Two contestants on “Wheel of Fortune” missed out on a giant journey once they determined to guess probably the most occasionally used letters to unravel a puzzle.
The present is having its “Girlfriends Getaway” week, providing journeys to ladies who carry out effectively in common play. On Thursday evening’s episode, greatest associates Marleta Robinson and Nancy Krol have been extremely near profitable an $11,772 journey to Costa Rica once they made the daring transfer to guess the letter “Q.”
Not solely is Q not often used as a guess on “Wheel of Fortune” because it usually has to accompany a U in most English phrases, however the puzzle that the ladies have been attempting to unravel didn’t actually have room for a Q.
When the women made their guess, the puzzle learn: “E _ _TIC – AND – C _ L _ R _ _ L – BIRDS.”
Due to this fact, the one logical place for a Q would create “EQUTIC” or “C_L_RQUL,” neither of that are phrases in English. Consequently, Robinson and Krol’s opponents got an opportunity to unravel the puzzle and accurately guessed, “EXOTIC AND COLORFUL BIRDS.” The transfer received them a visit and price Robinson and Krol a shot on the bonus spherical.
Fortuitously for the duo’s friendship, they nonetheless walked away from the sport with $7,300, in accordance with Yahoo Entertainment. So a visit isn’t out of the query for them. They’ll probably have to go on a little bit of a getaway after the sport provided that a number of viewers took to Twitter to roast them on their option to guess Q.
“Precisely what phrase was she pondering of when she referred to as a Q 🤔 #WheelOfFortune,” one user mocked.
“the place the hell did she assume a “Q” was gonna go??? #wheeloffortune,” another user asked.
“The one time you’d guess “Q” is a when blood vessel bursts in your mind and it’s the very last thing you say earlier than you collapse and die. #wheeloffortune,” a fourth user wrote.