EPISODE #6285: VETERANS WEEK
$1K Tossup: PEOPLE
S P E C I A L
F _ _ C E _
Michael’s one of our SPECIAL FORCES. These three people have been heroes while on duty, but one of them will try to save this awful week…
Michael Placencia: C.G. vet of 26 yrs. from Bakersfield, CA
Jeremy Harris: Marine Combat Engineer from Santa Ana, CA
Ryanne McClellan: Navy vet of eight yrs. from San Diego
$2K Tossup: FOOD & DRINK
M A _ _ _ O _ I
A _ D / _ _ E _ _ E
Ryanne gets MACARONI AND CHEESE.
LAST TRIP OF THE WEEK: paris.BUZZ (that city was affected by terrorism today, 10 months after the Charlie Hebdo attack; please pray for them)
Round 1: SONG LYRICS
Ryanne gets started w/ a $600 R, one O and four A’s, but then F for flunk. Second, Michael calls up four N’s for $3,200, two D’s for the WC, but then repeats the A. Third, Jeremy tries a $650 L, a $700 T, and a $550 H, then we have…
_ N / T H _ / A _ R
O N / L A N D
A N D / _ _ A
…he exactly recites “IN THE AIR ON LAND AND SEA” (from the Marines’ Hymn) for $1,900.
SOLE DUD: F (Ryanne)
SOLE DQ: Michael’s A repeat
Michael: $1K WC/Jeremy: $1,900/Ryanne: $2K
Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER
Michael’s up first w/ a $1,300 pair of S’s, but then the BANKRUPT near $650 to lose that and his WC. Second, Jeremy FPs a couple E’s, but LaTs out just as quick. Third, Ryanne takes a $1K pair of R’s, three N’s for the MDW, two I’s, and three FP A’s…
N _ _ _ E A R
S _ _ _ A R I N E
S A N _ _ I _ _
…she eats up a NUCLEAR SUBMARINE SANDWICH for only the house minimum, since she didn’t go for the C’s.
SOLE LaT: Jeremy
SOLE BANKRUPT: Michael
Michael: $1K/Jeremy: $1,900/Ryanne: $3K MDW
PP/Express Round: FUN & GAMES
Jeremy picks up the 1/2 CAR near the pink $600 right away w/ six L’s, only to give that and the $3K right back to the same normal BANKRUPT. Ryanne secondly spins up the other normal one to kiss her $1M hopes goodbye. Third for Michael are an $1,800 P pair, two A’s, three O’s, two $600 Y’s, a $700 N, but then the same BANKRUPT Ryanne got to forfeit $3,200. Jeremy then puts up $500 V and G singles…
P L A Y _ N G / P O O L
V O L L _ Y _ A L L
…he’ll be PLAYING POOL VOLLEYBALL at the SuperClubs Breezes Resort & Spa in the BAHAMAS worth $6,900.
BANKRUPTS: 3 (whole gang)
Michael: $1K/Jeremy: $9,800 cash & Bahamas/Ryanne: $3K
$3K Tossup: EVENT
K N O _ _ _ U T
P U N _ H
Michael throws a KNOCKOUT PUNCH to x4 his total.
Speed-Up Round: WAYD?
We’re not gonna have a $1,600 FS sweep, because consonants are actually worth $1,500 each. Jeremy requests the S’s late in this round…
_ S _ _ N G / F _ R
_ _ R M _ S S _ _ N
…he’s ASKING FOR PERMISSION and we give him $10,500 worth of icing.
DUDS: T (Ryanne), L (Ryanne), H (Michael), D (Ryanne), W (Michael), C (Jeremy), B (Ryanne), J (Michael)
Michael: $4K/Jeremy: $20,300 cash & Bahamas/Ryanne: $3K
BANKRUPT TRASH (not including extras): $7,500
$100K Bonus Round
Jeremy lands on the M of GAME.
_ _ T/ _ _ T _
MCPA only adds the vowel…
_ _ T / _ A T _
…I’m gonna need a HOT BATH after all this futility this week, but he has saved us! Too bad he’s won the $33K minimum for a final total of $53,300 cash & trip.
$5K SPIN ID: JB3611097
MY RATING: 6