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JEOPARDY! Game - January 15, 2004

Contestants

Frank Amanat, Attorney from South Orange, NJ
Liz Slaby, High school teacher from North East, PA
Steve Hall, Nurse & Mr. Mom from Hamden, CT (Returning 1-day champ with $24,800)

JEOPARDY! Round - January 15, 2004

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The number in parentheses preceding the clue denotes the order in which the clue was played.

AMERICAN HISTORY
ROLLING STONES SONGS
STUPID ANSWERS
NUMERICAL PHRASES
CORN
BROTHERS ON BROTHERS
$200 - Liz

(1) On Nov. 11, 1918, Pvt. Henry Gunther became the last American casualty in this war


$200 - Triple Stumper

(7) "You'll come runnin' back, you'll come runnin' back, you'll come runnin' back to me"


$200 - Steve

(6) On June 4, 2002 the New York Times ran the obituary for Albin Krebs, 73, who wrote these from 1969 to 1989


$200 - Liz

(14) It's the usual item with which you wouldn't touch someone despicable


$200 - Frank

(19) About 75 % of the corn sold by farmers in the U.S. is used as this on other farms


$200 - Liz

(20) (Video of Dr. Joyce Brothers)
Having older brothers may make a girl more likely to be this sporty type, a word that includes a male name


$400 - Steve

(2) Remarkably, there were more than 60 survivors when this zeppelin crashed in New Jersey in 1937


$400 - Steve

(8) "Who could hang a name on you?"


$400 - Liz

(10) (Video of Jeff Probst in Panama) I'm Jeff Probst in Panama. The Pearl Islands are in this gulf, off the coast of Panama


$400 - Liz

(15) Though "heck" and "darn" are examples of these, the phrase usually refers to saltier language


$400 - Frank

(21) The official website for this 2002 Mel Gibson film explains how they made its crop circles in cornfields


$400 - Steve

(22) (Video of Dr. Joyce Brothers)
A 1977 study found that these children learn language slowly, because adults leave them to amuse each other


$600 - Frank

(3) Elected the 19th U.S. President in 1876, Rutherford B. Hayes was a member of this political party


$600 - Triple Stumper

(9) "You better stop, look around, here it comes, here it comes, here it comes"


(-$600) - Steve

$600 - Frank

(11) In 2003 top model Tyra Banks conducted a search for "America's Next" one of these


(-$600) - Liz

(16) This traditional symbol of businessman's indulgence adds up to about 6 ounces of gin


$600 - Steve

(28) In 1906 a man with this last name began the Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company


$600 - Liz

(23) (Video of Dr. Joyce Brothers)
In the "complex" named for this Biblical man, one brother must de-identify with another to avoid angry competition


$800 - Frank

(4) (Video of Sofia at the Ronald Reagan Library)
This man awarded the Medal of Freedom to Ronald Reagan on January 13, 1993


$800 - Triple Stumper

(26) "I was born in a crossfire hurricane"


$800 - Frank

(12) David James Elliott of "JAG" might know it's the monogram of our 20th President


$600 - Liz

(17) Originated by Alcoholics Anonymous, it includes a "fearless moral inventory"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $600


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$800) - Frank

(24) (Video of Dr. Joyce Brothers)
I played Dr. O'Dell in this "Rich Man, Poor Man" sequel that's about coping with the loss of a brother


$1000 - Frank

(5) This Indian "King" for whom a war against American colonists was named was tracked down & killed in 1676


$1000 - Steve

(27) "My back is broad, but it's a-hurtin', all I want is for you to make love to me"


(-$1000) - Liz

(-$1000) - Steve

(13) 1939 film in which Bette Davis said, "That's our victory -- our victory over the dark"


$1000 - Liz

(18) (Video of Jimmy in Rome)
It's the literal translation of the grateful Italian phrase "Mille grazie"


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Steve

(25) (Video of Dr. Joyce Brothers)
For this famous man's patient "Little Hans", the birth of a sister helped cause a fear of horses -- go figure


