Show #4884 - Thursday, December 1, 2005

Vik Vaz game 4.


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Adam Weinstein, a graduate student from Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Jenn Carlson, a proposal writer from Foxborough, Massachusetts

Vik Vaz, a medical student from Austin, Texas (whose 3-day cash winnings total $72,002)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: You have to tell us whose they were.)
"I" DO
(Alex: And on this, World AIDS Day, we have Youth AIDS Global Ambassador, Ashley Judd, who is going to be giving you the clues from South Africa.)
    $200 1
This amendment guarantees that a citizen shall not "be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself"
    $200 9
"Well, isn't that special?"
    $200 17
If you've got the vapors & they're purple, they're from this element, symbol I
    $200 6
A Philadelphia post office museum that honors him offers his special "B. Free" cancellation
    $200 8
Chrysoberyl is also known by this name because it resembles the pupil of a feline
    $200 30
(Ashley Judd reads.) World AIDS Day, December 1, was first established by this U.N. body in 1988
    $400 2
In this year FDR proclaimed December 15 as Bill of Rights Day; it was the 150th birthday of the document
    $400 10
"Mom always liked you best"
    $400 18
United as the Lombard League, cities in this country fought fiercely against Frederick I, the Holy Roman Emp.
    $400 14
While in Regina, Saskatchewan, visit the Centennial Museum of this law enforcement group
    $400 22
Emeralds owe their beautiful green color to tiny amounts of this element, Cr, in their crystals
    $400 29
(Ashley Judd reads.) The ravage of AIDS is well known in Africa, but few realize that Asia faces a growing crisis, with this country having the most cases after S. Africa
    $600 3
The 4th Amendment guarantees the right of the people "against unreasonable searches and" these
    $600 11
A group:
"Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition!"
    $600 20
To ward off this kind of shock, diabetic patients should always carry lumps of sugar
    $600 7
In June 1943 Boston Airport was renamed this to honor a native son who served in the Massachusetts Legislature
    $600 23
The name of this ornamental stone is a combination of Latin & Persian for "azure stone"
    $600 28
(Ashley Judd reads.) In a 2004 CNN special on AIDS, I was joined by this athlete who revealed his HIV status in 1991
    $800 4
In 1787 Jefferson wrote to this "Father of the Bill of Rights", "A bill of rights is what the people are entitled to"
    $800 15
"It's always something!"
    $800 21
This vocal group with hits like "If I Didn't Care" was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1989
    $800 12
Flavors to sample in this Atlantic island group, once the Somers Islands, include many dishes made from local onions
    $800 25
This purple gem is associated with St. Matthias, who replaced Judas Iscariot as one of Jesus' apostles
    $800 27
(Ashley Judd reads.) The use of these drugs, sold under chemical rather than brand names, is crucial to affordable HIV/AIDS treatment
    $1000 5
The original 1st Amendment, unratified, said there should be 1 of these officials for every 30,000 people
    $1000 16
"I'm a victim of soicumstance!"
    $1000 19
This vomit-inducing syrup originally came from the root of a South American shrub
    DD: $1,200 13
This cruise line's flagship is its sixth to bear the name Rotterdam
    $1000 24
This organic gem is a soft, dark brown to black piece of fossilized wood
    $1000 26
(Ashley Judd reads.) AIDS has been identified not just as an epidemic but as this, taken from the Greek word for "all"

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

Vik Jenn Adam
$0 $400 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Vik Jenn Adam
$1,800 -$600 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 1
Dylan Thomas:
"Rage, rage against the dying of the light"
    $400 16
A tormentor is a side curtain in a theater to prevent the audience from seeing into these "avian" areas
    $400 10
Since being introduced in 1974, his famous "maneuver" has saved thousands of choking people, & pets, too
    $400 15
Lincoln's offspring
    $800 2
"Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself"
    $800 17
Jack Lambert was part of the NFL defensive squad put together by Chuck Noll & called this
    $800 9
Henry Ford, seen on the right in the photo, was long-time friend with this creative genius, the man on the left
    $800 14
Union commander's Gregorian hymns
    DD: $2,000 5
T.S. Eliot:
"Let us go then, you and I, when the evening is spread out against the sky"
    $1200 19
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew holds a misshapen trumpet inside the Smithsonian Institution.) When a trumpet of this "Big Beboper" was accidentally bent, he liked the sound & kept playing with horns like this one
    $1200 22
On March 30, 1981 this man told reporters he was "in control here in the White House"
    $1200 18
Botanical term for the ideological barrier that separated Mao's Communist China from the West
    $1200 6
In 1950 this U.N. mediator became the first African American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
    $1200 12
Famous photographer's female subjects
    $1600 3
Andrew Marvell:
"Had we but world enough, and time, this coyness, lady, were no crime"
    $1600 21
On the drums, you'd have the owner of the kit seen here, this man who played with Shaw, Dorsey & his own band
    $1600 23
On July 5, 2000 Pres. Clinton announced that Ehud Barak & this leader would meet him for a Camp David summit
    $1600 7
Famous for his chairs, in 1946 this designer had the first one-man furniture exhibit at MoMA
    $1600 11
Doomed charge commander's dense bushes
    $2000 4
"A thing of beauty is a joy for ever: its loveliness increases"
    $2000 20
The trombone you see belonged to this player known by his initials; he also composed for "The Mod Squad"
    DD: $3,500 24
In 1978 a stern President Carter invoked this 1947 law to force coal miners back to work after a 3-month strike
    $2000 25
Her short-story collection "A Curtain of Green" includes "Why I Live at the P.O."
    $2000 8
This department store founder was president of the Philadelphia YMCA from 1870 to 1883
    $2000 13
Winning Gettysburg general's accomplishments

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Vik Jenn Adam
$15,700 -$600 $10,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

10 million people live in this country that is almost bisected by the second-longest river in Europe

Final scores:

Vik Jenn Adam
$11,399 -$600 $20,000
2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $20,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Vik Jenn Adam
$14,600 -$600 $10,000
20 R
(including 2 DDs),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
6 R,
4 W
13 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $24,000

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Game tape date: 2005-09-13
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