NEWS OF THE WEIRD

Ball-toss for a Banana

Posted

In April, Henry Gribbohm, 30, admitted he'd blown his $2,600 life savings trying to win an Xbox at a rigged ball-toss game at a Manchester, N.H., carnival, lamenting to WBZ-TV, "For once in my life, I happened to become that sucker." Gribbohm complained to the operator, but got only a large stuffed banana as consolation. However, when news broke, an Internet website took up a collection and bought the banana from him for $2,600. o

No comments on this story | Add your comment
Please log in or register to add your comment
 
Download our dojax app
What do you think? Browse
Do you think the pension deal is good for Jacksonville?
Post your review here …