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WHEN TEMPERATURES SOAR PAST 130 DEGREES, THE TEAMS BEGIN TO FEEL DELIRIOUS DURING A DETOUR AND ONE RACER LOSES THEIR COOL WHEN THEIR PARTNER IS PARALYZED BY FEAR, ON "THE AMAZING RACE," SUNDAY, OCT. 25 ON CBS
"Do It For the Hood! Do It For the Suburbs! (Dubai)" - The teams begin to feel delirious during a Detour when scorching temperatures top 130 degrees and one racer breaks down when their partner is paralyzed by fear during a task, on THE AMAZING RACE, Sunday, Oct. 25 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Phil Keoghan is the host