Survivor “Total Dysfunction” Review

Is it just me, or does Survivor: One World feel like a totally different show now? When "Total Dysfunction" started out, we were introduced to a new wrinkle in the one world game: There’s no more "Manono getting their first look at the new Salani tribe". One of the tribes comes back from tribal, and all the other tribe needs to do is walk over to see who got voted out. Weird.

It’s also an interesting change in the Survivor formula that any tribe member can walk over to the other tribe and talk to them if they want to. Case in point: Colton. Man, is this kid terrible or what? He’s whiny, cloying, and clingy. Plus, he’s completely useless as a strategizer. I find it genuinely insulting that Jonas even mentioned him in the same breath as Russell Hantz. Say what you will about Russell, but he wouldn’t walk around camp and throw hissy fits, completely alienating himself from his tribe. Also, don’t use the whole "He’s gay" excuse for his heightened emotional state. Todd Herzog was an openly gay contestant in Survivor: China, and he won the whole darn thing! Not to mention Richard Hatch! Read More... 


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