Turns out a lot of people have called in to work when a beloved celebrity has passed away. Jeopardy host Alex Trebek’s health has been declining since being diagnosed and getting treatment for pancreatic cancer, and it is affecting how he is performing on the treasured game show. Davi of The Bert Show mentioned during this morning’s show that she will need some time away from work if Trebek passes, and Bert took calls from listeners to see if she should deserve a day off *if* he dies. Listen starting at 1:22 here:
I see Davi’s point. If (yes, IF, thank you, Kristin) Lady Gaga dies, I might need a whole month away from the station.