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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 9 Beat Random Results

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Each week at the Amazing Race Analysis blog, a crew of TAR viewers make their predictions of the finish order.  This is hard to do, because there is high variance in how teams place.  The strong teams sometimes finish on the bottom, and the historically weaker teams finish on top.  One point is awarded for […]

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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 9 Recap: Berlin, Germany

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week the teams travel by train from Switzerland to Berlin, Germany.  I always enjoy it when the race goes to a place I’ve visited, and I was in Berlin in December in the mid-90s, when it was under massive construction.   Phil Keoghan tells us that Berlin may […]

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The Amazing Race 21 Episode 9 Beat Random Results

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Each week at The Amazing Race Analysis blog, we have a group of TAR viewers attempt to predict the finish order.  One point is awarded for placing the team in the correct spot, with a bonus point for predicting the first place or last place finishing team.  We also have a “close counts” component – […]

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The Amazing Race 21 Episode 9: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, the teams traveled to Amsterdam, The Netherlands.  I always like it when teams go to places I’ve been to, and I was in Amsterdam – and the Schiphol Airport where they arrived – just last year. Flight Diversity This episode saw some of the more complicated […]

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The Amazing Race 20 Episode 9 Beat Random Results

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Let’s check in on our crew of TAR Predictors to see how they did in determining the Episode 9 finish order.  Predictors get 2 points for a correct first or last place prediction, and 1 point for other spot-on placements.  An extra .25 points are awarded for predicting if the team is in the top, […]

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The Amazing Race 20 Episode 9 Recap: Cochin, India

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, teams traveled from Tanzania in Africa to Cochin, India.  The TAR Producers like to bring teams to India, because it usually involves navigating highly dense traffic and population centers, and engenders interesting and colorful costumes and challenges (remember the one where people threw paint on each […]

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The Amazing Race 19 Episode 9 Recap – Brussels, Belgium

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, the teams performed the majority of the tasks in Copenhagen, and then took an overnight train from Hamburg to Brussels, via Cologne.  I always like it when teams race to places I’ve been to, and I’ve been to Copenhagen, the Hamburg train station (after taking a […]

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The Amazing Race 18: Unfinished Business beat random Episode 9 results

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Each week we have a crew try to predict the Amazing Race finish order.  Let’s take a look on how the crew did this week!   Chet and Has a System had the best week, and Random finally got a bit lucky.   Our dominant leader, The Casual One, did enough to keep pace, and last […]

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The Amazing Race 18: Unfinished Business Leg 9 (Switzerland and Liechtenstein) Recap

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.  Hey, I, the Analyzer, was in Switzerland just last week, and it’s fun to see the race follow me around.  Of course, I was in Zurich, and not in Zermatt, but still. This week didn’t feature any plane booking challenges, just taking a […]

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Predictions for Episode 9 of The Amazing Race 18: Unfinished Business (Liechtenstein)

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Every week, a crew of Amazing Race fans try to predict the outcomes of the next episode.  This isn’t easy, as there is a wide variation in results from week to week.  Strong teams often finish at the bottom and weak teams often finish at the top.  We then compare our results to a Random […]

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