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JEOPARDY! Game - September 15, 2003

Contestants

Lynne Bongiovanni, College instructor from Queens, NY
James Burns, Television graphic designer from Avondale Estates, GA
Jill Kaiser, Trauma center registration secretary from Edgington, IL (Returning 1-day champ with $8,801)

JEOPARDY! Round - September 15, 2003

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

THE MISSOURI RIVER
COLORIFIC
MOVIE LOCATIONS
LAGER RHYTHMS
PUTIN
ON THE "ITZ"
$200 - Jill

(11) Parts of the Missouri are lined with these cliffs; an Iowa city named for a famous council is located on some


$200 - James

(1) It was boxer Joe Louis' famous nickname


$200 - Lynne

(6) (Video of Jimmy
in Times Square)

Can you believe Times Square was completely closed off to film this actor's "Vanilla Sky" dream sequence?


$200 - Lynne

(12) It can be a popular brand of beer or a popular book of world records


$200 - James

(22) It's the city where Vladimir Putin was born in 1952; it changed its name in 1991


$200 - James

(17) Also called a red-dog, it's a defensive football play on a quarterback to try & prevent a pass


$400 - James

(27) A dam good idea, the 1944 act to control these authorized the Missouri River Basin Project


$400 - Jill

(2) Singer Alecia Moore goes by this name, regardless of her hair color


$400 - Triple Stumper

(7) (Video of Sofia
in Louisville, KY)

Al Pacino & Russell Crowe filmed part of this movie about a whistle-blower here at the Seelbach Hilton


$400 - Jill

$400 - Lynne

(13) London pubs have "extra cold beer" for Yanks; most Brits drink beer at a temperature called this


(-$400) - Jill

(23) Putin was a citywide tournament champion in this martial art


$400 - Lynne

(18) (Video) First name of the peacemaker seen here


$600 - Jill

(28) Missouri fish include this type of catfish with a stubborn-sounding name


$600 - James

(3) Vince Lombardi said there are 3 important things in life: family, religion & this football team


$600 - James

(8) (Video) L.A.'s 1893 Bradbury Building, seen here, was featured in this Harrison Ford movie, set around 2020


$600 - James

(14) In this year, the Mayflower came ashore at a secondary destination because of a shortage of beer


(-$600) - James

$600 - Lynne

(24) Putin spent a long time there & one of his daughters was born in this country that no longer exists


$500 - Lynne

(19) This popular resort city of southeastern Switzerland has hosted many world skiing competitions

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $500


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


(-$800) - James

$800 - Jill

(4) (Video) It's the reddish-orange color named for the fruit seen here


$800 - Lynne

(9) (Video of Sofia
at the National
Bowling Stadium)

Part of this Woody Harrelson / Randy Quaid film about an Amish bowling wiz was shot here at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno


(-$800) - Lynne

(15) Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, could tell you that it's "the official beer of Halloween"


(-$800) - James

$800 - Lynne

(25) It's the intelligence service he worked for from 1975 to 1990


$800 - James

(20) This ruined Mayan city on the Yucatan peninsula is home to a large pyramid called El Castillo


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Jill

(5) It's the color you'd avoid if you were xanthophobic


$1000 - James

(10) (Video of Sofia
on a beach)

At the end of this steamy film, Kathleen Turner lounges here, on Kauai's Tunnels Beach


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(16) If a Pittsburgher suggests pumping iron, he may mean drinking this local brand of beer


$1000 - Lynne

(26) Putin has garnered popular support by his suppression of militants in this breakaway republic


$1000 - Lynne

(21) A class of aircraft carriers bears the name of this commander of the U.S. Pacific fleet during WWII


Scores at the first commercial break:
James: $2,200
Jill: $2,000
Lynne: $800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Lynne: $5,100
Jill: $3,000
James: $2,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - September 15, 2003

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GEOLOGY
U.N. GOODWILL AMBASSADORS
WATER SPORTS
ART & ARTISTS
THE OLD SOUTH
SAME FIRST & LAST LETTER
$400 - James

(19) The 2 forces that cause soil erosion are water & this, which includes a process called deflation


$400 - Jill

(14) Working for UNICEF is this woman, mom to 14 kids & movie mom to "Rosemary's Baby"


$400 - Jill

(24) Synchronized swimming used to be called "water" this, though it's hard to be "en pointe" in the pool


(-$400) - Jill

(1) The Dada art movement originated at the Cabaret Voltaire in 1916 in this largest Swiss city


$400 - Triple Stumper

(6) In 1788 Col. George Clendenin danced off with the deed to this city now in West Virginia for, we hear, under a buck


$400 - Lynne

(9) It's the term for the decorative "A.T." on my cufflinks


(-$800) - James

(20) This rock is basically froth formed from liquid lava


$800 - Lynne

(15) Appointed in August 2001, this movie "Tomb Raider" is tackling the refugee problem


(-$800) - Jill

$800 - Lynne

(25) Hockey has the penalty shot; this game has the penalty throw


$800 - Lynne

(2) This Florentine's 1483 "Madonna of the Rocks" is his earliest major work that survives in complete form


$800 - Lynne

(7) Imprisoned for life in 1865, this doctor was pardoned by the President in 1869


(-$800) - Lynne

(-$800) - James

(10) A type of exercise, or a type of bra


$1200 - Jill

(21) The "creta" in Cretaceous comes from the Latin for this substance picked up by some blackboard erasers


$1200 - Jill

(16) (Video) Take a look. Seen here, he was the first U.N. goodwill ambassador


$1200 - Lynne

(26) In the Olympics, this event name means you can use any stroke, but it's usually the Crawl


(-$1000) - Lynne

(3) In 1934 this midwestern regionalist became an assistant professor of fine arts at the University of Iowa

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


(-$1000) - Lynne

(8) This ex-president of a South Carolina railroad negotiated a purchase from Mexico for a new U.S. route

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1200 - Lynne

(11) Once you ring in, you've reached "the point of" this


$1600 - Jill

(22) Do we have to spell it out for you? Speleology is the study of these


$1600 - Jill

(17) Made a UNICEF ambassador in 1988, this Oscar winner spent the last years of her life working for needy children


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(27) Rhyming term for an insect-like fishing lure that floats on the surface of the water


$1600 - Lynne

(4) As a boy, Titian was sent to this city to study under the masters; he spent most of the rest of his life there


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1600 - Jill

(12) The flame is a variety of red grape with this popular quality


$2000 - Jill

(23) The Eniwetok Atoll sits on a limestone cap that's sitting on the summit of one of these


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(18) This South African Nobel Laureate author is an ambassador for the U.N. development program


(-$2000) - James

(28) The introduction of aluminum made this type of diving board more flexible, giving divers more height


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(5) This Dutch artist's "Composition B With Red, 1935", scorned by critics in 1936, was sold in 1999 for about $4.5 million


$2000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(13) Scented liquid originating in a German city


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Jill: $11,800
Lynne: $9,900
James: -$800


Final JEOPARDY!

U.S. STATE QUARTERS
The Alabama coin bears this person's name in English, & for the first time on a circulating U.S. coin, in braille

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Lynne: + $9,900
Jill: $8,001


Final Scores
Jill: $19,801 (2-day total of $28,602)
Lynne: $19,800

Jill: $11,800 (14 right, includes 1 rebound; 3 wrong)
Lynne: $12,000 (18 right, includes 1 DD & 4 rebounds; 4 wrong, includes 2 DD)
James: -$800 (10 right; 6 wrong)
Total: $23,000

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