Responses for show #2574 - Thursday, November 9, 1995

1995 Celebrity Jeopardy! game 4.

Contestants

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Bill Maher, a 1995 CableACE winner from Politically Incorrect

Charles Kimbrough, an actor from Murphy Brown

Swoosie Kurtz, an acclaimed actor from Sisters

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Jeopardy! Round responses

FAMOUS NAMES
BROADWAY
VAMPIRE LORE
THE PLANETS
GUINNESS RECORDS
WORD"Z"
(Alex: Each correct response will contain at least one "Z".)
    $100 4
P.T. Barnum

Bill
    $100 1
Miss Saigon

Swoosie
    $100 14
garlic

Swoosie
    $100 26
Earth

Charlie
    $100 19
a piano

Bill
    $100 7
(Charlie: What is... zydeco? That's absurd, isn't it?)
(Alex: It is indeed. But it was cute.)
(Charlie: It was almost hard to believe.)
[Beep]
(Alex: Don't try to overcomplicate it. The correct response, what is [*]?)

jazz

Charlie
Triple Stumper
    $200 5
(Alex: How quickly they forget. Who is [*]? Bill, politically incorrect not to com up with a correct response on that one. Pick again.)
(Bill: Okay. I didn't vote for him.)

Jerry Brown

Triple Stumper
    $200 2
Carol Burnett

Swoosie
    $200 15
teeth

Swoosie
    $200 27
(Charlie: What is Mars?)

Jupiter

Charlie
Triple Stumper
    $200 20
Switzerland

Bill
    $200 8
(Charlie: What is fizz?)
(Alex: That's nice, Charlie, but Swoosie rang in first.)
(Swoosie: Ha ha!)
(Alex: Say something, Swoosie, hurry!)
(Swoosie: What is [*]?)
(Alex: You got it.)
(Swoosie: Does that mean I get paid double since he made a mistake?)
(Alex: No, no, no. He wasn't recognized. The chair recognized you Swoosie, however. Select.)
...
[After the break, Alex informs the players that each correct response will not only contain a "Z", it will end with "Z".]

fizz

Swoosie
    $300 6
Monica Seles

Charlie
    $300 3
Grease

Bill
    $300 18
a mirror

Swoosie
    $300 21
Everest

Charlie
    $300 11
blitz

Charlie
    $400 16
Frank Lloyd Wright

Charlie
    $200 9
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Swoosie
    $400 24
a stake

Charlie
    $400 22
Hong Kong

Bill
    $400 12
[Charlie responds at the same time he buzzes in.]
(Charlie: What is [*]? I'll learn this game yet.)

whiz

Charlie
    $500 17
Sam Goldwyn

Swoosie
    $500 10
Will Rogers

Charlie
    $500 25
a threshold

Bill
    $500 23
Alexander Hamilton

Charlie
    $500 13
Natchez

Charlie

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 9):

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$700 $200 $400

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$1,800 $3,400 $1,600

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

NOVELS & NOVELISTS
NUTRITION
THE ACADEMY AWARDS
AMERICAN HISTORY
EUROPEAN TRAVEL
LEFTOVERS
    $200 3
F. Scott Fitzgerald

Swoosie
    $200 23
(Alex: We have less than a minute to go.)

popcorn

Swoosie
    $200 8
Tom Hanks

Swoosie
    $200 1
Chicago

Triple Stumper
    $200 16
Heathrow

Swoosie
    $200 10
the elbow

Swoosie
    $400 4
1984

Swoosie
    $400 24
vitamin A

Swoosie
    $400 9
Billy Crystal

Charlie
    $400 2
(Swoosie: Oh, I know this is wrong.)
(Alex: Say it.)
(Swoosie: What is [*]?)
(Alex: No, that's right.)
(Swoosie: It is?)
(Alex: Yes, it is. Select.)

the Hindenburg

Swoosie
    $400 18
bullfighting

Charlie
    $400 22
Miami

Swoosie
    $600 5
Washington

Charlie
    $600 25
broccoli

Swoosie
    $600 11
Kathy Bates

Swoosie
    $1,200 13
Benjamin Franklin

Bill
    $600 19
Germany

Charlie
    $800 6
James Fenimore Cooper

Charlie
    $800 26
vitamin C

Swoosie
    $800 12
Price Waterhouse

Bill
    $800 14
Sam Houston

Triple Stumper
    $800 20
(Charlie: [*]. The Fontana di Trevi.)
(Alex: What is the Fontana di Trevi? That's right.)
(Charlie: What is.)

the Trevi Fountain

Charlie
    $1000 7
Rebecca

Swoosie
    $1,000 27
(Swoosie: This mineral...)
[She shakes her head, sure she doesn't know the correct response. But, she hazards a guess.]
(Swoosie: What is [*]?)
(Alex: [*] is correct.)
[Swoosie freaks out]
(Swoosie: It is?)
(Alex: And you took the lead just in the nick of time.)

iron

Swoosie
    $1000 17
Catherine Deneuve

Bill
    $1000 15
the Mayflower Compact

Triple Stumper
    $1000 21
the Côte d'Azur (the French Riviera)

Charlie

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$8,400 $8,000 $4,600

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

NAMES IN THE NEWS
(Alex: The editor of the new magazine, George.)
...
(Alex: [To Charlie] It's a good thing you did, because didn't he star on Murphy Brown on the opening show of the season this year?)
BillWho is J.F.K., Jr.
$4,500
CharlieWho is John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr.
$4,000
SwoosieWho is John Kennedy, Jr.
$1,000
John F. Kennedy, Jr.

Final scores:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$9,400 $12,000 $9,100
2nd place: $10,000 to Project Inform Winner: $12,000 to Canine Companions for Independence & Help Hospitalized Veterans 3rd place: $10,000 to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Swoosie Charlie Bill
$8,600 $8,000 $4,000
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
0 W
17 R,
2 W
9 R
(including 1 DD),
0 W

Combined Coryat: $20,600

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