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  1. Watch: Magic Johnson Was A Legendary Hockey Player, According To A Clueless Guy On JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | CBS Local

    Such was the case when host Alex Trebek posed the clue, "100-plus assists in an NHL season has been accomplished only 13 times, 11 times by this player."

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  2. Jeopardy! Turns 50Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Infoplease

    ... then there is the man behind the cue card, famous for his now-absent mustache and ever-present unflappability: Alex Trebek . Born in Canada, Trebek has been the face of more than 6,500 episodes of (trademarked) "America's Favorite Quiz Show" - a ...

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  3. Rogue River woman lives 'Jeopardy' dreamRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... years on the air this week, has won 30 Emmys and is ranked toward the top in many polls of favorite game shows. Alex Trebek has hosted for 30 years. Since 2007, Ellis has been invited to four auditions, where hopefuls are screened for knowledge and ...

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  4. Birmingham resident Clay Walls to fulfill life-long dream as 'Jeopardy!' contestant on...Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... He also found that the set was larger than what he initially imagined. Another thing he took notice of was host Alex Trebek's penchant for audience interaction. "He took a lot of time to talk to the folks in the audience and to take questions," he ...

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  5. The Debunker: Are There Super-Smart People with Photographic Memory?Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | Woot

    ... my streak on the quiz show Jeopardy! , it's one of the most common questions I get, right up there with "What is Alex Trebek really like?" and "Why do you still dress so badly?" People always want to know, "You have a photographic memory, right?" I ...

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  6. What are: TWAMPS on a oeJeopardy!aRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | The Flat Hat

    ... up without money, and all of a sudden, because of this dumb passion for trivia, I was in Los Angeles and meeting Alex Trebek and being on national television," McDonnell said, "The doors of life seemed way more open to me." Kennedy applied to be on ...

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  7. Discoveries: The game is afootRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... little more than an elaborate advertisement for IBM, which is touting Watson’s utility for a world beyond Alex Trebek’s domain. It’s just one of many computer exhibits at the museum with which you can interact. Pong, that ...

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  8. Discoveries: The game is afootRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... little more than an elaborate advertisement for IBM, which is touting Watson’s utility for a world beyond Alex Trebek’s domain. It’s just one of many computer exhibits at the museum with which you can interact. Pong, that ...

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  9. Smell the Coffee: Almost isnt good enoughRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2013 | Charleston Gazette

    For those who might have missed it, "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek was taken to task over controversy that erupted after a 12-year-old contestant on a special children's edition of the popular game show misspelled his answer during Final Jeopardy.

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  10. West Chester man wins $24,801 on JeopardyRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Cincinnati.com

    ... a North Carolina school media specialist. The audience booed Revy when he politely declined to tell host Alex Trebek what he did at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base: "There's not a whole lot I can say about my job. Not ever my wife knows. Let's just ...

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  11. Sandy Springs woman wins 'Jeopardy!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... in second place after leading in the early going. The final category was "four-letter words." When longtime host Alex Trebek returned from commercial break, he gave the clue: "New research shows that this word that has become ubiquitous dates back ...

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  12. 'Jeopardy' champ stands up for ChuRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... Because they can't. Choosing the clues, ringing in, answering correctly and figuring out what kind of accent Alex Trebek is speaking in is hard enough. Bouncing around the board between categories adds one more challenging dimension to a game that ...

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  13. After 'Jeopardy!' controversy, Arthur Chu looks aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    This image released by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. shows host Alex Trebek with contestant Arthur Chu in front of a total of his winnings at a taping of "Jeopardy," in Culver City, Calif.

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  14. Arthur Chu talks being the Walter White of 'Jeopardy!'Read the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | CNN

    ... movie villain is, and who he took some selfies with before heading back home to Ohio. Well, I lost. I think Alex Trebek actually pointed it out; he saw how I was feeling that day. I was really fatigued, and I was sort of losing my mojo. And Diana, ...

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  15. Discoveries: The game is afootRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... little more than an elaborate advertisement for IBM, which is touting Watson’s utility for a world beyond Alex Trebek’s domain. It’s just one of many computer exhibits at the museum with which you can interact. Pong, that ...

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  16. Alex Trebek gets revenge on Conan O'BrienRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | KSBW-TV

    Don't cross "Jeopardy" master Alex Trebek. After enduring "Conan" host Conan O'Brien's late-night ribbing on Monday night, when O'Brien and his team made Trebek appear to ask inane and vaguely inappropriate questions on his nightly game show while laughing at contestants, Trebek stopped by "Conan" to give us revenge.

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  17. Michigan woman unseats 'Jeopardy!' champ Arthur Chu after 12-day runRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    This image released by Jeopardy Productions, Inc. shows host Alex Trebek with contestant Arthur Chu in front of a total of his winnings at a taping of 'Jeopardy,' in Culver City, Calif.

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  18. 'Jeopardy' champ stands up for ChuRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... Because they can't. Choosing the clues, ringing in, answering correctly and figuring out what kind of accent Alex Trebek is speaking in is hard enough. Bouncing around the board between categories adds one more challenging dimension to a game that ...

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  19. Smell the Coffee: Almost isnt good enoughRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2013 | Charleston Gazette

    For those who might have missed it, "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek was taken to task over controversy that erupted after a 12-year-old contestant on a special children's edition of the popular game show misspelled his answer during Final Jeopardy.

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  20. How well did Brunswick resident fare on 'Jeopardy!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Medina Gazette

    ... resident and teacher at North Royalton High School, won $23,201 on the show Thursday night. "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek and Matt Kish, of Brunswick, pose during a taping of the show in November. (PHOTO PROVIDED) Kish beat out Diana Peloquin, who ...

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