
    $400 11
One of the authors figured they'd do for history what this man did for biology
    $400 4
This actress spent "Six Days, Seven Nights" on an island with Harrison Ford
    $400 15
As most insects don't need to transport oxygen in their blood, they lack this protein that makes blood red
    $400 25
2 residences with a common wall are called "semi" this
    $400 20
A large bear named Ben was the best friend of this Dan Haggerty TV character
    $400 29
35.28 ounces
    DD: $500 13
The manifesto applies this term, originally meaning "the inhabitants of cities", to the middle class
    $500 5
(Hi, I'm Tisha Campbell-Martin.) I was Sidney in 3 installments of this series featuring Kid 'n Play
    $500 16
The whirligig beetle is one of the fastest insects at this activity; it can go 40 inches per second
    $500 26
Common term for a low-income development, like Detroit's Brewster one where the Supremes grew up
    $500 21
Beginning in the mid-1930s, this wilderness photographer served as a director of the Sierra Club
    $500 30
An X-ray of blood vessels

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

David Ginger John
$1,000 $800 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Ginger John
$2,600 $2,400 $2,700

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: I will try to give you the names in their national languages; you have to give the English for it.)
'70s SONGS
    $200 1
Slovenska Republika
    $200 3
The big hit off this group's 1973 album "Goats Head Soup" was "Angie"
    $200 4
This "Crucible" playwright suggested his epitaph should one day read "He worked awfully hard"
    $200 10
In 2000 he earned his stripes by becoming the first golfer since Ben Hogan to win 3 majors in 1 season
    $200 9
Union major Robert Anderson was asked to surrender the federal garrison at this fort in April 1861
    $200 21
The ancient city of Troy was on this peninsula
    $400 2
Kongeriket Norge
    $400 15
His "Two Tickets to Paradise" cashed out at No. 22 in 1978
    $400 7
Thornton Wilder explained the stage directions for this play with "The less seen, the more heard"
    $400 11
Barking dogs dash around at Crufts & he dashed around with Crofts, Dash Crofts
    $400 19
In 1893 this major was named curator of the Army Medical Museum in Washington, D.C.
    $400 22
In the Bible they run alphabetically from Amos to Zephaniah
    $600 5
    $600 28
(Hi, I'm Kari Wuhrer.) On my album "Shiny" I cover this 1970 Badfinger hit; it was featured in the film "The Magic Christian"
    $600 12
(Hi, I'm Jon Lovitz.) While going through customs, this playwright proclaimed, "I have nothing to declare except my genius"
    $600 16
Stumpy-tailed feline who gave us an unforgettable portrayal in "Shakes the Clown"
    DD: $3,000 20
In 1906 he was restored to the French army with the rank of major
    $600 23
From 1965 to 1973 Gerald Ford held this post in the House
    $800 8
    $800 29
This Curtis Mayfield hit from 1972 was from "Superfly", not "Nightmare on Elm Street"
    DD: $1,500 13
Noel Coward quipped this Lerner & Loewe musical was "about as long as 'Parsifal', and not as funny"
    $800 17
In 1876 he was made a deputy sheriff of the whole of Dodge City, belfries & all
    $800 26
Major Richard Bong of the U.S. Army Air Force did this 40 times during WWII, an American record
    $800 24
The sky wouldn't be bare without this constellation that contains the Little Dipper; there are 87 others
    $1000 6
Kypriaki Dimokratia
    $1000 30
In 1970 this lead singer of Paul Revere & the Raiders went solo & had 2 hits, "Arizona" & "Silver Bird"
    $1000 14
George S. Kaufman defined this type of comedy as "What closes Saturday night"
    $1000 18
After the "Roman Empire", he might have tackled "The Decline and Fall of the Planet of the Apes"
    $1000 27
This surgeon who discovered insulin with Charles Best served with the Canadian army as a major in WWII
    $1000 25
It's the key of Beethoven's famous Fifth Symphony

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Ginger John
$8,400 $2,600 $5,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

These political party names began as negative terms for the 2 factions warring over the 1678 Meal-Tub Plot

Final scores:

David Ginger John
$10,001 $5,100 $5,201
2-day champion: $16,501 3rd place: Samsung Cameras 2nd place: Trip to Tezcuco Plantation Home, Darrow, Louisiana

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

David Ginger John
$6,000 $2,600 $6,500
18 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
14 R,
3 W
20 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,100

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Game tape date: 2000-08-30
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