- JEOPARDY WINNER: Leonard Cooper of eStem. Trailing after the first day of the two-day event, he bet big on a Daily Double movie question and got the answer, “12 Angry Men.”
* ESTEM STUDENT WINS JEOPARDY TEEN TOURNAMENT: A: Won $75,000. Q: Leonard Cooper, a senior at the eStem Public Charter School High School, who won the Jeopardy Teen Tournament, filmed in November but aired today. Gavin Lesnick of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette joined Cooper and fellow students to watch a taped version of the show today. Jeopardy has posted an interview with him on-line. I’ll break another small piece of news about the Jeopardy winner. He was chosen in judging last weekend as one of this year’s Arkansas Times Academic All-Stars. The annual team will be revealed April 25, but letters went out to our winners yesterday.