Mitchell Szczepanczyk appeared on the syndicated Millionaire show on September 20, 2007, hailing from the Windy City in Illinois. Here is Mitchell's runthrough. Everybody, enjoy.

Mitchell's Run to the Million Edit

$100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
A person who successfully avoids a horrible event is often said to have "dodged a" what?
• A: Bullet • B: Harpoon
• C: Boomerang • D: Holiday with the in-laws

$200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these athletic footwear items need to be sharpened periodically?
• A: Tennis shoes • B: Ski boots
• C: Basketball sneakers • D: Figure skates

$300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
In the comedy "Old School," Will Ferrell's character memorably takes off all of his clothes and says what?
• A: We're going shopping! • B: We're going skiing!
• C: We're going streaking! • D: We're going snorkeling!

$500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
In a corporation, the "IT" department organizes and maintains the company's "information" what?
• A: Technology • B: Trademarks
• C: Treasury • D: Timetable

$1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
What is the ending to the common philosophy riddle that begins, "If a tree falls in the forest and nobody's around to hear it..."?
• A: How tall is the tree? • B: Does it make a sound?
• C: Where is the forest? • D: Why does it fall?

$2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
The title of the 1966 Beach Boys hit "Sloop John B" refers to what type of vehicle?
'Ask the Audience' lifeline used
• A: Motorcycle - 7% • B: Airplane - 3%
• C: Pickup truck - 12% • D: Sailboat - 78%

$4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
Introduced to grocery stores in 1902, Karo is a classic brand of what?
'Phone a Friend' lifeline used
• A: Vinegar • B: Powdered milk
• C: Corn syrup • D: Whipped cream
Not knowing the answer, Mitchell used his Phone a Friend to call Amanda, a friend of Mitchell. She said the answer was C: Corn syrup before Mitchell could read the answer choices out loud to her. He eventually said "Final Answer, C," and got it right for $4,000.

$8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
The Strait of Gibraltar separates Cape Spartel in Morocco from Cape Trafalgar in what European country?
• A: Spain • B: Portugal
• C: France • D: Italy

$16,000 (9 of 15) - Not Timed
The acclaimed ABC drama "Brothers and Sisters" is centered on the lives of what California-based family?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: The Mansfields • B: The McDermotts
• C: The Quinns • D: The Walkers
After using 50:50, Mitchell still had no idea what the answer was, so he took the $8,000 he had. The right answer was D: The Walkers.

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