publication date: Saturday, March 18, 2017 (part of Spring 2017)

category: Television

clue: Paternity tests reveal that this famously married daytime talk-show host IS the father of a slew of bottom-feeding imitators that serve up the misery and classlessness of their guests for a rowdy audience.

explanation: Povich, married to CBS journalist Connie Chung, has long hosted Maury, an often-imitated talk show whose recurring features include paternity tests ("you ARE the father"). more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, and Jesse King


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