Show #5035 - Friday, June 30, 2006

Contestants

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Susannah Jacobson, a communications assistant from Madison, Wisconsin

Jeff Knorr, a teacher from Waterford, New York

Jennifer Casey, a high school drama teacher originally from Sonoma, California (whose 1-day cash winnings total $6,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

OSCAR NIGHT 2006
FIRST LADIES' FATHERS
HERBS & SPICES
WE'RE IN YOUR "DET"
FACT
FABLE
    $200 1
This film broke the back of expectations by taking the award for Best Picture
    $200 16
Thomas Jefferson Taylor, a Karnack, Texas rancher
    $200 6
It's been said that sneezewort, used as this to induce sneezing, "cleanses the head of tough slimy humours"
    $200 11
After 4 years of active duty, LAPD officers are eligible to take exams to qualify for sergeant or this position
    $200 26
The Constitution makes the president this "of the Army and Navy... and of the militia of the several states"
    $200 19
Robin Hood's Larder, an oak in this forest, blew down in 1966
    $400 2
He stepped away from his "Daily Show" desk & came West to host the telecast
    $400 17
Wilburn Edgar Smith, a Plains, Georgia mechanic
    $400 7
Bittersweet is known as woody this & belladonna is also known as deadly this
    $400 12
An alternate route taken by automobile traffic when the normal route cannot be used
    $400 27
On a traditional Snellen one of these, the 9 letters on the 11th line are P E Z O L C F T D
    $400 20
She may be a vampire or the first wife of Adam
    $600 3
She walked the red carpet & walked away with the Best Actress award for her role in "Walk the Line"
    $600 18
John Payne, a Virginia plantation owner
    $600 8
This type of garlic grown mainly in California has huge cloves, averaging 1 ounce
    $600 13
The policy of discouraging an enemy attack by maintaining sufficient military force to retaliate
    $600 28
According to the book "Sizes", in Japan, these are 7 or 8 inches long & pointed; in China, they're 10 inches & blunt
    $600 21
The more fabulous name for the round, dark areas of grass caused by fungi
    $800 4
A past nominee for directing movies like "Nashville" & "Short Cuts", he accepted an honorary Oscar
    $800 24
Charles D. Henry, a Waterloo, Iowa banker
    $800 9
Its seeds are found on rye bread & its essential oil is used in kummel liqueur
    $800 14
In 1995 Camilo Jose Vergara proposed making this city's abandoned skyscrapers a theme park
    $800 29
To dial the old KLondike 5 exchange used in many movies & TV shows, dial this
    $800 22
For sailors, this musician's "Green" is a place with non-stop music & dance, unlimited tobacco & loads of rum
    $1000 5
This film that begins in Japan in the 1920s earned Oscars for cinematography, costuming & art direction
    $1000 25
William S. Bloomer, a Midwestern rubber goods salesman
    $1000 10
The name of this flowering herb also means "wolflike"
    $1000 15
A cleansing substance made from synthetic compounds rather than fats or lye
    $1000 30
Ray Charles Leonard became Sugar Ray Leonard; Walker Smith, Jr. became this boxer
    DD: $1,000 23
The tempter in Goethe's "Faust" goes by this 14-letter name

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

Jennifer Jeff Susannah
$600 $2,200 $6,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Jeff Susannah
$600 $4,400 $10,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

CLASSICAL MUSIC
CABLE TELEVISION
THE 18th CENTURY WORLD
WHO THE "H" ARE YOU?
MOSCOW KNOW-HOW
PALINDROMIC WORDS
(Alex: Words that are the same comin' and goin'.)
    $400 6
In 1862 Ludwig Ritter Von Kochel issued a catalog of this Austrian composer's works, using "K" numbers
    $400 1
This graphic FX drama centers on plastic surgeons Sean McNamara & Christian Troy
    $400 11
In 1723 William Buchanan published a detailed history of this U.K. country's clans
    $400 16
This menswear designer has a Tommy line for women, along with a Tommy Girl fragrance
    $400 26
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew points out a feature on a church in Moscow, Russia.) In Moscow, you can see how these church features got their name--they do look like a certain bulb vegetable
    $400 21
This device uses electromagnetic waves to locate objects
    $800 7
The loud surprise in his "Surprise" Symphony comes during a soft passage in the second movement
    $800 2
Bravo showed viewers what it's like "Being" this R&B singer who's married to Whitney Houston
    $800 12
Gisborne on Poverty Bay was the site of this Britsh explorer's first landing in New Zealand in 1769
    $800 17
Fritz is the nickname of this former South Carolina senator
    $800 27
Moscow ceased for a time to be the capital of Russia when this ruler built a new capital on the Baltic Coast
    $800 22
It's the tool seen here
    $1200 8
This type of composition whose name is from the Latin for "flight" features multiple melodies in counterpoint
    $1200 3
Hank Azaria is the title character in this Showtime series about a psychiatrist with a dysfunctional family
    $1200 13
Canada's longest river is named for this explorer who traveled on it in 1789
    $1200 18
Of the 7 men who grace the front of current American paper money, this man died the youngest
    $1200 28
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew now reports from a market in Moscow.) Russian markets feature an array of these urns that have use beyond boiling water--now, decorative objects
    $1200 23
Generic term for any vehicle that competes in the Daytona 500, for instance
    $1600 9
This Offenbach work that contains the popular "Barcarolle" premiered in 1881 after his death
    $1600 4
Having problems with your pooch? Get guidance from Cesar Millan on this National Geographic Channel show
    $1600 14
In 1748 he electrocuted a turkey & roasted it over a fire started by electricity
    $1600 19
He was White House Chief of Staff, Supreme Commander of NATO Forces in Europe & Secy. of State
    $1600 29
Due to Ivan the Terrible's purges, Tatars from this Ukraine peninsula easily sacked a depopulated Moscow in 1571
    $1600 24
Palindromic adjective meaning "municipal"
    $2000 10
During World War II this Polish pianist was one of his country's leaders in exile
    $2000 5
Style gurus Stacy London & Clinton Kelly teach fashion do's & don'ts on this TLC show
    $2000 15
In 1776 this South American city was made the capital of the new Viceroyalty of the Rio de la Plata
    $2000 20
During the Trojan War, Achilles defiantly dragged this dead prince's body around the walls of the besieged city
    DD: $9,000 30
(Sarah of the Clue Crew reports from Moscow, Russia.) Luminaries whose ashes are interred at the Kremlin Wall include this U.S. journalist portrayed in the movie "Reds"
    DD: $2,000 25
An important article of religious faith

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Jennifer Jeff Susannah
$6,200 $18,600 $29,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

CHILDREN'S AUTHORS
This author & illustrator has said, "Max is like my demented son and he's taking care of his father for life"

Final scores:

Jennifer Jeff Susannah
$1 $33,600 $37,201
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $37,201

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Jennifer Jeff Susannah
$6,200 $11,600 $29,200
7 R,
1 W
13 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
33 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $47,000

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