//‘Wheel of Fortune’ contestants guess hardly ever used letter to unravel a puzzle, leaving followers confused

‘Wheel of Fortune’ contestants guess hardly ever used letter to unravel a puzzle, leaving followers confused

Two contestants on “Wheel of Fortune” missed out on a giant journey after they determined to guess one of the crucial sometimes 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 night time’s episode, finest pals Marleta Robinson and Nancy Krol had been extremely near profitable an $11,772 journey to Costa Rica after they made the daring transfer to guess the letter “Q.”

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Not solely is Q hardly ever used as a guess on “Wheel of Fortune” because it sometimes has to accompany a U in most English phrases, however the puzzle that the ladies had been making an attempt to unravel didn’t actually have room for a Q.

Vanna White, a South Carolina native, and Pat Sajak, co-hosts of the television show "Wheel of Fortune" greet the crowd on the set in North Charleston, S.C., Saturday, Jan. 12, 2007.

Vanna White, a South Carolina native, and Pat Sajak, co-hosts of the tv present “Wheel of Fortune” greet the gang on the set in North Charleston, S.C., Saturday, Jan. 12, 2007.
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When the women made their guess, the puzzle learn: “E _ _TIC – AND – C _ L _ R _ _ L – BIRDS.”

Subsequently, 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.

Thankfully for the duo’s friendship, they nonetheless walked away from the sport with $7,300, based on Yahoo Entertainment. So a visit isn’t out of the query for them. They’ll possible must go on a little bit of a getaway after the sport on condition that a number of viewers took to Twitter to roast them on their option to guess Q.

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“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.

“q?? Q!!?? I wager these two aren’t pals anymore after that video games. #WheelOfFortune,” a third user joked.

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“The one time you’ll 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.