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JEOPARDY! Game - March 23, 2004

Contestants

Jack Rosenzweig, Government attorney from Honolulu, HI
Debra Dondrea Galant, Homemaker from Grayslake, IL
Sonja Srinivasan, Education consultant & musician from San Diego, CA (Returning 2-day champ with $24,250)

JEOPARDY! Round - March 23, 2004

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

WHO'S AFRAID OF
VIRGINIA WOOLF
GIANT
SUDDENLY, LAST SUMMER
NATIONAL "VELVET"
ELIZABETH TAYLOR
$200 - Debra

(16) Whether it passes too slowly or too quickly, chronophobia is a fear of this


(-$200) - Sonja

$200 - Jack

(1) Woolf was active in this cause which she wrote "roused in men an extraordinary desire for self-assertion"


$200 - Sonja

(2) The giant ones of these mammals live in the bamboo forests of China


$200 - Jack

(26) Home field advantage in baseball's fall classic was decided in midsummer by this event


$200 - Debra

(12) Bobby Vinton revived this Tony Bennett song & took it to No. 1 in 1963


$200 - Sonja

(8) When asked what she wanted on her tombstone, she replied, "Here lies Elizabeth. She hated to be called" this


$400 - Sonja

(17) It's the opposite of agoraphobia


(-$400) - Jack

$400 - Sonja

(3) This gathering of artsy types that flourished between 1907 & 1930 sometimes met at Virginia's house


(-$400) - Jack

(-$400) - Debra

$400 - Sonja

(6) Completes Neil Armstrong's July 20, 1969 statement "That's one small step for man ..."


$400 - Sonja

(27) In France this weather event killed 5,000 & the Director-General of Health quit


$400 - Triple Stumper

(13) "Dark" mixed drink of stout beer & champagne


$400 - Sonja

(9) This man married her in Montreal & then again in Botswana


$600 - Sonja

(18) Erica Jong might know that aviophobia is this


$600 - Triple Stumper

(4) A 1931 novel ends with the line: These, also the novel's title, "broke on the shore"


$600 - Sonja

(23) Giant tortoises & marine iguanas were featured in an IMAX film about these islands that Darwin visited in 1835


$600 - Debra

(28) The Columbia Accident Investigation Board reported, "The breach was initiated by a piece of" this


$600 - Sonja

(14) Holy Roman Emperor Charles V spoke of power as "an iron hand in" one of these


$600 - Sonja

(10) Elizabeth Taylor was the first star to earn a million dollars for a film, for this 1963 title role


(-$800) - Jack

(19) For someone with eosophobia, "it is always darkest" at this point of the day


$800 - Jack

(5) This event claims the life of the title character of "Jacob's Room", as it did of millions of real-life young men


$800 - Sonja

(24) The giant type of this seaweed, a form of leafy brown algae, can be 200 feet long


$800 - Debra

(29) A Frankfurt newspaper broke the story that this American hero had fathered 3 kids with a German hatmaker


$800 - Sonja

(21) Classic songs by this '60s band include "Venus in Furs" & "All Tomorrow's Parties"


$800 - Debra

(11) On January 15, 2001 this man who has been married 7 times interviewed Ms. Taylor on TV


(-$600) - Sonja

(20) "Autophobia" could be the alternate title for Reba McEntire's hit "The Fear of Being" this

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $600


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(7) First name of Virginia's husband; he survived her by 28 years


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) In Greek mythology, this group of primeval gigantic beings includes Cronus & Rhea


$1000 - Jack

(30) Fox News tried to sue Al Franken for using this 3-word phrase in the subtitle of a book


$1000 - Sonja

(22) 1989 Czechoslovakian uprising that led to democratic elections


$1000 - Sonja

(15) On New Year's Eve 1999, Queen Elizabeth awarded her this title


Scores at the first commercial break:
Sonja: $2,600
Debra: $600
Jack: $200

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Sonja: $7,600
Debra: $2,200
Jack: $600


Double JEOPARDY! Round - March 23, 2004

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ART & ARTISTS
SPORTSMEN
TORONTO'S CN TOWER
FRUITS IN FRENCH
NANA
RAY
$400 - Jack

