Show #4585 - Friday, July 9, 2004

Ken Jennings game 28.


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Darcy Vernier, a college professor from Culver City, California

Kate Carlyle, a records officer from New Lenox, Illinois

Ken Jennings, a software engineer from Salt Lake City, Utah (whose 27-day cash winnings total $868,960)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 17
I visited the national museum founded by King Rama V in this city & all I got was this lousy Thai-shirt
    $200 1
2 songs from this Civil War epic were nominated for Academy Awards in 2004
    $200 13
In the 1890s British artist Francis Barraud painted his dog, Nipper, listening to one of these
    $200 11
Of King of Glory, King of Hell or King of Prussia, the one that's a city in Pennsylvania
    $200 26
It's a pair of sixes on a roll of the dice in craps
    $200 6
In England comedian Carrot Top would refer to this as a reverse charge call
    $400 18
The Musee d'Orsay in Paris was built in the Gare d'Orsay, an old one of these
    $400 2
In the movie "10" Bo Derek seduces Dudley Moore to the strains of this Spanish-influenced classical piece
    $400 22
The AIBO is an interactive robot dog from this company
    $400 12
Of England's George I, II or III, the one for whom the U.S. state of Georgia was named in 1733
    $400 27
This 1969 Simon & Garfunkel hit begins, "I am just a poor boy though my story's seldom told"
    $400 7
The first floor of a building in London is the equivalent of this floor of a building in Boston
    $600 19
This museum founded back in 1835 contains the gold coffin of Tutankhamen
    $600 3
An iconic scene in "Apocalypse Now" features copters flying, blaring this Wagner piece
    $600 23
Ay, Chihuahua, it's Carlos Alazraqui who gave this restaurant's dog its voice
    $600 14
Of the Scottish kings Donald III, Malcolm III or Alexander III, the one who became king after killing Macbeth in 1057
    $600 28
In demanding suffrage, Elizabeth Cady Stanton wrote, "Our 'pathway' is straight to" this
    $600 8
British parlance for this would make the ex-senator Banknote Bradley
    $800 20
Works by Venetian masters Titian & Tintoretto are in this other "V" city's Kunsthistorisches Museum
    $800 4
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew deliver the clue from the broad steps of an art museum in a certain city.) "I walked the avenue 'till my legs felt like stone" is a line from this 1993 Oscar-winning song
    $800 24
This president had a pair of beagles named Him & Her
    $800 15
Of Norway's Haakon VII, Olaf V or Harald V, the one who currently occupies the throne
    $800 29
This term for an excessively talkative person dates back to the early 1800s
    $800 9
A turn-up on your trousers there, becomes one of these on your pants here
    $1000 21
During its remodeling it moved "The Night Watch" from the main hall to the new Philips Wing
    $1000 5
"2001: A Space Odyssey" memorably used the Strauss piece called "Thus Spake" this guy
    $1000 25
It's John Steinbeck's famous poodle & traveling companion
    $1000 16
Of Ivan the Terrible, Peter the Great or Nicholas II, the one ruling when Ben Franklin was born
    DD: $3,800 10
The Brits use the Latin curriculum vitae; we use a French word for this document

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Ken Kate Darcy
$9,800 -$1,800 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ken Kate Darcy
$12,600 -$2,400 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And we want the first word only, please.)
    $400 7
In Elvis Presley's "Hound Dog"
    $400 16
This heavyweight boxing champion won all 49 of his professional fights, 43 by knockout
    $400 19
The 812-foot Jerimoth Hill, this state's highest point, is in its Providence County
    $400 6
This hot chocolate topper is no longer made from the root of the plant that it's named for
    $400 26
Was the co-founder & editor of George magazine
    $400 1
It's a plant, or an orange juice & champagne drink
    $800 8
In Genesis
    $800 17
On May 1, 1975 he moved into first place on Major League Baseball's RBI leaders list
    $800 20
The wind comes sweeping down its high point, Black Mesa, too
    $800 12
Artichoke hearts or spinach & this crumbly Greek cheese make great toppings for a pizza
    DD: $6,400 27
Lost the 1980 Democratic presidential nomination to Jimmy Carter
    $800 2
Do we have to spell it out?
-- --- .-. ... .
-.-. --- -.. .
    $1200 9
In "The Battle Hymn of the Republic"
    $1200 18
This woman has risen to the top of her chosen profession
    $1200 21
If Little Red's riding up Mount Hood, she'll be on this state's highest point
    $1200 13
Eat them alone or dunk these Italian treats seen here in your favorite beverage
    $1200 28
Became First Lady of California in 2003
    $1200 3
In Britain's M1, which opened in 1959 & links north to south, M stands for this
    $1600 10
In the novel "Gone with the Wind"
    $1600 24
At the 1980 Winter Olympics, this speed skater won gold in all 5 events he entered & set Olympic records in each
    $1600 22
Big flower after which the highest spot in Kansas is named
    $1600 14
The name of this gem precedes both a marble-sized onion & a type of barley
    $1600 29
Was killed during a volunteer bomber mission in WWII
    DD: $3,000 4
The French equivalent to the Tony Awards are these, named, of course, for a French playwright
    $2000 11
In the Dickens novel "A Tale of Two Cities"
    $2000 25
(Hi, I'm Eddie George of the NFL.) For consecutive starts among running backs, I rank second only to this late, great Chicago Bear
    $2000 23
Wheeler Peak tops off New Mexico & Guadalupe Peak towers over this state
    $2000 15
French for "half cup", it's a small coffee cup or the strong, black coffee that's served in it
    $2000 30
Was Maryland's first female lieutenant governor
    $2000 5
The Alps & the Andes were built up during this epoch 5 million to 23 million years ago

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ken Kate Darcy
$37,000 $1,200 $5,000
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Of the 8 members of the G-8 industrial nations, the one with the smallest population

Final scores:

Ken Kate Darcy
$52,000 $1,200 $3,000
28-day champion: $920,960 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Ken Kate Darcy
$28,600 $1,200 $3,600
39 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
2 R,
3 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $33,400

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Game tape date: 2004-03-10
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