Show #1875 - Friday, October 30, 1992

1992 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 5.


[<< previous game]

Rosie O'Donnell, a comedienne from the hit film A League of Their Own

Ed Begley Jr., a 6-time Emmy Award nominee from St. Elsewhere

Robert Guillaume, a winner of two Emmys from Benson

[next game >>]

Jeopardy! Round

    $100 2
This statue got a new torch in 1986; the old one was 100 years old
    $100 1
He called his 1988 autobiography "Sweet Life"; he could have called it "I Write the Songs"
    $100 11
Not surprisingly, in 1984 his "1984" was a bestseller
    $100 7
Glenn Close had hair glued to her chest for her cameo role as a male pirate in this Spielberg film
    $100 10
Jimmy Dean's new flapsticks are sausages dipped in this batter & stuck on sticks
    $100 9
1903 Jack London work in which a dog, half St. Bernard, half Scotch shepherd, survives the wilderness
    $200 12
Term for the women of the 1920s who wore bobbed hair, short dresses & long strings of beads
    $200 3
The rappers known as Kris Kross kreated a kraze by wearing their oversized klothes in this unusual way
    $200 13
Stephen Crane established his reputation with this novel of the Civil War
    $200 8
When she danced in the 1935 film "Dante's Inferno", she was still using the name Rita Cansino
    $200 19
This basic sauce named for a color is made with rich meat stock
    $300 23
It's the appearance of a performer after the play in response to applause
    $300 15
This Sunshine State once had east & west portions; the western part now belongs to Ala., Miss. & La.
    $300 4
During the 1992 Summer Olympics, this country singer, born Randy Traywick, was a spokesman for Coca-Cola
    $300 14
An article that he wrote about his riverboat days was eventually expanded into "Life on the Mississippi"
    $300 16
Peter Lawford had a bit role as a pilot in this Greer Garson film, the "Best Picture" of 1942
    $300 20
In Italy, kidneys are rognoni, brains are cervello & this variety meat is lingua
    $300 24
"Bovine" term for an audition open to a large number of actors
    $400 5
Peter Allen wrote "Quiet Please, There's a Lady on Stage" to honor this woman who was once his mother-in-law
    $400 17
In 1937 this "Sweater Girl" strutted across the screen in a sweater in "They Won't Forget"
    $400 21
It's believed that the original baba was soaked in this liquor, but you can make it with kirsch instead
    $500 6
She was nominated for a 1962 Tony for her Broadway debut in "I Can Get It for You Wholesale"
    DD: $500 18
He not only played himself in "Sunset Boulevard", his name is mentioned in the film's last line
    $500 22
Ladyfingers are a finger-shaped type of this light cake that's made without shortening

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 11):

Robert Ed! Rosie
$1,200 $0 $800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Robert Ed! Rosie
$600 $100 $800

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 7
It was founded by the Gauls as a fishing settlement in the Seine River in the 3rd century B.C.
    $200 4
He was born in St. John, New Brunswick, but his son Kiefer was born in London, England
    $200 12
A "monster" opera based on this Mary Shelley novel premiered in 1990
    $200 1
Through 1991 from 8 to 12% of this country's Amazon Basin had been deforested
    $400 8
Every 4 years this Polish capital hosts a Frederic Chopin international piano competition
    $400 17
This actor from Ottawa played half of "The Blues Brothers"
    $400 13
In 1872 this composer conducted his "Aida" at La Scala in Milan
    $400 2
This country is the world's largest producer of "greenhouse gases"
    $600 9
Schonbrunn, the Hapsburgs' summer palace, is a top tourist attraction just outside this capital
    $600 18
We'll bet you a buck you know this Canadian starred in "Uncle Buck"
    $600 14
Part of this Rossini opera takes place on the shores of Lake Lucerne
    $600 3
To reduce smog at this nearby national park, a Page, Ariz. power plant agreed to slash emissions
    $800 10
This Bahamian capital served as a supply base for Confederate blockade runners in the Civil War
    DD: $1,000 15
Act I of this opera ends with a love duet between Roddolfo & Mimi
    $800 19
This older brother of Jesse James outlived Jesse by 33 years
    $800 5
In 1992 Hungary abandoned its venture with Czechoslovakia to build 2 huge dams on this river
    $1000 11
A prominent landmark in this Australian capital is the 258-foot-tall Australian-American Memorial
    $1000 16
This Wagner opera concludes with a ship sinking & its captain & Senta ascending to heaven
    DD: $1,000 6
Charcoal canisters & alpha-track detectors are used to detect this radioactive gas in homes

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Robert Ed! Rosie
$1,800 -$1,100 $2,000

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

The 1973 case Doe v. Bolton was decided with this more famous case

Final scores:

Robert Ed! Rosie
$3,300 $2,200 $3,801
2nd place: $10,000 for amfAR 3rd place: $10,000 for the Earth Communications Office Winner: $10,000 for Children of the Night

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Robert Ed! Rosie
$2,100 -$1,100 $2,000
14 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
(including 1 DD)
9 R
(including 1 DD),
8 W
10 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $3,000

[game responses] [game scores] [suggest correction]

Game tape date: 1992-10-11
The J! Archive is created by fans, for fans. Scraping, republication, monetization, and malicious use prohibited; this site may use cookies and collect identifying information. See terms. The Jeopardy! game show and all elements thereof, including but not limited to copyright and trademark thereto, are the property of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. and are protected under law. This website is not affiliated with, sponsored by, or operated by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. Join the discussion at