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Eamonn Go Holmes

by | 10th, November 2006

Pity poor Éamonn Holmes.

The Irishman is a fixture on British television, a colorful presenter and personality who’s moved from the news desk to quiz shows, and been splashed across the tabloids because of tiffs with his morning show co-host and romantic traumas as he waits for his marriage to be annulled.

He’s so popular in the UK, he’s even published his autobiography and been parodied in Viz, because he’s fat and likes to eat pies (that’s a British thing).

This season was supposed to be Éamonn Holmes’ greatest yet. He would host his own game show in the USA. In prime time! Éamonn Holmes had dreams of becoming the next Anne Robinson. Or Gordon Elliott. Or Johnny Vaughan. Or… Ross King!

His show, The Rich List, debuted on Fox last Wednesday night. Alas, it did a miserable 1.5 rating, pulling in only about four

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