20 Blockbuster Challenge Eliminations

TJ Lavin stated he’d been waiting for over decade for Bananas to face Wes in elimination, and the moment finally arrived on Total Madness. If it wasn’t a spoiler, this would have been a headline for the season and showcased in every promo. This is a event, and certainly a moment generating buzz around the The Challenge. Throughout Challenge history, we’ve seen various clashes of … Continue reading 20 Blockbuster Challenge Eliminations

Life After The Challenge: Should Celebrities Like Theo Von Ignore their Past?

The Challenge has given us a number of successful people. Not just on the show, but some people have gone on to become bonafide celebrities. While some people fully embrace their past on the show, others have left their MTV experience in the rare view. Why do people do this? Mostly because it can hurt their chances of getting auditions and casting opportunities. One of … Continue reading Life After The Challenge: Should Celebrities Like Theo Von Ignore their Past?

10 Competitors Who Were Supposed to Become Regulars

Every so often we see new competitors come onto The Challenge and make a big splash. They are people who attract attention in fairly organic ways. Usually, they’re people who are naturally dramatic or charismatic but often find themselves in the middle or real game drama. Or maybe they’re people who like to hook up, but find themselves making enemies due to their flirtatious nature. … Continue reading 10 Competitors Who Were Supposed to Become Regulars

10 Challengers Who Allegedly Lost on Purpose

If you watch The Challenge, you know TJ hates one thing: quitters. On Rivals 3, Brandon got a brutal lashing from TJ when he left to be with his girlfriend. On Invasion, Theo got a few jabs when he refused to jump off a cliff and essentially quit because he was afraid of heights. Even Mattie got became an anti-smoking ad when she quit the … Continue reading 10 Challengers Who Allegedly Lost on Purpose

10 Challengers Who Should Come Back to Redeem Themselves

Some Challengers go out in the worst way despite a track record full of success. Occasionally, these Challengers never return to redeem their poor performance. Here’s a list of some of the Challengers who really ought to give The Challenge another shot because we know that have the potential to do well. 1. Coral Smith After a series of lies and betrayals Coral quit The … Continue reading 10 Challengers Who Should Come Back to Redeem Themselves

Real World Cancun’s CJ Koegel on American Ninja Warrior

Recently I’ve started watching the show American Ninja Warrior. As I watch the show I can’t help but think that some of the Challengers would be a perfect fit for a competition like this. Little did I know that one Challenger already had a chance at being an American Ninja Warrior. That’s right, CJ from Real World Cancun was a contestant on the show, though … Continue reading Real World Cancun’s CJ Koegel on American Ninja Warrior

Real World Ex-Plosion: Who’s Who

Real World Ex-Plosion marks the 29th season of The Real World, and while we’re all prepared to see seven (plus five) new personalities, it’s impossible to not make some comparisons. So, I’d like to take a chance to check out the new cast members and compare them to the past cast member who they best resemble. Of course, these comparisons are based on the limited … Continue reading Real World Ex-Plosion: Who’s Who

Best Challengers Without a Win

Emily and CT snagged their first win on Rivals 2, and they were certainly deserving of those wins. Now that they’ve moved from “challenger” to “champion,” I think we ought to take a look at the people who still have not got the gold. Sarah– Whenever she gets the chance to run on her own two feet, she really impresses me (and many others). Unfortunately, … Continue reading Best Challengers Without a Win

Challenge 25: Pure Speculation

Alright guys. It looks like the filming of the next challenge isn’t too far away. And with all of the tidbits of information floating around, I think I can start speculating some of the cast. This is NOT a spoiler post. The people mentioned here have indicated that they’ve been contacted about the challenge or taken some steps to prepare for a challenge. I did … Continue reading Challenge 25: Pure Speculation

New Rivals and Exes from Battle of the Seasons

This season we saw a whole lot of new people on the challenge. Thank means there was tons of potential to create new rivalries and exes. Rival and Battle of the Exes were popular challenge seasons, and I wouldn’t be shocked to sequels to these seasons. Let’s check out some potential pairing that stem from Battle of the Seasons. Exes Of course we have Danny … Continue reading New Rivals and Exes from Battle of the Seasons

5 Moments in Episode 8

When I saw the preview for this week’s episode I thought I was watching Fear Factor. Any show that has an eating challenge immediately reminds me of that show. Luckily, Battle of the Seasons is much better than Fear Factor. 5. The Real World/ Road Rules Charity Jonna confessed that when she broke up with her boyfriend he ruined all of her possessions, made her … Continue reading 5 Moments in Episode 8

Episode 7: 5 Moments that Mattered

It’s the week that some people were waiting for, but most people were dreading. The San Diego freak out! Let’s look back at the 5 moments from Wednesday’s episode that were the most memorable. 5. Sam I Am Not Competing During this week’s challenge we saw Team San Diego’s weak link: Sam. While the team was carrying logs up the hill, Sam put down her … Continue reading Episode 7: 5 Moments that Mattered