Sara-Jane Whitaker (Toronto): Office clerk
Gavin Borchert (Seattle): Writer & editor
CHAMP: Kelly Lasiter (who competed in the National Spelling Bee in ’91)
WHERE AM I? (CC clues)
BIG & SMALL SCREEN DOCTORS
THOREAU-ING A 200th BIRTHDAY!
A PODCAST OF CHARACTERS
GIVE ME 5 “CC”s
Kelly: $1,200/Gavin: $1K/Sara-Jane: $2,600
Kelly chooses the TDD in the popular $800 spot of Thoreau-ing a 200th Birthday! & is in 3rd w/ $1800, 1/3 of current leader Sara-Jane’s score; Gavin’s in the middle w/ $3400.
Thoreau was a protege of this thinker & lived at his home, acting as handyman & gardener.
“Who is Emerson?”…brightens this girl up to $3600.
ATTEMPTED LT: $1800
UNATTEMPTED LT: $2800
TOTAL LT: $4600
Kelly: $2,600/Gavin: $1,800/Sara-Jane: $5,400
THE PITTSBURGH ADDRESS
GEOG. DICT. ABBREV.
TURN ON YOUR HEAVY METAL DEFECTOR
BIBLICAL BEFORE & AFTER
Kaboom! DD #1 goes off at the hands of Sara-Jane at its $1600 box & she’s dropped to R-U status w/ $8200; Gavin possesses a $4400 lead & Kelly’s still at the back of this pack w/ $6600. $1.5K is the bet made by Sara-Jane.
The National Demolition Assoc. says this process of collapsing a building “is the most visible face” of the industry.
“What is demolition?”…not the right one- implosion. The other’s under The Pittsburgh Address…Sara Jane claims it in the $1200 clue & has $500 more than the last time ($8700); she’s got a $5900 deficit between she & Gavin. She’ll attempt to regain that $1.5K.
In a 1983 Pittsburgh speech, Ronald Reagan spoke about frustrated & “permanently laid-off” workers in this industry.
“What is gold?”…wrong metal- steel.
ATTEMPTED LT: $3200
UNATTEMPTED LT: $3200
TOTAL DJ! LT: $6400
Kelly: $8,600/Gavin: $14,600/Sara-Jane: $7,200
FJ! #218: WORLD LEADERS
A landmark 1957 New York Times story called him “a powerful six-footer, olive-skinned…with a straggly beard”.
SARA-JANE: “Who is Fidel Castro?” (DOUBLE) = $14,400
KELLY: “Who was
Josef Stalin? Fidel Castro” ($5800) = $14,400
GAVIN: “Who was Fidel CASTRO?” ($5K) = $19,600