Show #4276 - Monday, March 17, 2003

Contestants

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Rob Eingurt, a campaign staffer from Washington, D.C.

Courtney Hanlon, a talent agent from Los Angeles, California

Amanda Potocky, a senior clinical data coordinator from Cary, North Carolina (whose 1-day cash winnings total $18,001)

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Jeopardy! Round

WORLD CAPITALS
GO FOR THE JUGGLER
SEE YOU IN COURT
THE ANIMAL KINGDOM
CROSSWORD CLUES "M"
JIMMY, CHERYL, SOFIA OR SARAH
    $200 2
In 2004 this Portuguese city is set to host the European football championship
    $200 26
These brothers who ran a famous circus bearing their name worked in it as jugglers & tightrope walkers
    $200 7
Deaths in its Pinto made it the first U.S. corporation to face criminal charges over product design
    $200 12
Nearly a quarter of all species of mammals are these flyers
    $200 1
Enormous, like an extinct elephant
(7)
    $200 16
In April 2001 she announced her engagement to her "Scooby Doo" co-star Freddie Prinze, Jr.
    $400 3
Now Jamaica's capital, it was founded in 1693 to replace Port Royal, which was destroyed by an earthquake
    $400 27
Ah, Yes! This comedic actor seen here starred in Vaudeville as an expert juggler
    $400 8
The government sued Frank Snepp over his 1977 book based on his years with this agency
    $400 13
(Sarah of the Clue Crew at the Columbus (Ohio) Zoo) The manatee can live in both of these types of environments, or in a mixture of them called brackish
    $400 15
1,609 meters
(4)
    $400 22
Born Sofia Scicolone, her A&E bio was subtitled "Actress Italian Style"
    $600 4
A landmark of this Uruguayan capital is The Cerro, or hill, for which it's named
    $600 28
Dating back to 2000 B.C., the earliest known depiction of juggling was found near this river
    $600 9
Perhaps because no one could figure out what he'd been trying to do, Aaron Burr was acquitted of this in 1807
    $600 14
An African species of this reptile in the genus Dasypeltis feeds entirely on birds' eggs
    $600 19
Proverbially slow syrup
(8)
    $600 23
In 1975 she became the first model to get a second Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition cover
    DD: $400 5
Commissioned by Malcolm III's wife, the Chapel of St. Margaret is the oldest surviving structure in this capital
    $800 29
(Sofia of the Clue Crew) Devilstick juggling probably originated in this Asian country, where it's called wakan
    $800 10
Carol Burnett's suit against the National Enquirer for this hinged on whether the Enquirer was really a newspaper
    $800 17
The golden type of this, now a common pet, was thought to be extinct until around 1930
    $800 20
Plaster condiment
(7)
    $800 24
This sassy singer must have been jazzed when she won a Grammy for her album "Gershwin Live!"
    $1000 6
It ranks as the second-largest city of Morocco, after Casablanca
    $1000 30
Margarita Ayala & her daughters are famous for juggling flaming torches while hanging by this
    $1000 11
In 1977 the Supreme Court ruled that John Bates, in this profession, had the right to advertise low fees
    $1000 18
Though it's not a feline, this creature sometimes has "cat" attached to its name
    $1000 21
Tasty tidbit
(6)
    $1000 25
This noted oddsmaker of the 1970s cashed in his chips in Vegas April 21, 1996

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

Amanda Courtney Rob
$2,400 $1,800 $2,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Courtney Rob
$4,600 $4,000 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

IRISH WRITERS
(Alex: In honor of St. Patrick's Day.)
AT THE MOVIES
THE ROMAN EQUIVALENT
"M.D."s
(Alex: We want you to...)
COMPOSE YOURSELF
LAST PAGE OF THE AMERICAN HERITAGE DICTIONARY
(Alex: So if you have not been leaping through it lately, you'll have a bit of a problem!)
    $400 7
His preface to "The Picture of Dorian Gray" says, "There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book"
    $400 1
Perhaps to keep Americans from thinking they'd missed parts 1&2, "The Madness of George III" was changed to this
    $400 11
Ares
    $400 6
This pioneering surgeon co-wrote "The Living Heart"
    $400 14
In 1762 Leopold Mozart presented musical performances by his kids, 10-year-old Nannerl & this 6-year-old
    $400 19
Population 350,000, it's the largest city in Switzerland
    $800 8
His play "Man and Superman" is subtitled "A Comedy and a Philosophy"
    $800 2
One of the only 2 musicals to win 9 or more Oscars; one was in 1958 & one was in 1961
    $800 12
Poseidon
    $800 27
In 1973 this Israeli defense minister married Rachel Korem
    $800 15
He wrote the libretto to his own opera "Siegfried"
    $800 20
Ethnic group primarily found in South Africa's Natal province
    $1200 9
Ezra Pound gave an enthusiastic review to "Dubliners", a collection of short stories by this Irish author
    DD: $1,800 3
Young women with the last names Chandler, McNamara & Duke are known by this title name in a 1989 black comedy
    $1200 22
Hades
    $1200 28
He wrote Elvis' hit "In the Ghetto" & co-wrote "A Little Less Conversation", a posthumous hit for the King
    $1200 16
The same not very skillful eye surgeon operated on Bach & on this man born in 1685, his greatest contemporary
    $1200 21
Southern Louisiana musical style combining French, Caribbean & Blues elements
    $1600 10
His poem "An Irish Airman Foresees His Death" says, "I know that I shall meet my fate somewhere among the clouds above"
    $1600 4
At the 61st Academy Awards Jodie Foster won her first Oscar for this 1988 film
    $1600 23
Dionysus
    $1600 29
One of this French artist's "Readymades" was a photo of the "Mona Lisa" with a moustache & goatee
    DD: $2,000 17
City where the composer of the following lived; it's also in the name of the piece
    $1600 25
A cell formed by the union of 2 gametes
    $2000 13
His plays include "In the Shadow of the Glen", "Riders to the Sea" & "Playboy of the Western World", his masterpiece
    $2000 5
This title star of 1922's "Oliver Twist" was the first child star to top a million dollars in film earnings
    $2000 24
Demeter
    $2000 18
A controversial piece of his consists of a pianist sitting without playing for 4 minutes 33 seconds
    $2000 26
Hungarian-born American film producer who helped start Paramount Pictures

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Amanda Courtney Rob
$9,200 $2,000 $7,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

SCIENCE
As it has no mass, this particle travels at about 186,000 miles per second

Final scores:

Amanda Courtney Rob
$4,399 $500 $0
2-day champion: $22,400 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Amanda Courtney Rob
$13,000 $2,000 $7,400
19 R,
5 W
(including 2 DDs)
8 R,
2 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W

Combined Coryat: $22,400

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