‘Jeopardy!’ Honors Alex Trebek in 1st Show After His Death

first_img– Advertisement – Jeopardy Honors Alex Trebek in 1st Show After His DeathAlex Trebek ABC/Eric McCandlessAhead of the Monday episode, the game show announced it would be honoring the late star, who died on Sunday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. “Today’s show features a special message on behalf of everyone in the Jeopardy! family. 💜,” the show’s official Twitter page wrote, noting that the host had taped shows through December 25. “They will air as he intended, in his honor.”- Advertisement – “Alex Trebek’s courage, grace and strength inspired millions and awed those of us who knew him,” the Wheel of Fortune host, 74, tweeted. “A tremendous loss for his family, friends, co-workers and countless viewers. I was honored to be a friend and a part of his professional family for all these years. A very sad day.”White, 63, said she will “cherish the many memories” she’s shared with the late star, noting she will “always be in awe of the way he faced the battle he fought so valiantly, and I’m devastated to lose my longtime friend.”The Dancing With the Stars judge, 52, paid tribute to Trebek via Instagram, writing, “Today the light of life dims with the loss of one of the brightest lights … Alex Trebek you will be missed dearly.”The longtime television host publicly revealed in March 2019 that he suffered from stage IV pancreatic cancer.“Now, normally the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I’m gonna fight this,” he said in a YouTube video at the time. “I’m gonna keep working and with the love and support of my family and friends and with the help of your prayers also, I plan to beat the low survival rate statistics for this disease.”The Canada native detailed his battle with the disease in his memoir, The Answer Is, which was published in July.“I’ve lived a good, full life, and I’m nearing the end of it. I know that,” he wrote.Trebek is survived by his wife, Jean Currivan, and their two children, Matthew, 30, and Emily, 27.Listen to Watch With Us to hear more about your favorite shows and for the latest TV news! Gone, but not forgotten. Jeopardy! paid tribute to longtime host Alex Trebek in first show back following his death on Sunday, November 8.At the top of the Monday, November 9, episode, executive producer Mike Richards opened the show, sharing that Trebek had died at age 80 over the weekend.- Advertisement –center_img One day prior, Jeopardy! confirmed Trebek’s passing after his nearly two-year cancer fight.“Jeopardy! is saddened to share that Alex Trebek passed away peacefully at home early this morning, surrounded by family and friends,” the announcement read via Twitter. “Thank you, Alex.”Fans of the hosting legend, including Pat Sajak, Vanna White, Carrie Ann Inaba, mourned the loss of Trebek via social media.- Advertisement – “This is an enormous loss for our staff, crew, for his family, for his millions of fans. He loved this show and everything it stood for. In fact, he taped his final episodes less than two weeks ago,” Richards said, holding back tears. “He will forever be an inspiration for his constant desire to learn, his kindness and for his love of his family. We will air his final 35 episodes as they were shot. That’s what he wanted. On behalf of everyone here at Jeopardy!, thank you for everything Alex. This is Jeopardy!”last_img read more

Pula Airport opened a direct flight Stuttgart – Pula

first_imgLauda recently celebrated its first anniversary in which it sold more than 5,3 million tickets, with a capacity utilization of 94%. For the 2019/20 season, more than 6 million passengers are expected to be transported on more than 100 routes. By the way, Ryanair bought the airline Lauda from the founder Niki Lauda, ​​a Formula 1 legend, at the beginning of the year, and has 100% ownership of it. Namely, these are the new Volote lines for Bordeaux, jet2.com for Birmingham, easyJet for Amsterdam and Geneva and TUI UK for Doncester.  “Our routes succeed because we have the right offer for price-sensitive customers. In particular, with our new summer flight schedule, we will certainly increase traffic with a new route from Stuttgart”Said Andreas Gruber, CEO of LaudaMotion. Starting with this year’s summer flying season in 2019, Austria’s leading low-cost airline LaudaMotion is offering a new direct route from Stuttgart to Pula.  Flights begin on April 02, 2019, three times a week, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, until October 26, 2019.”After the historically record season of 2018, when 718.187 passengers passed through Pula Airport, we expect a solid growth of 10% this year as well, which we justify by the repeated interest of all existing companies, and some new lines are included in the flight plan.” stand out from Pula Airport. Photo: Pula Airport RELATED NEWS:last_img read more