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RIP Alex Trebek

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Mwilliams685, Mar 6, 2019.

  1. Webster

    Webster Well-Known Member

    I like Jennings the best of the 3, but initially all have poor timing when it comes to telling contestants that they got the right answer on certain questions.
     
  2. Mngwa

    Mngwa Well-Known Member

    I think the reason I liked Katie, was because as a female she was so completely different from Alex I didn't feel like she was trying to mimic him. Ken definitely got better as he went along and I liked Mike although I can see that people might think he's a little smarmy.
     
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  3. Wenders

    Wenders Well-Known Member

    I didn't mind Katie Couric's delivery, but I felt like sometimes the shows dragged. There were weirdly long pauses sometimes between the contestants giving an answer, and Katie answering in the affirmative / negative so we could move on.

    The next two guest hosts are very much "....nope" so looking forward to Anderson Cooper in a month.
     
  4. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Coming up this week: Dr. Oz.
     
  5. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    Hope he’s constipated.
     
  6. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    I'll take quack doctors for $200.
     
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  7. Matt1735

    Matt1735 Well-Known Member

    Quick review ... handled the transitions poorly but was smoother than Katie already. He also did the player interviews without note cards.
     
  8. wicked

    wicked Well-Known Member

    A pox on Oprah’s house... she made those charlatans (Oz and Phil) household names.
     
  9. Mngwa

    Mngwa Well-Known Member

    I just don't like Dr Oz, whether it's on Jeopardy or on anything else
     
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  10. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    Aaron Rodgers is pretty good so far. A little understated, but not bad at all.
     
  11. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Something tells me he won't give up his day job for this gig.
     
  12. DanielSimpsonDay

    DanielSimpsonDay Well-Known Member

    not if he keeps getting flicked in the ding-ding with final jeopardy questions
     
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