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JEOPARDY! Game - September 29, 2003

Contestants

Doug Jungemann, Satellite operations technician from Rapid City, SD
Leslie Basalla, Newspaper reporter from Cleveland, OH
Chuck Champagne, Vice president of finance from Cumberland, RI (Returning 1-day champ with $15,201)

JEOPARDY! Round - September 29, 2003

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

NURSERY RHYMES
HICKORY, DICKORY OR DOC
THE MOUSE
WREN
"UP THE"
CLOCKED
(-$200) - Leslie

$200 - Doug

(12) Rowley Powley seems to be an early AKA for this kiss & run guy


$200 - Doug

(11) In 1999 this Rivers became head coach of the Orlando Magic


$200 - Doug

(17) Like the house cat, the house mouse uses these facial appendages to feel its way around in the dark


$200 - Leslie

(1) Young Christopher Wren translated into Latin William Oughtred's book on these clocks that don't work at night


$200 - Chuck

(6) It means "in a difficult situation" & you don't want to be there without a paddle


$200 - Leslie

(22) Encarta reports that some of these mammals have been clocked flying at 60 mph


$400 - Leslie

(13) Dame Dob whipped her for causing Jack's disaster


$400 - Doug

(27) Farms famous for beef stick summer sausage


$400 - Chuck

(18) Grasshopper mice are known to do this, like a coyote or a Ginsberg


$400 - Chuck

(2) In physiology, Wren devised a way to transfuse this from one animal to another


$400 - Doug

(7) To raise the stakes, as in a poker game


$400 - Leslie

$400 - Chuck

(23) In 1992 Iniki, one of these, had gusts clocked at 175 mph


$600 - Doug

(14) (Video) She's the subject who sat for the John Everett Millais painting seen here


$600 - Chuck

(28) The one who was a participant in the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral


$600 - Leslie

(19) Bambi might know that when deer mice get excited they do this with their feet, like his rabbit friend


$600 - Chuck

(3) Wren's first design for this church's new dome was accepted the week before the great fire

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $600


$600 - Chuck

(8) It's where the itsy bitsy spider went, again & again


$600 - Doug

(24) When he retired from the Rangers in 1993, his fastballs were still being clocked at over 90 mph


$800 - Leslie

(15) "And so the teacher turned" it "out, but still it lingered near"


$800 - Leslie

(29) It's a member of the walnut family


$800 - Chuck

(20) For most of a mouse's life, these teeth keep growing


$800 - Doug

(4) Wren designed the observatory in this London borough in 1675


$800 - Triple Stumper

(9) Come in last & you're said to do this, like a plastic surgeon does to a droopy bottom


$800 - Chuck

(25) In 1988 Flo Jo clocked a time of 10.49 seconds in this event


$1000 - Leslie

(16) Town on the Cornish coast a traveler was heading to when he met a man with 7 wives


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(30) First name of Daniel Defoe's Mr. Cronke, the Dumb Philosopher


$1000 - Chuck

(21) If you eat like a harvest mouse you prefer to eat these, probably before they germinate


$1000 - Leslie

(5) For William & Mary, Wren redid 2 palaces: Kensington & this "court", Henry VIII's favorite residence


$1000 - Chuck

(10) Sandy Dennis starred in the film version of this Bel Kaufman tale set in a high school

$1000 - Doug

(26) He clocked in with a record time with each of the 7 Olympic gold medals he won at the 1972 Munich games


Scores at the first commercial break:
Leslie: $3,200
Chuck: $2,800
Doug: $2,200

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Chuck: $6,800
Leslie: $4,400
(Increased to $5,200 when the judges reversed their original decision and ruled her "typhoon" response correct.)
Doug: $4,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - September 29, 2003

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RUSSIAN GEOGRAPHY
HISTORY ON FILM
LET'S GO LOBSTERING
THAT YEAR'S HEADLINE!
WILLIAMS
FOREIGN LANGUAGES
(-$400) - Leslie

$400 - Chuck

(16) Of north, south, east or west, the primary direction from Moscow to St. Petersburg


$400 - Leslie

(6) A tagline for "Thirteen Days" is: This island. "1962. You'll never believe how close we came"


$400 - Chuck

(26) (Video of Jimmy
on a boat in
Portland, ME)

To determine this on a lobster, check whether the first pair of swimmerets are hard or feathery


$400 - Leslie

(21) Hanging chads hold up Presidential election results!


