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Match Game

Game show of the 1970's and 1980's hosted by Gene Rayburn, where contestants must match celebrities including Brett Somers, Charles Nelson Reilly, and Richard Dawson. Contestants match celebrities by filling in the blanks of stories. For instance "He's so dumb (Audience: "How dumb is he?") he thought his teacher was a _____." Contestants had two chances to get up to 6 matches, the contestant with the most matches wins and goes on to play for up to $10,000 ($20,000 Match Game PM 1978).

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