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JEOPARDY! Game - December 30, 2003

Contestants

Kasey Berry, Wife and mother from Covington, LA
Micah Morken, Graduate student originally from St. Cloud, MN
Chris Stansfield, Bartender from New York, NY (Returning 1-day champ with $21,400)

JEOPARDY! Round - December 30, 2003

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

RIVERS
ALPHABETIC HOMOPHONES
A LUMPY CATEGORY
NOVEL TEASE
PRISONS
CELL BLOCK CINEMA
$200 - Kasey

(3) Lake Mead was formed by damming this river


$200 - Chris

(11) Supermodel-actress Macpherson


$200 - Chris

(16) Thanks in part to Sir Henry Tate's innovation, tea drinkers opt for "one lump or two" of this


$200 - Chris

(1) 1885: "You don't know about me without you have read a book by the name of 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer'"


$200 - Chris

(26) You didn't get sent directly to this prison that closed in 1963; other U.S. prisons sent their worst prisoners there


$200 - Chris

(21) In 1957, "everybody in the whole cell block was dancin' to" this title tune


$400 - Kasey

(4) An Iroquois word that means "where goods are brought in" gives this river that flows past D.C. its name


$400 - Chris

(12) This pronoun refers to the one being addressed in a conversation


(-$400) - Kasey

$400 - Chris

(17) In cheesemaking, first the proteins in the milk are turned into solid lumps called these


$400 - Micah

(2) 1838: "Please, sir, I want some more"


$400 - Triple Stumper

(27) On May 5, 1981 Bobby Sands died on the 66th day of his hunger strike in this city's Maze Prison


$400 - Kasey

(22) Sean Penn was in the pen in this 1995 film directed by Tim Robbins


$600 - Chris

(5) (Video of Jeff Probst in Brazil) The Rio Negro is a major tributary of this river, South America's longest


$600 - Chris

(13) Middle name of cosmetics queen Mary Ash


$600 - Chris

(18) Lumpy Brannum played this important role on "Captain Kangaroo"


$1000 - Chris

(6) 1852: "I won't be taken, Eliza; I'll die first! I'll be free, or I'll die!"

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $1000


$600 - Micah

(28) It hasn't been a prison or even a building since 1789, but its "Place" is still a landmark


$600 - Chris

(23) (Video) Hi, I'm Paul McCrane from "E.R." I appeared as a prison guard in this Morgan Freeman film based on a story by Stephen King


(-$800) - Micah

(-$800) - Kasey

(9) The Grand Coulee Dam derives electric power from this river


$800 - Kasey

(14) Dorothy Gale's aunt


$800 - Chris

(19) Robert Frost wrote that a poem "begins as a lump" here, "a sense of wrong, a homesickness"


(-$800) - Kasey

$800 - Chris

(7) 1953: "He flicked the igniter and the house jumped up in a gorging fire that burned the evening sky red"


$800 - Micah

(29) Like his character Raskolnikov, he had a stay in a prison in Siberia


$800 - Micah

(24) This harrowing 1978 film that made Brad Davis a star wasn't exactly a Turkish delight


$1000 - Micah

(10) It's the longest river entirely within Canada


$1000 - Chris

(15) It precedes walk, hawk & cee


$1000 - Chris

(20) This lumpy substance, whose name is French for "gray amber", comes from sperm whales


$1000 - Micah

(8) 1928: "She married Clifford Chatterley in 1917, when he was home for a month on leave"


$1000 - Chris

(30) This Lord Mayor of London, known for his cat, helped rebuild Newgate Prison, later home to William Penn


$1000 - Micah

(25) Ashley Judd finds out that she can't be convicted twice for killing her husband in this 1999 drama


Scores at the first commercial break:
Chris: $4,800
Micah: $1,600
Kasey: -$200

Scores at the end of the JEOPARDY! Round:
Chris: $9,800
Micah: $4,800
Kasey: -$200


Double JEOPARDY! Round - December 30, 2003

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THAT'S THE TICKET
'90s TELEVISION
CHEMISTRY COMMERCIALS
PIANISTS
RELIGIOUS WORKS
NOT QUITE BEFORE & AFTER
$400 - Chris

