Show #3372 - Tuesday, April 13, 1999

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Victor Fanucci, a filmmaker from Venice, California

Cheri Campbell, a writer from Studio City, California

Bill Jacobs, a doctor from Wellington, Florida (whose 2-day cash winnings total $17,195)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

THE BAD OLD DAYS
NATIONAL AIRLINES
THE SONGS OF BACHARACH & DAVID
NOVEL VOCABULARY
MIDDLE NAME LEE
(missing this category)
(Note: Missing category because of technical reasons, but the game scores are correct.)
    $100 6
It wasn't a college football game, it was the Great Plains area racked by drought in the 1930s
    $100 11
Qantas Airways
    $100 14
Burt & Hal won an Oscar for this song from "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid"
    $100 19
In "Ivanhoe", Sir Walter Scott uses the verb jeopard, a back-formation of this word we love
    $100 22
In 1998 this actress returned to the screen as Laurie Strode in "Halloween H2O"
    $100 1
[filler]
    $200 7
1950s college basketball was hit by scandal when players were "razor"-sharp at this activity
    $200 12
Olympic Airways
    $200 15
The sentiment of this 1965 Jackie DeShannon hit is schmaltzy, but true, "No, not just for some, but for everyone"
    $200 27
Flaysome, a synonym for frightful, appears in this Emily Bronte novel
    $200 23
This morning show co-host was once the featured singer on "Name That Tune"
    $200 2
[filler]
    $300 8
The scandals of his 1920s presidency included skimming by Veterans Bureau head Charles Forbes
    $300 13
El Al
    $300 16
This singer has sold more than 12.5 million copies of Bacharach-David songs; she must "Say a Little Prayer" for them
    $300 28
He may have coined the term daggeroso, meaning "inclined to use a dagger"; it's in his novel "Sons and Lovers"
    $300 24
Since leaving Van Halen, he's released such solo albums as "Eat 'Em & Smile" & "Skyscraper"
    $300 3
[filler]
    $400 9
The founding of this organization in 1909 was spurred by a Springfield, Ill. race riot the previous year
    $400 17
Luxair Airlines
    DD: $500 20
Burt & Hal were inspired by this 1962 movie starring John Wayne & Jimmy Stewart to write a song of the same name
    $400 29
In "Animal Farm" Major is a prize boar whose "tushes had never been cut" (tushes being these)
    $400 25
His high-profile clients have included Sam Sheppard, Patty Hearst & O.J. Simpson
    $400 4
[filler]
    $500 10
This Japanese term refers to second-generation Japanese-Americans, many of whom were interned during WWII
    $500 18
KLM
    $500 21
How could you forget that Naked Eyes remade this Burt & Hal hit in 1983
    $500 26
He's the legendary singer & guitarist nicknamed "The King of the Boogie"
    $500 5
[filler]

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

Bill Cheri Victor
$2,500 $300 $900

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Cheri Victor
$2,700 -$400 $1,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

NAME THE PLAYWRIGHT
THE BELA LUGOSI FILE
U.S. U.N. REPS
OXYMORONS
THE RAIN
IN SPAIN
    $200 1
"Brighton Beach Memoirs"
    $200 20
Lugosi was chosen for the big screen role of Dracula after the death of this great horror actor
    $200 24
5 years after Eisenhower defeated him a second time, he packed his bags & headed to the U.N.
    $200 6
Name of a motorcycle gang founded in California in 1948; what do their wings look like?
    $200 11
Technically, this subject of a classic Judy Garland song is a 42-degree arc of refracted & reflected light
    $200 16
In this city, the Queen Sofia Museum covers modern art as the Prado does the classics
    $400 2
"Death of a Salesman"
    $400 21
Bela was born Oct. 20, 1882 as Bela Ferenc Dezso Blasko in the town of Lugos in this country
    $400 25
He went from the U.N. in 1976 to the U.S. Senate representing New York in 1977
    $400 7
Psychologists put it before "aggressive" to describe behavior like sulking & procrastination
    $400 12
These winds that blow through India from June to September bring the country most of its rain
    $400 17
A 500-year-old hospice built for these travelers to Santiago de Compostela is said to be Europe's oldest hotel
    $600 3
"Picnic"
    $600 22
During the Roaring '20s, Bela was rumored to have dated this star of "Mantrap"; I guess he had "It"
    $600 26
In 1965 Arthur Goldberg left this body to become the U.S. ambassador to the U,N.
    $600 8
"Same" this is a slangy response on being given irrelevant information
    DD: $1,000 13
(Alex: Here is Al Roker with the clue) When I predict this, from Middle English for "to fall", expect slow-falling raindrops less than .02" across
    $600 18
Zaragoza is the capital of this region best known for King Ferdinand & his daughter Catherine of it
    $800 4
"Torch Song Trilogy"
    $800 23
As a boy, Lugosi lived not far from these mountains, home to the legendary Count Dracula
    $800 27
In 1981 she became the first woman the U.S. put into the post
    $800 9
French king Henry IV called English king James I "The wisest" one of these "in Christendom"
    $800 14
This term for a heavy downpour also refers specifically to the Biblical flood
    $800 19
"Sunny shore" is a translation of this Spanish term for the area that includes Malaga
    $1000 5
"Rent"
    $1000 29
This man directed Bela in 3 films, "Glen or Glenda?", "Bride of the Monster" & "Plan 9 from Outer Space"
    DD: $400 30
In 1960 he was a U.N. ambassador & Nixon's running mate
    $1000 10
Shh! A 1994 short story collection by Alice Munro is titled "Open" these
    $1000 15
This term, also used in cooking ham, refers to the coating left by freezing rain
    $1000 28
One of the world's first colonies was the Phoenician one at Gadir, now this similar-sounding Spanish city

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bill Cheri Victor
$10,900 $3,600 $4,700
(lock game)

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS
(Alex: A lot of awards being given out these days!)
In 1998 she became the only woman to win an Oscar & an Emmy for Lead Actress in the same year

Final scores:

Bill Cheri Victor
$11,000 $600 $7,201
3-day champion: $28,195 3rd place: Olympus Centurion S Zoom Lens Camera 2nd place: Trip to Garden Resort, Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Bill Cheri Victor
$10,500 $4,700 $4,700
25 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
1 W

Combined Coryat: $19,900

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.