WoF Quickcap: 3/6/2023


Theme: 🌍Wheel Around the World🌍

Opening Location: London

One of these contestants may be dining on some GREEK SALAD…

Eric Wenschlag: eight-year naval flight officer on the F-14 Tomcat who tests missiles and lasers; he has a son and three daughters from Camarillo, CA

Elizabeth Sanchez: Red Sox fan whose husband is a Yankees fan (uh-oh) and toddler daughter wants a car for her new car seat from Pembroke Pines, FL (orig. from Boston)

Kelly Pisapia: runs a book club with a charcuterie board based on each meeting’s theme from West Hartford, CT

Elizabeth: $19,100 | Kelly: $10,050 cash & Costa Rica | Eric: $4,650

GRAND TOTAL: $33,800
BANKRUPT TRASH (Kelly): $17,350

Scary moments

-Shortly after getting $14K from 4 R’sKelly PAINFULLY BANKRUPTed near $3,500 to wipe out $14,400.

-Too many penalties in the PP/Express Round.


The Chevrolet Traverse is up for grabs this week.

$100K Bonus Round: The keys to the Chevrolet Traverse for Elizabeth’s daughter will stay inside this CANDY JAR.

Spain (La Ruleta de la Suerte) takes us to break after Round 2 and it shows us how it’s done in the end.

My Rating: 3 (F)

It appears that TPiR hurts J! and WoF’s winnings tonight.

Grizzly bear in water growling, mouth open

What a rough start to the week.



Jeopardy! logo

Who will Join Jackson Jones in the Final?
–Claire Sattler, a senior at Yale University from Bonita Springs, FL (Love her)
–Stephanie Pierson, a junior at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill from Macon, GA
–Justin Bolsen, a first-year student at Brown University from Canton, GA

Correct/Incorrect: 47/8
Rebounds/Rebound Attempts: 1/1

Unplayed Clues ($ left on the board): 0 ($0)

Coryat Score: an Underwhelming 28,400
Lach Trash: 14,400 from 11 Triple Stumpers
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): 11,200

Daily Double Correct Answers: 1

Pre-FJ! Scores: Claire: 8,600)/Justin: 8,400/Maggie: $5,200 (Combined: 22,200)

Final Jeopardy! Correct Answers: 0 (Correct: Who is Dr. Samuel Mudd?)

Winner: Justin (Finalist)

In Finals: Jackson Jones, Justin Bolsen

Tomorrow is the Last Day of Quarterfinals: Who will Join Jackson Jones and Justin Bolsen in the Final: Tim Cho, Caleb Richmond or Maya Wright?

My Rating: 3 (It was just Underwhelming)

Pretty sure Wheel will hurt Jeopardy’s winnings tonight.

25 Words Quickcap: 3/6/2023


Challengers w/ Greg Grunberg: Victoria & Timothy (HS sweethearts)
Champs w/ Colton Dunn: Alfretz & Nikita (comic book buds) – 3 day total: 1 Prize + $21K

Turn #1 answers: ASPHALT, BOY, LILY, OUTBACK & BARK; Bid: 12 (Greg)- Scores First for the Challengers
Turn #2 answers (Victoria vs. Alfretz): WAITRESS, TABLE, DOLLAR, LOBBY & BEGIN; Bid: 12 (Alfretz)- Gets in the Game

Superfan of the Day: Alisa (CBS 62- event planning business owner)

Turn #3 answers: FRUIT, PRINTER, DEBT, DIRTY & BEAK; Bid: 13 (Nikita)- Moves Ahead (Challengers 250 – Champs 500)

Round 2
Green Words (250): AVENUE(Colton), ME(Greg), GOOD, STAGE, FLOOR(Colton)
Yellow Words (500): ROOSTER(Greg), MANIAC, DIFFERENT(Greg), BAPTISM(Colton), KOREA(Greg)
Red Words (1,000): EROSION, BLACK DIAMOND(Colton), ISAAC NEWTON(Colton), GRANITE(Slotomania-Greg), SIN CITY

On the line: 2750 + $250 for Team Greg & 3000 For Team Colton

Challengers: Clears it (4000 + $250)
Champs (Need All to win): Keeps Title (Challengers Evicted with $250 + Cuisinart Appliances & Cookware)

Money Round: Nikita turns in its Worst Performance this Season with 3 right & Missed 4 – Must settle for La Quinta Nashville to go with Now $21,000 in Cash & 1 Prize after 4 days

My rating: 6 (That Dismal Performance in the Money Round)

LMaD Quickcap: 3/6/2023

Let's Make a Deal logo

Perfect Deals: 2

Car Wins?: N/A

Zonk Victims: Kelly, Terence
Dodged Zonks: Jaron

BD (Michael – Gives Back $10K):
SD (#1): Bedroom + products ($4,766)
MD (#2): Island Windjammers cruise ($11,802)
BD (#3): $21,167- “YOU WANT MORE MONEY?” (revealed Second)

Rose: Mascara ($500)- $
Melissa & Frederick: Pre-made bagged or boxed pancake/waffle mix (J)($400)- $

My Rating: 7.5


TPiR Quickcap: 3/6/2023

The Price is Right logo

Dice Game: W

Safe Crackers: W

Pick-a-Pair: W

Showcase Showdown Winner #1: Derrick

Gas Money: Heartbreaking Bailout (First time since September 29, 2008)

Coming or Going: W

Secret X: W

Off to the FFBC: Christina

Dud Spin?: Yes (Candice)

Showcase Showdown Winner #2: Suki

Showcase Winner: Suki ($36.177)

Rating: 6 (D+)