Show #4234 - Thursday, January 16, 2003


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Sarah Mauldin, a librarian from Austin, Texas

Jonathan Moore, an actor from North Hollywood, California

Boyd Morrison, a video game user testing manager from Seattle, Washington (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,200)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to name the comedian who wrote each book.)
(Alex: And if you have fish you might as well have...)
    $200 26
Ajurnamat means "it can't be helped" among this people also called Eskimos
    $200 10
"Sein Language"
    $200 6
With 6 weapons, 6 suspects & 9 rooms, there are 324 possible solutions to this game
    $200 16
Born in Ireland, he set up his home for homeless boys in Omaha in 1917
    $200 1
These "heavenly" fish, often seen around coral reefs, are closely related to butterfly fish
    $200 21
Trademarked name of an ice cream-&-cookie treat introduced in 1981
    $400 27
A people of the Pacific Northwest, their language, or a warm wind in the area
    $400 11
"Leading with my Chin"
    $400 7
In 1965 Sylvania arranged 4 of these in a cube & sold them in packs of 3
    $400 17
This adjective is used to describe a small, family-run grocery
    $400 2
Rays are in the same class as the 300 or so species of this fish & also have that mouth-on-the-underside thing
    $400 22
This Mexican pepper is actually a smoked jalapeno which can be dried or canned in an adobo sauce
    $600 28
In English, this New Mexico tribe's name starts with "Z"; in their own language, with "A", Ashiwi
    $600 13
"Rock This"
    $600 8
He planted 64 poems in his "Child's Garden of Verses"
    $600 18
Marjorie Main & Percy Kilbride made a series of films as this title pair
    $600 3
Mother's gefilte fish (the Rokeach brand, not your mother's) is made from this fish named for its hue
    $600 23
SOS is a nickname in the military for this creamed breakfast item
    DD: $1,000 29
This language spoken by the Peoria tribe shares its name with a state
    $800 14
"I Rant, Therefore I Am"
    $800 9
Take this down: it's the horse that won the Belmont in 1973 by a record 31 lengths
    $800 19
Phillips, Phillips, Eliot & Doherty
    $800 4
The fish known as the "lake" type of this is also called the namaycush & the togue
    $800 24
Erik Estrada's salary dispute on the TV show "CHiPs" led to the hiring of this 1976 Olympic decathlon champ
    $1000 30
Chiricahua & Mescalero are dialects of this
    $1000 15
"Enter Whining"
    $1000 12
On a standard bingo card, there is 1 free space & this many different numbers
    $1000 20
Popular musical that includes the following hit from 1979
    $1000 5
(Sarah of the Clue Crew in Seattle) The fish flying here at Seattle's Pike Place Market include this "regal" shining example
    $1000 25
He attained his status primarily with his publication "The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director"

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

Boyd Jonathan Sarah
$5,400 $1,600 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Boyd Jonathan Sarah
$7,000 $2,600 $5,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: That looks like fun!)
(Alex: Each correct response will end with that letter of the alphabet.)
    $400 23
It's the creature under investigation here in the "Dinosaurs" series
It wasn't until Marsh's field workers found a more complete & better-preserved specimen that he realized the plates stood up along the creature's spine
    $400 16
The U.S. Supreme Court is made up of this many justices
    $400 21
He was the editor of "Household Words", which published his "Hard Times" in 1854
    $400 1
You might remember in 2000 this Lilith Fair maiden won a Grammy for her song "I Will Remember You"
    $400 3
Also called the yellow poplar, this state tree is named for its flowers that resemble a certain Dutch flower
    $400 8
Get out your No. 2 pencils, it's time for this short, written test
    $800 27
The "Perfect Crimes?" series naturally profiled this 1920s Chicago pair who thought their crime was perfect
    $800 17
The 3 branches of the U.S. federal government
    $800 22
With successes like "Peter Pan", he could afford to help sponsor Scott's Antarctic expedition
    $800 2
He's the singer seen here
    $800 4
Ho! Ho! Ho! Every December this town's post office remails more than 500,000 letters & packages because of its postmark
    $800 9
Johann Strauss, Jr. was the "King" of it
    $1200 28
The program seen here covered this real monarch of ancient Egypt, subject of a 2002 blockbuster film
Only now, over a century after its discovery, are Egyptologists beginning to understand its significance
    $1200 18
Total number of voting members in the House of Representatives
    $1200 24
Author Horace Walpole helped get this poet pal's "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard" published
    $1200 10
"I Keep Forgettin'" that before he went solo, he sang lead for the Doobie Brothers
    $1200 5
Indiana's longest river, it flows 475 miles across the state & empties into the Ohio River in the southwest corner
    $1200 13
After high school, Simon Le Bon of Duran Duran worked on this type of Israeli collective settlement
    $1600 29
THC's website tells what happened on your birthday; on Jan. 16, 1919 this amendment got its state ratification
    $1600 19
When needed, it has the power to declare war upon other nations
    $1600 25
Virginia Woolf & E.M. Forster were novelists in this group that was centered in Gordon Square
    $1600 11
He called Madonna's remake of his "American Pie" "sensual and mystical"
    $1600 6
The first federal road to cross Indiana east to west was the Cumberland Road, also known by this name
    $1600 14
This seaport in southern Spain is a major exporter of figs, olives & sherry
    DD: $1,200 30
The "Save Our History" episode seen here focused on this area along the Schuylkill River
For it was here that Washington transformed them, under horrendous conditions, from a struggling, poorly-trained group of militiamen, into conquering warriors
    $2000 20
It's the year in which the U.S. Constitution was written
    $2000 26
This poet whose middle name was Manley was noted for his "sprung rhythm"
    $2000 12
During an appearance on the "Jamie Foxx Show", she sang "Wedding Bell Blues"
    $2000 7
This Democrat, now Indiana's junior senator, served as the state's governor from 1989 to 1997
    DD: $2,000 15
In 1967 Leon Uris made the bestseller list with this gem of a spy novel

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Boyd Jonathan Sarah
$10,600 $9,800 $7,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

It may come from a ship travel acronym for port windows on the outward journey & starboard coming home

Final scores:

Boyd Jonathan Sarah
$1,599 $8,999 $11,400
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $11,400

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Boyd Jonathan Sarah
$10,400 $10,600 $9,400
18 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
15 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $30,400

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Game tape date: 2002-10-22
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