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Old 06-12-2010, 07:42 AM   #1
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Saturday JEOPARDY

Saturday JEOPARDY
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JEOPARDY- PIRATES
1. ($400)- "Recruitment" procedure of kidnapping men to work on pirate ships, it's named after a Far Eastern port...
[ what is Shanghaiing ?]
2. ($1200)- Term for a pirate, like Drake, licensed by the crown to capture enemy ships and cargoes ...
[ what is Privateer ?]
3. ($2000)- Sent to Madagascar in the 1690s to battle pirates, this captain allegedly became one himself ...
[who is Capt. William Kidd ? ]
Double JEOPARDY- HOLIDAYS & OBSERVANCES
4.($800)- If Leon Spinks is in England on December 26, he might join in the observance of this ...
[ what is Boxing Day ?]
5. ($2400)- (DING, DING, DING- Daily Double!!) A miss, hoping to be a mrs., might want to observe this November holiday created by Al Capp ...
[ what is Sadie Hawkins Day ?]
6. ($4000)- To commemorate this event, some New Englanders celebrate Forefathers' Day on December 21 ...
[ what is the landing of the Mayflower ?]

Final JEOPARDY- MAN IN SPACE
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3 months after John Glenn, he became the second American to orbit the earth ...
[ who is Scott Carpenter ?]

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