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A “Jeopardy” contestant named Tom gave a very unfortunate answer to a question on Friday night’s show.
A “Jeopardy” contestant named Tom gave a very unfortunate answer to a question on Friday night’s show. YouTube

Even if you are creeped out by Tom’s answer on “Jeopardy,” you have to feel sorry for the guy who obviously folded under the pressure. Right?

Unfortunately, social media didn’t think so when it heard what he said on Friday night’s show.

The answer/question, as read by Alex Trebek: “In common law, the age of this, signaling adulthood, is presumed to be 14 in boys and 12 in girls.”

We’ll just tell you right now that the correct answer was “puberty.” But, that’s not even close to what came out of Tom’s mouth.

When he gave his response, Trebek responded with a curt “No!”

Because Tom said this:

And then Twitter said this:

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