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JEOPARDY! Game - September 18, 2003

Contestants

Michael Shapiro, College teacher from Honolulu, HI
Sue Phillips, School band director from Crystal Lake, IL
Brian Hindelang, Electronics technician from San Antonio, TX (Returning 2-day champ with $42,800)

JEOPARDY! Round - September 18, 2003

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

BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY
WALL STREET
PLATOON
SALVADOR
THE "DOOR"s
OLIVER STONE
$200 - Brian

(4) 1826: Composed "Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair" & "Oh! Susanna"


$200 - Brian

(1) Originally the rolls of paper on which stock info was printed, it's come to mean the flow of prices on electronic boards


(-$200) - Michael

$200 - Sue

(3) From 1968 to 1971, a platoon of the U.S. Army's 47th Infantry specialized in the use of this breed of scout dogs


$200 - Brian

(26) Salvador Dali said, "At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be" this French Emperor


$200 - Brian

(16) This 3-word term refers to how Fuller Brush men & Avon ladies sell their products


$200 - Brian

(21) This Oliver Stone film is based in part on New Orleans D.A. Jim Garrison's book "On the Trail of the Assassins"


$400 - Triple Stumper

(8) 1804: His first novel was "Fanshawe" & his last was "The Marble Faun"


$400 - Michael

(2) A gambling term, it now refers to stocks with a long history of sustained earnings & uninterrupted devidends


$400 - Brian

(12) Platoon level training for these Navy commandos includes nighttime parachute jumps & underwater demolition


$400 - Michael

(27) This "Spartacus" star once lived next door to Dali, & described him as "a crazy man"


$400 - Brian

(17) On TV's "Rhoda", it was Carlton's job


$400 - Brian

(22) The 2003 documentary "Comandante" recounts Oliver Stone's meeting with this dictator


(-$1000) - Brian

(9) (Video) 1883: Cartoonist responsible for the convoluted design seen here

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$600 - Brian

(5) This "deep" 3-letter nickname refers to an area of the exchange where a particular stock is traded


(-$600) - Sue

$600 - Brian

(13) This lowest-ranking officer usually leads a platoon


$600 - Michael

(28) (Video) Dali called this fellow Spanish artist a genius, and painted a bizarre 1947 portrait of him


$600 - Michael

(18) Don't fall for this one! It's a hinged or sliding portal in a floor


$600 - Brian

(23) Oliver Stone & Alan Parker co-wrote the screenplay for this Madonna musical


(-$800) - Brian

(10) 1807: His Red Shirts captured Sicily & Naples in 1860


$800 - Brian

(6) This term refers to the amount of money that must be deposited when borrowing toward purchasing securities


$800 - Brian

(14) Itself a subdivision of a company, a platoon consists of 2 to 4 of these units made up of 10 to 12 people


$800 - Brian

(29) Dali wrote that this art movement "was to be more and more identified with me, and with me only"


$800 - Sue

(19) "Welcoming" name of the U.S. trade policy toward China announced in 1899


$800 - Brian

(24) This actor took direction from Oliver Stone as football coach Tony D'Amato in "Any Given Sunday"


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(11) (Video) Art Nouveau Austrian who originated the art seen here


$1000 - Brian

(7) Using a bull as its symbol, it's one of the world's largest managers of financial assets


$1000 - Michael

(15) In this Norman Mailer novel, an American platoon is stationed on the Japanese-held island of Anopopei


(-$1000) - Brian

(-$1000) - Michael

(30) There's a magnificent museum devoted to Dali in this "saintly" Florida city


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(20) This Edna Ferber - George S. Kaufman play tells the story of a group of aspiring actresses living in a boarding house


$1000 - Michael

(25) Oliver Stone's 1994 film "Natural Born Killers" starred Woody Harrelson & her as the title psychopaths


Scores at the first commercial break:
Brian: $2,800
Michael: $1,200
Sue: -$400

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Brian: $5,400
Michael: $2,800
Sue: $400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - September 18, 2003

