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Old 01-09-2020, 02:02 AM
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these dudes are awesome and I find it great TV. they seem to have high appreciation for each other despite wanting to win 200K to 0.
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this has been great, and i'm really digging the contestant interaction
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I'm not a Jeopardy nerd (sorry guys) so I am barely familiar with Brad besides knowing his name. I know who Ken is because pretty much everyone knows who he is. I caught on to the James hype during his run because of the internet.

Aside from looking younger and better now, Brad seems pretty far behind Ken and James through four games. Yes, I know it's two episodes, but they've played four rounds and Brad hasn't been good so far. Maybe it's nerves and I don't know how many episodes were taped in a single day. It'd be nice if two contestants got to 2 wins instead of just 1 winning in a landslide.

It appears that James is too good. He's beatable, but you have to be (nearly?) perfect
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My money was really on Brad, I've been surprised. He looks outclassed.
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I'm not a Jeopardy nerd (sorry guys) so I am barely familiar with Brad besides knowing his name. I know who Ken is because pretty much everyone knows who he is. I caught on to the James hype during his run because of the internet.

Aside from looking younger and better now, Brad seems pretty far behind Ken and James through four games. Yes, I know it's two episodes, but they've played four rounds and Brad hasn't been good so far. Maybe it's nerves and I don't know how many episodes were taped in a single day. It'd be nice if two contestants got to 2 wins instead of just 1 winning in a landslide.

It appears that James is too good. He's beatable, but you have to be (nearly?) perfect
The bolded is true for all three of them. Tuesday was the first day that Brad was beaten by a human, ever. I'm frankly shocked by his performance so far, as he's beaten Ken each time they've gone up against each other in the past. It really is fantastic, though, getting to see what happens when you put 3 guys who you have to be nearly perfect to beat up against each other.
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Well he did say he couldn't remember that Fletch quote. Time does that to you.
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I was pretty surprised that nobody got the "good day, sir!" quote from Wonka
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I was pretty surprised that nobody got the "good day, sir!" quote from Wonka
Their meme game is weak.
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Their meme game is weak.
Yes clearly they were not browsing ytmnd during the heyday
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I'm not a Jeopardy nerd (sorry guys) so I am barely familiar with Brad besides knowing his name. I know who Ken is because pretty much everyone knows who he is. I caught on to the James hype during his run because of the internet.

Aside from looking younger and better now, Brad seems pretty far behind Ken and James through four games. Yes, I know it's two episodes, but they've played four rounds and Brad hasn't been good so far. Maybe it's nerves and I don't know how many episodes were taped in a single day. It'd be nice if two contestants got to 2 wins instead of just 1 winning in a landslide.

It appears that James is too good. He's beatable, but you have to be (nearly?) perfect


Ken has been close enough, so it really comes down to final Jeopardy

Ken seems to know the answers, but James seems to have the buzzer timing better

and I think these guys are so good, they buzz in w/o thinking of the answer assuming they will figure it out
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