“Wheel of Fortune” could also be family-friendly, however Pat Sajak has sparked a lot controversy over time on and off the present. In 2016, he tweeted, “I now consider world warming alarmists are unpatriotic racists knowingly deceptive for their very own ends. Good night time,” per CBS. He later stated he was “joking” however a few of his jokes have been fairly off-color to downright impolite. Sajak as soon as made enjoyable of a contestant’s speech obstacle on the present and instructed one other participant that his story about his toe being minimize off was “essentially the most pointless story ever instructed.” Maybe his decades-long years on “Wheel of Fortune” has made Sajak drained and a bit grumpy.
With Ryan Seacrest’s huge internet hosting and interviewing expertise, we expect he’ll have the grace and finesse to deal with being the brand new host of “Wheel of Fortune.” He simply celebrated his nineteenth anniversary internet hosting “On Air with Ryan Seacrest” and he clearly loves what he does. Whereas on “The Kelly Clarkson Present,” he revealed that he was requested to be one of many judges on “American Idol” however auditioned to be the host as a substitute. “See, the issue is, I am like on auto-host on a regular basis, so I do not know if I would have the ability to sit behind the desk and simply give suggestions,” he shared. In the meantime, Sajak simply works 4 days out of the month, in line with Outkick. Hey, should you do not use it, you lose it and Seacrest is certainly utilizing his expertise.