$400 - Chuck

(11) (Video of Alex
at the Mount Kenya
Safari Club)

This Oscar-winning actor, who made Kenya a second home, was a founder of the Mount Kenya Safari Club


$400 - Leslie

(1) In French: Chinois


$800 - Chuck

(17) The first Soviet atom bomb was produced at the Mayak Complex in this range running from the Arctic to Kazakhstan


$800 - Doug

(7) In 1932 Ethel Barrymore played Empress Alexandra & her brother Lionel had power over her as this man


$800 - Leslie

(27) The American lobster is basically differentiated from Pacific ones by having these big enough to eat


$800 - Doug

(22) Paris falls to the Nazis!


(-$800) - Chuck

(12) This orator who unsuccessfully ran for U.S. President 3 times was known as "The Great Commoner"


(-$800) - Leslie

(2) In Portuguese: Coreano


$1200 - Chuck

(18) An island off the north coast is named for this majority group in revolutionary circles


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(8) Before "Dragonheart" there was this movie in which Eric Stoltz looks for King Richard I


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(28) (Video of Jimmy
on a boat in
Portland, ME)

In a standard trap, a lobster finds the bait in this aptly named room, moves on to the parlor, and can't leave


$1200 - Chuck

(23) Olympic Games begin in Montreal!


$1200 - Doug

(13) "The Great Commoner" & "The British Cicero" were nicknames of this "elder" statesman


(-$1200) - Leslie

$1200 - Doug

(3) In Norwegian: Nederlansk


$1600 - Leslie

(19) Siberia is bordered on its east by the Bering Sea, Sea of Okhotsk & Sea of this country


$1600 - Chuck

(9) In "Max", this "Say Anything" actor has to say, "You're an awfully hard man to like, Hitler, but I'm going to try"


$1600 - Leslie

(29) Term for a tidal area used to store live lobsters, or where a stray dog might end up


(-$1600) - Doug

(24) Chernobyl reactor explodes


$1600 - Leslie

(14) This 18th & 19th C. poet & illustrator called one work "Oh, How I Dreamt of Things Impossible"


$2000 - Doug

(4) In Spanish: Aleman

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(20) Most of this capital city of a Russian republic has been destroyed by Russian-Chechen fighting


$2400 - Chuck

(10) (Video) Alec Guinness is seen here as this monarch
Dialogue: "Democracy, Mr. Cromwell, was a Greek drollery, based on the foolish notion that there are extraordinary possibilities in very ordinary people"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2400


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(30) (Video of Sofia
on a boat in
Portland, ME)

A legal Maine lobster must measure at least 3-1/4 inches along this, the bony back shell


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(25) Spanish Civil War erupts!


$2000 - Chuck

(15) (Video) He's the journalist and abolitionist seen here


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(5) In Latvian: Ungaru Valoda


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Chuck: $16,400
Leslie: $9,600
Doug: $8,800


Final JEOPARDY!

AWARDS
Created as a Pulitzer Prize for broadcasting, it was named for a Georgia philanthropist

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Doug: $8,800 + $4,801
Leslie: $9,600 - $6,000
Chuck: $16,400 + $2,801


Final Scores
Chuck: $19,201 (2-day total of $34,402)
Doug: $13,601
Leslie: $3,600

Chuck: $16,000 (20 right, includes 2 DDs & 2 rebounds; 1 wrong)
Leslie: $9,600 (16 right; 4 wrong)
Doug: $8,400 (14 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 1 wrong)
Total: $34,000

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