Show #4287 - Tuesday, April 1, 2003


[<< previous game]

Mike Cantor, a physician and medical ethicist from Bethesda, Maryland

Donna Lee DePrille, a professional musician from Westfield, Massachusetts

Jay Stang, a United States Marine from San Diego, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $23,600)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Oh, oh... humor!)
    $200 21
In 1993 he headed the National Performance Review, which suggested ways to reduce the costs of government
    $200 16
Stern, of Melrose Park, Illinois, is now the world's only maker of these machines that used to rule arcades
    $200 1
Edward IV called off this invasion after Louis XI tendered some financial persuasion
    $200 4
Milder than both, broccoflower is a cross between these 2 vegetables
    $200 26
An ace in golf
    $200 9
Bargain hunters regularly head to the Rose Bowl Flea Market in this city
    $400 22
On Nov. 22, 1875 Henry Wilson died while serving as vice president under this man
    $400 17
This game gets its name because a player represents an amphibian trying to cross a street & then a river
    $400 2
Chiefs & rajahs were there to see, in 1897, her diamond jubilee
    $400 5
This rich, creamy sauce that tops Eggs Benedict is also excellent on asparagus
    $400 27
The president's plane
    $400 10
Proverbially, if you do this, "you'll wake up with fleas"
    DD: $1,000 23
He's the only vice president who became president not immediately after his vice presidency
    $600 18
Featuring menacing descending aliens, it was the first arcade game offered on a home cartridge system
    $600 3
These Londoners turned the simple word "wife" into the rhyming "trouble-and-strife"
    $600 6
When it comes to steak, try this cut from just in front of the rump; it's "top"s
    $600 28
The pressures & joys of life after a divorce were explored on this sitcom starring Bonnie Franklin
    $600 11
"Song of the Flea" & "Song of the Rat" are found in Berlioz' work about the "Damnation of" this man
    $800 24
At the 1900 GOP Convention, he received 925 of 926 votes for the VP nomination; he declined to vote for himself
    $800 19
Alexey Pajitnov invented this classic game seen here
    $800 14
Headquarters was needed for Peel's new police force & this place was chosen as a matter of course
    $800 7
Rhyming with cod, it's a young fish like cod or haddock that's been split & readied for cooking
    $800 29
In boxing, a left jab followed immediately by a right cross
    $800 12
This popular golfer's fans were known as "Lee's Fleas"
    $1000 25
1 of 2 Whigs who served as vice president
    $1000 20
In the original Asteroids game, this was the term for jumping to a random location
    $1000 15
A Westminster court with the power to seize was in a chamber whose ceiling was covered in these
    $1000 8
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew in London) Traditionally at tea, scones is served warm with jam & this, named for an English county
    $1000 30
"In the country of the blind" this person "is king"
    $1000 13
The name of this brilliant purplish-red color comes from a word meaning flea

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

Jay Donna Lee Mike
$2,200 $600 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Donna Lee Mike
$4,400 $2,600 $4,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And in honor of April Fool's Day...)
    $400 17
Around 300 A.D. Christianity's main rival was the worship of Mithra, god of this heavenly body
    $400 12
It's the pet form of Chester used by newsman Huntley
    $400 8
The Palace Hotel in S.F. has played host to such luminaries as Oscar Wilde & this "Prince and the Pauper" scribe
    $400 1
This singer's version of "Moon River" wasn't the big hit, but he did take "A Fool Never Learns" to No. 13
    $400 3
At this type of ceremony May 20, 2002, John McCain spoke of parents' sacrifices & leaders of tomorrow
    $400 26
In some cultures, instead of becoming this creature of the full moon, men become hyenas instead
    $800 18
In the Vedic cult of this country, priests offered a hallucinogen called Soma to the gods, & had a nip themselves
    $800 13
Author Ferber might have known that this 4-letter female name is likely from the same root as a Biblical garden
    $800 9
This Scot is buried at Dryburgh Abbey near a view he so loved that his horses paused there on the way to his funeral
    $800 2
He had a hit with "Fools Rush In" in 1963, back when he was on a TV series with his parents & his brother
    $800 4
On Sept. 11, 2002, George W. Bush laid one of these bearing a special plaque at Ground Zero
    $800 27
A system of pipes & reservoirs, or a flood of tears that may be turned on for sympathy
    $1200 19
Around 500 B.C. this country's King Darius I recognized Zoroastrianism
    $1200 14
It's the first name used by the mogul seen here, but not by many of your kids' classmates
    $1200 10
"Women in Love" with this author can find the ranch he lived on in the '20s near Taos, New Mexico
    $1200 23
This Beatles tune was the 2nd Top 10 hit for Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
    $1200 5
It's what a woman is holding when she says, "In the name of the United States I christen thee..."
    $1200 28
This impulse to travel is the title of Rebecca Solnit's book on the history of walking
    DD: $3,000 20
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the Colosseum in Rome.) Most women sat in the top rows, but this group of women stood next to the emperor in a special box
    DD: $2,600 15
It's more popular as the name of a beach on South Carolina's Grand Strand than of a baby girl
    $1600 11
This hard-drinking Welshman was residing in NYC's Chelsea Hotel when he met an untimely demise in 1953
    $1600 24
You'll feel "Guilty" if you don't know that Barry Gibb sang "What Kind of Fool" with her
    $1600 6
These ancient religious rites that include the Eleusinian ones sound like they were created by Agatha Christie
    $2000 21
This sect associated with the Dead Sea Scrolls numbered about 4,000 -- not for long, due to their celibacy
    $2000 16
It's the first name of Buddy Glass' big brother in stories by J.D. Salinger; he really needs no introduction
    $2000 22
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from London.) This "Private Lives" playwright & man about town loved to stay here in the Oliver Messel Suite at the Dorchester
    $2000 25
This bizarre band with a bassist named Sputnik had the same name as a Katherine Anne Porter novel
    $2000 7
Kodo is the Japanese ceremony of burning this, & sometimes trying to guess the type from the smell

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jay Donna Lee Mike
$7,200 $9,000 $19,400
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

It's the common English word that is pronounced differently when it becomes the name of a language

Final scores:

Jay Donna Lee Mike
$1 $1 $19,000
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $19,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jay Donna Lee Mike
$7,200 $9,000 $16,600
12 R,
1 W
12 R,
1 W
21 R
(including 3 DDs),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $32,800

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 2002-12-10
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at