Show #5372 - Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Dan Pawson game 9.


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Charlotte Glicksman, a pediatric intensivist from Baltimore, Maryland

Justin Crowe, a professor of politics from Port Jefferson, New York

Dan Pawson, a legislative aide from Boston, Massachusetts (whose 8-day cash winnings total $151,301)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: In Canutillo, Texas.)
    $200 2
As the dictator of this country from 1950 to 1971, Walter Ulbricht oversaw the construction of a famous wall
    $200 13
A handful of actors play more than 100 roles in "The 39 Steps", based on this director's 1935 suspense classic
    $200 26
(Kelly of the Clue Crew kneads in the kitchen.) Masa is the dough you get from soaking corn in water, then grinding it; the masa is then cooked to make these, from the Spanish for "cake"
    $200 7
"Get along little" this, the word for a motherless calf
    $200 14
    $200 1
An uninvolved onlooker or spectator
    $400 8
Talk about a strongman-- he was the heavyweight boxing champ of Uganda for 9 years before becoming dictator
    $400 22
In the musical "Legally Blonde", blonde ambition takes Elle Woods all the way to this university's law school
    $400 27
(Jon of the Clue Crew gets his hands dirty.) These delicacies have been around for centuries; sometimes wrapped in the leaves of bananas or avocados, today they're usually wrapped in corn husks
    $400 9
A condor is a type of this bird; it's related to the turkey type & also enjoys eating carrion
    $400 15
    $400 3
A standing rule governing a corporation's internal affairs
    $600 10
One of his legacies was restoring the Spanish monarchy in 1969
    $600 23
The musical "Here's Love" was based on this 1947 film in which the real Kris Kringle is hired to work at Macy's
    $600 28
(Kelly is back in the kitchen.) As well as a fried pastry rolled in sugar and cinnamon, churro means a type of this animal, and the pastry's name may have come from the nomads who herded it
    DD: $800 17
Scientists are scrambling to find out the cause of colony collapse disorder, which is occurring with this insect
    $600 16
    $600 4
Don't have a coronary, it's just a road enabling motorists to avoid a city
    $800 11
His military dictatorship of Japan from 1941 to 1944 ended after the loss of Saipan
    $800 24
"A Wonderful Life" is a charming musical adaption of this director's classic film "It's A Wonderful Life"
    $800 29
(Kelly points to more food.) Although traditionally made with poblanos, here at the Little Diner this dish is made with Anaheim chiles stuffed with cheese, and fried until the outside is nice and crisp
    $800 18
The plains variety of this animal has gray markings that are known as shadow stripes
    $800 20
    $800 5
A secondary substance made from the manufacture of something else
    $1000 12
Saloth Sar was the real name of this murderous Cambodian dictator
    $1000 25
X marks the spot where the musical inspired by this Olivia Newton-John film about a roller disco rolled onto B'way
    $1000 30
(Jon of the Clue Crew puts together a tasty snack.) These deep-fried pockets of cornmeal dough get their name from the Spanish for "fat"
    $1000 19
Named for features on its skull, it's the swiftest mammal in the New World
    $1000 21
    $1000 6
Adjective meaning past or former

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

Dan Justin Charlotte
$3,400 $800 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Justin Charlotte
$5,200 $1,800 -$400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you the story line; you identify the work for us.)
    $400 16
Kauai Channel separates the island of Kauai from this most populous of the Hawaiian Islands
    $400 24
Last name of the title P.I. who lived at Robin Masters' estate
    $400 11
Darnay's arrested; Sydney Carton drugs him & takes his place in jail
    $400 6
The Passport Services Office
    $400 21
He reported from the Spanish Civil War & used his experiences in his novel "For Whom the Bell Tolls"
    $400 1
A covering for the blade of a knife
    $800 17
Located on the Colorado River, it's the USA's largest man-made lake
    $800 27
First name of the TV title P.I. Mr. Steele, whose word wasn't necessarily his bond
    $800 12
Judah hits a bigwig of Judea, meets Jesus, becomes a rower, wins a race, rescues family, meets Jesus
    $800 5
The Minority Business Development Agency
    DD: $1,200 22
Later a prime minister, he covered the Boer War as a correspondent for the London Morning Post
    $800 7
You'll be a contender if you know this term for a boxer who jabs with his right
    $1200 18
Ranchers formed the territory of Cimarron in 1887; it lasted until 1890 when it became this state's western panhandle
    $1200 28
Quasi-related pair time: last name of "Clerks" director Kevin & a cooking oil hawked by Florence Henderson
    $1200 13
Maj. Heyward escorts Col. Munroe's daughters to Fort William Henry; Hawkeye helps, Magua doesn't
    $1200 2
The U.S. Geological Survey
    $1200 23
Bringing WWII into American living rooms, his radio reports during The Blitz famously began "This... is London"
    $1200 8
The deliberate destruction of property or equipment by resistance fighters or enemy agents
    $1600 19
Austin is the seat of this county named for the Lt. Colonel who commanded the Texans at the Alamo
    $1600 29
Slash must love the NRA; he went from Guns N' Roses to join STP's Scott Weiland in forming this supergroup
    DD: $1,500 14
Hank makes guns, gets into fight, wakes under tree & is captured by Sir Kay; remembers about an eclipse...
    $1600 3
The Food & Drug Administration
    $1600 25
The first famous war correspondent, William Howard Russell reported on this 1853-56 war for British papers
    $1600 9
Old-school inhalant to give you a nicotine rush
    $2000 20
The Connecticut River, like the Quinnipiac & Saugatuck Rivers, flows into this sound
    $2000 30
In the 1940s he was billed as the "Smartest Horse in the Movies"
    $2000 15
A "century" transpires in Macondo; a virgin ascends to heaven, angels appear, children are christened
    $2000 4
The St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation
    $2000 26
Covering stories from Las Guasimas to San Juan Hill, Richard Harding Davis was this war's best known reporter
    $2000 10
From the Urdu for "soldier", it was an Indian native who served in the British army in the 1800s

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dan Justin Charlotte
$12,000 $9,800 $5,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This world-changing event was first announced in a Barcelona banquet hall in April 1493

Final scores:

Dan Justin Charlotte
$19,601 $7,599 $5,900
9-day champion: $170,902 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dan Justin Charlotte
$12,000 $9,400 $6,800
19 R,
3 W
11 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $28,200

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Game tape date: 2007-10-17
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