Norm McDonald must be so pleased with himself right now. Last night, a Jeopardy! contestant named Talia Lavin finally did what the world's been waiting to see since the 90s and made Alex Trebek say "Turd Ferguson" by way of her Final Jeopardy answer: “What is the Love Ballad of Turd Ferguson?”
The name, of course, comes from a 1996 Saturday Night Live sketch in which Norm McDonald as Burt Reynolds changes his name on his podium from Burt to Turd Ferguson... because it's funny.
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The question that we have to assume she did not know the answer to was: "This song from a 1999 animated film about censorship had a word censored from its Oscar performance."
The answer is "What is 'Blame Canada' from South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut. Still, guesing correctly couldn't have felt as good as bringing SNL's version of Trebek and real life-Trebek that much closer together.
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Jeremy Glass is a writer for Thrillist and wouldn't mind hearing Trebek utter the phrase "The Penis Mightier."