Show #3397 - Tuesday, May 18, 1999

1999-A Celebrity Jeopardy! game 2.


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Catherine Bell, an actress from JAG

Shannon Sharpe, a tight end from the Denver Broncos

Holly Robinson Peete, an actress from For Your Love

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 11
In 1779 this Pennsylvania city was a state capital as well as the national capital
    $100 6
In 1986, at age 46, this "Golden Bear" became the oldest golfer to win the Masters tournament
    $100 1
She won an Oscar for her muted performance in "The Piano"
    $100 20
California's Proposition 13, limiting property assessments, pioneered this type of "revolt"
    $100 15
When I speak of the "devil", I want this chocolate dessert, & I want it now!
    $100 22
Let's go & fly one of these; maybe a flat, box or delta type
    $200 12
In the Kennedy assassination, a bullet struck John Connally, the governor of this state
    $200 7
This former coach of the Raiders has won many Emmy Awards as an NFL analyst with CBS & Fox
    $200 2
A 1982 concert film showed "Monty Python Live at" this landmark
    $200 21
The flow of these from the south to states with tighter laws is called the "Iron Pipeline"
    $200 16
This mysterious geographical area is also known as the Devil's Triangle
    $200 23
Strike slip & oblique slip are types of these cracks along which earthquakes occur
    $300 13
This president who vetoed the bill to establish the Second Bank of the U.S. is on the $20 bill today
    $300 8
In 1927 he lost a heavyweight title rematch with Gene Tunney in the Battle of the "Long Count"
    $300 3
In a 1978 film Gary Busey played this rock legend
    $300 27
Also used by trapeze artists, it refers to programs like Medicare that protect the needy
    $300 17
This insect is sometimes called the Devil's Horse, even though it looks like it's "praying"
    $300 24
Heart attacks are often associated with this letter type of personality
    DD: $300 14
This gift from France was officially unveiled October 28, 1886 on Bedloe's Island
    $400 9
The No, 1 tennis player in the world from 1981 to 1984, he won more U.S. Davis Cup singles matches than anyone else
    $400 4
TV's "Charmed" star who took on "Dr. Giggles" on film
    $400 18
It's the pro sport played by the New Jersey Devils
    $400 25
ER techs need to know if this is type B or O
    $500 10
This Utah Jazz guard holds the NBA record for career steals with over 2,600
    $500 5
In "Breakfast at Tiffany's" Audrey Hepburn played this small-town girl in the big city
    $500 19
Ile du Diable is the French name for this place that was once a French penal colony
    $500 26
The Golden Gate Bridge is classified as this type of bridge

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Holly Shannon Catherine
$1,900 $1,100 -$200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Holly Shannon Catherine
$3,000 $1,300 $1,100

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: It's not "news"; it's north, east, west, or south; that's the connection!)
    $200 8
World War II began in Europe in this decade when Nazi troops invaded Poland
    $200 18
Of northern, eastern, western or southern, the classification of the 1992 Best Picture Oscar winner
    $200 11
The music died when Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper & this "La Bamba" singer died in a plane crash on February 3, 1959
    $200 1
The red caucated variety of this head-banging bird is seen here
    $200 6
Friendly frozen surface for NHL action
    $200 16
She was merry poppin' out of her shirt in "S.O.B.", a film directed by her husband
    $400 9
This "Rough Rider" was FDR's uncle by marriage as well as his cousin
    $400 21
Of north, east, south or west, the lieutenant colonel who reported to McFarlane & Poindexter
    $400 12
In 1988 the Recording Industry of America reported that these outsold vinyl LPs for the first time
    $400 2
Varieties of these hardy insects of the family Formicidae may be weavers or carpenters
    $400 7
Aye laddie, it's the teeny-tiny golf peg you put your ball on
    $400 17
In 1993's "The Good Son" he was a pre-teen sociopath, not someone you want to be "Home Alone" with
    $600 10
From ancient times until 1935, Iran was known by this name
    $600 22
Of Northern, Eastern, Western or Southern, the airline once run by Eddie Rickenbacker
    DD: $600 13
On June 19, 1997 this musical surpassed "A Chorus Line" as the longest-running Broadway show of all time
    $600 3
These fast felines are extinct or endangered in much of their range
    $800 19
These Asiatic nomads were led by Attila from 434 to 453 A.D.
    DD: $500 23
Of north, east, west or south, the one that doesn't start a U.S. state's name
    $800 14
In 1914 he created the Little Tramp character in "Kid Auto Races at Venice", his second film
    $800 4
It's the masked animal seen here
    $1000 20
Born in 1819, she lived until 1901, the last 64 years as queen
    $1000 24
Of North, East, West or South, the Joe who had a hit with "Games People Play"
    $1000 15
On May 16, 1929, Douglas Fairbanks hosted the first Oscar ceremonies at this Hollywood hotel
    $1000 5
In the '50s, many a politically incorrect coat was made from the furs of this herbivore

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Holly Shannon Catherine
$3,000 $5,600 $3,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The first name of this TV title character whose show debuted in 1998 is a synonym for "happiness" or "good fortune"

Final scores:

Holly Shannon Catherine
$0 $4,999 $0
3rd place: $10,000 for The HollyRod Foundation Winner: $15,000 for the Cerebral Palsy Association 2nd place: $10,000 for The Buoniconti Fund, for The Miami Project

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Holly Shannon Catherine
$3,100 $6,100 $3,100
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
15 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $12,300

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