Responses for show #1246 - Monday, January 22, 1990

Contestants

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Dan Bowman, a letter carrier from Dixon, Illinois

Mike Yanochik, a law student from Austin, Texas

Steven Kurtz, a columnist originally from Michigan (whose 2-day cash winnings total $20,500)

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Jeopardy! Round responses

ADVERTISING
ARGENTINA
NAMES IN THE NEWS
SHOW MUSIC
POTENT POTABLES
CAPITAL PUNISHMENT
(we will give you the name of a person, you have to tell us the form of capital punishment)
    $100 17
Spuds MacKenzie

Steve
    $100 22
Futbol/Soccer

Mike
    $100 12
Steve Garvey

Steve
    $100 1
"Down in River City"

Mike
    $100 8
Soda Water/Club Soda

Steve
    $100 2
Burned at the stake

Mike
    $200 18
(D: What is Tylenol?)

Advil

SteveDan
    $200 23
Roman Catholic

Dan
    $200 13
William Bennett

Mike
    $200 7
Speak English

Dan
    $200 26
Rum

Dan
    $200 3
Firing Squad

Dan
    $300 19
Corn Flakes

Steve
    $300 24
Gauchos

Dan
    $300 14
Kenya

Dan
    $300 9
"But Baby It's Cold Outside"

Steve
    $300 27
Aperitifs

Dan
    $300 4
Drank Hemlock

Dan
    $400 20
Top Right

Steve
    $300 25
(D: I have no idea)

The Peronistas (the party of Juan Peron)

Dan
    $400 15
(M: Who is Qadaffi?)

Malcolm Forbes

SteveMike
    $400 10
"There's Nothing Like A Dame"

Steve
    $400 28
(D: What is brandy?)

Champagne Brands

Dan
Triple Stumper
    $400 5
Beheaded

Mike
    $500 21
Burma Shave

Steve
    $500 30
Pampas

Dan
    $500 16
Sheik Abdul Al-Karim Obed

Mike
    $500 11
Baltimore, Boston & Philadelphia

Steve
    $500 29
Bourbon

Dan
    $500 6
Hung from the gallows

Steve

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Steve Mike Dan
$2,300 $900 $1,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Mike Dan
$3,800 $1,000 $2,100

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

WORLD WAR II
FAMOUS QUOTES
FINE CHINA
U.S. GEOGRAPHY
BIRDS
NOVEL OPERAS
    $200 1
Soviet Union/Russia

Mike
    $200 12
Money

Dan
    $200 26
Ireland

Mike
    $200 19
(D: What is the Missouri?)

Mississippi River

MikeDan
    $200 5
Cardinals

Mike
    $200 10
The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Dan
    $400 2
George Patton

Mike
    $400 13
(S: What is success?)

Living Well

Steve
Triple Stumper
    $400 27
(less than a minute to go....)

Japan

Triple Stumper
    $400 20
Indiana

Dan
    $400 7
Owls

Dan
    $400 16
"War And Peace"

Mike
    $600 3
Italy

Mike
    $600 14
What you preach

Mike
    $600 28
Wedgwood

Dan
    $600 21
Florida

Steve
    $600 8
Parrots

Triple Stumper
    $600 18
Sir Walter Scott

Mike
    $800 4
Guam & Wake Island

Dan
    $800 15
Spinoza

Steve
    $300 29
Hummel

Dan
    $800 23
The Cascades

Dan
    $800 9
Canaries

Steve
    $800 22
Franz Kafka

Mike
    $1000 6
Burma

Dan
    $1000 17
Rene Descartes

Mike
    $1000 30
Limoges

Dan
    $1000 24
(S: What is Levittown?)

Columbia

Steve
Triple Stumper
    $1,000 11
(A: Before you pull out your stamps, notepads & envelopes, the bird in the picture was actually a Kiwi (in the follow-up, Alex said it was an emu)...we realize our error, indeed!)

New Zealand (Kiwi)

Dan
    $1000 25
Billy Budd

Mike

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Steve Mike Dan
$4,600 $7,200 $8,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

DISNEY
[All three players wrote their responses quickly, so the "Think!" music didn't go the full 30 seconds.]
SteveWhat is the Jungle Book
$4,500
MikeWhat is Jungle Book?
$4,000
DanWhat is the Jungle Book?
$5,801
The Jungle Book

Final scores:

Steve Mike Dan
$9,100 $11,200 $14,401
3rd place: Landes 5-piece Coffee & Tea Service 2nd place: Maytag Washer & Dryer Combo New champion: $14,401

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Steve Mike Dan
$4,600 $7,200 $9,400
15 R,
2 W
18 R,
1 W
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $21,200

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