Show #3386 - Monday, May 3, 1999

1999 College Championship quarterfinal game 1.
From the Rosemont Theatre in Rosemont, Illinois.

Contestants

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Josh Levy, a senior at the University of Pennsylvania from Bethesda, Maryland

Carolyn Cracraft, a junior at the University of Chicago from San Jose, California

Butch Malec, a freshman at Reed College from Edinboro, Pennsylvania

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Jeopardy! Round

STATE CAPITALS
ANNUAL EVENTS
TV CHARACTERS
(Alex: I'll give you the characters, you ID the show.)
THE BODY HUMAN
PARENTS ARE PEOPLE TOO
CHAT ROOM CLICHES
(Alex: Online gathering places.)
    $100 1
In 1955 Martin Luther King, Jr. led a boycott of this Alabama capital's segregated bus system
    $100 17
Each July 2 London guilds enact a centuries-old ceremony of sending swans up this river
    $100 2
Roz Doyle,
Daphne Moon,
Niles Crane
    $100 11
Oddly, the "small" one of these is over 15 feet longer than the "large" one
    $100 8
Also a home for hummingbirds, it becomes "empty" when the last child leaves home
    $100 20
FWIW:
"For"
this
    $200 3
One of the 2 state capitals whose names include that of the state
    $200 30
The groundhog displays his weather-predicting skills each year on this date
    $200 4
Kyle, Kenny & Stan
    $200 18
It's the medical name for the thighbone, the longest bone in the body
    $200 9
It's what a lonely dad may want to be to you, or the name of the one on the left
(President Clinton's dog)
    $200 21
BTW:
"By"
this
    $300 12
(Hi, I'm Kristi Yamaguchi) In 2002 the Winter Olympics are scheduled to take place in this state capital
    $300 27
December 13 is Sosuharai Day, a traditional year-end house-cleaning time, in this country
    $300 5
Jack McFarland,
Karen Walker,
Grace Adler
    $300 19
Your renal arteries are so named because they carry blood to these organs
    $300 10
At least this restriction dad put on you isn't a dusk-to-dawn one, as in Warri, Nigeria
    $300 22
LOL:
"Laughing"
this way
    $400 13
The name of this capital is French for "red stick"
    $400 26
(Alex giving the clue) (Each spring) the Procession of the Golden Chariot in Mons, Belgium is followed by a mock battle between a dragon & this saint
    $400 6
Tommy Pickles,
Phil & Lil,
Angelica
    DD: $900 23
Take a breath & name this chief muscle used in normal shallow breathing
    $400 15
If you get one of these in your nose or navel, parents may let out the same kind of "shriek"
    $400 28
IMHO:
"In my"
this
    $500 14
Dating from 1764, this city's "Courant" is one of our nation's oldest newspapers
    $500 25
On August 1 this country isn't neutral about celebrating the 1291 Confederation of the 3 Forest Cantons
    $500 7
Angela Chase,
Brian Krakow,
Jordan Catalano
    $500 24
Your spine ends at this tailbone, formed by 4 fused vertebrae
    $500 16
This term for a right that divorcing parents may fight over comes from Latin for "guardian"
    $500 29
HTH:
"Hope this"
does this

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Butch Carolyn Josh
-$400 $1,900 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Butch Carolyn Josh
$0 $3,200 $2,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

SCIENCE & NATURE
WHAT'S THE DOG BREED?
CALL ME SMITTY
(Alex: It's all about people named Smith.)
THAT'S MY RUNNING MATE
(Alex: We'll give you the running mate, you have to identify the person who was at the head of the ticket.)
BLACK AMERICANS
GREEK ALPHABET SOUP
    $200 11
It's the striped African mammal with whom the insect seen here shares part of its name
    $200 16
Lassie
    $200 5
In 1614 he returned to America & led an expedition that explored & mapped the coast of New England
    $200 4
1984:
Geraldine Ferraro
    $200 28
(Hi, I'm Star Jones of "The View". One of my personal heroes is) this man (who) in 1989 was the first African-American to be named chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
    $200 1
First used in 1706 by William Jones, it's the symbol for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter
    $400 12
A small but vigorous whirlwind over a sandy area is known by this "demonic" name
    $400 17
Rin Tin Tin
    $400 8
In 1839 this religious leader led the Mormons in the founding of Nauvoo, Illinois
    $400 24
1968:
Edmund Muskie
    $400 27
In 1997 Will Smith "rapped" up the year by marrying this actress
    $400 2
An alluvial deposit at the mouth of a river
    $600 13
Of teeth, bones or an esophagus, the one sharks don't have
    $600 18
Scooby Doo
    $600 9
This expressive blues "empress" was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee around 1894
    $600 25
1964:
William Edward Miller
    $600 21
This junior, the son of a famous activist & clergyman, represents parts of Chicago in Congress
    $600 3
This multiple star in Centaurus is 4.3 light years from Earth
    DD: $1,400 14
Collectively, argon, helium, krypton, neon, radon & xenon are known by this "heroic" name
    $800 19
Toto
    $800 10
"Most good gossip columnists have a touch of Savonarola in them", wrote this author & gossip columnist
    $800 30
1956:
Estes Kefauver
    $800 22
This "Invisible Man" author was perhaps destined to become a writer; he was named for Emerson
    $800 6
These rays are emitted by radioactive decay mostly in a range from 50,000 to 60 million electron volts
    $1000 15
Alha 81005, the first meteorite proven to have come from the moon, was found on this desolate continent
    $1000 20
Balto
    $1000 26
This 18th C. Scottish political philosopher laid the foundations of free-market economic theory
    $1000 29
1920:
Calvin Coolidge
    $1000 23
While a member of the Robert Peary expedition in 1909, he became the first African-American to reach the North Pole
    DD: $1,200 7
This Greek letter appears in the title of a 1971 film in which Charlton Heston thinks he's the last man on Earth

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Butch Carolyn Josh
$1,800 $7,200 $10,100

Final Jeopardy! Round

ORGANIZATIONS
In 1901 Milwaukee, Detroit, Cleveland, Chicago, Boston, D.C., Baltimore & Philadelphia made up this; Tampa Bay joined in 1998

Final scores:

Butch Carolyn Josh
$600 $7,200 $2,899
3rd place: $2,500 if eliminated Automatic semifinalist 2nd place: $2,500 if eliminated

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Butch Carolyn Josh
$1,200 $8,100 $9,900
12 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
20 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
20 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $19,200

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