Originally Posted by Spidey-Bat
Maybe in 6-7 years you'll find a Wii U for $50. And if you do, it will either be a launch model or a gimped one like Wii's that don't have GC support should they ever release one.
If money is an issue, get a console around Black Friday when there are usually generous gift card deals at retailers. The best way to save money is on the games. Wait for B2G1 free or B1G1 50% off.
I think he meant $50 less than the current price rather than actually $50