Show #4398 - Wednesday, October 22, 2003

Russ Schumacher game 4.


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Gina Ash, an artist and administrative assistant from Gainesville, Virginia

Dick Fernberg, a geologist from Daytona Beach, Florida

Russ Schumacher, a graduate student from Fort Collins, Colorado (whose 3-day cash winnings total $47,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to identify the film.)
    $200 13
Stationed in Seville, Don Jose is bewitched by a gypsy girl in this Bizet opera
    $200 11
"I lost the Number 1 draft pick the night before the draft!"
    $200 6
In 1975 the United Kingdom began piping oil from this sea to its shores
    $200 23
Chafing from chaps, rope burns from lassos & that saddle horn -- watch where you sit if you're one of these
    $200 21
Named for the Virgin Mary, these carnivorous little red beetles can help rid your garden of aphids & other insects
    $200 1
Ulysses' trousers
    $400 17
Like many of his works, this composer's "Tannhauser" is based on Germanic legends
    $400 12
"What I wouldn't give for a drop of good old-fashioned Creole blood"
    $400 7
The St. Mary's River connects Lake Superior to this second-largest Great Lake
    $400 24
If this is you're job you'd be fired if this clue go t by you uncorected
    $400 22
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew in the laboratory) Any glass or plastic container can be used to build one of these self-contained indoor gardens
    $400 2
Arthur's school terms
    DD: $2,500 18
Mozart opera in which the count tries to thwart & postpone his valet's wedding
    $600 14
"I am a Vietnam veteran! I fought for my country!"
    $600 8
12,500' above sea level, this South American lake bordering Bolivia & Peru is the world's most navigable lake
    $600 25
In this job aiding a medical professional, Angie might get a finger nipped by little Billy while X-raying his molar
    $600 28
Juniper & maple are good trees to use in this cultivating art whose name means "plant in a tray" in Japanese
    $600 3
Zachary's wardens
    $800 19
Musetta has her very own waltz in Act II of this Puccini opera
    $800 15
"I'm gonna let ya in on a little secret, Ray. K-mart sucks"
    $800 9
At Khartoum, Sudan these colorful branches meet to form the Nile River
    $800 26
He has to listen to his wheels going round, round, round all day & may get a paper cut from a transfer
    $800 29
(Sarah of the Clue Crew in the laboratory) A must for any gardener, a soil testing kit is used to take a reading of this level, a measure of acidity
    $800 4
James' egg parts
    $1000 20
At 35 he decided for the first time to sit right down & write himself an opera; he produced "Fidelio"
    $1000 16
"They're team is dead...they knew we were coming"
    $1000 10
After a 1,750-mile trip from Germany, this river breaks into 3 branches in Romania before emptying into the Black Sea
    $1000 27
If this is your job you might get brine in your eye after dropping the cucumber in the barrel
    $1000 30
The 3 elements most commonly found in garden fertilizers are phosphorus, potassium & this element
    $1000 5
Tyler's conducting sticks

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Russ Dick Gina
$5,200 $2,600 $0

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Russ Dick Gina
$12,100 $2,800 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Oh-oh!)
(Alex: There's a theme a-building'!)
THE "A"s
    $400 11
She was the Virgin Queen or Good Queen Bess
    $400 15
Founded by Claire Chennault, these aviators shot down hundreds of Japanese planes during World War II
    $400 19
1 Samuel 17 informs us that the Philistine city of Gath was the home of this giant
    $400 24
This man's most avid supporters during the Cultural Revolution were students mobilized as "Red Guards"
    $400 1
Winston Churchill said that this weapon "brought peace, but man alone can keep that peace"
    $400 6
In a June 19, 1846 game, J.W. Davis of the N.Y. Nine was fined 6 cents for swearing at this person
    $800 12
Louis VI of France was known as this; as a child he must have shopped in le husky department
    $800 16
Now endangered, this largest variety of tiger bears the name of a large Russian region
    $800 20
In Lilliput he's a giant
    $800 25
In the Catholic Church, they wear red hats
    $800 2
Some scientists believe the dinosaurs died out when one of these interstellar objects struck the Earth
    $800 7
To injure opposing players, Ty Cobb was said to sharpen these
    $1200 13
Russia's first ruler with this name was called Kalita, meaning "moneybags"; not so terrible
    $1200 17
Genus sphyraena, this long, thin predatory fish with protruding jaws & teeth is known as the "tiger of the sea"
    $1200 21
Jett Rink, a poor ranch hand, becomes an oil millionaire in her novel "Giant"
    $1200 26
It's the world-famous "colorful" area seen here in the 1950s
    $1200 3
Whether for a sorcerer or a craft guild, one serves time as one of these before becoming a journeyman
    $1200 8
Topps' 1952 series No. 311 was this player's first card & is a holy grail among collectors
    DD: $400 14
Charles Edward Stuart could have worn a T.Y.P. necklace for "The Young Pretender" or a B.P.C. one for this nickname
    $1600 18
One of this man's most famous poems begins, "Tyger! Tyger! burning bright, in the forests of the night"
    $1600 22
"Giants in the Earth" is Ole Rolvaag's novel about immigrants from this country adjusting to life on the prairie
    $1600 27
About 1,200 miles long, it has a maximum depth of almost 10,000 feet
    $1600 4
This "Khan" is the spiritual leader of the Ismaili sect of Muslims
    $1600 9
2 of the 5 cities that had both National League & American League teams in 1903
    $2000 29
This first king of Poland was alliteratively nicknamed "the Brave"
    DD: $500 23
The autobiography written by this famous Nepalese was titled "Tiger of the Snows"
    $2000 30
Odysseus incurs the wrath of Poseidon by blinding this giant Cyclops
    $2000 28
The flag of this U.K. division features an impressive red dragon with a forked tongue & tail
    $2000 5
In 1841 ex-president John Quincy Adams represented the mutineers of this ship before the Supreme Court
    $2000 10
During his 22-year career he walked a then-record 2,056 times

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Russ Dick Gina
$21,300 $5,200 $300
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Einstein said of him, "Generations to come will scarcely believe" one such as he "walked the Earth in flesh & blood"

Final scores:

Russ Dick Gina
$17,300 $879 $300
4-day champion: $64,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Russ Dick Gina
$19,400 $5,200 $1,200
26 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
15 R,
2 W
7 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $25,800

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Game tape date: 2003-08-05
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