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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #400 on: August 15, 2011, 02:31:23 PM »
Is it a possibility that they will visit Colombia in between Belgium and Panama??? 
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #401 on: August 15, 2011, 04:13:33 PM »
Is it a possibility that they will visit Colombia in between Belgium and Panama??? 
 :duno: :duno: :duno:

I highly doubt it. Colombia is not very safe at the moment so most likely no.
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #402 on: August 15, 2011, 08:18:15 PM »
No.....
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #403 on: August 19, 2011, 11:03:39 AM »
When do you suppose CBS is going to reveal the teams? probably in the next 2 weeks?
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #404 on: August 19, 2011, 12:35:09 PM »
The Suite101 article said early September, but I see that as an estimate over a solid date. Probably a week or so after the Survivor cast which will be released on Monday.


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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #405 on: August 19, 2011, 02:59:09 PM »
Survivor begins its new season on September 14th, which is 11 days ahead of TAR 19's premiere, so that would suggest no earlier than about August 30th, or just after the Labor Day weekend.
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #406 on: August 30, 2011, 05:19:05 AM »
the Amazing Race CBS official site has changed! I bet they're going to announce the new cast soon

http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #407 on: August 30, 2011, 10:50:34 AM »
[Exclusive] TAR 19 Teams official PIX revealed

1. Ethan & Jenna (Couple)

                                                                               
2. Amani & Marcus (Married)
                                                                               

3. Bill & Cathi (Married)
                                                                               

4. Laurence & Zac (Dad & Son)

                                                                               
5. Jeremy & Sandy (Couple)

                                                                               
6. Andy & Tommy (Friends)
                                                                               

7. Kailani & Lisa (Friends?)
         
                                                                     
8. Ron & Bill (Couple?)


9. Ernie & Cindy (Couple)

                                                                               
10. Liz(Elizabeth) & Marie (Twin sisters)
                                                                               

11. Justin & Jenny(Jennifer) (Siblings)


Enjoy!!
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #408 on: August 30, 2011, 11:29:30 AM »
Thanks! The teams look different in their formal pictures :lol:
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #409 on: August 30, 2011, 11:35:10 AM »
erm, where did you find the pics? CBS is empty? http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/season/19/cast/


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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #410 on: August 30, 2011, 11:39:53 AM »
we though Justin and Jeny where brother and sisters :lol:

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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #411 on: August 30, 2011, 11:41:54 AM »
we though Justin and Jeny where brother and sisters :lol:

Ohhhhh yes, I think they are,
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #412 on: August 30, 2011, 12:08:31 PM »
So should we expect a site to screw up and release the bios and stuff before realizing they jumped the boat?  :lol:

Great job markushsieh!

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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #413 on: August 30, 2011, 01:28:50 PM »
I have no idea where these came from, it does NOT appear that CBS has done the official reveal yet, so we are going to hold off commenting for now....

If anyone has the site link for this info, please PM me. Thanks!
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #414 on: August 30, 2011, 02:08:00 PM »
I have no idea where these came from, it does NOT appear that CBS has done the official reveal yet, so we are going to hold off commenting for now....

If anyone has the site link for this info, please PM me. Thanks!

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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #415 on: August 31, 2011, 09:55:55 AM »
The official 'Meet the Cast' video on CBS:
http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/video/?pid=hVcNKuWbDEAbRfB_ft5kL2cLqpqWV67V

Unfortunately im not in the usa so if anyone could post any new info, itd be much appreciated by us foreigners!

EDIT: It appears that all the individual team videos are up as well..

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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #416 on: August 31, 2011, 10:44:37 AM »
You should be over here in the Racer thread, domel.

And we will get the vids up for everyone as soon as we can, may be MUCH later today.

http://forum.realityfanforum.com/index.php/board,127.0.html
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #417 on: September 05, 2011, 12:03:14 PM »
I'm wondering if maybe Cindy (of Cindy & Ernie) is Taiwanese. Her last name, Chiang, seems to be spelled in a more Taiwanese way; in Pinyin (the system used in China), it would be spelled "Jiang." If so, she'd definitely have a big advantage in Taiwan.

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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #418 on: September 19, 2011, 07:52:37 AM »
I am amazed that World Race Productions cast two alpha males on one team. Andy and Tommy appear to have a fitness and I will guess speed edge over the other teams. Why would WRP have done this? Except for AR16 (Dan and Jordan, Jet and Cord), WRP has been careful since Amazing Race 9 and 10 to make sure that there were no strong alpha male teams. They have abandoned that formula for AR19. I wonder why?

As an aside, I feel it is a no-brainer at this point in knowledge about AR19 to project Andy/Tommy as both a finalist and potential winner.
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #419 on: September 19, 2011, 10:13:59 AM »
apskip, I think casting avoided "alpha" males unless they had some sort of flaw that would be tested by the Race; but I agree that as a generality, they have avoided alpha-male teams to increase the odds of an "alpha-female" team to win -- and resulted in two such teams winning in a row.

I didn't like that sort of casting to game the results, but I am hoping the casting reflects a return to a more normal state of affairs, where they generally cast the most capable teams, with little regard for such factors as "alpha male" or "alpha-female."
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #420 on: September 19, 2011, 10:15:39 AM »
That's a good point to make, TS. :tup: It does seem like sometimes they try to cast for a certain type of team to win, but that's just my opinion.
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #421 on: September 19, 2011, 03:29:02 PM »
yeah but Kisha and Jen won over the Cowboys and the Trotters, and another very capable M/M team in Zev and Justin

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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #422 on: September 19, 2011, 06:00:56 PM »
I wouldn't consider any of those three M/M teams as unflawed, which was one of the points I made about the relative absence of "alpha male" teams in recent seasons.
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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #423 on: September 19, 2011, 06:40:51 PM »
I like that TAR19 is fairly balanced. 

The strongest male team in TAR17 were the glee club guys; all of the other male teams had age and fitness issues, and the co-ed teams tended to be dysfunctional.


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Re: TAR 19 Contestant Speculation and Spoilers
« Reply #424 on: September 19, 2011, 08:31:27 PM »
I like that TAR19 is fairly balanced. 

The strongest male team in TAR17 were the glee club guys; all of the other male teams had age and fitness issues, and the co-ed teams tended to be dysfunctional.

TAR17 was an exception, it was balanced in favor of female teams.
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