Show #5885 - Friday, March 26, 2010

Regina Robbins game 4.

Contestants

[<< previous game]

Huat Lim, a premedical student from Seattle, Washington

Kerry Smith, a baking and pastry art student from Midland, Michigan

Regina Robbins, an arts teacher from New York, New York (whose 3-day cash winnings total $79,101)

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

EUROPEAN CAPITAL HAIKU
GOOD BAD GUYS ON TV
FRENCH COOKING
LAST OF A DYING BREED
LOGOS
MUSICAL WORDS
    $200 8
Famed for 7 hills / A forum for discussion / All roads lead to here
    $200 1
Homer Simpson: "You're the richest guy I know"; this man: "Yes, but I'd trade it all for a little more"
    $200 26
This paper-thin creation, whether savory or sweet, means "pancake" in French
    $200 18
"Last sightings" of this flightless bird were reported in 1662, 1674 & 1681
    $200 2
For just $50, this shoe company purchased the photo of the soft-eyed basset hound that would become its logo
    $200 16
It's a bony growth on certain animals & an instrument that really blows
    $400 9
Romantics all know / Rude waiters cannot obscure / "City of Light"'s glow
    $400 7
Played by Carlos Bernard, Tony Almeida was good, then bad, then good, then really bad on this Fox drama
    $400 27
A pastry shell filled with eggs, cream & other ingredients, this dish originated in the Alsace-Lorraine region
    $400 19
It's not so gr-r-reat that the last known member of the Balinese species of this big cat was killed in 1937
    DD: $1,000 3
Fittingly, this brand known for its vintage-inspired jeans uses a 4-leaf clover as its logo
    $400 17
This type of file looks like the bellows of the same-named instrument
    $600 10
Pole dancing is big / A '44 uprising / Let's make a pact here
    $600 13
In 1997 James Marsters rocked a Billy Idol look as Spike, a bloodsucker on this show
    $600 28
This seafood stew of Marseilles was originally cooked on the beach by fishermen
    $600 20
The last quagga, a species of this with stripes limited to its head, died at the Amsterdam zoo in 1883
    $600 4
This brand of athletic wear uses the logo seen here
    $600 23
A piece of music, or a short school essay
    $800 11
Slavic to the grind / here comes the Ukraine again / please, try the chicken!
    $800 14
The Showtime website for this title character calls him "America's favorite serial killer"
    $800 29
This specialty of Alsace & Perigord is goose liver marinated in port & seasonings
    $800 21
The last wild wisent, also called the European variety of this plains animal, was killed in the Caucasus in 1927
    $800 5
This brand of luggage & handbags uses the simian logo seen here; some purses come with Furry Monkey key chains
    $800 24
(Kelly of the Clue Crew performs a science experiment.) Electricity will only light the fluorescent bulb to where I put my hand, because like copper or an orchestra leader, my body is acting as this
    $1000 12
Good King Wenceslas / Bohemian lifestyle / Czech out its churches
    $1000 15
J.K. Simmons just plain scared the heck out of us as Vern, prisoner 92S110 on this HBO drama
    $1000 30
As the name says, this classic dish is chicken cooked in red wine
    $1000 22
"Booming Ben", the last Heath hen, stopped booming in 1932 on this big Massachusetts island
    $1000 6
You can check out celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe's picks at this fresh web site whose logo is seen here
    $1000 25
A laser printer writes on a photoconductive revolving this; it shares its name with a percussion instrument

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

Regina Kerry Huat
$5,600 $600 $1,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Regina Kerry Huat
$7,400 $4,000 $2,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

I'M GETTING TOO OLD FOR THIS STUFF
REMINDS ME OF MY FIRST MARRIAGE
GRAY LIKE MY PERSONALITY
I SPEAK MANY TONGUES
GOD BLESS YOU
& ALL WHO SAIL WITH YOU
    $400 11
At a ball, Mr. Elton annoys Jane Austen's Emma by saying he is too old to do this
    $400 2
Bruce Willis is on good terms with Ashton Kutcher & this woman, first wife of both Bruce & Ashton
    $400 21
Elisha Gray was involved in a legal battle with Alexander Graham Bell over the invention of this device
    $400 16
Shhhhh... Johnny's taking one of these afternoon naps, from the Spanish for "sixth hour"
    $400 26
Eriu is a celtic fertility goddess of this island named for her; Eire & Erin are corruptions of her name
    $400 1
On Sept. 20, 1519 this Portuguese navigator headed west on a trip around the world
    $800 12
In the Bible, she tells daughter-in-law Ruth to leave her, "For I am too old" to have a husband
    $800 3
The public was surprised by Lyle Lovett's marriage to this actress; it was a first marriage for both
    $800 22
A shade of gray is named for this heavily armored class of warship
    $800 17
So long, farewell, good-bye; or if you prefer, you can say it this way in Japanese
    $800 27
The Angolan sea god Kianda is the guardian of this nearby ocean & all its creatures
    $800 5
He served at the Civil War Battle of New Orleans before becoming the USA's greatest Spanish-American War naval hero
    DD: $1,500 13
He said, "Too old to plant trees for my own gratification, I shall do it for posterity" & at 83 designed an arboretum for UVa [the University of Virginia]
    $1200 4
Perhaps David Justice's first marriage, to this Oscar winner & Bond girl, was "Jinx"ed
    $1200 23
Harold Gray created this comic strip that featured a frizzy-haired girl & a bald billionaire
    DD: $1,500 18
Also the name of a pasta sauce, this 5-letter Italian word can mean please, thank you, or excuse me
    $1200 28
A Roman goddess of birth & newborns, Deverra was symbolized by one of these, used to sweep away evil
    $1200 6
A British Columbia city is named for this man who in 1793 surveyed the coast there
    $1600 14
Hemingway's hero Santiago thinks, "I am too old to club" these "to death. But I will try it"
    $1600 9
Her first hubby was Billy Smith; she was a topless dancer when she met No. 2, oilman J. Howard Marshall, 60+ years her senior
    $1600 24
Thomas Gray is best remembered for his "Elegy Written In A Country" one of these
    $1600 19
Bwana means "sir" in this African language
    $1600 29
The creator god Vairacocha of these people of Peru traveled the world teaching man all the arts & sciences
    $1600 7
This missionary traveled down the Mississippi River with Louis Jolliet & reported the first accurate data on its course
    $2000 15
Nestor says wistfully that his days of wrestling & spear-throwing are behind him in Book 23 of this work
    $2000 10
She eloped with James DeBarge at age 18; the marriage was soon annulled & she moved back in with her parents
    $2000 25
In an expression from the French, someone wielding power behind the scenes is a "gray" this
    $2000 20
Literally "war name", this French term refers to a pseudonym adopted in times of conflict
    $2000 30
In pre-Islamic times Qaynan was a protector god of blacksmiths on this peninsula
    $2000 8
During World War II, newspapers gave Admiral William Halsey this animal nickname

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Regina Kerry Huat
$17,800 $12,000 $6,800

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

PHRASE ORIGINS
In 1945 George Orwell coined this 2-word phrase for "an epoch as horribly stable as the slave empires of antiquity"

Final scores:

Regina Kerry Huat
$11,599 $10,000 $1,500
4-day champion: $90,700 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Regina Kerry Huat
$19,000 $13,000 $6,800
25 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
11 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $38,800

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at JBoard.tv.