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The Price is Right for Bob Barker and Drew Carey

Barker_10.7.bmpThe former and current hosts of the long-running game show “The Price is Right” are making news this morning, by giving back.

On “Good Morning America,” Bill Weir did his best Rod Roddy introducing Bob Barker to the show. Barker was on to talk about his $3 million dollar donation to the Intrepid Foundation which capped off a $60 million drive to raise money to build a traumatic brain injury center for wounded veterans. “I have always had great respect for our members of the armed forces,” Barker told Weir. “They go into the service 18 years old, 19 years old. And unfortunately, some of them are coming home crippled and maimed. My sympathy goes out to them because life is tough enough without having a handicap like that.”

Meanwhile, WebNewser reports the current host of “The Price is Right” went on CBSNews.com saying he’ll donate $1 million to Lance Armstrong’s LiveStrong Foundation, on one condition

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