Posts tagged "jeopardy"

“Jeopardy” Contestant’s Answer Is Wrong In Many Many Ways

Watching “Jeopardy” can be pretty intense if you’re an old bat like me who finds trivia and Alex Trebeck enticing, but watching this dude give a very wrong and very predatory answer is pretty awkward and squirm-inducing for anyone. If Tom really thinks the age of consent for girls is 12, then maybe we should…

By: Katrin Higher / April 5, 2015

Beyonce Is Now A “Jeopardy” Category, But Could You Have Won?

I always feel like an idiot when I watch “Jeopardy.” Every once in a while I can correctly answer a question, but for the most part, it’s a lot of me yelling “WHAT IS THE COLD WAR!” at the television, while the contestant correctly answers “What is Harvard University.” Until now…

Tuesday night,…

By: Katie Oldenburg / November 12, 2014

New Hampshire Candidate Scott Brown Thinks No One Cares About Birth Control

New Hampshire Senate candidate Scott Brown thinks that no one cares about birth control or equal pay, of course. [Huffington Post]
Tennessee has a new law that treats narcotics addiction during pregnancy as child assault, which is keeping women from getting effective treatment for narcotics addiction. [Salon]

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 1, 2014

Alex Trebek’s Old House Looks Like It Was Decorated By Otho From “Beetlejuice”

“Jeopardy” overlord Alex Trebek built his dream house on Los Angeles’s Mullholland Drive in 1984, decorated it in the finest of tacky ’80s furniture, and then left it as is. He sold the house in 1996, but pretty much nothing’s changed in 30 years. It definitely looks like Otho, the crazy interior decorator from “Beetlejuice,”…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 12, 2013

My Boyfriend Joseph Gordon-Levitt Really Loves The Catcher In The Rye

I guess sometime in the heyday of his “3rd Rock From The Sun” career, Fantasy Boyfriend Joseph Gordon-Levitt did a stint on “Celebrity Jeopardy.” The oft-maligned “Celeb Jeopardy” gave young JGL the opportunity to wax philosophical on his favorite book, cult teen classic “Catcher in the Rye.” Of course JGL loves “Catcher in the Rye.” Of…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 26, 2013

“Jeopardy” Had A “Binder Full Of Women” Category!

Monday night’s episode of “Jeopardy” included a category called “Binder Full Of Women” which included questions about Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and other women you can presumably find in Mitt Romney’s binders. [ABC News]
Walmart is being sued by women in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Michigan who say they…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 26, 2013

The Hills On Jeopardy Must Signal Apocolypse

If I were Lauren, I’d be a little pissed. Heidi gets to be the answer question on Jeopardy? Also, can you hear Alex Trebek saying “duh”? [Fashionista]…

By: Catherine Strawn / July 10, 2008