Show #2808 - Wednesday, November 13, 1996

1996 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 3.


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Matthew Fox, an actor from Party of Five

Jon Lovitz, an actor from the movie High School High

Carl Lewis, a retired track and field athlete from Los Angeles, California

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Jeopardy! Round

"O" MY
    $100 6
In July 1996 he was reelected president of Russia in that country's first free presidential election
    $100 1
Rick Mears has won this May auto race a record 3 times from the pole position
    $100 8
This talk show host & son Cody share some of their experiences in "Listen to My Heart"
    $100 14
Actors should enjoy the Theater History Museum inside this Danish capital's Royal Court Theater
    $100 22
The two that are of the family Felidae
    $100 17
My bologna's first name
    $200 7
This Bill Gates' company introduced its Internet Explorer web browser to compete with Netscape
    $200 2
Close but no; on August 10, 1996 this horse failed to break Citation's record of 16 straight victories
    $200 10
If you know that "No Shirt. No Shoes. No Problem!" is a book by this comic, you might be a redneck
    $200 18
Marine mollusk good at arm to arm to arm to arm to arm to arm to arm to arm combat
    $300 9
The only living Democratic ex-president, he didn't attend the 1996 convention, but vacationed in Montana
    DD: $500 3
NBA player seen here:
    $300 11
This "Mad About You" star offered his witty views on marriage & living together in "Couplehood"
    $300 19
Zeus' mount
    $400 15
On August 15, 1996 this Bosnian capital's airport opened for commercial flights after a 4-year closure
    $400 4
This Olympic gold medal-winning tennis player won the ATP title for the second year in a row August 11, 1996
    $400 12
In 1996 this former "Dynasty" star published a Hollywood sizzler called "Infamous"
    $400 20
Clinton can't be cornered in it
    $500 16
On August 19, 1996 this consumer advocate accepted the Green Party's nomination for president
    $500 5
On December 25, 1995 this Dallas Cowboys running back set an NFL season record by rushing for his 25th touchdown
    $500 13
This pop artist published his philosophy "From A to B & Back Again" in 1975 & his "Diaries" in 1989
    $500 21
Branch of medicine concerned with "labor" relations...& babies

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Carl Jon Matthew
$1,000 $900 $500

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Carl Jon Matthew
$2,600 $1,600 $600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 11
The term "prawn" is used loosely for a large one of these shellfish
    $200 16
This Massachusetts capital is the most populous city in New England
    $200 21
This Roman goddess who protected women during childbirth has the same name as the Princess of Wales
    $200 1
The last film he directed was "A Matter of Time" in 1976; it starred his daughter Liza
    $200 6
In a famous fairy tale opera, these 2 children turn the witch into a giant cookie -- serves her right
    $400 12
Before fermentation it's called "sweet"; after fermentation, it's "hard"
    $400 17
Gold prospectors founded this Alaskan capital in 1880
    $400 22
Pele, a Polynesian fire goddess, lives inside one of these; it erupts when she gets angry
    $400 2
In 1996 he released "Natural Born Killers: The Director's Cut" on video with previously unseen footage
    $400 7
French for "again", it's the word audiences shout to get a diva to sing one more time
    $600 13
Popular at brunches, it's a cocktail made with equal parts of champagne & orange juice
    $600 18
Three Mile Island, the site of a 1979 nuclear accident, lies outside this Pennsylvania capital
    $600 3
The name of this "Home Alone" & "Mrs. Doubtfire" director may remind you of a famous explorer
    $600 8
In "The Maid of Orleans", this saint has a lot at stake; by the opera's end, she's tied to a stake
    $800 14
Retsina wine from this country is said to taste something like turpentine
    DD: $1,000 19
About 75% of all U.S. coins are minted in this capital city
    $800 4
His 1985 film "Ran" is a Japanese version of "King Lear"
    DD: $1,000 9
Ramfis is the high priest of Egypt in this Verdi opera
    $1000 15
Chopped coriander leaves popular in salsas are also known by this Spanish name
    $1000 20
Bill Campbell became mayor of this southern capital in 1994
    $1000 5
He's noted for such off-beat comedies as "Pink Flamingos", "Polyester" & "Serial Mom"
    $1000 10
Celestine Galli-Marie was the 1st to play this seductress from Seville in Bizet's most famous opera

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Carl Jon Matthew
$3,800 $4,800 $1,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

His first important commission in Amsterdam was to paint that city's guild of surgeons

Final scores:

Carl Jon Matthew
$0 $0 $0
2nd place: $10,000 to the Wendy Marx Foundation for Organ Donor Awareness Winner: $10,000 to Project Angel Food in Los Angeles 3rd place: $10,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Carl Jon Matthew
$4,600 $5,800 $1,000
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)
3 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $11,400

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Game tape date: 1996-09-29
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