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JEOPARDY! Game - May 12, 2004

Power Players Week Contestants

Aaron Brown, CNN anchor
Ashleigh Banfield, TV correspondent
Ari Fleischer, Former White House Press Secretary

JEOPARDY! Round - May 12, 2004

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

PRESIDENTIAL RELATIVES
THE UNITED STATES OF ADVERTISING
THE CONSTITUTION
CABLE TALK
"CC" ME ON THAT
PROUD TO BE A SECRETARY
(-$200) - Ashleigh

$200 - Aaron

(25) This President gave the bride away when his niece Eleanor married his cousin Franklin


(-$200) - Ashleigh

$200 - Aaron

(11) This "advanced medicine for pain" was the first nonprescription brand of Ibuprofen in the U.S.


$200 - Ari

(1) If no candidate receives a majority of electoral votes, then this body shall elect the President


$200 - Ari

(4) In 2004, 2 years after leaving "Monday Night Football", this former "SNL" star began hosting his own CNBC show


$200 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$200 - Ari

(7) He resigned from Congress in 1969 to join the Cabinet; now he's the Secretary of Defense


(-$400) - Ashleigh

$400 - Aaron

(24) This 2-time winner of the Best Actor Oscar is related to Abe Lincoln (whose mother was Nancy Hanks)


$400 - Ashleigh

(16) Julie London sang, "Where there's a man there's" this brand of cigarette; I wonder if he was riding his horse?


(-$400) - Aaron

$400 - Ari

(2) On September 17, 1787 this future President became the first person to sign the Constitution


$400 - Aaron

(12) He's Sean Hannity's comparatively liberal TV partner


$400 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$400 - Aaron

(8) This former Secretary of State tried to be really in charge, but his 1988 bid for the Presidency didn't work out


(-$600) - Ari

(23) This daughter of a President went to Graceland to cover Elvis' funeral, & wrote about it for Rolling Stone


$600 - Ashleigh

(17) Caffeine & taurine are the main ingredients in this popular energy drink that "gives you wings"


$600 - Ashleigh

(3) The 18th Amendment, which prohibited the manufacture, sale or transportation of this, was repealed in 1933


$600 - Ashleigh

(13) His "Wall Street" series airs on Fridays on CNBC & then repeats on numerous PBS stations on the weekend


$600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$600 - Aaron

(9) This wife of a one-time Presidential nominee held 2 Secretary posts -- Labor & Transportation


$800 - Triple Stumper

(22) Harrison Tyler, who lives at Sherwood Forest Plantation in Va., is the grandson of this Pres. who was born in 1790


$800 - Ashleigh

(18) Bausch & Lomb introduced the "Wayfarer" style of these in 1952


$800 - Aaron

(5) This smallest state was the only one that didn't send delegates to the Constitutional Convention


$800 - Aaron

(14) His top-rated "Factor" has a "no spin zone"


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$1400) - Aaron

(10) During the War of 1812, this future President pulled double duty as Secretary of State & of War

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1400


$1000 - Ari

(21) His cousin Jessamyn West's novel "Friendly Persuasion" has a hero based on his great-grandfather Joshua Milhous


(-$1000) - Ari

$1000 - Aaron

(19) This product gives you "speedy" relief the morning after


$1000 - Ari

(6) Amendments to the Constitution must be passed by this portion of the states


$1000 - Ashleigh

(15) For 6 years this "Hardball" host served as an aide to Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Ari

(20) This newest Cabinet Department is secretaried by the former Governor of Pennsylvania


Scores at the first commercial break:
Ari: $2,000
Ashleigh: $1,000
Aaron: $600

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Ashleigh: $3,200
Aaron: $3,000
Ari: $2,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - May 12, 2004

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A EUROPEAN TOUR
SPORTS TALK
IN THE BOOKSTORE
10-LETTER WORDS
YOU MAKE ME SICK
I'M MORE THAN JUST A SECRETARY
$400 - Aaron

(1) Snowboarding is big at Gstaad in this country, but the term apres-snowboard really hasn't caught on


$400 - Aaron

(2) On Memorial Day in 1911 Ray Harroun drove into history as the first winner of this auto race


$400 - Ashleigh

(17) His "How to Get Rich: Big Deals from the Star of 'The Apprentice'" hit bookstore shelves in 2004


$400 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$400 - Ari

(7) The best way to prevent this fungal disease, Tinea pedis, is to keep your feet dry & cool


$400 - Aaron

(8) She filed with style before taking over as editor of Cosmopolitan Magazine in 1965


(-$800) - Aaron

(13) Now that it's a hotel, any schlub can stay at storied Dalhousie Castle in this Scottish capital


$800 - Aaron

(3) (Video of Sofia
at the Nat'l. Bowling
Stadium in Reno, NV)

Sort of like in billiards, it's where you want your ball to go so you're more likely to get a strike


$800 - Ashleigh

(18) In his recent No. 1 bestseller, Florida doctor Arthur Agatston explains this diet that he developed


$800 - Ashleigh

(24) Handwritten or typed, it's the original text of an author's work that's submitted for publication


$800 - Ashleigh

(9) Hay fever neither comes from hay nor is a fever but is an allergic reaction to this in the air, maybe from ragweed


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$1200) - Ari

(-$1200) - Aaron

(14) Tired of Swedish smorgasbord? Cross the Kattegat for some of this peninsular country's smorrebrod


(-$1200) - Ashleigh

(4) In a game of tennis, deuce is the same as 3 points all, which is called this tie score


(-$3200) - Ashleigh

(19) She's written biographies of her parents as well as mysteries like "Murder at the Library of Congress"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3200


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(23) The name of this transparent blue-green gem comes from the Latin for "sea water"


(-$1200) - Ashleigh

(10) Postprandial hypoglycemia is a decrease in blood sugar following this


$1200 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1600 - Ari

(15) (Video of Sofia
in Munich, Germany

This automaker's Munich office building consists of four 22-story towers, representing a 4-cylinder engine


$1600 - Aaron

(5) You can sweep up on this one if you know that a besom, used in curling, is one of these


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(20) Among the books you'll find by this late author are "Understanding Physics", a "Guide to the Bible" & "I, Robot"


(-$1600) - Aaron

$1600 - Ashleigh

(22) A person, like Brigham Young, with 2 or more wives at the same time


(-$1600) - Ashleigh

(11) You may get shingles years after recuperating from the same virus which causes this "spotted" illness


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$3000 - Ari

(16) Madrid's Hotel Florida is the main setting for "The Fifth Column", a rare play by this American writer who loved Spain

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3000


$2000 - Ashleigh

(6) In October 2000 his son Brett surpassed him on the NHL's list of top goal scorers


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 - Ashleigh

(21) The proper way to address bishops & foreign ambassadors is his or her this


$2000 - Ari

(12) Only time can cure the "kissing disease", this exhausting illness caused by the Epstein-Barr virus


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Ari: $8,200
Ashleigh: $4,400
Aaron: $3,000


Final JEOPARDY!

POP CULTURE
In 2004 a spokesman announced the "break-up" of this "couple" who had "dated" for 43 years

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Aaron: $3,000 + $3,000
Ashleigh: $4,400 - $4,400
Ari: $8,200 - $2,000


Final Scores
Ari: $6,200 ($50,000 for his charity)
Aaron: $6,000 ($20,000 for his charity)
Ashleigh: $0 ($20,000 for her charity)

Ashleigh: $7,600 (13 right, includes 1 rebound; 7 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Ari: $7,200 (11 right, includes 1 DD; 3 wrong)
Aaron: $4,400 (14 right, includes 4 rebounds; 5 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Total: $19,200

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