Show #4817 - Tuesday, July 12, 2005

David Madden game 6.


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Charles Martin, a lawyer from Washington, D.C.

Kem Herding, a homemaker and freelance editor from Highlands, North Carolina

David Madden, a student originally from Ridgewood, New Jersey (whose 5-day cash winnings total $126,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And this category will feature Sony's very impressive corporate ambassador, QRIO.) (QRIO: [Walking and clapping] Look, I'm on TV!) (Alex: Yes. It won't be too long before a larger version of QRIO will be standing right here, believe me!)
    $200 12
"In Erin's cause, come woe or weal, 'mid cannons' roar and rifles peal, we'll chant a soldier's song"
    $200 25
The "ball" that starts a basketball game
    $200 17
At 8 letters, it's the longest word (hint: it's Latin)
    $200 29
This president's daughter Tricia was married in the White House Rose Garden
    $200 30
Toddlers are big users of this 2-letter word; parents should save it for when Cindy reaches for the stove
    $200 2
The pitcher looks in for this, he doesn't like what he sees... he's shaking it off...
    $400 7
"When the Alps glow bright with splendour, pray to God, to him surrender"
    $400 28
To not attend an event on purpose
    $400 15
The direction in which the figures are facing
    $400 26
If the prospective "pardonee" one of these can't fulfill his duties at an annual Rose Garden event, an alternate is ready
    $400 27
2 is a common age to begin this process, though your child & the diaper companies may want you to wait
    $400 3
This martial art is said to have been inspired by the slow, sinuous movements of a snake
    $600 4
"Towards the East, an eye looks to Zion"
    $600 16
To start your friend's dead car
    $600 14
The single word at the top of the "heads" side
    $600 10
Rose Garden trees include this tree--Mississippi's state tree, flower & by golly, its in the state nickname too
    $600 22
Parents should thank Dick Belanger, inventor of the no-spill valve for the cup generically called this
    $600 5
This type of dance shares its name with something you might serve with chips
    $800 1
"Beneath our radiant Southern Cross, we'll toil with hearts & hands"
    $800 18
Flowers from this vine are used to make beer
    DD: $800 11
The sole verb
    $800 8
Many Supreme Court justices have been introduced in the Rose Garden, including her, Clinton's 1st pick
    $800 23
Darn it, Ben! Sit still in your Peg-Perego Atlantico Classico all-terrain one of these
    $800 20
They're the band that gave us the dance floor favorite heard here
    $1000 6
"City of the apostles, mother & guide of the elect, light of the nations and hope of the world"
    $1000 19
The captain of a curling team
    $1000 13
The leaves of this plant are depicted on the reverse of the quarter
    $1000 9
JFK's first guest in the Rose Garden was this foreign minister of the USSR who held his job from 1957 to 1985
    $1000 24
Daddy doesn't want to play at 6:30 A.M.--let's turn on the Disney Channel & watch Bear & Ojo on this series
    $1000 21
It's the pro football infraction indicated here

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

David Kem Charles
$5,800 $400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Kem Charles
$8,000 $5,800 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you players to name the film.)
    $400 29
In 2004 she bounced back onto the bestseller list with "R is for Ricochet"
    $400 20
"I am serious, and don't call me Shirley"
    $400 26
At birth, this mammal can be 6 feet tall, about one-third of its adult height
    $400 9
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from a balcony in Greece.) No Greek salad is complete without this cheese whose name means "slice"
    $400 25
In the Holy Land, for the second time
    $400 28
Final act of playwrights Seneca & von Kleist
    $800 30
"Ring in" if you know that this was Sylvia Plath's only novel
    $800 19
"Ten minutes to Wapner"
    $800 6
Many of this type of reptile are slow, but the smooth softshell species can often outrun a human on level ground
    $800 10
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from a balcony in Greece.) I like this lamb dish, similar to shashlik, whose name comes from Greek for a "skewer"
    $800 24
Southern England
    $800 27
Specifically, the killing of one's mother
    $1200 12
In "Bourne Legacy", Eric van Lustbader brings this late author's Jason Bourne out of retirement again
    $1200 3
"This is my 9th sick day this semester. It's getting pretty tough coming up with new illnesses"
    $1200 4
This type of eel known for its camouflage has powerful jaws, sharp teeth &, generally, no pectoral fins
    $1200 16
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from a patio in Greece.) This anise-flavored Greek liqueur is clear, but when you mix water & ice, it turns opaque & milky white
    DD: $6,000 22
431-404 B.C.:
In ancient Greece
    $1200 1
For example, when Ravaillac killed France's Henry IV
    $1600 11
Books like "Lust for Life" earned him the nickname "King of the Biographical Novel"
    $1600 7
"There's never been a ballplayer slept with me who didn't have the best year of his career"
    $1600 2
The Kloss's & pileated species of this smallest ape have become endangered
    $1600 17
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from a kitchen in Greece.) To make baklava, you'll need some of these tissue-thin layers of pastry dough, whose name is from the Greek for "leaf"
    $1600 21
Between 2 different British royal houses
    $1600 14
The killing of a god or goddess
    DD: $400 13
Willie Stark, a character in this Robert Penn Warren novel was modeled on Huey Long
    $2000 8
"Don't look at it. Shut your eyes, Marion, and don't look at it no matter what happens"
    $2000 5
It's the males of this flightless, largest South American bird that incubate the eggs & raise the young
    $2000 18
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from a beachside table in Greece.) I'm digging into this Greek dish, made with spinach, cheese & onions; it's almost as much fun to say as to eat
    $2000 23
Her war in North America
    $2000 15
The killing of cats

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Kem Charles
$28,000 $13,000 $1,600
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Rejected earlier in its bid for statehood, it finally entered the Union in 1876

Final scores:

David Kem Charles
$29,000 $4,000 $3,100
6-day champion: $155,500 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Kem Charles
$24,800 $13,000 $1,600
30 R
(including 3 DDs),
0 W
18 R,
3 W
7 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $39,400

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Game tape date: 2004-12-15
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