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The Amazing Race 20 Beat Random Roundup

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At The Amazing Race Analysis Blog, we attempt to predict the outcome each week, awarding a point for guessing a team’s finish order, and awarding a bonus point for getting the first and/or last place finishers’ correct.  We also have a “close counts” part of the game, where a quarter point is awarded for predicting […]

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The Amazing Race 20 Season Finale Recap – Osaka, Japan and Honolulu, Hawaii

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Another exciting season finale of The Amazing Race!  This season, we were treated to a two-hour season finale, where the first hour was to settle who would be eliminated before the three-team final leg.  Well, we kind of knew who it would be – it would be Vanessa and Ralph of course! You see, Vanessa […]

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The Amazing Race 20 – Who is going to win? Here’s some analysis going into the Finale!

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This season, we have an exciting 2-part episode for the finale.  One thing we like to do at The Amazing Race Analysis blog is to look at the teams’ performance and see how they have done head-to-head against the other finalists. In the finale, we have four teams: Dave and Rachel (avg. finish – 2.0): […]

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The Amazing Race 20 Episode 10 Beat Random Results

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Each week at the Amazing Race Analysis blog, we attempt to predict the teams’ finish order.  This is no easy task, but we gamely try nonetheless.  Predictors get 1 point for each correct placement, with a bonus point for first and last.  We also have a “close counts” bonus, where .25 points are awarded for […]

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The Amazing Race 20 Episode 10 Recap, Cochin India (part 2)

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Another exciting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, teams stayed in Cochin, India, for the second leg in a row.   It looks hot and dusty and the tasks involved a lot of hauling things around.  Things get pretty messy and dirty, what with the elephant dung and the feud between Vanessa and Rachel, and […]

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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 20 Episode 8 Beat Random Results

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Let’s check in to see how things are shaping up on The Amazing Race Analysis’ Predictors results for Week 8!  Each week, we attempt to predict the finish order, with one point awarded for each correct placement, and bonus points for predicting the first or last place finisher. Let’s see how our crew did in […]

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The Amazing Race 20: Episode 8 Recap: Lake Manyara, Tanzania

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Another exiting episode of The Amazing Race!  This week, the teams stayed in Tanzania, and to start off the leg they all were treated to an extended safari expedition where they could see all sort of animals from the safety of their vehicle.  This made for a nice easing into the episode, as things heated […]

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The Amazing Race 20 Episode 7 Beat Random Results

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Each week at The Amazing Race Analysis blog, a crew of The Amazing Race fans try to predict the outcome of the leg.  This is no easy task, as it seems that the finish order is seemingly random, so we put this to the test and compete against a random number generator.  You get one […]

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