Show #4819 - Thursday, July 14, 2005

David Madden game 8.


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Jennifer Burrus, a homemaker and substitute teacher from Leawood, Kansas

Kate Brogan, an attorney from North Hampton, New Hampshire

David Madden, a student originally from Ridgewood, New Jersey (whose 7-day cash winnings total $173,500)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to identify the country of birth in common to the people we give you.)
    $200 14
He was only 30 when he won his U.S. Senate seat in 1962
    $200 9
This word can refer to an ancient spice or a segment of a bulb, as of garlic
    $200 2
So far, he's the only "Friends" actor to move on to star in a TV spinoff
    $200 29
The Romans referred to it as Mare Nostrum, "Our Sea"
    $200 28
Neil Young &
Peter Jennings
    $200 30
To vanish from sight
    $400 15
This senator's U.S. Navy career lasted from 1958 to 1981
    $400 26
This herb is also known as Chinese parsley or coriander
    $400 4
The only cast member never nominated for an Emmy, she's had a successful film career with the "Scream" series
    $400 12
During the first of these wars, the army of Hamilcar Barca, Hannibal's father, was defeated by the Romans in Sicily
    $400 13
Omar Sharif &
Boutros Boutros-Ghali
    $400 27
Egyptian female pharaoh Hatshepsut wore one as part of her uniform of office
    $600 20
Once a Democrat, this senator switched parties before her 1975 marriage
    $600 25
When dried and ground, the lacey membrane of this spice becomes mace
    $600 7
He's 6'2", was born in New York, raised in L.A. & graduated from Northwestern
    $600 5
In the first century B.C., Rome conquered what is now this country, the major part of "Gallia"
    $600 11
Sergio Mendes &
Antonio Carlos Jobim
    $600 19
Robert Mitchum was in both the 1962 & 1991 versions of this film
    $800 21
The wife of this political operative and ex-marine nicknamed him "Serpent Head"
    $800 23
The name of this herb that's similar to marjoram is from the Greek for "joy of the mountain"
    $800 8
Born in 1963, this former member of the Groundlings is the oldest of the 6 "Friends"
    $800 1
Emperor Antonius Pius extended the Empire's frontier into Scotland & built a new wall to replace this
    $800 6
Haing Ngor &
Dith Pran
    $800 17
It's the single word for the distance "within" which sound is audible to someone
    $1000 22
He was elected Senator from New Jersey in 1978, 1984 and 1990
    DD: $200 24
Sri Lanka is the principal source of this spice that comes from the inner bark of a tropical evergreen tree
    $1000 16
Of Greek heritage, she lived in Greece as a child & her godfather was Telly Savalas
    $1000 3
Under Claudius, the Roman troops conquered Britain & founded the current capital city they called this
    $1000 10
Gen. John Shalikashvili &
Gen. Wojciech Jaruzelski
    $1000 18
Often causing difficulties for aircraft, it's a sudden change in wind direction & speed

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

David Kate Jennifer
$3,400 $3,200 -$400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Kate Jennifer
$7,200 $5,200 -$400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And that last category is a little weird. We'll give you a clue that will lead you to a 2-letter response, a postal abbreviation, if you will. But you have to give us the name of the state represented by that postal abbreviation.)
    $400 11
This artist adored Camembert cheese because it could assume the shape of the limp watches he was noted for painting
    $400 23
Lenny Kravitz in 1999;
The Guess Who in 1970
    $400 1
It's another word for a hoedown
    $400 5
Sportswriter Rick Reilly wrote about lugging golf bags for Donald Trump & Jack Nicklaus in "Who's Your" this
    $400 22
In humans, this internal organ is about 1 1/2 inches in diameter & 20-25 feet long
    $400 19
Sometimes the principal uses this state as an electronic amplification apparatus to get the word out
    $800 10
His statue of "Bacchus" led to a commission to create the famous "Pieta" now in St. Peter's Basilica
    $800 24
Bananarama in 1986;
Shocking Blue in 1970
    $800 6
Characters in this 1990 Oscar winner included Wind In His Hair, Kicking Bird & Lt. John Dunbar
    $800 12
The title of this 1813 novel refers to the attitudes that characterize Mr. Darcy & Elizabeth Bennet
    $800 28
This group of muscles at the back of the thigh bends the knee
    $800 20
This state starts the name of Iron Butterfly's biggest song
    $1200 4
Picasso depicted this bird on his posters promoting world peace, & his daughter Paloma is named for it
    $1200 25
Power Station in 1985;
T. Rex in 1972
    $1200 7
It's the famous "dance" from the ballet "Gayane" by Aram Khachaturian
    $1200 14
David Sedaris' bestselling 2004 essay collection was "Dress Your Family in" these 2 fabrics
    $1200 17
The axis is the second one of these bones; it serves as a pivot for the atlas, the topmost one
    $1200 21
Add a "47" to this state & you have a Russian assault rifle
    $1600 2
El Greco probably received his early training painting icons on this, his native island
    $1600 26
Sheryl Crow in 1999;
Guns N' Roses in 1988
    $1600 8
1984 bestseller by Norman Mailer
    $1600 15
A volume of Kurt Vonnegut's shorter works is called "Welcome to" this place
    DD: $200 18
This "superior" vein collects blood from all of a person's upper trunk, delivering it to the right atrium
    DD: $2,000 13
You might have to show a bartender this state if he thinks you're underage
    $2000 3
Manhattan's Frick collection is home to a 1644 portrait of King Philip IV by this great Spanish artist
    $2000 30
Sixpence None The Richer in 2003;
Crowded House in 1987
    $2000 9
17th century name for the medical condition today known as Sydenham's Chorea
    $2000 16
Erskine Caldwell told the story of a Georgia sharecropper in this "Road" story
    $2000 29
It's the thin membrane that lines the outside of the lungs
    $2000 27
From the Latin for "way" & "work", this state is used by police to denote a criminal's methods

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Kate Jennifer
$21,000 $11,200 $3,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In the last 400 years, over 2/3 of all the deaths caused by volcanoes occurred in what is now this nation

Final scores:

David Kate Jennifer
$25,000 $0 $6,300
8-day champion: $198,500 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Kate Jennifer
$22,800 $11,200 $3,200
27 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
17 R,
3 W
6 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $37,200

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Game tape date: 2004-12-15
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