EPISODE #6330: EUROPEAN VACATION
$1K Tossup: SONG LYRICS
L _ _ Y / O F / S P A _ N
_ / A D _ R E / _ O U
Madhavi (a female) solves “LADY OF SPAIN, I ADORE YOU” (this was written all the way back in 1931). Last American panel this week…
Madhavi Sethna: professor who teaches students who want to be teachers from Carrollton, GA
Danielle Hollander: patient care tech on oncology floor at Northeast Georgia Medical Center from Gainesville, GA
Mike Vanderwerff: barista and freelance cartoonist from Seattle
$2K Tossup: WAYD?
_ _ _ N _
B _ _ _ _ A _ K _ _ G
Danielle could be GOING BACKPACKING.
LAST EUROPEAN TRIP: Switzerland/Austria/Bavaria worth $9,898
Round 1: PEOPLE
First on this lady’s list are three $650 S’s, a $600 T, four A’s, two $650 R’s, a C for the Swiss tour, and an O. But after an N for the WC is a possibly fatal purchase of I. After Mike strikes out w/ D, Madhavi calls up $700 H and P singles, and a $600 K…
S H A _ _ S P _ A R _ A N
A C T O R S
…she solves SHAKESPEAREAN ACTORS to triple her $1K.
DUDS: I (Danielle), D (Mike)
Madhavi: $3K/Danielle: $2K/Mike: $0
Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER
Here goes Mike w/ the calling of two $600 N’s, two D’s to double his initial bank, four $500 T’s, two A’s, two $500 H’s, and four O’s, after which he says a $900 S, three E’s, the last vowel of I, a C for the 1/2 CAR near orange $900 and three $500 R’s. Board…
_ R E N C H
T O A S T
T O / T H E / _ R I D E
A N D / _ R O O _
…here’s a FRENCH TOAST TO THE BRIDE AND GROOM and he has scored his first $7,300.
Madhavi: $3K/Danielle: $2K/Mike: $7,300
PP/Express Round: PLACE
Madhavi’s initial picks are three $700 N’s, but then a not-so-good consonant of G. Second, Danielle picks off $10,500 worth of two S’s and a D (the latter via her WC usage), a $700 L, and two A’s, followed by two $700 T’s, three E’s, two I’s, the last vowel of O, but then the BANKRUPT near TOP DOLLAR to flush away $11,600…
A N _ I E N T / L A N D
O _ / _ _ S T E _ I E S
…and Mike wins himself a trip to and ANCIENT LAND OF MYSTERIES — Peru worth $10,098.
SOLE DUD: G (Madhavi)
SOLE BANKRUPT: Danielle
Madhavi: $3K/Danielle: $2K/Mike: $17,398 cash & Peru
$3K Tossup: PHRASE
_ _ Y / _ S
_ / F _ _
Mike proves to be SLY AS A FOX.
We have a $6K FS to finish off the week! Three C’s are caught late in this round…
T H E / E _ _ C
C _ N C L _ S _ _ N
…and Mike has scooped up another $42K at THE EPIC CONCLUSION of this game!
DUDS: R (Mike), M (Madhavi), D (Danielle)
Madhavi: $3K/Danielle: $2K/Mike: $62,398 cash & Peru
BANKRUPT TRASH: $11,600
$100K Bonus Round
Mike has landed on the I of WIN.
_ _ _ _ N _ / _ T
_ _ R _ _ R _
He’s using the first four letters of the alphabet…
_ A _ _ N _ / _ T
_ _ R _ A R D
…but we’re not gonna be PAYING IT FORWARD w/ the $50K — that’s the other such loss this week.
$5K SPIN ID: DT1695265
MY RATING: 8