He lost. He was ahead 14,000 to 10,000. The answer was something along the lines of:
This company's 400,000 white collar seasonal workers work for only four months a year.
His question: What is Fed Ex.
The other's (and correct answer: What is H&R Block.
Her answer came up first, and she wagered just enough to get to $14,001.
His came up, and the audience just gasped in disbelief. But hell, he won over 2.5 MILLION dollars. The IRS is probably quite happy