EPISODE #6070: WHEEL WAS HERE
$1K Tossup: ON THE MAP
_ _ E / _ R E _ _ H
_ _ A R _ _ _
Anisa locates THE FRENCH QUARTER in New Orleans. Both women on this panel have the same job…
Anisa Hunter: Air Force member like her hubby of 25 yrs. from Northport, AL (recently moved from HI and was born in Lindsay, OK)
Kenny Hunt: 9th grade English teacher and sports coach from Chicago
Sara Valdez: A.F. vet for 6 yrs. and sales/marketing worker from Seattle (orig. from CHI)
$2K Tossup: RHYME TIME
S _ I N N _ _ G
_ N D / W _ _ _ I _ G
Anisa will be SPINNING AND (hopefully) WINNING big in this game.
FEATURED TRIP: Hilton Orlando w/ $1K credit to any Orlando attraction from undercovertourist.com worth $7,887 (BTW, I’m going to Orlando this Christmas!)
Round 1: PHRASE
She’s off and running w/ three T’s for $1,800, an E, an L for that FL trip, a W for the eBags gift tag, and four O’s, but next is L for loss of turn. Second, Kenny BANKRUPTS next to TD. Third, Sara calls up a $900 P but his the MDW’s right side. Anisa then lights up a $650 G and three R’s for another $2,400, then we have…
P _ T / _ O _ R / B E S T
_ O O T / _ O R W _ R _
…she says “PUT YOUR BEST FOOT FORWARD” for a total of $14,237 cash & prizes.
SOLE DUD: L (Anisa)
BANKRUPTS: 2 (opposition)
Anisa: $17,237 cash & prizes/Others: $0 each
Mystery Round: QUOTATION
A $2,100 trio of N’s gets Kenny started, but that’s taken right back by the other normal BANKRUPT. Second, Sara FPs two D’s, buys two A’s, lights up a $900 T and a $500 R, and buys twin O’s and I’s, but the same BANKRUPT gets her to the tune of $1,650. Third, Anisa picks up the WC and 1/2 CAR near the pink $900 w/ S and M respectively, buys quad E’s to clean out the vowels, and inserts three G’s for $1,950. We now have…
I / D O / N O T
_ I _ E / G R E E N
E G G S / A N D / _ A M
…she exactly recites “I DO NOT LIKE GREEN EGGS AND HAM” for $2,700.
BANKRUPTS: 2 (opponents)
Anisa: $19,937 cash & prizes WC/Others: $0 each
PP/Express Round: THING
Sara starts her possible comeback w/ three T’s for $1,500, two E’s, a $650 N, an A, and three I’s, followed by a P for the other 1/2 CAR, the other two vowels, three R’s for $2,400, a $2,700 S trio, a $650 Q and a $600 W to complete the board…
P R I S T I N E
T U R Q U O I S E
W A T E R S
…she wins her first $7,750 and a hotwire trip to the Grand Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa in the DOMINICAN REPUBLIC worth $6,950.
Sara: $14,700 cash & D.R./Anisa: $19,937 cash & prizes WC/Kenny: BAD LUCK
$3K Tossup: FOOD & DRINK
_ H _ _ R Y
_ O _ A T _ _ S
Kenny gets some CHERRY TOMATOES to finally score.
Round 4: EVENT
First for this guy are a $1,200 T pairing, two E’s and A’s, a $500 N, but then S for sorry and we move into S-U Mode…
_ _ _ T _ _ A _
_ E _ E _ _ A T _ _ N
…w/ a $1,500 Final Spin. Two R’s are later put up…
_ _ R T H _ A _
_ E L E _ R A T _ _ N
…and Anisa’s won another $4,500 towards her next BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION.
DUDS (only the first was called before S-U): S (Kenny), V (Sara), M (Sara)
Sara: $14,700 cash & D.R./Anisa: $24,437 cash & prizes WC/Kenny: $3K
BANKRUPT TRASH: $4,650
$100K Bonus Round
Anisa spins up that C.
E _ _ T _
_ _ _ _ _ E / _ _ R
CHMA and W (she mistakenly called the M on her WC choice like last night’s champ) give her…
E M _ T _
C _ _ _ _ E / _ A R
…but she BLOWS IT w/ EMPTY COLLEGE CAR, so the $32K will stay inside the producers’ EMPTY COOKIE JAR.
$5K SPIN ID: DS0032757
MY EP. RATING: 7