Show #3383 - Wednesday, April 28, 1999

Michael Rooney game 1.


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Michael Rooney, a college instructor from Pasadena, California

Christian De Jong, a customer service representative from Los Angeles, California

Lindsay Peet, a plumbing contractor from Studio City, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $22,428)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
Radical Republicans impeached & tried to remove this president in 1868
    $100 11
This PBS children's program has been sponsored by letters of the alphabet since 1969
    $100 1
Solid water is ice; solid carbon dioxide has this 2-word name
    $100 13
The Old Testament says she visited King Solomon in order to test him by asking him to solve several riddles
    $100 15
At his home at Berggasse 19 in Vienna you can see where the ancestor of all psychiatrists' couches stood
    $100 23
It's where Tiger can keep his irons & drivers & tees, oh my!
    $200 7
This avuncular nickname for the government was coined by those against the War of 1812
    $200 12
Steven Hill's D.A. Adam Schiff was the only original still on this drama in 1999, in its ninth season
    $200 2
Also called zymosis, this action involving enzymes produces beer & cheese
    $200 14
Of the 6 British kings who bore this name, the first 4 were of the German house of Hanover
    $200 16
Saponification is the making of this, an anagram of "sapo"
    $200 25
Bellowing Highland instrument
    $300 8
When East & West were linked by this in October, 1861, the days of the Pony Express were numbered
    DD: $1,600 20
(Backstage at the Emmys: Hi, I'm Jay Leno, and the answer is:) My "Tonight Show" predecessor, Johnny Carson, became the full-time host after this man quit in March of 1962
    $300 3
A phonon is a tiny packet of sound; change 1 letter to get this unit of electromagnetic energy
    $300 17
In 1953 he officially succeeded his father Talal as king of Jordan
    $300 24
This Asian nation whose name ends in "rain" only gets 3 inches of rain a year
    $300 26
It's a Middle East capital
    $400 9
In 1851 Stonewall Jackson became an instructor at VMI, this school
    $400 21
By the time this sitcom ended, Fred MacMurray's character had become a grandfather to triplet boys
    $400 4
This synonym for "burning" is the name of a "chamber" where rockets burn fuel
    $400 18
This Hawaiian king whose name means "the very lonely one" conquered Maui in 1790
    $400 29
An 1854 outbreak of cholera in London ended after Dr. John Snow had a handle on one of these removed
    $400 27
Derived from the Italian for "little stick", it's a long, narrow loaf of French bread
    $500 10
This Secretary of State retired in 1869, 2 years after his "folly"
    $500 22
As a boy, this current host of "Meet the Press" watched the show with his father
    $500 5
A millimeter of this element is a common unit for measuring pressure, including blood pressure
    $500 19
This king of Castile & Aragon was known as "The Catholic"
    $500 30
In December, 1981 he was elected to succeed Kurt Waldheim as U.N. Secretary-General
    $500 28
A trifle, or a short piece of music

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

Lindsay Christian Michael
$500 $500 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lindsay Christian Michael
$1,800 -$100 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 5
    $200 1
He used his middle name Ulysses as a first name; a mistake at West Point gave him the middle name Simpson
    $200 11
Like another famous painter, William-Adolphe Bouguereau shows her nude on a shell for her "birth"
    $200 17
Golden ice cream topping that's sticky on one side
    $400 7
    $400 2
"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons", this poet wrote in "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock"
    $400 13
It's "That Toddlin' Town"
    $400 12
The seated nude in his "Les Demoiselles d'Avignon" shows the beginnings of his Cubism
    $400 21
Disney movie about a troublesome feline rock-throwing device
    $600 8
Wake Island
    $600 3
His writings include the Narnia books & "The Screwtape Letters"
    $600 27
Of Red, Green, or Puce, the one who's a servant to Shakespeare's King Richard II
    $600 18
"They've got some crazy little women" here, & "I'm gonna' get me one"
    $600 14
When Durer painted this pair in 1507, he had them hold tree branches whose leaves blocked out certain parts
    $600 22
Product that will come back in its next life as a can of evaporated moo juice
    $800 9
Cayman Islands
    $800 4
Johnny Depp & Benicio Del Toro starred in the movie adaptation of his book "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas"
    DD: $2,811 25
"Fate", the title of a song in this classic musical, is also a synonym for the musical's title
    $800 19
Bob Dylan sang "Stuck inside of" this Alabama city "with the Memphis blues again"
    DD: $800 15
Shortly after his "Luncheon", this impressionist exhibited the nude seen here:
    $800 23
Solzhenitsyn novel about a '60s disco entertainer in a cage
    $1000 10
    $1000 6
He originally published his 1953 book "Junkie" under the pen name William Lee
    $1000 26
The 1-woman show, "Orgasmo Advito Escapes from the Zoo" starred this "Bonnie and Clyde" co-star, Roseanne's TV mom
    $1000 20
On the album "Court and Spark", Joni Mitchell lamented that she once felt better as "A free man" in this city
    $1000 16
People said his male nude "The Age of Bronze" was so lifelike, he must have made casts from live models
    $1000 24
Young Citizen Kane loved sliding down hills in the snow with this Costello partner

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lindsay Christian Michael
$3,389 $1,300 $7,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

People magazine's 1989 & 1998 Sexiest Men Alive, they played father & son in a blockbuster 1989 film

Final scores:

Lindsay Christian Michael
$2,609 $2,542 $8,800
2nd place: a trip to Hawaii 3rd place: a VTech 900 MHz cordless telephone New champion: $8,800

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Lindsay Christian Michael
$6,200 $1,300 $6,500
16 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
8 R,
3 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $14,000

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Game tape date: 1999-02-17
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