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    $800 19
The name of this type of silk is from the French for "curled"
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Show #5479 - Thursday, June 5, 2008

Donna Vogel game 1.

Contestants

Donna Vogel, a scientist from Bethesda, Maryland

John Brown, a middle school teacher from Tampa, Florida

Louis Burnoski, a civil engineer from Akron, Ohio (1-day champion whose cash winnings total $22,001)

Jeopardy! Round

AMERICAN LIT
ALL NATURAL EATS
GOVERNMENT
THEY SAID IT
(Alex: You'll not be stating your case, but...)
CASING YOUR STATE
FROM THE FRENCH
    $200 1
In a poem by Longfellow, Hiawatha's marriage to her is no laughing matter
    $200 3
American pioneer John Chapman would press you to eat this fruit & would plant the seeds to make orchards
    $200 9
It's the term of office of Ohio state representatives--
come on, take a guess
    $200 24
This oft-divorced Hungarian said, "I am a marvelous housekeeper. Every time I leave a man, I keep his house"
    $200 20
In 1864 its capital moved from Fort Whipple to Prescott, which lost the honor in 1867, then got it back in 1877
    $200 16
This word for a type of business like Quizno's comes from the French for "free"
    $400 2
In this 1959 William Gibson drama, Helen Keller realizes things have names
    $400 4
Eat some orange vegetables, like the acorn, butternut & hubbard types of this gourd
    $400 10
In both NYC & L.A., the mayor is the chief executive & this is the main legislative body
    $400 26
This country star said she's not offended by dumb blonde jokes: "I know... I'm not dumb... I also know I'm not blonde"
    $400 21
A then 1 1/2-mile horse race was inaugurated in this state in 1875; Aristides won by 2 lengths
    $400 17
The name of this rodent that hibernates nearly half the year may come from the French for "sleep"
    $600 5
"Living By The Word" is a collection of prose pieces by this author of "The Color Purple"
    $600 6
Eat spears of this green vegetable, but not the same-named fern, which is a houseplant
    $600 11
The USA's oldest appellate court in continuous existence is this highest body in Massachusetts
    $600 27
The witticism A verbal agreement isn't worth the paper it's printed on" is attributed to this film pioneer
    $600 22
Don't go nuclear on us, but the federal government owns about 85% of this state's land
    $600 18
This elaborate sumptuous meal takes its name from the French for "little bench"
    $800 12
Sinclair Lewis' real estate salesman who's "never done a single thing I've wanted to do in my whole life"
    $800 7
They have no flavor or aroma, but cloud ears, a type of this, are used in many Chinese dishes for their texture
    $800 14
Created in 1914, this commission works to maintain competition & protect customers
    $800 28
Trailing in the GOP nomination race in 2008, this Arkansan said, "I didn't major in math--I majored in miracles"
    DD: $1,000 23
Hop over to Grasshopper Glacier in this state's Custer National Forest; you can still see 'em in the ice
    $800 19
The name of this type of silk is from the French for "curled"
    $1000 13
"Lost Laysen" is a once-lost novella that this "Gone With The Wind" author wrote when she was just 16
    $1000 8
Whether it's the pascal or golden variety of this vegetable, its name comes from the Greek for "parsley"
    $1000 15
Some say the Bush administration's domestic spying conflicts with FISA, the Foreign Intelligence this Act
    $1000 29
"Brevity is the soul of lingerie" is attributed to this "Round Table" wit
    $1000 25
(Cheryl of the Clue Crew stands next to a Seeing Eye dog.) While there are other schools, only dogs trained at The Seeing Eye's Morristown location in this East Coast state can rightly be called Seeing Eye dogs

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

Louis John Donna
$2,600 $1,600 $4,400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Louis John Donna
$4,400 $1,800 $4,800
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