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Old 12-29-2007, 10:35 AM   #1
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1. ($200)- Legend says that a mummy case with a curse on it once haunted this great London museum...
2. ($600)- Once prosperous, St. Elmo in Colorado is one of the best-preserved (and some say, most haunted) of these...
3. ($1000)- This synonym for ghost comes from the Latin for "to look"...

Double JEOPARDY- Baseball Pitching Legends
4. ($400)- Only two pitchers have lost over 300 games in a career: Pud Galvin and this legend of the game...
5. ($1200)- Prior to entering the major leagues at age forty-two in 1948, he had pitched fifty-five no-hitters in the Negro League...
6. ($2000)- Baseball's all-time strikeout king with 5,714, his uniform number was retired by three teams:California, Houston, and Texas...

Final JEOPARDY- Nineteenth Century Novels
In chapter one of this novel, we find "a vast ruined castle, from whose tall black windows came no ray of light"...

1. what is the British Museum ?
2. what is a ghost town ?
3. what is a spectre ?
4. who is Cy Young ?
5. who is Satchel Paige ?
6. who is Nolan Ryan ?
7. what is Dracula ?


Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
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Old 12-29-2007, 10:37 AM   #2
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i missed #3 today.

didn't see it coming.

in nomine patri, et fili, et spiritus sancti.
beidh ar la linn.
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Old 12-30-2007, 12:42 PM   #3
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Didn't see it coming huh? Sheesh. Only missed 4 and 6 today.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. Robin Williams
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