Here are the next three players:
Jim (Chicago)- Handyman
Rebecca Vallela (New Jersey)- Realtor
Matt Kanutsen (originally from Honolulu)- Sound technician
OPENING ROUND 1 CARDS:
JIM: 7 OF SPADES
REBECCA: 9 OF CLUBS
MATT: KING OF SPADES
Audrey Hepburn’s long black dress from “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” sold at auction for how much?
MATT: $807,000- CORRECT (100)
CARD: 8 OF DIAMONDS; FREEZES AT 18
Which of these would best describe a resident of Connecticut?
JIM: Nutmegger- YOU BET (100)
CARD: KING OF HEARTS; KEEPS IT (17)
Who was convicted of tax evasion after he failed to pay the taxes on his grand prize after winning the first season of “Survivor”?
REBECCA: Richard Hatch- YOU BET (100)
CARD: JACK OF SPADES; FREEZES AT 19
CARD #4: QUEEN OF HEARTS; REBECCA WINS (600)
OPENING CARDS IN ROUND 2:
JIM: 7 OF DIAMONDS
REBECCA: 7 OF CLUBS
MATT: 4 OF HEARTS
Which of these words is NOT part of the Pledge of Alliegance?
REBECCA: Freedom- YES (700)
CARD: 2 OF SPADES; PASSES TO MATT (6)
According to a TV Guide survey, which of these TV weddings ranked #1?
A: Luke & Lara (“General Hospital”)
B: Charlotte & Harry (“Sex and the City”)
C: Donna & David (“Beverly Hills, 90210”)
MATT: Luke & Lara- CORRECT (200)
CARD: ACE OF DIAMONDS; KEEPS IT (7 or 17)
What kind of animal is a tit mouse?
JIM: Rodent- NO
MATT: Spider- TRIPLE STUMPER
Jennifer Lopez was once a member of which all-female dance crew?
MATT: “In Living Color”- ZONK ANSWER OF THE WEEK NOMINEE
A: The Rockettes
B: The Fly Girls
JIM: The Fly Girls- YES (200)
CARD: 9 OF DIAMONDS; PASSES TO MATT (16)
This year, Jack Nicholson revealed that he would like one more what?
B: Batman role
MATT: Oscar- WRONG AGAIN
REBECCA: Fling- RIGHT (800)
CARD: 5 OF HEARTS; PASSES TO JIM (12)
Which Latin phrase means “in reality”?
A: et cetera
B: de facto
C: per se
MATT: per se- INCORRECT AGAIN
JIM: de facto- RIGHT (300)
CARD: JACK OF HEARTS; BUSTS MATT AND IS ELIMINATED FROM THE GAME
What musical star played Grace’s mom on “Will & Grace”?
A: Barbra Streisand
B: Ann Miller
C: Debbie Reynolds
REBECCA: Debbie Reynolds- RIGHT (900)
CARD: QUEEN OF DIAMONDS- WINS ANOTHER ROUND
CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND BASE CARDS:
JIM: QUEEN OF SPADES
REBECCA: 6 OF CLUBS
In total, how many sides are there on the Pentagon?
REBECCA: 5- RIGHT
CARD: 8 OF SPADES; PASSES TO JIM (18)
Which of these colleges is Conan O’ Brien’s Ivy League alma matter?
JIM: Princeton- INCORRECT
REBECCA: Yale- TRIPLE STUMPER
Which of the following celebrities served in the Israeli Army?
A: Debra Winger
B: Barbra Streisand
C: Jamie Lee Curtis
REBECCA: Jamie Lee Curtis- WRONG AGAIN
JIM: Debra Winger- RIGHT; FREEZES AT 18
CARD #3: QUEEN OF CLUBS (16)
CARD #4: 8 OF HEARTS; JIM WINS
Super Catch 21: Jim is not in the best of shape here, because he’s only the second player ever to only bring one Power Chip here…lucky for him, he gets on the board after four chances. Here’s what’s on the board so far:
HAND #1: (2H)(JC) = 12
HAND #2: 9 OF HEARTS
HAND #3: (6D)(JD)(5D) = CLEARED
PASSED: 3 OF HEARTS
CARD #5: 10 OF CLUBS; PLACED IN HAND #2 (19); GOES ON
CARD #6: 3 OF DIAMONDS; PLACED IN HAND #1 (15); GOES ON
CARD #7: 10 OF HEARTS- LOSS
He got too greedy for his own good today.