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Couple Who Lost $800,000 on Million Dollar Drop with Correct Answer Will Get a Second Chance

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Daily Mail: On Monday, Gabe Okoye and Brittany Mayt lost $800,000 on the Fox game show Million Dollar Drop.


When asked which was sold first and offered the options Macintosh computer, Sony Walkman or Post-it notes, the couple - mostly driven by Mr Okoye - decided on Post-Its.

To their horror, they were told it was the wrong answer - but it later turned out that it was the game show that was in error.

After their plight became the subject of an Internet uproar - and a minor public relations disaster for Fox - the network has decided that it will give the couple a second chance.

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Anonymous December 25, 2010, 11:16 AM

Unless the producers actually went to the couple’s bank and took out the money then, no, they didn’t lose it. Money on a gameshow isn’t ‘yours’ until you’ve actually won and been handed the cheque.

I do think it’s silly to ‘give them another chance’ though. They got the right answer, they should be given the money.

sheaanff March 14, 2011, 4:28 AM


xxxin March 17, 2011, 2:35 PM


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