Show #4959 - Thursday, March 16, 2006

Contestants

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Scott Gardiner, an Army lawyer from Tampa, Florida

Mike Hagesfeld, a software developer from Cleveland Heights, Ohio

Christine Black, an administrative assistant from Warwick, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $600)

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Jeopardy! Round

SHAKESPEARE
COMEDY OF ERRORS
TWELFTH NIGHT
KING JOHN
MEASURE FOR MEASURE
AS YOU LIKE "IT"
    $200 1
The Royal Shakespeare Theatre is in this town; the theatre overlooks a river
    $200 6
To distract the media, Kevin Kline puts pratfall-prone Inspector Clouseau on the case in this 2006 movie
    $200 26
Dealing with a beastly triple-header was this man's famous twelfth labor
    $200 11
John died in October 1216, probably still stewing over this document he'd agreed to 16 months before
    $200 21
Small glasses behind the bar include the shot & this one used to measure out an ounce & a half
    $200 16
If you're in the mood for travel, you're said to have these feet
    $400 2
"The Winter's Tale" has the memorable stage direction "Exit pursued by" this ursine beast
    $400 7
Nicolas Cage & Holly Hunter perform a type of redistribution of baby wealth in this 1987 comedy
    $400 27
The traditional present for your twelfth wedding anniversary is this fabric created by a type of moth larva
    $400 12
John outlawed Eustace the monk but had nothing to do with this fabled outlaw who's portrayed as his adversary
    $400 22
Measured in degrees, it's the angular distance north or south of the Earth's equator
    $400 17
Its territory includes the island of Elba
    $600 3
Forget rotten; T.S. Eliot said "So far from being Shakespeare's masterpiece", it "is most certainly an artistic failure"
    $600 8
Appropriately, it's this comedy in which Groucho as Prof. Wagstaff says, "I'd horsewhip you--if I had a horse"
    $600 28
Seen here, she represented New York's 12th District in the House of Representatives from 1969-1983
    $600 13
When young John was lord of this island, he & his buddies rudely laughed at the beards of local chieftains
    $600 23
"Welcome to" this scale named for a child's structure; it's 1:12, 1 inch equaling 1 foot
    $600 18
Novelty bikini ballad that hit the top of the charts in 1960
    $800 4
The line "All the world's a stage" may have been a reference to this theatre, home to Shakespeare's acting co. in 1599
    $800 9
A leopard is the "Baby" in the title of this screwball comedy starring Cary Grant & Katharine Hepburn
    $800 29
The Twelfth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution concerns a revamping of this "college"
    $800 14
John supported this dashing brother & future king in his rebellion against their dad, Henry II
    $800 24
A hundredweight in the U.S. is 100 of these
    $800 19
Fiddler Perlman
    $1000 5
One of Shakespeare's sisters had this name, the same as Will's wife
    $1000 10
1986 film in which Bette Midler exclaims to Helen Slater, "I'm being marked down... I've been kidnapped by Kmart!"
    $1000 30
This twelfth U.S. president died in office, & his daughter married Jefferson Davis
    $1000 15
As he controlled no territory in his youth, John was known as John "Lack-" this
    DD: $1,000 25
In gold content measurement, one karat is equal to this fraction of pure gold
    $1000 20
According to the Gospel of John in the King James Bible, they were the last 3 words spoken by Jesus on the Cross

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

Christine Mike Scott
$2,400 $2,200 $2,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Christine Mike Scott
$4,600 $4,400 $3,000

Double Jeopardy! Round

WORLD LEADERS
1960s ROCK LYRICS
DON QUIZ-OTE
AIRLINE AD SLOGANS
SURVIVOR GEOGRAPHY
SILENT "G"
    $400 1
This African was a prisoner for 28 years, then a world leader for 5
    $400 2
"Come on baby let's do" this dance "take me by my little hand and go like this"
    $400 12
In 1963 he was a congressman from Illinois; in '75 he began his first stint as Secretary of Defense
    $400 7
"Something special in the air"
    $400 26
(Jeff Probst gives the clue from a rocky exotic locale.) "Survivor: Vanuatu" & "Survivor: Palau" both took place in this ocean
    $400 17
This popular pasta dish consists of wide, flat noodles layered with meat, cheese & tomato sauce
    DD: $2,000 22
In 1920, 1922, 1926 & 1990 this country had a president with Chamorro in his or her name
    $800 3
In this 1965 hit, The Beatles sang, "Suddenly, I'm not half the man I used to be. There's a shadow hanging over me"
    $800 13
At age 28 he got NYC to build a convention center on the site of the Penn Central railyards
    $800 8
"The Wings of Italy"
    $800 27
(Jeff Probst delivers from near a small grove of trees.) The sixth "Survivor" was along this river that has more than 10 times the volume of flow of the Mississippi
    $800 18
That's it, I'm giving up my position, I'm stepping down, I'm doing this
    $1200 23
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew strolls through a shipyard in Gdansk, Poland.) I'm in what's in now simply called the Gdansk Shipyard; during Polish Communist rule, it was named for this man
    $1200 4
"You know that it would be untrue, you know that I would be a liar" if we said this song wasn't a Doors hit
    $1200 14
After quitting a 1950s series, he quipped, "When you've made 6 pictures and the mule still gets more fan mail..."
    $1200 9
"We love to fly and it shows"
    $1200 28
(Jeff Probst reads from near the thicket of trees again.) In 2005 "Survivor" went to the Maya Empire in this most populous Central American country
    $1200 19
Injurious to crops, it's a long period of dry weather with little rainfall
    $1600 24
Prime Minister of this country under President Banana, Robert Mugabe became its president in 1987
    $1600 5
"On a cold and gray Chicago mornin', a poor little baby child is born" here, "and his mama cries"
    $1600 15
In 1938 he became the first player to win tennis' Grand Slam
    $1600 10
"We have to earn our wings every day"
    $1600 29
(Jeff Probst reads from near some foliage.) In the 2nd season, castaways made camp in the Outback of this "royal" Australian state
    $1600 20
It can mean kind & good-natured as well as non-cancerous
    $2000 25
(Jimmy reads from the streets of Lubeck, Germany.) This Lubeck-born West German chancellor said, "I always carried a piece of Lubeck with me wherever I had to go"
    $2000 6
This "Sweet" Tommy James & the Shondells hit was "so stimulating, so intoxicating", "drink it right down"
    $2000 16
In 1967 this man's aircraft company merged with McDonnell Aircraft
    DD: $1,400 11
"The world's favourite airline"
    $2000 30
(Jeff Probst for a final time.) In the 1st "Survivor", when you were voted off the island, it was Pulau Tiga, off Borneo, in this sea
    $2000 21
Ring the bells & tell us the style of bed seen here

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Christine Mike Scott
$9,400 $8,600 $11,000

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Final Jeopardy! Round

FOOD LORE
In food lore, the design of this treat symbolizes arms folded in prayer & the 3 holes stand for the Trinity

Final scores:

Christine Mike Scott
$4,400 $13,999 $18,801
3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000 New champion: $18,801

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Christine Mike Scott
$9,400 $9,200 $9,800
13 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
20 R
(including 1 DD),
6 W
18 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W

Combined Coryat: $28,400

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