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  • When the ‘Jeopardy’ contestant is a rabbi

    June 10, 2014 | 10:47 am

    Sari Laufer isn’t allowed to say how well she did on the TV quiz show “Jeopardy” until the first episode featuring her airs Wednesday night.

    One thing the 35-year-old Reform rabbi will share, however, is that she was “really determined” to answer correctly the one Jewish question...

  • What is “Rabbi who won big at Jeopardy?” (Clue: Joyce Newmark)

    May 17, 2011 | 10:59 am

    Jews have a reputation for answering a question with a question. That might help explain Rabbi Joyce Newmark’s big news—she is now a “Jeopardy!” champion.

    In an episode of the television game show aired Monday, Newmark had no problem defeating two other contestants and...