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The Amazing Race 23 Episode 6 Recap: Vienna, Austria

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, the teams traveled from Poland to Vienna, Austria.   I always like it when The Amazing Race goes to a place I’ve traveled to, and for the first time this season, the teams did this.  I’ve even been to the Opera House (where I saw a show […]

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The Amazing Race 23 Episode 1 Recap: Iquique, Chile

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Another exciting season premiere of The Amazing Race!  I’m happy to report that Phil Keoghan’s arched eyebrow is in great shape, and that the TAR Producers are willing to bring out the tricks to keep up the drama of the show, beyond the regular spectacular visuals and instant-world-tour nature of the show. This season, they’re […]

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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 10 Recap: Edinburgh, Scotland

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  I always like it when teams travel to somewhere I’ve been, and tonight the traveled to Edinburgh, Scotland, which I visited in 1991.  That’s 22 years! So naturally, the theme was all things Scottish, and it didn’t take too long for one of the team – Bates and […]

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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 22 Episode 7 Recap: Maun, Botswana – Part 2

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  Tonight’s episode had kind of a slow build, but culminating in something the TAR Producers probably didn’t anticipate:  Intense chases involving donkeys where teams would actually overtake each other and actually make a difference in the outcome. This is one of those rare episodes where there is absolutely […]

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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 6 Recap: Maun, Botswana

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  Tonight, after the TAR Producers sheepishly apologized to America’s veterans for throwing out some communist propaganda the prior week, teams were asked to travel to Maun.  The clue didn’t say what country that is in, so it required the teams to ask for Internet access, which, we learn, […]

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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 5 Recap: Hanoi, Vietnam

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This episode, the teams move on to Hanoi, Vietnam.  The teams seemed genuinely surprised that the found a bustling city with many vehicles, with a special thanks to Joey for the “expecting a jungle” comment.  Not only that, but Hanoi also looks great in HD! The episode started […]

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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 4 Recap: Bali, Indonesia

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This episode picks up from the leg in New Zealand, and instead of calling it a “non-elimination” leg, they just check in to the Pit Stop and keep racing on to Bali, Indonesia.  The promos call it the longest leg ever on The Amazing Race, and Mona and […]

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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 3 Recap: Christ Church, New Zealand

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week the teams travel to New Zealand, Phil Keoghan’s homeland, and Phil introduces all of the support staff by name in his introductions, even the dog.  There’s no place like home! A lot was going on in this race, what with jet boats, ATVs, vintage cars in […]

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The Amazing Race 22 Episode 2 Recap: Bora Bora

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, the teams get to stay in Bora Bora, not a bad idea at all, TAR Producers, since the island has so much to offer, and the visuals keep staying awesome. As the teams stayed in Bora Bora, there were no airplane flights to bunch the teams, […]

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