Posts tagged: Art Fleming

Watson vs. Humans: A Jeopardy Champ’s View

As an olde-time Jeopardy champ, I have a few choice thoughts on next week’s big contest pitting IBM’s computer Watson against two humans, former champs Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter.I am also ready to predict the winner.Let’s get to the thoughts. 

Alex Trebek is 70. Holy Cow!

Alex Trebek, host of the game show Jeopardy! since 1984, turns 70 today.  (Born the same year as Bugs Bunny and Bruce Lee, it turns out.)We wish him the happiest possible birthday.  He was 44 when he started hosting the show.