Show #4945 - Friday, February 24, 2006

Contestants

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Dave Lombard, a program manager from Houston, Texas

Trevor Pritchard, a freelance writer from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Bonnie Clair, an attorney from St. Louis, Missouri (whose 1-day cash winnings total $16,401)

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Jeopardy! Round

THE 1800s
RAY CHARLES & FRIENDS
PACKAGING
LITERARY PLACES
ATTENTION, SPACE CADETS
T3: RISE OF THE CONSONANTS
(Alex: Each correct response will have three "T"s.)
    $200 7
The Jubilee Diamond was named in honor of her Diamond Jubilee in 1897
    $200 1
Ray's album "Genius Loves Company" features the smooth tenor of this singer

"Somewhere over the rainbow, way up high..."
    $200 16
In 1938 Clicquot Club Ginger Ale was the first soft drink sold in these
    $200 2
A Hemingway short story:
"The Snows of" this mountain
    $200 26
"Aren't you glad" Alan Shepard took this deodorant soap into space? Now it's in the Smithsonian
    $200 21
Uncle Joe is movin' kind of slow at the junction, as he's wearing this full, ruffled underskirt
    $400 8
A plump, bearded Dutchman who took him by sleigh on December 24, 1822 inspired him to write a famous poem
    $400 12
Natalie Cole teamed up with Ray Charles for this classic long associated with Peggy Lee
    $400 17
Whether AA jumbo ones of these remain AA jumbo may depend on the strength of their polystyrene cartons
    $400 3
Isak Dinesen's life on a coffee plantation:
"Out of" here
    $400 27
'60s kids bought kits to send Mr. Potato Head to this heavenly body, with a cucumber as his spaceship
    $400 22
Conventional requirements as to social behavior, from the French for "ticket"
    $600 9
In 1835 Richard Lawrence tried to kill this seventh U.S. president, the first time such an attempt was made
    $600 13
(Hi, I'm Larry King.) In 2005 I talked to this pop legend about his duet of "Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word" with Ray Charles
    $600 18
At the end of TV's "Adventures of Rin Tin Tin", kids were told how to send in these from Shredded Wheat to get prizes
    $600 4
About a nation recovering from war:
"The Bookseller of" this Afghan city
    $600 28
This candy got ahead by placing heads on its dispensers, & in 1955 "Space Trooper" was one of the first
    $600 23
Reconsideration upon an act's completion, or something added that wasn't in the original plan
    $800 10
In 1812, the Turks retook these 2 holy cities of Islam; the Wahhabis had taken them in the previous decade
    $800 14
Ray Charles sang "Crazy Love" with this Belfast-born man who wrote the song
    $800 19
Type of product whose package says, "Flatten as you go up"
    $800 5
E.M. Forster examined racism & colonialism:
"A Passage to" this place
    $800 29
In 2005 this SW city's annual UFO Festival featured a parade with aircraft flying over it looking for alien invaders
    $800 24
9-letter adjective describing one with no means of subsistence
    $1000 11
Edouard Manet displayed this scandalous picnic painting in 1863
    $1000 15
This legendary blues guitarist joined brother Ray for a "Sinner's Prayer"
    DD: $1,200 20
Very sensibly, in 2004 Tylenol introduced an EZ-Open Cap on medication for those who suffer from this
    $1000 6
A 2003 memoir:
"Reading Lolita in" this capital
    $1000 30
Don't miss the Cosmic Pathway, a stroll through 13 billion years of cosmic evolution, when visiting this NYC planetarium
    $1000 25
A powerful empire in Asia Minor & Syria around 1500 B.C.

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Bonnie Trevor Dave
$1,000 $3,200 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Bonnie Trevor Dave
$2,200 $3,200 $4,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

THE FOUNTAINS OF EUROPE
IMPORTED TELEVISION
COMMON BONDS
ALIAS SMITH & JONES
BALLET ROLES
ALL YOU NEED IS "LAV"
    $400 14
Bernini's Fountain of the Four Rivers in this city is featured in the novel "Angels & Demons"
    $400 17
Omelet,
moss,
Armada
    $400 6
A 1997 Supreme Court decision permitting civil lawsuits against a sitting president was a result of Clinton v. her
    $400 1
Since 1905 it's been dying, dying--still fluttering--dead!
    $400 2
This Turkish pastry has paper-thin dough & chopped nuts & is served with a cold honey syrup
    $800 15
A statue of this Greek goddess of war & wisdom adorns the fountain in front of Vienna's Parliament Bldg.
    $800 18
A jury,
a sports team owner,
Pandora
    $800 7
Though he was twice accused of murder, we still have a "Whole Lotta Love" for this Scot-born U.S. Navy hero
    $800 10
This outlaw pirouettes to Copland's music before he shoots people
    $800 3
It's the name of about 20 species of small bushes that bear fragrant flowers & belong to the mint family
    $1200 16
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew delivers the clue at Peterhof in St. Petersburg, Russia.) Peterhof's Samson Fountain symbolizes Russia's victory over this Scandinavian country that has a lion as its heraldic beast
    $1200 26
Britain's "Changing Rooms" gave its designers only around $900; this TLC show goes nuts & gives them $1,000
    DD: $2,400 19
Colonel Sanders,
Tom Wolfe,
a Wilkie Collins "Woman"
    $1200 8
Though not a sci-fi author, he wrote about an "invisible hand" in the marketplace in 1776
    $1200 11
She gets a nutcracker for Christmas
    $1200 4
Either of 2 slender bones, each articulating with the sternum & scapula
    $1600 27
Female figures symbolizing the Tisza, Drava & Sava Rivers appear on the Budapest fountain named for this river
    $1600 25
A scientist was quoted as saying contestants on this Dutch show suffered from "post container stress disorder"
    $1600 20
Dollars into Yen,
a sofa bed,
a ragtop car
    $1600 22
In 1928 he became the first Roman Catholic nominated for president by a major party
    $1600 12
Goat-legged Nijinsky creature on a sunny afternoon
    DD: $1,600 5
The former capital of Hungary, today it's the capital of a neighboring country
    $2000 24
A presenter on the BBC version of this PBS show called it "a detective story, a game show, and a history lesson"
    $2000 21
Someone with an appointment in half a minute;
duelists;
rotund pie lovers
    $2000 23
In 1624 he wrote "The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England, and the Summer Isles"
    $2000 13
Also referring to his ship, he is the title pirate in a ballet inspired by Byron
    $2000 9
The 1936 English translation of his book "An Actor Prepares" showed a method to his madness (for good acting)

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Bonnie Trevor Dave
$9,800 $2,400 $4,200
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

FAMOUS AMERICANS
Growing up on a farm, Henry Ford didn't "care much for" these... "I never really made friends with them"

Final scores:

Bonnie Trevor Dave
$11,150 $4,201 $200
2-day champion: $27,551 2nd place: $2,000 3rd place: $1,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Bonnie Trevor Dave
$9,800 $2,400 $8,000
13 R,
3 W
11 R,
4 W
16 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $20,200

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