Show #3596 - Monday, April 3, 2000


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Bob Lahr, a franchise owner from St. Cloud, Minnesota

Brian Goss, a network administrator originally from Oakland, New Jersey

Alissa Morel, a student originally from Pomona, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to identify the country.)
(Alex: You have to name the film.)
    $100 6
An episode of the History Channel's "Modern Marvels" featured this landmark seen here:
(in San Francisco)
    $100 8
Hits from his 1973 album "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" include the title track & "Bennie and the Jets"
    $100 16
A combination of "Nkosi Sikelel' Iafrika" & "Die Stem Van Suid Afrika"
    $100 21
In April 1999 his net worth hit $100 billion
    $100 1
"Mother -- what's the phrase? -- Isn't quite herself today"
    $100 22
Mode of transportation mentioned in "Jingle Bells"
    $200 7
An episode of "Civil War Journal" featured this general seen here:
    $200 9
He played a smarmy lawyer in "Pretty Woman", but is better-known for his role on "Seinfeld"
    $200 17
"Inno di Mameli"
    $200 23
Worth over $15 billion, Robson, son of Sam, runs this company, the USA's largest private employer
    $200 2
1959 Billy Wilder comedy:
"Well, nobody's perfect"
    $200 27
This item worn by a bride might be fingertip or cathedral length
    $300 13
It's the historic site seen here:
(in San Antonio)
    $300 10
This star of "Blue Streak" lay in a coma for 3 days in 1999 after collapsing in near 100-degree heat
    $300 18
"Land der Berge, Land am Strome"
    $300 24
The Sultan of Brunei has air-conditioned stables housing his 200 animals for this sport
    $300 3
"I want you to remember that no bastard ever won a war by dying for his country"
    $300 28
The chief of an Arab tribe or family, or a film role for Valentino
    $400 14
This History Channel host is related to the doctor who set Booth's leg after Lincoln's assassination
    $400 11
Jim Carrey & Jeff Daniels vie for the affection of this actress in "Dumb & Dumber"
    $400 19
    $400 25
With $50,000 of his $30 or so billion, Paul Allen bought a guitar this "Purple Haze" star had shattered
    DD: $400 4
"You can't expect to wield supreme executive power just because some watery tart threw a sword at you"
    $400 29
Containing 12 books, it's Virgil's magnum opus
    $500 15
Year featured in the episode of "Year By Year" seen here:
(Berlin Wall erected)
    $500 12
His hit song "In Your Eyes" was used in the movie "Say Anything..."
    $500 20
"La Tchadienne"
    $500 26
"Direct From" the Times of London is a quote calling him "The Avon Lady of the Microchip"
    $500 5
"Either he's dead or my watch has stopped"

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Alissa Brian Bob
$1,000 $600 $700

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Alissa Brian Bob
$2,400 $1,000 $700

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Vogue, the magazine.)
(Alex: You have to name the person who spoke.)
    $200 8
In a Poe story, Madame L'Espanaye & her daughter were murder victims on this street
    $200 6
In 1938 Vogue showed one of these cinchers as outerwear -- 1938's version of Madonna
    $200 1
This just in to "Weekend Update" -- this "Fall Guy" was SNL's first breakout star
    $200 13
A source of nutmeg & cloves, the Moluccas are also known by this aromatic name
    $200 18
This observance always falls 2 days before Easter
    $400 9
Jody named this Steinbeck title creature Gabilan Mountains
    $400 7
In the late '60s this long cover-up with a Turkish name became popular not only for women, but for men, too
    $400 2
Man oh man, his characters included Operaman & Cajunman
    $400 14
Whether greater or lesser, this group includes all of the West Indies except the Bahamas
    $400 19
It's the second most-populous city in Mexico
    $600 10
A Frank R. Stockton tale ends with "Which came out of the opened door, the lady, or" this
    $600 3
In 1999 he pumped up nightclubs with a musical tribute to his hero Frank Sinatra
    $600 15
Ocean in which you find Comoros, a group of 3 islands that broke from French rule in 1975
    DD: $800 23
Speech on ending his fast, March 10, 1961, Delano, California
    $600 20
The only 1 of the 5 Cities of the Plain in the Bible that fits the category
    DD: $1,400 11
The Edward Everett Hale title character known as this "Died on board U.S. Corvette Levant"
    $800 4
He was "Berry Berry Good" as ballplayer Chico Escuela & more recently as Uncle Junior on "The Jamie Foxx Show"
    $800 16
The Admiralty Islands in Papua New Guinea are part of this archipelago named for a German
    $800 24
Farewell address to Congress, April 19, 1951
    $800 21
"Our Town" setting for a "Sesame Street" monster
    $1000 12
Hazel Morse was her "Big Blonde"
    $1000 5
It's not Pat but this comic who starred in the one-woman show & movie "God Said 'Ha!'"
    $1000 17
The year after the atomic test on its Bikini Atoll, this group became a trusteeship of the U.S.
    $1000 25
"A Vast Wasteland", May 9, 1961, Washington, D.C.
    $1000 22
It may look like a duck, but this clumsy creature was once thought related to the loon, but that was looney:

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Alissa Brian Bob
$3,600 -$400 $2,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1933 Marconi set up one of the first microwave radio systems, between Castel Gandolfo & this sovereign state

Final scores:

Alissa Brian Bob
$5,800 -$400 $4,000
2-day champion: $13,600 3rd place: Lobster Gram Gift Certificate 2nd place: Trip to Kona, Hawaii

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Alissa Brian Bob
$5,000 $400 $3,300
18 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
7 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $8,700

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Game tape date: 2000-02-01
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