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Alex Trebek Just Set A Guinness World Record For Hosting

This game show host just set a Guinness World Record for "the most episodes ever hosted by the same presenter." Who is, Alex Trebek! Trebek hos... Read more: Guinness World Record, Jeopardy Host, Alex Trebek Guinness World Record, Jeopardy World Record, Game Show Hosts, Jeopardy, Guinness World Records, Alex Trebek, Jeopardy!, Alex Trebek Jeopardy, Entertainment News

Design Nerd? There’s an App for That!

4 weeks agoArts / Graphic Design : UnBeige

When’s the last time you heard Alex Trebek call out categories such as SERIFS, TWENTIETH-CENTURY LOGOTYPES, or SAGMEISTER CLASS? Enter Kevin Finn. The Australian we last encountered in his capacities as editor and publisher of Open Manifesto,...Show More Summary

Jeopardy Explores Gay Vernacular And Throws This, “Like A Big Elm Tree Might Do”

last monthLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Things got totally out of control on an episode of Jeopardy this week (or was it a televised drag ball?) when show host Alex Trebek started speaking in tongues usually reserved for drag queens and their admirers. The ancient early-evening game show is usually a pretty tame, safe space for people who don’t necessarily speak in modern […]

Celebrate Alex Trebek’s Birthday With The Worst Impressions From SNL’s ‘Jeopardy!’

BirthdayboyAlexTrebekclaimsthatwhenitcomestotheimpressions thatvariouscomedianshavedoneofhimovertheyears,EugeneLevy’sAlexTrebellonSCTV’s“HalfWits” wasalwayshisfavorite.Whileitreallywasn’tthatgood,itwasprobablybetterthanWillFerrell’simpressiononSaturdayNightLive’sridiculous“CelebrityJeopardy!”sketches,becausethatwasn’treallyanimpressionatall.

Alex Trebek’s Favorite Alex Trebek Impression And Other Things You May Not Know About The Game Show Host

AlexTrebekisbiggerthanJeopardy!atthispoint.Inthehierarchyofgameshowhosts,it’shimandthenBobBarkerandPatSajakalittlefurtherdown.MaybeonedaytherewillberoomatthattableofgameshowkingsforSteveHarvey,buthismustacheisgoingtoneedtoputinatleastanother20years.

"If you were to tell me in the afterlife that a total nobody defiled my corpse, I'd be pissed.

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

"If you were to tell me in the afterlife that a total nobody defiled my corpse, I'd be pissed. But if you said that my lifeless shell had rough sex with a mortuary worker who later became Alex Trebek, I'd feel some pride in that." The Dilbert guy still hasn't lost his heartwarming comedic touch. Read more...

Newswire: Contestant gets clever with Final Jeopardy!, and Alex Trebek is not amused

You might recognize comedian Ari Voukydis from his many turns as a VH1 talking head. You might recognize him as the guy who taught you how to improvise at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. But thanks to one spectacular Jeopardy! performance,...Show More Summary

George Stephanopoulos Runs a Jeopardy! Category

On Jeopardy! last night, ABC’s chief anchor George Stephanopoulos was the focus of an entire category. In the category, “A Visit with George Stephanopoulos,” the “GMA” and “This Week” host played the part of Alex Trebek reading all the clues. Show More Summary

Jeopardy! Contestant Loses, But Redeems Self with Best Final Answer

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

Last night, comedy writer Ari Voukydis wasn't in a position to win going into Final Jeopardy!, and was stumped when Alex Trebek gave him this question: "In 1891, this European said, 'Perhaps my factories will put an end to war sooner than your congresses.'"

Alex Trebek: The last great game-show host

THE SET OF Jeopardy! was given a shiny makeover last year, in preparation for the quiz show's 50th birthday. The new look features that familiar, top-heavy, bubble-letter logo and a gorgeously tacky sunset backdrop that provides an odd companion to the sexless blue-and-white board. Show More Summary

Alex Trebek Breaks Record

The 73-year-old Jeopardy host has cracked the Guinness record for the number of game shows hosted by the same presenter. Alex Trebek has hosted 6,829 shows without a single sick day. The only time Trebek wasn’t on the show was in 1997 for April Fool’s Day. He and Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak switched […]

Alex Trebek Now Holds a Guinness World Record of His Own

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

How many episodes is that? Try 6,829 shows, taped over thirty years.

‘Jeopardy!’ Host Alex Trebek Sets Guinness Record with 6,829 Episodes

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek, set a Guinness World Record for most episodes ever hosted by a single presenter.

Newswire: Alex Trebek is officialy the most game show hosting-est game show host

In his three decades as a game show host, Alex Trebek has seen a lot: a teetotaling Mormon who knew a lot about alcohol; a whip-smart computer whose capacity for trivia recall undermined our very understanding of what it means to beShow More Summary

Alex Trebek Has Hosted His Way Into The Guinness Book Of World Records!

2 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

We don’t see this record being broken anytime soon! Except by himself when he shows up for work on Monday! LOLz! Alex Trebek has been hosting Jeopardy since 1984, and he’s finally gotten some huge recognition for it! The 73-year-old is now the Guinness World Record holder for the "most game show episodes hosted by the same [...]

You’re a Wizard, Julia: Getting to Know 20-Time Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins

As Alex Trebek said during the introduction to her 21st game, “We have a wonderfully delightful, friendly champion in Julia Collins. Until she gets into a game, then she becomes relentless.”

Episode 311: “Dubious: Discuss.” And We Will.

The Overthinkers tackle pride week, Alex Trebek's record, Angelina Jolie's peerage, and Mr. and Mrs. Carter's tour, before falling down the Clickhole. Episode 311: “Dubious: Discuss.” And We Will. originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]

Alex Trebek breaks Guinness World Record as ‘Jeopardy’ host

The longtime "Jeopardy" host has been honored by Guinness World Records as the longest running host of a television game show, ABC News reports.

Alex Trebek Is Now A Guinness World Record Holder

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