Show #4543 - Wednesday, May 12, 2004

2004 Power Players Week game 3.
From Washington, D.C.


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Aaron Brown, an Emmy Award-winning newsman from CNN's popular primetime newscast

Ashleigh Banfield, a TV correspondent originally from Canada

Ari Fleischer, a former White House Press Secretary from the current Bush administration

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Each correct response will contain 2 "C"s.)
    $200 25
This president gave the bride away when his niece Eleanor married his cousin Franklin
    $200 11
This "advanced medicine for pain" was the first nonprescription brand of ibuprofen in the U.S.
    $200 1
If no candidate receives a majority of electoral votes, then this body shall elect the president
    $200 4
In 2004, 2 years after leaving "Monday Night Football", this former "SNL" star began hosting his own CNBC show
    $200 7
He resigned from Congress in 1969 to join the Cabinet; now he's the Secretary of Defense
    $400 24
This 2-time winner of the Best Actor Oscar is related to Abe Lincoln (whose mother was Nancy Hanks)
    $400 16
Julie London sang, "Where there's a man there's" this brand of cigarette; I wonder if he was riding his horse?
    $400 2
On September 17, 1787 this future president became the first person to sign the Constitution
    $400 12
He's Sean Hannity's comparatively liberal TV partner
    $400 8
This former Secretary of State tried to be really in charge, but his 1988 bid for the presidency didn't work out
    $600 23
This daughter of a president went to Graceland to cover Elvis' funeral, & wrote about it for Rolling Stone
    $600 17
Caffeine & taurine are the main ingredients in this popular energy drink that "gives you wings"
    $600 3
The 18th Amendment, which prohibited the manufacture, sale or transportation of this, was repealed in 1933
    $600 13
His "Wall Street" series airs on Fridays on CNBC & then repeats on numerous PBS stations on the weekend
    $600 9
This wife of a one-time presidential nominee held 2 secretary posts--labor & transportation
    $800 22
Harrison Tyler, who lives at Sherwood Forest Plantation in Va., is the grandson of this pres. who was born in 1790
    $800 18
Bausch & Lomb introduced the "Wayfarer" style of these in 1952
    $800 5
This smallest state was the only one that didn't send delegates to the Constitutional Convention
    $800 14
His top-rated "Factor" has a "No Spin Zone"
    DD: $1,400 10
During the War of 1812, this future president pulled double duty as Secretary of State & of War
    $1000 21
His cousin Jessamyn West's novel "Friendly Persuasion" has a hero based on his great-grandfather Joshua Milhous
    $1000 19
This product gives you "speedy" relief the morning after
    $1000 6
Amendments to the Constitution must be passed by this portion of the states
    $1000 15
For 6 years this "Hardball" host served as an aide to Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill
    $1000 20
This newest cabinet department is secretaried by the former governor of Pennsylvania

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Ari Ashleigh Aaron
$2,000 $1,000 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ari Ashleigh Aaron
$2,400 $3,200 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
Snowboarding is big at Gstaad in this country, but the term apres-snowboard hasn't really caught on
    $400 2
On Memorial Day in 1911 Ray Harroun drove into history as the first winner of this auto race
    $400 17
His "How to Get Rich: Big Deals from the Star of 'The Apprentice'" hit bookstore shelves in 2004
    $400 7
The best way to prevent this fungal disease, tinea pedis, is to keep your feet dry & cool
    $400 8
She filed with style before taking over as editor of Cosmopolitan magazine in 1965
    $800 13
Now that it's a hotel, any schlub can stay at storied Dalhousie Castle in this Scottish capital
    $800 3
(Sofia of the Clue Crew knocks 'em over at the Nat'l Bowling Stadium in Reno, NV.) Sort of like in billiards, it's where you want your ball to go so you're more likely to get a strike
    $800 18
In his recent No. 1 bestseller, Florida doctor Arthur Agatston explains this diet that he developed
    $800 24
Handwritten or typed, it's the original text of an author's work that's submitted for publication
    $800 9
Hay fever neither comes from hay nor is a fever but is an allergic reaction to this in the air, maybe from ragweed
    $1200 14
Tired of Swedish smorgasbord? Cross the Kattegat for some of this peninsular country's smorrebrod
    $1200 4
In a game of tennis, deuce is the same as 3 points all, which is called this tie score
    DD: $3,200 19
She's written biographies of her parents as well as mysteries like "Murder at the Library of Congress"
    $1200 23
The name of this transparent blue-green gem comes from the Latin for "sea water"
    $1200 10
Postprandial hypoglycemia is a decrease in blood sugar following this
    $1600 15
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Munich, Germany.) This automaker's Munich office building consists of four 22-story towers representing a four-cylinder engine
    $1600 5
You can sweep up on this one if you know that a besom, used in curling, is one of these
    $1600 20
Among the books you'll find by this late author are "Understanding Physics", a "Guide to the Bible" & "I, Robot"
    $1600 22
A person, like Brigham Young, with 2 or more wives at the same time
    $1600 11
You may get shingles years after recuperating from the same virus which causes this "spotted" illness
    DD: $3,000 16
Madrid's Hotel Florida is the main setting for "The Fifth Column", a rare play by this American writer who loved Spain
    $2000 6
In October 2000 his son Brett surpassed him on the NHL's list of top goal scorers
    $2000 21
The proper way to address bishops & foreign ambassadors is his or her this
    $2000 12
Only time can cure the "kissing disease", this exhausting illness caused by the Epstein-Barr virus

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ari Ashleigh Aaron
$8,200 $4,400 $3,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 2004 a spokesman announced the "break-up" of this "couple" who had "dated" for 43 years

Final scores:

Ari Ashleigh Aaron
$6,200 $0 $6,000
Winner: $50,000 for the March of Dimes 3rd place: $20,000 for the Child Abuse Prevention Center 2nd place: $20,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ari Ashleigh Aaron
$7,200 $7,600 $4,400
11 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
13 R,
7 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $19,200

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Game tape date: 2004-04-03
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