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JEOPARDY! Game - September 8, 2003

Contestants

Sharon Fenick, Patent attorney from Philadelphia, PA
Nick Thurkettle, Writer & teacher from Van Nuys, CA
Sam Ott, Graduate student from Los Angeles, CA (Returning 1-day champ with $13,600)

JEOPARDY! Round - September 8, 2003

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

PHOTOGRAPHERS
TV ON TV
STAND BY YOUR BRAND
19th CENTURY LITERATURE
MODERN-DAY QUOTES
"Q" ME
$200 - Sharon

(1) Documentary photographer Garry Winogrand left behind some 500,000 of these he never printed


$200 - Sam

(17) On this TV show, Al Bundy's favorite TV show was "Psycho Dad"


$200 - Sharon

(26) These popular jam cookies are said to be named for either a Massachusetts city or an English scientist


$200 - Sharon

(16) It may ring a bell that he had "a huge head sprouting red hair; between the two shoulders an enormous hump"


$200 - Sam

(11) In a recent interview with Martin Bashir he claimed, "I've had no plastic surgery on my face, just my nose"


$200 - Sam

(6) In 1901 the American Cereal Company changed its name to this


$400 - Sam

(2) (Video)Working for this Luce magazine in the '50s, Gordon Parks mastered dramatic black & white shots like the one seen here


$400 - Sam

(22) When this sitcom character went on "Jeopardy!", his categories included Civil Servants, Bar Trivia & Celibacy


$400 - Sam

(27) The name of this Swedish car company means "I roll" in Latin


$400 - Sam

(18) The title wrongdoing in this novel is the murder of a pawnbroker & her sister by Raskolnikov


$400 - Sam

(12) On giving up her Miss America title in 1984 she said, "The past just came up and kicked me"


$400 - Nick

(7) It's a 4-letter term for a clever or sarcastic remark


$600 - Sam

(3) Dick Avery, Fred Astaire's character in "Funny Face", is based on this real-life photographer


$600 - Sharon

(23) (Video) Hi, I'm Joshua Malina. Pre-"West Wing", I was Jeremy, the geeky TV associate producer on this series also created by Aaron Sorkin


$600 - Sharon

(28) "The most famous person who never existed", she was invented by admen to represent the average housewife


$600 - Nick

(19) The year before her death, 29-year-old Emily Bronte published this, her only novel


$600 - Nick

(13) In 1989 Leona Helmsley infamously said, "Only the little people" do this


$600 - Sam

(8) Term for a magazine that comes out 4 times a year


(-$800) - Sam

(4) (Video) Julia Margaret Cameron's photos illustrated this poet's "Idylls of the King," and her photo of him is seen here


(-$800) - Nick

$800 - Sharon

(24) "Captain Video" was this character's favorite TV show on "The Honeymooners"


$800 - Sharon

(29) Roy Allen & Frank Wright formed this soft drink company in 1922


(-$800) - Nick

(20) "Knitting", "Still Knitting", & "The Knitting Done" are chapters in this 1859 novel

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $800


$800 - Nick

(14) Describing life after the 1996 election, he said, "Elizabeth's back at the Red Cross and I'm walking the dog"


$800 - Sam

(9) With 160 inches of rain a year in some places, it's Australia's wettest state


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(5) This photographer who died in 2002 launched his career with early pictures of his pal Richard Gere


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) On "Saturday Night Live", Beldar, Prymaat & Connie Conehead appeared as contestants on this game show

$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$1000) - Sam

(21) Published in 1849, "Redburn: His First Voyage" was based on this author's first voyage as a cabin boy


$1000 - Sam

(15) Kenneth Lay of this company admitted, "In hindsight, we made some very bad invenstments in noncore businesses ..."


