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JEOPARDY! Game - October 14, 2003

Contestants

Bridget Kirk, Homemaker from Wilmingon, DE
David Kammerer, College professor from Honolulu, HI
Sean Ryan, Taxi driver, bartender & student from State College, PA (Returning 4-day champ with $73,598)

JEOPARDY! Round - October 14, 2003

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

"R"T
MISHEARD LYRICS
FOREIGN FOOD
LITERARY PLACES
HOAXES
BODY LANGUAGE
$200 - Sean

(15) Born in Limoges in 1841, as a child this Impressionist worked in a porcelain factory painting china


$200 - Sean

(1) Don McLean: "Drove a machete into the levy but the levy won't die"


$200 - Sean

(17) Don't wonder, naan, roti & puri are types of this in India


$200 - Sean

(26) Mordor, Gondor & Hobbiton are located in this place


$200 - Sean

(6) In 1730 Ben Franklin printed a made-up account of the trial of these, including testing whether they floated


$200 - David

(11) To have this "to the wind" is to wait until others have decided before committing oneself


$400 - Sean

(18) He was the youngest of the 3 creators of the High Renaissance


$400 - David

(2) Mary MacGregor: "Born between two cupboards"


$400 - Bridget

(22) Meal at which you'd normally serve muesli


$400 - Bridget

(27) At the end of this novel, Yorkshire folks swear that the ghosts of Heathcliff & Cathy walk the moors


$400 - Sean

(7) On April 1, 1957 this very English network reported deadpan on Swiss farmers' bumper crop of spaghetti


$400 - Triple Stumper

(12) When Daily Variety reports that a studio's prexy has ankled, it means its president did this


$600 - Sean

(19) Fragonard, painter of "The Swing", is considered one of the greatest artists of this ornate style


$600 - David

(3) Steppenwolf: "Head out on the highway, looking for my dentures"


$600 - Bridget

(23) If you made it right, your salsa verde should be this color


$600 - Bridget

(28) Celesteville is the capital of this elephant king's realm in classic children's stories


$600 - David

(8) In 1991
2 Englishmen said they'd spent 13 years sneaking around fields creating these


(-$600) - Sean

$600 - David

(13) Someone who keeps saying the wrong thing has this, a play on the name of a cattle disease


$800 - Sean

(20) His house in the Jodenbreestraat in Amsterdam is now a museum


$800 - David

(4) Sly & the Family Stone: "It's a family of bears"


$800 - Triple Stumper

(24) A meat-filled tortilla in a chili sauce, its name is from the Spanish for "to season with chili"


$800 - David

(29) After "Heart of Darkness", he wrote "Nostromo", about the imaginary country of Costaguana


$800 - Sean

(9) (Video of Jimmy at the Buckhorn Museum in San Antonio, TX) One of P.T. Barnum's classic hoaxes was the Fiji this, actually a monkey's head on a fish's body


(-$1000) - David

(14) What you may get from having that extra helping of pie, or what you do when you complain about it

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1000 - Bridget

(21) An adjective meaning "voluptuous" comes from the name of this Old Master


(-$1000) - Bridget

(-$1000) - Sean

(-$1000) - David

(5) The Everly Brothers: "Only trouble is, Cheese Whiz"


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) This style of topping may sound good, but its name is from the French for "with the burnt scrapings"


$1000 - Sean

(30) Paul Theroux' novel about an American family settling in Central America is called this "Coast"


$1000 - David

(10) The Bible's "There were" these "in the earth" inspired George Hull to create the phony prehistoric "Cardiff" one


$1000 - Bridget

(16) When it comes before "the burden' or "the blame", it's a synonym for "assume"


Scores at the first commercial break:
David: $2,200
Sean: $0
Bridget: -$1,000

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Sean: $3,400
David: $3,000
Bridget: $3,000


