Johanna Andrews (Sunnyvale): Retired software eng.
Tucker Dunn (Tucson): E.S.L. teacher
2-DAY CHAMP: Bala Kumar
THE I.T. DEPARTMENT
BETWEEN THE LIONS
IN MY ELEMENT
Bala runs German History right off.
Bala: $2,800/Tucker: $2,200/Johanna: $400
Just before the BoT, Johanna claims a PDD under the $800 U.S. Mountains clue & is the current R-U w/ $3600, a grand behind Bala; Tucker’s currently got 1/2 of Johanna’s score. This could end her rd. at $5K.
Popular w/ hikers, this Phoenix landmark’s named for its resemblance to a humped mammal kneeling.
“What is Camelback Mountain?”…the correct one.
ATTEMPTED LT: $1400
UNATTEMPTED LT: $1600
TOTAL LT: $3K
THE “I.T.” DEPARTMENT
TRAVEL & TOURISM
MY BIG FAT ANCIENT GREEK LIBRARY
It takes just six selects this rd. for Bala to pick DD #1 at the $1600 section of My Big Fat Ancient Greek Library & he’s in 1st w/ seven G’s, $4800 over the other guy. $2.5K at stake for Bala, going after win #3.
Aeschylus “bound” up this troublesome god in the title of a drama.
“Who is Prometheus?”…was right. Towards the end of DJ!, Bala w/ $13,900 stops at DD #2 to clean out Amphibians; he leads each challenger by $3300. $2100 of that margin’s bet.
A species of fish w/ a big round head & a skinny tail’s called this “fish” after the young of many amphibians.
“What is a guppy?”…nope- what is a tadpole? Time’s called on the $2K Hart-Felt Lyrics.
SOLE ATTEMPTED TS: $1200 (Hart-Felt Lyrics)
UNATTEMPTED LT: $2800
TOTAL DJ! LT: $4K
Bala: $11,800/Tucker: $12,200/Johanna: $9,400
FJ! #195: CONSTELLATIONS
The brightest star in Scorpius is named this, meaning “rival” of the god equivalent to Mars.
JOHANNA: BLANK ($2.5K) = $6,900
BALA: “What is Vulcan?” ($412) = $11,388
TUCKER: “What is Antares?” = $23,601