WoF Recap: January 28, 2016

EPISODE #6339: TEEN BEST FRIENDS

$1K Tossup: PEOPLE

C A P T A _ _ / A N D
F _ _ S T / _ A _ E

Sam & Ethan solve CAPTAIN AND FIRST MATE. Introduce yourselves, kiddies…

Sam & Ethan: HS Jrs. & marching band leaders from Carlsbad
Ava & Chloe: 9th Graders who’ve been friends since 4th Grade from Santa Barbara
Milan & Kaylyn: HS Srs. who’ve known each other since 1st Grade

$2K Tossup: FUN & GAMES

_ A N D
P R A C _ _ C E

Milan & Kaylyn beat the boys in the middle to the punch w/ BAND PRACTICE.

FEATURED SS: Beyond the Rack

Round 1: WAYD?

Those girls are off and running w/ two N’s for the Maui Jim gift tag, an A, three FP E’s, a $700 R, and an O, followed by two $550 G’s, the other two vowels, three $500 T’s, and two $650 H’s. We have…

E A T I N G
_ U N _ H
T O G E T H E R

…them EATING LUNCH TOGETHER for $5,600 cash & shades.

PR

M & K: $7,600 cash & GTs/S & E: $1K/A & C: $0

 

Mystery Round: SAME LETTER

Those guys in the middle are off to a bad start w/ T. Second, A & C also miss w/ R. THird, M & K call a $3,500 G, but then buy A for awful. S & E try again w/ a $600 N, an I, but then the A recall. A & C follow w/ a $650 L but then P for phooey. M & K miss again w/ D. The boys’ third turn sees them saying two $650 S’s, three E’s, but then H for hush. After A & C buy the other dud vowel of this puzzle (O), M & K proceed to call three U’s, a $550 M, but then squander their turn w/ J.The boys then pick up that MDW w/ the SL of five B’s (only the $1K is awarded)…

B U S _
B U _ _ I N G
B U M B L E B E E S

…they’re gonna have to give that and the $2,150 back, because they blow the solve w/ BUSY BUMBLING BUMBLEBEES. Ava & Chloe then capitalize w/ BUSY BUZZING BUMBLEBEES.

DUDS: T (boys), R (A & C), A (M & K; repeated by S &E), P (A & C), D (M & K), H (boys), O (A & C), J (M & K)
SOLE BLOWN SOLVE: boys

M & K: $7,600 cash & GTs/S & E: $1K/A & C: $2K

Repeating Classic Bonus Puzzle: MAKE A WISH

 

PP/Express Round: PHRASE

N for no is how A & C start. Second, M & K light up two $650 S’s, buy the I, two E’s and triple O’s, but then flunk out w/ L while on TD. The guys are third in line w/ two $500 T’s, but the A fails a team again (and it’s the only bad one of this answer). A & C then say two $500 H’s and a U…

T H E _ E / I S / S O
_ U _ H / T O / _ O

…in addition to the $750 remainder, THERE IS SO MUCH TO DO at the Divi Little Bay in ST. MAARTEN worth $11,406.

DUDS: N (A & C), L (M & K), A (boys)

M & K: $7,600 cash & GTs/S & E: $1K/A & C: $14,156 cash & trip

$3K Tossup: THINGS

E _ O T I C _ N S
A _ _ / E M O J I S

Milan and Kaylyn blow it w/ EMOTIONS AND EMOJIS, allowing the guys to solve EMOTICONS AND EMOJIS.

Round 4: QUOTATION

A $500 T sends them on their way, then come three E’s, and then the BANKRUPT near $650 to take away the other 1/2 of their five Benjamins. Second for A & C are two TD R’s, two $500 P’s, but then the S-U signal…

_ _ P P _ _ _
E _ E R / _ _ T E R

…we have yet another $1,600 FS. They then request the H…

H _ P P _ _ _
E _ E R / _ _ T E R

…they’ll live HAPPILY EVER AFTER w/ another $12,600.

SOLE BANKRUPT OF GAME: Sam & Ethan for $250

FINAL SCORES
M & K: $7,600 cash & GTs/S & E: $4K/A & C: $26,756 cash & trip

GT: $38,356

$100K Bonus Round
The M of AMERICA’S has been spun again.

Category: THINGS
Easy for at least yours truly…

_ _ R _ _ _ _ R _
_ _ _ E S

PHGO only gives them…

_ _ R _ _ O _ R _
_ O _ E S

…they lose and the $40K will stay in these CARDBOARD BOXES.

$5K SPIN ID: JS7280930

MY RATING: 5

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2 thoughts on “WoF Recap: January 28, 2016

  1. JP Genius January 29, 2016 / 6:04 am

    I loved Ava’s reaction to landing on $5K.

    Pat: How’s that?
    Ava: Awesome…?

    Otherwise BGHO would’ve owned it.

    My rating: 7

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    • ant0824 January 29, 2016 / 4:44 pm

      My rating: 2 but Ava reaction in the Main game changes everything when she landed on the $5K.

      So my rating: 5.5

      Liked by 2 people

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