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‘Jeopardy!’ GOAT winner Ken Jennings is the ‘greatest of all time’

Who is Ken Jennings? Answer: The greatest “Jeopardy!” player of all time. Jennings defeated legendary champs James Holzhauer and Brad Rutter in the storied game show’s first-ever Greatest of All Time — or GOAT — tournament on Tuesday night. “It has taken 15 years for Ken Jennings to finally answer the question, ‘Is he as good as he appeared to be in his great run on ‘Jeopardy!’?’ ” crowed beloved host Alex Trebek as he handed Jennings the trophy. A 45-year-old software engineer turned author from Seattle, Jennings also walked away with the grand prize of $1 million. That brings his total earnings to a whopping $4,370,700 over 15 years. Each contestant in the GOAT showdown was picked for his record-setting perfor ...