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JEOPARDY! Game - May 10, 2004

Power Players Week Contestants

Tucker Carlson, Author & "Crossfire" co-host
Peggy Noonan, Contributing editor to the Wall Street Journal
Bob Woodward, Assistant managing editor of the Washington Post

JEOPARDY! Round - May 10, 2004

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

HISTORIC NICKNAMES
BIG, REALLY BIG!
POLITICAL MOVIES
THE 1990s
U.S. STATES
POINTS OF "LIGHT"
(-$200) - Tucker

$200 - Peggy

(11) Because of his Hanoverian heritage, American colonists called this monarch "German Georgie" or "Geordie"


$200 - Peggy

(16) Built on 200 acres, this Washington, D.C. train station was once the world's largest


(-$200) - Peggy

$200 - Tucker

(1) 2 reporters unearth a political scandal that goes all the way to the top in this 1976 film based on a book


(-$200) - Bob

(2) On Jan. 31, 1999 this team repeated as Super Bowl champs with John Elway throwing for 336 yards


$200 - Bob

(21) Do the wild fais-do-do in this state while motoring on Interstate 10 to Baton Rouge or Ponchatoula


$200 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$400 - Tucker

(12) Among the more colorful nicknames of this agricultural chemist were "Peanut Man" & "Sweet-Potato Man"


$400 - Bob

(17) (Video) The 120-foot big bat being transported here is now at the Kentucky museum named for this 2-word brand


$400 - Peggy

(7) Jimmy Stewart played Jefferson Smith, the naive & idealistic appointee to the U.S. Senate in this Capra classic


$400 - Bob

(3) On January 4, 1995 he was sworn in as the first Republican Speaker of the House in more than 40 years


$400 - Tucker

(22) It's the only U.S. state named for a French king


$400 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$600 - Bob

(13) This animal phrase meaning "courageous" was Richard I of England's nickname


$600 - Peggy

(18) In 1956 a 12,000-square-mile one of these was seen floating off Antarctica; you might call it Titanic


$1000 - Peggy

(8) This political satire starred John Travolta as a southern Governor running for President

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$600 - Bob

(4) On Nov. 5, 1996, this GOP candidate joked, "Tomorrow will be the first time in my life I don't have anything to do"


$600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$800 - Peggy

(14) He was the "Father of Texas", but the Indians called him "Big Drunk"


$800 - Peggy

(19) (Video of Jimmy) In 1996, a 505-by-255 foot flag decorated this structure here in the west


$800 - Peggy

(9) Frank Langella is the power hungry Chief of Staff in this film in which Kevin Kline plays a Presidential impersonator


$800 - Bob

(5) In April 1992 riots broke out in L.A. after a jury failed to convict the policemen involved in the beating of this man


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Tucker

(15) This 19th century American politician & orator was nicknamed the "Little Giant"


$1000 - Bob

(20) (Video) Lady Hamilton could tell you the name of this 185-foot column that went up in the early 1840s


$1000 - Peggy

(10) Michael Douglas played Andrew Shepherd, the title character of this film, & even he had trouble dating


(-$1000) - Tucker

(6) Queen Elizabeth II & Francois Mitterrand appeared together at the opening of this on May 6, 1994


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


Scores at the first commercial break:
Peggy: $3,000
Bob: $1,600
Tucker: -$800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Peggy: $5,600
Bob: $3,800
Tucker: $800


Double JEOPARDY! Round - May 10, 2004

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CROSSWORD CLUES "D"
CAPITOL THINKERS
MEET THE PARENTS
YOU SHOULD BE IN A BALLET!
GROSS NATIONAL PRODUCTS
POTPOURRI
$400 - Tucker

(12) Scotch, make it this
(6 letters)


$400 - Bob

(1) This man from Mass. is the ranking Democrat of the Senate's Health, Education, Labor & Pensions Committee


$400 - Peggy

(6) CBS,
Blockbuster,
Simon & Schuster


$400 - Tucker

(21) This fluffy skirt that you may have to wear was not named for Archbishop Desmond


$400 - Tucker

(13) In this largest country, comrades left & right enjoy coulibiac, a pie made with the spinal marrow of the sturgeon


(-$400) - Tucker

$400 - Peggy

(7) Some think this Irving Berlin song should replace "The Star-Spangled Banner" as the national anthem -- it's easier to sing


$800 - Peggy

(27) He's the shadowy Watergate source
(4 letters, 6 letters)


$800 - Bob

(2) This self-made man has the distinction of being the longest serving Senator ever from West Virginia


$800 - Triple Stumper

(18) Aiwa,
Epic Records,
Columbia Tristar


$800 - Peggy

(22) Your allergy to feathers may prevent you from playing Odette, the queen of the swans in this ballet


$800 - Tucker

(14) The Masai people of this African country mix cow blood with milk for a refreshing drink


$800 - Tucker

(8) Politicians often complain about having to make appearances on this "unappetizing poultry" circuit


$1200 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1200 - Bob

(3) This Ariz. Senator said of Bush's energy plan, "Just one pork barrel project larded onto another"


$1200 - Bob

(19) DC Comics,
mapquest.com,
CNN


(-$1000) - Peggy

(23) To star in this 1890 fairy tale ballet, you shouldn't have spindly legs but you will need a spindle

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1200 - Tucker

(15) Sanma aisu is fish-flavored ice cream & taco aisu is octopus-flavored ice cream made in this country


$1200 - Tucker

(9) There are blue & white branches of this African river


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1600 - Bob

(4) This Tennessee Senator is a practicing physician


$1600 - Tucker

(20) First Colony Life Insurance,
Telemundo,
NBC


(-$1600) - Peggy

(24) Your striking resemblance to Kirk Douglas has convinced us to star you in the ballet about this gladiator


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(16) When on this north Atlantic island be sure to try hakarl, a traditional dish of rotten shark


$1600 - Tucker

(10) VP Garret Hobart cast the deciding vote against independence for these formerly Spanish Pacific islands


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$2000) - Bob

$2000 - Tucker

(5) This Vermont Senator wrote, "You get 15 Democrats together in a room, and you get 20 opinions"


$2000 - Tucker

(26) Hyperion Books,
Mammoth Records,
Miramax Films


$2000 - Bob

(25) Your "Romeo and Juliet" will make everyone forget the 1965 triumph of Rudolf Nureyev & this partner


$2000 - Peggy

(17) Consisting of a sheep's minced heart, lung & liver haggis is a specialty of this U.K. country


(-$2000) - Bob

$2000 - Peggy

(11) The website for this bureau of the Treasury Department is www.moneyfactory.com


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Tucker: $12,800
Peggy: $9,400
Bob: $7,000


Final JEOPARDY!

THE PRESIDENCY
If a President is impeached, this official presides over the trial in the Senate

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Bob: $7,000 + $6,000
Peggy : $9,400 + $9,000
Tucker: $12,800 + $8,000


Final Scores
Tucker: $20,800 ($50,000 for his charity)
Peggy: $18,400 ($20,000 for her charity)
Bob: $13,000 ($20,000 for his charity)

Tucker: $12,800 (15 right, includes 2 rebounds; 3 wrong)
Peggy: $10,000 (15 right, includes 1 DD & 3 rebounds; 3 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Bob: $7,000 (13 right; 3 wrong)
Total: $29,800

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