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6 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

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Jeopardy host Alex Trebek, poses contestant Ken Jennings after his earnings from his record breaking streak on the gameshow surpassed 1 million dollars July 14, 2004 in Culver City, California.


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12 hrs ago | Deseret News

Mormons popping up all over TV these days

Alex Trebek hosts the syndicated game show "Jeopardy!" which features Mormon subjects among its answer/question format from time to time.


Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Game Show, Jeopardy!, Entertainment, Television, Reality TV

16 hrs ago | Towleroad

Kat Deabill, Jeopardy!'s 'Shade' Contestant, and Gay Slang: VIDEO

Almost as if it had been plucked directly from the somewhat popular @GayJeopardy Twitter account, a not so subtle nod to gay slang won one contestant $800 in a late round of Jeopardy! last week.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, New Boston, NH

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Herald

Arlington Heights teen ends Jeopardy! run

Selena Groh of Arlington Heights, an incoming senior at Buffalo Grove High School, ended her run Tuesday on the Jeopardy! Teen Tournament.


Related Topix: Jeopardy!, Game Show, Entertainment, Television, Arlington Heights, IL, Standardized Testing, Education

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Pittsburgh Magazine

You Should Know: Jimmy McGuire

When he was 27, a WTAE director asked McGuire, a native of Squirrel Hill, to accompany him to New York City and work on "The Gordon Elliott Show."


Related Topix: Pittsburgh, PA, Squirrel Hill (Pittsburgh, PA), Game Show, Jeopardy!, Entertainment, Television, us Travel, Travel

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Valley Stream's Joe Taglic competing in 'Jeopardy!' Teen Tournament

Valley Stream's Joe Taglic, 17, is competing in the 2014 "Jeopardy!" Teen Tournament, hosted by Alex Trebek.


Related Topix: Jeopardy!, Game Show, Entertainment, Television, Long Island, KS

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Boca Raton teen Alan Koolik to appear on 'Jeopardy'

Alan Koolik, a 17-year-old rising senior at the Pine Crest School, qualified for the teen tournament edition of the show by passing an online test that he took in September.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Almanac for Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include poet Emma Lazarus in 1849; painter Edward Hopper in 1882; U.S. political family matriarch Rose Kennedy in 1890; U.S. psychiatrist Karl Menninger in 1893; poet Stephen Vincent Benet and sculptor Alexander Calder, both in 1898; former U.S. Sen. Robert Dole, R-Kan., in 1923 ; actor ... (more)


Related Topix: Prison, Fashion, Oscar de la Renta, Designers, Pop/Rock, Bobby Sherman, Theater, Arts

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Erie Times News

Weird Al's new album out

Fans of Weird Al Yankovic might have thought the world had come to an end because three years had passed since his last album, "Alpocalypse," came out.


Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, Jeopardy!, Game Show, Entertainment, Television, Weird

Fri Jul 11, 2014


'Go big or go home,' Jackson College library associate bets it all in second 'Jeopardy!'...

Jackson's Jen Fiero, pictured here with host Alex Trebek, bet it all in "Final Jeopardy" to earn her second win on the TV game show on Friday, July 11, 2014.


Related Topix: Game Show, Jeopardy!, Entertainment, Television

Tue Jul 08, 2014

KLRN-TV San Antonio

Arthur and the Big Riddle/Double Dare

"Arthur and the Big Riddle" Alex Trebek lends his voice as Alex Lebek -- host of the cool new game show, RiddleQuest -- in this episode that poses the age-old riddle "is winning really everything?" "Double Dare" What if your friends dared you to skip homework -- and then double dared you to skip school?! Find out what happens when Arthur's wish to ... (more)