Lefty Celebs Pounce! New Jeopardy Host a White Male
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.
ABC Edits Out Trebek Fighting His Cancer Not to Betray God and Prayers
March 4th, 2020 10:47 PM
In a touching and heartfelt video posted on social media Wednesday, Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek celebrated his one-year survival anniversary in his battle with stage-four pancreatic cancer. According to Trebek, what got him through the hard times was the understanding that giving up would be a betrayal to his wife, his “faith in God,” and those praying for him. Unfortunately, ABC’s World News…
Jeopardy! Walks Back Israel Question Due to Enraged Palestinians
January 14th, 2020 10:45 PM
TV game show “Jeopardy!” producers have responded to online uproar from Palestinian sympathizers over a controversial in-game question regarding the state of Israel.
Scarborough Rant: Trump 'Wants to Destroy Your Right' to Health Care!
September 13th, 2019 8:19 AM
On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough is angry at the Democrat presidential contenders for having, in last night's debate, focused on the details dividing them regarding health care. He suggests that they should instead paint the bigger picture: "the Democratic Party supports universal healthcare as a right for all Americans! Donald Trump wants to destroy your right to having health care as an American…
NBC Edits Out Trebek Crediting Prayers With Helping His Cancer Battle
May 29th, 2019 10:23 PM
In an interview with People magazine out Wednesday, Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek credited the prayers of millions of his fans for helping him in his fight against stage-four pancreatic cancer, now in “near remission.” Yet, while ABC’s World News Tonight touted Trebek’s praise, the CBS Evening News ignored that part of Trebek’s comments and NBC Nightly News edited it out of the quotes read and video…
CNN’s Cuomo Politicizes Alex Trebek's Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis
March 6th, 2019 11:22 PM
America had a heavy heart on Wednesday after we all learned that Jeopardy host Alex Trebek was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. But instead just promoting Trebek’s fighting spirit and spreading awareness of a type of cancer that’s really hard to detect, CNN’s Chris Cuomo had to throw in a dash of politics into the mix and veiled references to President Trump. While also promoting CNN’…
Jeopardy! Mocks Romney With 'Binder Full of Women' Category
February 26th, 2013 6:35 PM
Alex Trebek for some reason on Monday decided to take a cheap shot at former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney.
On his game show Jeopardy!, one of the categories was "A Binder Full of Women" (video follows with commentary):
Al Jazeera Gore Pushes Global Warming On Jeopardy
February 21st, 2013 8:54 AM
With the staggering hypocrisy of having sold his failing TV network to a media outlet owned by an oil-producing nation, it's hard to believe this charlatan would be invited on a game show to promote anything.
Yet there was Al Jazeera Gore this week pushing global warming on Jeopardy! (video follows with partial transcript and commentary):
Teen Jeopardy! Contestant Wants To Be President To Bring Back ‘Compe
February 6th, 2013 10:57 PM
A Teen Jeopardy! contestant had some harsh words for unnamed recent presidents Wednesday.
Responding to host Alex Trebek’s question about what he’d “bring to the presidency that we haven’t had say in the last few decades,” Lexington, Kentucky, high school senior Barrett Block said, “A sense of competence and accountability.”
Chris 'I Lost on Jeopardy!' Matthews Mocks Miss USA Contestants for No
June 5th, 2012 12:45 AM
As NewsBusters previously reported, MSNBC's Chris Matthews bombed on the game show Jeopardy! three weeks ago missing questions many fifth graders would have had no problem with.
Clearly forgetting his shameful performance, the Hardball host on Monday mocked Miss USA Pageant contestants for not knowing the name of the current Vice President (video follows with transcript and commentary):
Anderson Cooper Slams NYT's Tom Friedman: 'He's Smart, But He's Not "J
May 23rd, 2012 10:30 AM
As NewsBusters previously reported, three time Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman got his butt kicked by CNN's Anderson Cooper on Jeopardy! last Friday.
Cooper told NBC's Jimmy Fallon Tuesday regarding Friedman's performance, "He's smart, but he's not Jeopardy! smart!" (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):
Chris 'I Lost On Jeopardy!' Matthews: 'Palin's Briefing Papers Have th
May 22nd, 2012 6:50 PM
Eight days after making a fool of himself on Jeopardy!, MSNBC's Chris Matthews was back to impugning the intellectual capacity of Sarah Palin.
After playing a clip of the former Alaska governor discussing why she wanted John McCain to focus on Barack Obama’s connection to the America-hating Reverend Jeremiah Wright in the 2008 campaign, Matthews mocked Tuesday, “I think her briefing papers…
NYT’s Tom Friedman Bombs on ‘Jeopardy
May 19th, 2012 5:21 PM
Despite winning three Pulitzer Prizes, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman bombed on Jeopardy! Friday.
By the end of the show, he had amassed a pitiful $1,000 placing him third behind CNN’s Anderson Cooper and NBC’s Kelly O’Donnell (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):
Chris Wallace of Fox News Demolishes the BBC's Katty Kay on 'Jeopardy
May 16th, 2012 11:12 PM
The liberal media took another stunning defeat Tuesday as Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace totally demolished the BBC's Katty Kay on Jeopardy!.
This followed Monday's abysmal performance by MSNBC's Chris Matthews (video follows with commentary).