Show #4885 - Friday, December 2, 2005

Contestants

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Glenda Niemiec, a payroll specialist from St. Paul, Minnesota

Michael Levitin, an attorney from Arlington, Virginia

Adam Weinstein, a graduate student from Fort Lauderdale, Florida (whose 1-day cash winnings total $20,000)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE FRENCH REVOLUTION
TV FANS
COUNTRIES BY CAPITAL
NEW HERE?
HEY! TAKE MY PICTURE!
SAY CHEESE!
    $200 2
In October 1789 a large crowd of women marched to Versailles demanding this food staple
    $200 6
In 1980 fans were trying to guess & bookies were setting odds on "Who Shot J.R.?" on this program
    $200 8
South of the border:
Santiago
    $200 21
If you start an MLB season with 45 days' ML experience, you're not considered one of these any more
    $200 26
After setting numerous records, she announced her retirement at age 30 in 1999
    $200 16
The Food Lover's Companion says it's "undoubtedly the stinkiest of the strong-smelling cheeses"
    $400 3
Despite declaring, "Men are born... with equal rights" the Assembly voted to allow this to continue in the colonies
    $400 7
A fan club abbreviated R.A.L.P.H. is "The Royal Association for the Longevity & Preservation of" this sitcom
    $400 9
"Knightly" & daily:
Valletta
    $400 22
If you're a One L, you're in your first year here & sweating out contracts & civil procedure
    $400 27
Yippie! He's the 1960s political rabble-rouser seen here
    $400 17
TV's Herman, Lily, Eddie or Marilyn, or this cheese: some add an "e" to its spelling, but it blows the joke
    $600 4
On Feb. 28, 1791 this hero of the American Revolution stopped a riot & a plot to kidnap the royals
    $600 14
The Peanut Gallery was this popular show's hard-to-get-into audience
    $600 10
Near Florida:
Port-au-Prince
    $600 23
It precedes "15" to describe the extra weight from a new lifestyle of late-night study & excess pizza
    $600 28
The maiden name of either of the two women seen here
    $600 18
It's named for a town 13 miles northeast of Amsterdam, & you could say it's very gouda (but you'd be wrong)
    $800 5
In 1795 there was a debate over what to make the national anthem, "Reveil du Peuple" or this
    $800 15
Wuff, wuff, wuff, the Dog Pound was this talk-show host's fanatical audience section near the band
    $800 11
In Africa:
Libreville
    $800 24
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from Parris Island, SC.) Parris Island arrivals stand in their first formation on the yellow footprints, and are told to refer to themselves as this word
    $800 29
The talented man seen here won Oscars for these 2 films
    $800 19
Napoleon III may have named this white, downy-rind cow's-milk cheese after the Norman village where he first sampled it
    $1000 1
In March 1790 Robespierre was elected president of this powerful political "club"
    $1000 13
Full name of the TV show for whom the Xenites were the ultimate fans
    $1000 12
In the Caribbean:
Roseau
    DD: $1,200 25
It can be any beginner, or a person who has entered a religious order but not taken final vows
    $1000 30
He made some democratic noises in February of 2005
    $1000 20
A favorite of Charlemagne, a true version of this cheese can be authenticated by a red sheep on the wrapper

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

Adam Michael Glenda
$3,200 $200 $2,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Adam Michael Glenda
$6,800 $1,200 $3,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

PHILOSOPHY
SPORTS NICKNAMES
SCIENC"E" & NATUR"E"
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
HENRY IV, PART 2
BIG WORDS
    $400 5
A 1954 article by Michael Dummett is provocatively titled, "Can" one of these "precede its cause?"
    $400 1
Mick Jagger had a "Heart Of" it; Roberto Duran had "Hands of" it
    $400 27
"Endangered" & "threatened" are the 2 classifications for animal species facing this
    $400 21
In French, this instrument is called a petite flute
    $400 16
The character Rumor gives a recap of this play as an introduction
    $400 2
A top-of-the-beanstalk-livin' guy, or a pro pigskin-totin' one
    DD: $5,000 8
Gilbert Ryle tried to sort out the relation of the body & this, also the title of the venerable journal he edited
    $800 9
The NHL's Mr. Lemieux got this Nintendo-based moniker
    $800 28
Materials described as photovoltaic convert sunshine directly into this type of energy
    $800 19
The "clash" ones range in size from about 15 inches in diameter to 22 inches
    $800 17
By the end of the play, Prince Henry, then known as Hal, has become this title character of another play
    $800 3
In 1985 it was found in 2 sections about 400 miles SE of Newfoundland, at a depth of about 12,500 feet
    $1200 7
When philosophers refer to the "Summa", they usually mean this work of Christian thought from around 1270
    $1200 10
The NBA's 6'8", 284-pound Robert Traylor keeps on trucking with this nickname
    $1200 24
A unit of work or energy sometimes said to be equivalent to the energy of a mosquito taking off
    $1200 20
About the size of a violin, a crwth is an ancient bowed stringed instrument of this country
    $1200 18
In Act V, a character named Silence mentions this character that Kevin Costner has played on screen
    $1200 13
It describes the "skies" in "America The Beautiful"
    $1600 6
Plotinus, who taught of eternal realities, thought himself a Platonist; we add 3 letters & call him this
    $1600 11
Many soccer players have had great feet, but Hungary's Sandor Kocsis was nicknamed "Golden" this
    $1600 25
From the Greek for "upon the kidney", it's found in the adrenal glands
    $1600 22
Piano is short for this word that means "soft loud"
    DD: $200 29
He says, "I am not only witty in myself, but the cause that wit is in other men"
    $1600 14
This word famously preceded "wasteland" in a 1961 speech about TV; we'll try not to take it personally
    $2000 4
Many of Kierkegaard's works were a strong reaction against this German's idealist phenomenology
    $2000 12
Nickname of Ms. Spencer-Devlin, the LPGA's first openly gay player
    $2000 26
A cone-shaped laboratory flask with a narrow neck & a broad, flat bottom
    $2000 23
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew holds up a harmonica.) As opposed to a chromatic harmonica with sharps & flats, this one has holes for just a single scale
    $2000 15
This title adjective describes the "room" in the title of the 1922 e.e. cummings novel of WWI

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Adam Michael Glenda
$17,800 $9,800 $5,200

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Final Jeopardy! Round

1950s MOVIE ENSEMBLES
Name missing from this list: Webber, Begley, Marshall, Warden, Balsam, Fiedler, Klugman, Binns, Sweeney, Voskovec & Cobb

Final scores:

Adam Michael Glenda
$19,700 $900 $200
2-day champion: $39,700 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Adam Michael Glenda
$13,400 $11,200 $5,200
23 R
(including 2 DDs),
4 W
12 R
(including 1 DD),
1 W
12 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $29,800

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