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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Rush reference on tonight's episode of Jeopardy!
8:45PM EST | comments (8) |

One of the answers in the Also a 4-Letter Band category on tonight's episode of the American quiz show Jeopardy! made reference to Rush:

An attempt to gain ground by an NFL running back

The question of course was - What is a Rush?. This is the 3rd Rush-related answer to appear on the show this year. Back on April 8th the show used a Geddy Lee reference, and back on March 1st a Neil Peart reference was used. Rush was also referenced on the show back in February of 2011. Thanks to CheeseCorn for the heads up and Tim B for the screenshot.

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#8 - Posted 7/17/13 @4:55PM by lapirata2 [contact]

Plus he answered the question so fast I almost missed it as I was trying to think of a possible question to the answer myself :)
#7 - Posted 7/17/13 @12:24PM by availablelimelight [contact]

Styx, Kiss, Tool, Cake

Yes he answered it correctly
#6 - Posted 7/17/13 @10:52AM by conniemack99 [contact]

I am curious what the other Answers/Questions were in this category...and did the contestant answer the Rush one correctly?
#5 - Posted 7/17/13 @10:15AM by X1YYZ [contact]

Oh, I just re-read the blurb and saw the category name. Ignore my last comment.
#4 - Posted 7/17/13 @9:55AM by X1YYZ [contact]

That doesn't count as a Rush reference. Sure, it's the same word, but it wasn't a reference to the band.
#3 - Posted 7/16/13 @11:52PM by Big_Al_Fan [contact]

No Alex reference? Typical.

:)
#2 - Posted 7/16/13 @9:55PM by mark one [contact]

what is a rush, 2nd
#1 - Posted 7/16/13 @8:53PM by Alexfan [contact]

What is-- First...

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