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JEOPARDY! Game - September 12, 2003

Contestants

Jill Kaiser, Trauma center registration secretary from Edgington, IL
Bernie McGorrey, Senior systems analyst from Southampton, PA
Aimee deLaricheliere, Para-educator from Burlington, VT (1-day champ with $17,200)

JEOPARDY! Round - September 12, 2003

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

THE TWENTIETH
SEASON
ARTISTS' BIRTHPLACES
"AMERICAN" MOVIES
WHAT'S THAT THING CALLED?
SOUNDS LIKE A RAPPER
$200 - Aimee

(16) It stipulates that the terms of Senators & Representatives shall end at noon on the third of January


$200 - Bernie

(21) In the U.S., Halloween & Thanksgiving Day are celebrated in this season


$200 - Aimee

(11) Frida Kahlo, born to a Spanish-Native American mother & a Jewish father, hailed from this country


$200 - Aimee

(6) Newsweek called this 1999 film "This generation's 'Porky's'"


$200 - Jill

(26) )(Video) Take a look. Its name also refers to the range of colors an artist uses


$200 - Jill

(1) Term for an item, like paper towels, consisting of a double layer


(-$400) - Aimee

(-$400) - Jill

(17) A nation shares its name with this traditional 20th wedding anniversary present


(-$400) - Aimee

(-$400) - Jill

$400 - Bernie

(22) These 2 seasons begin with an equinox


$400 - Aimee

(12) In 1863 Edvard Munch was born in Loten, near what is now this capital


$400 - Aimee

(7) Michael Caine & Brendan Fraser starred in this 2002 remake based on a Graham Greene novel


$400 - Jill

(27) Greaves are sort of your equivalent of shinpads if you wear a suit of this


(-$400) - Bernie

$400 - Aimee

(2) It opens every one of a given set of locks


$600 - Bernie

(18) He was the 20th President of the U.S. but sadly served only in 1881


$600 - Bernie

(23) In 1936 they were held at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany from February 6 to 16


$1000 - Aimee

(13) This city was the birthplace of the Renaissance & of Renaissance painter Botticelli

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


(-$600) - Aimee

$600 - Bernie

(8) A Russian immigrant mouse named Fievel Mousekewitz is the hero of this 1986 animated film


$600 - Aimee

(28) (Video) This piece of carpentry equipment comes to life in one of the "Oz" books


(-$600) - Aimee

$600 - Jill

(3) One of these covers the South Pole & some nervous folks worry about it melting


$800 - Aimee

(19) In 1985 this Australian's news corporation bought 20th Century Fox


$800 - Jill

(24) In a 1958 Eddie Cochran hit, "There ain't no cure for" these


$800 - Aimee

(14) He was born Pablo Ruiz in Malaga, Spain in 1881


$800 - Aimee

(9) Alan Ball won an Original Screenplay Oscar for this 1999 film


$800 - Triple Stumper

(29) The pointy rubbery thingy at the bottom of this implement is called a stimulator tip


$800 - Triple Stumper

(4) It's a nickname of the Missouri River


(-$1000) - Aimee

(20) In use until 1971, this British coin was equal to one-twentieth of a pound


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) This seasonal play by William Shakespeare is set in Sicilia & Bohemia


(-$1000) - Aimee

(15) Perhaps this will "jar" your memory: Rembrandt was born in this Dutch city in 1606


$1000 - Bernie

(10) Marlon Brando is the U.S. Ambassador to an Asian country in this 1963 drama


(-$1000) - Bernie

(30) (Video of Cheryl
displaying the long,
wand-like part of
a phonograph that
holds the stylus)

Fittingly, this part of a phonograph has sort of a musical name


$1000 - Aimee

(5) Abbreviation for the sandwich that might be made with Peter Pan & Welch's


Scores at the first commercial break:
Aimee: $3,000
Bernie: $1,200
Jill: $800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Aimee: $2,800
Bernie: $2,000
Jill: $1,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - September 12, 2003

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DISCOVERY CHANNEL ("UNSOLVED HISTORY")
VOCALISTS
ROBERT FROST BITES
THEY'RE NOT BOOING, THEY'RE SAYING ...
ARCHIPELAGOS
SIMILES
$400 - Bernie

(1) "Unsolved History" reconstructs what this Texas site once looked like
(Video)
"Today, you find a row of tourist shops, but in 1836, the west wall ran 530 feet with a row of barracks for the troops."


