Show #4546 - Monday, May 17, 2004

Contestants

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Bill Kinnaird, a home builder from Louisville, Kentucky

Laura Paquet, a romance novelist and travel writer from Ottawa, Canada

Al Davis, a software test engineer from Everett, Washington (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

TRAVEL EUROPE
SCHOOL OF ROCK MOVIES
NON SEQUITURS
J.R.R. TOLKIEN
LORD
OF THE "RING"s
    $200 4
At Glastonbury Abbey in England, a sign marks the spot where he & Guinevere were once supposedly buried
    $200 23
1994's "Backbeat" was a film about this British group's early days
    $200 18
Jack Paar once hosted the "Tonight Show" & Jack Sprat could eat no this
    $200 1
It's the third volume in the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy
    $200 8
In the 1790s, Lord Macartney, the first British emissary to this large Asian land, got the brush-off from the emperor
    $200 7
The master of ceremonies at a circus
    $400 15
In Madrid you can get a peek at Goya's majas, clothed & naked, at this famous museum
    $400 24
"This is" the 1984 movie spoof that chronicled the world's loudest rock group
    $400 19
The month of May has 31 days for you to enjoy all the spinach you can eat, rich in this mineral symbolized Fe
    $400 2
Tolkien was born in Bloemfontein in 1892 in this country & lived there until he was 4
    $400 13
When this man asked Lord Halifax to succeed him in 1940, Halifax said, No, I think you want that Churchill fellow
    $400 9
The chief troublemaker in a group
    $600 27
Mumm's the word & Taittinger is too when visiting the cellars of this famous French province
    $600 25
This 1986 film told of the deadly relationship between the Sex Pistols' bassist & his groupie girlfriend
    $600 20
NBA player Kevin Garnett's bed is 98 inches long & this company's 2004 Acura TL is 72.2 inches wide
    $600 3
He's the title hobbit in "The Hobbit"
    $600 14
The director of "Gandhi" became Lord this of Richmond upon Thames
    $600 10
"Volcanic" country classic heard here
    $800 28
In Paris order up a Bloody Mary at this bar, a favorite of Hemingway's, where it was created
    $800 26
This group was captured on film for the documentary "The Song Remains the Same"
    $800 21
The rivals of the Mixtecs were the Zapotecs & St. Patrick used this plant to explain the Trinity
    $800 5
It's the university where Tolkien studied & later taught languages & literature
    DD: $1,200 16
During WWI future Lord Louis of Battenberg's family name was changed to this less Teutonic one
    $800 11
A fungal skin disease
    $1000 29
For a great view of this capital city, climb to the top of Lykavittos Hill, or take the funicular from Kolonaki
    $1000 30
(Hi. I'm Vivica Fox.) I played one of Frankie Lymon's wives in this movie bio, also the title of Frankie's biggest hit
    $1000 22
Alexander the Great, born in 356 B.C., was one Macedonian who never read this author's "Glinda of Oz"
    $1000 6
This prequel to "The Lord of the Rings" was published posthumously in 1977
    $1000 17
Though his name is a direction, that's what he lacked in dealing with the colonies as prime minister in the 1770s
    $1000 12
It's another name for the game called quoits

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 16):

Al Laura Bill
$6,400 $1,400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Al Laura Bill
$10,000 $2,800 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round

EARLY AMERICA
SPORTS HOME CITIES
THE AMAZING COCKROACH
ARE YOU A FOOD"E"?
20th CENTURY THINKERS
ANIMAL WORDPLAY
    $400 7
Harvard College was founded at Newtowne, Massachusetts in 1636; 2 years later the town was renamed this
    $400 9
The NFL's
Colts
    $400 14
Though they are called "white ants", these destructive insects are more closely related to the cockroach
    $400 30
"Anatomical" pasta named for a joint
    $400 2
Called the Russian Revolution's most brilliant thinker, he lost a power struggle with Stalin & was killed in Mexico
    $400 1
In the titles of Bugs Bunny cartoons, it precedes "Trigger" & "Tonic"
    $800 8
In the summer of 1586 this British circumnavigator attacked the Spanish fort at St. Augustine & razed it
    $800 10
The NHL's
Flames
    $800 24
Marilyn Monroach & Liberoachi are 2 of the fun attractions of the Cockroach Hall of Fame in Plano in this state
    $800 29
Escoffier says to leave them in their shells & soak them in a mixture of water, vinegar, salt & flour
    $800 3
This New Yorker wondered, "Can we actually 'know' the universe?... It's hard enough finding your way around Chinatown"
    $800 15
It's the beastly 6-word line in the "Sound of Music" song "Do Re Mi"
    $1200 19
A British act of 1732 prevented the colonists from exporting these, made out of beaver or anything else
    $1200 11
The NBA's
Grizzlies
    $1200 25
Like chickens & some dinosaurs, cockroaches have this internal muscular organ where they grind their food
    $1200 28
(Hi, I'm Brian Mitchell of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette & the NFL.) My specialty on the field is kick returns; in the kitchen, it's this, crawfish served over white rice
    $1200 4
The works of this woman on the left include 1965's "Normality and Pathology in Childhood"
    $1200 16
We say ole! to Deloitte Consulting for software called this; it strips inane jargon from documents
    $1600 20
In December 1620 the Pilgrims established Plymouth Colony on the rocky shore of this bay
    $1600 12
The NFL's
Panthers
    $1600 26
Around 1916 newspaper writer Don Marquis created this typing cockroach & friend of Mehitabel the Cat
    $1600 23
From the Spanish for "to bake in pastry", it's South America's equivalent of a calzone
    $1600 5
This 3-named economist was an architect of the International Monetary Fund & part of the Bloomsbury Group
    DD: $1,000 17
8-letter adjective for an embarrassed ewe
    DD: $3,000 21
On September 5, 1774 Virginia's Peyton Randolph was unanimously elected the first president of this body
    $2000 13
The WNBA's
Monarchs
    $2000 27
Hissing cockroaches from this African island have become popular pets in the U.S.
    $2000 22
It's a sweet, succulent peach & the woman it's named for must have been, too
    $2000 6
This "in the machine" was Gilbert Ryle's term for the idea that the mind is apart from the body yet controls it
    $2000 18
(Hello, my name is James Thrash.) At my alma mater, Missouri Southern State, the teams are the Lions & our boosters are these, a bit like a football position

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Al Laura Bill
$16,200 $4,600 $9,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE 50 STATES
The USA's most-climbed mountain, Monadnock, is in this state associated with rock

Final scores:

Al Laura Bill
$19,600 $9,200 $19,500
2-day champion: $37,600 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Al Laura Bill
$16,400 $7,600 $9,800
27 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
11 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
13 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $33,800

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