WoF Recap: January 8, 2016


$1K Tossup: PERSON

_ L _ _ _ I C
_ Y M _ _ S _

Michael knows that Gabby Douglas is one example of an OLYMPIC GYMNAST. Your end-of-week panel…

Michael Oconitrillo: financial advisor and swimmer from L.A.

Danielle Capron: pediatric E.R. nurse who’s competed in a Tough Mudder competition w/ fellow E.R. nurses (she has a twin sister)

Kristin Cooper: handcrafted-jewelry designer owner who tore an ACL while playing tackle football from Vegas

$2K Tossup: FOOD & DRINK

_ _ _ _ _ T / _ A _ E

Michael eats up some CARROT CAKE to triple his money.

FEATURED TRIP: OMNI amelia island plantation resort in Florida

Round 1: PHRASE

Michael’s got the WC right away w/ two T’s and buys all of the good vowels that isn’t U (four E’s, A, three O’s and I), then he says a $600 H and S for sorry. Danielle secondly calls up two $600 C’s, but the LOSE A TURN strikes. Kristin thirdly picks a $650 F and two $700 R’s to go to $2,050…

A / F O R C E / T O
_ E / R E C _ O _ E _
_ I T H

…she realizes that Michael is A FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH.

SOLE DUD: S (Michael)
SOLE LaT: Danielle

Kristin: $2,050/Michael: $3K WC/Danielle: $0


Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER

Danielle‘s off to a bad start w/ N. Second, Kristin calls up a $550 T, buys three E’s and A’s, and lights up an H while on the MW near LaT. She risks the $50 remainder for…the BANKRUPT. Third, Michael spins up two $650 R’s, three O’s to clean out the vowels, a $900 M, a $3,500 F, a $700 C, and an S for the DICK’s gift tag, but D for dud ends his turn. Danielle follows w/ a FP L, $500 P, but then W for worthless. After Kristin falls victim to the MDW’s right side

_ O _ A
F O R / T H E

Michael will do a YOGA POSE FOR THE CAMERA for $7,650 cash & card.

DUDS: N (Danielle), D (Michael), L (Danielle), W (Danielle)
BANKRUPTS: 2 (Kristin)

Kristin: $2,050/Michael: $10,650 cash & GT WC/Danielle: ZIP


PP/ Express Round: PLACES

With a chance to take the lead, Kristin gets going w/ three $650 S’s, four E’s, an A, and an R for the 1/2 CAR near the pink $600, then she says a $500 D, a $700 Y, but then a costly purchase of I. Michael also strikes out w/ T. Danielle then semi-spingles for an $800 C, and the last vowel of O…

S E R E N E / S A N D Y
C O _ E S

…she’s won her first $550 and a trip to SERENE SANDY COVES of the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel in HAWAII.

DUDS: I (Kristin), T (Michael)

Kristin: $2,050/Michael: $10,650 cash & GT WC/Danielle: 7,937 cash & trip



_ H A K E / I T
_ _ / B A _ _

Kristin flubs w/ “SHAKE IT TO BAKE.

_ H A K E / I T
_ _ / B A _ Y

Danielle has taken the lead by $287 w/ “SHAKE IT UP, BABY.


Round 4: THINGS

But her first call of S doesn’t get her anywhere. Second for Kristin are two $600 R’s, four E’s, an A, three $700 N’s, but then the S-U signal…

E N E R _ _ / &
E N _ _ R A N _ E

…and it’s a $1,500 FS. She then puts up the C…

E N E R _ _ / &
E N _ _ R A N C E

…and she has the ENERGY & ENDURANCE to add another $4,300. 

SOLE DUD (before FS): S (Danielle)


Kristin: $6,350/Michael: $10,650 cash & GT WC/Danielle: $10,937 cash & trip

GT: $27,937



$100K Bonus Round
Danielle spins up the S of SPIN.

Category: THING
Two letters to start…

_ _ _ _ _ N _
_ _ R

BDMO gives her at least the first word…

B _ D D _ N _
_ _ R

…”The Price is Right” always has a BIDDING WAR in Contestant’s Row…but she misses the last word w/ FAR and doesn’t win $33K.

$5K SPIN ID: VB0626016



3 thoughts on “WoF Recap: January 8, 2016

  1. JP Genius January 9, 2016 / 5:21 am

    Blah show, but with a tight match…

    BTW on ABC stations, Dr. Ken Jeong made an appearance at the end.

    My rating: 5


    • ant0824 January 11, 2016 / 5:21 pm

      JP, by the way $10,937 is now in the worst 3 winning totals


  2. ant0824 January 9, 2016 / 7:09 pm

    Man that wasn’t a good show. Lowest winning player is now in the bottom 3. 1 BR win and 4 losses.

    My rating: 3


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