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12-Year-Old ‘Jeopardy!’ Contestant Misspells Word, Family Upset By How Son Was Treated [Video]
12-Year-Old ‘Jeopardy!’ Contestant Misspells Word, Family Upset By How Son Was Treated [Video]
Last week, a 12-year-old "Jeopardy!" contestant misspelled Emancipation Proclamation during "Final Jeopardy!". Thomas Hurley III added a "T" spelling it "Emanciptation Proclamation". Host Alex Trebek said Hurley "misspelled it badly". The boy's family is upset saying Trebek "humiliated" the boy. Was the show right to reject the misspellin