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WHAT'S MY LINE? (Wally Bruner, 1968-72) [2 episodes]
What does this person do for a living? The only one of the three panel show "siblings" that hasn't come back within the past 35+ years, albeit not from lack of trying.
Season Two (1969-70)
* Taped 8/28/69: GENE RAYBURN, Brenda Viccaro, Joanna Barnes, Bennett Cerf. Players: Phyllis Buckman, Jackie Willie, Gerald Ford. "Honest Answers" is played! 2002 repeat. [D-24.3/GSN or D-32.3/GSN]
* Taped 10/16/69: Soupy Sales, Dina Merrill, Mark Russell, Arlene Francis. Players: Selita Sue Smith, Arthur Murphy, HUGH DOWNS. 2002 repeat, low audio during parts of Game 2. [D-32.4/GSN]

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WHO DO YOU TRUST? (Johnny Carson/Bill Nimmo, 1958-59) [1 episode]
Low-stakes You Bet Your Life-esque game that's fun to watch. Doesn't hurt that Carson's present.
* September 9, 1958: John & Lorraine Burns (going for $2,500) vs. Carl Koffell? & Lucille Rivers, with the winners facing either Art & Pauline Wexler or Sylvia Compton? & Nicki Hishcrin?. A player gets locked in an isolation booth! Has a Contestant Plug! [D-34.6/KIN]

WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE? (Meredith Vieira, 2002-13) [25 episodes]
Started out well, fell down with the Clock format, fell harder with the Super Mix/Shuffle era, and then Meredith left after eleven seasons.
Season Three (2004-05)
* November 26, 2004: Begins with EDDIE TIMANUS (who hits on Meredith!) at $50,000. 4/1/05 repeat, with commercials. [2.4/RPT, WPLG-10 {Miami, Florida}]
Season Five (2006-07)
* September 11, 2006 (Season Premiere): Begins with Nishi St. John at $100. 9/10/07 repeat with commercials, about 20 seconds of Nishi's interview missing. [40.5/RPT, WSVN-7 {Miami, Florida}]
* March 5, 2007 (Al Roker hosts, Day 1): Begins with Pam Murray at $100. TWO contestants get embarrassed by Ask the Audience! Original commercials, not-so-good video. [21.1/OB, WPEC-12 {West Palm Beach, Florida}]
* March 6, 2007 (Al Roker hosts, Day 2): Begins with Dave Lattimer at $8,000. More embarrassing uses of Ask the Audience! Original commercials, audio/video almost nonexistent for first 13 minutes. [21.2/OB, WPEC-12]
* March 7, 2007 (Al Roker hosts, Day 3): Begins with Kingslea Bueltel at $25,000. A contestant insults Al while answering a question! Original commercials. [21.3/OB, WPEC-12]
* March 9, 2007 (Al Roker hosts, Finale): Begins with Lisa Gray at $4,000. Original commercials. [21.4/OB, WPEC-12]
* May 15, 2007 (Tom Bergeron hosts, Day 2): Begins with Rob Wright at $8,000. Tom reveals how he got to host the show, and the second contestant has some strange stories to tell! Original commercials, slightly grainy-but-watchable video. [31.1/OB, WPEC-12]
* May 18, 2007 (Tom Bergeron hosts, Finale): Begins with Valerie McFarland at $4,000. Two pretty bad players today, and Tom says goodbye after the last commercial break! Original commercials, slightly grainy-but-watchable video with some quality problems at points (a storm occurred while I was recording this). [31.4/OB, WPEC-12]
* June 25, 2007 (Tim Vincent hosts, Day 1): Begins with Barbee Callander at $100. Even more fun with Ask the Audience! Original commercials, grainy-but-watchable video. [36.1/OB, WPEC-12]
* June 26, 2007 (Tim Vincent hosts, Day 2): Begins with Ashley Myers at $4,000. Second contestant is REALLY energetic! Original commercials, grainy-but-watchable video. [36.2/OB, WPEC-12]
* June 27, 2007 (Tim Vincent hosts, Day 3): Begins with Alan Templeton (who gives Tim a vial of crude oil!) at $100. Original commercials, grainy-but-watchable video. [36.3/OB, WPEC-12]
* June 28, 2007 (Tim Vincent hosts, Day 4): Begins with Pony Winterhart at $4,000. Original commercials, grainy-but-watchable video. [36.7/OB, WPEC-12]
* June 29, 2007 (Tim Vincent hosts, Finale): Begins with Jen MacNeil at $4,000. Second contestant offers to give Tim pointers on how to host the show (bit late for that). Original commercials, grainy-but-watchable video. [36.10/OB, WPEC-12]
Season Six (2007-08; last pre-Clock season)
* September 10, 2007 (Season Premiere): Begins with Peggy Rees at $100. Original commercials, first minute or so missing. [40.4/OB, WSVN-7]
* September 28, 2007: Begins with Cynthia Robbins at $50,000. Original commercials, several portions (intro, first three questions or so, and end of show) missing due mainly to local Breaking News reports. [44.1/OB, WPEC-12]
* November 5, 2007 (Grand Giveaway, Day 1): Begins with Gabe Castellanos at $2,000. Taped Message: Regis Philbin & Kelly Ripa, after which Meredith talks a bit about her time on Celebrity Millionaire. Original commercials. [49.12/OB, WSVN-7]
* November 6, 2007 (Grand Giveaway, Day 2): Begins with Rachel Watson at $4,000. Second contestant is REALLY bad! Taped Message: The cast of All My Children. Original commercials. [50.2/OB, WPEC-12]
* November 7, 2007 (Grand Giveaway, Day 3): Begins with Andre Boustani at $50,000. Taped Message: The cast of The View. Original commercials. [50.5/OB, WPEC-12]
* November 8, 2007 (Grand Giveaway, Day 4): Begins with Wayne Scott at $16,000. Next player wants to dispel a myth that seniors aren't that smart. Taped Message: Kelly Monaco of General Hospital. Original commercials, VERY grainy-but-watchable video (ends when the second contestant comes out) that screws up at times. [50.8/OB, WPEC-12]
* November 9, 2007 (Grand Giveaway, Finale): Begins with Alison McBain at $4,000. Taped Message: The Radio City Rockettes. Cast and crew celebrate the 1,000th episode with a special cake! Original commercials. [50.12/OB, WPEC-12]
* January 30, 2008: Begins with Julia Webb at $100. Original commercials, video screws up at times. [56.1/OB, WPEC-12]
* March 4, 2008 (Dave Price hosts, Day 2): Begins with Nate Jones at $2,000. Original commercials, grainy-but-watchable video that screws up at times. [56.14/OB, WPEC-12]
* March 5, 2008 (Dave Price hosts, Day 3): Begins with Tamiko Bell-Bacchus at $500. Dave makes fun of the un-random randomness of the 50:50 - which may be why it was ousted after this season! Original commercials, pretty grainy-but-watchable video that screws up for about 80% of the episode. [57.1/OB, WPEC-12]
*-March 6, 2008 (Dave Price hosts, Day 4): Begins with Chris Keating at $4,000. Original commercials, slightly grainy-but-watchable video that screws up occasionally, video goes to static and makes a sound 16 times at the beginning of next-to-last segment. [57.3/OB, WPEC-12]
* March 7, 2008 (Dave Price hosts, Finale): Begins with Charlie Esser at $50,000. Original commercials, slightly grainy-but-watchable video that screws up occasionally. [57.5/OB, WPEC-12]

