This is my first season attempting to chronicle three months in the life of a Survivor fanatic. And with the premiere two days away, it’s time to begin with my first ever Read More
The first episode of Blood vs. Water has aired, and after a few days of reflection, it’s time to talk about how Season 27’s new theme played out. Surprisingly (to me, and many other Survivor purists I have come across via social media), it was a good one. Read More
Well, let’s not bury the lead here.
Candice Woodcock-Cody did not place first in a Redemption Island duel. I know, I know… I cannot believe it either. Having Dr. John join her in the arena really seemed to soften my favorite stone cold Redemption Island assassin. Read More
While episode five of Blood vs Water didn’t pack the same punch as its predecessors, it was still a solid forty-five minutes of television, and I still feel really optimistic about the way this season is going. I have never lied about my bias toward the first ten seasons of Survivor (to me, they are far and away the best), but Blood vs Water could have Read More
So, this week’s blog will be a tiny bit different. Rather than do my normal recap, followed by the winners and losers post-swap, this will just be a recap blog. I will then publish my updated power rankings. Now seems like as good a time as any to take another stab at those. So look out for that later today (or tomorrow). But in the meantime… Read More
When I heard what the concept of Survivor 27 was, I am not going to lie—I was very wary. I thought bringing family members with their loved ones was another show (Amazing Race, anyone?). I thought we had already seen Redemption Island Read More
While episode two of Survivor 27 didn’t have the same punch as the first episode, it was still a pretty good one. We had a Colton meltdown (he came here to play Survivor, not Red Rover, in case anyone was wondering), serious strategy Read More