Show #4450 - Friday, January 2, 2004

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Contestants

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Luke McConnell, a student from Carmel, Indiana

Joe Wolke, a vice president of IT communications and information from Northbrook, Illinois

Faith O'Neal, an attorney from New York, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $12,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS
HOOP-LA
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE WINNERS
GRAMBLING MARCHING BAND
FICTIONAL CHARACTERS
W.W.
    $200 7
To use this nylon material every day & not dread my next visit to Dr. Szell
    $200 4
In 1981 Houston's Calvin Murphy sank 95.8 % of these shots, an all-time NBA record
    $200 3
1979: A nun like none other
    $200 18
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew presents from Grambling State University in Louisiana.) The Grambling marching band scored big at halftime at the first one of these, January 15, 1967 at the Los Angeles Coliseum
    $200 1
English schoolmaster Mr. Chipping is called this for short
    $200 23
Riesling or Chardonnay, for example
    $400 8
To feed shut-ins as a volunteer with this rhyming program
    $400 5
(Hi, I'm Julius Erving) During its final season in 1975-76 I led this league in scoring & won its slam dunk competition
    $400 9
1990:
A Communist party head
    $400 19
Grambling first struck up the band in 1926 with 17 instruments obtained from this Chicago catalog company
    $400 2
This mathematician gone bad is Sherlock Holmes' archenemy
    $400 24
In 1900 he wrote the U.S. Weather Bureau for a list of windy areas; he chose Kitty Hawk, where winds averaged 13 mph
    $600 13
To stop blowing every paycheck & start building this precipitation-named fund
    $600 6
In 1990 this Nevada school's team became the first in history to score over 100 points in the NCAA championship game
    $600 28
1964: An American clergyman
    $600 20
The Marching Tigers performed in Monrovia at the 1972 inauguration of this country's President William Tolbert
    $600 10
Humbert Humbert usually refers to 12-year-old Dolores Haze by this name
    $600 25
It's the lip-curling favorite heard here
    $800 14
To do this, often given as a reason for retirement, as by golfer Nancy Lopez & Congressman Dick Armey
    $800 16
( Hi, I'm Malik Rose of the NBA.) I attended the same Philadelphia high school as this late, great 7 foot 1 center
    $800 29
1978: An Israeli & an Egyptian
    DD: $2,000 21
The band made sure to include a sax solo when they performed for this commencement speaker in 1999
    $800 11
With help from Helen Fielding, this 30-something singleton & diarist also has a published "Guide to Life"
    $800 26
It's what "W.W" stands for in WWD, "the retailers' daily newspaper"
    $1000 15
To start doing yoga -- maybe this style that's really hot (as in the 105-degree room it requires)
    $1000 17
In 1979 the NBA's New Orleans Jazz moved to this state less well known for its jazz
    $1000 30
1961:
A U.N. Secretary-General
    $1000 22
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew presents from Grambling State University.) I'm with the Grambling marching band, in the stadium named for this legendary coach
    $1000 12
Tyrone Slothrop, an American Lieutenant, is the central character of this 1973 classic by Thomas Pynchon
    $1000 27
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew presents from Martha's Vineyard.) This type of platform atop the roof was named for the women who watched for incoming ships from them

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

Faith Joe Luke
$600 $2,600 $2,000

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Faith Joe Luke
$2,200 $600 $8,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

WEST AFRICA
THE SINGER PORTRAYED
17th CENTURY NAMES
CRAFTS
ANIMALS AMONG US
EASY AS "PIE"
    $400 24
Nigeria's chief port, it lies on the Bight of Benin
    $400 12
By Diana Ross in 1972
    $400 6
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents from Provincetown, Massachusetts.) William Bradford's wife Dorothy died tragically in 1620 when she fell overboard here in Provincetown harbor, from this ship
    $400 17
Tesserae are the small, colored pieces, usually tiles, that are used to make this type of picture
    $400 5
The U.S. military used these animals to aid the clearing of underwater mines during the 2003 invasion of Iraq
    $400 1
Simple Simon asked him, "Let me taste your ware"
    $800 27
In 1936 Francisco Franco began his fight against the Spanish Republic from his base in this archipelago off NW Africa
    $800 13
By Sissy Spacek in 1980
    $800 7
Around 1630 Mogul ruler Shah Jahan ordered this built as a memorial to his favorite wife
    $800 19
(Video of Vanna White) In several books, I share tips and some of my favorite designs for crocheting this cozy type of blanket
    $800 9
The lesser pandas of Asia are related to this "masked" North American mammal of the genus Procyon
    $800 2
It's one who induces others to follow by means of false promises
    $1200 28
This river which empties into the Atlantic carries more water than any river in the world except the Amazon
    $1200 14
By Jennifer Lopez in 1997
    $1200 8
In 1622 he became a Cardinal; 6 years later he became First Minister of France
    $1200 20
Depending on what you weave, you might use the rigid heddle or 4-harness type of this
    $1200 10
Plentiful in the Eurasian steppes in the late Pleistocene, these animals stood 16 feet high & had tusks 16 feet long
    $1200 3
In "The Preacher and the Slave", Joe Hill wrote, "Work and pray, live on hay, you'll get" this "when you die"
    $1600 29
In the 1500s this European power established bases in Angola, which it used as a source for slave labor for Brazil
    DD: $2,000 15
By Lou Diamond Phillips in 1987
    $1600 25
Because it dealt with religious hypocrisy, his French comedy "Le Tartuffe" was banned until 1669
    DD: $2,000 21
In this form of needlework, X's shown on fabric create pictures, like the lovely Paula Vaughan design seen here
    $1600 18
A traditional Uzbek meal might include shurpa, the meat of this "timid" animal served with vegetable soup
    $1600 4
This hat has a low crown, flat top & flexible brim
    $2000 16
By Dennis Quaid in 1989
    $2000 26
In 1653 Izaak Walton reeled readers in with this treatise on fishes & fishing
    $2000 22
Many Hopi people earn part of their income from the crafting of jewelry, baskets & these sacred dolls
    $2000 23
Like the last passenger pigeon, the last captive Carolina parakeet died in the 1910s in this Ohio city's zoo
    $2000 11
Velvet Brown's horse in "National Velvet" got its name from this black & white marking

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Faith Joe Luke
$7,000 $9,800 $14,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

NAMED FOR
The "Scruggs Style" is a technique of doing this with only the thumb & first 2 fingers

Final scores:

Faith Joe Luke
$12,000 $14,800 $8,399
2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $14,800 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Faith Joe Luke
$7,000 $9,400 $14,800
10 R,
3 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
22 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $31,200

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