EPISODE #6086: BEST FRIENDS WEEK (HAWAII)
VTR: Sept. 14
$1K Tossup: SONG LYRICS
U _ / W H _ _ _
WE / _ _ _ O _ G
Lee & Mitchell solve the ’82 song “UP WHERE WE BELONG” (by Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes). Here are the first three teams this season…
Lee Lord & Mitchell Roth: Lee’s a prosecutor office business manager married to Linda while Mitch’s an elected prosecuted attorney
Trinette Kaul & Audrey Bonilla: the former’s a real estate broker; they’re from Kauai
Kaimionalani Manner & Briana Flores: Kaimi’s a skills trainer while Briana’s an engineering support tech for the county; they’re from Oahu
$2K Tossup: PLACE
_ _ T U R A L
_ _ B I T _ T
K & B blow it w/ CULTURAL HABITAT; T & A then solve NATURAL HABITAT.
FEATURED SS: Walmart ($7,500; the gift tag for most of the wk. comes from said company)
Round 1: SAME LETTER
Those ladies in red pick off the SL bonus of five $600 T’s right away, buy three E’s and two A’s, call up three $650 L’s, a $600 Y and a $900 N, and buys three O’s to clean out the vowels. After those picks are a $550 D, a $500 S, and a $600 M before we see…
T O T A L L Y
T A L E N T E D
T _ O S O M E
…this TOTALLY TALENTED TWOSOME picking up another $8,350.
T & A: $10,350/K & B: $0/Men: $1K
Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER
The middle ladies pick up the GT right away w/ four N’s, FP the sole dud vowel of E, and light up a $650 T and two $500 R’s before repeating that dud vowel. Second, the men inserts a $1K pair of S’s and a G via the MW near LaT. They gamble…$$$…
_ N _ _ N
R _ N G S
_ _ / S _ T _ R N
…and they eat up the ONION RINGS OF SATURN for $11K.
SOLE DUD & DQ: E (K & B)
T & A: $10,350/K & B: ZIP/Men: $12K
PP/Express Round: EVENT
First, the men pick up that WC w/ two R’s and say two S’s while on EXPRESS before BOARDING IT…
Their Bank so Far: $3K and the WC
Next Choices: 3 E’s, 2 O’s, A, 2 T’s, D, 3 L’s, 2 C’s, 2 U’s and I’s (NMV obviously)…V…and N!
A L L – I N C L U S I V E
E S C O R T E D / T O U R
…they’ve won another $11,750 and a pair of CENTRAL AMERICAN TOURS worth $12K from caravan.com!
PR #2 IN MAJOR FASHION!
T & A: $10,350/K & B: ZILCH/Men: $35,750 cash & tours WC
$3K Tossup: THINGS
_ T _ _ K S
_ _ _ / B _ N D S
Those big leaders are now $1,250 off the $40K mark after solving STOCKS AND BONDS.
Speed-Up Round: WAYD?
$1,900’s the consonant value. They start w/ the N but are way off w/ RIDING A BROWN HORSE. T & A are next w/ the obvious G but they also strike out w/ RIDING A WHITE HORSE. Those men later call the V…
S _ _ _ N G / _
_ _ _ _ _ / M _ V _ _
…but they only get the first line. They get another shot after calling the Y…
S _ _ _ N G / A
_ _ D D Y / M _ V _ _
…and they’ll be SEEING A BUDDY MOVIE after winning another $5,700.
DUDS: R (K & B), T (L & M), H (K & B), L (L & M), C (K & B)
DQs: 3 missolves by the red and blue teams
T & A: $10,350/K & B: $2K GOOSEEGG/L & M: $44,450 cash & tours WC
Yep, that’s a new season-high pre-BR total this season.
NO PENALTY SPINS!
$100K Bonus Round
Mitchell spins up the ** for his team.
_ _ T _ _ R _ T _
_ _ _ _ R E
DHCA and M only add these two letters…
A _ T H _ R _ T _
_ _ _ _ R E
…they don’t recall an AUTHORITY FIGURE, so no $32K for them.
$5K SPIN ID: RB0327588
MY EP. RATING: 8