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Alex Trebek

  1. this! is! a feature!
    Jeopardy!’s First Coronavirus Champion on Filming and Buzzing Amid a Pandemic“I had maybe ten seconds of an internal back and forth when I got the call.”
  2. this! is! an update!
    Jeopardy! Wants You to Stop Thinking That About Ken JenningsKeep the impure game show thoughts to yourself.
  3. this! is! happening!
    Jeopardy! to Air New Episodes, Restore Balance to the WorldI’ll take something to believe in for $1,000, Alex.
  4. book excerpt
    Can You Hack the Jeopardy! Buzzer?Different schools of thought have emerged.
  5. game shows
    Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! Resume Production with Redesigned SetsThe wheel will look a little different this fall.
  6. :(
    Alex Trebek Says If Current Cancer Treatment Fails, He’ll Stop Treatment“I said, ‘I feel like I want to die.’ It was that bad.”
  7. this! is! programming!
    Jeopardy! to Re-Air Episodes From Trebek’s Mustache YearsAlex is taking us back to the ’80s.
  8. this! is! jeopandering!
    Praise You, Trebek: Jeopardy! Is Returning With New Episodes on May 18They were taped pre-coronavirus.
  9. book du jour
    We’ll Take ‘Alex Trebek’s New Memoir Will Make Us Sob’ for $1,600The Answer Is…: Reflections on My Life will be released in July.
  10. jeopardy!
    Alex Trebek Sings Lizzo’s ‘Truth Hurts’ and Now We Want Him to Drop the AlbumDrop the full track, Trebek.
  11. this! is! an icon!
    Alex Trebek Confirms He’s Kicking Pancreatic Cancer’s Ass“I’d be lying if I said the journey had been an easy one.”
  12. good deeds
    Los Angeles Homeless Shelter Names Wing After Alex Trebek Following DonationThe Jeopardy! host recently gave $100,000 to Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission.
  13. this! is! viral!
    Ken Jennings OK Boomer’d Alex Trebek on Jeopardy! GOATThe bad boy of competitive general trivia.
  14. this! is! jeopardy!
    Everything You Need to Know About Jeopardy!’s Ultimate VIP TournamentKen Jennings, James Holzhauer, and Brad Rutter face off.
  15. legends
    Alex Trebek’s Jeopardy! Farewell Speech Already Has Us Reaching for the Tissues“I’ve kind of, in my mind, rehearsed it already.”
  16. health
    Alex Trebek Says He’s Struggling With Depression After Cancer Diagnosis“I’m not always the most pleasant person to be around.”
  17. nice things
    Alex Trebek Gets Choked Up Over Contestant’s Sweet Final-Jeopardy AnswerWhat is extremely pure and good, Alex?
  18. this! is! jeopardy!
    Jeopardy!’s New Head Writer on Problematic Clues and Alex Trebek’s Go-to Routine“He really makes his job look so easy that I think sometimes people don’t appreciate how good he is.”
  19. health
    Alex Trebek Reflects on Fighting Pancreatic Cancer While Hosting Jeopardy!“I’m not afraid of dying,” he said. “I’ve lived a good life, a full life, and I’m nearing the end of that life.”
  20. health
    Alex Trebek Plans to Undergo Another Round of Chemotherapy After Cancer Relapse“I lost about 12 pounds in a week.”
  21. this! is! wonderful!
    Daily Double Dose of Joy: Alex Trebek Is ‘On the Mend’ and Back at Jeopardy!He’s Treback, baby!
  22. this! is! so sweet!
    James Holzhauer Honors Alex Trebek by Donating $1,109.14 to Cancer ResearchTrebek was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March.
  23. this! is! going viral!
    Emma Boettcher Shrugs Off Alex Trebek’s Comparison to James HolzhauerSome excellent Jeopardy! side-eye.
  24. road to recovery
    Alex Trebek Says His Cancer Is in ‘Near Remission’“It’s kind of mind-boggling.”
  25. canadian treasures
    Alex Trebek ‘Cried in Pain’ Filming Jeopardy! After Cancer Diagnosis“I made it to the dressing room on one occasion, just barely.”
