In January 2008, Matt Ottinger became a meme on The Game Show Forum, with his name used in much the same way as Chuck Norris' name.
- QuizBusters (1989-present)
- QB Jr.
Matt has also been a contestant on several game shows.
- Sale of the Century (1985, syndicated)
- Jeopardy! (2004, during Ken Jennings' run; Ottinger was ahead at the end of Round 1 and had a chance to win the game, but ended up falling short)