Double JEOPARDY! Round - October 14, 2003

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1970s TV
THE WALTONS
KUNG FU
THREE'S COMPANY
GOOD "TIME"s
WELCOME BACK, QATAR
$400 - Sean

(1) These title characters worked on an assembly line in the bottle-cap division of the Shotz Brewery


$400 - Sean

(6) George Walton, a Declaration of Independence signer for this state, was wounded fighting for Savannah


$400 - Sean

(11) The 5 main animal styles of Kung Fu are the tiger, leopard, snake, dragon & this long-legged bird


$400 - Triple Stumper

(16) As of 2002, 1 of the 3 Presidents who lived to the age of 90


$400 - Bridget

(26) A container of articles representing the present buried for a future generation to find


$400 - Sean

(21) It's Qatar's official language


$800 - David

(2) LeVar Burton played this slave, later called Toby, in the miniseries "Roots"


$800 - Sean

(7) Sir William Walton's "Orb and Sceptre", a march for this event, premiered in Westminster Abbey June 2, 1953


$800 - Sean

(12) Of Wing Chun, Hoi Sin or Hung Gar, the one that's not a popular style of Kung Fu


$1000 - Sean

(17) This word for fun little facts comes from the Latin for "the place where 3 roads meet"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$800 - Sean

(27) Broadway crosses 7th Avenue there


$800 - Sean

(22) It's the body of water into which the Qatar Peninsula juts


$1200 - Bridget

(3) On a '70s TV show, a mild-mannered teacher could transform herself into this Egyptian goddess to thwart crime


$1200 - Sean

(8) (Video) Seen here, he became one of the USA's wealthiest men


$1200 - David

(13) One of the later styles of Kung Fu to develop bears the name of this "worshipful" insect


$1200 - Sean

(18) The principal action of this 1844 novel involves the return of 12 diamond pendants to the Queen of France


$1200 - David

(28) Released in 1936, it was the last film to feature Chaplin's "Little Tramp" character


$1200 - David

(23) The ruler of Qatar is known by this 4-letter title


$1600 - David

(4) John Houseman reprised his role as Prof. Charles Kingsfield on this TV series based on a 1973 film


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(9) All that fishing must have done this author some good; he was 90 when he died in 1683


$1600 - David

(14) Those kicks were fast as lightnin' when Carl Douglas had a number one hit with this song in 1974


$1600 - Sean

(19) The name of this Japanese company that produces Eclipses translates into English as "three diamonds"


$1600 - Bridget

(29) This Charles Dickens work is about the tough living & working conditions brought about by industrialization


$3000 - David

(24) This satellite TV news service based in Qatar has become one of the most important Middle East broadcasters

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3000


(-$2000) - Sean

(5) (Video) Created by Sid & Marty Krofft, this live-action show whose characters are seen here was set in Tranquility Forest


$2000 - Sean

(10) In 1932 physicist Ernest Walton co-developed one of these that sped up protons to smash lithium nuclei


$2000 - Sean

(15) On Aug. 14,1900 U.S. & British troops helped capture Beijing, thus halting this uprising by Kung Fu practitioners


$2000 - Sean

(20) This 3-cornered hat was introduced to men's fashion around 1690


$2000 - David

(30) It's what indicates the meter on a piece of sheet music


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(25) With a population near 350,000, this capital city of Qatar is also the most populous


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Sean: $17,200
David: $15,600
Bridget: $6,200


Final JEOPARDY!

ANCIENT TEXTS
Archaeologist Richard Lepsius gave this name to a collection of spells, hymns & prayers to deities like Ra

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Bridget: $6,200 - $6,199
David: $15,600 - $3,199
Sean: $17,200 + $15,000


Final Scores
Sean: $32,200 (5-day total of $105,798)
David: $12,401
Bridget: $1

Sean: $17,000 (26 right, includes 1 DD; 3 wrong)
David: $15,200 (16 right,includes 1 DD & 1 rebound; 2 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Bridget: $6,200 (9 right; 1 wrong)
Total: $38,400

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