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JEOPARDY! Game - October 30, 2003

Contestants

Lee Retzlaff, Retail salesperson from Pewee Valley, KY
Alicen Nadal, Office manager from Richmond Hill, NY
John Lindquist, Attorney from Marietta, GA (Returning 3-day champ with $43,000)

JEOPARDY! Round - October 30, 2003

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

STATE HOLIDAYS
CONVERBS
NONPOTENT POTABLES
WHAT'S UP, DOC?
TV DETECTIVES
HOLMES & WATSON
$200 - Alicen

(6) LBJ's August 27 birthday is a holiday in this state


$200 - Alicen

(26) "Don't make something out of" this


$200 - John

(1) The "new" formula for this soda was announced on April 23, 1985; the "classic" formula was back within 3 months


$200 - Lee

(21) Stay out of brawls, because these spells of blackouts & confusion caused by blows are getting worse


$200 - Alicen

(13) A former homicide detective on "NYPD BLUE", he's now solving homicides on "CSI: Miami"


$200 - Lee

(11) In 1980 he defended his heavyweight belt by taking on Muhammad Ali


$400 - Lee

(7) Kentucky celebrates June 3 as Confederate Memorial Day; Florida celebrates it as this man's birthday


$400 - John

(27) "Never answer a question until it is" this


$400 - John

(2) This brand of "dry" ginger ale was created by pharmacist John J. McLaughlin in Toronto


$400 - Lee

(22) You have hemolytic jaundice, caused by this organ's failure to process enough bilirubin


$400 - John

(14) 2/3 of this title team that debuted in 1976 were played by a former Wella Balsam model & a former Breck Girl


$400 - Alicen

(12) In 1971 he got a Psych degree from Stanford & joined the PGA


$600 - Lee

(8) On January 8 Louisianans celebrate the Battle of this, not the Super Bowl


$600 - John

(28) Not to nag, but "don't swap" these "in midstream"


$600 - Lee

(3) In the '60s and '70s Anita Bryant told us it's "not just for breakfast anymore"


$2200 - Lee

(23) Your aching jaw might be caused by bruxism, or doing this while you sleep

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$600 - Alicen

(15) On NBC William Conrad played this stout detective -- Rex Stout


$600 - Triple Stumper

(18) "Old Ironsides" author Oliver Wendell Holmes was one of this city's "Brahmins", a local group of intellectuals


$800 - Lee

(9) September 12, this state's Defenders' Day, honors troops who held off the British in 1814


$800 - Lee

(29) "You cannot sell the cow & have" this


$800 - John

(4) Have a frosty mug of Mug, a brand of this soft drink, first produced in San Francisco in the early 1950s


$800 - John

(24) We call that formication -- a symptom of menopause, it's the sensation of these crawling on you


$800 - Alicen

(16) City whose streets were the beat for the detectives in "Homicide: Life on the Street"


(-$800) - Alicen

(19) Homer Watson's line of work; Oscar Wilde called him "The Canadian Constable"


$1000 - Lee

(10) September 16 is Cherokee Strip Day in this state (& no, there are no totem pole dancers)


(-$1000) - John

$1000 - Alicen

(30) "You can't build" these "in the air & live in them"


$1000 - Lee

(5) Herb Bishop named his soft drink Squirt because he thought it squirted this tangy citrus flavor


$1000 - Alicen

(25) You're at risk for peritonitis, so I'll perform this surgery, done 300,000 times a year in the U.S.


$1000 - John

(17) In 1975 Tony Franciosa played this TV playboy detective played on film by Dean Martin


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(20) This Watson wrote a book on "Behaviorism" back in 1925


Scores at the first commercial break:
Lee: $4,600
John: $1,800
Alicen: $1,400

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Lee: $8,200
John: $3,600
Alicen: $3,600


Double JEOPARDY! Round - October 30, 2003

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MISSION CONTROL
POP MUSIC
WHAT THE DICKENS!
CONGRESSIONAL HISTORY
"O" TOWN
PICK A NUMBER FROM 1 TO 10
$400 - John

(26) (Video of Cheryl at the Johnson Space Center in Houston) "Houston, we've had a problem" were the words this mission radioed back to Mission Control, April 13, 1970


$400 - Lee

(1) The Bangles made their Top 40 debut with this song of weekday woe


$400 - Lee

(20) It ends, "God bless us, every one!"


$400 - Lee

(16) This cable network's gavel-to-gavel coverage of Congress began March 19, 1979


$400 - John

(11) Offutt Air Force Base is on the outskirts of this large Nebraska city


$400 - John

(6) In the U.S. the Great Lakes are a chain of this many lakes


$800 - Lee

(27) 2001's Genesis, like 1994's Wind, was sent up to study this "wind"


$800 - Triple Stumper

(2) Producers Nile Rodgers & Bernard Edwards formed this group that showed us "Good Times"


$800 - Triple Stumper

(21) "The Parish Boy's Progress" is the subtitle of this 1838 novel


$800 - Triple Stumper

(17) He was a Democrat in 1957 when he set a 24-hour, 18-minute filibuster record


$800 - John

(12) This state capital lies at the southernmost edge of Puget Sound


$800 - John

(7) The cello & ukulele each have this number of strings


$1200 - John

(28) (Video of Cheryl at the Johnson Space Center in Houston) This Mission Control console was responsible for these first stages that launch the rockets


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(3) In 2003 Eminem won an Oscar for this song from "8 Mile"


(-$3000) - Lee

(22) This title character becomes a successful author & marries Dora Spenlow

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3000


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(18) This Watergate Committee chair was on the Senate committee that recommended McCarthy's censure


$1200 - John

(13) You'll find an international airport in this Paris suburb


$1200 - John

(8) Forget about stretching at a softball game; they normally only last this many innings


$1600 - John

(29) Denmark's Orsted Satellite, launched in 1999, mapped this field around the Earth


$1600 - Lee

(4) This Temptations song says, "When it's cold outside, I've got the month of May"


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(23) Nell Trent's grandfather runs the title establishment at the opening of this novel


$2000 - Lee

(19) When this group, the CBC, was founded in 1971, it aimed for 10% of the House to be African-American -- not there yet

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$1600 - Alicen

(14) It's home to Sing Sing prison, bub


$1600 - Alicen

(9) A play by George Kaufman & Edna Ferber set "Dinner at" this hour


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(30) Launched back in 1997, the Cassini-Huygens Satellite should reach this planet in July 2004


$2000 - John

(5) This Aerosmith power ballad says, "Sing with me, sing for the years, sing for the laughter, sing for the tears"


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(24) He takes Charles Darnay's place at the scaffold in "A Tale of Two Cities"


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(25) In 1989 scandal forced this House speaker from Texas to resign -- that was a first


(-$2000) - Alicen

$2000 - Lee

(15) This Florida city of about 5,000 is just north of the large lake with which it shares its name


(-$2000) - Lee

(10) If playing Sir John Falstaff is your life, you've got a total of this many plays by Shakespeare you can appear in


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
John: $13,600
Lee: $10,800
Alicen: $4,800


Final JEOPARDY!

LATIN LINGO
From the Latin for "how much", it's an indivisible physical amount

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Alicen: $4,800 + $4,001
Lee: $10,800 - $2,801
John: $13,600 - 8,001


Final Scores
Alicen: $8,801
Lee: $7,999
John: $5,599

John: $13,600 (18 right; 1 wrong)
Lee: $11,800 (18 right, includes 2 DDs & 1 rebound; 2 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Alicen: $4,800 (10 right, includes 1 rebound; 2 wrong)
Total: $30,200

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