just in case

But just in case, the producers at a recent taping had the show’s host, the comedian Kevin Pollak, and the contestant tape some fake endings to be inserted into the broadcast if the child subsequently answered a question wrong. In doing so, they were able to capture the young participant giving an aw-shucks response to a supposed wrong answer — rather than, say, breaking down in tears — as his parents joined him onstage, and the audience applauded with a resounding show of support.

- Oh, Just Answer the Question Honey