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JEOPARDY! Game - December 24, 2003

Contestants

Brad Ritter, Actor & writer originally from Pueblo, CO
Patricia Baillif, CPA from Dallas, TX
Andy Thomas, U.S.A.F. Nurse originally from Huntsville, AL (Returning 1-day champ with $27,100)

JEOPARDY! Round - December 24, 2003

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

THE 1840s
BASKETBALL
GET A ROOM!
BIO HAZARD
STRAW
__ OF __
$200 - Andy

(7) The discovery of this in California on Jan. 24, 1848 was kept quiet until the N.Y. Herald ran the news in August


$200 - Andy

(9) David Falk, agent for a certain Chicago Bull, came up with the name for this high-flying sneaker brand


$200 - Brad

(16) That erupting volcano is no mirage -- you're at The Mirage in this city


$200 - Brad

(6) 2003:
"Dawn Over Kitty Hawk"


$200 - Brad

(22) Proverbially, this animal keeps getting its back broken by one straw too many


$200 - Andy

(1) It's the title of an unmarried woman who is the chief attendant of a bride


(-$400) - Andy

(11) This organization was begun in London in 1844 by George Williams to hold Bible readings for his coworkers; pools came later


$400 - Brad

(10) (Video) The man seen here was born in this state, and earned NBA Coach of the Year honors there


$400 - Patricia

(17) Take a romantic bath in the Garden of Eden Apple Suite at Caesars Pocono Palace -- your tub is shaped like this


(-$400) - Andy

(8) 1922:
"Seven Pillars of Wisdom"


$400 - Andy

(25) Water, clay & a little straw combine to make this type of brick common in the Southwest


$400 - Patricia

(2) Open this source of many unpredictable problems & you're also ready with a lot of bait for your fishing trip


$600 - Andy

(12) 2 of the 3 names this Georgia town had in the 1840s were Terminus & Marthasville


$600 - Andy

(13) This franchise, now in Oakland, won the first NBA championship while based in Philadelphia in 1947


$600 - Andy

(24) Get 40 whacks -- oops, we mean 40 winks -- at the Mass. home of this accused ax murderess; it's a bed & breakfast


$600 - Patricia

(18) 1991:
"Lady Day"


$600 - Brad

(26) Skimmers, boaters & sailors are types of these made of straw


$1000 - Patricia

(3) Term for a domestic animal used to pull or carry loads; it's also the title of a 1978 hit song

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$800 - Andy

(21) In 1847 the Communist League hired this pair to write its manifesto


$800 - Andy

(14) Karl Malone & this guard started running pick-&-rolls for Utah in 1985


(-$800) - Andy

(27) Throw a stag party at London's Dorchester Hotel, like this man did on Nov. 19, 1947 -- before his royal wedding


(-$800) - Andy

(19) 1975:
"Why Not the Best?"


$800 - Andy

(29) Politically speaking, O. Henry wrote, "A straw" one of these "only shows which way the hot air blows"


(-$800) - Brad

(4) When Maxwell Smart wanted a conference in the Chief's office to be secret, he demanded this device be lowered


$1000 - Brad

(23) Built in 1849, the Chain Bridge spans this river to link the cities of Buda & Pest


$1000 - Triple Stumper

(15) It's broadcaster Bill Walton's 5-word catchphrase when a 7-footer dunks


$1000 - Andy

(28) Get an in-room massage for your dog at the Santa Barbara resort owned by this actor, TV's Daniel Boone


(-$1000) - Brad

$1000 - Andy

(20) 2002:
"Zim: A Baseball Life"


$1000 - Patricia

(30) Sacrificial tokens in ancient Asia; Sam Peckinpah extinguished a few in 1971


$1000 - Patricia

(5) A lawyer may ask for this, a legal term meaning the movement of a trial to another location


Scores at the first commercial break:
Patricia: $2,400
Andy: $1,800
Brad: -$200

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Andy: $4,800
Patricia: $4,400
Brad: $800


Double JEOPARDY! Round - December 24, 2003

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TRAVEL SPAIN
FURNITURE
OH BROTHER
PRESS YOUR LUKE
WHAM!
"E"
$400 - Andy

(11) (Video of Sarah in Toledo, Spain) Windmills, like this one, inspired perhaps the most famous scene in all this writer's work


