A thought: Is the "XXX" that flashes across the screen when a Family Feud competitor fails a reference to moonshine jugs apropos of the McCoys and Hatfields we envision as engaging in family feuds? Perhaps that's overthinking it. And overthinking is the one thing you don't want to do when competing ... More >>
A game show that people have ever cared about -- even a little bit -- can go down, but it will never truly be out. Know the Dick Clark version of Pyramid that started in the 1970s and continued throughout the decade? No? Well, you've probably encountered the Bill Cullen version (also from the '70s), ... More >>
The rap game -- well, any game -- could use more people with the ambition of the RZA and the ability to make good on it. The man born Robert Diggs is more than an MC, a producer, and an actor. His resume also includes "DICTATOR" in big, bold letters: When the Wu-Tang Clan was just a bunch of young b ... More >>
Playing games by day, chasing robbers by night Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek is on crutches after he fell and hurt his ankle while chasing down a female who had broken into his San Francisco hotel room and stole from him. According to media outlets, the woman entered his hotel room at about 2:30 a.m ... More >>
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The S.F. taping of Wheel of Fortune goes momentarily dark; Spanganga fades permanently to black
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