Show #3588 - Wednesday, March 22, 2000


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Ron Josephson, an environmental engineer from Silver Spring, Maryland

Sara Winterer, an actress originally from Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania

Andrew Burke, a technical writer from Atlanta, Georgia (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll name the father, you name the president.)
    $100 8
Sam Ealy Johnson, Jr.
    $100 21
The dormer type of this is placed vertically in a gable in a sloping roof
    $100 1
They were ancient even before the other 6 wonders were built
    $100 6
In 1949 Bing Crosby played this title New Englander who travels back to a time of knights & ladies
    $100 26
At about 9 feet & 1,700 pounds, this large bear shares its name with an Alaskan island
    $100 16
A lot of exaggerated hip swinging is used in this complex Cuban dance
    $200 9
Theodore Roosevelt
    $200 22
Home is where this floor of the fireplace is
    $200 2
Its flowers & trees were irrigated by slaves turning screws to lift water from the Euphrates River
    $200 7
When this duo traveled through time in a souped-up phone booth, everything was "Excellent"
    $200 27
The Asiatic black bear also bears the beary nice name of these Indian mountains where it dwells
    $200 17
Glen Campbell was this kind of "Cowboy" in a 1975 No. 1 hit
    $300 10
Benjamin Harrison V
    $300 23
It's a tastier-sounding synonym for a doorcheck or doorpost
    $300 3
This ancient wonder is said to have worn a sun-ray crown & stand beside, not over, a harbor
    $300 13
The fourth installment of this film series involved 2 time-traveling whales
    $300 28
Often named Bruin, this species is the most likely to be found in children's stories of Europe & Asia
    $300 18
It can be a serious quarrel or a red-stalked vegetable used in cooking
    $400 11
Leslie Lynch King
    $400 24
An unsolicited book manuscript is submitted "over" this, a crosspiece above a door
    $400 4
Its light was created by fires of wood or oil intensified by several metal mirrors
    DD: $700 14
As this author, Malcolm McDowell chases Jack the Ripper across time in the 1979 thriller "Time After Time"
    $400 29
This smallest bear species bears the name of a heavenly object
    $400 19
This critter seen here shares its name with a wife of the ancient Greek god Cronus:
    $500 12
William Jefferson Blythe III
    $500 25
L-E-N-T-I-L spells a legume; rearranged & spelled this way, you get a supporting piece
    $500 5
In the 4th century, this ancient wonder was transported from Olympia to Constantinople
    $500 15
A military "Experiment" sends sailor Michael Pare over 40 years into the future in this film
    $500 30
Spectacled bears are the only species found on this continent
    $500 20
It's a term for a free-form musical composition emotional in effect & improvisational in nature

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

Andrew Sara Ron
$2,700 -$200 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Sara Ron
$4,100 -$100 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to identify the film.)
    $200 2
With 1 T it's an English county; with 2 Ts, Heisman Trophy winner Tony
    $200 1
This star who plays TV's Dharma is a classically trained ballerina
    $200 10
This Emily Bronte novel opens with Mr. Lockwood telling of a visit with his landlord, Mr. Heathcliff
    $200 16
"When You Wish Upon A Star"
    $200 25
In 1805, in memory of this admiral, his brother William was made an Earl of Trafalgar
    $200 11
By definition, it's the ism practiced by a peeping Tom
    $400 7
Sussex was named for the south Saxons; this county was named for the east Saxons
    $400 3
Movies like "The River" & "Crimes of the Heart" have earned her 5 Oscar nominations for Best Actress
    $400 12
Charlotte's experience at boarding school formed the basis for Lowood in this 1847 novel
    $400 17
"Take My Breath Away"
    DD: $1,000 27
He died a vice admiral in 1817, that little 1789 mutiny behind him
    $400 21
This "rate" tells how many criminals leave prison & relapse into bad behavior
    $600 8
Its name means "Southern district with the fringe on top" (okay, we lied about the fringe part)
    $600 4
She revealed that after making "The Heartbreak Kid" she had a fling with Elvis Presley
    $600 13
Like the title character of Anne's "Agnes Grey", Anne & Charlotte both worked as these
    $600 18
"You Must Love Me"
    $600 28
In less than a day, May 1, 1898, his fleet demolished the Spanish fleet in Manila Bay
    DD: $2,000 22
Max Weber's best-known work is "The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of" this economic system
    $800 9
Becket was killed in this county, home to Canterbury
    $800 5
(Hi, I'm Melody Thomas Scott from "The Young and the Restless") In my film debut at age 8, I stole the show playing this Alfred Hitchcock thief as a young girl
    $800 14
The book of poetry Charlotte, Emily & Anne published under this pseudonymous last name sold only 2 copies
    $800 19
"I'm Easy"
    $800 29
At the National Security Council Ollie North reported to this vice admiral
    $800 23
From Greek for "The Inhabited World", it refers to the movement toward Christian unity
    $1000 26
The westernmost county of England, or what the eldest son of the monarch is duke of
    $1000 6
This French actress played a seductress in "Damage" before nursing "The English Patient"
    $1000 15
The portrait of the Brontes seen here was painted by this man, their brother:
    $1000 20
"Sooner or Later (I Always Get My Man)"
    $1000 30
He supervised the planning & construction of the first U.S. nuclear-powered sub, the Nautilus
    $1000 24
As part of this Renaissance movement, Montaigne & Erasmus advocated individual reason

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Sara Ron
$5,100 $4,900 $9,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

After his 1955 death, his papers were given to Jerusalem's Hebrew Univ. & his violin was left to his grandson

Final scores:

Andrew Sara Ron
$2,000 $100 $10,201
2nd place: Fisher Soundstage Home Theater System & Blockbuster Gift Cards 3rd place: Epson Digital Photography Package New champion: $10,201

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Andrew Sara Ron
$4,800 $4,900 $8,800
19 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
11 R,
3 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $18,500

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Game tape date: 2000-01-11
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