Show #1514 - Thursday, March 14, 1991

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Mike Specht, an assistant district attorney from Thiells, New York

Marc Goldberg, an anesthesiologist from Cinnaminson, New Jersey

David Epstein, a lawyer from Irvine, California (whose 4-day cash winnings total $46,101)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: And finally, our tribute to...)
    $100 26
A loose mixture of particles larger than sand, you might it in your driveway
    $100 1
It's the only west coast newspaper with a Sunday circulation exceeding 1 million
    $100 6
The canine quarters a person occupies when in disgrace
    $100 8
In his film "Do The Right Thing" he played Mookie, the delivery boy
    $100 21
To eliminate the good as well as the bad is called throwing out the baby with this
    $100 16
According to Britannica, Aristotle said the perfect age for this was 37 for men, 18 for women
    $200 27
This form of carbon used in pencils is also called plumbago, or black lead
    $200 2
This city's Arkansas Gazette is the oldest newspaper west of the Mississippi
    $200 7
Another word for bunk or baloney, from the name for the slop fed to pigs
    $200 12
She played the psychic through whom ghost Patrick Swayze talked to Demi Moore
    $200 22
Hey, Charlie! This company was the first to announce that it would sell dolphin-safe tuna
    $200 17
After tutoring the soon to be great Alexander, Aristotle returned to this city & founded the Lyceum
    $300 28
Africa's Olduvai, where fossils of early man were found, is one of these deep, narrow valleys
    $300 3
Until 1976 this Chicago paper called itself the "World's Greatest Newspaper"
    $300 9
An equine way to say your information comes from the original source
    $300 13
This 1957 film is the only one Red Buttons & Marlon Brando made together
    $300 23
It's a sign of the Zodiac as well as the name of 13 popes
    $300 18
He joined this man's Academy as a student & went on to teach there
    $400 29
The Waimangu, one of these in New Zealand, killed at least 2 people when it erupted in 1917
    $400 4
Begun in 1919 this New York City newspaper was the first tabloid picture paper in the U.S.
    $400 10
If you are a sitting one of these, you could become a dead one
    $400 14
This star of "M" didn't know how to whistle, so director Fritz Lang did it for him
    $400 24
Leeza of Entertainment Tonight or a bunch of lesser apes
    DD: $500 19
Title of the following famous painting
    $500 30
This mineral is used in making plaster of Paris & Portland cement
    $500 5
Columnist George Will writes for Newsweek & this newspaper that owns it
    $500 11
Bart Simpson has steered the kids of the country to this way of saying, "Cool it!"
    $500 15
Her filmography includes "Joyride", "Something Wild", "Working Girl" & "Cherry 2000"
    $500 25
A play by Chekhov, or a trio of mountain peaks in Oregon
    $500 20
Aristotle's term for this was "Analytica", meaning to unravel

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

David Marc Mike
$1,200 $600 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

David Marc Mike
$3,400 $400 $2,900

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 18
The name of this small bone at the base of the spine comes from Greek for cuckoo
    $200 6
Mark Antony called her Egypt
    $200 11
In 1973 this ship that fought the Merrimack was located on the ocean floor off Cape Hatteras
    $200 1
Blaise Pascal said this organ "has its reasons, which reason knows nothing of"
    $200 13
Ciudad Juarez is this country's largest border city
    $200 24
This current Speaker is the only representative from Washington state to hold the post
    $400 19
Both men & women have a thyroid cartilage better known by this Biblical name
    $400 7
Ophelia says of him, "O what a noble mind is here o'erthrown"
    $400 12
Just 6 days before Lincoln's death, Robert E. Lee surrendered at this Virginia site
    $400 2
Oscar Wilde said George Bernard Shaw "has no enemies, but is disliked by" these people
    $400 14
Much of the world's crab catch is made in the waters off this country's Kamchatka peninsula
    $400 25
This Texas Democrat served as Speaker of the House for a record 17 years
    $600 20
Peristalsis is the process that moves food along this tube that leads to the stomach
    DD: $1,600 8
In "A Midsummer Night's Dream" she says, "Methought I was enamored of an ass"
    $600 23
On September 2, 1864 he sent a wire to President Lincoln stating "Atlanta is ours, & fairly won"
    $600 3
Great German poet & dramatist who called architecture "frozen music"
    $600 15
Found in the 9th century when Charlemagne built a fortress on the site, its Germany's chief port
    $600 26
1 of 3 Speakers of the past 50 years who represented Massachusetts
    $800 21
Sickle cell anemia affects the shape of these cells
    $800 9
In Act V of this play, Ferdinand & Miranda play chess
    $800 27
A Confederate attack at a Tennessee church meeting house culminated in this bloody battle of 1862
    DD: $1,000 4
Voltaire said this "is nothing more than a tableau of crimes & misfortunes"
    $800 16
This region of Spain whose name is from the Arabic for "dry land" is dotted with windmills
    $800 29
This Kentuckian was speaker on 3 different occasions in the early 1800s
    $1000 22
Gigantism stems from excessive production of growth hormone by this gland
    $1000 10
"None shall have access unto" her "till Katherine the curst have got a husband"
    $1000 28
5 days after taking command of the Army of the Potomac, he won the Battle of Gettysburg
    $1000 5
He said of the man who hears a different drummer, "Let him step to the music which he hears"
    $1000 17
1 of 2 nations that share the part of the Malay Peninsula north of Malaysia
    $1000 30
Frederick A. C. Muhlenberg, the first Speaker of the House, was a member of this party

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

David Marc Mike
$6,200 $7,000 $5,100

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round

A line in Keats' "Ode to a Nightingale" provided the title of this F. Scott Fitzgerald work

Final scores:

David Marc Mike
$1 $1,599 $0
2nd place New champion: $1,599 3rd place

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

David Marc Mike
$6,200 $8,900 $5,100
17 R,
2 W
25 R
(including 1 DD),
4 W
(including 2 DDs)
13 R,
2 W

Combined Coryat: $20,200

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Game tape date: 1991-01-28
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