Show #4396 - Monday, October 20, 2003

Russ Schumacher game 2.
(Sofia: Hello, tiny ant people! Stay tuned for clues aboard the Goodyear Blimp, next on Jeopardy!)

Contestants

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Kevin Lamp, a museum exhibit designer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Lynne Bruschetti, a high school English teacher from Peachtree City, Georgia

Russ Schumacher, a graduate student from Fort Collins, Colorado (whose 1-day cash winnings total $7,199)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE GOODYEAR BLIMP
TOP 40 DEBUTS
A "LITTLE" LIT
AUSTIN SPACE
19th CENTURY AMERICA
BEFORE & AFTER
    $200 26
(Sofia of the Clue Crew in the Goodyear Blimp) I'm in California aboard the Spirit of America; her sister blimp, the Spirit of Goodyear, is based near this "rubber capital"
    $200 9
1985:
Sade with this "smooth" song
    $200 1
Chapter 9 of this novel is entitled "Meg Goes to Vanity Fair"
    $200 15
Crowds of 30,000 are the rule for commencement at this Austin school
    $200 12
On May 1, 1873 the first postcards at this postage rate were issued
    $200 6
1995 film in which actor Beau's brother has a love affair in Iowa with Meryl Streep
    $400 27
Air-filled ballonets control how much this gas is allowed to expand in the envelope
    $400 22
1966:
This TV band with "Last Train To Clarksville"
    $400 2
The Charles Ingalls family moves to the Great Plains area in this 1935 novel
    $400 18
A statue of this reptile movie terror stands about 8 feet tall on top of Austin's Mangia Pizza on Guadalupe Street
    $400 13
In 1825 the Marquis de Lafayette laid the cornerstone for a monument to this battle
    $400 7
Perhaps Salome danced to "Crocodile Rock" when demanding the head of this singer & voice in the wilderness
    $600 28
(Sofia standing in front of the Goodyear Blimp) The blimp captain controls the elevators, the horizontal fins, & these steering devices, the vertical fins
    $600 23
1995:
This "Band" with "What Would You Say"
    $600 3
This pal of Robin Hood stood out in a crowd: he was at least 7 feet tall
    $600 19
A statue commemorating these lawmen stands in front of the state capitol in Austin
    $600 14
Name of the ship that James Lawrence urged his men, "Don't give up", it was also paired in a railroad with Ohio
    $600 8
Mr. Romano's sitcom featuring the hard-boiled writer of "The Big Sleep"
    $800 29
A winter visitor to Florida, or a Goodyear airship that stayed aloft for 11 days, going from Massachusetts to Florida via Africa
    $800 24
1999:
Christina Aguilera with this song that rubbed listeners the right way
    $800 4
The mousy hero of this E.B. White book leaves home to search for the bird who's his dearest friend
    $800 20
Built in 1856 & now home to Rick Perry, it's located at 1010 Colorado Street in Austin
    DD: $1,000 16
In 1863 he patented his popular folding upper berth
    $800 10
Star of TV's "The Dead Zone" who checks students' passes if they're en route to the loo during classtime
    $1000 30
(Sofia standing in front of the Goodyear Blimp) The Goodyear Blimp's skin isn't made with natural rubber, but this synthetic rubber made from chloroprene
    $1000 25
1983:
This heavy metal group with "Cum on Feel the Noize"
    $1000 5
Regina Giddens is the vixenish lead character of this 1939 Lillian Hellman play
    $1000 21
A museum in Austin is dedicated to this "Gift of the Magi" author who lived in the city for many years
    $1000 17
1889 event that caused the damage seen here
    $1000 11
Hong Kong action star of "The Replacement Killers" who's the English name for the day before Lent

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

Russ Lynne Kevin
$1,000 $1,000 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$7,200 $1,600 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

SCIENCE & NATURE
TV GUIDE: 1953
BORDERS
LAWYERING
MUSIC MEN
"BEFORE" & "AFTER"
(Alex: But a little different today. It's not our traditional BEFORE & AFTER category.)
    $400 6
One of the smallest of these "white" diminutive stars is Van Maanen's Star at 7,800 miles in diameter
    $400 16
This international newsmaker was on the cover of the May 29 issue in all her crowning glory
    $400 17
Just across the Mexican border, Tijuana is the cuate, or twin, of this U.S. city
    $400 26
Hearsay & leading the witness are grounds for this during testimony
    $400 11
When Lorenz Hart declined to work on the show that became "Oklahoma!", Richard Rodgers partnered with him
    $400 1
A small earthquake or tremor that occurs following a major one
    $800 7
Crickets "hear" via highly sensitive membranes on these body parts
    $800 22
Was he on the cover of the July 24 issue? "You Bet Your Life" he was
    $800 18
Go up the north face of Mount Everest & down the south face & you'll cross from Tibet into this country
    $800 27
Personal injury lawyers may work on this type of fee, a percentage of the money awarded
    $800 12
"Rhapsody in Blue", a piece by this composer, was used as the title of a 1945 movie biography of him
    $800 2
Tim Burton's spooky stop-motion animated feature from 1993
    $1200 8
In 1857 this French chemist's theory of fermentation was first presented in a paper "on Lactic Fermentation"
    $1200 23
Just the facts, Ma'am: he missed being on the first cover by 1 week & was back the end of the year on the Dec. 11 cover
    $1200 19
The problem with the Maginot Line was it covered France's border with Germany, but not with this country
    DD: $1,000 28
If you fill out lots of EOIR-40s, applications for suspension of deportation, this area of law is your specialty
    $1200 13
He wrote the words & music to "I Happen to Like New York" & "I Love Paris"
    $1200 3
Antebellum
    $1600 9
This whale, whose name is from Russian for "white", is born grey or brown; it turns a milky white by age 5
    $1600 24
An investigative report in the November 6 issue looked into why this man "Fired Julius La Rosa"
    $1600 20
Argentina's border with this country is 3,200 miles long, about the same as its coastline
    $1600 29
Some firms require lawyers to amass a minimum weekly number, like 40, of these, for which a client can be charged
    $1600 14
He collaborated with Yip Harburg on "Lydia, the Tattooed Lady" & "Over the Rainbow"
    $1600 4
1840 Richard Henry Dana memoir that became one of the most popular tales of life at sea
    $2000 10
Seed plants are divided into 2 main groups: angiosperms & these, which include the conifers
    $2000 25
The cover story on this actor was subtitled "Man and Superman"
    DD: $3,000 21
A monument at Pervoururalsk in the Ural Mountains marks this geographic border
    $2000 15
This "Moon River" lyricist has been called "The Sentimental Gentleman from Georgia"
    $2000 5
It's the title of the 1894 "Prelude" heard here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$24,800 $3,600 $5,800
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

ACTORS & HISTORICAL ROLES
In the 2002 film "Frida", Geoffrey Rush portrayed this European firebrand during his final days

Final scores:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$22,300 $1 $3,800
2-day champion: $29,499 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Russ Lynne Kevin
$23,800 $3,600 $5,800
29 R
(including 3 DDs),
2 W
8 R,
2 W
8 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $33,200

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