Tonight... one team will face 10 games,
each 60 seconds in length. Playing with household items could win you
$250,000. But first, you have to beat the clock. And EVERY. SECOND.
COUNTS. Tonight's team has the dream, but do they have the drive to go
all the way?
Trina (37; Lancaster, CA) & Trisha (32;
Lancaster, CA) are sisters and best friends who are competing for a
charity that hits home. Trina's second son Cameron has Tourette's, and
part of whatever they win tonight would go to the National Tourette's
Syndrome Foundation. They call themselves The Dynamic Duo because, and
this is them talking, "They're the double 'Ts' with the double 'D's."
As a reminder of what's at stake...
LEVEL 1: $1000
LEVEL 2: $2000
LEVEL 3: $3000
LEVEL 4: $5000
LEVEL 5: $10,000
LEVEL 6: $15,000
LEVEL 7: $25,000
LEVEL 8: $50,000
LEVEL 9: $100,000
LEVEL 10: $250,000
Once you pass the $1000, $10,000 and the $25,000
levels, you are guaranteed that much money. Otherwise, it's the same
game. Ten challenges, each to be accomplished in under a minute.
Complete the task, and you move to the next level. You will have three
lives to use during the game. At the end of each level, you can take the
cash and dash, or you can stay and play, and that's important, because
if you run out of lives, your game is over and you leave with the last
And of course, as the Computer will tell
you, "Failure to complete this task in 60 seconds may result in
MILESTONE LEVEL 1: FLOTACIOUS:
One player from each team will make a
tower of five empty soda cans on a floating plastic plate in a bowl of
water. It must stay afloat for a three-count.
First attempt (Trisha)... FAIL (TIME OUT, TWO lives remaining)
Second attempt (Trina).... COMPLETE! (:00;
LEVEL 2: EGG DANCE:
The contestant must carry two eggs on inverted plates across the stage
from one set of platforms to the other. The contestant fails the
challenge if either egg drops.
Attempt 1 (Trisha)... COMPLETE!
LEVEL 3: BLOW BALL:
On a pizza platter are 76 balls, three yellow, the rest red. The
contestant must blow the red ping-pong balls off of a large pizza
platter without knocking off the yellow ping-pong balls scattered in the
mess of red ping-pong balls.
Attempt 1 (Trina)... COMPLETE! (:16,
LEVEL 4: GOT YOUR BACK:
As a team, the players back-to-back in a plastic hoop while firing
ping-pong balls at four ping-pong paddles, hoping to knock them down.
ttempt 1... COMPLETE! (:41, $5000)
MILESTONE LEVEL 5:
WALRUS: The contestant must
transfer three marshmallows from one table to another, creating a stack
in the process, using the pincer action created from two coffee stirrers
in their mouths.
Attempt 1 (Trisha)... COMPLETE! (:09,
LEVEL 6: SPEED ERASER:
Using a pencil's rubber eraser, the contestants have to bounce eight
pencils into eight glasses each.
(C-Note: In four tries, this task has not
been completed once on the GSN version)
Attempt 1.... FAIL (TIME OUT, ONE
ONLY attempt.... FAIL (TIME OUT; GAME
OVER). But they do leave with $10,000.
Another team and another game is
forthcoming. STAND BY.
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