Show #3589 - Thursday, March 23, 2000


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Scott Hanson, a customer service supervisor from Billings, Montana

Donna Malcomb, an attorney from Atlanta, Georgia

Ron Josephson, an environmental engineer from Silver Spring, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You identify the country.)
    $100 6
Code-named "Operation Valkyrie", the "July Plot" of 1944 was an attempt to kill this leader
    $100 1
    $100 21
At 37 million, this magazine that falls out of your Sunday paper has the USA's largest circulation
    $100 26
Don't mess with this "Vampire Slayer" -- she has a brown belt in Tae Kwon Do
    $100 11
Between Alaska & Russia
    $100 16
A respectful form of address for a Supreme Court justice
    $200 7
This event on October 8-9, 1871 forced thousands of Illinois residents to flee their homes
    $200 2
    $200 22
This museum, part of the Smithsonian, conveys "The Adventure of Flight" in its own magazine
    $200 27
He came up with his "Sling Blade" character Karl Childers while working on a 1987 TV movie
    $200 12
Between Europe & Morocco
    $200 17
In song Hank Williams reminded us that this unfaithful organ "will tell on you"
    $300 8
In 325 A.D. this "Great" leader presided over the Religious Council of Nicaea
    $300 3
Amstel Light
    $300 23
In 1999 this "Weekly" from Time Inc. ranked "The 100 Greatest Moments in Rock"
    $300 28
In 1997 she married her "How to Succeed in Business..." co-star Matthew Broderick
    $300 13
Between the English Channel & the North Sea
    $300 18
2-word letter-closing synonym for me, myself or I
    $400 9
The public farewell seen here took place in this year:
(Nixon leaving Washington)
    $400 4
    DD: $500 24
The 2 top-selling U.S. magazines with a specific sport in their names are about this sport
    $400 29
In 1994 alone he starred in "Cobb", "Blue Sky", "Blown Away", "The Client" & "Natural Born Killers"
    $400 14
Between New Zealand's North Island & South Island
    $400 19
In Genesis 3 a little serpent told us these "shall be opened and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil"
    $500 10
In his last battle, this man defeated Pompey's sons & supporters in 45 B.C. at Munda in Spain
    $500 5
    $500 25
Its first issue, in 1845, included articles on "A Smoke Filter for Locomotives" & "Cause of Sound and Thunder"
    $500 30
She had lead roles in "The English Patient" & "The Horse Whisperer"
    $500 15
Bearing Taiwan's Portuguese name, it's between Taiwan & mainland China
    $500 20
This 1968 comedy about a family with 18 kids starred Lucille Ball & Henry Fonda

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Ron Donna Scott
$2,800 $200 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ron Donna Scott
$3,700 $2,400 $1,300

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
In Asia:
President Kim Dae Jung
    $200 15
Hickory, Indiana's basketball team goes all the way to the state championships in this 1986 film
    $200 1
Kiss' Frehley or Carrey's Ventura
    $200 23
This author of "The Martian Chronicles" co-wrote the 1956 screenplay for "Moby Dick"
    $200 13
When you're frightened your arrector pili muscles make this "stand on end"
    $200 11
In 1998 she remade her 1974 hit "I Honestly Love You"
    $400 7
In the Middle East:
President Mohammad Khatami
    $400 16
Small-town lawyer Jimmy Stewart matches wits with prosecutor George C. Scott in this 1959 courtroom classic
    $400 2
To have an otherwise good quality to an extreme degree is to have it "to" this
    $400 27
Frankie ages a year over the course of this author's "Member of the Wedding"
    $400 14
High amounts of this fatty compound in the blood raise the risk of heart disease
    $400 12
First drawn between 1763 & 1767, it was extended to present-day West Virginia in 1779
    $600 8
In Africa:
President Thabo Mbeki
    $600 17
Aliens inhabit the bodies of the staff of a small-town high school in this 1998 horror flick
    $600 3
Slang term for the bill seen here:
(Jefferson's on it)
    $600 29
A lady from "The Burden of Proof" returns as a judge in his "Laws of Our Fathers"
    $600 24
Each of these paired organs contains about a million tiny filtering units called nephrons
    DD: $900 20
It's the seat of Forsyth County, North Carolina
    $800 9
In central Europe:
Chancellor Viktor Klima
    $800 18
A Ted Hughes tale was the basis for this 1999 animated film about a metal man who befriends a boy in a small Maine town
    DD: $1,500 4
Rilke defined it as when "Two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other"
    $800 28
The home he described in "You Can't Go Home Again" is actually on 11th, not 12th St., as he wrote in the book
    $800 25
Listen up! Your actual organ of hearing is located in this snail-shaped part of the inner ear
    $800 21
Ladies this Russian scored with include "The Snow Maiden" & "Scheherazade"
    $1000 10
In Europe:
Prime Minister Massimo D'Alema
    $1000 19
In this 1999 movie, the "Rocky" of hockey, an Alaska town's amateur hockey team takes on the New York Rangers
    $1000 5
As a group of people with common interests or styles, it may be "smart"
    $1000 26
Derived from Greek, it's the name of the bones that form your fingers & toes
    $1000 22
This newspaper chain that picked up 39 Pulitzers between 1980 & 1990 had a hyphenectomy in 1997

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ron Donna Scott
$7,600 $4,400 $2,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

His 1998 "Greatest Hits" album made him the first instrumentalist to have 7 consecutive multi-platinum albums

Final scores:

Ron Donna Scott
$6,399 $8,700 $4,400
2nd place: Trip to Salish Lodge & Spa, Seattle, Washington New champion: $8,700 3rd place: Viewsonic VT-150 Computer Monitor

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ron Donna Scott
$7,300 $4,900 $3,700
20 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
15 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $15,900

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Game tape date: 2000-01-11
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