Tim Reilly, a resident of Bel Air, Maryland, appeared on the November primetime series of WWTBAM on November 18, 1999. His grand total was $125,000. Here is Tim's walkthrough.

Fastest Finger First Edit

Fastest Finger First
Put these U.S. senators in the geographic order of the state they represent, from west to east.
• A: Phil Gramm • B: Daniel Inouye
• C: Ted Kennedy • D: Dianne Feinstein

From the 10 contestants, 6 got it right, but Tim (with a time of 5.24 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer B-D-A-C, making it into the Hot Seat.

Tim's Run to the Million Edit

$100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
If you churn cream, which of the following dairy products is produced?
• A: Soup • B: Butter
• C: Lactaid • D: Cheez Whiz

$200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
How many spaces are there on a typical tic-tac-toe board?
• A: 6 • B: 7
• C: 8 • D: 9

$300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
What does "JAG", the acronym for the military's legal branch, stand for?
• A: Judge Advocate General • B: Jail All GIs
• C: Just Ask God • D: Jump and Grasp

$500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
In the American Civil War, what was the most common color of a Union soldier's uniform?
• A: Blue • B: Black
• C: Green • D: Hot pink

$1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
Michael Jordan used to play for what professional basketball team?
• A: Toronto Raptors • B: Milwaukee Bucks
• C: New York Knicks • D: Chicago Bulls

$2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
What rank was Peter Seller's bumbling French policeman, "Clouseau"?
• A: Captain • B: Inspector
• C: Private • D: Sergeant

$4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
Actor Clint Eastwood was once the mayor of what seaside California town?
• A: Mendocino • B: Santa Cruz
• C: Carmel • D: Santa Barbara

$8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
What composer of "The Stars and Stripes Forever" is known as the "March King"?
• A: John Phillip Sousa • B: Mitch Miller
• C: John Williams • D: Aaron Copland

$16,000 (9 of 15) - Not Timed
What was the name of the plane Charles Lindbergh flew on the first solo, non-stop, transatlantic flight?
• A: Spirit of '76 • B: Spirit of St. Louis
• C: Spirit of America • D: Spirit of Chicago

$32,000 (10 of 15) - Not Timed
What presidential candidate ran for office with Geraldine Ferraro as his vice presidential running mate?
'Ask the Audience' lifeline used
• A: Joseph Biden - 1% • B: Michael Dukakis - 35%
• C: Mario Cuomo - 4% • D: Walter Mondale - 60%

$64,000 (11 of 15) - Not Timed
What everyday product took its name from the founder of antiseptic surgery?
'Phone a Friend' lifeline used
• A: Visine • B: Bactine
• C: Listerine • D: Mercurochrome
Unsure of the answer, Tim used his Phone-a-Friend lifeline to call his mom, Marie. She said the answer was C: Listerine and that she was positive. Locking in C: Listerine won Tim $64k.

$125,000 (12 of 15) - Not Timed
What state contains the easternmost point in the contiguous U.S.?
• A: Florida • B: Maine
• C: Massachusetts • D: North Carolina

$250,000 (13 of 15) - Not Timed
What impressionist painter's style of dot-like brush strokes was considered scandalous in his time?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Georges Seurat • B: Claude Monet
• C: Salvador Dali • D: Edvard Munch
After using the 50:50, Tim said the only painter he recognized was B: Claude Monet, but he couldn't remember any of Monet's works. So, he took the $125,000 and ran. The answer was A: Georges Seurat.

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