Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 3 – "You're getting so defeatist, it's disgusting."

Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 3 – “Get Your Sheep Together”


Teams set off by land and sea to the Shetland Islands in Scotland. After taking a train to Aberdeen, teams will pick up a Ford Focus and drive aboard a ferry to the Shetland Islands. There, they must find a Puffin at the Royal National Lifeboat Institute to receive their next clue. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 2 – "I don't wanna cry, but I don't wanna be last either."

Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 2 – “When You Gotta Go, You Gotta Go!”


The 2nd Leg begins with Misti & Jim opening the first clue telling teams to fly to London, England.

Misti & Jim are happy to have The Save. Tim & Te Jay and Kym & Alli share a taxi to the airport. Brooke & Robbie are glad they were able to show they weren’t dumb wrestlers. Amy & Maya give Bethany a pair of shoes after she lost one of them in the last Leg. These are the six teams on the first flight. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 1 – “Ow, my stupid butt hurts.”

Recap: The Amazing Race 25, Episode 1 – “Go Big or Go Home”


The milestone silver season of The Amazing Race begins with Phil standing at the first Starting Line, Bethesda Fountain. But this 25th season wlll be starting at 3am in Times Square in New York City.

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The teams each arrive in their own taxi to the cheers of TAR fans. The 11 teams are: Continue reading

The Amazing Race US Finally Returns to the Philippines!

Well not really. Not yet, at least. But I was in the Amazing Race wishlist mood today and I dug up my ideas for locations and tasks for what would be the first two Legs of a TARUS season. Definitely a wishlist/dream route/fantasy-kind of thing. But you never know. (Though, please credit me when using my ideas, thank you Bertram and Co. lol) =]

Let’s start the Race somewhere other than Los Angeles. And since my route heads to Asia first, San Francisco International Airport is a perfect alternative as a gateway to Asia.

And our Starting Line is at the Admiral Nimitz House on Yerba Buena Island right in the middle of San Francisco Bay. It provides a beautiful and stunning start to the Race with the teams being brought to the Starting Line on speedboats or even yachts as a nod to the recent America’s Cup. The brand new Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge also rises up behind the Starting Line. Continue reading