Show #5775 - Friday, October 23, 2009


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Jaime Mahoney, a magazine editor from Gaithersburg, Maryland

Johnny Forrest, a patent agent from Washington, D.C.

Randie Kim, a medical student from Elk Grove, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $23,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Kelly: From Sawbones, the company that makes some of the most realistic orthopedic models in the world.)
    $200 20
In 1985 Ronald Reagan said that this nation "has conducted the greatest military buildup in the history of man"
    $200 7
In 1965 S.F. Giants pitcher Juan Marichal took a bat to the head of John Roseboro of this archrival team
    $200 9
It takes on a whole new light when you think of it as the belt you wear with a tuxedo
    $200 14
The only male to survive infancy
    $200 2
Adam & Eve's modest wardrobe of Genesis 3:7
    $200 1
(Sarah of the Clue Crew holds a spinal column model at Sawbones.) The model of the spine can demonstrate to patients conditions like scoliosis & kyphosis, the forward curvature known to laymen as this
    $400 21
In his second inaugural, Pres. McKinley crowed that in 1901, unlike 1897, the U.S. had a budgetary this
    $400 25
In "Nice Guys Finish Last", he recounts how Babe Ruth once egged him into inciting a fight with Ty Cobb
    $400 10
Also called a double cuff, this "national" item is usually fastened with a cuff link
    $400 15
The one who lived the longest
    $400 3
Magic-making Mickey Mouse movie of 1940
    $400 8
(Kelly of the Clue Crew holds a skeletal arm model at Sawbones.) This model presents with a fracture of the radius bone in the forearm, which studies find is most common in this season, as people try to break their falls
    $600 22
He said, "I do not believe that the Great Society is the ordered, changeless and sterile battalion of the ants"
    $600 26
In a 1973 playoff, this future hit king sparked a 10-minute brawl by leveling 160-lb. Mets shortstop Bud Harrelson
    $600 11
This style of shoe seen here is named for the overlay perforations
    $600 16
Married Philip II of Spain
    $600 4
This adjective meaning "skilled in speaking a language" is also a calculus term used by Newton
    $600 19
(Sarah of the Clue Crew holds a skeletal armbone model at Sawbones.) For medical education, Sawbones makes bone models pre-fractured in common patterns; this fracture, where two cracks form a triangle, results from bending & is named for this insect
    DD: $1,600 23
This president told Americans, "Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate"
    $800 27
After losing his spot in the lineup in 1977, Rangers 2B Lenny Randle beat up 49-year-old Frank Lucchesi, his this
    $800 12
A cutaway coat is also called this coat, for the time of day when it was worn
    $800 17
The one whose mother died from complications of childbirth
    $800 5
In the U.S. this holiday is celebrated the third Sunday in June
    $800 29
(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows some models of the knee joint at Sawbones.) The model of the knee is used for arthroscopic procedures, such as the common tearing of the cruciate these that can result from hyperextension
    $1000 24
In his first inaugural, he referred to Apollo 8 seeing "the world as God sees it"
    $1000 28
In 1995 10 players were ejected for a brawl on "Strike Out Domestic Violence" night at this Durham, N.C. team's park
    $1000 13
Used as a synonym for "tie", it comes from a word for "neckcloth"
    $1000 18
The one who re-established Protestantism as official through the Acts of Supremacy & Uniformity
    $1000 6
It's a slender strand or fiber of conductive material such as the tungsten one that glows in a light bulb
    $1000 30
(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows a skinned model of the head and neck at Sawbones.) The head & neck model is used to train for procedures like this one, the opening of the windpipe that's sometimes done in emergency situations

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

Randie Johnny Jaime
$200 $4,800 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Randie Johnny Jaime
$2,400 $6,400 $3,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 20
This Rostand verse drama is named for a 17th c. nobleman known for his bold adventures & large nose
    $400 2
Oscar Brand won a Peabody Award for helping popularize this style of music played by The Weavers
    $400 1
Great painters? Just tracers, per the book "Secret Knowledge: Rediscovering the Lost Techniques of the Old" these
    $400 17
"They brought" him, "and cast him into the den of lions"
    $400 12
This DC Comics superhero swims at high speeds & communicates telepathically with sea creatures
    $400 7
3-word avian term for a futile quest
    $800 21
Check out this Marlowe work; with Lucifer, Mephistopheles & Beelzebub, it's one hell of a play
    $800 3
On this show's opening voice-over, you might hear "He appeared at the home of his friend Oscar Madison"
    $800 18
Hayden Herrera's biography of this Mexican woman was the basis for a movie
    $800 19
When this queen "heard of the fame of Solomon... she came to prove him with hard questions"
    $800 13
Faster than supersonic, this adjective denotes something traveling faster than 5 times the speed of sound
    $800 8
Unlike hurdles, the barriers in this track event don't move when you hit them
    DD: $1,200 22
In a William Inge play, people in a small Kansas town gather at a restaurant that's near this title place
    $1200 4
Diedrich Bader voiced Oscar, a saber-tooth in this 2002 animated film
    $1200 25
The "Basic Genre" series includes "Landscape", "Self-Portraits" & this, with a cover showing fruit on a table
    $1200 26
Matthew & Luke both give us the line "Get thee behind me", thee being him
    $1200 14
Because it's near Area 51, State Highway 375 in this state has an unofficial speed limit of Warp 7
    $1200 9
Vehicular term for a shifty, opportunistic lawyer
    $1600 23
British playwright Tom Taylor wrote this farce that played Ford's Theatre in April 1865
    $1600 5
Oscar Martinez is a member of the "Finer Things Club" on this NBC sitcom
    $1600 29
"American Wilderness" is "The Story of" this 19th century school of painting
    $1600 27
The first chapter of this man's book says, "Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over... Jordan"
    $1600 15
The fastest game using a ball is this one played in frontons in which the ball can reach speeds near 200 mph
    DD: $2,000 10
The Audubon Society maintains a wildlife sanctuary in this residential suburb of Washington, D.C.
    $2000 24
Thomas Cromwell is one of the characters in this historical drama by Robert Bolt
    $2000 6
For more than 100 episodes, Richard Anderson as Oscar Goldman tried to get his money's worth out of this title guy
    $2000 30
After 40 years in a drawer, this sports artist's sketchbook of 2 Muhammad Ali fights was published in 2004
    $2000 28
"There appeared a chariot of fire" & he "went up by a whirlwind into heaven"
    $2000 16
Abbreviated P.A., it's a device used to speed up bits of atoms
    $2000 11
The first Republican governor of Ohio, he later adorned U.S. currency

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Randie Johnny Jaime
$10,000 $19,600 $7,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

This Asian nation is the only nation with the same name as its capital & the island on which it's located

Final scores:

Randie Johnny Jaime
$20,000 $20,001 $5,000
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $20,001 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Randie Johnny Jaime
$10,000 $22,000 $7,800
11 R,
1 W
29 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
(including 2 DDs)
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $39,800

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Game tape date: 2009-09-23
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