This sore loser made his game show exit highly memorable
If you have to go, you might as well go with style, which is presumably the thinking behind this extraordinary exit by a losing contestant on Australia’s “Hard Quiz”.
A contestant on an Australian game show just made the best losing exit ever. pic.twitter.com/XS708qWLtP
— Rae Earl (@RaeEarl) September 23, 2019
It’s fair to say that he’s not the most gracious loser we’ve ever seen, and we can’t imagine that staying off the cutting-room floor in most countries, but we have to tip our hats to him for the memorable moment.
Here he is, looking like the picture of reason before he threw away his shot.
Four brave contestants put themselves under the #HardQuiz spotlight for a chance to win @nonstoptom's Big Brass Mug. Tonight's expert topics: Strictly Ballroom, the Australian Light Horse, the Bee Gees and Breaking Bad. Starts now! pic.twitter.com/5lVtk85AWN
— ABC TV + iview (@ABCTV) September 18, 2019
Far from offending people, his relatable gesture has made him into a bit of a hero.
Me leaving work https://t.co/KWXLqCjuUV
— Megs 🐾 (@_megsrb) September 23, 2019
— David Shaw (@DavidShaw91) September 23, 2019
Gotta love the Aussies. https://t.co/TzGUVRwzGt
— Paudgie O'Rourke (@PaudgieORourke) September 23, 2019
One person mused on whether it could happen on another popular quiz.
It would never happen on Pointless https://t.co/3VNn3AYuIi
— Hulme Labour (@LabourHulme) September 23, 2019
We disagree. We could totally imagine Alexander Armstrong leaving like that.
Source: Rae Earl Image: ABC TV, Rae Earl
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