MTV, you stirred the pot, and things got very personal. A couple of days ago, MTV posted a video of Jenna and Amanda’s feud on The Challenge. The video is 21 minutes on YouTube, but it was also Tweeted out. They cover Invasion and the “finger bang” incident, the Dirty Thirty elimination/ Redemption, their arguments on the Final Reckoning reunion, and the fight on War … Continue reading Zach & Jenna Feud With Amanda on Twitter: Bombs Get Dropped
The Real World has given us some of the best Challengers. As later seasons aired, viewers would begin to pick out the roommates who’d be best suited for The Challenge. Sometimes these competitors would meet expectations, others would underperform. Then there’s a few competitors who never made the jump. They just did The Real World and nothing further. This post is inspired by the fact … Continue reading The Real Worlders Who Should Have Been Challenge Stars
Each season of The Challenge, we get some newbies thrown into the mix. Typically, we get a bunch of sacrificial lambs, but we occasionally we see newbies who intimidate the veterans. Sometimes these people live up to the expectations, other times their popcorn muscles turn them into flops. This week we saw Fessy take out Jordan, proving he’s a solid competitor. Sure, Jordan did have … Continue reading Ten Most Feared Challenge Rookies
Looking for something to watch while you’re stuck in quarantine? How about watching a show about reality stars who broke quarantine to resume quarantine together. Streaming exclusively on Patreon, Wes and his small production crew are releasing their show “Friends With Benefits.” The show stars: Wes, Kailah, Kailah’s boyfriend (and Ex on the Peak star) Sam Bird, Nany, Dee, and Marie’s ex Devin. The show … Continue reading Wes Decides to Break Quarantine to Film With His ‘Friends With Benefits’
This week we saw a disoriented Jay get sent home by production. After getting rocked by production, he became delusional and a medic determined he was unfit to continue. He’s not the only person to get injured in an elimination, in fact it’s not super uncommon. These are some of the worst injuries sustained while fighting for life in The Challenge. 10. Natalie (Final Reckoning) … Continue reading Ten Challengers Injured During Eliminations
On The Challenge, you punch someone and you’re gone. As we saw this week, spitting won’t get you the same punishment. In fact, The Challenge has been quite inconsistent with their acts of violence. While some instances get punished, others just get a slap on the wrist. These physical alternations fall into the gray zone. They’re clearly not acceptable, but they’re also not ground for … Continue reading 11 Gray Zone Instances of Violence on The Challenge
There’s one thing every Challenger has in common: they were once rookies. Some people shine during their rookie seasons, while other get the boot quickly. Some of our sloppiest competitors have been the first people to get the boot, leaving a big impact in a single episode. Here, I am going to look at some of our messiest first-boots on The Challenge. To be considered … Continue reading Ten Sloppiest Rookie Debuts
Want to win The Challenge: Total Madness? You’ll also need to win an elimination. Throughout history, The Challenge has had many people battle their way to victory. They’ve also had a lot of people get to the final without seeing a single elimination. Some of these people got crazy lucky, and some people were just lay-ups. Other people never had to risk their games in … Continue reading Ten Best Competitors Who Never Saw An Elimination
The Challenge has given us a lot of opportunities for people to prove themselves. Sometimes, we see people thrive under pressure. Other times, we see people fumble and lose when the odds were in their favor. Here are some of the elimination losses that are embarrassing for the loser involved. All factors will be considered, such as the elimination itself and the relationship between the … Continue reading 10 Most Embarrassing Elimination Losses
Not too long ago, Bananas took to Instagram to talk about the recent crop of Challenge contestants. He said it seems like new Challengers seem like they can come from anywhere. All you need is your 15 minutes of fame from a reality show and you can join The Challenge. He said that back in the days, the time when he was cast, MTV only … Continue reading Where Should New Challengers Come From?
It’s time to look into a dark, dark era of The Challenge history. The Island, the season that could have ruined The Challenge but somehow didn’t. The Island was a weird transition from the prior season, The Gauntlet 3. That season was the first to have hour-long episodes but it was clearly filmed to have half-hour episodes like the first two Gauntlets. This meant most … Continue reading Game Changers: The Island
It looks like Kamroy is back in full swing! The two have both posted pictures on Instagram recently implying they’re dating. Leroy’s caption is a simple “nothing like it 🖤” while Kam simply wrote “Happy.” These captions are pretty ambiguous, but the comments from other cast members seem to tell the story. Cara Maria wrote “This means the world to me,” Ashley wrote “Oh my … Continue reading Leroy and Kam are Together?