EPISODE #6586: AMERICA’S GAME
We’re kicking off the latest AG week on the San Diego set.
$1K Tossup: ON THE MAP
F _ _ T/ _ _ Y N E
I _ _ _ _ N _
Jeremy locates FORT WAYNE, INDIANA. In order, the first three players this week…
Jeremy Pittman: Marine vet & events contractor from La Mesa, CA
Meagan Martinez: beauty supplies collector from Newport Beach, CA (orig. from Houston)
Michele Chamberlin: family restaurant owner whose hubby’s in active duty w/ the Marine Corps in San Diego from Wheelersburg, OH
$2K Tossup: WAYD?
B R A I N _ _ _ _ _ I _ G
Meagan’sBRAINSTORMING for control.
Round 1: TITLE
She wastes a turn w/ the BANKRUPT near $650. From here, it’s all Michele — she calls up a $600 S, a FP A, three $600 T’s, two $650 L’s, and two $700 H’s.
L _ T T L _ / H _ _ S _
_ _ / T H _ / _ _ A _ _ _ _
“LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE” is the book for her first $5,100.
Mystery Round: BEFORE & AFTER
Michele leads off w/ a $1,300 pair of T’s, two H’s for that WC, but the same normal BANKRUPT takes that right back along w/ $2,300. Second, Jeremy spins his way to $600 S and G singles, two E’s, but then the LaT. After Meagan gets her second BANKRUPT of the game (MDW’s left side), Michele lights up a $650 L, but nothing more w/ P. Jeremy then fills in a $650 R, a $1,200 pair of B’s, and the three remaining non-U vowels. We have…
L O O _ / O _
T H E / B R I G H T
S I _ E
O _ / B A _ O _
LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF BACON — he’s won another $2,050.
SOLE DUD: P (Michele)
SOLE LaT: Jeremy
BANKRUPTS: 2 (ladies)
UNCLAIMED PRIZE WEDGE: $10K from “WoF Slots”
PP/Express Round: PHRASE
S for sorry is how Jeremy starts. Meagan secondly FPs a couple A’s and lights up a T before boarding the EXPRESS.
Next Choices: R…three E’s…two I’s…two L’s…two B’s…C…N…two O’s (NMV)…two W’s…two K’s
This is what she says for $11,250…
I ‘ L L / B E / B A C K
I N / A / W E E K
O R / T W O
…and she’s won a trip to the Bahia Principe Hotel & Resort in JAMAICA worth $7,053.
INSTA-DUD: S (Jeremy)
Jeremy: $3,050/Meagan: $20,303 cash & JAM/Michele: $5,100
$3K Tossup: AROUND THE HOUSE
_ _ _ N
F U _ _ _ _ _ _ E
Michele solves LAWN FURNITURE.
Round 4: PLACE
She BANKRUPTs near $650 instantaneously (both ladies now have a pair of those). Second for Jeremy are a $650 S, a $500 R, but then the same normal BANKRUPT to hand over $1,150. Meagan thirdly duds out w/ T, allowing Michele to say a FP A, $500 N, a $600 D, but it’s S-U time…
S _ _ _ _ _
_ _ A _ _ R _ _ N D
…w/ a $1,500 FS. Two L’s and a C later…
S C _ _ _ L
_ L A _ _ R _ _ N D
…Jeremy gets SCHOOL PLAYGROUND for said FS amount.
SOLE DUD: T (Megan)
BANKRUPTS: 2 (everybody else)
Jeremy: $4,550/Meagan: $20,303 cash & JAM/Michele: $8,100
BANKRUPT TRASH (not including WC): $3,450
$100K Bonus Round
Meagan has spun the I of AMERICA’S.
_ _ N _ L E / _ _
PGHO only adds the last letter of this answer…
_ _ N _ L E / _ P
…but she’ll still BUNDLE UP in this MINI Cooper Convertible worth $30,600, so she leaves w/ $50,903 cash & prizes.
$5K SPIN ID: JB2099971