All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘wheel of fortune’

Wheel of Fortune Contestant Solves Puzzle with One Letter Showing, Sets Winnings Record

When people are talking about ‘what happened on Wheel of Fortune last night’, it’s likely due to someone failing pretty hard. It happens a lot. Honestly, there’s not much on TV more infuriating than a terrible Wheel of Fortune player. Why the hell did you buy a vowel … you were going to solve it anyway … This time, it’s …

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Pat Sajak Can’t Take It, Walks Off “Wheel” Set

Pat Sajak has seen some doozies when it comes to Wheel of Fortune fails. I mean, the guy has been hosting the same show since 1981. Let’s face it, when a game involves words and phrases, people will bungle it every now and then. But Pat Sajak may have witnessed some world-class silliness on an episode of Wheel of Fortune …

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Pat Sajak Loses It, Walks Off “Wheel Of Fortune”

Pat Sajak has surely heard many a ridiculous answer in the decades that he has been hosting Wheel of Fortune. I mean, people are silly, crazy, and sometimes just plain stupid. But, on Monday night’s episode, things got out of hand and just seemed to be too much to handle for the TV game show veteran. When a phrase was …

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Pat Sajak Skeptical About Global Warming, Vents On Twitter

Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak ignited a Twitter backlash on Tuesday after posting about global warming alarmists on Monday night. The tweet read, “I now believe global warming alarmists are unpatriotic racists knowingly misleading for their own ends. Good night.” The tweet got several responses, some from Sajak’s supporters, and other from bashers. One response was from Michael E. …

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Wheel of Fortune Contestant Loses Chance at $1 Million in Embarrassing Way

It’s tough watching a Wheel of Fortune contestant struggle to complete a puzzle when the answer is painfully obvious. Watching a contestant miss out on a prize because he can’t properly pronounce the words in an already completed puzzle is a different story altogether. Unfortunately for a college student on Friday night’s episode of the popular game show, he found …

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‘Wheel Of Fortune’ Contestant Solves Bonus Round With Only 2 Letters On First Try, Wins $45,000

For ‘Wheel of Fortune’ contestant Emil, two letters are all he needs to solve a twelve-letter conundrum and win $45,000. In the final round of the game show, which aired Wednesday, the board showed a three-word phrase: the first word had three letters, the second had four, and the last had five. In this round, the game provided contestants with …

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“Wheel Of Fortune” Win Not The First Crazy Guess

“Wheel Of Fortune” has had some lucky guesses in the past, but for the most part, the show has done a good job of stumping its contestants. The bonus round, especially, seems to rarely have a winner; however, that’s exactly where Emil–who competed on an episode earlier this week–was able to shine. Emil was given a three-word phrase to figure …

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Wheel of Fortune’s Lucky Guess Winner

“You’re a very good puzzle solver, but this looks tough to me.” Last night on Wheel of Fortune, a contestant named Emil had nothing to lose. He took an educated guess. Fortunately, that guess proved to be the right one. It happened in the Bonus Round after Emil beat two other contestants in the main game. In the Bonus Round, …

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Alex Trebek: Does He Have a Gender Obsession?

Some people think Alex Trebek, long-time host of the television game show Jeopardy, is slightly obsessed with gender. March 3-7 was 1990s Week on Jeopardy, part a four week Battle of the Decades series the show is billing as “a tournament 30 years in the making.” Jeopardy brought back various 1990s champions throughout the week, and Trebek’s opening comments on …

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Wheel Of Fortune Apologizes For Fast & Furious Puzzle

Wheel of Fortune and the host of the show, Pat Sajak, have issued apologies, via Twitter, for the puzzle that appeared on Monday night’s show with the answer of Fast and Furious. The puzzle aired only two days after Paul Walker’s tragic death, and the show says it was an “unfortunate coincidence” that it would air during the same week. …

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Amazing “Wheel Of Fortune” Win: Could You Do It With 1 Letter?

A viral video has popped back up on the web after over two years, and the subject says she’d love to take another shot at the show that made her a sensation, if they’ll have her. 26-year old Caitlin Burke was a contestant on “Wheel of Fortune” in 2010 when she got the chance of a lifetime: to solve a …

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