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JEOPARDY! Game - November 6, 2003

Contestants

Michele Liguori, Applications engineer & technical trainer from Maynard, MA
Julie Harris, News librarian from Winston-Salem, NC
Chuck Ladd, Project manager from Raleigh, NC (Returning 1-day champ with $10,400)

JEOPARDY! Round - November 6, 2003

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

FLIGHTLESS BIRDS
TRACK & FIELD
WHO WAS THE PREZ WHEN ...
BAR HOPPING
15 MINUTES OF FAME
WORD "UP"
$200 - Michele

(4) Nearly half of the height of this largest living bird is neck


$200 - Chuck

(26) From 1964 to 1999, the women's record in this event was lowered from about 3-1/2 hours to under 2-1/2 hours


$200 - Chuck

(21) ... the Berlin airlift resupplied a Soviet-blocked West Berlin


$200 - Michele

(3) This mill byproduct lies around on the floor of The Red Dog Saloon in Juneau, Alaska


$200 - Julie

(2) Stella Liebeck won damages from McDonald's after she was injured by this product


$200 - Julie

(1) In a beauty pageant, it's the person who comes in second


$400 - Michele

(5) One species of this flightless bird lives at the Equator on the Galapagos Islands; other species live in Antarctica


$400 - Triple Stumper

(27) In 1990 Randy Barnes set this record at 75 feet, 10-1/4 inches; as of 2003 the record stands


$400 - Chuck

(22) ... the Beatles appeared on "The Ed Sullivan Show"


$400 - Chuck

(17) New York City's best-known of these illicit '20s establishments was Jack & Charlie's 21 on 52nd Street


$400 - Michele

(9) Of Mouse, Moose, Meese or Grunwald, the Maryland Police Chief prominent in the 2002 sniper hunt


$400 - Michele

(13) (Video) Descriptive name for how the food seen here was prepared


$600 - Chuck

(6) The New Zealand government has passed laws to protect this national symbol & prevent its export


(-$600) - Michele

$600 - Chuck

(28) This country's runner Haile Gebrselassie was the Track & Field News Athlete of the Year in 1995 & 1998


$600 - Chuck

(23) ... Three Mile Island's nuclear reactor No. 2 went kerflooey


$600 - Julie

(18) This type of "mill", slang for a bar, is also the name of a popular bar in Albuquerque


$600 - Michele

(10) Soon after doing this July 28, 2000, optical networks company Corvis, with no revenues, was more valuable than GM


$600 - Julie

(14) Neil Sedaka said this "is hard to do"


$800 - Michele

(7) Now extinct, this native of Mauritius is a character in "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"


$800 - Triple Stumper

(29) In July 1999 Tomas Dvorak set a world record in this event with a total of 8,994 points


$800 - Chuck

(24) ... Neil & Buzz strolled across the Sea of Tranquility


$800 - Triple Stumper

(19) What's billed as the USA's first of these places to quaff Medocs & Tokays is on Sansome Street in San Francisco


$800 - Triple Stumper

(11) He co-hosted the first season of "American Idol" with Ryan Seacrest


$800 - Michele

(15) In 2001 Rick Baker & Gail Ryan won Oscars in this category for "How the Grinch Stole Christmas"


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(8) Australia's national bird, it has been hunted to scarcity because it's destructive to crops


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(30) This Ukrainian pole vaulter was No. 1 for 11 straight years -- a record for any track & field event


(-$1000) - Julie

$1000 - Chuck

(25) ... the War of 1812 was fought in the U.S.


