Show #5212 - Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Contestants

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Carol Tilley, a library information science instructor from Terre Haute, Indiana

Michael Cholbi, a university professor from San Bernardino, California

Tricia McKinney, a TV news writer from Secaucus, New Jersey (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,499)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE PONY EXPRESS
FOLKS ON SPORTS
LET'S HAVE SOME SUSHI
EUROPEAN CAPITALS
YOU'RE MAKING ME "MAD"
LAST BUT NOT LEAST
    $200 11
Of 5, 10 or 20 miles an hour, riders gererally averaged this
    $200 1
After this man's 81-point game, a writer: "The only bad news? The other four Lakers were arrested for loitering"
    $200 3
Sorry, Charlie, maguro is this kind of fish
    $200 16
Its pride is the Prado
    $200 21
2-word name for a "crazy" character at a Lewis Carroll tea party
    $200 26
Number of the last complete symphony by Beethoven
    $400 12
This "wild" west hero was a Pony Express agent at Rock Creek Station near Fairbury, Nebraska
    $400 2
Jerry West, on this Chicago Bull: "He was the only athlete I ever knew who could play volleyball all by himself"
    $400 4
I could go for some ebi, Japanese for this, but not popcorn or scampi style
    $400 17
It's home to the Swiss Parliament
    $400 22
It's the type of singing arrangement heard here
    $400 27
The last of the old style of these "bugs" rolled off an assembly line in Puebla, Mexico in July 2003
    $600 13
Riders carried a mochila, a special one of these made by Israel Landis
    $600 5
A sports radio host, on this HBO drama sponsoring a NASCAR entry: "Here's hoping nobody opens the trunk"
    $600 8
It's the kajiki seen here, pre-meal
    $600 18
Its aquarium is named for Vasco da Gama
    $600 23
Hardy's title "crowd" that he wanted to get away from
    $600 28
In 1988 newspapers headlined the closing of the last of these in the U.S., putting bunnies out of work
    $800 14
In "Roughing It", this American author described the thrill of seeing an Express rider
    $800 6
This N.Y. Yankee known as A-Rod said, "Therapy can be a good thing; it can be therapeutic"
    $800 9
Ah fugu, or this... you can be deadly but you're soooo delicious...still, Hootie & the Fugu doesn't work
    $800 19
It's known for its nude statue of Paavo Nurmi
    $800 24
A fortified dessert wine from Portugal
    DD: $2,000 29
He was the last U.S. president not sworn in by the Chief Justice of the U.S.
    $1000 15
End to end, the Pony Express ran from this state to California
    $1000 7
Jay Leno said, "On his way home from Torino, he didn't catch his plane. Apparently" this skier "missed the gate"
    $1000 10
Calling it ika is probably better than this English term, or worse, "10-armed cephalopod"
    $1000 20
King Christian VIII's birthplace
    $1000 25
She was from Armentieres in a popular WWI song; Hinky Dinky Parlay Voo!
    $1000 30
The last NASA astronaut to fly in space alone was Ronald Evans as a part of this 1972 Apollo mission

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

Tricia Michael Carol
$5,000 $600 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Tricia Michael Carol
$4,000 $2,000 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

SCIENC"E"
MARQUEE LADIES
THANKS FOR THE MEMOIRS
13-LETTER WORDS
MESSIAH
OTHER WORKS BY HANDEL
    $400 8
It's the tide that flows away from the shore
    $400 13
2001 & 2004: Renee Zellweger as this title character
    $400 6
"iWOZ" tells how he went "from computer geek to cult icon" by inventing the personal computer
    $400 1
In the arts, it's the profession of Cunningham, Robbins & Tharp
    $400 21
Like "Christ", the word "Messiah" means having undergone this ceremony often done with oil
    $400 30
She's the queen who captivates the operatic title character Giulio Cesare
    $800 9
These solar seasonal events occur in March & September
    $800 14
1982: Julie Andrews with the title role(s) in this film
    $800 7
(Hi, I'm Scott Turow.) My memoir "One L" tells "The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at" this law school
    $800 2
If you weighed up to 126 pounds, you'd be as light as this class of boxer
    $800 22
The Jewish Messiah will be in the line of this second king of Israel, who united his nation
    $800 29
It's the job of Acis, who woos Galatea in a Handel pastoral masque
    $1200 10
This condition exists when a chemical reaction & its reverse reaction proceed at the same rate
    $1200 15
1957: Joanne Woodward as this 3-faced woman
    $1200 18
In "Dreams from My Father" this senator told "a story of race and inheritance"
    $1200 3
A rubber-treatment process, or turning into Mr. Spock's kin
    $1200 23
Named for a messianic figure in Shiite Islam, Muqtada al-Sadr's Mahdi army is based in this country
    $1200 28
The opera/oratorio title character Semele has the hots for Jupiter, displeasing this wife of the god
    DD: $3,000 11
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue.) Being an acid, the juice from a lemon acts as this type of liquid, defined as one that conducts current
    $1600 16
1985: Madonna as her
    $1600 19
"Work hard, study and...keep out of politics!", advice from his grandpa, is the title of a memoir by this '80s-'90s Sec. of State
    $1600 4
En francais, s'il vous plait! This thick slice of tenderloin is broiled & served with potatoes & a bernaise sauce
    DD: $3,000 24
It's a future 1,000-year period of blessedness; some think it'll be after the Second Coming, some that it'll lead to it
    $1600 26
Handel set to music Dryden's "Alexander's Feast", with its line "none but" these people "deserves the fair"
    $2000 12
The name of this flap of cartilage comes from words meaning "above the tongue"
    $2000 17
1958: Leslie Caron played this Parisian gal
    $2000 20
This British actress didn't have much nice to say about hubby Philip Roth in her memoir "Leaving a Doll's House"
    $2000 5
From the Latin, it literally means "father of the household"
    $2000 25
This founder of a Persian religion fathered savior sons, to be born at 1,000-year intervals
    $2000 27
The melody heard here is from the opera about Serse, better known to us as this "X"-rated Persian king

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Tricia Michael Carol
$19,200 $11,800 $4,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

LITERARY QUOTES
In an 1859 novel, Charles Dickens called this object "the sharp female newly-born"

Final scores:

Tricia Michael Carol
$11,801 $3,800 $3
2-day champion: $33,300 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Tricia Michael Carol
$21,200 $14,800 $7,000
21 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
19 R,
5 W
(including 1 DD)
12 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $43,000

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