Show #5487 - Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Dave Simpson game 2.


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Brian MacKenzie, a history teacher originally from Federal Way, Washington

Ginger Beireis, a realtor from Clarksville, Tennessee

Dave Simpson, a pastor from Belcamp, Maryland (whose 1-day cash winnings total $21,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
Cardinal Ratzinger chose this name to honor a peace-seeking pope, not the IXth, who sold the papacy
    $200 16
Zhang Ziyi played Chiyo-Sen in the film version of Arthur S. Golden's "Memoirs of" one of these
    $200 3
Soup made with ham hocks & the navy type of this is on the menu in the U.S. Senate restaurant every day
    $200 21
In 1980 if you were in the city of Mariel in this nation, you could have joined the "Freedom Flotilla" heading for Miami
    $200 26
Steve Ballmer became the president & CEO of Microsoft after this man stepped aside
    $200 10
Be grateful for what you have, because "a bird in the hand is worth" this
    $400 2
(Sarah reports from the cathedral in Lima, Peru.) On his visit to Latin America in 1985 he crowned this statue of the Virgin de la Evangelizacion here in Lima's cathedral
    $400 17
This 2005 film in which aliens use tripod machines is based on a novel by H.G. Wells
    $400 4
Choose a dry day to make the pie combining lemon & this egg-white concoction; the latter does poorly in humidity
    $400 22
In an Aug. 30, 1999 referendum, the people of East Timor voted overwhelmingly for independence from this nation
    $400 27
In 1990 this entrepreneur lent his name & casino to a TV game show
    $400 11
This book by Eliot Asinof is subtitled "The Black Sox and the 1919 World Series"
    $600 7
Pope Innocent X refused to recognize Portugal's independence from this country
    $600 18
This novel and its 2006 film version both start with a museum curator staggering through the Louvre
    $600 5
The French dish eggs sardou features artichoke hearts & this veggie, creamed
    $600 23
Seen here is the flag of this African republic that declared its independence in 1847
    $600 28
World Book reports this Omaha investor's company owns the publisher of... well, World Book
    $600 12
In effect from 1922 to 1944, it was the part of the army code that allowed them to kick you out for undesirable traits
    $800 8
One story says Julius II told Michelangelo to hurry up with the Sistine ceiling or he'd knock him off this structure
    $800 19
Hayden Christensen can teleport himself anywhere in this 2008 film based on a novel by Steven Gould
    $800 6
Peter Brady wanted them with applesauce; people in Butte, Montana eat them deep-fried on buns
    DD: $4,800 24
Cagayan State University & Bataan Polytechnic are colleges in this nation
    $800 29
This eccentric billionaire aircraft-maker turned to communications satellites in the 1960s
    $800 13
Completes the 1940 song title "Beat Me Daddy..."
    $1000 15
This title refers to someone set up as Bishop of Rome in opposition to the one already holding the See; 2 lived in Avignon
    $1000 20
This 1962 novel by Ken Kesey was adapted for the big screen in 1975 & won 5 Academy Awards
    $1000 9
Boursin, a rich cheese from Normandy is often flavored with the cracked type of this
    $1000 25
Iraq's shortest national border is with this monarchy
    $1000 30
One letter was changed in this tycoon's last name to get the company name Revlon
    $1000 14
This Jane Smiley farmland novel was adapted into a movie starring Jessica Lange & Michelle Pfeiffer

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

Dave Ginger Brian
$3,600 $3,400 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Ginger Brian
$11,000 $3,800 $5,400

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $400 4
After this exploded in 1898, Clara Barton wrote, "The air was filled with a blaze of light"
    $400 10
"Everybody hates" this comic who is a huge limestone mass overlooking the entrance to the Mediterranean
    $400 1
The poem "Sing a Song of Sixpence" says, "Along came" one of these birds, "and snipped off her nose"
    $400 15
The American Airlines hub "DFW" stands for this
    $400 26
Propane-fueled burners provide this to lift balloons; politicians make their own
    $400 9
"Hey Jude" was written for someone with this last name
    $800 5
The war to free Cuba actually began half a world away in the Battle of this bay on May 1, 1898
    DD: $5,000 11
Drew Carey game show that's constitutionally guaranteed by the second amendment
    $800 2
"Ful weel she soong the service dyvyne, entuned in hir nose ful semely" in the prologue to this masterpiece
    $800 16
If you're flying U.S. Airways, you may change planes in this North Carolina city's hub airport
    $800 27
To a backyard barbecuer, LPG is this type of "propane gas"
    $800 22
U2's "Pride (In the Name of Love)" is a tribute to this man who died in 1968
    $1200 6
Joe Wheeler, a cavalry leader in this war, was a fire-eating general in the Cuban campaign
    $1200 12
The headstrong tomboy in "Little Women" who's a documentary about emperors in their antarctic breeding grounds
    $1200 3
The heathens "have ears, but they hear not; noses have they, but they smell not" in no. 115 of this Biblical book
    $1200 17
This airline's Paris-Charles De Gaulle 2 hub opened in 1996
    $1200 28
One of the 2 substances in which propane occurs naturally
    $1200 23
Stevie Nicks said this Fleetwood Mac song was about a Welsh witch
    $1600 7
In this July 1, 1898 battle, the U.S. gained the high ground overlooking Santiago but lost more than 200 men
    $1600 13
The stereotypical bad behavior of a U.S. citizen overseas is a TV show featuring Paula Abdul
    $1600 20
"My nose itched," wrote Jonathan Swift, "and I knew I should drink wine or" do this to "a fool"
    $1600 18
This airline is found in 5 concourses at the super-busy Atlanta airport
    $1600 29
Propane's chemical formula is C3H8, meaning it's one of these compounds named for its 2 components
    $1600 24
His song "Moon Over Bourbon Street", about a vampire named Louis, was inspired by an Anne Rice character
    $2000 8
In annexing the Philippines, this president said that "The march of events rules and overrules human action"
    $2000 14
35th state that longs for "A Room of One's Own"
    $2000 21
"The nose of a mob is its imagination, by can be quietly led", said this poet known for his "To Helen"
    DD: $4,000 19
In 1978 it became the first airport that was hub to 2 airlines--American & United
    $2000 30
Ethanethiol, which serves this purpose, is usually added to propane so leaks can be detected
    $2000 25
"Wish You Were Here" by this rock group was dedicated to founder Syd Barrett

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Dave Ginger Brian
$23,200 $6,600 $15,800

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Jefferson called him "Attila of the age dethroned... shut up within the circle of a little island of the Mediterranean"

Final scores:

Dave Ginger Brian
$31,601 $8,827 $31,600
2-day champion: $53,201 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Dave Ginger Brian
$15,000 $10,600 $15,800
21 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
14 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)
16 R,
0 W

Combined Coryat: $41,400

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Game tape date: 2008-03-18
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