Last week I prayed to the MTV gods and asked them to bring back the old ways of The Challenge. I cried out for old-school manipulation, tears, and interesting hook-ups. Well someone down there must have been listening because this week I got what I asked for. More
Topic: The Challenge
For the most part, last night’s episode of The Challenge: Battle of The Seasons really bored me. In fact, it almost lost me for the rest of the season. That was until I realized some hidden gems that might make the rest of the season worth watching.
Danny Jamieson and Melinda Stolp may be divorced, but they’re teammates on the latest incarnation of The Challenge, along with The Real World: Austin ex-housemates Lacey Buehler and Wes Bergmann. More
The Never-Again Exes, Strictly-Business Exes, and even couples who are still together… Meet duos on MTV‘s The Challenge: Battle of the Exes. More
I feel like most of the contestants on The Challenge behave kind of like horny monkeys, but then an actual monkey showed up in the Challenge house in Costa Rica and proved me wrong. This monkey (who kind of reminds me of Marcel from the first season of Friends) does wacky things like eat a peach and poop on Laurel, thus making it my new favorite cast member. More
MTV is filming another season of The Challenge that will air this spring. Their usual MO is to tape the entire series before airing a single episode, unlike shows like Survivor which don’t reveal the winner until a live broadcast at the end. As a result, it’s pretty easy to get spoilers for the show based on the cast members’ social networking updates. More