Show #5042 - Tuesday, July 11, 2006

Contestants

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Louis Rice, a university fundraiser from Decatur, Georgia

Dena Martin, an underwriter from Pasadena, California

David Nikithser, a project manager from Hightstown, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,799)

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Jeopardy! Round

POPE-POURRI
THE ROLES OF TOM CRUISE
(Alex: You ID the film.)
MARTIAL ARTS
COVERINGS
FEMALE FIRSTS
A VISIT TO THE "E.R."
    $200 2
Of Abraham V, Martin V or John V, the one who was not a pope
    $200 15
Wannabe Ivy Leaguer Joel Goodson
    $200 1
Judo contestants don't wear shoes & socks, & the color of these changes as they gain expertise
    $200 3
"On top of Old Smokey, all covered with" this, "I lost my true lover..."
    $200 12
In 2006 this Caribbean country made history by swearing in its first wo-mon prime minister, Portia Simpson Miller
    $200 21
Wedding websites say the "3 months' salary" figure for these isn't realistic; buy what she likes
    $400 16
In Manila on Jan. 15, 1995 the Pope honored World Youth Day by celebrating this with over 4 million people
    $400 17
Young lawyer Mitch McDeere
    $400 8
A seito is a student; a sensei is one of these
    $400 4
The current U.S. penny is zinc covered in this
    $400 13
In May 1970 Diane Crump became the first female jockey to ride in this race; she finished 15th aboard Fathom
    $400 22
Who doesn't love plum sauce with these Chinese appetizers?
    $600 28
Pope Urban II told the crusaders to fight not for honor or money but for this act of religious self-punishment
    $600 18
Navy pilot Lt. Pete Mitchell
    $600 9
Used in kendo, the shinai is a sword made of this plant
    $600 5
The baseballs the Harwood Factory made in 1858 were covered not in cowhide but in this, sewn in a figure-eight stitch
    $600 14
In 1944 Lt. Cordelia Cook became the first woman to win both the Bronze Star & this award for her war wounds
    $600 23
One of these is seen here from the 1940s, in Chicago, natch
    $800 29
A Bolivian disguised as a priest attempted to assassinate this pope in 1970
    $800 19
Navy lawyer Lt. Daniel Kaffee
    $800 10
(Jon of the Clue Crew reports from the Chinese Culture Center in San Francisco, CA.) In a movie title, Jackie Chan has played a master of this style of martial arts, which uses an unpredictable flowing style
    $800 6
They're the main machines covered by the domes seen here; the nude beach is farther down shore
    DD: $1,200 26
In 1995 Roberta Cooper Ramo, an Albuquerque attorney, became the first woman president of this organization
    $800 24
1 U.S. dollar equals 1.13 Canadian dollars, for example
    $1000 30
In 1376 St. Catherine of Siena helped convince Pope Gregory XI to end this "captivity" & return to Rome
    $1000 20
Pool shark Vincent Lauria
    $1000 11
This Japanese art translated as "way of harmony of the spirit" uses opponents' energy against them
    $1000 7
The origin of the name of this rooflike canvas covering for a deck on your house is unknown
    $1000 27
In 1933 FDR appointed Ruth Bryan Owen, daughter of this politician, the first U.S. woman diplomat
    $1000 25
(Kelly of the Clue Crew waxes poetic.) Because it only looks like it works, the verse here...
Oh, Montague, I long to PROVE
How strong and stalwart is my LOVE

...has what's called this two-word term

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

David Dena Louis
$3,800 $400 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Dena Louis
$9,400 -$200 $1,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

OLD AMERICAN HISTORY
THE GRAMMYS
(Alex: Then you have to name the character you would e-mail at...)
LITERARY E-MAIL ADDRESSES
THE HENRY WHO...
A ROUND OF GULF
"PAR" FOR THE COURSE
    $400 19
In 1663 John Eliot's translation of this, both the old & new parts, appeared in Algonquin
    $400 9
The Anita Kerr singers won a 1965 Grammy for Best Vocal Group Performance over this quartet's "Help!"
    $400 6
fake_leg@
moby-dick.net
    $400 14
...was the American statesman known as "The Great Compromiser"
    $400 24
Appropriately, Iran has the longest coastline on it
    $400 1
In a 1998 issue of People magazine, Michael J. Fox revealed that he had been diagnosed with this disease
    $800 22
The school in Ct. Eleazor Wheelock opened in 1754 to educate natives moved to N.H. in 1770, becoming this college
    $800 10
A hit for Judy Collins, this tune from Stephen Sondheim's "A Little Night Music" was 1975's Song of the Year
    $800 7
megs_mom@
littlewomen.com
    $800 15
...wrote the line "The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation"
    $800 25
Spanning an area of about 600,000 square miles, it's the world's largest gulf
    $800 2
An imitation that copies another work in a comical way
    $1200 23
Thomas Morton angered the Puritans when he put up a giant one of these for a spring celebration with merrymaking
    $1200 11
He won for Best Male Rock Vocal for 1999 with "American Woman", & then "Again" for 2000
    $1200 8
my_a_is_not_
for_applause@
scarletletter.com
    $1200 16
...beginning in the 1950s was ambassador to the U.N., to South Vietnam & to West Germany
    $1200 26
This historic Vietnamese gulf is really the northwestern arm of the South China Sea
    $1200 3
This Wagnerian opera was first performed in Bayreuth in 1882
    $1600 27
In 1811 De Witt Clinton went to Washington to try to get funds for this "ditch"
    $1600 12
In 1986 Carl Perkins was given a Hall of Fame award for this recording released 30 years earlier
    $1600 20
wannabe_crazy_
bombardier_captain@
catch-22.mil
    $1600 17
...presumably made his greatest discovery November 10, 1871 at the town of Ujiji on Lake Tanganyika
    $1600 29
The Gulf of California is also known as the Sea of this conqueror
    $1600 4
Great frugality or unwillingness to spend money
    DD: $6,000 28
Daniel Shays in 1787, like John Brown in 1859, tried to capture one of these storage places
    $2000 13
2006's Best New Artist for songs like "Used To Love U", he changed his name from plain John Stephens
    $2000 21
tomstarksdad@
allthekingsmen.gov
    $2000 18
...founded Time, Life & Sports Illustrated magazines, among others
    DD: $1,000 30
Prince Edward Island is in the Gulf of this saint
    $2000 5
This 16th century Swiss alchemist opined that "medicine is not only a science; it is also an art"

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Dena Louis
$19,400 $3,200 $19,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

BUSINESS FIRSTS
On July 20, 1903 this company delivered its first product, purchased by a respected Detroiter

Final scores:

David Dena Louis
$26,000 $5,900 $19,500
2-day champion: $44,799 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Dena Louis
$19,000 $4,200 $15,000
26 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
6 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W

Combined Coryat: $38,200

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