The Cultural Significance Of Alex Trebek And “Jeopardy!”

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Heard On The Morning Show
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Alex Trebek says he may retire from his longtime role as host of “Jeopardy!” in 2020, when his contract expires. A pop culture expert talks to us about Trebek’s legacy, the show’s impact on popular culture, and why people are so passionate about trivia.

Episode Credits

  • Carrie Kaufman Host
  • Laura Pavin Producer
  • Robert Thompson Guest

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