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JEOPARDY! Game - December 3, 2003

Contestants

Lillie Salsberry, Librarian from Baton Rouge, LA
Tom Parker, Documentary filmmaker from Providence, RI
Robert Morgan, High school teacher from San Juan Capistrano, CA (Returning 1-day champ with $23,500)

JEOPARDY! Round - December 3, 2003

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

THE CIVIL WAR
'70s HITS
2 MUCH
"DEF" JAM
TAILS
OF THE SOUTH PACIFIC
$200 - Robert

(1) This federal fort was still under construction when attacked by the Confederacy on April 12, 1861


$200 - Tom

(6) Jim Croce sang that this Chicago gambler was "badder than old King Kong and meaner than a junkyard dog"


$200 - Robert

(26) U.S. coin with a value of 2 bits


$200 - Robert

(21) The amount by which budget expenditures exceed income


$200 - Robert

(16) (Video) There are at least 101 reasons for you to name this dog breed


$200 - Robert

(8) The first of these thermonuclear bombs was exploded on the Pacific's Eniwetok Atoll on May 8, 1951


$1000 - Robert

(2) It was the largest as well as the westernmost Confederate state

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$400 - Robert

(7) Rod Stewart donated all his royalties from this "sexy" 1978 No. 1 hit to UNICEF


$400 - Triple Stumper

(27) In 1946 Peter Paul introduced this 2-piece candy bar that people are still nuts over today


$400 - Tom

(22) An attack on someone's good name, character or reputation


$400 - Robert

(17) (Video) Back away if the tail of this predator is in your sight


(-$400) - Tom

(-$400) - Robert

(9) It's the Pacific island that's home to the world's largest active volcano


$600 - Robert

(3) In July 1863 Union General George Meade defeated Robert E. Lee at this battle


$600 - Triple Stumper

(13) In 1977 he remade Jimmy Jones' 1960 hit "Handy Man" & handily won a Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Performance


$600 - Lillie

(28) It's the most recent year represented by just 2 Roman numerals


$600 - Robert

(23) Chemicals used in warfare to strip trees & plants of their leaves


$600 - Tom

(18) (Video) Part of the plumage sported by this bird is seen here


$600 - Robert

(10) It's possible Gauguin learned to dance the Tamure, the national dance of this French Polynesian island


$800 - Robert

(4) On August 5, 1864 this Rear Admiral attacked Forts Morgan & Gaines, which guarded the entrance to Mobile Bay


(-$800) - Robert

$800 - Lillie

(14) Her "Killing Me Softly With His Song" topped the Hot 100 chart for 5 weeks, the longest of any song in 1973


$800 - Tom

(29) Back in the 16th century, Robert Recorde used 2 short lines, one above the other, to create this sign


$800 - Robert

(24) A machine that delivers a controlled electric shock to the heart


$800 - Tom

(19) (Video) The tail of one of these armored vegetarians is seen here


$800 - Robert

(11) This island near Chile is believed to be the farthest east that Asians were able to settle in the Pacific


$1000 - Tom

(5) The Battles of Bull Run were known by this name in the Confederacy


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(15) Nick Gilder's only Top 40 hit was this "hot" song of 1978


$1000 - Tom

(30) The President of France & Spain's Bishop of Urgel are the 2 heads of state of this principality


$1000 - Robert

(25) Fidei Defensor in Latin, this title was first bestowed on British monarchs in 1521


(-$1000) - Robert

$1000 - Tom

(20) (Video) The tail fin seen here is from this popular make of car


$1000 - Lillie

(12) Islands of the South Pacific are divided into Micronesia, Polynesia & this group meaning "black islands"


Scores at the first commercial break:
Robert: $3,400
Lillie: $1,800
Tom: $800

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Robert: $5,800
Tom: $5,400
Lillie: $2,400


Double JEOPARDY! Round - December 3, 2003

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PSYCHOLOGY
KENNEDY CENTER HONORS DANCERS
THE KING IS DEAD
GRAB BAG
1880s LIT
12-LETTER WORDS
$400 - Robert

