Show #4769 - Thursday, May 5, 2005

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 2, game 17.


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Lara Robillard, a policy analyst from Arlington, Virginia

Phil Yellman, a legal assistant from Seattle, Washington

Chuck Forrest, a lawyer from Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 5
This man, the USA's first ambassador to France, has a Paris rue named for him
    $200 18
"Livin' La Vida Loca"
    $200 16
In 1966 this All-Star player became the first African-American head coach in the NBA
    $200 17
    $200 3
Le Duc Tho & this secretary of state won the Nobel Peace Prize for negotiating a Vietnam cease-fire agreement
    $200 1
These phenomena are also known as tropical cyclones
    $400 12
For this activity, Frommer's suggests Rome's Via Condotti, & in Paris, Rue du Faubourg St.-Honore
    $400 19
"If You Love Somebody Set Them Free"
    $400 20
Astronomers Henry Russell & Ejnar Hertzsprung devised a diagram displaying the luminosity of these
    $400 22
    $400 7
Steve Ditko & this man created "The Amazing Spider-Man" comic book series
    $400 2
One popular activity in Cairo cafes is smoking using this device
    $600 13
Rue des Ecoles takes you right to this ecole, a name commonly used of the University of Paris
    $600 25
"Shock The Monkey"
    $600 21
"The Analysis of Mind" & "Marriage & Morals" are books by this thinker, grandson of a British prime minister
    $600 30
    $600 8
Bell Atlantic & GTE merged in 2000 to form this company, then the nation's largest wireless provider
    $600 4
The pagan New Year festival of Samhain evolved into this current observance
    $800 14
In history, it follows "Catherine de"; near the Palais du Luxembourg, it follows "Rue de"
    $800 26
"Dirty Laundry"
    $800 23
Until 1931 members of this religious movement founded by Charles Russell were known as Russellites
    $800 28
    $800 9
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from atop a horse.) The cattle known as black baldies are Hereford bred with this Scottish variety
    $800 6
The chief minister responsible for law & order in the United Kingdom
    $1000 15
Rue Jean Giraudoux connects to a rue named for this place in the title of Giraudoux' best-known work
    $1000 27
"It Don't Come Easy"
    $1000 24
A collection of this New York Times columnist's work was titled "Poor Russell's Almanac"
    DD: $700 29
    $1000 10
Alfred & Helen Free developed a "dip & read" test so diabetics could check the level of this sugar in their blood
    $1000 11
The government departments, jurisdiction & authority associated with the Vatican

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

Chuck Phil Lara
$3,000 $600 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Chuck Phil Lara
$6,000 $2,000 $5,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

"O" BOY!
(Alex: Each correct response will be a letter of the alphabet.)
    $400 2
He commanded all the Union armies
    $400 1
Monkey business abounds in this 1951 film in which Reagan co-stars with a chimp
    $400 26
"Filling Station" features dancing truck drivers & this 1930s dance whose name is New York City's nickname
    $400 16
In October 1959, soon after being discharged from the Marines, this American applied for Soviet citizenship
    $400 7
"____ Flat"
    $400 12
It's commonly used to denote both a gender & a sweater size
    $800 3
He taught debate & public speaking at a Houston, Texas high school
    $800 13
In 1938's "Brother Rat", Reagan acted with this woman who would become his first wife
    $800 27
Concubines & a eunuch are featured in the exotic ballet named for this "Arabian Nights" tale-spinner
    $800 23
(Hi, this is Wayne Brady.) Before getting his own sitcom, Andy Richter was this talk show host's sidekick for 7 years
    $800 8
Jack Canfield & Mark Victor Hansen:
"____ for the Soul"
    $800 18
Strikeout master Roger Clemens gave all 4 of his children names starting with this letter
    $1200 4
He practiced law in Grand Rapids, Michigan
    $1200 14
In 1940's "Santa Fe Trail", co-starring Errol Flynn, Reagan played this flamboyant cavalry officer
    $1200 28
Tipsy revelers frolic with ladies of easy virtue in the Hogarth-inspired ballet about this man's "Progress"
    $1200 24
In 27 B.C. the man known as this was officially confirmed as emperor
    $1200 9
Sandra Cisneros:
"The House on ____ Street"
    DD: $5,700 19
To begin English words that come from Greek, it can have a "Z" sound; to begin words from Chinese, a "SH" sound
    DD: $2,500 5
He was Tennessee's first delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives
    $1600 15
Reagan's last film role was as a bad guy in 1964's "The Killers", based on a short story by this man
    $1600 29
In an 1870 Delibes ballet, Swanilda, the heroine, gets all dolled up to impersonate this title doll
    $1600 25
His best known plays include "Waiting for Lefty" & "The Country Girl"
    $1600 10
Spencer Johnson:
"Who Moved My ____?"
    $1600 20
You can find one of these chic hotels in New Orleans, Diamond Head or Mexico City
    $2000 6
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from a desk at NYPD headquarters.) This future U.S. president sat at this desk when he was president of the board of police commissioners
    $2000 17
Reagan played Bette Davis' boozing high society pal in this 1939 film about a socialite dying of a brain tumor
    $2000 30
1977's "Calcium Light Night" was the first ballet choreographed by this great Dane, Ballet Master in Chief of the NYCB
    $2000 22
This cardinal was entombed in St. Patrick's Cathedral in May 2000
    $2000 11
Mark Leyner:
"Tooth Imprints on a ____"
    $2000 21
This symbol that gauges magnetic flux density comes from the creator of the rotating magnetic field & an 1891 "coil"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Chuck Phil Lara
$12,800 $14,200 $20,700

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

After 285 years, in 1945 this British organization inducted its first women, including Kathleen Lonsdale, seen here

Final scores:

Chuck Phil Lara
$0 $28,200 $12,999
3rd place: $10,000 + $15,000 as a member of the Nifty Nine Winner: $28,200 + an advance to UToC Round 3 2nd place: $10,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Chuck Phil Lara
$12,800 $8,800 $21,400
21 R,
2 W
14 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
20 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $43,000

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Game tape date: 2005-03-30
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