Show #4824 - Thursday, July 21, 2005

David Madden game 13.


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Britney Harris, a dance/movement therapist originally from West Union, West Virginia

Aaron Schnier, a restaurant manager from Lincoln, Nebraska

David Madden, a student originally from Ridgewood, New Jersey (whose 12-day cash winnings total $280,101)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 10
It includes the line "I have no plans to call on you, Clarice, the world being more interesting with you in it"
    $200 15
Steve Austin's one-time fiancee, she got her own spin-off
    $200 23
It was the total length in years of the Thirty Years' War
    $200 5
    $200 22
This computer device slowly takes you online
    $200 21
Perhaps the Line Islands of Kiribati are so-named because they straddle this
    $400 11
This auto executive's autobiography was the No. 1 nonfiction book of 1984 & 1985
    $400 16
In 2004 we met Drea de Matteo as Gina, the sister of this title character
    $400 24
If you're running in a race & overtake the person in second place, you're now in this position
    $400 4
Khe Sanh,
the Ia Drang Valley
    $400 27
In 1859 Robert Fouls invented a steam-powered one of these to signal imperiled ships
    $400 9
The value of a piece of property over and above any mortgage or liabilities
    $600 12
Stephen King fans found it hard to rest in peace after reading this bestseller about an animal graveyard
    $600 17
Wayne Rogers played this doctor in the 4077th M*A*S*H unit; Pernell Roberts played him post-Korea
    $600 25
Some say David Atchison was President of the U.S.; his "term" lasted this long
    $600 3
    $600 28
I'll bet Christmas 1996 was the last time you thought you'd hear this toy's sound
    $600 8
Situated at the same range from 2 places or points
    $800 13
The bestselling biography of 1989 was "A Woman Named" this
    $800 18
In the '80s William Shatner was back in uniform as this title police sergeant
    $800 26
Total number of Henry VIII's legitimate grandkids
    $800 1
El Caney,
Manila Bay
    $800 29
This phone company's walkie talkie service sounds promising
    $800 6
To deliberately speak ambiguously in order to mislead
    $1000 14
In 1980 his "Rage of Angels" was all the rage
    $1000 19
Laura Innes plays this "ER" doc who's physically challenged & always challenging the other docs
    $1000 20
Of current U.N. member countries with 4-letter names, the one that is first alphabetically
    $1000 2
Buena Vista,
Palo Alto,
    $1000 30
You'll hear it when making a season pass on this company's genius TV device
    DD: $1,400 7
(Sarah of the Clue Crew delivers a corker from the top secret Jeopardy! science lab.) A bottle under pressure is in this state--opening it breaks that state, & the CO2 forms bubbles

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

David Aaron Britney
$5,200 $2,200 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Aaron Britney
$4,000 $6,200 $400

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: These are really unknown Spaniards, but like El Greco and El Cid, each name begins with El.)
    $400 3
Persephone's hubby, he isn't always counted as an Olympian god, since he didn't live on Mount Olympus
    $400 21
She's the threshold lassie being crooned over by Nat King Cole here

"Many dreams have been brought to your doorstep, they just lie there..."
    $400 9
Jabal Katrinah, this country's highest point, rises 8,668 feet over the Sinai Peninsula
    $400 13
This bodybuilder became world famous marketing a technique he conceived while watching a lion in a zoo
    $400 1
"Brighter than a Thousand Suns" is a 1956 book about the men who built the first one of these
    $400 15
All the unknown senoritas were interested in this desirable bachelor whose name can also mean "qualified"
    $800 12
Also the god of horses & earthquakes, this guy was a real "Adventure"
    $800 22
Five-word song title that precedes the lyric line heard here

"It will be forever..."
    $800 11
The closest European country to Greenland is this country only 200 miles to the east
    $800 14
Colorful nickname of Charles E. Bolton, the robber & poet who held up 27 stagecoaches from 1875 to 1883
    $800 2
"The sun's coming up"? No, this character says, "Envious streaks do lace the severing clouds in yonder east"
    $800 19
He was named for his sub-high school level of formal education
    $1200 5
A noted thief, this messenger of the gods probably wouldn't be welcome at a certain B.H. silk tie store
    $1200 25
The two things required of you in the title of this song

"A brother took a monkey for a ride in the air /
The monkey thought that everything was on the square /
The brother tried to throw the monkey off his back /
But the monkey grabbed his neck and said, 'Now listen, Jack...'"
    $1200 7
Famed cube-ist Erno Rubik was born in this country
    $1200 28
The National Museum of Health & Medicine performed the autopsies on James Garfield & this assassin
    $1200 16
This phrase, meaning the prospect of relief after struggle, is reported as part of near-death experiences
    $1200 20
Elvis Costello (another unknown Spaniard) sang, "Don't get smart or sarcastic, he snaps back just like" this
    $1600 4
This goddess was "mighty" fertile, bearing Harmonia, Aeneas & Eros, among others
    $1600 26
It's the travelin' lyric line that follows Nat singing here

"If you ever plan to motor west..."
    DD: $3,000 8
This African country's name is from the Spanish for "Lion Mountains"
    $1600 29
No myth, this Boston-born architect & father of "Age of Fable"'s Thomas helped design the U.S. Capitol
    $1600 17
"The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light" is sung in this opus at Christmastime
    $1600 23
He was named for the quality that let him convince you of just about anything when he got up to make a speech
    DD: $4,000 6
This Greek god's smoky workshop was supposed to be located beneath Mt. Etna
    $2000 27
6-word suggestion in the title of this hit

"There may be trouble ahead..."
    $2000 10
Now its own country, this former Yugoslav republic borders Italy near the city of Trieste
    $2000 30
Caril Ann Fugate was the girlfriend of this Nebraska-born killer of the 1950s
    $2000 18
The Psalmist sayeth, "Thy word is" this (also an old CBS religious show) "and a light unto my path"
    $2000 24
It was futile to try to capture or pin down the man with this name

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Aaron Britney
$22,600 $9,000 $8,000
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The "Polizei Pistole Kurz" model was often used very effectively by this literary character introduced in 1953

Final scores:

David Aaron Britney
$25,000 $18,000 $6,000
13-day champion: $305,101 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Aaron Britney
$18,800 $9,000 $8,000
21 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
16 R,
1 W
11 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $35,800

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Game tape date: 2005-03-09
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