Returning Jeopardy! champ Sarah Jett Rayburn has gone viral for two wrong answers on the gameshow. After answering a Final Jeopardy question incorrectly - supplying the response of "General Grant" - she took an unprecedented step: explaining her reasoning.
I was afraid that, you know, Grant seemed safer, you know what I mean? And I thought — well, anyway, I’m sorry!
Host Alex Trebek added:
Ladies and gentlemen, you have just witnessed something that never happens on our program: an explanation of why the contestant wrote down what they did.
Watch that clip below.
Rayburn also gave a wrong answer that made iconic singer Chaka Khan trend on Twitter. Watch the mix-up ensue: