Show #3608 - Wednesday, April 19, 2000


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Lynda Aue, a teacher from Ocean Grove, New Jersey

Paul Cheng, a physician from Iowa City, Iowa

Jason Karpf, a realtor from Thousand Oaks, California (whose 3-day cash winnings total $35,999)

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Jeopardy! Round

MEL ____
    $100 18
In the term "Good Friday", "Good" means holy, as in this phrase for the Bible
    $100 9
In 1998 oil drilling operations began in the waters off these islands claimed by Argentina & Great Britain
    $100 1
His voice brought Daffy Duck to life
    $100 22
    $100 28
In the 1980s this Lakers coach guided his team to 4 NBA championships
    $100 27
A manually operated transmission for a car
    $200 20
Many Holy Week rituals date back to a procession held in this city in the 4th century
    $200 10
The name of this country about 400 miles west of Senegal means "green cape"
    $200 2
In 1990 he was Hamlet & in 1994 he was Maverick
    $200 23
    $200 5
On Nov. 24, 1960 this Philadelphia Warrior had 55 rebounds, still the one-game NBA record
    $200 15
One story says Merlin used magic to bring boulders from Ireland to the Salisbury Plain, creating this
    $300 21
During Holy Week, there might be a run on these flowers seen here:
    $300 11
The highest point in this island nation is Hvannadalshnukur, the summit of a volcano
    $300 3
He wrote & directed but did not produce "The Producers"
    $300 24
    $300 6
In 1971 & 1972 he won NBA scoring titles under 2 different names
    $300 16
"Brown Sugar" & "Wild Horses" are songs from this Rolling Stones album
    $400 25
Palm Sunday is also called this "Sunday", after the sufferings of Christ
    $400 12
This island of Napoleon's death serves as an administrative center for other British islands in the south Atlantic
    $400 4
He took "Coca Cola Cowboy" to No. 1 on the country charts in 1979
    $400 29
    $400 7
1 of the 2 Canadian teams in the NBA
    $400 17
In 1863 Lee wrote to him, "You are better off than I am, for while you have lost your left, I have lost my right arm"
    DD: $500 26
At Maundy Thursday mass, a priest traditionally washes the feet of this many people
    $500 13
Uninhabited until 1609, this British island group 600 miles off Cape Hatteras now boasts about 62,000 people
    $500 8
This attractive brunette played thirtysomething Hope Steadman on "thirtysomething"
    $500 30
    $500 14
As you'd expect from a 10-time scoring champion, Michael Jordan was primarily this type of guard
    $500 19
The game of cricket gives us this phrase for a difficult situation

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

Jason Paul Lynda
$2,700 $1,700 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Paul Lynda
$3,900 $2,900 $700

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to identify the presidential candidate.)
    $200 1
In lists of Shakespeare's plays, this comedy is placed first alphabetically
    $200 3
Lloyd Bentsen
    $200 20
The world's largest library, it contains over 115 million volumes on 532 miles of bookshelves
    $200 13
Peter O'Toole had his first leading role in this film, No. 3 on the list
    $200 8
This composer's shows "Cats" & "Phantom of the Opera" have won a total of 14 Tonys
    $200 25
In 1936 FDR said, "I have seen" this, "I hate" this; 5 years later the U.S. was involved in a second big one
    $400 2
Tragic title character whose lines are heard here:
    $400 4
Sargent Shriver
    $400 22
Florence, Italy's Laurentian Library was designed between 1524 & 1534 by this master painter & sculptor
    $400 14
7 David Lean-directed films made the list, including this 1957 P.O.W. movie that won 7 Oscars
    $400 9
Charles Jennens wrote, or rather assembled, the libretto for this composer's "Messiah"
    $400 28
You'll find "Hate Week" mentioned in his novel "1984"
    $600 17
Twin brothers, both named Antipholus, have slaves named Dromio who are also twins in this confusing comedy
    $600 5
Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
    $600 23
This library was founded in 1895 by a trust fund from Samuel J. Tilden & the consolidation of the Astor & Lenox Libraries
    $600 15
No. 1 on the list is this stark film based on a Graham Greene novel about post-WWII Vienna
    $600 10
19th century heir to Bach & Beethoven seen here:
    $600 29
"I am free of all prejudice. I hate everyone equally" is attributed to this bulbous-nosed actor
    DD: $900 18
Octavius speaks last in these 2 plays
    $800 6
Earl Warren
    $800 24
The Book of Kells, a decorated manuscript of the 4 gospels, is on exhibit in this Dublin school's library
    $800 16
The most recent film to break the Top 10, this 1996 film brazenly portrayed the Edinburgh drug scene
    $800 11
In the "Farewell" symphony by this friend of Mozart, the musicians stop playing & leave the stage one by one
    $800 30
"I hate to see the evenin' sun go down", he wrote in the song "St. Louis Blues"
    $1000 19
Banished from Rome though he captured Corioli, this title warrior says, "You common cry of curs...I banish you!"
    $1000 7
John Sparkman
    DD: $2,000 26
The Family History Library in this state capital houses the world's largest genealogical collection
    $1000 21
No. 100 is this Roland Joffe-directed film set in Cambodia & starring Sam Waterston
    $1000 12
In the early 1900s he skipped through the Hungarian countryside to become a folk song authority
    $1000 27
"If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself", wrote this "Siddhartha" author

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jason Paul Lynda
$10,500 $1,700 $5,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: I'll work on mine!)
Group of 4 letters that sounds different within words for done, exhaustive, hack, idea, branch & coarse

Final scores:

Jason Paul Lynda
$10,500 $2,700 $3,400
4-day champion: $46,499 3rd place: a Fisher home theater system 2nd place: Intel Any Point home network software

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Jason Paul Lynda
$10,500 $4,200 $4,900
28 R,
1 W
15 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
10 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $19,600

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