Show #4909 - Thursday, January 5, 2006

Tom Kavanaugh game 6.


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Craig Smith, a musician from Maylene, Alabama

Tom Kavanaugh, a writer from St. Louis, Missouri (whose 5-day cash winnings total $94,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
Many creams on the market claim to lessen these lumpy fat deposits, especially in the thighs
    $200 16
This vodka brand popular in Helsinki came to the U.S. in 1971
    $200 21
This state's Isle Royale is on an island in Lake Superior
    $200 26
It was so long Suharto and howdy Habibie following widespread unrest in this country in 1998
    $200 1
On the cover of a February 2005 People Magazine, it was "Simon vs." her, "it's getting nasty!"
    $200 7
Because it's durable & heat-resistant, it's long been a favorite material for kitchen counter tops
    $400 12
In childbirth a hormone called prolactin stimulates milk production by these glands
    $400 17
Triple Sec & this potent potable go into a classic margarita
    $400 22
This cactus that may grow 50 feet high & live hundreds of years has its own park in Arizona
    $400 27
You should know Yushchenko took the presidency from Yanukovych following mass protests in this nation in 2004
    $400 2
About her falling out with her "Simple Life" co-star, all she would say is that "Nicole knows what she did"
    $400 8
In movie titles it precedes "Amber", "Darling" & "Young"
    $600 13
The heart has 4 chambers: 2 atria & 2 of these lower chambers
    $600 18
A 1979 song wondered if you like this tropical drink & getting caught in the rain
    DD: $1,500 23
At over 1.3 million acres, it's the largest subtropical preserve in North America
    $600 28
People power pushed out pro-Syrian PM Karami following the murder of ex-PM Hariri in this country
    $600 3
In 2004 Elton John caused a stir, accusing this single-named singer of lipsyncing during "live" concerts
    $600 9
Formerly, Taiwan's name
    $800 14
When you eat, the hard one of these helps crush food & the soft one closes off the nasal opening during swallowing
    $800 19
This "water of life", served icy cold, traditionally accompanies the Swedish smorgasbord
    $800 24
The Blue Ridge Parkway connects Shenandoah National Park in Virginia with this North Carolina-Tennessee park
    $800 29
One of the 2 presidents pushed out of power by people power protests in the Philippines in 1986 & 2001
    $800 4
A famous Hollywood feud was between Bette Davis and this "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane" co-star
    $800 10
It's a musical direction to play loudly & forcefully, or one's strong point
    $1000 15
Produced mainly at night & causing drowsiness, it was the first hormone to be isolated from the pineal gland
    $1000 20
In the movie "Sideways", wine snob Miles threatens to walk out on his date if he has to drink this red wine
    $1000 25
"The Big Room" is part of this N.M. cave system made a national park in 1930, 11 years before Mammoth Cave
    $1000 30
This country said so long, Shevardnadze after replacing him with Saakashvili after disputed elections
    $1000 5
Jon Stewart traded some heated words wtih this bow-tied TV host when he appeared on "Crossfire" in 2004
    $1000 11
It was Mayor LaGuardia who nicknamed the lions outside the New York Public Library Patience & this

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

Tom Craig Stephanie
$4,000 $1,200 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Craig Stephanie
$6,600 $4,100 $2,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: We want you to give us the ending that makes the words we give you turn into adjectives. Give us the ending, not the word.)
    $400 16
In January 1952 this future president proposed to Nancy Davis at Chasen's Restaurant
    $400 11
Steinbeck's "Grapes of Wrath" inspired this singer's "The Ghost Of Tom Joad"
    $400 6
He was blinded at the age of 3 as the result of an accident with his father's tools
    $400 20
In 2004 more than 60 million travelers passed through this U.S. facility abbreviated LAX
    $400 26
Rocks on 4 continents were formed by the flow of this from an eruption that tore apart Pangaea
    $400 1
Elephant or Benedict
    $800 17
This president once served as a mining engineer in Coolgardie, Australia
    $800 12
This colorful song by Jefferson Airplane retells in part the story of Alice in Wonderland
    $800 7
Kenya-born man seen here
    $800 22
The Caterpillar Club is for aviators whose lives have been saved by using these devices
    $800 27
Science magazine says these rodents' boom-&-bust population cycles are due to predators, not mass suicide
    $800 2
Fiend or hell
    $1200 18
In 1900 he ran on the campaign slogan "Four years more of the full dinner pail"
    $1200 13
He's the actor & director heard here singing a song inspired by "The Hobbit"

"In the middle of the earth, in the land of the shire /
Lives a brave little hobbit whom we all admire /
With his long wooden pipe, his fuzzy, woolly toes /
He lives in a hobbit-hole and everybody knows him..."
    DD: $2,200 8
In 1916 Woodrow Wilson appointed this "People's Attorney" to the Supreme Court
    $1200 23
Yeager & Rutan's round-the-world flight in 1986 was the first to accomplish the feat without doing this
    $1200 28
These DNA-bearing structures have caps called telomeres; learn to lengthen those & we'll all live forever
    $1200 3
Cat, child, life
    $1600 19
During this Whig's brief administration, the Interior Department was created in 1849
    $1600 14
The chilling "Killing An Arab" by The Cure was inspired by this Albert Camus work
    $1600 9
This singer heard here has been called the direct link between R&B & Rock & Roll

"You only live but once /
And when you're dead, you're done /
So let the good times roll"
    $1600 24
When he & Per Lindstrand flew their balloon from Asia to Canada in 1991, he wasn't a virgin pilot
    $1600 29
In 2000 Rezulin followed Trovan & Druact as drugs withdrawn from sale for damaging this organ
    $1600 4
Human or lymph
    $2000 21
In 1832 Daniel Webster said his veto of the Bank Bill "manifestly seeks to influence the poor against the rich"
    DD: $2,600 15
Samuel Taylor Coleridge's poem about this title man inspired the song "Xanadu" by Rush
    $2000 10
We just love this author of "How the West Was Won"
    $2000 25
Prime Minister for 5 years in the 1980s, he was a pilot for Indian Airlines before being drafted into politics by his mother
    $2000 30
Using a single atom to represent one "qubit" is part of the new world called this type of computing
    $2000 5

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tom Craig Stephanie
$18,600 $8,100 $4,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In the 56 years from 1948 to 2004, he appeared 48 times on the Gallup Poll's annual "Most Admired" lists

Final scores:

Tom Craig Stephanie
$20,000 $13,100 $1,499
6-day champion: $114,201 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Tom Craig Stephanie
$17,000 $7,200 $4,800
25 R
(including 2 DDs),
5 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $29,000

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Game tape date: 2005-10-25
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