Judging Jeopardy – How I Learned to Love an Aggressive Nerd Named Arthur Chu

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How a Jeopardy champ went from being a despised, overly-aggressive nerd, to a White Knight in the #YesAllWomen conversation – Lauren Conaway’s apology to Arthur Chu and good men everywhere.

1996: Guyhood … the Early Years (Part 1)

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While you chewed your Betty Rubble vitamin, what else happened in 1996?

The Rose Conundrum

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A word game ties young Andy Bodle to his grandmother—and a chance at TV quiz show greatness on Countdown.

Don’t Fear the Fad

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Just because something is a fad does not necessarily make it a bad investment.

My Hero Doesn’t Exist

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Laura Kinson shows that sometimes the best kind of companionship comes from the imagination.

The 10 at 10

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Lara Logan is in good spirits, Bernie Madoff speaks, and Watson loses to a human. Don’t eat the 10 at 10.

The 10 at 10

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(Almost) legalized gay marriage in the U.K., giant hidden space objects, and a legendary goal.

Today Isn’t Valentine’s Day

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There’s a lot of other stuff going on today that is absolutely not Valentine’s Day—at all.

IBM Wants to Beat the Fun out of ‘Jeopardy!’

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IBM has crafted a program to take on “Jeopardy!” champions.