Jeopardy! is being known as out.
Followers of the long-running trivia collection aren’t pleased after a latest episode of Celeb Jeopardy! referenced the Gabby Petito homicide as a clue for contestants John Michael Higgins, Wil Wheaton and Joel Kim Booster.
“In 2021,” the clue in the course of the Nov. 13 episode learn, “Fugitive Brian Laundrie ended his days in Fla.’s Myakkahatchee Creek space, residence to those lengthy & toothy critters.” The reply? “What are alligators.”
The clue shortly acquired warmth on-line, with followers calling the trace “disrespectful” and “insensitive” for mentioning the case in any respect.
“Not movie star @jeopardy utilizing Brian Laundrie as a clue for alligators,” one viewer tweeted. “That is so distasteful and unsuitable might’ve used anything for a clue.”
In the meantime, one other fan stated the collection has “misplaced it” as a consequence of this query. A third wrote, “You employ Brian Laundrie, a man who murdered poor Gabby Petito, as a clue? What within the hell is unsuitable with you? Have you ever no soul?” including that they “cannot consider this query acquired previous your legal professionals.”