Show #3439 - Thursday, July 15, 1999


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Linda Lahnan, a Defense Dept. analyst from Baltimore, Maryland

Vic Chandhok, a mediator from New Orleans, Louisiana

Tom Crawford, a graduate student from Chicago, Illinois (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Yeah, in your dreams!)
    $100 1
"And this is what ye have shipped for, men! To chase that white whale on both sides of land"
    $100 21
For my aunt I got Julio Iglesias' "Tango" & this artist's "Ol' Blue Eyes Is Back"
    $100 22
This general announced the end of the Revolutionary War & disbanded the army in Newburgh, New York
    $100 6
This German region stretches between Karlsruhe & Basel
    $100 16
A type of sandal with a strip of material between the toes, or the strip of material itself
    $100 11
It's the state capital on the Alabama River
    $200 2
"Jo was the first to awake in the gray dawn of Christmas morning"
    $200 27
My first 2 choices were both by her, "Simply the Best" & "Private Dancer"
    $200 23
The farad, a unit of electric capacitance, was named for this scientist
    $200 7
Cygnus X-1 offers scientists the best evidence of this stellar phenomenon
    $200 17
This name for a shoe that makes a man look taller is a brand sold by the Richlee Shoe Co.
    $200 12
It's the gulf about 50 miles from Hanoi
    $300 3
"1. Whatever goes upon two legs is an enemy. 2. Whatever goes upon four legs, or has wings, is a friend"
    $300 28
To round out my datebook, I got Prince's "1999" & this group's "1984", but not their "5150"
    $300 24
In 1987 this outfielder for the Kansas City Royals was also a running back for the Los Angeles Raiders
    $300 8
Hoot mon! This breed of hornless cattle bears the name of a Scottish county where it originated
    $300 18
It's a shoe with an often wooden sole worn in the dance of the same name
    $300 13
It's roughly 25 miles northeast of Majorca
    $400 4
"Lennie held his closed hand away from George's direction. 'It's only a mouse, George'"
    $400 29
I bought this Beatle's "Dark Horse" & Ravi Shankar's "In Celebration", which he co-produced
    $400 25
As an Illinois congressman, he introduced "Spot Resolutions" attacking Polk for starting the Mexican War
    $400 9
A member of the cobra family, this highly venomous African reptile is actually dark brown or gray most of its life
    $400 19
"Equestrian" name for the shoes seen here
    $400 14
It's the country immediately west of Kenya & immediately north of Lake Victoria
    $500 5
"Phoebe Pyncheon slept... in a chamber that looked down on the garden of the old house"
    $500 30
I chose 2 from this group: "II" & "Cooleyhighharmony"
    $500 26
This pop artist created 1958's "Three Flags", a triple portrait of the American Flag
    $500 10
The Piegan & Blood tribes are constituent parts of this Native American nation found in Montana & Alberta
    $500 20
Pointed shoes called winkle pickers were worn by these rebellious British "boys" of the '50s
    DD: $1,000 15
Cowwect, it's the isle south of Southampton

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

Tom Vic Linda
$700 $1,100 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Vic Linda
$2,000 $2,800 $900

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You identify the country.)
    $200 1
Characters in this ever-popular musical include King Herod, Mary Magdalene & several lepers
    $200 16
In "Bumper Stumpers" contestants deciphered personalized ones of these
    $200 21
Dr. Mary Walker was awarded this for her Civil War work; Congress took it away in 1917 & restored it in 1977
    $200 2
It's this Asian country's flag adopted in 1949 seen here
    $200 9
Second U.S. president
    $200 26
Meaning browbeaten or intimidated, it's used especially of intimidated husbands
    $400 5
Janet McTeer's performance as Nora in this Ibsen drama won her a Best Actress Tony in 1997
    $400 17
In 1990 this entrepreneur lent his name & casino to a card game show
    $400 22
In 1896 she had to pay to publish the first edition of "The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book"
    $400 3
This Western Hemisphere nation's flag is seen here
    $400 10
1999 Super Bowl MVP
    $400 27
It can mean meek, as well as its common meaning, embarrassed or bashful
    $600 6
The 1973 Broadway musical "Gigi" featured this actress perhaps best-known for playing Endora on "Bewitched"
    DD: $2,600 18
He hosted "Scattergories" for 5 months in 1993; that show just didn't have the power of the pyramid
    DD: $700 23
In 1857 Delia Bacon alleged that this playwright was a fraud & didn't write his plays
    $600 4
World soccer fans might recognize the flag of this South American nation
    $600 11
Singer & writer of "Instant Karma"
    $600 28
Landscapers who find themselves stumped may use this tractor with a vertical blade in front
    $800 7
In 1999 Jean Stapleton was inked to star in "Indian Ink" by this "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern" playwright
    $800 19
Michael Berger, the host of "Personals" in 1991, hosts the revival of this celebrity fill-in-the-blank show
    $800 24
She wore the pants as editor of "The Lily", a newspaper on women's issues
    $800 14
It's the eastern Mediterranean nation whose flag is seen here
(cedar tree in the middle)
    $800 12
"Pilgrims Progress" allegorist
    $800 29
It describes a scheme so reckless & stupid, only a rabbit wouldn't know better
    $1000 8
The audience is the jury for this "Atlas Shrugged" author's trial drama "Night of January 16th"
    $1000 20
The "Chance of a Lifetime" in 1986 was to win this top prize; 9 couples did
    $1000 25
In 1848 a French newspaper suggested that this cigar-smoking, men's clothes-wearing author run for office
    $1000 15
Adopted in 1980, the flag of this Middle Eastern nation is seen here
    $1000 13
First Watergate judge
    $1000 30
In Catholicism, these beliefs include the Assumption & papal infallibility

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Vic Linda
$4,600 $12,300 $5,500
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

1976 film that contains the line: "...The only truth you know is what you get over this tube!"

Final scores:

Tom Vic Linda
$4,600 $13,500 $10,500
3rd place: DirecTV Satellite System & Service New champion: $13,500 2nd place: Trip to Presidente Inter-Continental Hotel, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Tom Vic Linda
$2,600 $13,200 $5,500
16 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
28 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
10 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $21,300

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