Show #5145 - Friday, January 12, 2007

Contestants

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Dom Ochotorena, an Air Force officer from Altadena, California

Val Adamcyk, a foreign services officer originally from Manhasset, New York

Kelly Isenor, a TV news producer from Boston, Massachusetts (whose 1-day cash winnings total $17,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

5 BANDS
THE REPLACEMENTS
THE FALL
'HUSKER DO
THE ENGLISH BEAT
BIG "STAR"
    $200 4
Appropriately, this '80s band sang, "You can't go on thinking, nothing's wrong, who's gonna drive you home tonight?"
    $200 23
A piece that makes it to your foe's deepest row in checkers can be replaced with one of these "royal" ones
    $200 15
In October 1967 in Tehran, he crowned himself Light of the Aryan Race, among other things
    $200 17
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from Girls and Boys Town in Omaha, NE.) After becoming a parish priest in O'Neill, Nebraska, he founded Boys Town near Omaha
    $200 1
This city, first mentioned in 912, is the seat of Britain's oldest university, developed in the 1100s
    $200 11
As soon as corn is picked, its sugar begins to turn into this, so get it into the pot fast!
    $400 5
2 members of this '70s "Ramblin' Man" band died in bike crashes, a year apart & within 3 blocks of each other
    $400 24
When companies do this to their stock, they replace outstanding shares with multiple new ones
    $400 19
Headed by Chief Justice Charles T. Wells, the Supreme Court of this state was in the news in November 2000
    $400 18
Not just a noted NYC psychiatric hospital, it's Nebraska's oldest town, established around 1822 as a fur-trading center
    $400 2
Researchers estimate its construction on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire took about 30 million man-hours
    $400 12
In 1990 this company expanded its Seattle HQ & built a new roasting plant
    $600 6
"Fun", "sleazy" & "raucous" are under "moods" at AllMusic.com for this metal band co-founded by Tommy Lee
    $600 25
The "arthro" in "arthroplasty" refers to these body parts that are replaced with stainless steel or plastic ones
    $600 20
In October 1983 the U.S. invaded this Caribbean country, officially to protect American medical students there
    $600 28
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the University of Nebraska.) Before going to Congress, he strode this field for 25 years as Nebraska's head coach, and the field is now named for him
    $600 3
In 1964 a Shakespeare center was opened on Henley Street in this city
    $600 13
This hotel & casino at 3000 Las Vegas Blvd. South cashed out in 2006
    $800 7
"Remember when we traveled 'round the world, we met a lot of people & girls", sang this Joey McIntyre boy band
    $800 26
George Williams founded the association familiarly known as this to replace life on the street with Bible study
    DD: $1,800 21
On Nov. 8, 1519 the sight of his forces made the Tenochtitlaners feel like they'd "eaten stupefying mushrooms"
    $800 29
One of the 2 vice presidents born in Nebraska; one in 1913, the other in 1941
    $800 9
You'll find the Cavern Club at 10 Mathew Street in this port city; how fab
    $800 14
In WWI Germany introduced this chemical weapon, C4H8Cl2S
    $1000 8
"Welcome to Paradise"; Tre Cool drums for this punk-pop band who performed at 2005's Live 8
    $1000 27
This cell-division process in which a cell's nucleus replicates is vital for repair & replacement of worn-out cells
    $1000 22
In 1918 this date in autumn brought the signing of the armistice ending World War I
    $1000 30
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew reports from Omaha, NE.) I'm in a replica of the Omaha grocery a man with this last name started running in 1915; 50 years later, his grandson started running an investment business called Berkshire Hathaway
    $1000 10
Centenary Square, in the center of this city, is its main cultural center; Alabama has a city by that name as well
    $1000 16
It's a dessert made of eggs, sugar & milk, either baked, boiled or frozen

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

Kelly Val Dom
-$200 $2,000 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Kelly Val Dom
$2,400 $1,600 $5,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

INSIDE THE ARTIST'S STUDIO WITH JAMES LIPTON
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NICKNAMES
"O"PERA
WORLD MUSEUMS
LIFE SCIENCE
DOUBLE MEANINGS
(Alex: Each clue in this last category will have two blanks, and the correct response will be the one word fill both of those blanks--single word.)
    $400 26
(James Lipton reads the clue.) The 19th century--more than 800 oil paintings and 700 drawings--yet you sold but one in your 37 years. Are you bitter?
    $400 16
"The Ryan Express"
    $400 2
Stravinsky enlisted the help of Cocteau for a Libretto based on Sophocles' play about this Theban king
    $400 1
Hanoi, where this man died in 1969, has a museum devoted to him
    $400 21
A nematode is a roundworm; a planarian's shape gives it this name
    $400 7
I know Mike _____ his expense account, but I can't believe he'd steal legal _____ from the conference room
    $800 27
(James Lipton reads the clue.) In 1891, you sold 30 paintings to help finance your move to Tahiti. How marvelous!
    $800 17
"The Rocket"
    $800 8
George finds out Lennie has a dead mouse in his pocket in this Carlisle Floyd opera based on a 1937 novel
    $800 3
Totem poles & Noh masks are at the Pitt Rivers Museum, given on condition that Oxford hire a lecturer on this -ology
    $800 22
In colenterates like jellyfish, the cavity called the coelenteron has an opening called this--don't get too complex
    $800 9
Maybe Don needs to get more exercise; he _____ just from pulling up his _____
    $1200 28
(James Lipton reads the clue.) You finished "The Sick Child" in 1886. 7 years later, the world would recoil from "The Scream." Tell us about your pain
    $1200 18
"The Big Hurt"
    $1200 13
Verdi's work on this General's life opens in Cyprus; Shakespeare's tale begins in Venice
    $1200 4
"ANZACs in France, 1969" was a 2006 exhibit at a war museum in this capital city
    $1200 23
In nat. selection, a ref froggus trebekus has .5 relative fitness if it produces 1/2 as many of these as a pink one
    $1200 10
I liked that girl with the cute little _____ nose, so to have her _____ me really hurts
    $1600 19
Yankee batting champ "Donnie Baseball"
    $1600 14
Titania & Puck play a part in the Carl Maria Von Weber opera named for this king of the fairies
    $1600 5
A Durer collection is highlight of this city's Kunsthistorisches Museum, built up by the Hapsburgs
    DD: $2,000 24
In a fish's 2-chambered heart, it's the chamber that receives blood from the veins
    $1600 11
Chairman Mao was very resourceful when he built a seaworthy _____ out of a lot of old _____ lying around
    $2000 20
"The Bird"--seen here--he was a national sensation in 1976
    $2000 15
Disney World crowds might go nuts for this title knight, aka Roland, made famous by both Hande & Vivaldi
    DD: $2,000 6
It's the set of museums that includes the Museo Pio-Clementino, exhibiting sculpture
    $2000 25
The 2 main types of vascular seed plants are gymnosperms & these, 80% of known green plants
    $2000 12
I started to _____ in the hot sun, but I had to grab the _____ out of Ed's belt so he wouldn't score a TD

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Kelly Val Dom
$10,400 $7,200 $5,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

LITERARY TITLES
This 1954 book title refers to an impaled sow's head, an offering to the "beast"

Final scores:

Kelly Val Dom
$14,500 $10,001 $1
2-day champion: $31,800 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Kelly Val Dom
$14,400 $7,200 $4,000
17 R,
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
12 R,
1 W
14 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $25,600

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