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‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer once failed a college class

Winning “Jeopardy” for 32 straight episodes seems easy for James Holzhauer. Wearing dress shoes, not so much. The 34-year-old, who has racked up a whopping $2,462,216 so far, geared up for the show by practicing his buzzer skills. But “the biggest thing he learned [was] … that his shoes were uncomfortable,” said James’ brother, Ian. “He’s not accustomed to formal shoes, so he got insoles. “James’ last formal job was at Brown’s Chicken serving fried chicken at 16,” Ian added. “Since that time he’s kind of skipped that entire phase of life where you work in an office and have a boss.” Looks like it paid off. James’ success has taken the world by storm. Tom Brady tweeted that he would eat a strawberry — ...
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