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Joyce Carol Oates, Michel Gondry and Alex Trebek on Memory
"The kind of writing I'm most interested in is the James Joycean approach: intensely examining a shred of memory-what the light looked like in Dublin at a certain hour on a certain day-and then filtering it through the prism of a character's consciousness, so it takes on the coloration of that mind.
Long Island's game show winners
Valley Stream's Joe Taglic, 17, competed in the 2014 "Jeopardy!" Teen Tournament, hosted by Alex Trebek.
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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.
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.
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.