$400 - Aimee

(3) Barry Manilow's 1998 tribute album to this singer included the songs "All the Way" & "My Kind of Town"


$400 - Jill

(6) "He says again, 'Good fences make'" these


$400 - Aimee

(12) ... this small animal in a Shakespeare title


$400 - Triple Stumper

(16) This island nation off the coast of Florida consists of almost 700 islands & islets & about 2,400 cays & rocks


$400 - Jill

(22) A clever fellow is "sharp as" this nail with a broad, flat head


$800 - Triple Stumper

(2) Discovery Channel found a witness to this man's demise
(Video)
"I felt no pity for him at all." Smout is the last living eyewitness to the events of April 21st, 1918.


$800 - Aimee

(9) Receiving the 2002 Billboard Lifetime Achievement Award she might have thought, "If I could turn back time ..."


$800 - Bernie

(7) "Some say the world will end in" this, "some say in ice"


$800 - Jill

(13) ... this name, like character Grant, Mary Richards' TV boss


$800 - Triple Stumper

(17) The name of this archipelago belonging to the Philippines sounds like George Takei's "Star Trek" role


$800 - Bernie

(23) The expression this "as a judge" dates back to around 1700


(-$1200) - Bernie

(4) It's the vessel whose fate is investigated here
(Underwater video of wrecked ship)
"The century-old debate still raged between two possibilities: an exterior mine or a tragic accident."


$1200 - Jill

(10) Andrew Lloyd Webber wrote the part of Christine in "The Phantom of the Opera" for this soprano, his then wife


(-$200) - Bernie

(8) This "is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $200


$1200 - Jill

(14) ... this name, like actor Grant, Bridget Jones' movie boss


$1200 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(24) "Hot" common simile of attraction about the insects that make up most of the Lepidoptera


(-$1600) - Jill

(-$1600) - Aimee

(5) The show seen here investigates the failure of this effort made in the afternoon of July 3, 1863
(Video of Civil War troops climbing over a low fence)
"The fences along the Emmitsburg Road created a hazard not anticipated by the field commanders, which proved to be a fatal mistake."


$1600 - Bernie

(11) In a 2000 TV movie Chad Lowe portrayed this singer & Kristin Davis played his wife Annie


$1600 - Aimee

(19) "Two roads" did this "in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by"


$1600 - Bernie

(15) ... the name of this Sunoco founding family that established charitable trusts


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$2000) - Bernie

$2000 - Jill

(18) (Video) Dubbed The New Boy Wonder of Voice, this young singing sensation has taken the world by storm


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(20) "The woods are" these 3 things, "but I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep"


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(21) ... the name of this African-American surgeon & pioneer in blood preservation


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Jill: $5,800
Aimee: $4,400
Bernie: $3,800


Final JEOPARDY!

ALPHANUMERICS
When this American company incorporated in 1902, its first products were grinding abrasives & sandpaper

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Bernie: $3,800 + $3,700
Aimee: $4,400 + $3,000
Jill: $5,800 + $3,001


Final Scores
Jill: $8,801
Bernie: $7,500
Aimee: $7,400

Jill: $5,800 (11 right, includes 2 rebounds; 2 wrong)
Aimee:$4,000 (16 right, includes 1 DD & 1 rebound; 7 wrong)
Bernie: $4,000 (11 right, includes 2 rebounds; 5 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Total: $13,800

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