Show #4369 - Thursday, September 11, 2003

Sam Ott game 5.


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Aimee deLaricheliere, a paraeducator from Burlington, Vermont

Alan Bjerga, a journalist from Wichita, Kansas

Sam Ott, a graduate student from Los Angeles, California (whose 4-day cash winnings total $67,102)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 26
In this country, beware of food dishes with prik in their names -- they contain chile peppers
    $200 7
"Charlie Hustle"
    $200 1
"Khaki" comes from the Hindi for the color of this; it's also what the "bunnies" under the bed are made of
    $200 17
It's not good when you "let the cat out of the bag" when you were expecting a "pig in" this
    $200 13
Like your typical Plains Indians, the Sioux in the Tetons lived in these
    $200 6
A superfluous person is a "fifth" one
    $400 27
Take a look, it's the city where the woman seen here did the work that made her famous
    $400 8
"Big Mac"
    $400 2
In a poem, the color of the boat in which the owl & the pussycat went to sea
    $400 18
In April 1961 a CIA-trained force of Cuban exiles landed here in Cuba
    $400 22
It was the Sioux writer Vine Deloria, Jr. who wrote this man "died for your sins"
    $400 9
During this growth process a baby may be given a wet washcloth to gnaw on
    $600 28
Japan's westernmost main island, it's second to Honshu in population
    $600 10
    $600 3
Some tubers in the Andes have meat this color that's also featured on a heart-shaped U.S. medal
    $600 19
As these smell like male pigs, sows are used in the forests of France to root them out
    $600 23
This Oglala Sioux chief is the subject of what will be when it's done, the world's largest sculpture
    $600 14
As opposed to the woofer, this speaker reproduces the high-pitch sounds
    DD: $1,000 29
Somewhat appropriately, this country has the largest Persian Gulf coastline
    $800 11
"Doctor K"
    $800 4
This reddish-brown color shares its name with a region in southeast France known for red wines
    $800 20
In the 2nd century Galen used pigs to show veins carried blood, not this as many believed
    $800 24
Tetons call themselves Lakota; Yankton & Yanktonai use Nakota; & the Santee use this name
    $800 15
A civil one might design dams
    $1000 30
Peking means "northern capital" & this Yangtze River city's name means "southern capital"
    $1000 12
"The Rocket"
    $1000 5
This 1 of the 8 colors in original Crayola boxes is also the color of the rainbow with the shortest wavelength
    $1000 21
In 1916 Clarence Saunders founded this grocery chain in Memphis
    $1000 25
The last armed conflict of the Sioux Wars was at this creek in 1890
    $1000 16
(Sofia of the Clue Crew at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, California) The shape of the Oval Office may go back to this type of 18th century formal reception, where guests formed a circle

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

Sam Alan Aimee
$3,200 $2,600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Sam Alan Aimee
$3,400 $4,000 $4,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 6
This molten volcanic rock was given its name by those who lived around Mount Vesuvius
    $400 1
Kevin Costner played Civil War vet Lt. John Dunbar in this film
    $400 26
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from FedEx headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee) In this month in 1986, FedEx first handled over one million packages in a single night
    $400 21
One of Louis Malle's first jobs in filmmaking was an assistant to this marine explorer
    $400 8
Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder
    $400 14
If Oscar- & Tony-winning actress Ruehl married "XXX" star Vin, she'd have this souped-up name
    $800 7
The oxbow type of this is formed when a meander or stream is cut off from the principal channel
    $800 2
Forest Whitaker played bop legend Charlie Parker in this 1988 biopic
    $800 27
2-word name for solid carbon dioxide, useful for shipping perishables like fish
    $800 22
Colette once wrote a libretto for this "Bolero" composer
    $800 9
President Tran Duc Luong
    $800 15
Actress Driver opens up her "Circle of Friends" to include "Adaptation" actor Chris to drive away as...
    DD: $1,200 13
A sonar transducer is used by hydrographers to obtain knowledge about earthquake activity here
    $1200 3
Tatum O'Neal is a girl pitching ace on a boys' Little League team in this 1976 comedy
    $1200 28
(Sarah) Every FedEx package is looked over by at least 12 of these
    $1200 23
This explorer established the trading post that became the city of Quebec
    $1200 10
President Pervez Musharraf
    $1200 17
If actress Givens wed Confederate general John, she'd make out like a bandit with this name
    $1600 16
This "old" scientist's 37-volume "Historia Naturalis" covered all Roman knowledge of rocks & minerals
    $1600 4
War is fabricated to cover up a presidential sex scandal in this 1997 film starring Dustin Hoffman & Robert De Niro
    $1600 29
Also done by hunters, it's what you do to follow the progress of a package you sent
    $1600 24
Not fisherman, but this was the trade of Nicolas Poussin
    $1600 11
President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
    $1600 18
If lady outlaw Starr married jazz saxophonist Art, she'd have this spicy name
    $2000 20
It's believed that a land mass called Pangaea later split into 2: Laurasia & this one
    $2000 5
The name of this 2001 film about a weekend aboard William Randolph Hearst's yacht is '20s slang for something great
    $2000 30
Spring for overnight delivery when sending tissue samples to this government agency based in Atlanta
    DD: $2,000 25
A unit of pressure & a computer programming language are named for this mathematician
    $2000 12
President Bashar Al-Assad
    $2000 19
No joke, "Golden Girl" Arthur's marriage to Australian actor Yahoo would make her...

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Sam Alan Aimee
$6,600 $6,800 $17,600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

The subject of this 1879 work may have been inspired by unauthorized productions of the creators' original works

Final scores:

Sam Alan Aimee
$6,399 $13,267 $17,200
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $17,200

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Sam Alan Aimee
$7,600 $8,000 $17,600
19 R,
8 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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Game tape date: 2003-07-22
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