$1000 - Nick

(10) Before oil was discovered there, this country's main income came from pearl diving, fishing & camel breeding


Scores at the first commercial break:
Sam: $3,400
Nick: $2,800
Sharon: $200

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Sam: $3,800
Sharon: $3,400
Nick: $1,800


Double JEOPARDY! Round - September 8, 2003

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BALLET
SINGERS
NAME THE DECADE
HUNGARIAN 101
A FISH CALLED ...
RWANDA
$400 - Sam

(26) In 1661 Louis XIV established a ballet academy in a room of this current art museum


(-$400) - Nick

$400 - Sharon

(1) This man was the lead vocalist on the 1970 No. 1 hit "Bridge Over Troubled Water"


$400 - Sam

(6) Castro overthrows Batista


$400 - Sam

(17) (Video of Sofia) Hungarian words put the stress on the first soh-tug, this.


$400 - Triple Stumper

(11) The "walking" type of this fish, the Clarius Batruchus, can travel across dry land in search of water


(-$400) - Nick

(10) It's the official language shared by Rwanda & Senegal


$1000 - Sam

(27) Agnes DeMille's ballet "Fall River Legend" was based on the case of this accused murderess

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


(-$800) - Sharon

$800 - Nick

(2) He's the lead singer heard on the following (Audio of "Centerfold")


$800 - Sam

(7) U.S. Social Security becomes law


$800 - Sharon

(18) The same word, het, means "week" & also this number


$800 - Sam

(12) The prey of this snakelike fish is stunned by a shock of up to 600 volts


(-$800) - Sam

(22) Rwanda & this neighboring nation were ruled by Belgium until 1962


$1200 - Nick

(28) During his long association with the NYC Ballet, he choreographed "West Side Story" & other musicals


$1200 - Sam

(3) (Video) "When I See You," I can tell you're this distinctive singer


(-$1200) - Nick

(-$1200) - Sharon

$1200 - Sam

(8) (Video) Take a look. The man seen here gets a hero's welcome, including several parades


$1200 - Nick

(19) (Video of Cheryl
with a spice)

In Hungarian, it's a chili or bell pepper. In English, it's a ground spice


$1200 - Sam

(13) (Video) Popular fly fisherman quarry seen here


$1200 - Nick

(23) She established a gorilla research center in Rwanda in 1967


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1600 - Sam

(4) Ms. Lopez sang, "Don't be fooled by the rocks that I got ... I'm still" her


(-$1600) - Sam

(-$1600) - Nick

(9) France's King & Queen make a royal visit to the guillotine

$1600 - Nick

(20) Hungarians call this land associated with vampires "Erdely" & resent losing it to Romania in 1920


(-$1600) - Sam

(14) (Video of Jimmy
at the Buckhorn Museum
in San Antonio,TX)

Like Santiago, you'd have quite a story to tell if you caught the 1,056-pound black type of this


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(24) Now with a population of about 300,000,this city became the capital upon Rwanda's independence


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$2000) - Sam

$2000 - Nick

(5) In July 2003 thousands of mourners paid tribute to this late "Queen of Salsa"


(-$1800) - Sam

(16) The Gallipoli campaign results in half a million casualties

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1800


$2000 - Sam

(21) (Video of Sarah) The 4 Hungarian O's are divided into these 2 opposite qualities, and which one you use can change a word's meaning


$2000 - Sam

(15) (Video) This filet favorite is the one and only

(-$2000) - Sam

(25) This contemporary & rival of Sir Richard Burton became the first to visit the area of Rwanda in 1858


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Sam: $7,000
Nick: $6,200
Sharon: $2,600


Final JEOPARDY!

TOYS & GAMES
12-year-old David Mullany gave this toy its name, a euphemism for striking out in baseball

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Sharon: $2,600 + $2,600
Nick: $6,200 + $900
Sam: $7,000 + $5,401


Final Scores
Sam: $12,401 (2-day total of $26,001)
Nick: $7,100
Sharon: $5,199

Sam: $8,600 (24 right including 1 DD & 1 rebound; 8 wrong including 1 DD)
Nick: $7,000 (11 right including 2 rebounds; 5 wrong including 1 DD)
Sharon: $2,600 (9 right including 2 rebounds; 2 wrong)
Total: $18,200

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