$1000 - Julie

(20) Freedom fighters & regular drunks have gathered at the venerable Brazen Head, on the Liffey in this city


$600 - Michele

(12) Muhammad Saeed Al-Sahaf, Saddam's Minister of this, gained fame with quotes like "We have them surrounded"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $600


$1000 - Chuck

(16) A delay, or an armed robbery


Scores at the first commercial break:
Michele: $4,400
Chuck: $1,600
Julie: $1,000

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Chuck: $5,800
Michele: $3,800
Julie: $1,600


Double JEOPARDY! Round - November 6, 2003

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WHERE AM I?
CELEBRITY WINEMAKERS
2003 NEWS
SPECIAL DAYS
POE-POURRI
WEBSTER'S 1806 DICTIONARY
$400 - Chuck

(2) (Video of Sarah) I'm in this "Biggest Little City in the World," celebrating its centennial in 2003


$400 - Chuck

(11) This director is "The Godfather" of celebrity winemakers


$400 - Michele

(21) This name was abolished & replaced by "Serbia & Montenegro", its 2 remaining republics


$400 - Michele

(16) In 2002 Easter fell on the fifth Sunday in March, so the fourth Sunday in March was this


$400 - Chuck

(1) Poe called this title maiden "My darling -- my life and my bride"


$400 - Chuck

(22) It's "a quadruped remarkable for its smell"


$800 - Michele

(3) (Video of Jimmy swinging a baseball bat) I'm in this city, swinging one of its signature products


$800 - Chuck

(12) You can buy coonskin bottle toppers at the winery owned by this man, TV's Davy Crockett


$800 - Chuck

(23) In a long-awaited decision on this univ.'s Affirmative Action policies, the Supreme Court said ... some are OK, some aren't


(-$800) - Michele

$800 - Julie

(17) In the U.S., Mother's Day is the second Sunday in May & Father's Day is this


$3200 - Julie

(7) One of the title objects in this Poe story had a "terrifically wide sweep (some thirty feet or more)"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $3200


$800 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(4) (Video of Cheryl & Jimmy at Grambling State University) We're in this southern state, home of the world famed Tiger Marching Band


(-$1200) - Michele

(13) Find out about this golfer's wines at www.shark.com


(-$1000) - Chuck

(24) The design selected for the World Trade Center site included a tower of this symbolic height

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1200 - Michele

(18) The 19th season of "Jeopardy!" premiered on this day, but we didn't have to work


$1200 - Michele

(8) The raven perched on a bust of this Greek goddess "just above my chamber door"


$1200 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$1600 - Julie

(5) (Video of Sarah) I'm in this L.A. area that gave its name to the towers behind me


$1600 - Michele

(14) This Italian-American racing legend has a Napa Valley winery & a wine club called The Winner's Circle


$1600 - Michele

(25) Happily, this abducted Utah teen was found & reunited with her family


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(19) The U.S. Supreme Court's term begins on it


$1600 - Julie

(9) The title of this 1843 story refers to a scarab bettle with a death's head marking


$1600 -

CLUE NOT REVEALED FOR LACK OF TIME


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(6) (Video of Sofia in a boat) I'm just off this New England city, looking at its Head Light, one of the USA's oldest operating lighthouses


$2000 - Michele

(15) This French actor who starred in "Cyrano de Bergerac" produces a wine called Cuvee Cyrano


$2000 - Michele

(26) Last winter he drifted into the job of Treasury Secretary


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(20) For most of the U.S., in 1971 Memorial Day moved from this set day to the last Monday in May


$2000 - Chuck

(10) This detective appears in "The Mystery of Marie Roget" & "The Murders in the Rue Morgue"


$2000 - Michele

(27) A tiringroom is used by actors to do this in


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Michele: $15,000
Chuck: $10,000
Julie: $8,800


Final JEOPARDY!

SCIENCE HISTORY
It's the simple 6-letter name of the journal that published the 1953 paper revealing the structure of DNA

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Julie: $8,800 + $8,800
Chuck: $10,000 + $10,000
Michele: $15,000 + $5,001


Final Scores
Michele: $20,001
Chuck: $20,000
Julie: $17,600

Michele: $15,400 (19 right, includes 1 DD; 3 wrong)
Chuck: $11,000 (17 right, includes 2 rebounds; 1 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Julie: $6,400 (9 right, includes 1 DD & 1 rebound; 1 wrong)
Total: $32,800

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