Contestants guess the correctness of celebrities' answers in order to win spaces in a tic-tac-toe game.
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An updated version of the classic game show. Celebrities, each sitting in a square of a giant tic-tac-toe board, are asked questions by host Tom Bergeron. Contestants must then guess whether the celebrity's answer is correct or incorrect in order to gain control of the square and hopefully get three squares in a row. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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14 September 1998 (USA)  »

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One week of shows would tape in one day which is why they could ensure the same guest for 5 "days" in a row. After each episode Tom Bergeron and the panelists would change outfits and then go tape another one. See more »

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Tom Bergeron: First, he was Prince. Then, he was The Artist Formerly Known As Prince. After that, he was simply The Artist. What is he known as now?
Simon Cowell: The Artist Who Formerly Sold Records.
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Jude Law/Pearl Jam (2010) See more »

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A hilarious, fun-filled thrill ride!
16 March 1999 | by See all my reviews

This is one terrific show! Whoopi makes a great Center Square and Tom is a totally awesome host who never fails to make people laugh. Squares 98 pulls out one surprise after another, you never know what to expect next until the next joke is cracked. Definite Emmy material! It truly is hip to be Square!


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