Information that former “Jeopardy!” govt producer Mike Richards was fired made headlines Tuesday, and nobody is happier than former champ James Holzhauer.
The contestant expressed his satisfaction for all of the world to see in a sequence of jovial tweets.
“Do I believe Mike Richards’s podcast feedback have been applicable for well mannered society? No. However did he deserve the good thing about the doubt for the job he did operating Jeopardy? Additionally no,” Holzhauer wrote.
He then adopted his tweet with a GIF of the scene from “The Wizard of Oz” the place the munchkins sing, “Ding-Dong! The Witch is Useless.”
Richards, 46, was below hearth for his previous sexist feedback and he was subsequently fired from internet hosting “Jeopardy!” final week.
On Tuesday, a press release despatched to the workers of “Jeopardy!” and “Wheel of Fortune” from Suzanne Prete, a Sony Photos Tv govt, was obtained by The Publish.
“I’m writing to let you understand that Mike will not be serving as EP of Wheel and Jeopardy! efficient instantly. We had hoped that when Mike stepped down from the host place at Jeopardy! it will have minimized the disruption and inner difficulties we have now all skilled these previous couple of weeks. That clearly has not occurred,” the memo learn.
Recreation present followers took to Twitter to precise their pleasure over Richards’ exit. “About time. Sony has completely botched this complete course of. Dragged out a disaster for much longer than it wanted to be,” one consumer mentioned.
One other fan chimed in, “In order that Mike Richards man is fired from Jeopardy so we will all return to not having heard of him.”