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Offline Casey

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Re: Simple Questions & Answers Thread
« Reply #60 on: September 17, 2017, 02:20:10 PM »
Most of us know that he focuses more on the comedy aspect of the show.
You really must watch a different show than I do.  Other than the April Fool's special episodes, I can't think of anything in recent years that was done specifically for comedy values.

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Re: Simple Questions & Answers Thread
« Reply #61 on: September 17, 2017, 02:50:44 PM »
In an interview with Mike Richard on youtube, the interviewer asks him if they have retired any games since he has taken over or recently and he says no.
At least Make Your Mark, Clearance Sale, and Step Up all fit this criteria, and I strongly suspect Credit Card does as well. Barker's Bargain Bar and Check Game were essentially retired for years (particularly the former), and 3 Strikes teetered rather close to it given what happened in Season 37.

I will probably get bashed, but with the number of losses in games such as TTM and PTR, I doubt Richards will ever retire them.
I assure you that more than a few around here are in full agreement with you, particularly since Pay the Rent was initially never meant to be won.

Most of us know that he focuses more on the comedy aspect of the show.
As Casey stated, not quite. He seems more focused on the "BIG PRIZE" mentality (see, again, Pay the Rent).
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Re: Simple Questions & Answers Thread
« Reply #62 on: November 09, 2017, 03:33:12 PM »
I have quick question.  I seem to remember a long time ago I was watching an episode of TPIR and saw that they offered a hoveround in Double Prices.  I think it was during the early 2000's.  Is this true?

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Re: Simple Questions & Answers Thread
« Reply #63 on: November 09, 2017, 03:37:24 PM »
I'm not sure about that occurrence but I seem to believe they had offered one on Race Game sometime around 2006/2007.

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Re: Simple Questions & Answers Thread
« Reply #64 on: November 09, 2017, 04:05:45 PM »
I remember one being offered in Pushover during season 31.