An investigative tribute to the unseen journalists on BlogHer.com, part 2.In my November 1, 2012 post, The Marvels of Self-Editing, I explained I grew up in the 1950s when newspaper reporting employment options for women were scarce....more
Since he lost to Watson, Ken Jennings been on a media tear, culminating today in a Reddit Ask Me Anything Q&A in which he talks about his dream TED Talk ("How to Make Love Like a Jeopardy! Champion), writes a limerick about Alex Trebek, and happens to mention his favorite breakfast food. Breakfast and Jeopardy! I'm in Food/Nerd Heaven!
This week, I flew to LA to be a contestant on Jeopardy! And though the title of the show Jeopardy! actually includes the exclamation point, you can assume the excitement is my own.
It was a lifelong dream and really fun and fascinating and contrary to my strong conviction at the time of taping I did not faint and that's all I can say about it now -- if you want to know what happened, tune in on March 25, 2011.
Oh, one more thing: I talked to Alex about pie. Pie!