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JEOPARDY! Game - October 23, 2003

Contestants

Elana Rosen, Attorney from Silver Spring, MD
Mike Garabedian, Graduate student from Whittier, CA
Russ Schumacher, Graduate student from Fort Collins, CO (Returning 4-day champ with $64,800)

JEOPARDY! Round - October 23, 2003

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

MARINE SCIENCE
THE '60s MUSIC SCENE
U.S. CITY NICKNAMES
WHAT DO YOU FEEL LIKE EATING?
FINISH YOUR MAIN COURSE
YOU GET NO DESSERT!
$200 - Triple Stumper

(26) The one on the cockle is usually ribbed


$200 - Mike

(11) Grammy voters certainly loved Aretha Franklin "just a little bit"; she won 2 1967 awards for this song


$200 - Mike

(1) "Home of the Rose Parade"


$200 - Mike

(16) Stuffed crust is a specialty of this "hovel" with over 10,000 outlets worldwide


$200 - Mike

(6) Finish your "squab": an argument


$200 - Mike

(20) The Cracker Jack had barely been eaten when the 1989 World series Game 3 in this city was preempted by a quake


$400 - Mike

(27) After the African freshwater cichlid lays its eggs, it picks them up & incubates them in this


$400 - Mike

(12) Tom Jones' biggest hit of the '60s was this title song from a Peter Sellers - Woody Allen film


$400 - Russ

(2) "Mardi Gras City"


$400 - Triple Stumper

(17) Smith & Wesson sells guns; Smith & this sells steaks


$400 - Russ

(7) Finish your "ham": to prevent someone's free movement


$400 - Russ

(22) David Castillo had 24 tacos, 6 tostadas & 6 enchiladas but no dessert just before this in 1998 in Texas


$600 - Russ

(28) Computers can model these, neap type & all, so sailors don't have to rely totally on tables


$600 - Mike

(13) In 1967 this former lead singer of Them launched his solo career with "Brown Eyed Girl"


$600 - Russ

(3) "Queen City of the Rockies"


$600 - Triple Stumper

(18) Need a scone in Rome? Stop by Babington's, these "rooms" opened in 1893


$600 - Mike

(8) Finish your "carp": the group of bones forming the wrist joint


$1000 - Russ

(23) David Riccio, Secretary to this queen, was dragged from her supper room at Holyrood in 1566 & brutally killed

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


(-$800) - Mike

$800 - Elana

(29) This sea, a still area in the Atlantic, is a spawning ground for most of the American & European eels


$800 - Russ

(14) The Beatles sang that this priest was "writing the words of a sermon that no one will hear, no one comes near"


(-$800) - Mike

$800 - Russ

(4) "Derby Town"


(-$800) - Mike

$800 - Elana

(19) A Manhattan store that opened in 2003 sells only this dessert, made with the sushi type of its main ingredient


$800 - Triple Stumper

(9) Finish your "hash": the dynasty that rules Jordan


$800 - Mike

(24) Their festivities were interrupted on Dec. 26, 1776 by the arrival of Washington & his troops


$1000 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(15) (Video of Brenda Lee) Hi, I'm Brenda Lee. It's the 2-word title that follows "You tell me mistakes are part of being young but that don't right the wrong that's been done"


$1000 - Elana

(5) "Kodak City"


$1000 - Mike

(21) Fluky's in Chicago makes these items Chicago style by adding mustard, onions, peppers, tomatoes ...


$1000 - Russ

(10) Finish your "sole": a coil of wire that acts like a magnet when electrified


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(25) In 1872 this ghost ship with a female name was found abandoned at sea with all of its supplies & food intact


Scores at the first commercial break:
Russ: $4,000
Mike: $1,400
Elana: $1,000

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Russ: $6,000
Elana: $2,600
Mike: $2,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - October 23, 2003

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NAME THE FOE
BEST SCREENPLAY OSCARS
MULE DRIVING
STORY COLLECTIONS
BE A QUICK CHANGE ARTIST
"P"s TIME
$400 - Triple Stumper

(17) Simon Bolivar


$400 - Russ

(23) 2002: Ronald Harwood for this biography of a Polish Jewish musician


$400 - Mike

(24) "Borax Bill" Parkinson was one of the top 20-mule team drivers that used to haul borax out of this valley


$400 - Mike

(1) The tellers in this classic collection include the Knight & the Wife of Bath


$400 - Mike

(12) If you sell the Pentagon 3 jets at $1/2 billion each & are paid with a $2 billion check, you owe this many million in change


$400 - Russ

(6) In mythology, when this was opened, all the world's evils were let out


$800 - Elana

(18) Audie Murphy


$800 - Russ

(22) 2001: Akiva Goldsman for this biography of a schizophrenic math genius


$800 - Elana

(25) A new book says the model for the title character in this D.H. Lawrence book was a Sicilian mule driver


$800 - Mike

(2) The history of Ali Baba & the history of Sinbad the sailor were told by her over many, many nights


(-$800) - Elana

$800 - Russ

(13) It's the change for that annoying old lady who counts out 3 quarters & 13 dimes for a two-buck coffee


$800 - Elana

(7) From a Narragansett word, it's a traditional gathering of Native American tribes


$1200 - Mike

(27) Owen Glendower of Wales


$1200 - Russ

(9) 1994: Eric Roth for this story of a shrimp boat captain, among other things


$1200 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1200 - Mike

(3) 10 people fleeing Florence to escape the plague each tell 10 tales in this Boccaccio book


$4000 - Russ

(14) If a book costs 2 Andy Jacksons & a customer gives you a Ulysses Grant, give him one of this man in change

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $4000


(-$1200) - Mike

(-$1200) - Elana

(8) From the Middle English for "spoils", it means to steal a small amount or item


$1600 - Elana

(26) Algeria's Abd Al-Qadir


$1600 - Elana

(20) 1989: Tom Schulman for this tale of "seizing the day" at a prep school


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1600 - Mike

(4) If you like summer reruns, check out this 1837 Hawthorne collection (which was also reissued in 1842)


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(15) If the Bulgarian Lev is trading at 1.8 to the dollar, & Ivan gives you 18 Levs for an $8 cap, you owe him this much


(-$1600) - Russ

(10) (Video of Sarah in front of a chalkboard) From the Greek for "close," it's the point in the orbit of any object at which it's closest to the object it's orbiting


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(21) Indonesia's Abdul Haris Nasution


$2000 - Elana

(19) 1992: Neil Jordan for this IRA love story with a twist


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(28) In 1949 this singer drove up the charts with the following


$2000 - Russ

(5) Humans changing into plants, animals & other things are found in this 15-volume collection of tales by Ovid


$2000 - Mike

(16) If the item costs $1.50, sales tax is 10% & the customer gives you $5, return this much


$2000 - Mike

(11) From the Old Latin for "first born," it was the feudal law by which only eldest sons got an inheritance


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Russ: $14,000
Mike: $11,200
Elana: $8,200


Final JEOPARDY!

THE INTERNET
It is named in honor of a Monty Python sketch that used the word more than 100 times in 2-1/2 minutes

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Elana: $8,200 + $3,900
Mike: $11,200 + $5,201
Russ: $14,000 - $8,401


Final Scores
Mike: $16,401
Elana: $12,100
Russ: $5,599

Mike: $11,200 (20 right; 4 wrong)
Russ: $10,800 (16 right, includes 2 DDs & 2 rebounds; 1 wrong)
Elana: $8,200 (9 right, includes 2 rebounds; 2 wrong)
Total: $30,200

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