Show #4279 - Thursday, March 20, 2003

Preempted on most affiliates by coverage of the start of the Iraq War.


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Jay Mahan, a preschool teacher from Manassas, Virginia

Sara Glidden, a college theater manager from West Roxbury, Massachusetts

David Frazee, an intellectual property attorney originally from Arkansas City, Kansas (whose 1-day cash winnings total $24,800)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 17
If you curse these people whom the 10 Commandments say to honor, your "lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness"
    $200 1
Hugh Grant is a perpetual best man in this 1994 romantic comedy
    $200 15
Often pared off, this part of the potato is a good source of vitamin C
    $200 8
Released by the U.S. Mint in January 1999, the first one of these honored Delaware
    $200 21
The Salt River & Gila River Reservations are in the metropolitan area of this state capital
    $200 3
R as in this unusual way 1950s football lineman Bob St. Clair liked his meat
    $400 18
The book of Proverbs comes right after this book in the Bible. but right before it alphabetically
    $400 2
In this 1986 comedy Chevy Chase, Steve Martin & Martin Short are recruited to save a Mexican village from banditos
    $400 20
Following in the footsteps of mail order book sellers, Wood Prairie Farm in Maine offers this subscription
    $400 9
There are only 3 of these in Delaware: Kent, Sussex & New Castle
    $400 22
Warm Springs Reservation in Oregon extends to the 10,500-foot summit of Mount Jefferson in this range
    $400 6
L as in this island event where you literally pig out
    $600 19
Quality associated with the book's kingly author: "Happy is the man that findeth" it, & "getteth understanding"
    $600 4
The title of this 1970 Jack Nicholson film refers to a book of piano exercises
    $600 26
In 2001 McDonald's admitted that they had been cooking fries in this, which had been angering some Hindus
    $600 11
Delaware ratified this December 7, 1787
    $600 23
The Rosebud Reservation of this people in South Dakota operates the Spotted Tail Crisis Center
    $600 10
K as in this brown seaweed that can be used as soup stock or turned into a powder for use as a seasoning
    $800 29
"Drink waters out of thine own cistern" is one of the lines urging avoidance of this sin
    $800 5
Nicolas Cage's character, once the greatest car thief in L.A., comes out of retirement in this 2000 action flick
    $800 27
The Quechua name for the potato, dad might hope it's the baby's first word
    DD: $1,000 12
This pair surveyed Delaware's western border in the 1760s
    $800 24
The tribe whose reservation includes Little Big Horn College, or what Indians might have done over their victory
    $800 14
T as in this old word, a promise to marry that you might plight
    $1000 7
Howard Keel's decision to take a wife inspires his siblings in this 1954 musical
    $1000 28
The potato's roots are traced back to their beginnings on this continent
    $1000 13
One of the 2 men who represent Delaware in the U.S. Senate
    $1000 25
A New Jersey reservation is home to the nation named for this man, who they say never tried to kill John Smith
    $1000 16
D as in this word for a quilt that in French means a bird's plumage

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

David Sara Jay
$2,600 $1,600 $4,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Sara Jay
$1,800 $3,000 $7,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 11
Every minute your bone marrow makes millions of the red type of these
    $400 15
The Kalamazoo case of 1874 allowed this state to use local property taxes to support secondary schools
    $400 1
This artist was about 25 when he painted the 1905 self-portrait seen here
    $400 6
A higher-quality alphabetic character
    $800 12
Dollo's law, part of the "theory of" this process, says a species that loses a characteristic never regains it
    $800 16
In 1971 he became professor of astronomy & space sciences at Cornell, a post he retained until his death in 1996
    $800 2
He wrote to his brother Theo, "I often think that the night is more alive and more richly colored than the day"
    $800 7
The bad aroma emanating from old writing liquid
    $1200 23
The Vatican one of these was established by Pope Nicholas V, "The Great Humanist"
    $1200 13
These lizardlike amphibians that make up the order Caudata are power regenerators. quickly growing back lost parts
    $1200 20
In 1894 this woman known for her teaching "method" became the first female in Italy to receive a medical degree
    $1200 3
This artist captured the impression of a warm summer day in the meadow seen here
    $1200 8
A tiny trey
    $1600 22
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from Vatican City.) St. Peter's Square was enlarged in the 1600s so more people could hear the "Urbi et Orbi" blessing, which translates to this
    $1600 14
The Latin word for "sprout" gives us this word meaning "to begin to sprout or grow"
    DD: $2,200 17
In 1881 he founded his school in an old abandoned church & a shanty in Tuskegee, Alabama
    $1600 4
In 2002 this Flemish painter's "Massacre of the Innocents" sold for over $76 million, a record for an Old Master
    $1600 9
The derriere of your mother's mother
    $2000 21
5-letter term for the group of bureaus, headquartered in the Vatican, that assist the pope
    $2000 24
Tune with the line "They'll never want to see a rake or a plow, and who the deuce can parley-vous a cow?"
    DD: $3,000 18
Fungi are divided into saprophytes, nourished by non-living matter, & these, nourished by living organisms
    $2000 19
In 335 B.C. Aristotle founded this school in a grove along the Ilissus River outside the walls of Athens
    $2000 5
It's the title of Salvador Dali's 1931 painting of limp watches
    $2000 10
Expel Gorgonzola involuntarily through the mouth & nose

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Sara Jay
$1,800 $5,800 $3,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Starting in 1966, this state was represented by the same 2 senators for over 35 years, a record

Final scores:

David Sara Jay
$3,600 $6,150 $0
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $6,150 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Sara Jay
$4,000 $5,800 $3,000
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
6 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
5 W
18 R,
7 W

Combined Coryat: $12,800

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Game tape date: 2002-12-03
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