Show #5220 - Friday, April 27, 2007

Andrew Rostan game 2.

Contestants

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Juli Hinds, a city planner from South Burlington, Vermont

Brian Marshall, a registered nurse from Audubon, New Jersey

Andrew Rostan, a student originally from Boardman, Ohio (whose 1-day cash winnings total $31,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE CIVIL WAR
(Alex: Well, maybe not so much fun on that one.)
ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL?
(Alex: Yes.)
THE NEW YORK TIMES ARTS
IT'S A SCIENTIFIC FACT
HOLIDAYS & OBSERVANCES
IN THE MIDDLE OF THE STATE
(Alex: We'll give you some letters from the middle of a state, you have to tell us what the state is.)
    $200 1
In March 1864 he was appointed General-in-Chief of the Union armies
    $200 13
One of the 3 current NFL teams that were once based in Los Angeles
    $200 8
The Times told us the Stratford-on-Avon church where he was buried in 1616 needed $2 million in repairs
    $200 6
Traditionally, biology has been divided into 2 fields: botany, the study of plants, & this, the study of animals
    $200 19
French kids get chocolate chickens on this spring holiday
    $200 24
Get comfy & "tuck" yourself into this state
    $400 2
For the first couple of years of the war, the Confederacy purchased most of its ships from this country
    $400 14
In 2007 this Colts leader became the first African-American head coach to win a Super Bowl
    $400 9
Of a biopic on this author: "Once upon a time, Flopsy & Mopsy, there was a plucky proto-feminist..."
    $400 7
In 1705 this Brit became the first scientist to be knighted for his work; you could say he had some "pull"
    $400 20
The USA's Constitution Day is observed in this autumn month
    $400 25
"Ow"! Don't hurt yourself inside this state
    $600 3
After many days of bombardment, it became the first Union fort surrendered to the Confederates
    $600 15
This Florida team is the only NFL franchise whose team name is that of a sea-dwelling creature
    $600 10
In 2006 Donald Hall, known for poems about his wife, Jane Kenyon, was lauded after his appointment as this
    $600 18
One of the 2 main types of chemical bonds
    $600 21
The half-mile route for this annual event begins at Santo Domingo Street in Pamplona
    $600 26
I'll never "sour" on this state
    $800 4
Shortly after the war's outbreak, this famous cartoonist became a staff artist for Harper's Weekly
    $800 16
This man trained as a lawyer was one of the 3 original hosts of "Monday Night Football"
    $800 11
The Times noted that "Office at Night", seen here, was one of many works by this artist on display at the Whitney
    $800 29
Death can result from a subdural this, a collection of blood in the tissue caused by blunt-force trauma
    $800 22
In 2006 it was celebrated on October 9, 3 days before its traditional observance
    $800 27
I must write an "ode" to this state
    $1000 5
This Confederate vice president was called "Little Ellick" because of his small stature; he weighed barely 100 pounds
    $1000 17
This legendary coach once said, "Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is"
    $1000 12
This one-time defector's Hell's Kitchen Dance company got rave reviews as it started a world tour
    $1000 30
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports.) Give a length of paper a half-twist, join the ends, and you've created one of these one-sided strips named for a German topologist
    $1000 23
The Oakdale (Minn.) Tree Board won the 2006 Lady Bird Johnson Award from this holiday's foundation
    DD: $4,000 28
"Ask" me about these 2 states (I love them)

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

Andrew Brian Juli
$3,200 $2,000 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Brian Juli
$5,000 $2,800 $2,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

THIS OLD HOUSE: THE AUSTIN PROJECT
(Alex: The Austin Project is a green project, and this show's 50th rennovation is what this caregory is about.)
THEY PLAYED WYATT EARP
FICTIONAL SHIPS
"T" TIME
YOU CAN CZECH OUT ANY TIME YOU LIKE
BUT YOU CAN NEVER LEAVE
    $400 26
To reduce water consumption, the project landscapes using plants like zoysha that are heat and this tolerant
    $400 4
Burt Lancaster took the role in the 1957 film that could only be called "Gunfight At" this place
    $400 9
Capt. Nemo said, "Tomorrow I will be dead, and I wish for no other tomb than" this vessel. "It is my coffin!"
    $400 14
Scrabble playing pieces are called "letter" ones
    $400 1
81 members serve 6-year terms in this smaller of the 2 houses of the Czech Parliament
    $400 21
This fortress was the last address of Edmund Dudley, Sir Thomas More & the 11th Lord Lovat, Simon Fraser
    $800 27
All the waste from the project is being recycled, rather than going into these, which still take 55% of the U.S.A's trash
    $800 5
After he solved crimes in L.A. as Jim Rockford, he played the aging Earp doing the same in "Sunset"
    $800 10
Captain Peleg told Ishmael that he & Captain Bildad were part-owners of this whaler
    $800 15
It can be a drinking glass, an acrobat, or part of a lock
    $800 2
This party got the most votes in Czechoslovakia's May 26, 1946 general election
    $800 22
His 99-year prison term for the murder of Martin Luther King, Jr. ended with his death in 1998
    $1200 30
These items being applied here save energy, and their cost can be offset by rebates and tax credits
    $1200 6
In 1993's "Tombstone", he played Earp to Val Kilmer's Doc Holliday
    $1200 11
In a 1984 Tom Clancy thriller, this Russian sub is equipped with an ultra-quiet propulsion system
    $1200 16
This "Land of the Hummingbird" is 20 miles from Trinidad
    $1200 3
Though this Czech was not known for humor, his 1927 comic novel was about a young European's life in "Amerika"
    $1200 23
In 1993 Panamanian courts convicted this leader of involvement in the murder of one of his political foes
    $1600 29
A hologram contrasts the old heat-absorbing asphalt roof and the new reflective one of galvanized this light metal
    $1600 7
In 1994's "Wyatt Earp", he played Earp to Dennis Quaid's Doc Holliday
    DD: $2,000 12
Lieutenant Steve Maryk takes command of this destroyer-minesweeper from an unstable captain
    $1600 17
In names of cat breeds, this nationality precedes "Angora" & "Van"
    DD: $3,600 19
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Czech Republic.) It's what we're experiencing outside the Czech capital, or the name given to Czechoslovakia's moment of reform in 1968
    $1600 24
This Frenchman, often jailed for his cruel acts & sexual behavior, died in an asylum on Dec. 2, 1814
    $2000 28
Popular among the green-minded because it's made from waste products, M.D.F. stands for medium-density this
    $2000 8
Long before he was Grandpa Walton, he plyed Earp in "Winchester '73"
    $2000 13
In this 1897 Kipling novel, the schooner "We're Here" rescues teenager Harvey Cheyne near the Grand Banks
    $2000 18
This 5-letter tutu fabric may be made of rayon, nylon or silk
    $2000 20
On July 6, 1415 this religious reformer with a 3-letter last name was burned at the stake at Constance
    $2000 25
Given a life sentence at Nuremberg, he was Spandau Prison's lone inmate after 1966

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Andrew Brian Juli
$17,800 $9,600 $7,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

U.S. TRANSPORTATION
Writing in the 1820s, Lafayette's secretary called it a "great channel of communication, executed in eight years"

Final scores:

Andrew Brian Juli
$19,300 $19,200 $15,599
2-day champion: $50,300 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Andrew Brian Juli
$21,800 $9,200 $11,400
25 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
13 R,
3 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $42,400

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