EPISODE #6626: SUMMER VACATION
$1K Tossup: SONG TITLE
U _ _ _ R / _ _ E
_ _ _ _ D _ _ _ _
This is by the Drifters, but Jeremy blows it w/ “UNDER THE BRIDGE“ (that’s by Red Hot Chili Peppers)
U _ _ _ R / T _ E
_ _ _ _ D _ _ _ _
Della solves “UNDER THE BOARDWALK“. Leading off the season finale week are these Californians…
Della Hodson: local United Way president/CEO w/ rescue dog Murphy from Bakersfield
Jeremy Roos: solar consultant, board of education member for a nonprofit that serves public education and writer from Palm Springs
Katie Bain: shareholder for the Packers & music journalist from L.A. (orig. from Green Bay)
$2K Tossup: PHRASE
M A _ _ / _ / G O
_ F / I _
Della can MAKE A GO OF IT, so she’s tripled up.
TRIP WEDGE: Tuscany from collette
Mon./Wed./Fri. Gift Tag: Maui Jim
Round 1: WAYD?
It’s all Della — she calls up two N’s and a G at $700 a pop, two obvious I’s, three A’s, two E’s, four C’s for another $2,800, a $1,300 pair of R’s, an M for the WC, and a $600 H.
C H A _ I N G / A N
I C E / C R E A M
_ R _ C _
Little kids love to do this, and she has solved CHASING AN ICE CREAM TRUCK for $6,550.
Della: $9,550 WC/Others: $0 each
Mystery Round: SAME LETTER
Jeremy first picks up the Italy trip w/ a T, but a dud O buy stops him cold. Second, Katie lights up two R’s for the M.J. gift tag, two E’s, three A’s, a $650 N, and the last vowel of three I’s, but the BANKRUPT near $3,500 snatches $1,900 cash & shades. Third, Della picks off the SL bonus of three $650 P’s, and a $2,400 S trio…
P A R A _ E S
P I _ N I _ S
P A R T I E S
July 4th is gonna be a day of PARADES, PICNICS (and) PARTIES, and this lady has won another $5,350.
SOLE DUD: O (Jeremy)
SOLE BANKRUPT: Katie
Della: $14,900 WC/Others: $0 each
PP/Express Round: FOOD & DRINK
Katie leads off w/ a $550 S, two E’s, but then T for terrible. Della’s second in line w/ a $900 N, but then a bad vowel of I. Third, Jeremy can’t board the EXPRESS w/ a dud in R. After Katie misses again w/ C, Della tries an L for the 1/2 CAR near $900, four A’s to clean out the vowels, but then D for dud. Jeremy loses another turn w/ the MDW’s right side. Katie follows w/ a $500 H, a $650 V, a FP F, but then the BANKRUPT near TD to forfeit $1,950. Della then digs up a $1K pair of Y’s, and a $1,600 pair of P’s to complete the board…
H E A V E N L Y
P A P A Y A S
…she’ll have those on her trip to Pineapple Beach Club in ANTIGUA worth $8,470.
DUDS: T (Katie), I (Della), R (Jeremy), C (Katie), D (Della), F (Katie)
BANKRUPTS: 2 (Della’s opposition)
Della: $26,220 cash & trip WC/Others: $0 each
$3K Tossup: EVENT
H _ _ _ / _ C H O _ L
R E _ _ I _ _
I wish I had the money to attend my 10-year HIGH SCHOOL REUNION two years ago, but Katie’s finally on the board.
Round 4: THING
Next on her letter list are a $500 T, two E’s, a $500 R, but it’s S-U time…
E _ _ _ _ _ _ _ E
_ _ R _ T / _ _ _ _
…w/ a $1,600 FS. Della puts up the V late but botches the solve w/ EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOVE. Jeremy then uncovers the K…
E _ C L _ S I V E
F I R S T / L _ _ K
…he gets an EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK for his only $4,800 on the night instead of the pity $1K.
DUDS (both by Della): N and D
SOLE DQ: Della’s botched solve
Della: $26,220 cash & trip WC/Jeremy: $4,800/Katie: $3K
BANKRUPT TRASH: $3,850 cash & shades
$100K Bonus Round
Remember, the vehicle up for grabs on this set is the Jeep Wrangler. Della lands on the I of WIN.
Not much RSTLNE help…
_ _ _ _ E _ T
_ _ _ R _ _ _ _
CHDI and G only add the last two letters of the answer…
_ _ _ _ E _ T
_ _ _ R _ _ C H
…she doesn’t have the OFFBEAT APPROACH to win $34K.
$5K SPIN ID: JD1404026
MY RATING: 7