Of all the weeks to award the prize of a tour of the Washington D.C. monuments, this is probably the worst.
Wheel of Fortune giving away trip to DC monuments during govt shutdown. #prerecorded
— Jeremy Hobson (@jeremyhobson) October 2, 2013
watching Wheel of Fortune & they gave away a trip to DC to all the National Monuments. Too bad they're all closed… #governmentshutdown
— Kalie Jay (@kalie_jay) October 2, 2013
Of course, these shows are all recorded weeks in advance. Let’s hope the winner wasn’t arrested by the police for trying to claim his prize.