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Jeopardy! Faced backlash for including 'Xem, Xyrs, Xemself' pronouns in a category, sparking criticism on social media.

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‘Jeopardy!’ quizzes contestants on ‘neopronouns,’ sparking social media outrage

Game show "Jeopardy!" quizzed contestants on pronouns Monday during the 2024 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal, sparking debate on social media. Host Ken Jennings read the $600 “Speech! Parts of Speech!” prompt, “xem, xyrs, xemself,” before contestant Cris Pannullo responded, “what are pronouns?”

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