Show #5055 - Friday, July 28, 2006

Last game of Season 22.

Contestants

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Brad Jeffcoat, a student from Vidalia, Georgia

Reda Chambers, a substitute teacher from Chandler, Arizona

Eugene Manning, a U.S. Army specialist from Honolulu, Hawaii (whose 1-day cash winnings total $10,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

U.S. LAKES & RIVERS
SONG TITLES
DAY TIME
THAT'S POLITICS
DON'T GO TO PIECES
TAKE YOUR "MED"s
    $200 16
As you can gather from its name, Lake Texoma is shared by these 2 states
    $200 26
Duran Duran:
"Hungry Like The ___"
    $200 11
The first day of the week mentioned by name in "Robinson Crusoe" isn't Friday but this (1st day is a clue)
    $200 6
In July 1804 in the same N.J. place where his son had died in a duel 3 years before, he did not take aim; oops
    $200 21
More complicated than scissors, this device turns your sensitive documents into confetti
    $200 1
Almost a million square miles, it's bordered by 3 continents
    $400 17
This large Louisiana lake is named for Louis XIV's marine minister
    $400 27
Wilson Pickett:
"___ Sally"
    $400 12
In English, it's alphabetically the last day of the week
    $400 7
Depicted here, she earned a master's degree from Notre Dame in 1975
    $400 22
"I'm in tatters", Mick Jagger sang in this tune from "Some Girls"
    $400 2
A means of mass communication, or a psychic communicating with the dead
    $600 18
Until 1900 when engineers reversed the flow, this river flowed into Lake Michigan
    $600 28
Elton John:
"Honky ___"
    $600 13
J. Wellington Wimpy often said, "I will gladly pay you" this day "for a hamburger today"
    $600 8
In 1996 Sam Brownback was elected to complete the term of this Kansas senator who ran for president
    $600 23
From the Book of Common Prayer, "Those whom God hath joined together let no man put" this
    $600 3
9-letter term for a large disk worn as an ornament on a chain around the neck
    $800 19
This lake whose French name means "heart of an awl" is at the heart of a beautiful resort area in Idaho
    $800 29
David Bowie:
"Diamond ___"
    $800 14
Day of the week that's the English equivalent to the Latin Saturni dies
    $800 9
This man seen here holds the signed copy of SALT II, & gets biz-zay with Jimmy Carter
    $800 24
It's the term archaeologists use for those broken pieces of pottery found during digs
    $800 4
From the French for "middle of a rugged mountain", it's an adjective meaning adequate, but not very good
    DD: $2,000 20
In 1819 the Independence became the first steamboat used on this river
    $1000 30
Peter Gabriel:
"Shock The ___"
    $1000 15
G.K. Chesterton wrote of a "Man Who Was" this day
    $1000 10
In 1848 Horace Mann filled the congressional seat of this ex-president
    $1000 25
Something may be blown to these, from the Irish Gaelic smoidar, "fragment"
    $1000 5
The middle value in a set of statistical values

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

Eugene Reda Brad
$800 $1,800 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Eugene Reda Brad
$1,600 $3,000 $3,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE FIRM
THE CHAMBER
THE TESTAMENT
(Alex: You have to tell us what Biblical book each quote is from.)
THE BRETHREN
THE PARTNER
(Alex: And the common link...)
JOHN GRISHAM
    $400 21
In 1950 the Minnesota Valley Canning Company changed its name to this 2-word one, after its "Jolly" brand
    $400 16
An older recording-studio technique used this chamber designed to add reverberation
    $400 11
"Then said the Lord unto Moses, behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you"
    $400 1
In boyhood, Alex of this family played guitar & Eddie was a drummer; later they switched
    $400 6
Acquaintances & relatives:
___ & kin
    $400 26
Tulane law student Darby Shaw uncovers a conspiracy for the birds in this Grisham thriller
    $800 22
This word for washed clothing is the name of a fashion line by Shelli Segal
    $800 17
Kiva, a ceremonial chamber, comes from the language of these westernmost Pueblo Indians, aka the Moki
    $800 12
"For Sarah conceived, and bare Abraham a son in his old age at the set time of which God had spoken to him"
    $800 2
Sean's kid brother, this "Footloose" & "True Romance" actor passed away in 2006
    $800 7
In an Israeli patriotic song:
blue & ___
    $800 27
In 1981 Grisham graduated from law school in this state; he was admitted to its bar later that year
    $1200 23
The name of this franchise means "a hugely popular movie"
    $1200 18
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew shows us a hyperbaric chamber on Catalina Island, CA.) A hyperbaric chamber is also called this type of chamber, not because you relax, but because you return to normal pressure
    DD: $5,000 13
"After these things Paul departed from Athens, and came to Corinth"
    $1200 3
Acting brothers from Texas whose collective credits include "Old School" & "Shanghai Noon"
    $1200 8
Sausage & potatoes, luv:
bangers & ___
    $1200 28
This Grisham novel centers on a lawsuit against a big tobacco company & the sequestration of the title group
    $1600 24
This brand's Spread Satin paint was launched nationally in 1949
    $1600 19
Many visitors to this castle where Victoria is buried have been awed by the royal presence in the Presence Chamber
    $1600 14
"There came wise men from the East to Jerusalem, saying, where is he that is born king of the Jews?"
    $1600 4
It's not Ronde Barber so it must be this twin & fellow NFL star
    $1600 9
Dealing with railroads & aviation:
House Committee on ___ & Infrastructure
    DD: $2,000 29
The title character of this Grisham novel is 11-year-old Mark, who hires a lawyer, Reggie Love
    $2000 25
Eddie Steeples is the Rubberband Man in ads for this chain selling everything from school supplies to desk chairs
    $2000 20
Atomic particle paths can be tracked in this device that contains a supersaturated vapor
    $2000 15
"Be not thou envious against evil men, neither desire to be with them. For their heart studieth destruction"
    $2000 5
"Statesboro Blues" kicks off the 1971 live album "At Fillmore East" by these brothers' band
    $2000 10
In the Lesser Antilles:
St. Kitts & ___
    $2000 30
In a 2003 Grisham book, fictional public defender Clay Carter earns this nickname, also that of real-life lawyer Melvin Belli

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Eugene Reda Brad
$16,200 $7,800 $8,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

AMERICANA
A monument at this Nebraska site bears the words "He ain't heavy, Father... he's m' brother"

Final scores:

Eugene Reda Brad
$15,200 $15,600 $16,400
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $16,400

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Eugene Reda Brad
$12,000 $9,800 $8,400
15 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
20 R,
6 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
3 W

Combined Coryat: $30,200

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