EPISODE #6508: HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
$1K Tossup: FOOD & DRINK
G _ _ G _ _ _ R E _ D
_ _ _ _ _
Kelsey gets a GINGERBREAD HOUSE. Meeting them in order…
Kelsey Reaves: church volunteer from Newton, NC
Tricia McClendon: hospice chaplain who enjoys traveling from Portland, OR
Jason Rindehau: lawyer from NYC
$2K Tossup: PERSON
C A P T _ I N / O F
_ H E / T E _ _
Looks like Kelsey’s proving to be CAPTAIN OF THE TEAM.
PRIZE WEDGE: Caruso Affiliated
Round 1: SAME NAME
There she goes w/ a $700 S, two R’s to triple up, E and I singles, three $2,500 T’s, and the rest of the vowel shop, but she then says a potentially fatal call of N to leave $8,350 sitting there. Tricia then puts up a $1,300 pair of B’s, a $700 J, two $800 L’s, and a $1K pair of C’s before she faces…
B A S K E T B A L L
& / T R A _ _ I C
C O U R T
…she solves BASKETBALL & TRAFFIC COURT for the early lead at $4,600.
SOLE DUD: N (Kelsey)
Mystery Round: SONG LYRICS
Tricia kicks off w/ a $1,400 pair of N’s, two A’s, a $650 D, an E, three O’s, two U’s, but then the MDW’s right side to lose $1,050. Jason then puts up three Y’s for that MDW and a $650 R…
_ _ / Y O U ‘ R E
_ A _ _ Y / A N D
Y O U / _ N O _ / _ _
…he recites “IF YOU’RE HAPPY AND YOU KNOW IT” for a $350 bonus.
SOLE BANKRUPT: Tricia
PP/Express Round: WAYD?
That man unfortunately BANKRUPTs next to TD on the spot to give back the MDW. Kesley secondly goes aboard the EXPRESS after digging up three S’s.
Next Choices: T…A…three E’s…five I’s…four G’s…H…three N’s…D for dud (she loses $11,250)
After Tricia misses w/ C, Jason says a $500 R, a $650 L, a $900 X, and two M’s while on the 1/2 CAR near $900. We have…
R E L A X I N G
S _ I M M I N G
S I G H T S E E I N G
He’s won $3,050 and will be RELAXING, SWIMMING, SIGHTSEEING at Sandals Royal Bahamian in THE BAHAMAS worth $7,900.
SOLE NON-BANKRUPT DUD: C (Tricia)
BANKRUPTS: 2 (Jason & Kelsey)
Kelsey: $3K/Tricia: $4,600/Jason: $11,950 cash & trip
$3K Tossup: SHOW BIZ
A C T _ N G
_ _ _ _ _ _ S
Jason is incorrect w/ ACTING CLASSES.
A C T I N G
L _ _ S O _ S
Tricia solves ACTING LESSONS to go to $7,600.
This should pick us up — a $6K Final Spin! The P is said by somebody…
N E W / P _ _ R / _ _
_ _ E / S _ _ T E S
…Jason gets a NEW PAIR OF ICE SKATES for $12K.
SOLE DUD: H (Jason)
Kelsey: $3K/Tricia: $7,600/Jason: $23,950 cash & trip
BANKRUPT TRASH (excl. MDW): $12,300
$100K Bonus Round
That man lands on the E of AMERICA’S.
Here’s the third column of letters…
_ _ L _
_ _ E _
CMHO only adds …
_ O L _
_ _ E _
…he doesn’t have a BOLD IDEA and he also loses the RAV4.
MY RATING: 6