This is shaping up to be a rather odd season of 'The Amazing Race.' Mind you, not quite as odd as that ill-fated (and I hope they never entertain the notion again) "family edition" some years back. That was annoying odd. This season is just plain unusual more
Now this is what I’m talking about! In the eighteenth edition of The Amazing Race we’re finally being treated to a race that has been difficult throughout and seems to be getting harder. Historically, the whole of the race has always been challengin more
In my entirely unprofessional assessment, China is probably the third most interesting country in the history of humanity. (It's behind only Monaco and Narnia, and who can prove that Monaco is actually a real country?) Roughly a sixth of the world's popul more
My dad will never give up and that’s why sometimes you have to give up for him. Boooo, Mike, boooo! Ok, I get it. Mel is 70 years old and probably should not be wallowing around in the mud in 30 degree weather for hours on end wearing a diaper. more
After two pretty solid episodes to open the season, The Amazing Race amped things up during Sunday night’s episode, an hour that featured time penalties, flight delays, and a medical emergency that knocked a team out earlier than their time to go.
What's the absolute best thing about 'The Amazing Race'? Sure, there's the adrenalin rush as the teams race around the world. Yes, there's Phil's infamous eyebrow raise. You can cheer on your favorite teams and jeer at the ones who irk you. But the best t more
"We need a cool nickname," said Zev, and he was right. So many other contestants on this season of Amazing Race come with ready-made brand designations: the Cowboys, the Globetrotters, the Dating Goths, the Cheerleaders, and of course, Bubbl more
What do you get when you combine kangaroo outfits, moon shoes, paint spitting, green bunnies, fancy dancing, steakhouses, cranky dads, injured dads, magpies, ground mosaics, and an awful sense of direction?
Why, you have a pretty solid second episode o more