Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 6 – "I always wanted to be a beautiful something."


Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 6 – Double U-Turn Ahead

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While the other teams are booking flights to Milan, Italy using the Travelocity app, Liz & Michael hug it out to try and put their rough day behind them. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 5 – "I don't need my teammate to make me feel like crap."


Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 5 – “Have Faith in Me, Broski”

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Teams fly to Alesund, Norway for this 5th Leg. Once there, they must drive themselves in non-sponsored Volvo rental cars from Avis to Hongsteinen Fyr Lighthouse. Here, teams must enjoy some rakfisk, or fermented fish to receive their next clue. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 4 – "Hi! Welcome to hell!"


Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 4 – “Another One Bites the Dust”

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The 4th Leg begins with teams needing to find the house of Farrokh Bulsara, better known as Freddie Mercury. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 3 – "I just don't like it when people screw me over."


Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 3 – “Bucket List Type Stuff”

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After the Mat, Shamir continues to talk about his balls to the other teams. Everyone just about settles into the dynamics of their new strange(r) partners as Leg 3 begins with teams learning they will be flying to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. They are armed with $330 and a warning about a Blind Double U-Turn! Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 2 – "Pain is temporary, elimination is forever."


Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 2 – Scared Spitless

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Teams must book their own flights to Sao Paolo, Brazil at a designated travel agency. Shamir easily gets frustrated when they don’t make it on an earlier flight. Sara hopes he doesn’t let his emotions get the better of them on the Race. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 29, Episode 1 – "This is an Amazing Race nightmare!"


Recap: The Amazing Race 29. Episode 1 – “We’re Coming For You, Phil!”

^^^A season of strangers. Strangers Things! Get it? No?

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Anyway…
After series low ratings benched it for almost a year and drove it to the brink of death, The Amazing Race returns on a new night and later time. And it starts off with the show inexplicably attacking the audience with a clip of the worst winners in the history of the American Race.

Phil explains that this season will see 22 strangers team up at the Starting Line in, of course, Los Angeles. To decide who teams up with who, teams must retrieve a suitcase with the Panamanian flag from a nearby luggage store and bring it back to the Starting Line. Continue reading