Show #4796 - Monday, June 13, 2005


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Omar Shokeir, a pathologist from Bellingham, Washington

Willie Costley, an administrative assistant from Lexington, Kentucky

Lisa Osterman, a geologist from Bethesda, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $3,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 8
In the Bible Isaac was the first to have this procedure done at the age of 8 days, still a Jewish custom
    $200 6
A type of allergic rhinitis affecting the mucous membranes of the eyes
    $200 1
In the movie "Gone with the Wind", Rhett Butler tells her, "A cat's a better mother than you"
    $200 16
"I will remain silent. Neither I, nor my wife, will leave Krypton", says Marlon Brando in this 1978 film
    $200 21
In 2004 Shaq was fined $295,000 for using some salty language in a TV interview; it was this many games' pay
    $200 23
The neolithic folk of Catal Huyuk, Turkey exposed their dead to the vultures, then put these remains under their beds
    $400 9
Despite a famine, God told Isaac to "go not down unto" this land of the Pharaohs but to stay put in Gerar
    $400 7
A huge punch that usually results in a knockout
    $400 2
She fed her children "some broth without... bread" then "whipped them all soundly and put them to bed"
    $400 17
"Factor" in the idea that this Fox commentator has been known to tell guests in his "No Spin Zone" to "Shut up!"
    $400 22
In his first 12 years in the NBA, Shaq made only one of these "behind the arc" shots, on Feb. 16, 1996
    $400 24
Ironically, an "aquatic civilization" has been unearthed in this area that covers much of North Africa
    $600 10
Abraham was ready to sacrifice Isaac as commanded, but God provided this adult animal caught in a thicket
    $600 13
Out of control, disordered, crazy
    $600 3
She not only condoned the crimes committed by sons Herman, Lloyd, Arthur & Fred, she may have participated
    $600 18
This comic was silenced by obscenity charges in the '60s; in 2003 Gov. Pataki gave him a posthumous pardon
    $600 28
Appropriately, Mr. O'Neal did ads for this co. whose slogan works for us--"You've got questions, we've got answers"
    $600 25
Some skulls from colonial America show wear on a tooth from sucking on the stem of this artifact
    $800 11
God said this elderly mother of Isaac "shall be a mother of nations; kings of people shall be of her"
    $800 14
To glide or move nonchalantly across the floor
    $800 4
In the 8th century Irene ruled alone over this empire after she had her son Constantine VI deposed & blinded
    $800 19
If you're arrested, you have the right to remain silent thanks to this arrestee's 1966 case
    $800 29
On March 6, 2000 Shaq dropped a career-high 61 points on this team that calls Staples Center home
    DD: $1,000 26
Finds at Whitehall Villa in Britain reveal that this ancient people ate dormice & really loved oysters
    $1000 12
Isaac & his wife Rebekah had twin sons: Jacob & this one who sold his birthright to Jacob
    $1000 15
This revolt, chiefly by farmers, took place in Massachusetts in 1786
    $1000 5
In mythology, after Jason walked out on her, she murdered their children
    $1000 20
"'Are you lost, Daddy?' I arsked... 'Shut up,' he explained" is from this "circular" sportswriter's "Young Immigrunts"
    $1000 27
Homeric Troy was found to date from this age, the metal of the Trojans' weapons in the "Iliad"

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

Lisa Willie Omar
$2,000 $600 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Willie Omar
$5,000 $800 $600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 26
Schubert wrote one of these in C for the unusual grouping of 2 violins, 1 viola & 2 cellos
    $400 11
In Amsterdam a Bruine Kroeg or "brown cafe", specializes in this potent potable
    $400 6
The Indian Ocean's longest north-south distance measures about 6,100 miles from Pakistan to this continent
    $400 21
"The Lion in ___"
    $400 16
The first paragraph of this Ralph Ellison novel says, "People refuse to see me"
    $400 1
It was once known as New Connecticut
    $800 27
Piano sonatas were a specialty of Johann Christian, youngest surviving son of this man
    $800 12
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew holds up a drink in a tall glass.) A whiskey & soda is one example of this type of cocktail, also the relatively tall glass in which it is served
    $800 7
On May 20, 1498, he arrived at India's Malabar Coast, completing the first voyage from Western Europe to India
    $800 22
"Corvette ____"
    $800 17
The title of this 1994 John Grisham novel refers to the gas one
    $800 2
November 11th
    $1200 28
He was working on his 3rd symphony when he died in England in 1934; it premiered in 1998 amid much "pomp"
    $1200 13
Asking for a "perfect martini" isn't an impossible demand; it means to use both the dry & sweet types of this
    $1200 8
To practice your Sinhala, a language of Indo-European extraction, your best bet is to go to this island
    $1200 23
"The Roman ____ of Mrs. Stone"
    $1200 18
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from the brightly-lit nighttime streets of New York.) John Rechy wrote, "I would think of America as one vast city of" this "stretching gaudily from Times Square"
    $1200 3
Any dummy could tell you it's from the Latin for "speaking from the stomach"
    $1600 29
The composition Carl Orff titled this has been heard on many movie soundtracks
    DD: $3,000 14
In the 1850s Manet painted the drinker of this dangerous liqueur
    $1600 9
This Tanzanian port on the Indian Ocean was founded by the Sultan of Zanzibar in 1862 as a trading post
    $1600 24
"____ of Sam"
    $1600 19
A character in this 1933 Erskine Caldwell novel sets aside land for the church--the poorest piece at a given time
    $1600 4
Traditional adjective for saintly 8th century historian Bede
    DD: $600 30
A swan and tortoises are among the creatures depicted in this Saint-Saens suite
    $2000 15
New Orleanians know the Peychaud's brand of this liquid adds a necessary taste to a Sazerac cocktail
    $2000 10
This gulf, an extension of the Indian Ocean, separates Africa's Somalia from Asia's Yemen
    $2000 25
"____ Sonata"
    $2000 20
The title of this Tennyson poem refers to passing over a sandbar into open water, heading for the unknown
    $2000 5
It's his 17th century work seen here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Lisa Willie Omar
$9,400 $11,000 $10,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This type of roadside establishment got its name & original design from a Pullman product

Final scores:

Lisa Willie Omar
$9,400 $399 $0
2-day champion: $13,000 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Lisa Willie Omar
$9,200 $11,600 $9,400
19 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
16 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
14 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W

Combined Coryat: $30,200

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Game tape date: 2004-11-30
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