Show #4826 - Monday, September 12, 2005

David Madden game 15.
First game of Season 22. New title graphics. Introduction of Kelly Miyahara and Jon Cannon of the Clue Crew.


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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 23
Hoover's 1930 address said this nascent disaster was partly due to world overproduction of zinc
    $200 13
Fred Dalton Thompson was still in the Senate when he took the role of D.A. Arthur Branch on this drama
    $200 3
If this scroll has even one letter amiss, it cannot be used & may have to be buried
    $200 7
Lettuce fit for a Caesar
    $200 30
Former Husker head coach & now Congressman Tom, or "Look Back in Anger" playwright John
    $200 18
Earn these "points" by currying favor; it's also a Girl Scout aged 6 to 8
    $400 22
Washington's first State of the Union message, in this year, began with the good news of North Carolina joining the Union
    $400 2
In 1973, at age 30, Fred was minority counsel to the Senate committee investigating this scandal
    $400 24
Often highly decorated, a ketubah is this type of contract, signed by the 2 principals, a rabbi & 2 witnesses
    $400 25
By definition, a poem of 4 lines
    $400 29
'70s Heisman-winning RB Johnny, or Broadway composer Richard
    $400 15
Term for an educator's spaniel or tabby, or a favorite pupil
    $600 21
1823's address introduced what has come to be known as this

"The American continents are henceforth not to be considered as subjects for future colonization by any European powers."
    $600 4
Thompson joined the Navy for this "colorful" 1990 submarine film
    $600 17
Reform Jews, who doubt that this will be rebuilt in Jerusalem, use this same term for their houses of worship
    $600 20
To instill with ministerial authority
    $600 27
QB of Nebraska's all-century team Tommie, or boxing's "Smokin' Joe"
    $600 16
Like '70s rocker Jon Anderson, when mindlessly acquiescing to the head honcho, you could be considered this
    DD: $1,000 9
He began his third annual message with gratitude for good harvests, then moved on to the "inexcusable insurrection"
    $800 5
Sen. Fred played the White House Chief of Staff in this 1993 Clint Eastwood Secret Service pic
    $800 10
Havdalah, meaning "division", is a weekly ceremony involving wine & spices at the conclusion of this
    $800 12
When the chorus sings the chorus, it has sung this
    $800 19
Fleet-footed RB Ahman, or sweet-voiced Rev. Al
    $800 26
A sycophant, especially one who shines shoes oddly
    $1000 1
Pres. Bush's 2003 claim that Iraq had tried to buy this substance from Africa was called into question
    $1000 6
Sen. Thompson horsed around voicing Sir Trenton in this 2005 film about an abandoned zebra
    $1000 8
Father, son & grandson, they're considered the 3 patriarchs
    $1000 11
It was known to the ancients as Dilmun; the al-Khalifa dynasty rules it today
    $1000 14
Poetry in motion '90s QB Scott, or poetry in execution writer Robert
    $1000 28
5-letter amphibious word for one who engages in excessive deference through motives of self-interest

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

David Catie Willy
$4,200 $3,000 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Catie Willy
$7,600 $2,800 $5,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: This past summer I took a cruise... to Catalina. 26 miles across the sea. Our Clue Crew members, including the new members Kelly Miyahara and Jon Cannon, went on a cruise in the Baltic Sea! Shows you who rates on this program.)
    $400 17
(In her very first clue on the show, Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from a street in Gdansk, Poland.) I'm on the charming street in Gdansk that's named for this sainted woman, especially venerated in Poland
    $400 1
Cows fly & trucks fall from the sky as Bill Paxton leads a team of storm chasers
    $400 16
7 weeks after the Alamo, Sam Houston took this Mexican leader prisoner at the 1836 Battle of San Jacinto
    $400 7
Oxford's "Dominus illuminatio mea" means "God is" this
    $400 30
Poe was referring to these when he wrote, "How they clang, and crash, and roar! What a horror they outpour"
    $400 28
The location of the National Cathedral, for short
    $800 19
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reads in front of a cathedral topped by onion domes.) I'm between the national parliament & the tsarist-era cathedral in Tallinn, capital of this land so long dominated by Russia
    $800 3
As President Whitmore, Bill Pullman leads the world in a fight against an alien invasion
    DD: $2,400 11
Site of a fierce September 1914 WWI battle, this river joins the Seine north of Paris
    $800 8
The seal of the University of this state shows Mount Hood & says, "Mens agitat molem", "Mind moves the mass"
    $800 27
In a famous poem, this character asks, "If I can rid your town of rats will you give me a thousand guilders?"
    $800 29
Wolfman Jack made a name for himself as one of these
    $1200 21
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reads from Russia.) Here at the east end of the Baltic, a palace known as the Russian Versailles was built by this man who opened Russia to the West
    $1200 4
Dustin Hoffman fights a deadly African virus that has spread to America
    $1200 12
Fought in Maryland in Sept. 1862, it was the bloodiest 1-day engagement of the Civil War with about 5,000 dead
    $1200 13
"Fiat justitia, ruat coelum", "Let justice be done, though the heavens fall", is the motto of this school at UBC
    $1200 25
"'E'll be squattin' on the coals givin' drink to pore damned souls, an' I'll get a swig in hell from" this Kipling character
    $1200 26
Very simply, it's still America's largest automaker
    $1600 20
(In his very first clue on the show, Jon of the Clue Crew reports from Germany.) From its buildings & its setting, it makes sense that this North German city was originally called Liubice, or beautiful
    $1600 5
Look out! A comet is on a collision course with Earth (not "Armageddon", that's different)
    $1600 9
The Revolutionary War's Battle of Bennington was not fought in Vermont, but in this neighboring state
    $1600 14
Aptly, it's the name of the San Antonio university with the motto "Tribus unum", "From three, one"
    $1600 10
In this poem Coleridge penned, "He prayeth best who loveth best, all things both great and small"
    $1600 24
Heinrich Himmler headed this dreaded organization
    $2000 18
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reads from Visby, Sweden.) In more prosperous days, the town of Visby was the headquarters of this commercial league
    $2000 6
Killer bees from South America threaten the U.S. in this Irwin Allen disaster epic (not "The Sting", that's different)
    $2000 2
The last military clash on mainland Britain, the 1746 Battle of Culloden, routed the forces of this Jacobite prince
    DD: $4,200 15
Truthfully, it's Harvard's 1-word Latin motto
    $2000 22
In December 1839 he penned the line, "It was the schooner Hesperus that sailed the wintry sea"
    $2000 23 is the online home of Details magazine & this one

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Catie Willy
$23,200 $4,400 $24,600

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Final Jeopardy! Round

"No matter how hopeless, no matter how far, to fight for the right without question" is from this show

Final scores:

David Catie Willy
$21,400 $8,800 $2,799
15-day champion: $354,701 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Catie Willy
$23,000 $4,400 $20,800
27 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W
6 R,
1 W
24 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $48,200

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Game tape date: 2005-07-20
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