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Two main cities of local TV market get mentioned on 'Jeopardy!'

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A recent edition of "Jeopardy!" that was broadcast by WALA-TV and other TV stations this past Wednesday, May 7th, had references to both Mobile, Alabama and Pensacola, Florida as part of its first round of gameplay (WALA-TV serves both Mobile and Pensacola as part of their TV market).

The reference to Mobile was about its Mardi Gras* celebrations dating back to 1703 while as the reference to Pensacola was about it being "the birthplace of naval aviation".

*French for Fat Tuesday

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