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Alex Trebek

  1. in memoriam
    Vikings’ Adam Thielen Takes the Field With a Special Alex Trebek HomageThe Vikings wide receiver wears custom cleats honoring the late Jeopardy! host.
  2. this! is! a psa!
    Stop It: The Only Person Worthy of Replacing Alex Trebek Is Ken JenningsDon’t be fooled into believing anyone else.
  3. in memoriam
    A Look Back at Alex Trebek’s Best Non-Jeopardy! TV WorkThe beloved host was prone to pop up in some of our favorite shows.
  4. in memoriam
    A Wake for Alex TrebekJeopardy! contestants, past and present, mourn the loss of their legendary host.
  5. in memoriam
    Here’s How Jeopardy! Acknowledged the Passing of the Late, Great Alex Trebek“He loved this show, and everything it stood for.”
  6. in memoriam
    Pat Sajak and Vanna White Mourn the ‘Tremendous Loss’ of Alex Trebek“It was an honor for me to be a part of his professional family for nearly 40 years.”
  7. in memoriam
    We Could Always Look to Alex Trebek for the Right AnswersAs a personification of objective truth, the late Jeopardy! host was a great comfort in an era when facts can have alternatives.
  8. rip
    Ken Jennings, Justin Trudeau, and More Mourn the Death of Alex Trebek“Alex wasn’t just the best ever at what he did. He was also a lovely and deeply decent man.”
  9. rip
    Watch Jeopardy! Winner Burt Thakur Tearfully Thank Alex Trebek for His ImpactBurt Thakur shared a touching story about the role Trebek played in his and his grandfather’s life on Thursday November 5’s episode.
  10. rip
    Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek Dead at 80He had been battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
  11. roll clip!
    Alex Trebek’s ‘Savage’ Jeopardy! Clue Needs a RemixThe Jeopardy! host is an honorary hottie after last night’s episode.
  12. 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.”
  13. this! is! an update!
    Jeopardy! Wants You to Stop Thinking That About Ken JenningsKeep the impure game show thoughts to yourself.
  14. this! is! happening!
    Jeopardy! to Air New Episodes, Restore Balance to the WorldI’ll take something to believe in for $1,000, Alex.
  15. book excerpt
    Can You Hack the Jeopardy! Buzzer?Different schools of thought have emerged.
  16. game shows
    Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! Resume Production with Redesigned SetsThe wheel will look a little different this fall.
  17. :(
    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.”
  18. this! is! programming!
    Jeopardy! to Re-Air Episodes From Trebek’s Mustache YearsAlex is taking us back to the ’80s.
  19. this! is! jeopandering!
    Praise You, Trebek: Jeopardy! Is Returning With New Episodes on May 18They were taped pre-coronavirus.
  20. 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.
  21. jeopardy!
    Alex Trebek Sings Lizzo’s ‘Truth Hurts’ and Now We Want Him to Drop the AlbumDrop the full track, Trebek.
  22. 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.”
  23. 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.
  24. this! is! viral!
    Ken Jennings OK Boomer’d Alex Trebek on Jeopardy! GOATThe bad boy of competitive general trivia.
  25. this! is! jeopardy!
    Everything You Need to Know About Jeopardy!’s Ultimate VIP TournamentKen Jennings, James Holzhauer, and Brad Rutter face off.
  26. legends
    Alex Trebek’s Jeopardy! Farewell Speech Already Has Us Reaching for the Tissues“I’ve kind of, in my mind, rehearsed it already.”
  27. health
    Alex Trebek Says He’s Struggling With Depression After Cancer Diagnosis“I’m not always the most pleasant person to be around.”
  28. culture
    Oh No, It’s Too Early in the Week to Watch Alex Trebek CryThe Jeopardy host got choked up on Monday in response to a contestant’s Final Jeopardy answer.
  29. nice things
    Alex Trebek Gets Choked Up Over Contestant’s Sweet Final-Jeopardy AnswerWhat is extremely pure and good, Alex?
  30. 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.”
  31. 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.”
  32. health
    Alex Trebek Plans to Undergo Another Round of Chemotherapy After Cancer Relapse“I lost about 12 pounds in a week.”
  33. this! is! wonderful!
    Daily Double Dose of Joy: Alex Trebek Is ‘On the Mend’ and Back at Jeopardy!He’s Treback, baby!
  34. 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.
  35. this! is! going viral!
    Emma Boettcher Shrugs Off Alex Trebek’s Comparison to James HolzhauerSome excellent Jeopardy! side-eye.
  36. road to recovery
    Alex Trebek Says His Cancer Is in ‘Near Remission’“It’s kind of mind-boggling.”
  37. canadian treasures
    Alex Trebek ‘Cried in Pain’ Filming Jeopardy! After Cancer Diagnosis“I made it to the dressing room on one occasion, just barely.”
  38. 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.”
  39. 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.”
  40. health
    I’ll Take ‘Your Health Update Video Is Making Me Weep’ for $800, Alex Trebek“I’m a lucky guy.”
  41. 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.
  42. 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.”
  43. this! is! jeopardy!
    I Love Seeing Celebrities Freak Out About Their Jeopardy! CluesIt’s the highest game-show honor!
  44. 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.
  45. this! is! jeopardy!
    These Jeopardy! Quacks Have No Idea What ‘Milkshake Duck’ IsClearly they’re not on Twitter.
  46. 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.”
  47. icons
    This Game-Show Host Is Not Retiring. Who Is Alex Trebek?Four more years! Four more years!
  48. last night on late night
    It’s a Beard-Off: Stephen Colbert Challenges Alex TrebekThere can be only one.
  49. today in beards
    Congratulations to Alex Trebek’s Beard on Its Successful TV DebutThe rest of TV’s bearded men welcome him.
  50. game shows
    I’ll Take ‘Oh My God, Jeopardy! Is Available on Hulu’ for $400, AlexThis! Is! Incredible news!
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