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  1. this! is! a helpful guide!
    These 10 Easy Clues Will Convince You to Take Jeopardy!’s Online TestOr at least give you a confidence booster.
  2. chat room
    Ken Jennings Didn’t Want to Compete in Jeopardy!’s GOAT Tournament“I got some emails strongly telling me I should change my mind.”
  3. this! is! a q&a!
    Brad Rutter on Why He Lost Jeopardy!’s Greatest of All Time Tournament“You know, I think I might’ve been too loose.”
  4. this! is! a quiz!
    Can You Answer the Jeopardy! Clues Ken, James, and Brad Couldn’t?Even the greatest of all time sometimes struggle.
  5. this! is! a recap!
    Ken Jennings Is Jeopardy!’s Greatest Player of All TimeWe’re so proud.
  6. this! is! a theory!
    A Completely Unsubstantiated Theory About Jeopardy!’s GOAT TournamentWill Brad Rutter stage a dramatic, come-from-behind win?
  7. this! is! a ranking!
    The Name Doodles on Jeopardy’s Greatest of All Time Tournament, RankedAt least try a doodle, Brad Rutter.
  8. tv ratings
    Jeopardy: GOAT Is Shaping Up to Be a Ratings GiantThe rush to duplicate its success is likely already underway.
  9. o canada!
    A Family Feud Contestant Has Never Been So Wrong and Yet So RightEve Dubois, we salute you.
  10. this! is! a feature!
    Thank Twitter for the Existence of Jeopardy!’s Greatest of All Time Tournament“The impetus was social media. It was the chatter and the speculation.”
  11. this! is! a recap!
    James Holzhauer All-in With Day Two Jeopardy Greatest of All Time Tournament WinHe and Ken Jennings are now tied.
  12. game shows
    Leslie Jones’s Supermarket Sweep Revival Dashes to ABCBut can it compete in a post–Guy’s Grocery Games world?
  13. reboots
    A New, Jimmy Kimmel–Hosted Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Is on the WayABC is bringing back the quiz-show phenomenon this spring with a new celebrity twist.
  14. this! is! a recap!
    Ken Jennings Wins Day One of Jeopardy!’s Greatest of All Time Tournament by $200Brad Rutter, meanwhile, had a surprisingly subpar start.
  15. this! is! jeopardy!
    Everything You Need to Know About Jeopardy!’s Ultimate VIP TournamentKen Jennings, James Holzhauer, and Brad Rutter face off.
  16. legends
    Alex Trebek’s Jeopardy! Farewell Speech Already Has Us Reaching for the Tissues“I’ve kind of, in my mind, rehearsed it already.”
  17. spin the wheel
    Vanna White Had 30 Minutes to Prepare for Her Wheel of Fortune Hosting Debut“P-A-N-I-C. Panic is the word that comes to mind!”
  18. game shows
    Consonants and Vowels Reveal: Vanna White Hosted Wheel of Fortune for First TimeWith Minnie Mouse filling in for her.
  19. this! is! jeopardy!
    Jeopardy! Uniting James Holzhauer, Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter for Ultimate BattleWho will be the GOAT?
  20. this! is! jeopardy!
    James Holzhauer Won Tonight on Jeopardy!, ObviouslyHe continues to suffer from senioritis, though.
  21. game shows
    Vanna White Steps in to Host Wheel of Fortune as Pat Sajak Has Emergency SurgeryGod protect our nation’s game-show hosts.
  22. this! is! jeopardy!
    James Holzhauer Gets Senioritis, Only Wins $30,000 in His Jeopardy! ReturnImportant update from the Tournament of Champions.
  23. 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.”
  24. this! is! jeopardy!
    Jason Zuffranieri’s Jeopardy Winning Streak, ExplainedHe’s going into game 18 with $502,000.
  25. health
    Alex Trebek Plans to Undergo Another Round of Chemotherapy After Cancer Relapse“I lost about 12 pounds in a week.”
