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JEOPARDY! Game - April 9, 2004


Michael Memberg, Bankruptcy clerk at a law firm from Chamblee, GA
Deborah White, Marketing manager from Woodstock, GA
Scott "Renzo" Renzoni, Bartender & actor from Burlington, VT (Returning 1-day champ with $28,398)

JEOPARDY! Round - April 9, 2004

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

$200 - Deborah

(1) Dostoyevsky's Museum in this capital is in his family home at the hospital where his father was a doctor

$200 - Renzo

(6) This fast food chain founded in Miami in 1954 claims to be 1st to offer indoor seating & that's no whopper

$200 - Renzo

(26) Don't ignore that tenderness in the right lower abdomen -- this useless organ could rupture if untreated

$200 - Renzo

(11) A swashbuckler was known for his use of one of these

$200 - Renzo

(17) Hey Joe! It's informal for a U.S. soldier

$200 - Deborah

(16) Johnny was born in this southern state, as were 8 U.S. Presidents

$400 - Renzo

(2) (Video) This author hung out at Les Deux Magots in Paris, and wrote of drinking there with James Joyce in "A Moveable Feast"

$400 - Michael

(7) This Subway rival dates back to a toasted sub shop opened in 1981 at 13th & Grant in Denver

$400 - Michael

(27) Are you always cold & tired? Have you gained some weight that you can't get rid of? This gland could be underactive

$400 - Renzo

(12) According to a proverb, the one "mightier" than one of the others

$400 - Deborah

(18) IBM introduced it in 1981; now more than half of all U.S. homes have one

$400 - Michael

(22) Johnny lent his skills to both the 1950s version & the current Bob Barker version of this show

(-$600) - Deborah

(3) August Strindberg's last home, in a building called "The Blue Tower", is now a museum in this capital

$600 - Renzo

(8) It began with a parlor opened in Wichita, Kansas in 1958; sold to Pepsi in 1977, it added stuffed crust in 1995

$600 - Deborah

(30) Does pain radiate down the back of your leg? It could be this condition, named for the largest nerve in the body

$600 - Michael

(13) Geek neck size

$600 - Renzo

(19) It's the room in school where they usually keep equipment like cassette recorders & slide projectors

$600 - Renzo

(23) Johnny played a nightclub emcee in the 1961 film where this title female teenager "Goes Hawaiian"

$800 - Renzo

(4) (Video of Jimmy
at Caffe Florian
in Venice, Italy)

"I have not known any happier hours than those I daily spent in front of Florian's," wrote this U.S. author in "A Tramp Abroad"

$800 - Michael

(9) Opening its first soft serve store in Joliet, Illinois in 1940, its Blizzard didn't hit until 1985

$800 - Michael

(29) Low fever, wrist swelling & carpal tunnel syndrome? The finger joints might be affected by this kind of arthritis

$800 - Michael

(14) The one a scrivener normally wouldn't use at work

$800 - Renzo

(20) It refers to fluids or drugs injected directly into a blood vessel

$800 - Renzo

(24) In 1995 Johnny appeared as himself in an episode of this drama series with a zip code in its name

$1000 - Renzo

(5) In Bath, England, tours devoted to her feature places she wrote about in "Persuasion" & "Northanger Abbey"

(-$1000) - Deborah

$1000 - Renzo

(10) With its food served "with the speed of sound" the Top Hat chain in Oklahoma changed its name to this in 1959

$1000 - Michael

(28) Feigning illness to get medical treatment? Could be this syndrome named for a baron

(-$1000) - Michael

$1000 - Renzo

(15) Popular stripe seen on fabrics

$5000 - Renzo

(21) This service was formed by 6 NYC newspapers in 1848


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) The Dayton, Ohio TV studio used for "The Johnny Gilbert Show" was taken over in 1970 by this daytime talk show host

Scores at the first commercial break:
Renzo: $5,600
Michael: $1,600
Deborah: -$1,400

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Renzo: $13,800
Michael: $4,200
Deborah: -$200

