EPISODE #6085: WHEEL GOES WAIKOLOA
$1K Tossup: FOOD & DRINK
M A C _ _ _ _ _ A
_ _ T S
Fred chomps up some MACADAMIA NUTS. We end the first wk. of HI w/ these folks…
Fred Torres : hotel operations manager for a luxury condominium resort & wedding officiant from Lahaina
Taryn Johnson: flooring store owner from Kailua-Kona
Aleah Makuakane: hula dancer & hotel chain sales coordinator from Wailuku
$2K Tossup: AROUND THE HOUSE
N _ E _ _ _ / _ _ D
T H _ E A _
Fred sews up another two grand w/ a NEEDLE AND THREAD.
FEATURED TRIP: NYC’s Kimberly Hotel worth $7,576
Round 1: MOVIE TITLE
There he goes w/ a $700 T, an E buy, a $700 H, but then the BANKRUPT near $650 to lose $1,150. Second, Taryn runs into the other BANKRUPT. Third, Aleah takes an $800 N, an I, a $700 S, four A’s, and an O, then come a $700 F, a FP U to clean out the vowels, and two TD G’s. We now have…
G U A _ _ I A N S / O F
T H E / G A _ A _ _
…she solves “GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY” for $6,450.
BANKRUPTS: 2 (Aleah’s opposition)
Aleah: $6,450/Fred: $3K/Taryn: $0
Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER
First for Taryn are three $600 T’s, but then the LaT. Second, Aleah BANKRUPTS next to TD. Third, Fred spots a $700 H, two E’s, a $900 L, and an A, then he says three N’s for the NY trip, two I’s, a TD G, a $700 M and two O’s to clean out the vowels before BANKRUPTING next to $650 to forfeit $13,876 cash & NYC. After Taryn gets the exact same fate as Aleah to lose the 18 Benjamins…
T H E / _ O T T O M
L I N E
_ A N _ I N G
…said red player participates in THE BOTTOM LINE DANCING for the house minimum.
SOLE LaT: Taryn
BANKRUPTS: 3 (everybody)
Aleah: $7,450/Fred: $3K/Taryn: ZERO
PP/Express Round: FUN & GAMES
Current leader Aleah begins this answer w/ three N’s for $1,800, an O, three E’s and four I’s, the obvious three $500 G’s and two A’s to clean out the vowels, but next is M for mistake. Second, Fred loses his next turn w/ the same BANKRUPT he got late last round (and that’s his third one of the night). Third for Taryn are a $500 T, a $600 L, two $500 D’s, but then her second LaT of the game. After Aleah’s $1K pair of R’s…
R I D I N G / _ I _ E _
I N / G O L D E N
G A T E / _ A R _
…she might be RIDING BIKES IN GOLDEN GATE PARK, because she’s won $3,300 and a collette trip to S.F. worth $6,298 (J.P. Mackey NOT included, of course).
SOLE DUD: M (Aleah)
SOLE LaT: Taryn
SOLE BANKRUPT: Fred
Aleah: $17,048 cash & trip/Fred: $3K/Taryn: ZILCH
$3K Tossup: LIVING THING
G _ _ N T
S _ L _ M A N _ E R
Taryn catches a GIANT SALAMANDER to finally get on the scoreboard.
Speed-Up Round: PHRASE
The last FS this week is $1,700. After said blue player lights up the S…
T H _ T / _ N _ / T _ _ _ S
T H _ / _ _ _ _
…THAT ONE TAKES THE CAKE — she ends strong w/ that $8,500 solve.
Aleah: $17,048 cash & trip/Fred: $3K/Taryn: $11,500
BANKRUPT TRASH: $16,826 cash & NYC
$100K Bonus Round
Aleah takes the BW to the I of WIN.
I know this already but the first word is totally unncessary…
L _ _ E / _ _ L _ _ N _
_ N / _ _ R
PGMO is of very limited help…
L _ _ E / _ _ L _ _ N G
O N / _ _ R
…and this isn’t LIKE WALKING ON AIR…she loses the $40K.
$5K SPIN ID: WP9575581
MY EP. RATING: 6