May 2, 2016 recap/discussion (for Samantha) May 2, 2016 21:28:50 GMT -5
Post by MarioGS on May 2, 2016 21:28:50 GMT -5
$1,000 Toss-Up: Place
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Felicia solves DOWNTOWN WATERFRONT.
Felicia Yue, Mukilteo, WA, works for a major online retailer, newly married to Clint, originally from NYC
Trudy Neill, Auburn, WA, visual merchandiser, married to Robert 13 years, 3 kids, likes to boat
Samantha Franklin, Seattle WA, court clerk, married to Scott, 2 kids
$2,000 Toss-Up: Around the House
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Samantha solves GARMENT BAG.
Round 1: Food & Drink
Samantha calls T and H on $600 and $600, buys I, then calls W on $650. After buying E and A, she finishes with R on $650.
_ I _ H / A _ _
_ H I _ _ / W I T H
T A R T A R / _ A _ _ E
She solves FISH AND CHIPS WITH TARTAR SAUCE for $4,800.
Mystery Round: Before & After
Felicia Bankrupt[/s] between $600/$650.
Trudy picks T on $650, buys E and A, then calls S on the Florida Trip and R on $600, before picking a bad L on $900.
Samantha calls H on the same, buys I, and calls P on $650 before C gets her the ½ Car between $550/$600. She then buys O to clear the vowels.
_ I C T O R _
S P E E C H
T H E R A P I S T
She solves VICTORY SPEECH THERAPIST for $3,600 and the ½ Car tag.
Bankrupt: Felicia ($0)
Dud: L (Trudy)
Unclaimed: $3,650 + Florida trip (Trudy)
Samantha: $10,400 + ½ Car tag
Michigan affiliates run an ad for the Michigan Lottery's new Wheel of Fortune game, shot on-set with Pat, Vanna, and Jim, and the board reading SCRATCH SPIN & WIN.
Prize/Express Round: Phrase
Trudy picks an I on Free Play, then calls T on $650 before hitting Lose a Turn.
Samantha calls S on $500 between $800/$650, buys A and O, then calls R on $600. After buying E to clear the vowels, she calls H on ½ Car between $550/$600, then N on $650.
I T / I S / A / _ _ A _ E
_ I _ E / N O / O T H E R
She solves IT IS A PLACE LIKE NO OTHER for $1,500, the Ford Fiesta ($14,965), and a trip to Turks & Caicos (The Venetian on Grace Bay, $8,600).
Lose a Turn: Trudy
Unclaimed: $1,300 (Trudy)
$3,000 Toss-Up: Occupation
_ R T I _ T _ C
D _ _ E C T _ R
Felicia solves ARTISTIC DIRECTOR.
Round 4: Living Things
Felicia calls S on $600, buys E, and calls a bad R on $600, after which Trudy picks a bad T on $800.
Samantha calls N on $500 between $650/$900, buys O, and calls F on $600 before buying a bad A.
Felicia picks L on $500 between $800/$650.
F L O _ _ / O F
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Final Spin: $500 between $550/$600 (overhead shot shows the one between $5,000/$600 instead)
F L O C _ / O F
_ O L _ F _ N C _ E S
She solves FLOCK OF GOLDFINCHES for $4,350.
Duds: R (Felicia), T (Trudy), A (Samantha)
Unclaimed: $1,800 (Samantha)
Trudy: $0 -> $1,000
$100,000 Bonus Round
Samantha's husband, mother-in-law, and cousin are in the audience.
She lands on the M in GAME, and her puzzle is Thing:
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C, D, H, I:
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_ _ _ E C T I _ E
OUR DETECTIVE is close, but she can't get OUR OBJECTIVE for $33,000. End total: $35,465.
$5K EVERY DAY SPIN ID: FM9106233[/i]