Glendora, Donut Man Lands in Jeopardy Question

Just how famous is Glendora's Donut Man? How about a mention on Jeopardy?

Glendora and The Donut Man enjoyed a little love from Alex Trebek and company when the city and the famed doughnut shop were featured on a $1,000 question on Jeopardy Monday night.

The question:

Sometimes I get my kicks driving to Glendora to visit the acclaimed Donut Man on this route.

Check out the video to watch Glendora's brief Jeopardy spotlight and to find out the answer.

But Glendorans can can feel mighty proud, and maybe a little smarter, knowing the answer to this one.

Steven Hanson September 20, 2012 at 04:36 PM
Next to Kings Gym on Route 66...across from Peppertree. THE donut place in Glendora. Always busy and been there for decades.
Terry September 20, 2012 at 04:55 PM
Donut Man is quite literally the most famous donut shop in SoCal. I can't think of another donut shop in LA County and in the other nearby counties that has the same fame and notoriety. They may not be the tastiest donuts to everyone, but the shop itself is undoubtedly _VERY_ famous.
Cynthia House September 20, 2012 at 06:31 PM
I grew up on the donuts from this shop. I sure do miss them. Hope they stay around.
Mikey's Mom September 21, 2012 at 03:39 PM
whoot whoot! Yay Donut Man!
Janelle September 23, 2012 at 06:51 PM
About a year ago on HGTV they had a show that paid homage to the top 20 iconic best places to eat in So. Calif., not in any particular category, re breakfast, lunch, desserts, etc. & the Donut Man was on this list. I've never been there.


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