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What You Need To Know About Matt Jackson, The Newest Star Of 'Jeopardy!'

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.09.2015 | Entertainment

Matthew Jackson isn't your average "Jeopardy!" contestant. Jackson, a 23-year-old paralegal from Washington, D.C., isn't into "normal" ...

John Oliver Basically Auditioned To Host The Emmys At The Emmys

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.21.2015 | Entertainment

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Alex Trebek Said 'Turd Ferguson' Thanks To This 'Jeopardy' Contestant

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.17.2015 | Entertainment

What is ... the greatest "Jeopardy!" response ever? Well, wonder no more. "Jeopardy!" contestant and former HuffPoster Talia Lavin made...

Is "Dumb And Dumber" An American Political Trademark?

Bernard Starr | Posted 09.16.2015 | Politics
Bernard Starr

What else don't our elected officials know? And should we be concerned? More important, can we do anything to ensure that our representatives are informed on important issues?

Alex Trebek Covers Rihanna's 'Umbrella' On 'Jeopardy!'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.15.2015 | Entertainment

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek reminded us of his premium rapping skills last month when he covered the theme song of "The Fresh Prince of Bel...

'Jeopardy!' Subtly Joins Chorus Against The 'Redskins' Name

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 07.15.2015 | Sports

Look, you can believe what you want. But we choose to believe that the makers of "Jeopardy!" joined the critics of the “Redskins” name in ...

Alex Trebek Raps The ‘Fresh Prince' Theme Song On ‘Jeopardy!'

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 06.30.2015 | Entertainment

Alex Trebek rapped -- again. This time, he busted out the "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" theme song as a clue on Monday night's "Jeopardy!" Of cou...

'Jeopardy!' Champ Makes The Best Of A Bad Situation

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 05.26.2015 | Entertainment

Two-day "Jeopardy!" champ Choyon Manjrekar bested his opponents for a third time on Monday night, upping his winnings to more than $56,000, but also p...

Annuities, Experts and My Losing 90 Pounds

Don McNay | Posted 05.21.2015 | Business
Don McNay

I was in a coffee shop, having breakfast with my daughter, Angela Luhys, on a week when my weight loss had reached the 90 pound mark since November. While sharing this great milestone with Angela, the guy in the booth behind me was trying to sell an annuity.

'Jeopardy' Fail Is A Daily Double-Dose Of Awkward

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.04.2015 | Entertainment

On a recent episode of the "Jeopardy," host Alex Trebek revealed an answer about puberty, which sounds like it would be uncomfortable enough. Unfortun...

Will Robo-Writers Put Humans Out of Work?

Karen Frankola | Posted 05.25.2015 | Business
Karen Frankola

Data-driven topics like finance and sports are the sweet spot for these robo-journalists. They use algorithms and natural language generators to create articles which are virtually indistinguishable from those written by humans. Can you guess which of these story leads was written by a machine?

Michelle Obama Appears On 'Jeopardy!'

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

Contestants on the quiz show “Jeopardy!” got a surprise Tuesday night when first lady Michelle Obama appeared to tout her Let’s Move! campaign. ...

Bizarre 'Jeopardy' Finish Will Make You Do A 'Daily Double-Take'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 03.13.2015 | Entertainment

What is ... going on? It was a very lonely "Final Jeopardy" for one contestant on a recent episode of the quiz show. For everyone confused, there's...

Alex Trebek Stumps Contestants With 'Jeopardy' Question Most Gay Men Could Answer

The Huffington Post | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.06.2015 | Gay Voices

C'mon "Jeopardy" contestants! Three competitors on the massively popular trivia program let us down this week when they essentially revealed that n...

The Rise of the Wisdom Worker

Mark HT Ridinger, MD | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
Mark HT Ridinger, MD

Conventional wisdom has it that the knowledge worker will reign supreme well into the 21st century. The thing is, many aspects of "knowledge work" are being replaced by technology, most notably artificial intelligence.

WATCH: The Greatest Game Show Moments Of 2014

HuffPost Live | Posted 12.30.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Game show contestants ran the spectrum this year from impossibly idiotic to incredibly adorable to downright genius. They're best watched back-to-back...

Astoria Characters: The Trivia Guy You Saw on TV

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.18.2015 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Well-known fact: Ken Jennings won $100,000 yesterday on Who Wants To Be a Millionaire. Little-known fact: Tony Hightower is the guy who couldn't give him the right answer.

Here's What Alex Trebek Actually Says To 'Jeopardy!' Contestants

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 11.13.2014 | Entertainment

Ever wondered what famed "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek tells contestants when the audience goes home? Well, wonder no more. In a new YouTube clip, the ...

What Is Awkward?

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.14.2014 | Entertainment

The personal stories have traditionally always been the most awkward time in a "Jeopardy!" contestant's life, and that trend is still going strong tod...

A Real Game Show Parody of 'What Women Want'

Colleen DeBaise | Posted 12.06.2014 | Women
Colleen DeBaise

This week, the normally controversy-free game show "Jeopardy!" managed to insult female viewers with rather confounding answers to its "What Women Want" category.

Come on Down! You're the Next Contestant on "The Price is Right Wing!"

Lester & Charlie | Posted 12.03.2014 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

If you think that game shows are just about trivia, spelling, quick reflexes and a way for Midwestern housewives to show America what they look like in a donkey suit, then you don't know game shows.

'Jeopardy!' 'What Women Want' Category Is A Major Sexist Fail

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 10.01.2014 | Women

Whoever writes the categories for "Jeopardy!" seems to have little idea what women actually want. On Sept. 30, "Jeopardy!" featured a "What Women ...

This 'Cheers' Reference Is The Best 'Jeopardy!' Fail Ever

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.18.2014 | Entertainment

Everybody is about to know her name. We've seen some hilarious "Jeopardy!" responses over the years, but Elizabeth Williams may have just made the ...

Who Is Arthur Chu?

Arthur Chu | Posted 11.04.2014 | Entertainment
Arthur Chu

Who Is Arthur Chu? Arthur Chu is nobody special. Just another loser. A loser who's had a run of good luck and is trying to leverage that into doing better. And being better.

This Is What Happens When There's A Tie On Jeopardy

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 08.03.2014 | Entertainment

Have you ever seen a tie on "Jeopardy"? Neither have we. Until now. In the finale of the 2014 "Jeopardy" Teen Tournament, contestants Jeff Xie and ...