The Things We Do For Hannah Montana!

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What lengths would you go through to obtain tickets to a sold-out Hannah Montana concert besides paying $1,000 for the tickets?

We think this dad gets the award (and the tickets) for the most effort. Jody Powell hung on to a 12ft. statue of Hannah Montana for almost six days (and nights) to win tickets to a sold-out Hannah Montana concert in Tampa, Florida.

The competition, sponsored by a radio station in Florida, challenged the contestants to place a hand on a 400-pound statue of Hannah Montana. The person who lasted the longest was declared the winner.

Twelve contestants started the competition on Nov 8th. They were allowed to take 12-minute breaks every three hours and were given food and water. They were not allowed to listen to music, read books or talk on the cell phone.

By Wednesday, Nov 14th, only two contestants remained. By the afternoon, the other contestant became distracted and let go, making Jody the grand prize winner of four free tickets to the concert. He also won $5,000 and passes to go backstage to meet the star, which he shared with the other contestant. He did all this for his 7-year old stepdaughter who is also called Hannah. Way to go dad!

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893 Comments
  • gucciham22
    gucciham22Monday, April 8, 2019 at 1:20 pm
    cool
    • Hanna MontanaThursday, March 28, 2019 at 9:33 am
      I love Hanna Montana! shes the best!!!
      • KIMBERWednesday, December 5, 2018 at 10:00 am
        I watch the show
        • bbuThursday, November 29, 2018 at 7:00 am
          i agree with cool44 she isn't that good
          • DemaMonday, November 19, 2018 at 5:32 pm
            Those are expensive tickets
            • cool44Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:00 am
              cool but weird how will pay that much LOL she isn't that good
              • nicoleskyes32
                nicoleskyes32Friday, November 2, 2018 at 9:44 am
                yoo, that is soooo weird.
                • thatredheadxd
                  thatredheadxdFriday, November 2, 2018 at 6:51 am
                  Yo, that is so weird.... holding on to a statue for about six days?! Not worth it.
                  • hba2069
                    hba2069Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 8:47 pm
                    Whoop Whoop
                    • ajg16
                      ajg16Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 8:06 pm
                      Wow those tickets were $1,000 dollars each? Absolutely ridiculous.