Jeopardy!’s Ken Jennings reveals ‘hallucinatory’ moment on show and how producers tested him when he became host

KEN Jennings has shared new details about hosting Jeopardy!, including his most surreal moment and the boot camp-style training he underwent.

The former champion, 50, opened up about being the face of the game show in a new interview with CBS News.

Ken Jennings spoke about growing into his role as Jeopardy! host

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Ken Jennings spoke about growing into his role as Jeopardy! hostCredit: CBS News
The G.O.A.T contestant won a still-record 74 games before being named host

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The G.O.A.T contestant won a still-record 74 games before being named hostCredit: Getty
He revealed to CBS that he was put through mock games to test if he 'would do the right thing' on the fly

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He revealed to CBS that he was put through mock games to test if he ‘would do the right thing’ on the flyCredit: CBS News

Ken sat down with Luke Burbank to discuss going from a famed Jeopardy! contestant to the permanent host.

Ken was not initially selected for the hosting role.

Ken and Mayim Bialik were initially announced as co-hosts in July 2022, succeeding the late…


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Branch 17 Fiddlers hosting dance in Royston

Branch 17 Fiddlers will be hosting a dance on June 23 at the Fallen Alders Community Hall. Doors will be open at 1:30 p.m. and the price of admission is $10 at the door. This will be the last dance until the branch begins again in September.

Branch 17 Fiddlers will be hosting a dance on June 23 at the Fallen Alders Community Hall.

Doors will be open at 1:30 p.m. and the price of admission is $10 at the door. This will be the last dance until the branch begins again in September.

Everyone is welcome, and a light lunch will be served, along with door prizes and a 50-50 draw.

 


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21-Player Squad to host Leeds in MNDA Dedicated Fixture

Lori Halloran has named her 21-Player Squad to take on Leeds Rhinos this Sunday (2pm) at Laund Hill in our MND Association dedicated fixture in memory of Rob Burrow CBE.

Lori Halloran has brought Amy Bennett back into the fold with Beth Armstrong missing out. Paige Webster makes way for fellow former Leeds prop Ellie Oldroyd.

#1 Amy Bennett – Arclid Transport

#2 Hannah Goddard – Pedder-Ball-Hallas Family

#3 Ana Da Silva – G.Swailes Painter & Decorator Ltd

#4 Lois Naidole – Groom Textile Care

#5 Amelia Brown – Bower Green

#6 Frankie Townend – Ruby & James Binns

#7 Sam Hulme – Petal & Barley Developments Ltd

#9 Bethan Oates – G&G

#10 Ellie Oldroyd – AAK Electrical Installations

#11 Jess Harrap – Grassline

#12 Kacy Haley – One Community

#13 Katy Fisher – SACE

#16 Emma…


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Got a Spare Bedroom? Maplewood Announces Shared Housing Program

In an effort to increase affordable housing options in an unaffordable market — particularly for senior citizens on fixed incomes — the Township of Maplewood is partnering with HomeSharing, Inc. to promote shared housing.

Maplewood is hosting an informational meeting in person at Maplewood Town Hall (574 Valley Street) and virtually on Zoom (see login information below) at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, 2024.

“The home sharing idea came to me from Amy Stuart, Maplewood Coordinator of Two Towns for All Ages, and Joan Crystal, a member of Maplewood’s Senior Advisory Committee,” said Township Committee member Victor De Luca. “I brought it to the Affordable Housing Board, which saw it as a tool in our efforts to increase affordable housing opportunities. The Housing Board…


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