Double JEOPARDY! Round - April 9, 2004

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$400 - Deborah

(16) This "All in the Family" actress was a longtime spokesperson for the Christian Children's Fund

$400 - Renzo

(21) 12th century rabbi Benjamin of Tudela may have been the first European to reach this land, before Marco Polo

$400 - Renzo

(26) To trek on foot from Lagos to Algiers, you'll have to cross this 3.5 million-square-mile area

$400 - Michael

(11) Karel Capek coined this word for a mechanical man in his play "R.U.R"

$400 - Renzo

(6) One of the 2 "Four" groups that entered the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1990

$400 - Michael

(1) For kids under 1 year old or less than 20 pounds, this should be rear-facing only

$800 - Deborah

(17) Sally Rogers was Rose Marie's role on this classic TV show

(-$800) - Michael

(-$800) - Renzo

(22) Rabbi Shlomo Yitzhaki wrote commentaries on the Torah & on this collection of laws, from a word for "study"

$800 - Renzo

(27) To make the 100-mile car trek from Birmingham, Eng. to Cardigan Bay you'll have to enter this other U.K. country

$800 - Deborah

(12) This word for an unruly mob is often followed by

$800 - Renzo

(7) Norman Rockwell illustrated the four of these listed by President Roosevelt in a 1941 speech

$800 - Renzo

(2) In the cyanotic type of this tantrum-like behavior, the kid does this long enough to actually turn blue

$1200 - Renzo

(18) This TV talk show host started out in Puerto Rico as a call-in radio host

$1200 - Renzo

(23) Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook became the first Chief Rabbi of Palestine formed under this league's mandate

(-$1200) - Michael

(-$1200) - Deborah

(28) An 800-mile-trek by water buffalo from Bihar, India to Mandalay, Burma would take you through this country

$1200 - Renzo

(13) Clothing options include
& this hyphenated phrase that means

(-$1200) - Michael

(8) Like a certain sport, DNA has 4 of these, abbreviated
A, G, C & T

$1200 - Michael

(3) In 1895 this northeastern city's library in Copley Square opened the first U.S. library area just for children

(-$1600) - Michael

$1600 - Deborah

(19) She debuted in 1957's "Reform School Girl" & brought her "hot lips" to the big screen in 1970's "M*A*S*H"

(-$2500) - Renzo

(24) (Video) Seen here, the work "Rabbi with the Pinch of Snuff" is by this Russian Jewish artist


$1600 -


$1600 - Renzo

(14) The Eiffel Tower is made of 18,038 pieces that are held together by 2.5 million of these metal pins

$1600 - Triple Stumper

(9) The post-WWI "Big 4" leaders were Wilson, Lloyd George, Italy's Orlando & this Frenchman

$1600 - Michael

(4) An atmosphere of love is a goal of the Hague Convention on the intercountry type of these procedures

$2000 - Deborah

(20) Susan Saint James played a wife named Sally who helped her police commissioner hubby on this series

$2000 - Michael

(25) "The Torah Reviewed" is a major work by this medieval Jewish rabbi & philosopher born Moses Ben Maimon

$2000 -


$2000 - Deborah

(15) Jacques Delille pointed out that "Fate chooses" these for us, but "we choose our friends"

$2000 - Renzo

(10) This author's time quartet includes "A Wrinkle in Time" & "A Swiftly Tilting Planet"

$2000 - Deborah

(5) A process of mother-child attachment, or signing an agreement to pay a certain sum by a certain day

Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Renzo: $21,300 (Lock game)
Deborah: $8,200
Michael: $5,000


The only British monarch of the 20th century not to produce an heir

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Michael: $5,000 - $3,269
Deborah: $8,200 - $7,200
Renzo: $21,300 + $4,000

Final Scores
Renzo: $25,300 (2-day total of $53,698)
Michael: $1,731
Deborah: $1,000

Renzo: $19,800 (27 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 2 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Deborah: $8,200 (11 right, includes 1 rebound; 3 wrong)
Michael: $5,000 (13 right; 5 wrong)
Total: $33,000

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