Show #4453 - Wednesday, January 7, 2004

Tom Walsh game 3.


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Luis Corchado, an attorney from Denver, Colorado

Melanie Leon, an Army wife from Peachtree City, Georgia

Tom Walsh, a writer from Washington, D.C. (whose 2-day cash winnings total $30,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Those three letters of the alphabet will be at the end of each correct response.)
    $200 13
In a children's tale, Jack traded one of these barnyard animals for some magic beans
    $200 17
In 2003 Madonna guest-starred as Karen's potential roommate on this NBC sitcom
    $200 11
Orwell was born Eric Blair in this country in 1903; Kipling, whom Orwell later wrote about, was born there in 1865
    $200 1
Lopp Motors in this city in Kansas has been selling Chryslers & Dodges there since 1973
    $200 30
Most of us know it better as Excalibur; Geoffrey of Monmouth called this king's sword Caliburn
    $200 2
To pursue for food or sport
    $400 22
Yipes Stripes! The Grevy species of this was named for a president of France
    $400 18
(Hi, I'm Lauren Graham from "The Gilmore Girls") I played Valerie, on an episode of this sitcom, who put Jerry on speed dial after only 2 dates
    $400 12
In this book England is known as Airstrip One & is part of Oceania
    $400 3
In 1983 some considered this Salt Lake City native the best young quarterback in the country
    $400 29
When loading a musket, first put in the gunpowder, then the wadding, then this
    $400 5
The smallest puppy of a litter
    $600 23
In an aardvark these are diiferent from yours; they have no enamel
    $600 19
Bebe Neuwirth has played Dr. Lilith Sternin on these 2 shows
    $600 14
According to the title of a 1933 work, 1 of the 2 cities in which Orwell was "Down and Out"
    $600 4
Invented in the late '50s, it's a functional circuit formed when diodes, transistors, etc. are integrated
    $600 28
After WWI the U.S. gave infantrymen the new M1 rifle; in the 1960s this newer model was given to GIs in Vietnam
    $600 8
Married to Lynn Fontanne
    $800 24
"The Encyclopedia of Mammals" calls it the most heavily armored mammal alive today
    $800 20
Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen shared the role of Michele Tanner on this family sitcom
    DD: $2,000 15
Orwell's classic 1945 satire on the Stalinist dictatorship; 4 publishers turned it down
    $800 6
In New York City Eighth Avenue becomes this street as it runs along the west edge of Central Park
    $800 26
The arrangement of these on a shotgun may be side-by-side or over-and-under
    $800 9
It can be the indentation in the bottom of a champagne bottle or a narrow, flat-bottomed boat
    $1000 25
(Sarah of the Clue Crew in Alaska) The name of this raptor comes from a word meaning "to grasp"
    $1000 21
This Latino comedian stars as an assembly line worker in his eponymous sitcom
    $1000 16
In 1936 Orwell headed south to fight in & write about this war; he got shot in the throat & wrote a book
    $1000 7
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew in Stratford-upon-Avon, England) Although only its foundations remain today, in 1597 Shakespeare bought a new place in Stratford called this
    $1000 27
Its name goes back to an Algonquin word for "an instrument to cut (it) off"
    $1000 10
A medical device that diverts fluid from one part of the body to another

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 12):

Tom Melanie Luis
$3,600 -$200 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Melanie Luis
$8,400 -$600 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: All of these clues have to do with their Barbarians series.)
(Alex: The responses will almost rhyme, almost rhyme with "Leann".)
    $400 1
Ironically, this north Atlantic nation has the world's greatest number of hot springs
    $400 9
She called her 2001 & 2002 tours "Dream Within a Dream"
    $400 20
The name of these people was later applied to German soldiers
    $400 26
His 1992 novel "The Pelican Brief" was a national bestseller
    $400 6
Regulus, from the Latin Rex, for "king", is in this king of beasts
    $400 14
In a Beatles hit, the title words preceding "Work It Out"
    $800 2
21% of the area of this country, whose name is Spanish for "rich coast", is set aside for parks & sanctuaries
    $800 10
In 1999 this Latin heartthrob won an MTV award for Best Pop Video for "Livin' La Vida Loca"
    $800 21
In the "Goths" episode, our heroes hand this group its worst defeat in 600 years on Aug. 9, 378
    $800 27
The first pope to visit a president in the White House was this man who met Jimmy Carter in 1979
    $800 7
It's brighter than its twin, Castor
    $800 15
Though the characters never mention it, the film "M*A*S*H" takes place during this war
    $1200 3
The world's longest cable-car route runs over 10,000 feet up Pico Espejo south of Lake Maracaibo in this country
    $1200 11
This veteran performer won a 1994 Grammy for Best Male Pop Vocal for "Can You Feel the Love Tonight"
    $1200 22
Father & son discussed in the following
    $1200 28
He was the tenth president & the second Whig president
    $1200 8
This brightest star in our night sky shares its name with a Keanu Reeves grunge band
    $1200 17
The Enbridge Stairclimb goes up this Toronto tower
    DD: $1,500 4
Oceania has 5 peaks exceeding 15,000 feet in height: all are in this country's Sudirman & Jayawijaya ranges
    $1600 12
In 1980 Devo had its only Top 40 hit with this song
    $1600 23
We're told that the Mongols sowed the lands they conquered with this, to make them unfertile
    $1600 29
"The Salinas Valley" was the original title of this man's 1952 novel "East of Eden"
    $1600 16
This red supergiant in Orion is over 300 light years away from you, but it's much closer to Michael Keaton's heart
    $1600 18
"By the power of Grayskull!" Prince Adam becomes this hero
    $2000 5
The world's largest producer of Brazil nuts is not Brazil but this landlocked neighbor
    DD: $2,000 13
The soundtrack CD of this 2002 movie blockbuster included "Learn to Crawl" by Black Lab & "Bug Bytes" by Alien Ant Farm
    $2000 24
We know the conqueror seen here by this name
    $2000 30
He served as Chief Justice of the U.S. from 1789 to 1795
    $2000 25
Proxima, a component of this constellation's brightest star system, is a super close 4.3 light years away
    $2000 19
"Borstal Boy" is the autobiography of this Irish author named Brendan

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Melanie Luis
$18,000 $600 $15,900

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The watch Timex introduced in 1986 for this event in Hawaii quickly became the best-selling watch in America

Final scores:

Tom Melanie Luis
$31,800 $471 $16,900
3-day champion: $62,500 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tom Melanie Luis
$16,800 $600 $16,000
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
6 R,
4 W
23 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $33,400

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Game tape date: 2003-10-29
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