EPISODE #6379: CARNIVAL SPIN & SAIL SWEEPSTAKES
$1K Tossup: PLACE
T H E / S _ _ P ‘ S
B R I D _ E
The captain and his officers control things here, and Liz knows that’s THE SHIP’S BRIDGE. Meeting her and everybody else from left to right…
Liz Beckson: science geek at heart & hula hooper from L.A. (orig. from KS)
Amanda Dahlin: OB nurse from Moorhead, MN
Bill Parker: enjoys traveling & recently opened a donut shop from Pottsgrove, PA
$2K Tossup: THING
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& / _ X P _ R _ S
Bill solves IMPORTS & EXPORTS.
Round 1: BEFORE & AFTER
He picks up the Travelers’ Club gift tag right away w/ a T, buys three A’s, calls up a $500 S, and buys three E’s, after which he spins up a $650 F, three R’s for the Caribbean Cruise, but then the BANKRUPT near TD to forfeit $9,659 cash & prizes. Over to Liz who puts in a $600 B, buys the last vowel of I, but then LaTs out. Amanda then inserts $600 D and W singles…
F R E E / A S / A
B I R D
W A T _ _ E R
…she’s FREE AS A BIRD WATCHER to have everybody on the board.
SOLE LaT: Liz
SOLE BANKRUPT: Bill
Liz: $1K/Amanda: $1,200/Bill: $2K
Mystery Round: WAYD?
Liz insta-BANKRUPTs on the MDW’s right side. Going down Amanda’s road second are two N’s for $1,600, two I’s, a G for that WC, and an O, followed by a $3K T quinter, an A, but then the LaT. After Bill spins up the same BANKRUPT he got before, Liz finds a $1K pair of L’s and a V while on the MW near LaT. Under that is…$$$…
T A _ I N G / I T
T O / T _ _
N _ _ T / L _ V _ L
…and she’s TAKING IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL for another $11K.
SOLE LaT: Amanda
BANKRUPTS: 2 (everybody else)
Liz: $12K/Amanda: $1,200 WC/Bill: $2K
PP/Express Round: LIVING THINGS
Off Amanda goes w/ four S’s for two grand, two E’s, but then the first dud all night long w/ R. Bill secondly takes a $1K pair of N’s, two $3,500 D’s, and the rest of the non-U vowels, but next is T for trouble. Liz then lights up three L’s for the 1/2 CAR near $600 and a $650 W…
W _ A L E S
D O L _ _ I N S
A N D / S E A L S
…in addition to another $2,150, she’ll see WHALES, DOLPHINS AND SEALS on an ALASKAN CRUISE aboard the Carnival Miracle worth $6,075.
DUDS: R (Amanda), T (Bill)
Liz: $20,225 cash & Alaska/Amanda: $1,200 WC/Bill: $2K
$3K Tossup: AROUND THE HOUSE
D I G I T _ _
_ _ _ _ M O _ _ _ T
Amanda blows it w/ DIGITAL THERMOMETER, whereas Bill has solved DIGITAL THERMOSTAT.
We have yet another $1,600 FS. Following an L request…
_ T / S _ _ _ S / L _ _ _
_ _ S T _ R D _ _
IT SEEMS LIKE YESTERDAY, eh? Amanda has solved for $3,200.
SOLE DUD: N (Liz)
Liz: $20,225 cash & Alaska/Amanda: $4,400/Bill: $5K
BANKRUPT TRASH: $9,659 cash & prizes
$100K Bonus Round
The M in AMERICA’S landed on again.
At the lead-off portion…
E _ _ _ _ N _
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She’s another PGHOer…
E _ H O _ N G
_ O _ _ E S
…she can’t hear any ECHOING VOICES w/o those C’s, and she’s the second $50K loser this week.
Carnival Sweepstakes Puzzle: GOOD FORTUNE
$5K SPIN ID: FD3288308
MY RATING: 5