THE Chase viewers were left in hysterics after a contestant made an outrageous claim about Facebook.
Host of the ITV show Bradley Walsh asked the remaining two contestants what year the social networking site graced the internet – and their guess couldn’t have been more wrong.
The Chase fans were left in hysterics over contestant Lynn’s claim about Facebook[/caption]
In the last 10 minutes of this evening’s episode, Bradley asked the pair: “In what decade was Facebook launched?”
Arthur let his teammate Lynn answer and she confidently replied: “The eighties.”
A serious Bradley corrected her the right answer and said: “Two thousands.”
The contestant looked in shock as she realised just how wrong she got it.
Host Bradley Walsh corrected Lynn’s guess[/caption]
Lynn pulled a funny face when she got the answer wrong[/caption]
The social networking site, founded by Mark Zuckerberg, was released to the public for use a whopping seventeen years ago on February 4 2004.
And many fans flocked to Twitter to share their amusement the contestants wild guess.
One wrote: “#thechase Facebook launched in the 1980s !!!! Wtf lol.”
A second said: “Lady on the chase just said Facebook was created in the 80s #TheChase.”
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A third joked: “I know Facebook is old but it’s not that old #TheChase.”
A fourth added: “I can remember Facebook back in the 80s when it was printed on glossy paper… #TheChase.”
Watch the next episode of The Chase on ITV tomorrow evening at 5pm.