(11) Joe Lieberman was his running mate


$400 - Chris

(12) Twins Brandon & Brenda had just moved to L.A. when this series debuted in 1990


$400 - Chris

(22) You've tried other peroxides, like zinc & barium -- it's time to come back to this most widely used one


$400 - Chris

(6) (Video) He's the legendary piano-playing showman seen here


$400 - Chris

(1) The "Great" one of these buildings in Damascus once had an acre of mosaics believed to depict paradise


$400 - Kasey

(21) "Ed Grimley" actor you eat with strawberries & cream


$800 - Chris

(14) In 1944 he ran with FDR


$800 - Micah

(13) (Video of Sarah in Alaska) A moose wandered the streets in the credits of this 1990s TV show, set in Alaska


$800 - Chris

(27) Calling all Colorado cooks! Use Clapeyron's Equation to relate pressure to this point for a liquid


$800 - Micah

(7) With his quartet, this pianist took "Take Five" onto the pop charts in 1961


$800 - Kasey

(2) Bach's cantata "Das Neugeborne Kindelein" was written for the season of this holiday


$800 - Chris

(23) "Basic Instinct" femme fatale who's a prehistoric temple on Salisbury Plain


$1200 - Chris

(18) Completes the ticket ____ Kemp


$1200 - Chris

(15) Called "Hill Street Blues" with singing, this show from Steven Bochco lasted 3 months in 1990


$1200 - Kasey

(28) When it's going to be a special night, dab on a little of an essential one of these, like patchouli


(-$1200) - Chris

$1200 - Micah

(8) We'll throw on this old rag & you tell us the name of the self-taught pianist who created it


$1200 - Micah

(3) A novel by Walter Wangerin covers the life of this man from Tarsus who was himself a man of letters


$1200 - Micah

(24) A drug to reduce physical discomfort that's also known as an orca


$1600 - Triple Stumper

(19) In 1968 Edmund Muskie looked up to him


$1600 - Micah

(16) This sitcom was set primarily at an airfield on Nantucket


$1600 - Chris

(29) An entire lump of sugar starts to vanish as you watch ordinary water act as this type of liquid! It's that easy!


$1600 - Micah

(9) Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie & this pianist with a "religious" name created the Bebop style of jazz in the 1940s


$6000 - Micah

(4) (Video) What the man in the center might be saying, it's the 2-word Latin title of the painting seen here

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $6000


$1600 - Chris

(25) Domicile for Lassie where you'll find the U.S. Congress at work


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(20) Adlai Stevenson's running mate in 1956


$2000 - Micah

(17) Nerdy neighbor Brian Krakow pined for Angela on this teen angst show starring Claire Danes


(-$5000) - Chris

(30) For a wide range of isotopes, look for this element under the Fm symbol (not available in nature)

DAILY DOUBLE WAGER $5000


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(10) He was a world-class concert pianist & in 1919 became the first Prime Minister of Poland


$2000 - Triple Stumper

(5) In Byron's "Hebrew Melodies" on Biblical subjects, it's who "came down like the wolf on the fold"


$2000 - Micah

(26) "Insectlike" enthusiastic reader who is a hypothetical passage to distant parts of the universe


Scores at the end of the Double JEOPARDY! Round:
Micah: $23,200
Chris: $13,600
Kasey: $2,200


Final JEOPARDY!

CHARACTERS IN CLASSIC LIT
The first person mentioned by name in "The Man in the Iron Mask" is this hero of a previous book by the same author

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Final JEOPARDY! wagers:
Kasey: $2,200 - $1,000
Chris: $13,600 + $13,600
Micah: $23,200 + $5,000


Final Scores
Micah: $28,200
Chris: $27,200
Kasey: $1,200

Micah: $18,800 (17 right, includes 1 DD & 1 rebound; 1 wrong)
Chris: $18,200 (29 right, includes 1 DD & 2 rebounds; 2 wrong, includes 1 DD)
Kasey: $2,200 (7 right; 3 wrong)
Total: $39,200

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