EPISODE #6391: AMERICA’S GAME
We’re on the Beaches set, but without married couples.
$1K Tossup: FOOD & DRINK
D E N _ _ R
_ _ E L _ T
Jacque cooks a DENVER OMELET, and she’s the only lady among this trio (all from the L.A. county area)…
Jacque Hockinsmith: 8th Grade Math teacher from Torrance
Brian Rankin: firefighter/paramedic from Redondo Beach
Eric Dickson: production assembler & radio broadcaster who enjoys Japanese anime from L.A.
$2K Tossup: THINGS
H E L I _ _
B _ L L _ _ N S
Eric blows up some HELIUM BALLOONS.
PRIZE WEDGE: Beaches T & C worth $8K
Round 1: PHRASE
He kicks off w/ two T’s for the Maui Jim gift tag, six E’s, a $600 G, a $500 N, two $700 R’s, O and I, followed by a $1,300 F pair, a $600 S, two U’s, but then a critical dud of D to leave $4,200 cash & shades on the table. Jacque then calls up a $600 B and a TD L to leave one vowel remaining…
I N / T H E
F O R S E E _ B L E
F U T U R E
…she might be the winner of tonight’s match IN THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE, but she’s won another $3,100 right now.
SOLE DUD: D (Eric)
Jacque: $4,100/Brian: $0/Eric: $2K
Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER
Current leader Jacque first chooses a $2,100 trio of T’s and a couple R’s while on the MW near LaT. Will she be happy after risking the 21 Benjamins…no. Over to Brian who spins up 10 FP E’s, an S for the 1/2 CAR near $600, three $700 H’s, three $1K D’s, four A’s, two $3,500 L’s, two O’s, and an M for the other 1/2 CAR. Here we go…
_ H E R E / T H E
D E E R / A _ D / T H E
A _ T E L O _ E / _ L A _
_ _ D E O / _ A M E S
…he nails “WHERE THE DEER AND THE ANTELOPE PLAY VIDEO GAMES” for a total of $27,565 cash & car in that round alone!
SOLE BANKRUPT: Jacque
Jacque: $4,100/Brian: $27,565 cash & Fiesta/Eric: $2K
PP/Express Round: WAYD?
Coming off his big R2 victory, Brian gets started w/ a $1K pair of N’s, but then the BANKRUPT near $650. Eric secondly spots a $500 G, two I’s, a $650 T, two $900 H’s, and three E’s, after which he says an R for the WC, two A’s to finish off the vowels, but then C for another critical dud. Jacque then SPINGLES for the $650 D…
R E _ A _ I N G / I N
T H E / _ H A D E
…she’ll be RELAXING IN THE SHADE at the Sandals Regency La Toc in ST. LUCIA.
SOLE DUD: C (Eric)
SOLE BANKRUPT: Brian
Jacque: $10,750 cash & trip/Brian: $27,565 cash & Fiesta/Eric: $2K
$3K Tossup: PLACE
_ R C H E _ T R A
_ I T
Brian breaks the $30K barrier w/ ORCHESTRA PIT.
Speed-Up: SHOW BIZ
$1,600 per consonant here. The L’s been said late in this round…
_ _ M _ L _
E N T E R T _ _ N M E N T
…Jacque knows that this show is one example of FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT.
DUDS: S (Brian), H, (Jacque), C (Brian)
Jacque: $17,150 cash & trip/Brian: $30,565 cash & Fiesta/Eric: $2K
BANKRUPT TRASH: $3,100
$100K Bonus Round
Big Brian takes the BW to the W.
I don’t think the first word is necessary, IMO…
_ _ _ R
_ _ _ _ E T _ _ _ _
CDMO should do it…
_ O _ R
_ O C _ E T _ O O _
Here’s some more money for YOUR POCKETBOOK, sir…$33K for a final total of $63,565 cash & car.
$5K SPIN ID: SV3522647
MY RATING: 8