Show #5268 - Wednesday, July 4, 2007


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Edgar B. Herwick III, a public relations coordinator originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Rachael King, a journalist originally from Providence, Rhode Island

Holly Owens, a physician originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,501)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Hey! Ya gotta love it... eh?)
    $200 26
In 1778 James Cook became the first European to land on this island, the largest on Canada's west coast
    $200 1
(Hi. I'm Rob Morrow.) As Joel Fleischman, I found myself the only doctor among the weirdos of Cicely, Alaska on this series
    $200 16
Salacious serpent dispenses bad dietary advice
    $200 21
Tapping your head in Holland or circling a finger at the ear in the U.S. usually means you think someone is this
    $200 6
Mamma mia! As Columbus could tell you, it was first designated National Pizza Month in 1987
    $200 11
It's the type of day we're having if it's very cloudy with little or no sun showing
    $400 27
Once the Canadian Pacific Railway reached this Alberta city in 1883, Settlers began a "stampede" to live there
    $400 2
He married Dharma on their first date
    $400 17
Big fish puts the bite on a reluctant prophet
    $400 22
This gesture can mean "cut power to the microphone" or, in scuba diving, "I'm out of air"
    $400 7
Traditionally, Pizza Napoletana is topped with these little fish
    $400 12
It's the result of the upper incisor teeth overlapping the lower ones
    $600 28
In the Treaty of Paris of 1763, which ended this war, France surrendered most of New France to Britain
    $600 3
We found out in "Star Trek: Generations" that this navigator of Asian heritage had a daughter, Demora
    $600 18
Brother's bovine effigy bothers big boy
    $600 23
In the most basic set of catcher's signals, one finger down equals this most basic pitch
    $600 8
Take some pizza dough; stuff it with meat, cheese & herbs; fold it over into a turnover; & you've got this favorite
    $600 13
Once the punishment of heretics, to severely chastise someone is to "rake" him here
    $800 29
The Charlottetown Accord recognizing this province as a "distinct society)" failed a 1992 vote
    $800 4
"My Name Is Earl" & this is my ex-wife
    $800 19
Writing on the wall breaks up party
    $800 24
It can be a billboard way up over the road, or an "OK" signal with thumb & forefinger
    $800 9
It's the song title & lyric that follows the line "When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie..."
    $800 14
Tchaikovsky's "1812" is a famous one
    $1000 30
The word "Canada" first appeared in 1535 in this French explorer's journal
    $1000 5
(Hello. I am "Who is Mario Cantone?") On "Sex and the City", I was the wedding planner of this desperate-to-be-married character played by Kristin Davis
    DD: $2,000 20
Loyal daughter-in-law is betrothed in Bethlehem
    $1000 25
Mute & paralyzed from the neck down, Jean-Dominique Bauby dictated a classic memoir by doing this
    $1000 10
As seen here, the three colors of the toppings on a Pizza Margarita represent this Italian symbol
    $1000 15
The Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944 was code-named Operation this

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

Holly Rachael Edgar
$600 $2,800 $3,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Holly Rachael Edgar
$3,800 $4,400 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: "IDI" I MIN... MEAN. It's tough to say when they fool you like that. "IDI" I MEAN.)
(Alex: You have to name the Fonda that relates to each clue.)
    $400 21
They're the 2 countries that make up almost all of the Scandinavian Peninsula
    $400 1
In "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" these come in "comfort" & "joy" varieties
    $400 6
Lewis Carroll:
"O frabjous day! Callooh! ____!"
    $400 16
A cube of this is used to allay the bitterness of absinthe
    $400 26
The left side of the heart pumps oxygenated blood to the body; the right side picks it up from these organs
    $400 11
"Barefoot in the Park"
    $800 22
You can drive the length of this peninsula from Tijuana all the way to Cabo San Lucas
    $800 2
The television is sometimes referred to as this kind of "box", though not when you're watching our show
    $800 7
William Blake:
"When the stars threw down their spears,/ And watered heaven with their ____"
    $800 17
Seen here is a 1901 painting by this Spaniard of a woman drinking absinthe
    $800 27
This term first meant a central court in a Roman house; now it also means a heart chamber
    $800 12
"Wild Hogs"
    $1200 23
(Jon of the Clue Crew shows a map on the monitor.) Jutting into the Black Sea, this region of Ukraine includes Yalta & Sevastapol, the site of a famous 1855 siege
    $1200 3
(Listen.) You're hearing this type of file for communication between electronic instruments & computers
    DD: $700 8
Maya Angelou:
"...your bitter twisted lies,/ You may trod me in the very dirt/ but still, like dust, I'll ____"
    $1200 18
The "Girdle of St. John" in Europe, this herb contains a toxic substance used to make absinthe
    $1200 28
Diastole is the part of the cardiac cycle when chambers are relaxed; when the chambers contract, it's this
    $1200 13
"On Golden Pond"
(2 of 'em)
    $1600 24
The inhabitants of this 70,000-square-mile peninsula are predominantly descendants of the Maya
    $1600 4
    $1600 9
"And then my heart with pleasure fills,/ And dances with the ____"
    $1600 19
A 1992 Paris retrospective of this short artist's life sold replicas of his cane with a hidden vial for absinthe
    DD: $2,000 29
The mitral valve has 2 flaps & is also called this valve, just like a certain tooth
    $1600 14
    $2000 25
This European peninsula is named for a mythological son of Tantalus
    $2000 5
This is either a regional dialect or an odd phrase that can't be understood by looking at the individual parts
    $2000 10
Andrew Marvell:
"The grave's a fine and private place,/ But none, I think, do there ____"
    $2000 20
A revival of absinthe-making in this country benefited from the 1989 "Velvet Revolution"
    $2000 30
The Amer. Heart Assoc. defines bradycardia as a heart rate of fewer than this many beats per minute
    $2000 15
"Single White Female"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Holly Rachael Edgar
$14,600 $11,200 $500

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Final Jeopardy! Round

From the Old French for a soldier sent ahead to clear the way, today it refers to the first settlers of a region

Final scores:

Holly Rachael Edgar
$24,401 $18,200 $3
2-day champion: $31,902 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Holly Rachael Edgar
$14,200 $11,200 $3,000
21 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
13 R,
0 W
13 R
(including 1 DD),
7 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $28,400

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Game tape date: 2007-04-12
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