For many folks, the game show Jeopardy! is part of their weeknight routine. It’s impossible to divorce the delight of the program from its host Alex Trebek; but, sadly, that’s what viewers will have to do moving forward. On November 8, 2020, the inimitable television personality passed away at age 80, after more than a year of being diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer (in March 2019). Trebek’s passing was announced on Twitter. “Jeopardy!
As major news outlets began calling the 2020 U.S.
Embed from Getty Images Some people believe that public art doesn't serve a purpose, but a recent incident outside of Rotterdam proves otherwise. When a metro car overran the stop blocks at the De Akkers station, it was saved by a large sculpture of a whale. Now it's left dangling 10 meters (33 feet) in the air on top of the sculpture.
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The United States lost a judicial titan with the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday, September 18, 2020. The iconic woman, who passed away due to complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer, was a heroic advocate of gender equality and became a cultural symbol of strength and hope for younger generations, earning the nickname “Notorious R.B.G.” (a play on the name of the rapper Notorious B.I.G.).
On Friday, September 18, 2020, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away at the age of 87 due to...
The world is mourning the untimely passing of actor Chadwick Boseman.