Bob "Come On Down" Barker Announces Retirement

Bob Barker has been on TV for 50 years and he has been on the "Price is Right" for 35 years. He was won 17 Emmy Awards.

I will be 83 years old on December 12 and I've decided to retire while I'm still young.
-- Bob Barker (01923-?????) { announcing his retirement after 50 years on TV; more... } [life]

According to the Wikipedia, in 2004, Barker was inducted into the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame.

  1. ________% of Barker's career has been on the "Price is Right."

  2. Barker has won an Emmy award once every ________ years.

  3. Bob Barker will turn a century in age on 12/12/_______.


The "Goody Blog" on the last-page of the Arizona Living section of the Arizona Republic contained a quote from Bob Barker in response to how he has stayed so "amazingly spry" given his age (83): "Booze. Not actually. Well, actually, yeah. (But) not until I get home." The "Goody Blog" blogger (Billy Goodykoontz) added the following comment with respect to Barker: "No wonder he's so popular with college students."

Creator: Gerald D. Thurman []
Created: 01 November 2006

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