Lefty Celebs Pounce! New Jeopardy Host a White Male

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August 5th, 2021 2:01 PM

Jeopardy! has possibly found a new show host to replace Alex Trebek. According to reports, Executive Producer Mike Richards is in “advanced negotiations” with Sony Pictures Television, but he has two fatal flaws. He’s white, and he’s a male.

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CNN Questions America's 'Focus' When Russia Query Missed on 'Jeopardy'

July 6th, 2018 2:40 PM
David Rutz at the Washington Free Beacon pointed out that CNN is a little shocked and alarmed that supposedly smart people don't know their Russiagate trivia. Don't they have CNN on their TV for six Russia-packed hours at a time? America lacks "focus" on CNN's obsessions.  On Friday afternoon's Inside Politics, host John King tried to gently mock the intelligence of…
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Worst Jeopardy! Flubs of the Week by Journalists

May 21st, 2016 8:50 PM
“Clueless for $400.” This past week Jeopardy! aired its “Power Players” shows recorded in Washington, DC back on Saturday, April 9. Viewers were treated to some embarrassing moments for several prominent journalists, including CNN’s Anderson Cooper and Kate Bolduan, who were seemingly ill-informed about relatively recent events in the news. The video below shows five…

On Jeopardy, Chris Matthews Ludicrously Claims He Finds Facts First, T

May 15th, 2012 2:54 AM
What is a ludicrous answer for $800? The response from Chris Matthews when a naive Alex Trebek asked him on Jeopardy!: “Do you approach it from the point of view of I have an opinion about the subject that’s going to be discussed today, or you have your researchers look into that subject and then form an opinion?” Matthews, host of MSNBC’s Hardball where he…

Chris Matthews Bombs on 'Jeopardy!' After Repeatedly Mocking Palin for

May 15th, 2012 1:07 AM
On at least four occasions, MSNBC's Chris Matthews mocked Sarah Palin for how he felt she'd do if she were ever on the hit television game show Jeopardy!. In a delicious example of instant karma, the self-proclaimed brainiac got his chance to show America how smart he was in a special "Power Players" version of the show Monday, but came up quite short finishing dead last…

Liberal Propaganda for $300: 'Jeopardy' Sells Out to Democrats

May 10th, 2012 12:57 PM
Does Alex Trebek owe Republicans equal time on his Jeopardy! game show? Answer: Yes, the show has become overrun by Democratic politicians and is only going to get even more politically imbalanced in the days to come. Last week and this week, the popular game show, in which contestants are given clues and must provide the answer in the form of a question, has been presenting its annual "…

Jeopardy Contestants Can't Identify Picture of MSNBC's Rachel Maddow

January 26th, 2012 10:52 PM
The folks at MSNBC aren't going to be happy about this. During Thursday's televised game show Jeopardy, none of the contestants could identify Rachel Maddow even when a picture of her was shown to them (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):

Pot Smoker Cheech Marin Beats Anderson Cooper on Jeopardy

March 19th, 2010 9:07 AM
Although he did far better than his colleagues Wolf Blitzer and Soledad O'Brien, CNN's Anderson Cooper actually lost to famed pot smoker Cheech Marin on Celebrity Jeopardy Thursday. "That's right, I lost to Cheech Marin," Cooper told his 360 viewers last night. "Cheech of 'Cheech and Chong' fame, pot-smoking star of blunt-burning films like 'Up in…

Wolf Blitzer Loses on Jeopardy to a Comedian and an Actress

September 18th, 2009 5:44 PM
It's bad enough to come in last place on any game show, but when you're one of the top personalities of a cable news channel who gets absolutely demolished by a comedian and an actress, you might want to rethink your career. On Thursday's Jeopardy Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational, CNN's Wolf Blitzer was matched up against comedian Andy Richter and Emmy-winning actress…