Show #3769 - Thursday, January 11, 2001

Michael Arnone game 3.

Contestants

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Nancy Olinger, an assistant attorney general from Austin, Texas

Justin Dawes, an artist from Portland, Oregon

Michael Arnone, a graduate student originally from Pennington, New Jersey (whose 2-day cash winnings total $15,900)

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Jeopardy! Round

NEW YORK, NEW YORK
ALL THE KING'S SONGS
(Alex: We'll give you the lyric, you name the Elvis hit in the category.)
AMPHIBIANS
AUSSIE ODDS & ENDS
NAME GAME
COMPLETES THE PROVERB
    $100 1
If you're in town in April, put on your bonnet & join the parade down Fifth Avenue for this holiday
    $100 4
"I don't want no other love, baby it's still you I'm thinking of"
    $100 11
Phyllobates terribilis, from this continent, is one of the more lethal of the poison dart frogs
    $100 16
In 1993 Sydney beat out Beijing by 2 votes to get to host this, 7 years later
    $100 21
Perhaps singer Bob could tell you this Welsh name traditionally means son of the sea or waves
    $100 26
"Don't put all your eggs..."
    $200 2
Alliterative name commonly used of the Yankees-Mets clash in October 2000
    $200 7
"The whole rhythm section was the Purple Gang"
    $200 12
The long, slithery amphiuma is also called the Congo snake or the Congo type of this fish
    $200 17
Australia became a commonwealth in 1901, but this group didn't become citizens until 1967
    $200 22
It was the third most popular U.S. boys' name in 1999, & that's the "Gospel" truth
    $200 27
"Little pitchers have..."
    $300 3
(Here's my good buddy Regis.) This man who died in Tucson in 1960 was largely responsible for this area
(which includes a skating rink)
    $300 8
"No such number, no such zone"
    $300 13
Appropriately, a foot-long, 7-lb. African frog bears the name of this 6-cubits-&-a-span Biblical person
    $300 18
Nevil Shute's novel "A Town Like Alice" is set during this war
    DD: $1,500 23
The names Ursula, Orson & Bjorn are all based on this animal
    $300 28
"Promises are like pie-crust, made to be..."
    $400 5
This publication's classic headlines include "Headless Body in Topless Bar"
    $400 9
"Bright light city gonna set my soul, gonna set my soul on fire"
    $400 14
The smooth type of this common variety of salamander is seen here
    $400 19
Lindy Chamberlain, who claimed one of these carried off & killed her baby, was wrongly convicted of murder
    $400 24
Popular masculine names from this country include Istvan, Zoltan & Gabor
    $400 29
"The squeaking wheel gets..."
    $500 6
Opened in 1922 at 142nd & Lenox, this club generally banned black customers but welcomed black musicians
    $500 10
"We're caught in a trap, I can't walk out, because I love you too much baby"
    $500 15
This word, from the Latin for "wave", describes the way some amphibians move
    $500 20
Group that had a 1982 No. 1 hit in the U.S. singing "I come from a land down under"
    $500 25
This Russian form of George was in the headlines in 1961
    $500 30
"Faint heart never won..."

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

Michael Justin Nancy
$2,200 $200 $300

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Justin Nancy
$6,100 $300 $1,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

LITERARY FIRST LINES
(Alex: I hope you are well read!)
FRUITS & VEGETABLES
(Alex: I hope you eat!)
"R-U" SERIOUS?
IN THE NAVY
YMCA
MACHO MAN
(Alex: Hey, we've got a theme developing there!)
    $200 9
"It was love at first sight. The first time Yossarian saw the chaplain he fell madly in love with him"
    $200 26
Sometimes served with cream or dipped in chocolate, these red fruits are also popular in a shortcake dish
    $200 14
Chime in if you know it's any of the steps on a ladder
    $200 19
An incident involving the U.S.S. Maddox led to the USA's full-scale involvement in this war
    $200 6
While at the YMCA Training School in Springfield, Mass., James Naismith developed this sport
    $200 1
On his official web page, this Minn. governor says he'd like to be remembered for his "beautiful hair"
    $400 10
"He was an old man who fished alone in a skiff in the Gulf Stream & he had gone 84 days now without taking a fish"
    $400 27
A produce supplier may have added this to your cucumber to give it a glossy look; if so, peel it prior to eating
    $400 15
Variations of this game include Michigan, 500 & gin
    $400 20
In 1972 the U.S. Navy promoted its first woman to this rank
    $400 7
The origins of this city's Golden Gate University go back to classes offered at a local YMCA in 1853
    $400 2
While growing up, this "Rambo" star had to put up with a lot of Tweety Bird jokes
    $600 11
"The mole had been working very hard all the morning, spring cleaning his little home"
    $600 28
Maltaise sauce, a variation of hollandaise, is made from the blood variety of this fruit
    $600 16
"Who could hang a name on" this Rolling Stones girl
    DD: $3,000 21
In 1960 the USA went boldly where no one had gone before & launched this nuclear-powered aircraft carrier
    DD: $900 8
Cordell Hull won this prize in 1945; the next year it went to YMCA leader John Mott
    $600 3
This "Gladiator" hunk was born in New Zealand & is 1/16 Maori
    $800 12
"It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen"
    $800 29
Normally, it's the fruit set afire in the "Foster" dessert
    $800 17
It's the medical name for German measles
    $800 22
Heihachiro Togo made his name leading the fleet during Japan's 1904-05 war against this country
    $800 24
The YMCA was founded in this world capital in 1844
    $800 4
This NBA superstar raps & hip-hops on albums like "You Can't Stop the Reign"
    $1000 13
"On a bright Dec. morning long ago, two thinly clad children were kneeling upon the bank of a frozen canal in Holland"
    $1000 30
The Gravenstein variety of these is harvested in August & September
    $1000 18
Former president Gerald Ford's middle name
    $1000 23
This German admiral's "Wolf Packs" sank so many ships in WWII he should have been nicknamed "Dunkin'"
    $1000 25
In 1941 the YMCA & 5 other groups formed this to provide entertainment & social services to American G.I.s
    $1000 5
At the 2000 Republican Convention, this wrestler's role was to introduce House Speaker Dennis Hastert

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Michael Justin Nancy
$16,300 $3,200 $3,800
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

WOMEN IN SPORTS
She won America's only gold medal at the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France

Final scores:

Michael Justin Nancy
$24,999 $1 $7,600
3-day champion: $40,899 3rd place: Cambridge Sound Works High Performance Power Speakers 2nd place: Trip to Miami, Florida, courtesy of Yahoo! Travel

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Michael Justin Nancy
$12,700 $2,900 $3,800
31 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
11 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $19,400

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