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Is This the Luckiest Wheel of Fortune Guess Ever?

Originally posted 03/20/2014 11:00AM



This is either one of the luckiest guesses ever, or the first genuine evidence of psychic abilities we've seen.

A contestant named Emil on Wheel of Fortune's March 19 episode solved a three-word bonus round question with only two of the 12 letters revealed, which is even more impressive when you find out what the answer was.

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Watch This Woman Win $1 Million on Wheel of Fortune (VIDEO)

Wheel of Fortune Player Wins $1 Million

Originally posted 05/31/2013 02:50PM

Jackpot! And on national TV.

On Thursday night, Autumn Ernhard, 30, became the second person in the 30-year history of Wheel of Fortune to spin right and guess right – and end up with $1 million.

"I am in complete and utter shock," the animal pharmaceuticals sales representative from Laguna Niguel, Ca., told ABC News. "I'm shaking. I came here today because I love the game, I wanted to have some fun and solve some puzzles – I feel like I'm in a dream!"

In the excitement that follows her win, it sounds like she was able to solve the two-word puzzle – with only a G, an R and two Ts to go on – as "Tough Workout," "Because I work out," she said.

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Pat Sajak: I've Been Drunk on Wheel of Fortune | Pat Sajak

Pat Sajak: I've Been Drunk on Wheel of Fortune

Originally posted 01/26/2012 11:00AM

Ever wonder why Pat Sajak has unending enthusiasm toward the purchase of a vowel?

Turns out, margaritas have something to do with it.

The host of the long-running game show Wheel of Fortune says that back in the day, he and Vanna White occasionally had a drink – or six – while working on the show.

When asked by Dan Le Batard of Dan Le Batard Is Highly Questionable, which airs on ESPN 2, if he ever hosted the show while intoxicated, Sajak, 65, came clean.

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Wheel of Fortune Miracle Win: Is it Believable?

Originally posted 11/08/2010 07:30PM



Wheel of Fortune contestant Caitlin Burke had a good feeling – and she went with it.

In a shocking win, Burke solved a seven-word, 27-letter phrase puzzle with the help of just one apostrophe and the letter 'L.'

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