'Matress Mack' Makes Another Bad Bet
Updated: Tuesday, February 4 2014, 05:29 AM CST
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HOUSTON, Tx. -- It happened again...The Texas furniture store owner who lost hundreds of thousands of dollars asking fans to pick who would represent the AFC and the NFC in the Super Bowl ad made another bad bet.
This time, "Mattress Mack" told customers if the Seahawks won, he'd refund their purchase provided they spent at least $6,000. Seattle of course won and now "Mack" is stuck with a $7 million bill.
He says he did not have an insurance policy on "pigskin promotion," but is still thrilled that the Seahawks won.
A few weeks ago, the furniture store owner almost $700,000 on a promotional free furniture giveaway to 100 customers guessed correctly the winners of the AFC and NFC championship games.
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