Show #5705 - Friday, May 29, 2009

Justin Bernbach game 7.

Contestants

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Robert Kennedy, an affordable housing analyst from Sunnyside, New York

John Mariz, a foreign service officer from Bethesda, Maryland

Justin Bernbach, a lobbyist from Brooklyn, New York (whose 6-day cash winnings total $127,201)

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Jeopardy! Round

SCIENCE
BROADWAY DEBUTS
FUN WITH NUMBERS
RHYMING PRODUCT NAMES
ALEXANDER
THE "GREAT"
    $200 19
He was in Shanghai in 1921 when he found out he had won a Nobel Prize for Physics
    $200 28
In 2009 this "Saturday Night Live" alum made his Broadway debut--not as moi, but as George W. Bush
    $200 21
In 1967 AT&T introduced this toll-free area code
    $200 11
Reese's ___
    $200 1
Alexander the Great was born in this mountainous kingdom of Northern Greece
    $200 6
P.T. Barnum used this 5-word phrase to describe his circus in 1872
    $400 12
Isaac Newton published his first mathematical formulation for this fundamental force in 1687
    $400 29
Tamyra Gray, who placed 4th in the 1st season of this TV singing contest, later joined the cast of "Bombay Dreams"
    $400 22
It's the number of items in a baker's dozen
    $400 13
Nutter ___
    $400 2
Hearing that only the future ruler of Asia could untie this, Alexander the Great cut it with his sword instead
    $400 7
This hit song begins, "You shake my nerves and you rattle my brain, too much love drives a man insane"
    $600 17
In 1996 (seems late) researchers announced a new one of these body parts, the spheno-mandibularis
    $600 24
Before "Dancing with the Stars", he got "'N Sync" by playing TV dance-show host Corny Collins in "Hairspray"
    $600 23
19th c. gold seekers; or Ronnie Lott, Jerry Rice, et al.
    $600 14
Rold ___
    $600 3
Alexander became king in 336 B.C. when this man, his father, was assassinated
    $600 8
You'll be a big dipper if you know Ursa Major means this
    DD: $800 16
During an epidemic of this disease in 1796, Edward Jenner discovered the power of vaccines & used it to save lives
    $800 25
He bowed on Broadway in 1944 in "Bobino", a musical fantasy for children: his ride on "A Streetcar" came later
    $800 26
In Spanish, cincuenta is this number
    $800 15
Ritz ___
(smaller snacks)
    $800 4
In 333 B.C. Alexander defeated Darius III, the king of this empire
    $800 9
In the 1990s, though apartheid was ending, South Africa made this feared marine predator a protected species
    $1000 18
When boiling water, energy absorbed that escapes as vapor is this type of heat, from Latin latere, "to hide"
    $1000 30
In 2008, at age 20, he had "The Sixth Sense" to make his Broadway debut in the revival of "America Buffalo"
    $1000 27
This iconic car from Porsche first hit the open road in 1964
    $1000 20
Hubba ___
    $1000 5
At age 32, Alexander died in the palace of Nebuchadnezzar in this city
    $1000 10
It was James Herriot's bestseller about his year as a veterinarian

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

Justin John Robert
$2,200 $3,600 $3,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Justin John Robert
$4,600 $4,800 $5,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

AWARDS & HONORS
TRIBUTE ALBUMS
THINK OF ENGLAND
LITERARY TITLES
EATING PLACES
EVERYDAY ITALIAN
    $400 13
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Normandy American Cemetery in France.) At the Normandy American Cemetery, the engraving above the chapel door is a replica of this award for valor; three recipients are buried at the cemetery
    $400 1
"Is It Rolling Bob?" is a reggae tribute to this non-reggae singer
    $400 14
This river measures about 5 miles wide at its mouth on the North Sea
    $400 6
Salinger:
"Franny and _____"
    $400 23
The name of this self-serve eating place for students suggests you can get a cup of joe there
    $400 8
After the washing-up of a dinner party, you may need to know "L'acquiao e' otturato", "The sink is" this
    DD: $5,000 19
In 1997 the Nobel Peace Prize was shared by Jody Williams & the ICBL, the Intl. Campaign to Ban these
    $800 4
Aerosmith covers "Love Me Two Times" on an album honoring this group's music
    $800 15
On the River Trent, this industrial city existed by the 800s, with or without evil sheriffs
    $800 7
Pirsig:
"_____ and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance"
    $800 26
Canter's, a famous one of these restaurants, has been serving up chicken soup & knishes in the L.A. area since 1931
    $800 9
"Si, Signor Prazzi, fa molto caldo", informs Mr. Prazzi the weather is very this
    $1200 20
Illustrator David MacAulay won this medal for his kids' book "Black and White"
    $1200 2
The cover of "Working Class Hero", a tribute to him, features a pair of granny sunglasses
    $1200 16
Appropriately, the Royal Shakespeare Co. performs the man's plays in this town; Shottery is one mile west
    $1200 10
Maugham:
"The Moon and _____"
    $1200 27
This type of eatery specializing in Italian dishes is from the Italian for "restaurateur"
    $1200 24
If you enjoy seeing Italian street life, tell the Maitre D', "Mi dia una tavola vicino alla finestra", "Give me a table" here
    $1600 21
Killed in a car accident in 2007, this journalist won a 1964 Pulitzer for his coverage of Vietnam
    $1600 3
"Encomium", a tribute to these rockers, features Sheryl Crow doing "D'yer Mak'er"
    $1600 17
The Turreted Castle at this city in southeast Britain has been called the "Key to England"
    $1600 11
O'Casey:
"_____ and the Paycock"
    $1600 28
This French word means a small, European-style restaurant, or a small nightclub similar to a cabaret
    $1600 25
When getting directions, "Segua questra strada per tre chilometri" tells you to follow the road this far
    $2000 22
This American Glass House architect won the first Pritzker Prize in 1979
    $2000 5
"Lick It Up" is a millennium tribute to this hard-rockin' quartet
    $2000 18
The rain on Stonehenge stays mainly in this plain in Wiltshire; steak a claim!
    $2000 12
Vonnegut:
"Welcome to the _____ House"
    DD: $8,000 29
In Germany it's a beer-hall & restaurant usually below street level
    $2000 30
Ask, "Dov'e il piu' vicino bancomat?" to find the nearest of these 3-letter machines

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Justin John Robert
$30,400 $16,400 $8,400

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Final Jeopardy! Round

THE ACADEMY AWARDS
Peter Finch was the first winner of a posthumous Best Actor Oscar; he was first to get 2 posthumous acting nominations

Final scores:

Justin John Robert
$27,800 $401 $16,401
7-day champion: $155,001 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Justin John Robert
$26,200 $10,400 $8,400
24 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
19 R
(including 1 DD),
5 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $45,000

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