Show #3659 - Thursday, June 29, 2000


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Bill McCormick, an attorney from Corona del Mar, California

Dru Daigle, an administrative assistant from Dracut, Massachusetts

Brady Bellis, a former stockbroker from Encinitas, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,100)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the movie.)
    $100 8
An island, it's the world's northernmost "I" country
    $100 3
"Major Strasser has been shot. Round up the usual suspects."
    $100 14
The office & courtroom where this president began his career have been restored in Independence, MO.
    $100 10
Matthew Perry commanded an early steam warship that was named for this inventor
    $100 1
The first of these was seen in the New York World newspaper Dec. 21, 1913
    $200 9
They're the only 2 "I" countries to border each other
    $200 4
"I don't know nothin' 'bout birthin' babies!"
    $200 15
The Hall of Fame devoted to these Texas lawmen in Waco has memorabilia belonging to Bonnie & Clyde
    $200 23
Matt & Ollie's father served at this S.C. city in the Revolution; their nephew was killed there in the Civil War
    $200 2
An introductory chapter or essay
    $300 11
One of this country's driest regions is the Negev Desert, with an annual rainfall of usually less than 10 inches
    $300 5
"Wait a minute, wait a minute, you ain't heard nothin' yet!"
    $300 24
2-word term for all members of the family Hylidae, having adaptations like sticky foot pads for climbing
    $300 18
The silver dollar seen here commemorates this, established in 1872:
    $300 27
Matthew helped establish the curriculum at this school founded in 1845
    $300 16
This game show premiered on CBS Oct. 2, 1961
    $400 12
Its ethnic groups include the Dayaks on Borneo, the Toraja on Sulawesi & some Papuan groups on Irian Jaya
    $400 6
"The moors and I wiil never change. Don't you, Cathy"
    $400 25
Like caterpillars, tadpoles undergo a process called this to become adult frogs
    $400 19
Built in Boston in 1723, this house of worship is also known as Christ Church
    DD: $400 28
Instead of "danger", Oliver Perry might have said that this, a synonym for "danger", "is my middle name"
    $400 20
It's the 2-word term for computer manipulation of text
    $500 13
Among its 26 counties are one famed for its cut glass & one known for its tweed cloth
    $500 7
"Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make."
    $500 26
This toad whose male cares for eggs was used in Paul Kammerer's controversial genetic experiments
    $500 17
Highlights of New Orleans' Jackson Square include the cast iron balconies of the Pontalba Apts. & this cathedral
    $500 22
William Henry Harrison was the recipient of Oliver's message "We have met the enemy, and" this
    $500 21
It's defined as a word from one language that has become part of everyday usage in another

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

Brady Dru Bill
$400 $300 $2,300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Brady Dru Bill
$200 $1,300 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
Established in 1624 by the Dutch, it's the old name for New York City
    $200 12
Of the 3 normal states of water, the densest
    $200 1
The January 23, 2000 "Felicity" was a tribute to this TV show, with Janeane Garofalo filling Rod Serling's duties
    $200 3
It's the one-word title of Margaret Edson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play; we understand if brevity is the soul of it...
    $200 19
Bruce Springsteen's backup group
    $400 13
Babur, a Muslim ruler from Central Asia, conquered India in 1526 & established this empire
    $400 17
This term for a dense growth of shrubs dates back to before 1000 A.D.
    $400 2
Seen in an '80s sitcom, this alien from Melmac returned in a 1999 "Love Boat"
    $400 7
Men were "Falling in Love Again" with this German actress when Sian Phillips played her on Broadway in 1999
    $400 20
An actor for almost 40 years, he didn't appear in films until playing Kaspar Gutman in 1941's "The Maltese Falcon"
    $600 14
Now president, this man was previously appointed General Secretary of China's Communist Party in 1989
    DD: $1,000 18
The second-most densely populated U.S. state, it ranks 43rd in overall population
    $600 4
A 1995 episode of "Mad About You" featured this actor as Alan Brady, his part on the old "Dick Van Dyke Show"
    $600 8
Of "Closer", "Side Man", "Lonesome West" or "Not About Nightingales", 1999's Tony winner for Best New Play
    $600 21
Sinclair Lewis based much of the background for Dr. Kennicutt in this novel on his father, a country doctor
    $800 15
In 900 A.D. Gorm the Old became this Scandinavian country's first monarch
    $800 5
In the September 17, 1996 episode of "Roseanne" he returned as Lou Grant
    $800 9
Kevin Spacey made his Broadway debut in 1982 in a revival of this playwright's "Ghosts"
    DD: $500 25
Union soldier John McTammany was on a roll when he invented this honky-tonk musical instrument
    $800 22
In 1995 she became the first American skier -- man or woman -- to win a World Cup downhill season title
    $1000 16
In 1936 Francisco Franco began his revolution against the Spanish republic in these islands off northwest Africa
    $1000 6
These small balls of fur returned for a "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" episode & a "Jeopardy!" Teen Tournament
    $1000 10
Comedie Larmoyante, or "tearful comedy", was established as a genre in the 1700s in this country
    $1000 24
Laurent Clerc helped this man open the first free American school for the deaf in 1817
    $1000 23
This nickname for the Bank of England is over 300 years old

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Brady Dru Bill
$2,200 $2,100 $5,500
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This 1901 novel named for its hero opens at the Lahore Museum

Final scores:

Brady Dru Bill
$0 $100 $4,500
3rd place: Nokia 8860 Wireless Phone 2nd place: Trip to Spice Islands Beach Resort, Grenada New champion: $4,500

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Brady Dru Bill
$2,200 $2,100 $5,800
14 R
(including 1 DD),
10 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R,
3 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W

Combined Coryat: $10,100

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Game tape date: 2000-03-29
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