WINTUITION [1 clip]
Great GSN series with grade-appropriate questions and a $50,000 top payoff! And come on, it's Marc Summers!
* December 26, 2002: Matt vs. Shana vs. Kenneth. 3/20/03 repeat, ends after Fifth Grade question. [34.3/RPT]

WIPEOUT (Syndicated, 1988-89) [1 episode]
One of Peter Tomarken's last games before GSN began. Did very well elsewhere, but should've lasted far more than a year in the States.
"Returning Champ" Format
* October 31, 1988: Pamela vs. Lisa vs. Mark. 12/88 repeat with one commercial (for syndie Win, Lose or Draw) and a Ticket Plug, low audio at times, part of Challenge Round #2 missing, ends during credits. [D-29.1/RPT, WCBS-2 {New York City, New York}]

WORDPLAY [4 episodes]
Tom Kennedy's last aired game show, basically an Oh My Word/Take My Word For It revamp with a "meatier" format.
{YT}* January 16, 1987: Stephen Furst, Roseanne Barr, Ned Beatty. Ayofemi (Day 3 - $15,750) vs. Mary. Has a Contestant Plug, first two seconds missing, slightly muffled audio. [D-26.4/OB]
* January 26, 1987: Marc Price, LeAnne Henley, Christopher Hewitt. Barry (Day 2 - $1,075) vs. Janet. Has a "Car-Azy February" promo and a Contestant Plug, low/muffled audio throughout. [D-26.3/OB, WOWT-6 {Omaha, Nebraska}]
{YT}* September 2, 1987: Jimmy Aleck, Marsha Warfield, Jamie Farr. Carrie (Day 2 - $2,200) vs. Lori. Has a New Newlywed Game promo! [D-26.1/OB, WAVE-3 {Louisville, Kentucky}]
* September 4, 1987 (Finale/"There's an audience out there!"): Jimmy Aleck, Marsha Warfield, Jamie Farr. John (REALLY stupid) vs. Elizabeth. A great way to finish out the series! Two original commercials, including a Scrabble promo! [D-26.2/OB, Channel 13]

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