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HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
HYBRID FRUIT
19th CENTURY AMERICAN LIT
I'VE GOT THAT ALBUM!
LANGUAGES
TODAY'S FORECAST
$400 - Michael

(26) (Video of Jimmy) He said he learned more about the needy working with Habitat for Humanity than as Governor or President


$400 - Brian

(11) A lime crossed with this exotic citrus fruit equals a limequat


$400 - Brian

(5) Harriet Beecher Stowe said that God wrote this book, "I merely did his dictation"


$400 - Brian

(1) 1982: "Billie Jean", "Beat It", "Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'"


$400 - Michael

(13) Of Dravidian, Sino-Tibetan or Indo-European, the language family with the most speakers


$400 - Brian

(21) "I Got You Babe" is partly Cher, partly this


$800 - Brian

(27) (Video of Jimmy) Each partner family has to invest 500 hours of labor, called the sweat type of this financial term


$800 - Michael

(12) The original cross between this fruit & a plum resulted in a plumcot


$800 - Brian

(7) In 1880 an illustrated volume of his "A Tramp Abroad" included an appendix titled "The Awful German Language"


$800 - Brian

(2) 1969: "Something", "Here Comes the Sun", Come Together"


(-$800) - Brian

(14) 1 of 2 African nations for which Portuguese is the official language


(-$1000) - Brian

$800 - Michael

(22) Get your brolly out -- Elizabeth II does it over England


$1200 - Brian

(28) (Video of Jimmy) In 2002, these were at 40-year lows in the U.S., but still not as low as Habitat's, which are zero


$1200 - Michael

(18) Burpee says that its hybrid Bartlett melon tastes like an apple & the Bartlett type of this


$1200 - Sue

(8) This 1854 series of essays on self-reliance was subtitled "Or, Life in the Woods"


$1200 - Sue

(3) 1979: "Comfortably Numb", "Another Brick in the Wall", "Is There Anybody Out There"?


$1200 - Michael

(15) This Celtic dialect of the Isle of Man is a form of Goidelic, which is closely related to Scottish Gaelic


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(23) There's a slight this, our 19th President


$1600 - Brian

(29) (Video of Jimmy) It's a horizontal framing member over a door, or what I'll try not to take as I walk around the site


$1600 - Michael

(19) The tangelo gets its name from the tangerine & this grapefruit relative


$1600 - Brian

(9) In "The Scarlet Letter", she "raised a great scandal ... in godly Master Dimmesdale's church"


$1600 - Michael

(4) 1977: "God Save the Queen", "Anarchy in the U.K.", "Pretty Vacant"


$2200 - Michael

(16) Pilipino is largely based on this indigenous language of central Luzon

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2200


$1600 - Sue

(24) Hire too many actors for your play, or toss your fishing line out too far


$2000 - Brian

(30) (Video of Sarah) Habitat's founder, Millard Fuller, wrote a book called "The Theology of" this striking tool


$2200 - Michael

(20) It's obtained by crossing the raspberry, the blackberry & the loganberry

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2200


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(10) This James Fenimore Cooper character is known as Hawkeye, Long Rifle & Pathfinder


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(6) 1993: "Leaving Las Vegas", "Run, Baby, Run", "All I Wanna Do"


$2000 - Michael

(17) The Cuzco dialect of this language was the language of the Incan empire


$2000 - Brian

(25) In October 2002 this Hannah who reported for CNN & NBC joined the new CBS "Early Show"


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Michael: $17,200
Brian: $16,200
Sue: $4,400


Final JEOPARDY!

ADVENTURERS
On his deathbed in 1324, he reportedly said, "I have not told half of what I saw"

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Sue: $4,400 + $4,200
Brian: $16,200 + $4,800
Michael: $17,200 + $8,300


Final Scores
Michael: $25,500
Brian: $21,000
Sue: $8,600

Michael: $16,400 (17 right, includes 2 DD & 1 rebound; 2 wrong)
Brian: $17,200 (28 right, includes 1 rebound; 5 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Sue: $4,400 (5 right, includes 1 rebound; 1 wrong)
Total: $38,000

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