Show #3287 - Tuesday, December 15, 1998

James Arey game 1.


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Kathy Lester, a high school teacher from Harrisburg, Kentucky

James Arey, a hotel concierge from New Orleans, Louisiana

Kristi Yacich, an artist & designer from New Orleans, Louisiana (whose 1-day cash winnings total $5,700)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: At least we hope you're going to have fun with acronyms.)
    $100 1
It's the multi-branched candelabrum used in celebration of Hanukkah
    $100 2
Ed Wynn provided the voice of this loony "Alice In Wonderland" character; keep it under your hat
    $100 26
It's the early 20th century "dromedary" that Snoopy flies
    $100 14
    $100 3
During swallowing, your epiglottis prevents food from entering this air tube
    $100 6
On a menu:
    $200 5
This spinning top is used by both children & adults to play games of chance
    $200 9
After turning down Deanna Durbin, Disney chose Adriana Caselotti to play this "pristine" heroine
    $200 27
Sneaky name for the bomber seen here
    $200 15
Henry Cabot
    $200 4
After childbirth, a hormone called prolactin stimulates the production of this
    $200 20
At the airport:
    $300 7
Despite its calendar date, as a Jewish holy day Hanukkah technically begins at this time on the previous day
    DD: $200 10
Oscar-winner Linda Hunt was a real "tree"t as the voice of Grandmother Willow in this 1995 film
    $300 28
First flown in 1952, this bomber was built to meet U.S. nuclear strategic needs
    $300 16
Your heart,
your cool,
your marbles
    $300 8
Blood is carried to & from the head by the carotid arteries & these principal neck veins
    $300 21
In a letter to your sweetie:
    $400 13
Each morning during Hanukkah, selections known as Hallel from this Biblical book are sung in synagogues
    $400 11
Gilbert Gottfried did a lot of squawking as the voice of Jafar's pushy parrot Iago in this 1992 film
    $400 29
Due to its maneuverbility & range, American pilots quickly learned to respect this fighter
    $400 17
    $400 22
Drumroll please... the eardrum is also known as this membrane
    $400 24
To the Secret Service:
    $500 19
According to tradition, a minute quantity of this oil miraculously burned for 8 days in 165 B.C.
    $500 12
This talk show host supplied the singing voice of Prince Charming in "Cinderella"
    $500 30
It's the American bomber seen here during a '40s atomic bomb test run
    $500 18
    $500 23
While the elbows are hinge joints, the shoulders & hips are this type
    $500 25
To a diver:

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

Kristi James Kathy
$700 $700 -$100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kristi James Kathy
$2,200 $900 $200

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 8
In this Dante work, the poet is given a tour through hell, purgatory & paradise
    $200 3
He's the subject of the Holbein portrait seen here (had six wives)
    $200 1
A Democratic campaign catchphrase in 1992 was "It's" this, "stupid"
    $200 4
Frequent brushing is the lot of owners of this dog called "Yorkie" for short
    $200 5
Laura Branigan & Michael Bolton both asked the pathetic question "How Am I Supposed To" do this
    $400 12
This author of "No Exit" said no to a Nobel Prize in 1964
    $400 7
Bernini's 1623 statue of this Biblical hero has his privates covered, unlike Donatello's or Michelangelo's
    $400 2
In a 1960 song it preceded "ko-ko-bop"
    $400 22
This breed is noted for its loyalty, energy, curiosity & of course, intelligence - "What is a logarithm?" (watching "Jeopardy!" contestant on TV do the same)
    $400 6
The second verse of this Glen Campbell hit begins, "By the time I make Albuquerque"
    $600 13
This Flaubert title character commits suicide because of mounting debt & lies told to her husband Charles
    $600 9
Degas was known for his works in this medium that has to be fixed so it won't blow off the canvas
    $600 26
In 1959 the car-making city of Koromo, Japan changed its nameplate to this
    $600 18
If Edgar Bergen & Charlie McCarthy played bridge, Charlie would always be this
    $600 23
The name of the papillon means this; a drop-eared type is called phalene, "moth"
    $600 14
Cyndi Lauper sang, "I'm sorry, babe, I'm leaving you tonight" because this "changes everything"
    $800 15
In the epic poem "Beowulf", Beowulf destroys this monster by tearing off his arm
    $800 10
This French impressionist based his "Olympia" of 1863 on Titian's "Venus Of Urbino"
    DD: $500 27
Discovered in 1535, this province of Ecuador is 600 miles off the mainland
    $800 19
A full bottle in front of me is better than a full frontal one of these
    $800 24
The Schipperke's name can be translated as "little captain", reflecting its role guarding these
    $800 17
In 1998 Ty Herndon had a country hit about "A Man Holdin' On To A Woman" doing this
    $1000 16
This 1872 Samuel Butler satire has the alternate title "Over The Range"
    $1000 11
This Belgian's "Pandora's Box" & "Golconda" feature men in bowler hats
    $1000 20
You have to "gimme five" to get to this book of the Old Testament
    DD: $2,000 25
This breed is named for the region of present-day Germany where it was first bred
    $1000 21
Completes Randy VanWarmer's 1979 lament "You left me just when..."

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kristi James Kathy
$4,700 $3,700 $2,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

Major Bill Hendricks, a Warner Bros. publicist, founded this holiday charity in 1947

Final scores:

Kristi James Kathy
$4,200 $4,801 $0
2nd place: Trip to Hotel Melia Castilla, Madrid, Spain New champion: $4,801 3rd place: Panasonic Portable DVD Player

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kristi James Kathy
$7,100 $3,700 $2,400
17 R
(including 2 DDs),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
6 W
9 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $13,200

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Game tape date: 1998-10-14
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