Scores at the first commercial break:
Frak: $3,800
Liz: $200
Steve: -$600

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Frank: $3,600
Steve: $2,400
Liz: $2,000


Double JEOPARDY! Round - January 15, 2004

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AMERICAN POETS
CINEMANIA
EUROPE
WHAT THE HECK IS IT?
ALL "DE" PEOPLE
TERM ME LOOSE
$400 - Liz

(1) In May 1827 he enlisted in the U.S. Army as "Edgar A. Perry"


$400 - Steve

(26) This 1977 film that was the highest-earning film of the 1970s didn't even take place in our galaxy


$400 - Steve

(6) In 2002 the Commonwealth rejoiced as she celebrated 50 years on the throne


$400 - Frank

(21) Pocatello


$400 - Liz

(16) The first President of the Fifth French Republic, he was wounded 3 times while serving in World War I


$400 - Liz

(11) Term for the 3 lower pipes on a bagpipe, or the male honey bees that live off the work of others


$800 - Frank

(2) In 1900 his grandfather bought him a chicken farm near Derry, New Hampshire


$800 - Steve

(30) In the beginning of this film, peaceful apes confront a black monolith & turn deadly & carnivorous


$800 - Frank

(7) One of the few houses left from the early 18th century in Bonn is the 1770 birthplace of this composer


(-$800) - Liz

$800 - Frank

(22) Clavichord


$800 - Frank

(17) 9 years before arriving at the Mississippi River, he met the Incan ruler Atahualpa in Peru


$800 - Liz

(12) The place where relief pitchers warm up, or the group of relief pitchers; this term works for both


$2000 - Frank

(3) He was a descendant of John & Priscilla Alden, whose love story he told in an 1858 narrative poem

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$1200 - Frank

(29) The Sony Pictures Studios were once home to this co.; Gracie Films is in the building that held Louis B. Mayer's office


$1200 - Liz

(8) The Piazza del Duomo is the center of religious life in this city, the birthplace of the Renaissance


$1200 - Frank

(23) Mimic thrush


$1200 - Frank

(18) In 1993 Nelson Mandela & this fellow South African shared the Nobel Peace Prize for ending apartheid


$1200 - Liz

(13) This 4-letter word is the Aussie term for the wild, wooded & little-populated part of Australia


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(4) He wrote, "What would you do if you were up a dark alley with Caesar Borgia and he was coming torgia"


$1600 - Steve

(28) Dude, in 1998 this brotherly team brought us "The Big Lebowski"


$1600 - Frank

(9) Scotland's first national park includes this, Scotland's largest lake


$1600 - Frank

(24) Sphalerite


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(19) While assistant Vice-Consul in Egypt, this French diplomat began planning the construction of the Suez Canal


(-$2000) - Liz

(14) This term for chaos is from the Greek for "all the demons"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(5) First name of the Pulitzer-winning poet whose son Charles was involved in the 1950s quiz show scandals


$2000 - Steve

(27) The military clones Ripley to produce a bioweapon in this 1997 film, the fourth in the "Alien" series


$2000 - Frank

(10) Gloria is a popular restaurant & wine cellar in this capital of Estonia


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(25) A plessor


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(20) This Italian director, an exponent of neorealism, used that technique in "The Bicycle Thief"


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(15) Term for the neoclassical style of furniture, decoration & fashion in vogue in Napoleonic France


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Frank: $18,000 (Lock game)
Steve: $7,600
Liz: $3,600


Final JEOPARDY!

POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS
This man's successful 2001 campaign was the most expensive non-Presidential campaign in history

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Liz: $3,600 - $3,500
Steve: $7,600 - $7,600
Frank: $18,000 - $2,750


Final Scores
Frank: $15,250
Liz: $100
Steve: $0

Frank: $17,200 (19 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 1 wrong)
Steve: $7,600 (12 right; 2 wrong)
Liz: $5,800 (14 right, includes 1 DD; 4 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Total: $30,600

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