Man loses life savings trying to win Xbox 360 Kinect at carnival

A 30-year-old man named Henry Gribbohm managed to lose his life savings, $2,600, by trying to win an Xbox 360 Kinect on a carnival game called Tubs of Fun.

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Snookies121967d ago





xHeavYx1967d ago

30 years old and only has $2,600 of lifetime savings? Not surprised he lost it all

RmanX10001967d ago

More like... Tubs of Dumb!!!
Don't kill me.

Arai1967d ago

Microsoft's grip on the UK is so strong people burn their life savings to get Kinect :P

Snookies121967d ago (Edited 1967d ago )

Lol! You'd think he would have stopped once he'd exceed the cost of just going to the store and buying one... :\

Hellsvacancy1967d ago

You mean the US, us brits are dumb but not that dumb

hiredhelp1967d ago

Im a Brit and my freinds who in turn own eaither PS3 or PC Gamer.
Please don't assume we all love MS cos simply not the case never will be the case.

mcstorm1967d ago

Whats this got to do with the UK? If anything the UK is more mixed than any other country on our technology.

The only thing the UK is mad on is Football and as for some reason people in the UK cant see any other sport even though there are better ones to support in this country.

itani1967d ago

You do realise this wasn't in the UK.....

The Meerkat1967d ago

It is obviously not the UK, the sun is shining.

Oh and we don't use dollars

Arai1967d ago

Yeah my bad, I wasn't fully awake when I wrote that.
Plus UK sales was stuck in my mind after reading it.

Nevertheless I still can't stop laughing how this went down.

./facepalm would indeed be in place lol

Themba761967d ago

I thought the brits more of
ps3 land and the U.S is xbox land

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MasterCornholio1967d ago

Silly casual.


Motorola RAZR i

Aceman181967d ago

only a retard would do something this stupid for a camera SMDH.

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