Show #5661 - Monday, March 30, 2009

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John Pitzel, an account manager from Lee's Summit, Missouri

Anne Reilly, a stay-at-home mom from Stow, Massachusetts

Fred Beukema, a structural engineer from Minneapolis, Minnesota (whose 3-day cash winnings total $69,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

1899
MUSICAL HEART CONDITIONS
AUTHORS & THEIR SLEUTHS
PERSONAL FOWLS
I'M LATIN INTOLERANT
THE END OF THE MARATHON
(Alex: You have to identify the race for us.)
    $200 16
Fiat began building automobiles in this European country
    $200 21
In 1979 Blondie "shattered" their image with this disco-flavored tune, their first No. 1 hit
    $200 1
Sam Spade
    $200 26
It follows "whip" in the sound that gives a little brown bird its name
    $200 11
I cannot tolerate this Latin phrase abbreviated A.D. when referring to the time since Jesus was born
    $200 6
In Copley Square
    $400 17
Pioneering French filmmaker Georges Melies made 1899's "Cendrillon", which we know as this fairy tale
    $400 22
In 1992 you couldn't escape this country crossover hit by Billy Ray Cyrus
    $400 2
Kinsey Millhone
    $400 27
The Andean & California varieties of this bird lack voice boxes & can only hiss
    $400 12
I don't care that it's only 4 letters long; I'm not using this abbrev. phrase meaning "and others" in a crossword clue
    $400 7
In front of Buckingham Palace
    $600 18
In 1899 the Transvaal & Orange Free State engaged Britain in this war
    $600 23
"My mouth is dry, my legs are weak", sang Olivia Newton-John, "You're givin' me" this title condition
    $600 3
C. Auguste Dupin
    $600 28
Birds seen in this engraving are based on a painting by this naturalist
    $600 13
I certainly won't call you this word meaning "retired but still retaining the title of your old position"
    DD: $1,000 8
In Grant Park near Buckingham Fountain
    $800 19
He was president in 1899 but would only live 2 years longer
    $800 24
The title of this song, Paula Abdul's third consecutive No. 1 hit in 1989, refers to a guy who's a snake
    $800 4
Alex Cross
    $800 29
It's no surprise that these ostrich relatives make up the genus Casuarius
    $800 14
Not that I care but...it means "for the time being"; you'll find it as part of a Senate job title
    $800 9
Near the Kapiolani Park bandstand
    $1000 20
Oddly, Herbert Putnam became the first experienced librarian to fill this D.C. post
    $1000 25
A Paul Westerberg song says, "I try and comprehend you but I got" this type of heart, having a learning disability
    $1000 5
Easy Rawlins
    $1000 30
The Greek goddess Hera was associated with (& probably proud as) this showy bird, Pavo muticus
    $1000 15
It's a fact; there's no way I'm saying this phrase that means "in fact" (as in the man behind the scenes, perhaps)
    $1000 10
In the Heldenplatz

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

Fred Anne John
$2,800 $600 $600

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Fred Anne John
$6,600 $3,400 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

MILITARY ABBREV.
1980s MOVIE CHARACTERS
(Alex: We want you to name the famous teacher in this category...)
IF THEY'D TAUGHT AEROBICS INSTEAD
FIRST LADIES' RHYME TIME
FACE
"THE" NATION
    $400 1
A special op should know the S.O.P., this, but may deviate from it
    $400 6
Matthew Broderick briefly steps out of this 1986 character to become Abe Frohman, Sausage King of Chicago
    $400 11
Helen! Feel it! W-A-T-E-R! Water! You can do it!
    $400 16
Mrs. Kennedy's light tan pants
    $400 21
His 1859 hanging inspired a song
    $400 22
It's made up of Northern Ireland & Great Britain
    $800 2
It's what D.I. stands for when referring to a noncommissioned officer in charge of a unit's basic training
    $800 7
This 1984 title guy "is out there...it doesn't feel pity... remorse or fear. And it...will not stop, ever, until you are dead"
    $800 12
Keep up the pace! question--
response--
question-- response--OK, break. Be sure to drink hemlock
    $800 17
Mrs. Madison's tennis shots
    $800 24
Saintly woman seen here
    $800 23
The Spanish arrived on this Asian island nation in 1521 & later took control of it
    $1200 3
(Jon of the Clue Crew reports from Marine Corps base Quantico.) Marines here at Quantico are training on the MRAP, designed to protect against roadside explosives and short for this "resistant, ambush protected"
    $1200 8
Vizzini says, "Never go in against a Sicilian when death is on the line! Ha ha ha ha ha..." (thunk) in this 1987 film
    $1200 13
Reach, reach, reach for that truth of cessation! You're not leaving the Deer Park until you reach!
    $1200 18
Mrs. Coolidge's running competitions
    $1200 25
This eminent Victorian was a Pip of an author
    DD: $1,200 28
In its native tongue, this nation is
al-Imarat
al-Arabiyah
al-Muttahidah
    $1600 4
It's just what the "B" stands for in ICBM, so don't go this on us
    $1600 9
In this 1989 movie Burt Lancaster says, "No one's called me Moonlight Graham in 50 years"
    $1600 14
A woman: Work that sense memory, work it, work it--that's the method! That's how Marlon did it when he was here!
    $1600 19
Mrs. Hoover's vocal sounds of disapproval
    $1600 26
His writing was revolutionary
    $1600 29
One of the 2 European nations that came into being with a split on January 1, 1993
    $2000 5
(Kelly of the Clue Crew reports from Marine Corps base Quantico.) Of the Marines' six war-fighting functions, this one--C2 for short--is a challenge for confused urban warfare being simulated here at Quantico
    $2000 10
In "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom", it's the 2-word name of Indy's tiny sidekick played by Ke Huy Quan
    DD: $2,000 15
All right, everybody got their workout clothes off? No pain, no gain here at my Indiana Univ. institute
    $2000 20
Julia Dent's mother's sisters
    $2000 27
Czar-y-eyed holy man seen here
    $2000 30
It commemorated its discovery by Europeans by issuing a 1971 coin with Columbus' ship, the Santa Maria, on it

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Fred Anne John
$12,600 $10,600 $9,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ARTISTS
The 2 famous painters who share a March 30 birthday, one born in Spain in 1746, the other in Holland in 1853

Final scores:

Fred Anne John
$3,999 $21,200 $800
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $21,200 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Fred Anne John
$14,200 $10,600 $9,800
19 R
(including 2 DDs),
2 W
(including 1 DD)
15 R,
2 W
16 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $34,600

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