'Three-way dollar tie! How about that?!': Watch a 'Price is Right' first
EUGENE, Ore. (KVAL) - When you spin the big wheel on "The Price is Right," the goal of the game is:
Come as close to $1 as possible, without going over - but still besting your opponents.
Contestant 1 spun a 35. A 65 on the second spin put her at a dollar.
Contestant 2 spun a 50.
And another 50.
The crowd and contestants went wild.
"Let's have a three-way tie on the dollar," host Drew Carey said.
Contestant 3 spun a 30.
Then she spun again.
"Looking for a three-way tie on the dollar," Carey said. "This just might happen."
The wheel came to rest on 70.
"Three-way tie! Three-way tie!" Carey said as the contestants celebrated. "Three-way dollar tie! How about that?!"
"You each get $1,000," Carey explained, "and you each get one bonus spin of the wheel. No matter what happens, the highest number goes on to the showcase."
On the bonus spin ...
Contestant 1 spun a 70.
Contestant 2 spun an 80.
Contestant 3 spun a 55.
And the world watched an amazing moment from "The Price is Right" go viral.