I can’t believe Teen Best Friends has returned so soon, but I guess I got to live with it.
EPISODE #6556: TEEN BEST FRIENDS
$1K Tossup: PHRASE
_ / _ A V E
_ _ _ R / B _ C K
Tiara says to Melani “I HAVE YOUR BACK”. First six players this week…
Tiara Wicks & Melani Cleveland (srs.)
Adam Jones & Tyler Jones (HS freshmen)
Shiva Yagobian & Donya Mazdeyasnan (jrs.): Shiva iss also a piano player & has a black belt in karate; they’re aspiring doctors from Calabasas, CA
$2K Tossup: THING
_ S S A Y
_ U E S T _ O N
Tiara & Melani didn’t have to answer an ESSAY QUESTION to triple up.
TRIP WEDGE: Beech Mountain Resort in NC
Mon./Wed./Fri. Gift Tag: ticketmaster
It’s all T&M — they call up four S’s for $2K, five E’s, a $500 R, an A, four N’s for the North Carolina wedge, three I’s, a G for the WC, three $500 H’s, and the last vowel of O.
_ I N I S H I N G
E A _ H / O _ H E R ‘ S
S E N _ E N _ E S
…they’re FINISHING EACH OTHER’S SENTENCES for $5,900 and a pair of NC trips worth $11,392; that gives then $20,292 cash & trips.
Mystery Round: SAME LETTER
A&T start us off w/ a $700 T, a $650 R, five $900 S’s (the SL), three E’s, and three N’s before they gamble $6,600 on the MW near $650…it pays off! Next up are an $1,100 L pair, two I’s, a $1K C, a $900 G, and a $700 D before they do this…
S E N D I N G
S I L L _
S C R E E N S _ _ T S
…SENDING SILLY SCREENSHOTS for $20,050!
PP/Express Round: FUN & GAMES
S&D are up first w/ a $1,300 pair of N’s, three A’s, a $7K pair of T’s, a $1,500 H trio, but then the BANKRUPT near $3,500 to wipe out $9,550. T&M secondly goof w/ W. T&A are third in line w/ a $600 S, four E’s, but then the LaT. S&D try again w/ a C trio for the ticketmaster gift tag, a $650 G, an O, and a $1,200 pair of B’s. We have…
C A T C H _ N G / A
_ _ _ S B E E / O N
T H E / B E A C H
…one of them could be CATCHING A FRISBEE ON THE BEACH, because they’ve won $4,100 and trips to The Westin ST. MAARTEN Dawn Beach worth $15,930.
SOLE DUD: W (T&M)
SOLE LaT: T&A
SOLE BANKRUPT: S&D
T&M: $20,292 cash & NC WC/T&A: $20,050/S&D: $20,030 cash & prizes
Wow — you don’t see these scores happen every often after three rounds of play.
$3K Tossup: PERSON
_ U _ / _ _ V O R I _ E
T _ A C H E R
Shiva & Donya solve OUR FAVORITE TEACHER.
Round 4: RHYME TIME
They strike out on the spot w/ T, however. Second for T&M is the LaT. Third, T&A come up w/ a $600 S, a $500 L, but here’s the S-U signal…
S L _ _ _ _ / _ _ _ / &
_ _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _
…w/ a $1,500 FS. The Y is said much later…
S L _ P P Y / _ _ E / &
C _ _ _ _ E / D _ _ G H
…SLOPPY JOE & COOKIE DOUGH are worth another three grand to Shiva & Donya.
SOLE DUD BEFORE FS: T (S&D)
DUDS DURING S-U: R (S&D), N (boys), A (T&M)
SOLE LaT: T&M
T&M: $20,292 cash & NC/T&A: $20,050/S&D: $26,030 cash & prizes
BANKRUPT TRASH: $9,550
$100K Bonus Round
Shiva of the blue team spins up the E of GAME.
Leading us off…
_ L _ _ _ _ N _
_ / _ _ _ N
GCHA puts in besides the obvious G and A…
_ L _ _ _ _ N G
A / C _ _ N
…the end result is heads for $34K (thank goodness for that C) after they were FLIPPING A COIN, so they leave w/ $60,030 cash & prizes.
$5K SPIN ID: DD3738555
MY RATING: 9