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Poetic justice: Mum funnels £100 into claw machine to win single Dumbo teddy for her kid

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> It should be pretty obvious that if they weren't rigged they wouldn't be economical.

Bullshit. The toys cost peanuts - < £1 each. One in 5 wins would make plenty of profit for the arcade.

If these places weren't so rigged more people would come in. Instead its drunks and druggies trying to get out the rain/cold and the owners wonder why they're not making any money.

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