Show #4397 - Tuesday, October 21, 2003

Russ Schumacher game 3.


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Parker Morrison, a props master originally from Noblesville, Indiana

David Burgoyne, a real estate appraiser from Ann Arbor, Michigan

Russ Schumacher, a graduate student from Fort Collins, Colorado (whose 2-day cash winnings total $29,499)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We'll give you the term, you identify the VP.)
    $200 2
    $200 21
If a crime has been committed out of the police's sight, you, Joe Lunchpail, may have to make this
    $200 7
Do bees build these from scratch or does the scratch come later
    $200 1
During the winter, Eurostar's ski train offers service to these mountains in France
    $200 26
He was only 15 when he became an international chess grandmaster in 1958
    $200 16
This wind instrument dates back to the aura & the symphonium of the 1820s
    $400 3
    $400 22
Bugs Bunny insisted, "I'm an athlete! I've got athlete's legs! I've even got" this
    $400 8
When a woman in labor yells out "Can't!", "Don't!" or "Won't!", she's having these
    $400 12
Use a Eurail pass to ride the Alberg line in this country for a scenic journey to Innsbruck
    $400 27
In literature, he was Tiny Tim's dad & Scrooge's employee
    $400 17
In first position this instrument's slide is fully retracted; in 7th position, fully extended
    $600 4
    $600 23
Something easy to do, or a drama written by a ten-year-old
    $600 9
When you are "under" this, a manometer will measure it
    $600 13
Its lines include the Sunset Limited & the California Zephyr
    $600 28
This hammer-happy handyman has hosted "Home Again" & "This Old House"
    $600 18
A thin membrane helps this instrument produce its distinctive sound
    $800 5
    $800 24
In college, it's similar to the honor roll
    $800 10
Wyatt Earp gave these creatures the O.K. to build a reef in Tombstone's lake
    $800 14
Finished in 1889, Central Station in this city is similar in style to the Rijksmuseum
    $800 29
In 1973 he won an astounding sixth Tony Award for Choreography
    $800 19
There are bass & alto versions of this popular orchestra instrument heard here
    $1000 6
    $1000 25
Leonard Cohen titled an album "Death of" this male who attracts females
    $1000 11
At lunch whales commit murder on a massive scale when they're "going in for" this
    DD: $1,000 15
Scotrail's high speed Turbostar trains run on routes from Edinburgh to Glasgow & to this city
    $1000 30
This was Janis Joplin's only No. 1 hit as a solo performer
    $1000 20
Heard here, its name is from the German for "flank horn", from its use in battle

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

Russ David Parker
-$1,600 $3,800 -$800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Russ David Parker
$3,000 $3,400 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1930s
    $400 11
Shakespeare's Sonnet 99 has this many lines, 1 more than each of the previous 98
    $400 1
Sci-fi silent film, or Superman's city
    $400 6
This country that borders Brazil also borders Central America
    $400 24
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew at the Buckhorn Museum in San Antonio, Texas) It's the fancy type of handle on this revolver & on the gun used by Jesse James' killer
    $400 21
He published his new "scale" in the January 1935 bulletin of the Seismological Society of America
    $400 16
"Mad About You" star Helen & "Spellbound" star Gregory
    $800 12
This king who succeeded Elizabeth I wrote a sonnet epitaph on poet Sir Philip Sidney
    $800 2
Albert Brooks' mommy movie
    DD: $5,000 7
It's the only territory that Brazil borders that is an overseas region of a European nation
    $800 25
Not a drill but a shotgun was this dentist/gunman's weapon of choice
    $800 22
This Al Capp comic strip made its debut August 13, 1934
    $800 17
A device to spray your ferns & regrets the absence of
    $1200 13
In 1652 this "heavenly" epic poet wrote a sonnet praising Oliver Cromwell as "our chief of men"
    $1200 3
Ashley Wilkes' wife in "Wind"
    $1200 8
One of the 2 countries that border Brazil that do not have a seacoast
    $1200 26
In titles of John Langley's western novels, this numerical weapon precedes "Law", "Justice" & "Feud"
    $1200 23
In 1935 beer was canned & Bill Wilson & Dr. Robert H. Smith founded this organization
    $1200 18
The river on which Charon operates a ferry & Jagger, Richards & Watts, colloquially
    $1600 14
"This door you might not open, and you did" begins an Edna St. Vincent Millay poem about this folklore guy
    $1600 4
"Murder mystery" borough
    $1600 9
It's the largest country in area with which Brazil has a border
    DD: $2,300 27
The Sharps "Big Fifty" was this type of gun named for an unfortunate animal
    $1600 29
This NYC mayor resigned in 1932, clouded by dy-no-mite headlines on corruption charges
    $1600 19
Grieg's "Peer Gynt", for example, & ex-"West Wing"er Rob
    $2000 15
Completes the first line of a Wordsworth poem, "Earth has not anything to show more..."
    $2000 5
007's "lunar" saga
    $2000 10
Of the nations that border Brazil, this one stretches the farthest west
    $2000 28
(Jimmy) Billy the Kid was among those who toted the 1873 model of this rifle, called "The Gun That Won the West"
    $2000 30
In October 1936 Literary Digest took a poll & declared that this Kansan would win the presidency in a landslide
    $2000 20
A device to hold your pool balls together & a type of pine tree

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Russ David Parker
$10,600 $8,300 $9,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This product's website features chemistry experiments like "The Effect of Temperature on Rate of Reaction"

Final scores:

Russ David Parker
$18,001 $6,000 $4,000
3-day champion: $47,500 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Russ David Parker
$11,600 $12,600 $9,000
19 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
4 W

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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Game tape date: 2003-08-05
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