Desperate times call for desperate measures. If you're a comedy writer finding yourself on Jeopardy with no chance of winning there are two options: You can go gentle into that sweet night, or you can make a joke out of it.
Ari Voukydis knew all was lost. Jennifer had an insurmountable lead and he had no clue "Alfred Nobel" was the final answer. So he risked some of his fleeting dough and bet on, well, himself.
Maybe this was a question of self-exploration. Do any of us really know who we are? Who is this handsome gentleman? Wow ... deep Ari.