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‘Jeopardy!’ Hosts Mayim Bialik, Ken Jennings’ Bitter Battle To Be Named Alex’s Replacement

The past months have had the guest hosts, Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings, trading places behind the famous Jeopardy! host, Alex Trebek. They’ve both had to battle against each other for the permanent hosting gig after the tragic passing of the longtime host. Fans continue to wonder who the new permanent host will be even as they continue to root for their favorite host. Both the hosts have received immense support from their fans. However, Ken’s fans have been consistently vocal about why he should replace Alex Trebek.
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'Jeopardy!' Fans Are Boycotting The Show After Ken Jennings Announces Mayim Bialik Will Be Taking Over As Host

What is ... discontent? On the Friday, May 6, episode of Jeopardy!, Ken Jennings announced he would be taking a break from guest hosting duties and giving the reins to past guest host Mayim Bialik — something that didn't sit well with adoring fans."I'm handing the keys back to the talented actor-producer-writer-director (!) @missmayim for a few months," the star, 47, tweeted after the show. "We are lucky to have her! Thanks for watching, and I'll be back before the end of the season."Jennings — the highest earning contestant in Jeopardy!'s history — has racked up a loyal fan base,...
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‘Jeopardy!’ Host Mayim Bialik Amused by Contestant’s Wrong Answer, Fans React

“Jeopardy!” host Mayim Bialik and the show’s audience shared a small laugh at one contestant’s incorrect answer to a clue about a famous pop-rock band. Daniel Nguyen, the current reigning champion, mistook Panic! At The Disco for The Jonas Brothers in the Billboard Music Awards category. Even as he answered, you can hear Mayim Bialik and the “Jeopardy!” audience chuckling in the background. “No,” Bialik said when he gave the wrong response.
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‘Jeopardy!’ fans angry after Ken Jennings reveals Mayim Bialik as host

Ken Jennings is taking a hiatus from his “Jeopardy!” hosting gig. After game show champ Mattea Roach lost during Final Jeopardy on May 6, ending her 23-game winning streak, Jennings congratulated the Canadian native on her past victories and also revealed that Roach’s last game was also the end of his hosting for the time being. The 47-year-old divulged that Mayim Bialik would be taking over as host, which seemed to upset Twitter users. “Congratulations to Mattea Roach on a truly iconic @Jeopardy streak. I believe she’s one of only three champs in history ever to ‘shoot their age’: 23 years old, 23 wins,” Jennings...
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Why Jeopardy Champ Mattea Roach Thinks Ken Jennings Should Get The Hosting Job Over Mayim Bialik

Jeopardy! fans are in a holding pattern now, as Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik continue to swap hosting duties in their agreed-upon semi-permanent roles to finish out the classic quiz show’s 38th season. Nobody knows who’s going to continue to host full-time after the current season wraps in July, and if they do, nobody’s talking. The lack of knowledge about what'll happen next has led to a lot of speculation and opinions about who’s best for the job, and now even Jeopardy!’s latest super-champ Mattea Roach has taken a side.
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