Alex Trebek

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2013

    Tom Tancredo announces he's running for governor...again

    Moments ago, during an appearance on Peter Boyles's KHOW talk show (and while surrounded by TV cameras), former Congressman Tom Tancredo announced that he's running for governor...again. "I announced 5 minutes ago my intention to seek the Republican nomination for Governor of Colorado and look forw ... More >>

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    June 6, 2012

    Second City alums Frank Caeti and Matt Craig on satire, cold medicine and Tebow

    Second City Chicago is this country's Mecca of funny. Among its famous alumni are John Belushi, Gilda Radner, Steve Carrell and Tina Fey. It also happens to be the place where Frank Caeti, formerly of MadTV, and Matt Craig, a former Saturday Night Live writer, first met and performed together, crea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Who is John Denver? Colorado Music Hall of Fame immortalized on Jeopardy! last night

    Last night on Jeopardy!, the Colorado Music Hall of Fame was immortalized by Alex Trebek. During Final Jeopardy, the contestants were posed with an answer in the category of singers: "On the eve of Earth Day, he became the first performer inducted into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame." The correct r ... More >>

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    September 21, 2011

    Treepardy with Alex Treebark at Mile High Million tree-planting project's 1st fundraiser

    ​Trees need lots of things to grow: dirt, water, sunlight. And in the case of now-Governor John Hickenlooper's ambitious plan to plant a million trees in metro Denver by 2025, they also need cold, hard cash. As such, the tree-planting initiative, called The Mile High Million, is hosting its fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    Patton Oswalt ripped off. Again! WTF?!

    Wherever he is right now, Nick Madson has got to be breathing a huge sigh of relief. Thanks to Brian Corman, who lifted part of his valedictorian speech at Columbia University last week directly from Patton Oswalt's "Physics for Poets" bit (38:38 above), when the random doucher category comes up o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    Colorado Media Matters' Bill Menezes meets Alex Trebek

    By day, Bill Menezes is the editorial director of Colorado Media Matters, a website devoted to highlighting and undermining what the folks there perceive to be conservative misinformation that's being foisted on an unsuspecting populace. But tonight at 6 p.m. on Channel 7, he'll be showing another s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    The blog shortcut, January 15 edition

    In case you're curious... Today in Cafe Society: • Buffalo to go. • A wake for Auld Dubliner. • Chef Bradford Heap to give it a go in Boulder. • Veggie Girl takes a bite of Parsley. • I can only hope you get some "Yes Pecan." • In the neighborhood: The Fainting Goat. Today in Backbeat ... More >>

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    August 27, 2008
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    August 26, 2008

    The DNC goodie bag: How good is it?

    "What have the Democrats done to my brain?" Channel 9 morning anchor Gary Shapiro is usually pretty upbeat about everything. So when he mentioned during a Monday broadcast that his DNC goodie bag wasn't all that, well, good, I was taken aback. After seeing mine, however, I realized he had a point.

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    Asked and Answered

    Do you have what it takes to beat the brainiacs?

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    Revenge of the Nerds

    More know-it-alls are taking to the bars to show off their big brains and pickle them at the same time.

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2007

    Trivial Pursuits

    It was cruel and unusual to only list the answers to these trivial questions here, but here they are: Trivia Face Off Sample Questions • What team was defeated to bring Denver its first major sports championship? Florida Panthers • Alex Trebek provided the voice of “Alan Quebec,” a game-sho ... More >>

  • News

    March 8, 2007

    The Legend of Leeroy Jenkins

    Ben Schulz issued the battle cry that echoed across World of Warcraft.

  • News

    May 4, 2006

    Radio Age

    Are young listeners abandoning broadcast radio?

  • News

    October 14, 2004

    Daily Double

    Bill Schantz and Paul Bailey are beating the odds.

  • Culture

    November 6, 2003

    Free Will

    Another SNL vet may be the next Bill Murray. Seriously.

  • News

    July 3, 2003

    The Flag-Bearer

    Tom Tancredo is on a crusade to save America -- and he's looking for recruits.

  • Film

    November 23, 2000

    Night Moves

    Bruce Willis goes for broke in Unbreakable.

  • Music

    May 11, 2000

    Sounds Like Fun!

    Trivia Face Off at the Hornet

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    December 28, 1994
  • Film

    September 28, 1994
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    July 13, 1994