Show #3185 - Friday, June 5, 1998

1998 Celebrity Jeopardy! Olympians Night.


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Rebecca Lobo, a basketball player from the New York Liberty

Summer Sanders, a TV personality and former Olympic swimmer from Figure It Out

Dot Richardson, a physician and Olympic softball player from Orlando, Florida

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 6
She was just 25 when she became queen of England 46 years ago
    $100 4
It was hair today, gone tomorrow for this Biblical hero when he fell asleep on Delilah's knees
    $100 1
Cyrano's was really long, but Rudolph's was famous in a Christmas song
    $100 9
[audio clue]
    $100 14
Amy Feng, Wei Weng & Lily Yip made up the 1996 U.S. Olympic team in this sport, also known as ping pong
    $200 19
Mark Antony's "marriage" to her wasn't exactly legal; he already had a wife in Rome
    $200 5
When this fairy tale maiden let down her hair, a handsome prince climbed up it -- must have hurt!
    $200 2
The covering that's all about, to keep your innards from falling out
    $200 10
[audio clue]
    $200 15
This sister-in-law of Jackie Joyner-Kersee set world records in the 100 & 200 meter dashes in 1988
    $300 20
If this queen hadn't approved Columbus' voyage to America, we might not be here today
    $300 23
We loved this Little Rascal, even though he never had a good hair day in his life
    $300 3
Cooked most certainly is your goose, when this is surrounded by a noose
    $300 11
[audio clue]
    DD: $500 16
Born in Mannheim, Germany in 1969, she's one of only 5 tennis players in history to win a Grand Slam
    $400 21
This queen of Scotland got the ax -- literally -- at Fotheringhay Castle in 1587
    $400 24
In a 1903 opera, this queen strangles herself with her own hair after she's caught with Lancelot
    $400 7
Be careful when you do a flip, that one of these back parts doesn't slip
    $400 12
[audio clue]
    $400 17
This name for the WNBA team from Los Angeles should light your fire
    $500 22
Queen Beatrix reigns over this European country
    $500 25
This Irish singer had more than a bad hair day when she tore the pope's picture on "Saturday Night Live"
    $500 8
Ballerinas & night watchmen, are both alert when they stay on them
    $500 13
[audio clue]
    $500 18
Fore! This Mexican-American woman won a record 5 golf tournaments in a row in 1978

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Dot Summer Rebecca
$200 $200 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dot Summer Rebecca
-$600 $1,200 $2,500

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 8
Start spreading the news, Ol' Blue Eyes is off to this "Big Apple"
    $200 17
Harley-Davidson markets these vehicles & the boots to wear while riding them
    $200 1
Geena Davis & Susan Sarandon take the ultimate road trip & meet Brad Pitt in this 1991 movie
    $200 16
He wrote "Christine", about a scary car, & "Cujo", about a scary dog
    $200 6
Affecting the weather in the U.S., this Pacific Ocean current's name is Spanish for "the child"
    $200 13
Dorothy followed this colorful road in Oz to get to the wizard
    $400 9
Make some room, this Midwest metropolis is the "City of the Big Shoulders"
    $400 20
Basketball shoes from this company include Air Swoopes Zooms & Air Pennys
    $400 2
This actress tries to win Dermot Mulroney & put a stop to "My Best Friend's Wedding"
    $400 26
The title beast in "Meg" is a 60 foot ancestor of this creature seen in "Jaws"
    $400 7
Of a basketball, a volleyball or a softball, the one closest in size to the USA's largest hailstone
    $400 14
"Rebecca of" this "Farm" is a popular children's book by Kate Douglas Wiggin
    $600 10
You may have left your heart in this "Baghdad by the Bay" city
    $600 21
This actress seen here is famous for wearing sneakers to awards shows
    $600 3
Bette Midler, Diane Keaton & Goldie Hawn were a trio of spurned spouses in this 1996 movie
    $600 24
The National Weather Service issues tornado watches during storms & these when a tornado is spotted
    $600 15
This Indian woman, who saved John Smith, changed her name to Rebecca when she became Christian
    $800 11
It's the "City Without Clocks" that's west of the Mississippi
    $800 22
These shoes are advertised with the slogan, "Looks Like a Pump, Feels Like a Sneaker!"
    DD: $1,000 4
Title of the 1993 tearjerker seen here:
    DD: $1,000 25
It lags behind a stroke of lightning at a rate of about 5 seconds per mile
    $800 18
Steamy '70s singer heard here:
    $1000 12
With its history, this Mass. city deserves its nickname as "America's Hometown", Pilgrim
    $1000 23
Converse All-Stars are also known by this old-time basketball player's name
    $1000 5
Secretary Melanie Griffith becomes an executive & wins Harrison Ford in this 1988 office comedy
    $1000 19
Usually wearing very little, this famous Dorothy appeared in all the "Road" movies with Bob Hope & Bing Crosby

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dot Summer Rebecca
$3,200 $4,600 $5,100

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Final Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Now you all know a great deal about ancient Greece!)
The Greeks had 4 national festivals: the Nemean Games, the Pythian Games, the Isthmian Games & these

Final scores:

Dot Summer Rebecca
$6,400 $9,200 $9,201
3rd place: $10,000 for the Altamonte Youth Club 2nd place: $10,000 for UNICEF Winner: $15,000 for the Children's Miracle Network

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Dot Summer Rebecca
$3,000 $4,200 $5,100
16 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
12 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $12,300

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