Show #5503 - Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Aaron Schroeder game 4.


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Liz Basile, a client services manager from Englewood, New Jersey

Greg Bell, an infantryman from San Gabriel, California

Aaron Schroeder, a graduate student originally from Washington, D.C. (whose 3-day cash winnings total $79,101)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Isolated in 1983, the virus that causes AIDS is known today by this acronym
    $200 16
Gown parts
    $200 6
Ventriloquists' pals must love the books called "Boston For" these, "RV Vacations For" these, etc.
    $200 21
Salvador Dali once planned to build a table made entirely of these hard-boiled items "so that it could be eaten"
    $200 11
"The Jeffersons" was "moving on up" as one of these from "All In The Family"
    $200 26
Paul Angelis voiced the chief Blue Meanie & some dude named Ringo in this 1968 film
    $400 2
Severe cases of this fever can cause jaundice, which gave the disease its name
    $400 17
Encarta says in 1900 NYC, Chicago & Boston, 1,170 of these were powered by steam, 800 by electricity & 400 by gas
    $400 7
Learn how to get the best deals in "The Travel Detective" by Peter Greenberg, travel editor of this NBC morning show
    $400 22
A Sarasota, Florida company specializes in giant sculptures in this medium; it's not just for castles anymore
    $400 12
A theft, cheat or swindle; what a...
    $400 27
The piscine lead in this '03 film: "If this is some kind of practical joke, it's not funny, & I know funny, I'm a clownfish"
    $600 3
It's the B form of this inflammation of the liver that's spread by some kinds of personal contact
    $600 18
    $600 8
Whether you're browsing or buying, you'll love Suzy Gershman's series of books called "Born To" do this
    $600 23
Chef Alain Roby set a Guinness record in 2006 by sculpting a 20-foot 8-inch skyscraper from this sweet
    $600 13
8-letter term for an unlicensed copy of fashion clothing or purses
    $600 28
For a category on G-rated films, that'll do, this 1995 title porker. That'll do
    $800 4
Mary Mallon was the first known carrier of this disease in the U.S.
    $800 19
Charles & Frank Duryea are credited with producing the first of these for consumer sale in the U.S.
    $800 9
The series known as "Lonely" this published a special 448-page book covering "every country in the world"
    $800 24
Lana Shuttleworth transforms these roadwork markers into art, as in the 7 foot by 10 foot landscape seen here
    $800 14
A cancellation from accountants as a loss
    $800 29
Tom Hanks says, "That wasn't flying. That was...falling with style" in this 1995 animated movie
    $1000 5
Deadly outbreaks of cholera struck British, French & Russian soldiers equally in this 1853-56 war
    $1000 20
In France they have some called Grande Vitesse; in Japan, they have Shinkansen
    DD: $1,000 10
If you've just bought the book "Discovering Denali", you must be planning a trip to this state
    $1000 25
Jim Victor made parmesan ships with pizza dough sails & spaghetti rigging for a 2005 parade honoring this holiday
    $1000 15
Rain flowing from land into a stream, or a final contest between 2 first-place contestants
    $1000 30
In 2005 this title duo investigated "The Curse of the Were-Rabbit"

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

Aaron Greg Liz
$4,000 $2,200 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Aaron Greg Liz
$10,200 $2,600 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
In a play, Blanche DuBois visits this sister in New Orleans
    $400 1
This perky future anchorwoman did the last interview with JFK Jr.
    $400 14
For its many canals, this Thai capital is known as the "Venice of the East"
    $400 8
The mascots for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing include Yingying, an antelope, & Jingjing, this animal
    $400 19
A jury convicted Oliver North of obstruction of Congress
    $400 26
Underage drinkers in the northeast fear getting "proofed"; elsewhere, they fear they'll be this
    $800 7
Scout's brother in "To Kill a Mockingbird" is Jeremy, better known by this nickname
    $800 2
Starting in 1988, this comedienne played the not-always-lovable mom of Becky, Darlene & D.J. Conner
    $800 15
Biratnagar is the second-biggest city in this mountainous country between China & India
    $800 9
A little tiger named Hodori was the mascot of the Summer Games held in this world capital in 1988
    $800 20
McKinley assassin Leon Czolgosz was executed
    $800 27
A hurricane is a tropical one
    $1200 13
Title nickname of Harry Angstrom, a character in several of John Updike's novels
    $1200 3
A Fox show "Chronicles" the Adventures of this "Terminator" character
    $1200 16
In 2007 the U.N. made Ibrahim Gambari its envoy to this country where monks battled the junta
    $1200 10
A dachshund named Waldi was the mascot of the Summer Games in this city in 1972
    DD: $1,200 21
The Teapot Dome Scandal hit
    $1200 28
"Body" of work for an M.E.
    $1600 24
The title of this Dumas novel, the last adventure of the 3 Musketeers, refers to a mysterious Bastille prisoner
    $1600 4
Lauren & she stopped speaking after she moved in with Spencer--on MTV's "The Hills", duh
    $1600 17
During WWII this city whose name means "rule the East" was the main Pacific port for supplies the U.S. sent to Russia
    DD: $3,000 11
Haakon & Kristin, 2 folk-character children, were the mascots of the 1994 Winter Games in this town
    $1600 22
Earl Warren became Chief Justice of the U.S.
    $1600 29
To bend or fold sheet metal edges together
    $2000 25
Created by Charles Portis, this U.S. Marshal helps 14-year-old Mattie Ross track her father's killer
    $2000 5
Take your Coricidin & name this long-time "Law & Order" actress
    $2000 18
People in this Iranian town can wave to tankers passing through the strait of the same name
    $2000 12
This cute, cuddly bear who shares a nickname with Baryshnikov was the mascot of the 1980 Moscow games
    $2000 23
Congress approved the War of 1812
    $2000 30
9-letter term for an agreement between a sovereign state & the Pope

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Aaron Greg Liz
$24,600 $11,600 $12,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Her illustrations for 1890's "A Happy Pair" included elegantly dressed rabbits

Final scores:

Aaron Greg Liz
$24,801 $23,199 $24,700
4-day champion: $103,902 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Aaron Greg Liz
$24,600 $10,200 $12,400
31 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
14 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
11 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $47,200

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Game tape date: 2008-03-26
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