$400 - Andy

(15) At Ikea, Gulliver is a crib & Gok is this kind of table where a crying baby might go from the crib


$400 - Patricia

(19) He set up his brother Joseph as ruler of Naples & his brother Louis as King of Holland


$400 - Brad

(4) He mentions Luke 3 times in his letters & was the one who dubbed Luke "the beloved physician"


(-$400) - Andy

$400 - Brad

(28) Lyrics to this Wham! hit have been misheard as "Wake me up and make some cocoa"


$400 - Brad

(1) Apollo 7's Eisele, Cunningham & Schirra won a special one of these awards for their TV transmissions


(-$800) - Andy

$800 - Patricia

(12) In the Autumn you can take in the festival of the harvest of these in Jerez


$800 - Brad

(16) (Video) Marcel Breuer's tubular chair, seen here, was inspired by this part of a bicycle


$800 - Andy

(20) Clashing with his brother Zbigniew, Boleslaw the Wry-Mouthed came to power in this country in 1102


(-$800) - Brad

$800 - Andy

(5) Luke's symbol; unlike lumberjack Bunyan's, his is winged, not blue


$800 - Patricia

(30) At Live Aid, George Michael performed "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" with this piano-playing pop star


$800 - Andy

(2) Found in the medicine cabinet, it has a small rubber bulb on top of a glass tube with a tapered open end


$1200 - Patricia

(13) (Video of Sarah in Barcelona, Spain) Dinner in Spain isn't until 11, so I'm tiding myself over with these, whose name means cover or lid


$1200 - Patricia

(18) (Video) Seen here in Russia's Peterhof is this room, named for a piece of furniture


$1200 - Brad

(21) Louis XIII's brother Gaston of Orleans was a conspirator against this Cardinal


$1200 - Brad

(6) Luke says the first group to visit the newborn Jesus was a bunch of these who were tipped off by an angel


$1200 - Brad

(29) In 1985 Wham! became the first western pop group to perform live in this Asian country


$1200 - Andy

(3) Rosalynn Carter's real first name, it was also the name of the First Lady 40 years before her


$1600 - Andy

(14) In the venerable city of Cordoba, you can still buy this material, perhaps including cordovan


(-$1600) - Brad

(-$1600) - Patricia

(22) It can resemble an elongated chair & its name indicates that it's perfect for an afternoon nap


(-$2000) - Brad

(25) On March 15, 1917 he abdicated in favor of his brother Michael, who quickly refused the crown

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $2000


$1600 - Patricia

(7) Peter escaped jail, Luke says, & went to Mary's house where this maid, not Carlton her gateman, was amazed to see him


$1600 - Andy

(27) He's the one in Wham! who wasn't George Michael


$1600 - Brad

(8) This capital city is nicknamed "Auld Reekie", also the title of a poem by Robert Fergusson


$2000 - Brad

(17) (Video of Sarah in Barcelona, Spain) This architect of the Temple de la Sagrada Familia truly gave his life to the project; he was still polishing its structures when he died


(-$6000) - Brad

(23) This 5-letter term for a long sofa comes from the Persian for "place of assembly"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $6000


(-$2000) - Brad

(24) Octavian took on this man's brother Lucius Antonius at Perugia in 40 B.C.


(-$2000) - Brad

$2000 - Andy

(10) Some believe Luke hailed from Antioch in a part of ancient Syria that's now in this country


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(26) Wham's third U.S. No. 1 hit; it includes "Somebody tell me ... why I work so hard for you ... to give you money"


$2000 - Brad

(9) Say cheese -- this cheese named for a region in Switzerland


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Andy: $13,200
Patricia: $8,800
Brad: -$2,400


Final JEOPARDY!

THE WORLD OF DISNEY
In 2003 Disney released this film, its first ever movie under the Disney banner rated PG-13

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Patricia: $8,800 - $4,401
Andy: $13,200 - $10,000


Final Scores
Patricia: $4,399
Andy: $3,200

Andy: $13,200 (21 right, includes 3 rebounds; 6 wrong)
Patricia: $8,400 (12 right, includes 1 DD & 1 rebound; 1 wrong)
Brad: $5,600 (16 right, includes 1 rebound; 8 wrong, includes 2 DDs)
Total: $27,200

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