Jeopardy! is apologizing after using an inaccurate medical term in one of its clues. In a recent episode hosted by Savannah Guthrie, an incorrect and old-fashioned phrase was used to describe the condition Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, TV Insider reports.
The clue read:
Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome is also known as Grinch Syndrome because this organ is too small.
The correct answer was:
What is the heart?
However, viewers chimed in to notice the inaccuracy of the term, as POTS is not related to heart size. Some fans tweeted:
The game show's official account tweeted an apology: