TPH on WoF 12/8/17 discussion [SPOILERS]

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Was thinking there should be a dedicated thread on this. If mods feel otherwise move it to the education thread I suppose.

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I would like to watch before 7:30 PT tomorrow night if possible when it airs for me locally. Can anyone post a couple of CBS affiliates that air the show on the earlier side of things in the afternoon, please? Thank you.

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I know the category was Authors but WLT the bonus puzzle answer of “R.L. Stine”??

It could have been literally any author!!

Good retroactive luck Bobby - I’ll be rooting for you from NYC!

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Watched Wheel tonight and I was pleased to remember that tomorrow is the night. I'll be watching intently.

Best of luck to my fellow country music fan, TPH!

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Thanks for posting this. I should have marked it on the callendar back along but did not.
We passively watch Wheel about 75% of the time in our household but I will make it a point to watch tomorrow.

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My DVD should be grinding tomorrow. I'm spoiling all the J! shows I'm taping by reading the board. I'll really have to stay CLAM if I see Kyle at Tuesday's taping!

Good retro luck, TPH/Bobby. I never watched the show because the action was too slow, but I have found a lot of people are fans of WOF and think J! makes them feel dumb.

Thanks to the OP for starting this thread, albeit just in the nick of time.
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NHO WoF.

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MarkBarrett wrote:
Thu Dec 07, 2017 9:38 pm
I would like to watch before 7:30 PT tomorrow night if possible when it airs for me locally. Can anyone post a couple of CBS affiliates that air the show on the earlier side of things in the afternoon, please? Thank you.
It airs at 7PM ET/4PM PT on WHIO, which is Dayton's CBS affiliate.

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Other CBS Wheel stations that I know of include:

WFMY, Greensboro, NC, 7:00 PM (Eastern)
WBTW, Florence, SC, 7:00 PM (Eastern)
WAKA, Montgomery, AL, 6:30 PM (Central)

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NHO TPH



good retroluck!
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harrumph wrote:
Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:09 am
NHO WoF.
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The suspense is terrible, I hope it will last!

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Welcome to the club! Good retro luck!

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what is tph?

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CasketRomance wrote:
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what is tph?
One of our members, TenPoundHammer. He has a whole ongoing thread named after him.
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I have to work tonight, and my DVR isn't cooperating when I ask it to record stuff. Can someone post a link for the show somewhere?

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I may be pretty darned good at trivia, but I'm still terrible at Wheel of Fortune. At least compared to the really great players.
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OntarioQuizzer wrote:
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:00 pm
I may be pretty darned good at trivia, but I'm still terrible at Wheel of Fortune. At least compared to the really great players.
Thanks to a hot tip ;) I've seen the show as well. The spoiler is about the first round puzzle after the toss-ups only.
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Bobby [with control of the wheel]: One more.

He meant it. Applause and cheering from me. Loved it.

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MarkBarrett wrote:
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:06 pm
OntarioQuizzer wrote:
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:00 pm
I may be pretty darned good at trivia, but I'm still terrible at Wheel of Fortune. At least compared to the really great players.
Thanks to a hot tip ;) I've seen the show as well. The spoiler is about the first round puzzle after the toss-ups only.
Spoiler

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Bobby: One more.

He meant it. Applause and cheering from me. Loved it.
I was nowhere close at that point on that puzzle.
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This has all of the puzzles and final results from the 12/8 show:
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The puzzles are shown at the point of contestant solve.
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This is the bonus puzzle after the initial RSTLN E given to all players.
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And there's the family Christmas card for 2017.
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Great job, Bobby and congrats on doing so well and finally getting your chance to play for real.
Answers to the puzzles:
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Red Brick Chimney
Weather Forecast
Singing Nightingales
It's a Wonderful Life
Surfers and Snorkelers
A Nice Chunk of Change
Tying a Beautiful Bow
Gourmet Cupcakes
Egyptian Pharaohs

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