I'm really intrigued by why he's getting the bad press. This is by no means a new strategy, at least once a week there is usually one contestant who does the category jumping/daily-double hunting. I hated it then and continue to hate how he does it now, but he is far from the first to do it.
"I'm afraid I don't understand. And also afraid that I do."
Two guys with basically the same name in a discussion about a character getting cloned.
There's gotta be a good joke in here somewhere.