The hashtag #WhatWomenWant began to spread on Twitter. Users posted things like "a show that aims at being smart...#whatwomenwant is equal pay and bodily autonomy #sexist." And, "#whatwomenwant What is equal pay? What is the right to make my own health decisions? What is treated like a human?"
Earlier this year Alex Trebek was accused of being gender biased.
And then he said this to Fox News: "Women contestants, when it comes to a daily double, seem to want to wager because they figure, 'Oh, this is the household money, this is the grocery money, the rent money.'"
Research has suggested that women do wager less than men in the game, but we can promise you, Mr. Trebek, it isn't because they're too worried they won't be able to go grocery shopping.
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