Ten People Basically Edited Out of Seasons

The second half of Total Madness saw Dee vanish from our screens. Production stated they would continue airing the season “as normal,” but clearly there has been a lot of chopping on the edit. Camila received a similar edit on Dirty Thirty after her racist tirade, receiving no confessionals. Meanwhile, other competitors have appeared on Challenges but barely got any recognition. While they never formally … Continue reading Ten People Basically Edited Out of Seasons

10 Most Embarrassing Elimination Losses

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

Jenn Grijalva: One of the Best or Worst?

In the middle years of The Challenge, there were a lot of big names who never quite got a gold medal. One of the more notable names is Jenn Grijalva, an alumnae from Real World: Denver. She quickly became notable for her feisty attitude and ability to perform. While she had a few notable successes on field, she had just as many disappointments. Over the … Continue reading Jenn Grijalva: One of the Best or Worst?

Real World Austin Reunites at Wes’s Wedding

Saturday was a big day for Real World Austin alumni and Challenge champion Wes Bergmann. He married his wife Amanda Hornick in a ceremony attended by some of his old Real World roommates. Rachel, Lacey, Melinda, and Nehamiah joined Wes for the ceremony. While the wedding did not have a huge MTV presence, this Austin crew was also joined by one newer face: Devin. The … Continue reading Real World Austin Reunites at Wes’s Wedding

Challengers Who Redeemed Themselves On Their Second Season

Redemption seems to be an important theme moving forward with The Challenges, and sometimes one Challenge just doesn’t capture someone’s abilities. When given a second shot, some Challengers are able surprise the public and become moderately successful. These are some of the people who displayed an overwhelming improvement on their second season: 1. Katie (The Gauntlet: The Inferno) Katie was definitely considered a weak link … Continue reading Challengers Who Redeemed Themselves On Their Second Season

Real World Austin Turns 10

On June 21st, 2005 MTV gave birth to The Real World Austin, a Real World season that captivated viewers and created some of the most recognizable Real World personalities ever. Today marks the tenth anniversary from the debut of this season. It’s hard to believe this season first aired 10 years ago.Maybe it’s because Wes still appears on The Challenge or because Melinda doesn’t look … Continue reading Real World Austin Turns 10

Seasons That Like to Go Home First

Going home early is a rite of passage that many rookies must endure. However, there are some seasons who cast members tend to take the early flight home. Here are some of the seasons whose cast members have had multiple early departures on The Challenge. Real World Los Angeles (4 Times)- The Real World Los Angeles had a rough start, with Beth and Jon going home … Continue reading Seasons That Like to Go Home First

Challengers Who Went from Rags to Riches

OK, so no one on The Challenge really becomes rich. However, there are some people who have certainly turned their luck around. In this post I am going to look at people who finished in last on a Challenge then made it to the final on their following Challenge appearance. These Challengers have literally gone from the worst possible position to making money on their … Continue reading Challengers Who Went from Rags to Riches