“Almost all the players know almost all the answers almost all the time,” Jennings said. “If you’re watching at home, the illusion of a dominating player is his timing on the buzzer.” The stats back him up: According to the almost frighteningly detailed site Ken Jennings Detailed Statistics
, Jennings buzzed in before either of his competitors on 61.5 percent of the clues he saw during his “Jeopardy!” run.
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