(2) This 4th century B.C. conqueror was said to let no one but the sculptor Lysippus do his portrait


$400 - Debra

(1) (Video of Cheryl
at Gleason's Gym
in Brooklyn, NY)

Among Gleason's trainees, Marvin Hagler was Marvelous, and Joe Frazier had this hot nickname


$400 - Sonja

(16) Between 1978 & 1994, an amazing 460 of these struck the CN Tower


$400 - Debra

(27) Pomme


$400 - Jack

(7) In 1885 Nana & this other Apache leader broke out of the San Carlos reservation; they were caught & sent to Florida


$400 - Jack

(8) Known for its barbed tail, it also lent its name to a Corvette


(-$800) - Sonja

(5) (Video) 6-letter title of the John Singer Sargent World War I painting seen here in detail, it's what happened to the men


$2000 - Jack

(3) On the undercard in
game 3 of the
2003 Red Sox - Yankees playoff was Don Zimmer vs. this pitcher

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$800 - Jack

(17) It's the numerical name of the CN Tower's revolving restaurant, & the incredible view it provides


$800 - Debra

(28) Raisin


$800 - Jack

(22) Sir James Barrie chose noted animal impersonator Arthur Lupino to play Nana in this play's 1904 opening


$800 - Jack

(11) Being flat, rays spend much of their time here, & some are colored to match it


(-$1000) - Debra

(6) This single-named Renaissance artist who died in 1520 was regarded in the 19th century as the greatest painter ever

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1200 - Debra

(4) (Video of Sofia
at Redondo Beach, CA)

George Freeth, the man who brought surfing to California, was born in this present-day state capital in 1883


$1200 - Jack

(18) The horizontal bands are called "Friday lines" because they mark where the pouring of this was stopped each week


$1200 - Debra

(26) Citron


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(23) At the end of this "Star Trek" series Kira, played by Nana Visitor, was in charge of the station


$1200 - Sonja

(12) Like a shark, a ray doesn't have bones; it has a skeleton made out of this


(-$1600) - Sonja

$1600 - Jack

(13) For 37 years, 1623 to 1660, he painted Philip IV of Spain & his family, court & jesters


$1600 - Jack

(9) In January 2004 this South African golfer known as the "Big Easy" won the Sony Open for the second year in a row


$1600 - Sonja

(19) The world's tallest self-supporting structure at 1,815 feet, the CN Tower was built by this railway company


$1600 - Jack

(29) Poire


$1600 - Jack

(24) Puu Nana is a peak on this island, home to Hawaii's Leprosy Treatment Center


$1600 - Jack

(14) These rays of the genus Raja produce eggs instead of live young, hopefully not on thin ice


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(20) Elaine De Kooning, Willem's painter wife, wrote "The Spirit of" this 2-word art movement of the 1940s & '50s


$2000 - Jack

(10) 8 days older than Wayne Gretzky, this Edmonton teammate of Gretzky's was playing with the Rangers in 2004


$2000 - Jack

(21) In 1995 the American Society of Civil Engineers designated the CN Tower as one member of this numerical group


$2000 - Sonja

(30) Cerise


$2000 - Sonja

(25) Britannica notes that this French author's 1880 work "Nana" is known as "Nana" in its English translation


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(15) This ray was used by ancient Romans to treat gout & headaches (What's Latin for "Clear!"?)


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Jack: $19,400
Sonja: $12,400
Debra: $5,200


Final JEOPARDY!

POSTAGE STAMPS
"Oh, the places he'll go!" was USA Today's headline announcing the 2004 stamp honoring this artist & author

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Debra: $5,200 + $2,200
Sonja: $12,400 + $1,800
Jack: $19,400 + $5,401


Final Scores
Jack: $24,801
Sonja: $14,200
Debra: $7,400

Jack: $18,200 (19 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 3 wrong)
Sonja: $13,000 (20 right, includes 2 rebounds; 4 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Debra: $6,200 (10 right; 2 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Total: $37,400

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