(18) Mom, you're gonna give me this, a group of associated ideas, like the Oedipus one


$400 - Lillie

(16) He put on his "top hat" & flew down to D.C., not Rio, in 1978 to pick up his award, as did George Balanchine


$400 - Robert

(1) February 7, 1999 in Amman, Jordan


$400 - Robert

(6) This organization was founded in 1909 by activists who had initially called themselves the National Negro Committee


(-$400) - Robert

$400 - Lillie

(11) In 1883 Twain published "Life on the Mississippi" & in 1884 this novel about life on the Mississippi


$400 - Robert

(25) Someone you know only slightly is a "nodding" one


(-$800) - Lillie

$800 - Tom

(19) (Video) The image of this man, born in Switzerland in 1875, has entered our collective unconscious


(-$800) - Lillie

(17) "Yes, I can" name this dancer, singer, entertainer, Mr. Wonderful, 1987 honoree


(-$800) - Robert

$800 - Tom

(2) August 22, 1485
Bosworth, England


$800 - Triple Stumper

(7) Guinness called his December 1999 concert at Liverpool's Cavern Club the biggest internet concert ever


$800 - Lillie

(12) The title character of this children's classic is taken to Frankfurt but pines for the Alps


$800 - Robert

(26) Term for simultaneously talking on the phone, working on your computer, cleaning your gun, etc.


$1200 - Tom

(20) About 40% of schizophrenics belong to this subtype having delusions of persecution


$1200 - Lillie

(23) He kicked back with his award in 1982, 2 years after starring in "Xanadu"


$1200 - Robert

(3) January 23, 1516 in Madrigalejo, Spain


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(8) A law discovered by Galileo let Christian Huygens in 1656 make an accurate clock using one of these


$1200 - Triple Stumper

(13) This sonneteer to the Statue of Liberty also published "Songs of a Semite"


(-$1000) - Robert

(27) This word meaning "vast or enormous" contains a prefix meaning "star"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(21) From the Latin angere, "to torment", it's defined as the anticipation of danger or problems


$1600 - Robert

(24) When born in Riga back in 1948, this ballet star probably never figured he'd turn out to be a 2000 honoree


(-$1000) - Robert

(4) 4 B.C. in Jericho, Judea

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$1600 - Robert

(9) The word "textile" is derived from a Latin word that means to do this


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(14) This Cuban poet & martyr lived in New York most of the decade & wrote essays on Emerson & Whitman


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(29) It's the term for the absorption of a minority group into the surrounding culture


(-$2000) - Robert

(-$2000) - Tom

(22) Leon Festinger said people who smoke knowing it's not healthy experience "cognitive" this


$2000 - Lillie

(30) This prima ballerina of Native American descent was a 1996 honoree


(-$2000) - Tom

(-$2000) - Lillie

(5) June 7, 1329
Dunbartonshire, Scotland


$2000 - Tom

(10) The 4 rings in this company's logo represent the 4 companies of the Auto-Union Consortium of 1932


(-$2000) - Tom

(15) His novel "La Terre" portrayed peasants as so crude & vile that his former disciples rejected him


(-$2000) - Robert

(28) (Video of Sarah in Alaska) Some scientists think we're in this 12-letter type of period between ice ages, and even fear global warming


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Robert: $5,400
Tom: $4,200
Lillie: $3,600


Final JEOPARDY!

NOTABLE NAMES
In 1908 he turned the techniques he used to train army troops into a manual for training small groups of boys

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Lillie: $3,600 - $900
Tom: $4,200 - $4,100
Robert: $5,400 - $4,200


Final Scores
Lillie: $2,700
Robert: $1,200
Tom: $100

Robert: $6,800 (23 right, includes 1 DD; 9 wrong, includes 2 DDs)
Tom: $4,200 (12 right, includes 4 rebounds; 4 wrong)
Lillie: $3,600 (8 right, includes 2 rebounds; 3 wrong)
Total: $14,600

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