David Letterman used to have a bit in which Wheel of Fortune contestants were spotted all the letters in his name except one, and still couldn’t solve the puzzle. This appears to be worse.
If Alex Trebek hosted Wheel of Fortune, he would have clowned this contestant until the credits rolled pic.twitter.com/6WYyZSW9NA
— Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) March 22, 2017
My favorite part is Pat Sajak’s sad, reproachful response: a simple “Noo.”
A expected, Twitter went ape over this.
Contestant on wheel of fortune just tried to solve the puzzle with "streetcar naKed desire" and I want to die for him.
— jonny🐼 (@MURRmaidman4) March 21, 2017
— Timohthy Jay (@TimothyJ44) March 22, 2017
The contestant’ name, reportedly, is Kevin. But how great woould it be to be Lisa just then?
— Erin Violette (@ErinViolette) March 22, 2017
But let us not forget Julian, from April, 2014, who blew this clue. He also couldn’t pronounce Achilles.