  26. on the scene
    ‘He’s My Hero’: The 2019 Daytime Emmys Were a Nonstop Celebration of Alex Trebek“You guys like me … you value my work,” the Jeopardy! host said. “If that’s the case, I can live with that.”
  27. winners
    Alek Trebek ‘Concerned’ His 2019 Daytime Emmy Awards Win Due to Sympathy Vote“However, I started thinking back to last year. I had just had major surgery,” joked the Jeopardy! host at Sunday’s awards. “I didn’t win.”
  28. health
    I’ll Take ‘Your Health Update Video Is Making Me Weep’ for $800, Alex Trebek“I’m a lucky guy.”
  29. game shows
    Jeopardy! Isn’t a Team Sport, Right?The All-Star Games were a fun riff on Jeopardy!’s format, but the rules were way too complicated.
  30. jeopardy
    Alex Trebek Reveals He Has Been Diagnosed With Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer“Normally the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I’m gonna fight this.”
  31. this! is! jeopardy!
    I Love Seeing Celebrities Freak Out About Their Jeopardy! CluesIt’s the highest game-show honor!
  32. true crime
    Alex Trebek Will Hunt You Down If You Steal His Prized Gucci BraceletThe Jeopardy! host recounts a wild story about the time he was robbed in a San Francisco hotel.
  33. this! is! jeopardy!
    These Jeopardy! Quacks Have No Idea What ‘Milkshake Duck’ IsClearly they’re not on Twitter.
  34. in conversation
    Alex Trebek on Retirement, His Legacy, and Why Knowledge Matters“It’s a good show,” says the Jeopardy host. “It should, and will, go on after I’m done.”
  35. icons
    This Game-Show Host Is Not Retiring. Who Is Alex Trebek?Four more years! Four more years!
  36. last night on late night
    It’s a Beard-Off: Stephen Colbert Challenges Alex TrebekThere can be only one.
  37. today in beards
    Congratulations to Alex Trebek’s Beard on Its Successful TV DebutThe rest of TV’s bearded men welcome him.
  38. game shows
    I’ll Take ‘Oh My God, Jeopardy! Is Available on Hulu’ for $400, AlexThis! Is! Incredible news!
  39. game shows
    This! Is! Upsetting! Alex Trebek Might Soon Retire From Jeopardy! And he has his replacement in mind.
  40. this! is! jeopardy!
    Whiney Jeopardy! Fans Are Upset Because They Didn’t Know This Beatles ClueAin’t got nothing but love, Alex.
  41. this! is! jeopardy!
    All Intellectual Hell Broke Loose on Jeopardy! With Its First-Ever TiebreakerWho said trivia shows don’t get wild?
  42. this! is! a clip!
    Alex Trebek Has the Time of His Life Taunting These Jeopardy! Football NoobsDammit Trebek!
  43. alex trebek
    Jeopardy! Pauses Production While Host Alex Trebek Recovers From Brain SurgeryTrebek reports that the brain surgery went well and he expects to be taping new episodes “very, very soon.”
  44. Jeopardy! Tournament Winner Buzzy Cohen on His ‘Polarizing’ Reception“I don’t mind if people are hate-watching.”
  45. game shows
    The Best Austin Rogers Moments From Jeopardy!’s Tournament of ChampionsYou know you missed those pantomimes.
  46. Jeopardy! Fan Favorite Austin Rogers on His Newfound Fame and Alex Trebek“It’s not a hearing at the Hague. It’s a game show meant to entertain. So why not have fun?”
  47. game shows
    How the Jeopardy! Writers Room Comes Up With All of Those QuestionsYes, Alex Trebek reads them all ahead of time.
  48. stay woke
    Alex Trebek Introduced a “Stay Woke” Category on Jeopardy!Unfortunately, it just turned out to be a bad pun.
  49. Alex Trebek Has a Gift for Rapping — Here’s the ProofVIDEO: The proof is in the pudding, as they say.
  50. Alex Trebek Raps to Drake, Kanye, Lil Wayne, and Kendrick Lamar on Jeopardy!For $200 imaginary dollars: What is pure joy?
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