When ‘Jeopardy!’ messes with politics, Washington collectively groans – Roll Call

When ‘Jeopardy!’ messes with politics, Washington collectively groans - Roll Call


As “Jeopardy!” begins its 37th season this week, viewers will notice a few changes, including the addition of legendary winner Ken Jennings as a consulting producer and podiums spaced farther apart to allow for social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic. What won’t change is the reaction in Washington — groans and shouts at the television — when someone gets a political question wrong.It’s hard to believe that anyone in the Trump era could fail to recognize Schiff, a key antagonist of the president. But quiz show players don’t necessarily consume the same steady diet… #Jeopardy #messes #politics #Washington #collectively #groans #Roll #Call