Over the past week and weekend, Dee posted a series of racially insensitive tweets in wake of the Black Lives Matter movement, murder of George Floyd, and injustices to the black community. MTV’s official Challenge Twitter has announced they’re severing their ties with Dee: This season of The Challenge will continuing airing as normal, but beyond this, Dee is gone. The whole Twitter fiasco has … Continue reading Dee Nguyen Banned From The Challenge
If you watched War of the Worlds 2 during its original run, you might remember commercials advertising Challenge-sponsored Spartan Races and a “chance to appear on a future season of The Challenge.” We know this has no impact on season 35, but does it mean anything for season 36? A bunch of Challengers showed up to sponsor the events. We had Tony & Jemmye, Brad … Continue reading Is Another Fresh Meat Coming?
Dirty Thirty seems like a very recent season to me, but we’ve now seen four seasons following it. It’s safe to say this season had a long-term impact of the Challenge series and its effects still impact current seasons. I would even argue that this season began the modern era of The Challenge and retired a few elements of older seasons. Looking back on the … Continue reading Game Changers: Dirty Thirty
It appears we have a new couple in the Challenge world! WARNING!! I am not huge on posting spoilers for The Challenge beyond the cast and format. This post will contain some hints and spoilers, so proceed with caution if you like to avoid these things. If you’ve followed The Challenge for the past few years, the name “Mikey P” might mean something to you. … Continue reading Kailah Casillas Dating Stephen Bear?
Here we go. Another rumor article. Keep in mind, nothing here is confirmed, so everything is just a rumor. But, most of these have been discussed over time and many of them fit in plot lines of aired footage. Throughout the Challenge, a lot gets left on the cutting room floor. Sometimes this includes fights and arguments that focus around game strategy or hook ups. … Continue reading 10 Unaired Fights that Would Have Make The Challenge Better
The Real World is officially back… on Facebook Watch this time. While the season is simply called “Real World Atlanta,” that does not pay respect to the 32 prior seasons of the show. That is a lot of history and a lot of people have viewed the show over the years. Here is my ranking of all thirty-two prior seasons. This is clearly biased, but I do … Continue reading All Thirty Two Real World Seasons Ranked
It wasn’t too long ago that Rivals 2 was gracing our TV screen. The blog even existed during the airing of that season, so it seems very recent to me. But it was actually five years ago, and it has been long enough to see the impact this season had on The Challenge. To fully understand the impact of Rivals 2 we will have to … Continue reading Game Changers: Rivals 2
MTV loves to remind us that Dirty Thirty, Vendettas, and Final Reckoning are a trilogy. Though most of the connections between the three seasons seem forced, fans have accepted these three seasons as a cohesive unit. For this reason, I am going to be ranking every single cast member from these shows. My rankings will be based on a number of factors such as: prominence … Continue reading Ranking Every Single Cast Member from the Trilogy
$500,000 is a lot of money to turn down, but many competitors claim they would split the money with their partner if given the choice. We all know Ashley wouldn’t share, but I truly believe many competitors would. If given the option to split or steal, here’s what I think each competitor would do. I’d like to emphasize: these are my thoughts. Feel free to … Continue reading Who Would Have Taken the Money: Every Final Reckoning Competitor
As reported earlier, Cara Maria is was donating all proceed from her Cameo appearance to the Equis Save Foundation. This was after Amanda stated she hopes her horse dies on The Challenge. Today, Cara Maria shared her campaign was over (oddly on the day the new season of The Challenge starts filming). She raised $900 and was going add $100 to make an even $1,000. … Continue reading Cara Maria’s Charitable Act Backfires
More often than not, a Challenge episode will now end with a cliffhanger. Last week, we saw the end of a Purge challenge where Kam and Cara Maria were fighting for their lives in the game. Unsurprisingly, the only two girls eating in the eating contest are in last place. Of course, these teams have no choice other than making a female eat because both … Continue reading Girl/Girl Teams: Are They Disadvantaged?
It’s all about redemption! 1. New Guests from Hell Paulie and Natalie arrive in Redemption to mixed reactions. Jozea and Da’Vonne are glad to have their Big Brother besties in the house, and everyone gathers around to hear his stories from the Main House, except Chuck who slept the whole time. The Redemption houseguests share their stories and have reached the consensus that Britni is … Continue reading The Challenge Final Reckoning: Top Moments from Episode 4