I'll take Tea Party Madness for $400, Alex. . .
"Hello and welcome to post-midterm Political Jeopardy. I'm Alex Trebek. Let's jump right in with contestants Susan, Sam and Vivian. The categories are: Little-Known Facts; Phony Baloney; Tea Party Madness; and American Renewal. Susan, we'll start with you."
Susan: "I'll take Little-Known Facts for $400, Alex."
AT: "And the answer is: 15.6 trillion."
Susan: "What is the national debt of the United States thanks to Barack Obama's socialistic anti-colonial spending spree?"
AT: "No, Susan - though we may get there in a few short years! Sam?"
Sam: "What is Mike Bloomberg ready to spend on an independent presidential run to save the country from partisan gridlock?"
AT: "Afraid not, Sam - Bloomberg will spend that on gauzy 'let me introduce myself' ads in the first three months alone. Vivian?"
Viv: "Sorry, Alex, I . . . I just don't know."
AT: "Well, folks - 15.6 trillion is the cumulative number of brain cells the average American lost watching Christine O'Donnell ads play in an endless loop on cable TV."
Viv: "Nuts! I was going to say that, Alex, but it seemed low. . ."
AT: "Sam, you're up."
Sam: "Alex, I'll take Little-Known Facts for $800."