Show #4396 - Monday, October 20, 2003

Russ Schumacher game 2.

(Sofia: Hello, tiny ant people! Stay tuned for clues aboard the Goodyear Blimp, next on Jeopardy!)


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Kevin Lamp, a museum exhibit designer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Lynne Bruschetti, a high school English teacher from Peachtree City, Georgia

Russ Schumacher, a graduate student from Fort Collins, Colorado (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,199)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
(Sofia of the Clue Crew reports from inside the Goodyear Blimp.) I'm in California aboard the Spirit of America; her sister blimp, the Spirit of Goodyear, is based near this "Rubber Capital"
    $200 9
Sade with this "Smooth" song
    $200 1
Chapter 9 of this novel is entitled "Meg Goes to Vanity Fair"
    $200 15
Crowds of 30,000 are the rule for commencement at this Austin school
    $200 12
On May 1, 1873 the first postcards at this postage rate were issued
    $200 6
1995 film in which actor Beau's brother has a love affair in Iowa with Meryl Streep
    $400 27
Air-filled ballonets control how much this gas is allowed to expand in the envelope
    $400 22
This TV band with "Last Train To Clarksville"
    $400 2
The Charles Ingalls family moves to the Great Plains area in this 1935 novel
    $400 18
A statue of this reptile movie terror stands about 8 feet tall on top of Austin's Mangia Pizza on Guadalupe Street
    $400 13
In 1825 the Marquis de Lafayette laid the cornerstone for a monument to this battle
    $400 7
Perhaps Salome danced to "Crocodile Rock" when demanding the head of this singer & voice in the wilderness
    $600 28
(Sofia of the Clue Crew stands in front of the Goodyear Blimp.) The blimp captain controls the elevators, the horizontal fins & these steering devices, the vertical fins
    $600 23
This "Band" with "What Would You Say"
    $600 3
This pal of Robin Hood stood out in a crowd: he was at least 7 feet tall
    $600 19
A statue commemorating these lawmen stands in front of the state capitol in Austin
    $600 14
Name of the ship that James Lawrence urged his men, "Don't give up", it was also paired in a railroad with Ohio
    $600 8
Mr. Romano's sitcom featuring the hard-boiled writer of "The Big Sleep"
    $800 29
A winter visitor to Florida, or a Goodyear airship that stayed aloft for 11 days, going from Massachusetts to Florida via Africa
    $800 24
Christina Aguilera with this song that rubbed listeners the right way
    $800 4
The mousy hero of this E.B. White book leaves home to search for the bird who's his dearest friend
    $800 20
Built in 1856 & now home to Rick Perry, it's located at 1010 Colorado Street in Austin
    DD: $1,000 16
In 1863 he patented his popular folding upper berth
    $800 10
Star of TV's "The Dead Zone" who checks students' passes if they're en route to the loo during classtime
    $1000 30
(Sofia of the Clue Crew stands in front of the Goodyear Blimp.) The Goodyear Blimp's skin isn't made with natural rubber, but this synthetic rubber made from chloroprene
    $1000 25
This heavy metal group with "Cum on Feel the Noize"
    $1000 5
Regina Giddens is the vixenish lead character of this 1939 Lillian Hellman play
    $1000 21
A museum in Austin is dedicated to this "Gift of the Magi" author who lived in the city for many years
    $1000 17
1889 event that caused the damage seen here
    $1000 11
Hong Kong action star of "The Replacement Killers" who's the English name for the day before Lent

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

Russ Lynne Kevin
$1,000 $1,000 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$7,200 $1,600 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

TV GUIDE: 1953
(Alex: But a little different today, because we have "BEFORE" in quotation marks and "AFTER" in quotation marks. One or the other word, or perhaps both, will come up as correct responses. It's not our traditional BEFORE & AFTER category.)
    $400 6
One of the smallest of these "white" diminutive stars is van Maanen's Star at 7,800 miles in diameter
    $400 16
This international newsmaker was on the cover of the May 29 issue in all her crowning glory
    $400 17
Just across the Mexican border, Tijuana is the cuate, or twin, of this U.S. city
    $400 26
Hearsay & leading the witness are grounds for this during testimony
    $400 11
When Lorenz Hart declined to work on the show that became "Oklahoma!", Richard Rodgers partnered with him
    $400 1
A small earthquake or tremor that occurs following a major one
    $800 7
Crickets "hear" via highly sensitive membranes on these body parts
    $800 22
Was he on the cover of the July 24 issue? "You Bet Your Life" he was
    $800 18
Go up the North Face of Mount Everest & down the South Face & you'll cross from Tibet into this country
    $800 27
Personal injury lawyers may work on this type of fee, a percentage of the money awarded
    $800 12
"Rhapsody in Blue", a piece by this composer, was used as the title of a 1945 movie biography of him
    $800 2
Tim Burton's spooky stop-motion animated feature from 1993
    $1200 8
In 1857 this French chemist's theory of fermentation was first presented in a paper "on Lactic Fermentation"
    $1200 23
Just the facts, ma'am: he missed being on the first cover by 1 week & was back the end of the year on the Dec. 11 cover
    $1200 19
The problem with the Maginot Line was it covered France's border with Germany, but not with this country
    DD: $1,000 28
If you fill out lots of EOIR-40s, applications for suspension of deportation, this area of law is your specialty
    $1200 13
He wrote the words & music to "I Happen to Like New York" & "I Love Paris"
    $1200 3
    $1600 9
This whale, whose name is from Russian for "white", is born grey or brown; it turns a milky white by age 5
    $1600 24
An investigative report in the November 6 issue looked into why this man "Fired Julius La Rosa"
    $1600 20
Argentina's border with this country is 3,200 miles long, about the same as its coastline
    $1600 29
Some firms require lawyers to amass a minimum weekly number, like 40, of these, for which a client can be charged
    $1600 14
He collaborated with Yip Harburg on "Lydia, the Tattooed Lady" & "Over the Rainbow"
    $1600 4
1840 Richard Henry Dana memoir that became one of the most popular tales of life at sea
    $2000 10
Seed plants are divided into 2 main groups: angiosperms & these, which include the conifers
    $2000 25
The cover story on this actor was subtitled "Man and Superman"
    DD: $3,000 21
A monument at Pervouralsk in the Ural Mountains marks this geographic border
    $2000 15
This "Moon River" lyricist has been called "The Sentimental Gentleman from Georgia"
    $2000 5
It's the title of the 1894 "Prelude" heard here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$24,800 $3,600 $5,800
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

In the 2002 film "Frida", Geoffrey Rush portrayed this European firebrand during his final days

Final scores:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$22,300 $1 $3,800
2-day champion: $29,499 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$23,800 $3,600 $5,800
29 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
8 R,
2 W
8 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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Game tape date: 2003-08-05
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