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stanleybmanly's avatar

Did anyone else catch last night's (Friday) Jeopardy program.

Asked by stanleybmanly (22380points) April 2nd, 2016 from iPhone

Alex Trebek walks out wearing no trousers!

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disquisitive's avatar

I watch it almost every night, but did not watch it the past couple of days. Why did he do that?

stanleybmanly's avatar

It really threw me because he was talking continuously, but 2 seconds later the camera showed him fully trousered. It hit me this morning that it had to be an April fools prank!

disquisitive's avatar

Oh, yeah, I guess that would be the answer. :)


cookieman's avatar

“Um, I’ll take “Something I can never unsee for $500 Alex.”

Coloma's avatar

Haha…no, I haven’t watched Jeopardy for about 2 years, gosh, I love that show, I had forgotten how much.

Seek's avatar

He did that during the Ken Jennings days. I wonder if it was a clip thrown in as an April Fool’s prank.

ibstubro's avatar

Wow. I hate to be the one to tell you, @stanleybmanly, but you really missed a lot.

** They started with an old shot of Alex coming out without pants, but cut back really quickly
** On the first Daily Double, numbers were mirrored on the contestants’ lecterns
Jeopardy was misspelled Jepardy in the lower left corner during the second segment
** A cameo appearance by IBM’s Watson
** They had some shots where Alex gave the correct response, but looked a decade younger when doing so, with a moustache
** A Daily Double where the full screen was upside-down
** Using Wheel of Fortune sound effects on a Daily Double
** A cameo from Ken Jennings responding “What is turquoise?”
** There was a shot at the start of Final Jeopardy from an international version (Estonia)
** Milton’s wrong answer in Final Jeopardy was met with the Wheel of Fortune Bankrupt sound

dxs's avatar

Glad I missed it.

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