January 13th - January 20th, 2013
Text by: Jim Williams
installment of the "Dumb Answer of the Week" we go to Contestants' Row
for a couple of one-bids that will make you scratch your head courtesy
of the Friday, January 11th episode of "The Price is Right". Alright,
fellas? Let's see the first item up for bids on "The Bid Is Wrong"!
some beach equipment including chairs, coolers, towels and an umbrella.
Considering this is an item up for bids, one would assume this has to
cost a few hundred bucks.
Rosa. She just got called to "Come on Down" and gets to bid first on the
As you can
no doubt see by the image above she clearly has no idea what she was
thinking. One would be lucky to get the towels for $52 in this economy.
To be fair, I have a feeling that Rosa might have been doing her beach
gear shopping from a fine off retail outlet like...
Hey, I hear
they have a great deal on insurance markers.
It's a nice
stainless steel designer watch as modeled by George Gray. Again, not a
dazzling watch on the surface, but surely worth a few hundred at least.
Creagan who just got the call to Contestants' Row. What do you suppose
sheepishly wishes him good luck right after confirming his bid.
To be fair,
two of the bids for this item really made no sense at all. Allison is
the lady in the yellow position who bid $150. When was the last time an
item up for bid went for $150? The early 1970's, if at all?