Show #3633 - Wednesday, May 24, 2000

Contestants

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Lauren Cercone, a consumer new products developer originally from Boston, Massachusetts

Jason Wejnert, an engineer from Gilbert, Arizona

Mike Andrews, a writer originally from Detroit, Michigan (whose 1-day cash winnings total $5,901)

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Jeopardy! Round

AROUND THE USA
CONTAINERS
TV CATCHPHRASES
(Alex: You identify the show)
LITERARY QUOTES
TAKE THE KIDS!
FIELD OF "DREAM"s
    $100 17
The first skyscraper in the U.S. was built in 1885 in this city, now home to the USA's tallest
    $100 11
This "chest" holds the clothing & linens of a woman holding on to the chance she'll someday be married
    $100 6
"Yabba Dabba Do!"
    $100 1
Novel in which you'd find the line "I made him know his name should be Friday, which was the day I saved his life"
    $100 26
Toon Lagoon at Universal Studios Florida boasts a white-knuckle raft ride named for Bluto & this sailor
    $100 12
Someone considered very good-looking is said to be one of these "ships"
    $200 18
The Portland Headlight Lighthouse is in this state, the first one to see the morning sun
    $200 22
The genie Aladdin found was in a lamp; the ones Sinbad & Tony Nelson found were in these
    $200 7
"Don't Have A Cow, Man!"
    $200 2
He "Appeared on the sidewalk with a bucket of whitewash and a long-handled brush"
    $200 27
At Nepal's Royal Chitwan National Park, watch out for the marsh-mugger type of this gator relative
    $200 13
Collective name for the 1992 U.S. men's Olympic basketball squad
    $300 19
Minute Man National Historic Park is on Liberty Street in this city
    $300 23
In the sky, hot-air balloon passengers ride in one; around the house, wastepaper goes in it
    $300 8
"The Truth Is Out There"
    $300 3
"Okie use' ta mean you was from Oklahoma. Now it means...you're scum" is a line from this novel
    $300 28
Kids love to klomp around in klompen, like the ones seen here at a market in this country
    $300 14
In 1983 Eurythmics hit No. 1 on the U.S. pop charts with this song
    $400 20
Oregon is home to the 5,700-foot-deep Hells Canyon & this 1,922-foot-deep lake
    $400 24
Container into which the White Rabbit & Mad Hatter try to stuff the Dormouse
    $400 9
"Sorry About That, Chief"
    $400 4
She "Stood on the scaffold of the pillory, an infant on her arm, and the letter A, in scarlet...upon her bosom"
    $400 29
The Polynesian Cultural Center on the north shore of this island is famous for canoe pageants & luaus
    $400 15
This popular musical was supposedly based in part on the lives & careers of the Supremes
    $500 21
State that's home to the most wild horses; it was also home to the Mustang Ranch
    DD: $900 25
It was once the cask containing the drinking water on a ship; today it means gossip or rumors
    $500 10
"What you talkin' 'bout, Willis?"
    $500 5
For this 1938 story Hemingway wrote, "No one has explained what the leopard was seeking at that altitude"
    $500 30
Several times a day, a pirate ship battles a British frigate in front of this "novel" Las Vegas hotel
    $500 16
Freud published this landmark study in 1899

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

Mike Jason Lauren
$2,000 $1,000 $1,600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Jason Lauren
$2,800 $2,500 $1,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE 1490s
(Alex: Great years!)
CAPITOL RECORDS
SHAKESPEAREAN ACTORS
VIDEO POTPOURRI
COUNTRY NAME ORIGINS
EDIBLE RESPONSES
    $200 8
In 1497 John Cabot explored the coast of this continent, possibly including Cape Breton
    $200 19
In early 2000 this legendary band released "Is Anybody Out There? The Wall Live"
    $200 3
In 1998 Alec Baldwin & Angela Bassett co-starred on the New York stage as this pair of Scottish schemers
    $200 22
A German tax collector developed this dog breed to have protection while on his rounds:
    $200 14
An ancient Scandinavian name meaning "Kingdom of the Svears" may have given this country its name
    $200 1
Nationality of author Hans Christian Andersen
    $400 9
The 1496 book "Treatyse Of Fysshynge With An Angle" describes these stiil-used artificial "insect" lures
    $400 24
This Beatle's rockin' new Capitol release is titled "Run Devil Run"
    $400 4
Hal Holbrook portrayed this malevolent moneylender in a 1999 production of "The Merchant Of Venice"
    $400 23
Suitable for early-evening parties, it's the "beverage" dress seen here:
    $400 15
For the abundance of the metal found there, this South American country's name is from the Latin for "silver"
    $400 2
Dr. Scholl has a "Cushlin Gel" pad to relieve you from the pain of one of these
    $600 10
In 1492 Spain took Grenada, the last kingdom of these people in Spain
    $600 25
"Shake Your Rump" & "Fight For Your Right" are on "The Sounds Of Science", a 1999 anthology by these "Boys"
    $600 5
1989 was a good year for this actor: he starred in "Hamlet" onstage & "My Left Foot" on film
    $600 29
Classified by taste, one of the two main varieties of the nut seen here:
    $600 16
Citizens of this mountainous nation of the Balkans refer to it as Shqiperia or "Land of the Eagles"
    $600 13
Actor most associated with the 6 Degrees of Separation game
    $800 11
His fleet left Lisbon in 1497 & sailed around the Cape of Good Hope to India in under a year
    $800 26
This singer's album "The Ego Has Landed" is conquering the U.K. & USA with hits like "Angels" & "Millennium"
    $800 6
In 1966 Jon Voight was onstage in San Diego playing this airy sprite in "The Tempest"
    $800 30
A great view of Earth is achieved during this activity seen here:
    $800 17
Never wider than 200 miles, this long South American nation's name may come from an indigenous word meaning "snow"
    $800 20
Dolores O'Riordan became the lead singer of this band via a referral from the old lead singer
    $1000 12
This "Magnificent" tyrant of Florence & patron of the arts died in April 1492
    $1000 27
This singer's 1999 album "Deconstruction" follows her 1997 smash "Blurring The Edges"
    $1000 7
Katharine Hepburn played Beatrice to Alfred Drake's Benedick in a 1957 staging of this "ado"rable comedy
    $1000 28
This English-speaking country whose flag is seen here south of Cuba in the Caribbean Sea:
    DD: $2,600 18
The name of this country of the West Indies means "bearded"
    DD: $2,000 21
Among politicians, it means to speak or write equivocally on an important issue

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Mike Jason Lauren
$13,400 $4,500 $600
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

BOOKS & AUTHORS
Famous profession of the woman who wrote the 1999 inspirational book "The Long Program"

Final scores:

Mike Jason Lauren
$10,000 $7,500 $100
2-day champion: $15,901 2nd place: Trip to Quail Lodge Resort & Golf Club, Carmel, California 3rd place: 1-800-GIFT-CERTIFICATE Gift Certificate

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Mike Jason Lauren
$11,800 $4,100 $2,600
29 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
10 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R,
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $18,500

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