‘Jeopardy!’ Host Alex Trebek
Tells Contestant Her Job Must’ve Been Hard …
Cuz She’s a Woman
Answer — These 3 words don’t need to be said when asking a female “Jeopardy!” contestant to describe her military experience.
What is “For a woman?”
Correct! Unfortunately, Alex Trebek did NOT nail that one on Tuesday night’s episode. While interviewing Lisa Beth Davis about being a retired Army Master Sergeant, he made what came off as pretty sexist commentary.
To her credit, MSgt. Davis took it all in stride and handled it like a pro. Too bad she finished second — would’ve loved to see Alex chat with her the second time around.
FYI Alex … the most recent government stats show there are 1,265 female Master Sergeants in the U.S. Army. That’s about 12%. So …