Umm, this is NOT what we were expecting from TLC.
Check out the official statement (below)!
[Image via TLC.]
We must have bought several vowels, because we just sighed "oooooooh no" after watching Wheel of
There are not enough facepalms in the world for us to do right now.
"This episode was taped a few weeks ago, prior to the tragic passing of "The Fast and the Furious" actor Paul Walker."
Meanwhile Pat Sajak tweeted out his regrets about the blunder:
Feel terrible about timing of "Fast & Furious" puzzle tonight. Taped long ago & went out to 200 local stations days ago.
— Pat Sajak (@patsajak) December 3, 2013
While we understand that it was a thoughtless error, shouldn't they have just pulled the episode?
We wonder how the show will try to spin this story in the upcoming days…