Show #4166 - Monday, October 14, 2002


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Matt Snow, a sound engineer from Los Angeles, California

Henry Quillen, a teacher from Atlanta, Georgia

Tanya Tyler, a writer and editor from Lexington, Kentucky (whose 2-day cash winnings total $35,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 4
If you're in the Rocky Mountains taking a peek at Pikes Peak you're in this state
    $200 9
The method of telling a diamondback snake's age by counting segments of this is not always reliable
    $200 22
Knowledge of this colonizer of Greenland comes from 2 accounts: "Eric's Saga" & "The Greenlanders' Saga"
    $200 21
Set in Australia, this 1983 miniseries centered on the doomed love of Meggie & Father de Bricassart
    $200 14
Introduced in 1986, this Miller brand is something of a misnomer, since it comes in bottles & cans
    $200 1
All passengers on U.S. airline flights are required to pass through one of these machines
    $400 5
The Rockies' northernmost point is in Alaska; their southernmost point, in this state
    $400 10
Of 8, 16 or 28, the length in feet of the longest diamondback ever recorded (not counting Randy Johnson)
    $400 23
William Bligh was the master of the Resolution during this captain's third Pacific expedition
    $400 24
He received Best Actor Oscar nominations for 1944 & 1945 for playing the same role: Father Chuck O'Malley
    $400 15
The Spoetzl brewery uses krausening, a secondary version of this sugar-converting process
    $400 2
One of the 3 main types of rock
    $600 6
You give me fever & if it's Rocky Mountain spotted fever, you're one of these critters
    $600 11
Slither on over to Sweetwater in this large state for its annual roundup of diamondbacks
    $600 27
8 years after his circumnavigation of the globe, 1577 to 1580, he helped England defeat the Spanish Armada
    $600 25
This "Happy Days" father later played a crime-solving priest in the "Father Dowling Mysteries"
    $600 16
Naval name of the San Francisco brand that's the USA's best-known steam beer
    $600 3
The life-sustaining chemical activity in living organisms
    $800 7
One of these large Rocky Mountain residents is seen here
    $800 12
Like most boas, diamondback snakes are viviparous, which means this
    $800 28
The largest island on North America's Pacific coast was named for this British naval officer
    $800 26
On film, Henry II muses, "Will no one rid me of this meddlesome priest?", referring to him
    $800 17
Although most of the ingredients come from old England, Tremont Ale is brewed in this New England city
    $800 19
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew using a globe) This system is based on the idea that there are 10 million of its most basic units from here to here
    $1000 8
In the U.S. this imaginary geographical division generally follows the crests of the Rocky Mountains
    $1000 13
The diamondback belongs to this subfamily marked by sensitive receptors between each eye & nostril
    DD: $1,200 29
In July 1741 this Dane sighted the North American continent near Mount St. Elias, Alaska
    $1000 30
Gene Hackman's Rev. Frank Scott leads a band of survivors to safety aboard a capsized ship in this 1972 film
    $1000 18
Budweiser's label says it's brewed "using the choicest" these, "rice and best barley malt"
    $1000 20
A figure of speech such as "He was a real snake"

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

Tanya Henry Matt
$1,200 $2,600 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tanya Henry Matt
$1,600 $6,800 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
"It was one by the village clock, when" this man "galloped into Lexington"
    $400 13
In 1949 Gussie Moran shocked this sport with a short dress & ruffled panties
    $400 2
This rocker was never exactly asked whether he wanted to be renamed John Cougar
    $400 24
A Shakespeare villain:
"If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh?"
    $400 8
The room in a writer's house for his ballpoints
    $400 21
2 odorless ingredients in your Pepsi are caffeine & this gas that gives it bubbles
    $800 3
"I shot" this "into the air, it fell to Earth, I knew not where"
    $800 14
Alejandro Rodriguez led a Spanish regency council after this man died & before Juan Carlos became king
    $800 4
"Mechanical Animals" is a 1998 album from this man who named himself for an actress & a criminal
    $800 25
A rock group:
"How Deep is Your Love?"
    $800 9
A hitchhiker on the back of a black widow
    $800 22
Mimi makes artificial ones in "La boheme"
    DD: $2,000 18
This poem is set "in the Acadian land, on the shores of the basin of Minas"
    $1200 15
As this queen's chief adviser, Lord Burghley fought Catholics, the Armada & Mary, Queen of Scots
    $1200 5
Last name of Louise & her sister Barbara, who "was country when country wasn't cool"
    DD: $2,000 26
An American patriot:
"Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery?"
    $1200 10
Someone who hunts down people who break into computer networks
    $1200 23
Obtained from crude petroleum, this white, tasteless & odorless substance is used to make candles
    $1600 19
About him Longfellow wrote, "the muscles of his brawny arms are strong as iron bands"
    $1600 16
The name of St. Homobonus, a charitable layman, means this
    $1600 6
In a Marvin Gaye song, this title precedes "things ain't what they used to be"
    $1600 27
A mythological creature:
"What goes on four legs at dawn, two at noon, and three at dusk?"
    $1600 11
An insignificant M-16 problem
    $1600 29
It's generally odorless, so an odorant is added to let you know if there's a leak or if you left the oven on
    $2000 20
"Like a sheeted ghost" this schooner "swept tow'rds the reef of Norman's Woe"
    $2000 17
Education chief 1917-1929, Anatoly Lunacharsky was one of the first holders of this Soviet title for a department head
    $2000 7
(Sofia of the Clue Crew reports from Buddy Guy's Legends Blues Club in Chicago) It was what Junior Wells had "Working" in a song he recorded at Buddy Guy's Legends
    $2000 28
A poet:
"If winter comes, can spring be far behind?"
    $2000 12
The church elder who lives in a lighthouse
    $2000 30
Odorless & tasteless in its purified form, it's used to set aspics

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tanya Henry Matt
$7,200 $6,800 $12,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

His Rococo-style summer house in Prague is nicknamed "America"

Final scores:

Tanya Henry Matt
$5,200 $12,601 $10,799
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $12,601 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Tanya Henry Matt
$6,400 $8,600 $12,600
14 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $27,600

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Game tape date: 2002-06-26
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