Show #3780 - Friday, January 26, 2001


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Lawrence Hidaka, a library assistant from Las Vegas, Nevada

Aaron Kilmer, a graduate student from Pasadena, California

Ron Shinkman, a journalist from Sherman Oaks, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $16,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: There's a category!)
    $100 6
Principal port cities on this gulf include Mobile & Tampa
    $100 21
It's the action you do to make butter or the device it's made in
    $100 16
Sadly, in 1997 this "Saturday Night Live" comic, like his idol, John Belushi, died at age 33
    $100 11
Shocking -- but shades of this color include Tickle Me, Pig & Flamingo
    $100 1
"The Greatest Generation Speaks" is a collection of letters inspired by this newsman's 1998 bestseller
    $100 23
"Jaundiced U-Boat"
    $200 7
Large ships can sail over 100 miles inland to Washington, D.C. on this river
    $200 22
Land O'Lakes butter got its start in this state in 1921
    $200 17
2 of the 3 rock legends, aged 28, 22 & 17, who lost their lives February 3, 1959
    $200 12
This shade of brown shares its name with a bear who had no hair
    $200 2
Frank McCourt tells about growing up in the slums of Ireland in this Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir
    $200 27
"Softcover Author"
    $300 8
Streams in the eastern part of this state flow into Lake Michigan & Green Bay
    $300 24
In 1995 he became the spokeshunk for "I Can't Believe It's Not Butter"
    $300 18
He ran off with a 1988 Oscar nomination for his role in "Running on Empty"
    $300 13
2 of the first 3 metallic colors introduced
    $300 3
On his own he wrote "Veil" & "Wired"; with Carl Bernstein he wrote "All The President's Men"
    $300 28
"Shalom Aloha"
    $400 9
In 1833 this "holy" northwestern Ohio port arose from the consolidation of Port Lawrence & Vistula villages
    $400 25
Part of Heloise's hint to do this is to mix 1/3 cup white vinegar with 2/3 cup water & blot
    $400 19
At the 2000 U.S. Open in Pebble Beach, a memorial was held for this golfer & winner of the title in '99
    $400 14
In response to teachers' requests, Prussian Blue became this "timely" color in 1958
    $400 4
Shout Hallelujah! Come on "Get Happy", Gerald Clarke's biography of this entertainer
    $400 29
"A Lengthy, Meandering Boulevard"
    DD: $500 10
The easternmost part of Rhode Island can't be reached by land without going through this state
    $500 26
You'll be Russian to serve this chicken dish stuffed wuth herbed butter
    $500 20
(Hi, I'm Katie Wagner) In 1996 I co-produced & narrated "An Intimate Portrait" of this actress, my stepmother, for Lifetime TV
    $500 15
Ingmar Bergman should be pleased with this fruity color, added in 1990
    $500 5
As you might "Expect", this book, first published in 1984, is the top pregnancy guide for moms-to-be
    $500 30
"24 Hour Traveler"

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

Ron Aaron Lawrence
$200 $1,500 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ron Aaron Lawrence
$800 $3,300 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
This Washington lawyer watched the bombardment of Fort McHenry aboard a British ship on the night of Sept. 13-14, 1814
    $200 6
In a fight song, "I'm a Ramblin' Wreck from Georgia Tech and a helluva" this
    $200 12
This TV Spock narrated the IMAX films "Ring of Fire" & "Destiny in Space"
    $200 21
In 1877 she wed Asa Eddy, a follower of her new religion
    $200 26
For a knife, it's the opposite of sharp; for a life, it's the opposite of exciting
    $200 11
By its derivation the only thing in an arboretum should be these, no shrubs or other plants
    $400 2
Prior to going to New Orleans, this general captured Pensacola, Florida
    $400 7
In the U.S. this person is in charge of a prison; at Oxford, he's in charge of a college
    $400 14
Larger than life on the courts, this title Bull went "To The Max" (about 8 stories high) in 2000
    $400 22
Mary Elizabeth Aitcheson married this future VP in 1970
    $400 27
Being the opposite of one of these would make Yankee Doodle a ragamuffin
    $400 13
You may know it as the name of a green melon; it's also the term for the sweet, sticky stuff secreted by aphids
    $600 3
During the war this 54-gun frigate was commanded by Isaac Hull, then by William Bainbridge
    $600 8
Shakespeare's character Bottom is one of these fabric workers
    $600 15
"The Magic Box" follows these 2 illusionists from war-torn Germany to Las Vegas, & all in 3-D
    $600 23
In 1920 he married the Mary who was "America's Sweetheart"
    $600 28
This antonym of messy is also an evergreen
    $600 17
Used to remove small twigs & stems, these shears may be anvil or bypass
    $800 4
This Speaker of the House known as the "Great Compromiser" helped negotiate the Treaty of Ghent
    $800 9
This term for a casino attendant who runs the roulette wheel is the title of a recent film set in England
    $800 16
A 1999 film explores the effect this weather phenomenon had on "The Island of the Sharks"
    $800 24
She became a mystery writer in 1975, way after marrying Warren F. Clark in 1949
    DD: $200 29
As a verb, this car part is the opposite of invigorate
    $800 19
The finlike structures on the underside of mushroom caps are called these
    $1000 5
The British burned Washington, D.C. as revenge for the American burning of York, Canada, now this city
    $1000 10
It's the job of the little man in the photo from the structure under him
    $1000 18
Astronauts became cinematographers for the 1997 film "Mission to" this space station
    DD: $1,000 25
His wife Mary "gave birth" to a monster, Frankenstein's
    $1000 30
This antonym of dispirited describes a Noel Coward "Spirit"
    $1000 20
This fertilizer element was leached out of wood ashes & dried in iron pots, hence its other name, potash

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ron Aaron Lawrence
$1,600 $7,700 $4,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We're talking about these, weren't we, fellas?)
Named for the club where it was first made, this drink was created to honor Samuel Tilden's election as governor

Final scores:

Ron Aaron Lawrence
$3,100 $9,700 $3,799
3rd place: ReplayTV System & Service New champion: $9,700 2nd place: Trip to Oahu, Hawaii courtesy of Yahoo! Travel

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ron Aaron Lawrence
$1,800 $8,700 $4,800
16 R,
8 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $15,300

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Game tape date: 2000-11-08
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