THIS IS AN UNOFFICIAL FANSITE

Neither the author nor the host of this blog is affiliated in any way with "Wheel of Fortune", CBS Television Distribution or any other network TV station.

The views and opinions expressed are entirely those of the author, and do not reflect those of Google, CBS Television Distribution, Pat Sajak and Vanna White or the producers of this show.

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Wheel of Fortune Recap: November 8, 2012

EPISODE #5694: AMERICA'S GAME

Opening Flashback Clip (1998 during "British Isles Week"): After a contestant won a Land Rover in the Bonus Round, his wife ran down and jumped on him

To wrap up this four-episode week, we're on the set of "Fun & Fit" where somebody could win that cheap FIAT 500c.

$1,000 Tossup: ON THE MAP

_ _ S M A _ _ _
_ _ R T H / D A K _ _ A

Kim locates BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA. The last solo players of the week are...

Kim Crown: property manager for a worldwide company that manages apartments from Sherwood, OR
Felicia Gretah: pre-med student by day and a bartender by night from Hollywood, FL
Nick Dietz: training to be a craps dealer at a casino and a recent graduate of Ohio State Univ. (turf-grass science) who wants to be a golf course superintendent from Cleveland

$2,000 Tossup: PERSON

_ E _ U L _ R
C U _ T O M _ R

Felicia acts like a REGULAR CUSTOMER.

FEATURED TRIP: Ireland from Aer Lingus Vacation store worth $5,500

Jackpot Round: FOOD AND DRINK

Felicia leads off w/ an S and a $2,500 T. But after some vowel purchases, she BANKRUPTS near $650 to lose the $2,900 remainder. Secondly, Nick takes three N's and O's (the latter came from FP), but nothing more from an R. Third, Kim lights up three D's for $2,100, but that amount gets taken right back by the other normal BANKRUPT. After Felicia falls victim to the same BANKRUPT she got before, Nick says two Z's...

O N E / D O Z E N
_ _ A Z E D
D O _ _ _ N _ T S

...and smells Krispy Kreme's ONE DOZEN GLAZED DOUGHNUTS for $3,250.

SOLE DUD
: R (Nick)
BANKRUPTS: 3 (Felicia 2x, Kim)
UNCLAIMED JACKPOT: $11,550

Pre-Round 2 Scores
Kim: $1K
Felicia: $2K
Nick: $3,250

========

Mystery Round: OCCUPATION

Nick immediately picks up the Wild Card w/ an R but can't find any S's. Kim secondly calls for two T's on the Mystery Wedge next to the MDW and turns down the $2K offer...for her second BANKRUPT this evening. Third, Felicia sees an N and two I's appear, but next is a bad E purchase. After Nick strikes out again w/ F, Kim BANKRUPTS next to top dollar (her third one overall). Back in control, Felicia puts up three L's and a B...

_ _ T / _ I R
B _ L L _ _ N
_ I L _ T

...before solving HOT AIR BALLOON PILOT for $3,150.

DUDS: S (Nick), E (Felicia), F (Nick)
BANKRUPTS: 2 (both by Kim)

Pre-Round 3 Scores
 
Kim: $1K
Felicia: $5,150
Nick: $3,250
+ WC


Bonus Puzzle Flashback (1984): PERSON
This woman picked the magic six (NTRLSE in that order)...

_ _ L E
_ _ R T E R

...and correctly solved composer COLE PORTER for a new Mazda.

========

PRIZE PUZZLE Round: SONG LYRICS

Kim instantly hits the roadblock of R. Second, Felicia picks off three T's and seven E's. Two spins after that, she spots three $3,500 S's. Much later, she picks up the HomeGoods gift tag w/ a P. But after a ton of work, she says a MAJOR DUD of M. Afterwards, Nick gives up that WC to the BANKRUPT near top dollar...

_ O _ / T O / T H E
F I S H E S / I N
T H E / D E E P
B L U E / S E A

...allowing Kim to solve Three Dog Night's "JOY TO THE FISHES IN THE DEEP BLUE SEA" for a $5,700 trip to The Mill Resort & Suites in ARUBA. Felicia's late error deprives her of $22,100 cash and prizes in that round alone.

DUDS
: R (Kim), M (Felicia)
BANKRUPT: Nick

Pre-Tossup #3 Scores 

Kim: $6,700 cash and Aruba
Felicia: $5,150
Nick: $3,250

 
========

$3,000 Tossup: AROUND THE HOUSE

C L O S _ _
_ _ G A N _ Z _ R

Kim solves CLOSET ORGANIZER to move to $9,700.

Round 4: WHAT ARE YOU DOING? (full $6,000 speed-up!)

B _ R _ _ N G / _ _ / T _ _
W R _ N G / T R _ _

Kim's BARKING UP THE WRONG TREE for $30K and the big win!

SOLE DUD: S (Nick)

FINAL SCORES
 
Kim: $39,700 cash and Aruba
Felicia:
$5,150
Nick:
$3,250 + WC

TOTAL MAINGAME WINNINGS: $48,100
TOTAL BANKRUPT TRASH (WC not included): $5K

========

$100,000 Bonus Round
Kim lands on the &.

Category: THING
1/3 of this one is given for free...

_ _ N _ _
R _ N _

GCDI lights up besides the obvious G...

_ I N _ _
R I N G

She'll be showing off her PINKY RING in the FIAT ($21,950), meaning we have a FOUR-EPISODE BR SWEEP! Her final total tonight is $66,650 cash and prizes while Rebuilding Together has reached $145K!

We definitely made the most of this four-episode span as a total of $298,014 in cash and prizes went out the door!

$5K SPIN ID: EB2650154

No comments:

Post a Comment