Every season has debut competitors. Some go on to become Challenge legends, but other competitors just do one season and move on with their lives. This list is for the one-and-dones. As the show progressed, we saw fewer people fit this criterion, but there still are a lot of notable competitors who made a splash on their only season. Anyone who did a second season is … Continue reading Best One Season Wonder from Each Challenge Season
If you put 30+ people in a house, there’s a few things guaranteed to happen. People will fight, hook up, and get hungry. Every so often we see food cause an argument, or at the very least, add a little fuel to the fire. These are the time when meals get ruined and fights get started. Whether the food was the reason for the fight … Continue reading Food Fight! Ten Challenge Controversies Surrounding Food
Luck plays a big role in Challenge success, and some people seem to get all the worst luck on The Challenge. Whether it’s multiple quitting partners, numerous injuries, or a series of eliminations, these people have to battle season after season. On the other hand, there are people who have benefited from great luck on The Challenge. This season, Paulie & Natalie are a great … Continue reading Eight Cases of Incredible Luck on The Challenge
Over the course of Challenge history, we’ve seen competitors who proved their strength and value in the final. While these competitors earned their spot in the Challenge hall of fame, we’ve also seen our share of competitors who flopped in the final. These are the people who couldn’t handle the stresses and intensity found in the final. For these people, we have a separate hall … Continue reading The Short History of Challengers Who Failed at the Final
In honor of the new Real World season premiering this week, let’s check out some of the more recent Real World seasons were cast members left each other with “bad blood.” While some of these people may have made amends (thanks to Challenges like “Rivals”) others still have beef with their former roommates. Jasmine & Jonna (Real World Cancun) Despite the fact that Jonna came … Continue reading Real Worlders Who Left With Bad Blood
For some Challengers, the final is their moment to shine. For others, the final is the biggest nightmare. This post pays tribute to those who couldn’t get their act together in the final and ultimately lost it all. 10. The Veterans (The Gauntlet 2) The veterans literally put all of their chips in on pot on the Gauntlet 2 final, and lost it all. This … Continue reading 10 Challengers Who Shit the Bed in the Final
Both seasons of Battle of the Exes have been an explosion of drama and emotions. By rekindling flames, production has brought out the best and worst in the cast. Of course, many of these couples aren’t real. They’re either rumored couples, one night stands, or made up. Nobody wants to see people who are “exes” just because they weren’t a perfect match in the Truth … Continue reading Exes That Still Need to Compete
Mike “Mike Mike” Ross from the 2011 Real World Las Vegas season is now a married man! Like a true MTV alum, the wedding took place in Laguna Beach. The joyous occasion resulted in a mini Vegas reunion, plus Mike’s friend Laurel who he met on Rivals. Here’s some pics from the wedding thanks to our favorite Instagrammer Nany! NanAdam, Nany, Cooke, and Leroy. All … Continue reading Mike Ross From Real World Las Vegas Gets Married!
The rookies made quite a splash on Rivals, especially Leroy and Mike who made it all the way to the end. The duo made a surprisingly good team with Leroy has the muscle and Mike as the mental. Though rookies seldom make it to the final, especially without going into any elimination, Mike and Leroy did just that. Things were going really well for these … Continue reading Throwback: Was Leroy Better with Adam or Mike as a Partner?
We’ve seen plenty of relationships form on The Real World, Road Rules, and The Challenge. Some of them ended after a night, while others have ended in marriage. Sometimes these relationships seem like a perfect match, while other times they are a shock to everyone. Let’s take a stroll down memory lane and check out some of the most surprising relationships. Puck & Rachel (Real … Continue reading Most Surprising Couples