Johnny Bananas won Rivals 3 and became the first 6-time champ in Challenge history. Six seasons later and he is still a 6-time champ (unless you count the Champ vs. Stars spinoff). Some will say he’s cursed because he stole Sarah’s money. Other’s will say he’s old. Regardless, something has happened and Mr. Bananas isn’t has good as he used to be. His early departure … Continue reading Can Bananas Ever Win Again?
The Challenge has given us a lot of fights, with some being more substantial than others. We’ve seen lives altered due to the fights on The Challenge and many people have gone home because of their social drama. Then, there are these fights. The ones that are rooted in pure BS. The ones that make you question why you watch the show. These ten fight … Continue reading 10 Most Ridiculous Fights on The Challenge
If you’re reading my blog, you know Johnny Bananas. With more Challenge seasons under his belt than anyone else, his record is full of really high highs and really low lows. Regardless of whether you love him or hate him, you have to admit his name is basically synonymous with The Challenge. After 19 seasons (seventeen regular, two spin-off), Bananas’s Challenge career is more of … Continue reading Johnny Bananas: Every Season Ranked
$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
This week we saw Team Banony get sent home, for real this time. Both Bananas and Tony seemed a little bitter over their loss, but nothing excessive. Both of them handled their elimination with an appropriate level of grief and anger, so viewers would never know they had almost earned their spot in the final. How did this happen? Production switched the elimination and made … Continue reading Bananas, Tony, and the Case of the Changed Elimination
And now, we are reaching the end. 1. The Shock of Success Trivia is back! In a game called Painfully Wrong competitors have five strikes before getting eliminated and must get answers correctly if they don’t want to accumulate strikes. Similar to the first trivia of this season, competitors who answer questions correctly will assign a strike to another team. The catch? To advance to the … Continue reading The Challenge Final Reckoning: Top Moments from Episode 19
We’re still chugging along. The end is near. 1. Lying With a Liar Upon Nelson’s arrival in Redemption, he is greeted with accusations from Kayleigh. Bananas told Kayleigh that Nelson was lying in bed and cuddling with Natalie, which Nelson denied. After the initial blow-out, Nelson and Kayleigh talk alone outside. Kayleigh decides to believe Nelson because she has fallen for him and their time … Continue reading The Challenge Final Reckoning: Top Moments from Episode 18