Show #5776 - Monday, October 26, 2009

Christine Valada game 1.


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Justin Gilbert, a gelato maker from Louisville, Kentucky

Christine Valada, a photographer and attorney originally from Walton, New York

Johnny Forrest, a patent agent from Washington, D.C. (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
This Who guitarist broke his first axe at the age of 13 when his grandma complained about the noise
    $200 24
This object with a holy name is supposed to find water
    $200 21
An American hero on April 18, 1775, he was accused of cowardice in 1779, but a court-martial cleared him
    $200 16
She's in Copenhagen, on a rock in the harbor just east of Kastellet Fortress
    $200 1
Part of an egg, or a natural grease exuded from sheep skin; now it's on you
    $200 11
As Lauren Bacall advised, you just put your lips together & blow
    $400 7
Contestants, "can you hear me?" Then respond with the name of this "deaf, dumb and blind kid"
    $400 22
On Sept. 15, 1862 Stonewall Jackson captured this town made famous by John Brown 3 years earlier
    $400 17
It's in Agra, India, on the banks of the Yamuna River between the Old Fort & the Protected Forest
    $400 2
"Seinfeld" popularized this repeating term meaning "and so on"
    $400 12
Keep it short; hand over accrued vacation pay; don't try to make things easier with complimentary lies
    $600 8
This Who drummer died in 1978 in the same London flat as Mama Cass
    $600 23
On June 11, 2004 this ex-British P.M. delivered a videotaped eulogy for Ronald Reagan at Washington's National Cathedral
    $600 18
It's at the north end of the Champ de Mars, just across the Seine from the Jardins du Trocadero
    $600 3
This "Y" word is in the title of Robert Crawford's 1939 Air Corps (now Air Force) song
    $600 13
Use your dominant leg; aim for the lock or knob area; first make sure the person inside isn't just in the bathroom
    $800 9
The Who provided the theme songs to all 3 shows in this 3-letter CBS franchise
    DD: $1,000 19
This residence is in London, just past the Victoria Memorial at the southwest end of the mall
    $800 4
You could say it's the desire to acquire this Japanese currency
    $800 14
Wash & dry vehicle first; use 1/2-dollar size clumps & rub in circles; remove in the same order you applied
    $1000 10
Ocularly speaking, "No one knows what it's like, to be the bad man, to be the sad man" this Who title
    $1000 25
Also known as a 64th note, this 18-letter name of the note seen here has three--yes, three--rhymes in its name
    $1000 26
On Dec. 17, 1819 this "George Washington of South America" became Gran Colombia's first president
    $1000 20
It's at the entrance to Guanabara Bay, overlooking Rio from a height of 1,300 feet
    $1000 5
A plant of the agave family, or a Nevada mountain that may or may not end up full of nuclear waste
    $1000 15
Dump old grounds; fill carafe with 1 part vinegar to 2 parts water; brew; don't drink result

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

Johnny Christine Justin
$3,000 $4,000 $200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Johnny Christine Justin
$2,400 $5,600 $1,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: My ride and my strategy for the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race.)
    $400 22
A goat's are hollow, arch backwards & may be a pain in the butt to you
    $400 9
A flask for carrying water
    $400 4
Whether natural or acquired, it's the body's ability to resist certain diseases
    $400 12
This magazine man, born in 1926, claims to be a direct descendent of Puritan patriarchs John Winthrop & William Bradford
    $400 17
"The Bostonians"
by H.J.
    $400 1
(Alex presents the clue from the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race track in Long Beach, CA.) The car I'm going to be driving is a souped-up one of these, a line introduced by Toyota in 2002 to appeal to younger buyers; the name even means an heir or a descendent
    DD: $1,000 25
Emerson, Thoreau & of course Washington Irving are all buried in cemeteries with this name
    $800 10
A program that constantly shifts the pattern on your computer monitor to prevent damage to it
    $800 5
A frog's heart has this many chambers, one fewer than a human's
    $800 13
His production co. was "Simian Films" because then-girlfriend Liz Hurley thought he looked like a monkey
    $800 18
"The Rainbow"
by D.H.L.
    $800 2
(Sarah of the Clue Crew points out the race car at the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race track in Long Beach, CA.) Like many sporty cars, Alex's has the pattern called double wishbone this; it's been modified so the ride's more responsive but also bumpier
    $1200 26
One of the earliest records of Chinese history was written on this tall hollow-stemmed grass
    $1200 11
To dress or groom with elaborate care, like a bird does to its feathers
    DD: $2,000 6
It's no disgrace, it's just the sticky part of the pistil that receives the pollen during pollenation
    $1200 14
If you could talk to the animals, maybe you would have created Dr. Dolittle, but he beat you to it in 1920
    $1200 19
"Tevye the Dairyman"
by S.A.
    $1200 3
(Alex gives the clue from inside the car on the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race track in Long Beach, CA.) The dashboard has a light which tells you the best moment to shift, like when the engine hits 6,000 of these
    $1600 27
In 1687 Joseph Wadsworth reportedly hid this state's charter in the hollow of a white oak tree
    $1600 23
About the size of a fist, it's located on the left side of the abdomen, near the stomach
    $1600 7
White blood cells are also known by this medical name, from the Greek for "white"
    $1600 15
In 2007 this Brit & Claire Danes met while filming "Evening"; in 2009 they got engaged
    $1600 20
"The Way of All Flesh"
by S.B.
    $2000 28
This aboriginal instrument is traditionally made from a eucalyptus branch that is hollowed out by termites
    $2000 24
Scotland's third-largest city, it's known as the oil capital of Europe
    $2000 8
This process that occurs in specialized sex cells is also known as reduction division
    $2000 16
On a 1990 edition of "20/20", he revealed he was "related to Davy Crockett, rather closely"
    $2000 21
"A Journal of the Plague Year"
by D.D.

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Johnny Christine Justin
$7,600 $14,600 $6,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Hera sent a gadfly to torment this 2-letter goddess, who later escaped to Egypt across a sea since named for her

Final scores:

Johnny Christine Justin
$15,100 $15,201 $5,100
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $15,201 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Johnny Christine Justin
$9,600 $14,200 $6,400
19 R,
8 W
(including 1 DD)
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
8 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $30,200

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Game tape date: 2009-09-29
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