  26. from snl to super saver
    Leslie Jones Has Left SNL to Host a Supermarket Sweep RebootShe’ll be hosting a reboot of the classic game show.
  27. missed opportunities
    Adam Scott’s New Game Show for ABC Somehow Isn’t Cones of DunshireIt still better be punishingly intricate.
  28. this! is! amusing!
    Solange Is Unfazed by Jeopardy! Contestants Knowing Nothing About Her“Lmaoooooo.”
  29. game shows
    James Holzhauer Will Return, Obviously, for Jeopardy!’s Tournament of ChampionsRematch! Rematch! Rematch!
  30. network tv
    Inside ABC’s Retro Renaissance of Old-School Game Shows and Live SitcomsABC has six summer game shows, plans to bring back Jimmy Kimmel’s Live in Front of a Studio Audience, and no whammies in sight.
  31. chat room
    Alec Baldwin on Why Celebs Are Rushing to Host Game Shows“It was very, very, very convenient.”
  32. this! is! going viral!
    Emma Boettcher Shrugs Off Alex Trebek’s Comparison to James HolzhauerSome excellent Jeopardy! side-eye.
  33. this! is! a leak!
    The Jeopardy! Leaker Should Be Afraid, Very Afraid, Right NowThe show has a lead and will be taking “very appropriate” action.
  34. this! is! the aftermath!
    Jeopardy!’s Greatest Players React to, Toast, and Memeify James Holzhauer’s LossKen Jennings, always a jokester.
  35. this! is! jeopardy!
    What Happens After You Defeat a Jeopardy! Megachampion?Tracking the surprisingly dismal history of Jeopardy! giant killers.
  36. this! is! a winner!
    How Emma Boettcher’s ‘Whimsical’ Jeopardy! Strategy Defeated James Holzhauer“I was a little more guided by intuition and feeling.”
  37. this! is! breaking!
    Oh My God, James Holzhauer Lost on Jeopardy!Congrats to his slayer, Emma Boettcher, who’s not a professional gambler.
  38. this! is! jeopardy!
    James Holzhauer Fell $56,000 Short of Breaking Ken Jennings’s Jeopardy! RecordThe Jeopardy! whiz ended his 33-game run just shy of beating Ken Jennings’ $2.5 million mark.
  39. this! is! jeopardy!
    Can You Answer the Jeopardy! Clues James Holzhauer Couldn’t?Take this quiz to find out.
  40. road to recovery
    Alex Trebek Says His Cancer Is in ‘Near Remission’“It’s kind of mind-boggling.”
  41. end of an era
    Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’s Final Answer? Cancellation.After 17 seasons of all those lifelines.
  42. canadian treasures
    Alex Trebek ‘Cried in Pain’ Filming Jeopardy! After Cancer Diagnosis“I made it to the dressing room on one occasion, just barely.”
  43. 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.”
  44. game shows
    Why Isn’t James Holzhauer on Jeopardy! Tonight?Blame the Teachers Tournament.
  45. this! is! jeopardy!
    James Holzhauer’s Post-Jeopardy! Move? Major League Baseball, Maybe.One team is interested in the megachamp’s services.
  46. reboots
    Elizabeth Banks to Host the New Press Your Luck on ABC, Hopefully Sans Effie WigLet’s hope it’s nothing like The Hunger Games.
  47. this! is! a jeopardy icon!
    Alex Trebek Gives Optimistic Cancer Update, Despite Feeling ‘Weak All the Time’“The chemo takes it out of you.”
  48. game shows
    Jeopardy! Banned Contestants From Wagering $69; Not Nice!There are actually five banned wagers.
  49. this! is! jeopardy!
    James Holzhauer Is Officially a Jeopardy! Millionaire NowAnswer: James Holzhauer. Question: Who is a millionaire?
  50. this! is! jeopardy!
    Ken Jennings Rooting for James Holzhauer to Kick His Jeopardy! Record in the Ass“This is something I would have thought was just impossible.”
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