Buzz·Posted on Jul 25, 2013When Betting On The Royal Baby Goes WrongOne company ordered 5,000 commemorative plates. For the princess of Cambridge.by Chris Stokel-WalkerBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Betting on the royal baby was a hot market a week ago - including bets on a royal princess. blu.stb.s-msn.com / Via now.msn.com Alexandra, Charlotte, and Diana were the favourites... thedrum.com And for good reason: back in March someone thought they heard Kate Middleton say she was having a daughter... cdn.ph.upi.com Which was then widely reported. assets.nydailynews.com!/img/httpImage/image.jpg_gen So it made sense for one company to order 5,000 commemorative princess plates, right? wholesaleclearance.co.uk Wrong. sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net Via telegraph.co.uk Suddenly that bet doesn't look as smart. wholesaleclearance.co.uk 5,000 plates is A LOT. Especially when they're wrong. cfnewsads.thomasnet.com So after you smash a bunch of them in anger... Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF tumblr.com You try and make a little money back by selling 50 of them at a time for £150. Maybe this clown might be interested. edp24.co.uk!image/2228071827.jpg_gen The end. If you're a clown, you can pick up your own commemorative plates here.