Show #5054 - Thursday, July 27, 2006

Celeste DiNucci game 6.

Contestants

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Danelle Johnson, a postal clerk from Salt Lake City, Utah

Eugene Manning, a U.S. Army specialist from Honolulu, Hawaii

Celeste DiNucci, a grad student from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (whose 5-day cash winnings total $83,601)

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Jeopardy! Round

CONNECT UP WITH CONNECTICUT
BEAR STUFF
THE 2005 GREENSBORO MAYORAL RACE
(Alex: Greensboro, North Carolina actual write-in vote-getters. You're gonna love 'em.)
GREAT PEOPLE OF HISTORY
RESTAURANTS
3-LETTER WORDS
    $200 26
It's the spice in Connecticut's state nickname that you might sprinkle into your eggnog on a cold Connecticut night
    $200 16
Track 7 on his "30 No. 1 Hits" album is "(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear"
    $200 8
Vote did he get, this 900-year-old "Star Wars" character
    $200 2
Aristotle was a tutor of this world conqueror
    $200 1
An inexpensive establishment of dubious hygiene is known as a "greasy" this utensil
    $200 21
Honey-making hive homey
    $400 27
Connecticut's official state hero is this native son who was executed by the British in 1776
    $400 17
In 2002 the teddy bear, or as it was originally called, Teddy's Bear, celebrated this anniversary
    $400 9
AKA Forsythe Pendleton Jones in the "Archie" comics series, he got a vote
    $400 3
It's the more familiar way that Holy Roman Emperor Charles the Great is known
    $400 4
If Giuseppe is a trattore, or restaurateur, this is the type of Italian restaurant he runs
    $400 22
Wynken & Blynken's buddy
    $600 28
Bridgeport, Connecticut has a P.T. Barnum museum & a statue of this tiny "General"
    $600 18
American Greetings turned these into a card line, a stuffed animal line & an animated film series
    $600 10
This "everyman" name, also the bassist/vocalist of the punk band X, got 4 votes
    $600 13
King Darius the Great of this empire sent an army into Greece in 490 B.C., but it was defeated at Marathon
    $600 5
At a sushi bar, spice wimps should learn the word "sabinuki", or "no" this
    $600 23
A large, unruly crowd of people, perhaps headed by Lucky Luciano
    $800 29
Joe Lieberman & this man are Connecticut's U.S. Senate team
    DD: $1,000 19
Subject of a 1930s novelty song; in 1993 9,750 bears & their owners attended one set up in New Zealand
    $800 11
1 vote for this Missouri-born talk show host whom Al Franken called "a Big Fat Idiot" in a 1996 book
    $800 14
A prolific fighter & builder, he ruled Egypt from about 1290 to 1223 B.C.
    $800 6
Buca dell'Orafo is in the cellar of what was once a goldsmith's shop near the Ponte Vecchio in this city
    $800 24
A beam of light, or Mr. Charles
    $1000 30
New London, Connecticut is the home of this U.S. military academy
    $1000 20
An old stuffed bear from this German company sold at auction in 1994 for a lot of the green stuff--$158,000
    $1000 12
3 votes went to this Disney character who debuted in "The Wise Little Hen" in 1934
    $1000 15
The Wailing Wall in Jerusalem was a retaining wall this "Great" king had built to shore up the temple platform
    $1000 7
When Hiltl opened in Zurich in 1898, its customers were called Grasfresser, as it's this kind of restaurant
    $1000 25
Top-fermented beer relative

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

Celeste Eugene Danelle
$1,800 $2,200 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Celeste Eugene Danelle
$5,000 $4,000 $4,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

BODIES OF WATER
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR
MUSIC
ALLITERATIVE FILL IN THE BLANK
GRAVEYARD SHIFT
"E" BAY
    $400 21
This large lake straddles France & Switzerland; Switzerland has the largest part
    $400 6
1996 & 2000:
A golfer
    $400 7
The Everly Brothers sang close two-part ones
    $400 12
Poe:
"Once upon a midnight dreary while I pondered ____ and ____"
    $400 1
The finger of this man (d. 1642) was snipped off as his remains were moved & is now at Museo di Storia della Scienzia
    $400 26
Use your birr to buy a beer in this country that borders Djibouti & Eritrea
    $800 22
(Jon of the Clue Crew gives the clue from Oregon.) On October 16, 1805, Lewis & Clark reached this river--the final water link to take them to the Pacific
    $800 13
1991:
A pro basketball player
    DD: $2,000 8
Liszt was among the customers of Bosendorfer, a firm that's been making these since 1828
    $800 17
William Blake:
"Tyger! Tyger! _____ _____ in the forests of the night"
    $800 2
This "Mont Blanc" poet was exhumed due to a Tuscan act that required all bodies that washed ashore be burned
    $800 27
Thinking green, biologist Ernst Haeckel coined this term for the way animals interact with the environment
    $1200 23
This country's Lake Taal sits in the crater of an old volcano on the island of Luzon
    $1200 14
2004:
A baseball team
    $1200 9
Da gamba, or "for the leg", follows this in the name of the instrument seen here
    $1200 18
Coleridge:
"____, ____ everywhere and all the
boards did shrink"
    $1200 3
This 1982 movie revolved around a house built on top of a graveyard where the headstones had been removed
    $1200 28
Colonel Paul Tibbets was at the controls of this B-29 bomber on August 6, 1945
    $1600 24
The Green River is its largest tributary; they meet up in southeastern Utah
    $1600 15
1977:
A teenage jockey
    $1600 10
"Checkout" this term for an area of the vocal range, like the middle one & the lower or chest one
    $1600 19
Robert Burns:
"O, my luve's like a
___, ___ ___ that's newly sprung in June"
    $1600 4
After Charles II was restored in 1660, he had this man exhumed from Westminster Abbey, hanged & decapitated
    $1600 29
In a movie this type of shot lets the audience know where the ensuing action is taking place
    DD: $1,000 25
The south arm of this sea, named for the Englishman who explored it in 1841, is an ice shelf
    $2000 16
1959:
A Swedish boxer
    $2000 11
Webster's defines this word as "a chord of three tones consisting of a root with its third and fifth"
    $2000 20
Frost:
"The woods are lovely, ___ and ___ / But I have promises to keep and miles to go before I sleep"
    $2000 5
Matthew Henson, author of "A Negro Explorer at the North Pole", was reinterred aptly near this admiral in 1988
    $2000 30
In 1817 at age 51, Eli Whitney wed the 31-year-old granddaughter of this "Great Awakening" clergyman

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Celeste Eugene Danelle
$7,400 $15,000 $9,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN WOMEN AUTHORS
Henry James called her "the Thackeray, the Trollope, of the nursery and the schoolroom"

Final scores:

Celeste Eugene Danelle
$0 $10,000 $4,600
3rd place: $1,000 New champion: $10,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Celeste Eugene Danelle
$7,400 $14,800 $9,400
16 R,
4 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
17 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $31,600

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