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Longtime ‘It’s Academic’ Host Mac McGarry Dies At 87

A local TV icon has passed away. Mac McGarry, the longtime host of local quiz show “It’s Academic,” has died.

12/12/2013

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Host Of ‘It’s Academic’ Quiz Show In D.C. Retiring

The host of the world’s longest-running TV quiz show in which teams of high school students in the Washington area compete against each other says he is retiring.

11/03/2011