Show #4951 - Monday, March 6, 2006


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Matt Bregman, a fundraiser from Brooklyn, New York

Bruce Brown, a substitute teacher originally from Cincinnati, Ohio

Deborah Melman-Clement, a writer and entrepreneur from Kingston, Ontario, Canada (whose 1-day cash winnings total $3,199)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 6
A Buddhist following the Eightfold Path will lose ignorance & craving, & reach this
    $200 29
Show on which Ed delivered his classic statement "You've got spunk... I hate spunk"
    $200 11
The HU-1A "Huey" was the main Medevac one of these in the Vietnam War
    $200 23
This specialty retailer received Colombia's Order of the Grand Cross for its support of coffee farmers in 2004
    $200 1
It's a sheet of glass in a window
    $200 24
Gabriel Garcia Marquez' "The General in His Labyrinth" tells of the last days of this liberator
    $400 7
In Islam, salat is praying on a mat this many times a day
    $400 30
Ed brought this character to life in "Elf", "Olive, the Other Reindeer" & "The Ellen Show"
    $400 12
The Montgolfier brothers were papermakers by profession & used paper in their early ones of these
    $400 22
Originally established in 1813, the Iron Cross was re-established by this German leader on August 5, 1914
    $400 2
Pirates once plundered ships in an area of the Caribbean referred to as the Spanish this
    $400 25
In 1550 he completed his last fresco, "The Crucifixion of St. Peter"
    $600 8
In 1773 Clement XIV suppressed this order founded by St. Ignatius of Loyola
    $600 16
Ed played this legendary politican in the TV movie "The Life and Assassination of the Kingfish"
    $600 13
It's a device used to connect railroad cars; today's automatic knuckle one was patented by Eli Janney in 1873
    $600 21
After Sept. 11, the Defense of Freedom Medal was created, the civilian counterpart to this military medal
    $600 3
Of sound mind
    $600 26
Eugene Cernan, who wrote 1998's "The Last Man on the Moon", flew on this last Apollo mission to the Moon
    $800 9
Almost 480 of his hymns appeared in the 1780 Methodist Hymnal; his brother John was also a theologian
    $800 17
Ed had the Axel Jordache look when he took home an Emmy for this 1976 Peter Strauss miniseries
    $800 14
Introduced in Britain in 1948, this brand soon became the standard for rugged 4-wheel drive vehicles
    DD: $3,989 19
The 1st military campaign medal Congress approved, the Manila Bay Medal was known by the name of this adm.
    $800 4
Prop for Charlie Chaplin's Little Tramp character
    $800 27
The 1997 book "The Last Governor" was about "Chris Patten and the Handover of" this Asian colony
    $1000 10
It's the religion of 98% of Greece's population
    $1000 18
Emmy came calling again for Ed for his role as the villainous Capt. Thomas Davies in this 1977 miniseries
    $1000 15
In 1987 Greyhound Lines bought this Dallas-based competitor
    $1000 20
In 1930 Congress authorized gold, silver & bronze medals for members of his Antarctic expedition
    $1000 5
Sorghum or triticale
    $1000 28
Deposed in 1922, Mehmed VI was this empire's last sultan

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

Deborah Bruce Matt
$2,200 $2,400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Deborah Bruce Matt
$5,400 $9,789 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

small countries
    $400 1
In a play by Euripides, this woman is faithful to Menelaus while her phantom double runs off with Paris
    $400 3
In "1492: Conquest of Paradise", Sigourney Weaver portrayed this queen
    $400 2
This country at the tip of the Malay Peninsula has the busiest port in Southeast Asia
    $400 11
Famous 3-word reply of climber George Mallory when asked why he wanted to climb Mount Everest
    $400 20
Invented by Theophilus Van Kannel, these entrances save energy & equalize air pressure in skyscrapers
    $800 27
In ancient Greek plays, this group of performers often served as a narrator & commented on the action
    $800 5
In this movie & its sequel, Julie Andrews played Clarisse Renaldi, the Queen of Genovia
    $800 4
This "Most Serene Republic" situated on the slopes of Mount Titano is surrounded by Italy
    $800 12
This German philospher famously remarked in 1844 that "Religion is... the opium of the people"
    $800 19
Until we see each other again in France, say this
    $1200 26
You don't have to be an oracle to know that this oracle is pivotal to the plot of "Ion"
    $1200 21
She's the dame who played Queen Victoria in 1997's "Mrs. Brown"
    $1200 8
The Tupou Dynasty has ruled this South Pacific kingdom since 1845
    $1200 13
In an "Elegy Written" here, Thomas Gray solemnly warned, "The paths of glory lead but to the grave"
    $1200 18
It's the capital of Bosnia & Herzegovina
    $1600 25
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from the ruins of the Theater of Dionysus in Athens, Greece.) The ancient Greek special effect of a deity lowered from a crane was called this, meaning "god from the machine"
    DD: $5,000 22
In a 1971 movie Vanessa Redgrave & Glenda Jackson reigned supreme as these 2 rival monarchs
    DD: $8,917 6
The Rhine River provides the western border of this principality
    $1600 10
When this English ruler's portrait was painted around 1650, he told the artist to show the "warts and everything"
    $1600 14
Lawrence Halprin turned aging industrial buildings into usable space & parkland in this city
    $1600 17
Adjective describing demons or people who wish evil on another
    $2000 24
Tunnels from which characters such as ghosts made surprise entrances were called this Hades ferryman's "steps"
    $2000 23
Joely Richardson starred as Marie Antoinette in this movie about a scandal over a piece of jewelry
    $2000 7
This country just north of Madagascar consists of about 90 islands, but its area is only 176 square miles
    $2000 9
Prussian Karl Von Clausewitz is credited with the quote this "is the continuation of politics by other means"
    $2000 15
This Swedish company's baby carrier provides lumbar support & ergonomic shoulder straps for the wearer
    $2000 16
This answer is barren, destitute & depleted

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Deborah Bruce Matt
$11,800 $23,906 $14,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

This legislative body first met on March 4, 1789 in New York City, but only 8 of its 22 members were present

Final scores:

Deborah Bruce Matt
$11,800 $28,906 $4,000
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $28,906 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Deborah Bruce Matt
$11,800 $13,400 $10,600
18 R,
1 W
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $35,800

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