EPISODE #6416: GREAT AMERICAN CITIES – PHILADELPHIA
VTR: March 31 (second-to-last taping week)
$1K Tossup: PLACE
_ I _ _ / _ _
_ R _ _ _ E _ L _ / L _ V E
Jamie knows that Philly is the “CITY OF BROTHERLY LOVE”. Leading off the week…
Jamie Hendel: career mgmt. worker at the Wharton School at the Univ. of PA from Philly
Angela Dennis: MS teacher for a decade who got engaged in Philly from Brigantine, NJ
Corey Solomon: office mgr. for a union office from Philly
$2K Tossup: THING
A M _ R I _ _ N
H I S _ O _ _
Jamie has learned some AMERICAN HISTORY, at least right now.
FEATURED TRIP: Hard Rock Hotel San Diego w/ the UndercoverTourist.com credit
Gift Tag: Yankee Candle
Round 1: FUN & GAMES
She strikes out on the spot w/ N. Second, Angela calls up two $800 T’s, a $500 S, four E’s, five L’s for the CA trip and three A’s…
L _ T T L E
L E A _ _ E
_ A S E _ A L L
…she solves LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL for a total of $11,100 cash & trip (the trip’s worth $7K)
QUICK DUD: N (Jamie)
Corey: $0/Jamie: $3K/Angela: $11,100 cash & S.D.
Mystery Round: SAME LETTER
Angela, who had a nice R1, starts this one w/ a $1,200 pair of T’s, but then N for no while on the 1/2 CAR near $900. Second, Corey gets the SL Bonus of three $600 S’s, but no D’s. Third, Jamie wastes a spin w/ the BANKRUPT near $650. Angela’s second turn sees her getting the other normal one to lose the $1,200. Corey follows suit w/ three $650 R’s, two E’s, $600 B and W singles, two A’s, a $500 Y, but then the sole dud vowel of I. Jamie next spins up an M for the Yankee Candle gift tag, a $1,300 pair of H’s, but then the BANKRUPT near $3,500 to toss away $2,800 cash & candle. Angela then picks off the last consonant of a $550 K…
S M _ _ T H
S T R A W B E R R Y
S H A K E
…and drinks up a SMOOTH STRAWBERRY SHAKE.
AIRED DUDS: N (Angela), D (Corey), I (Corey)
AIRED BANKRUPTS: 3 (Jamie 2x, Angela)
Corey: NIL/Jamie: $3K/Angela: $12,100 cash & S.D.
PP/Express Round: PHRASE
Corey instantly LaTs out. Jamie secondly hops aboard the EXPRESS after calling three T’s.
Next Choices: five E’s…L…two S’s…three R’s…two Y’s…F…D…V (vowels remaining)
T R E _ T / Y _ _ R S E L F
Y _ _ / D E S E R V E / _ T
TREAT YOURSELF, YOU DESERVE IT, Jamie — $13,750 plus a trip to the InterContinental San Juan in PUERTO RICO worth $9,450.
Corey: NO LUCK/Jamie: $26,200 cash & P.R./Angela: $12,100 cash & S.D.
$3K Tossup: WAYD?
_ _ _ _ _ N G
M _ N E _
Jamie’s WINNING (some more) MONEY.
Round 4: RHYME TIME
First up are a $1,200 pair of N’s, three I’s, but then the LaT. Second, Angela strikes out w/ S. Third for Corey are a $1K pair of R’s, a $650 C, but then a bad E buy. After Jamie BANKRUPTs near TD to forfeit $950, Angela lights up a $550 T and a $500 M…
R I _ _ T _ N I
& / M _ C _ R _ N I
…she eats some RIGATONI & MACARONI for $1,050 and a new total of $13,150.
DUDS: S (Angela), E (Corey)
SOLE LaT: Jamie
SOLE BANKRUPT: Jamie
Pat has set the FS at $1,500. Midway in the round, Jamie takes three S’s, but goofs w/ BUSINESS OUTING. Angela next picks the B, but the buzzer beat her before she started saying the answer. Corey then lights up the M…
B _ S _ N _ S S
M _ _ T _ N _
…he gets BUSINESS MEETING for said FS amount.
DUDS: R (Corey), L (Angela), D (Corey)
SOLE DQ: Jamie’s missolve
Corey: $1,500/Jamie: $29,200 cash & P.R./Angela: $13,150 cash & S.D.
BANKRUPT TRASH: $4,950 cash & candle
$100K Bonus Round
The latest SUV they’re offering is a Jeep Grand Cherokee 75th Annviersary Edition (it comes from the Jeff D’Ambrosio Auto Group instead of the Shaver Automotive Group). Jamie has landed on the C.
_ _ _ _ N _
T _ E / R _ _ N _ S
BGMU gives her besides the obvious G…
M _ _ _ N G
T _ E / R _ U N _ S
…she’s MAKING THE ROUNDS for another $40K and a final total of $69,200 cash & P.R.!
$5K SPIN ID: JK1661937
MY RATING: 8