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Offline mjriches2005

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #50 on: June 18, 2011, 06:18:52 PM »
Where was the startline? Were teams in Canada?

No, teams were probally in the Los Angeles metropolitan area like last season and the 12th-16ths seasons as well.


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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #51 on: June 18, 2011, 06:26:16 PM »
Amazing Race DC was today.  I'm guessing that might be the DC sightings.

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #52 on: June 18, 2011, 06:29:54 PM »



emilyreagh
Anyone know when the amazing race starts filming? I think I just saw contestants
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anybody saw this tweet?

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #53 on: June 18, 2011, 06:30:18 PM »
I can't find any of these tweets...  :duno: Keywords? Username?

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #54 on: June 18, 2011, 06:31:04 PM »



emilyreagh
Anyone know when the amazing race starts filming? I think I just saw contestants
hace 5 horas



anybody saw this tweet?

Yes, this Tweeter is from Canada.
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #55 on: June 18, 2011, 06:32:42 PM »
Phil just Retweeted..

RT... Anne Samplonius #NOWNovartis GC #NVGP 5th. Go @philkeoghan team racing for #ms

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #56 on: June 18, 2011, 06:34:59 PM »
oh sorry, i thought i was on the live tweets thread and didnt see it, I just saw there... :groan:

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #57 on: June 18, 2011, 06:35:34 PM »
Phil just Retweeted..

RT... Anne Samplonius #NOWNovartis GC #NVGP 5th. Go @philkeoghan team racing for #ms

That was four hours ago.
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« Reply #58 on: June 18, 2011, 06:45:20 PM »
Phil just Retweeted..

RT... Anne Samplonius #NOWNovartis GC #NVGP 5th. Go @philkeoghan team racing for #ms

That was four hours ago.

The main tweet was 4 hours ago...
@PhilKeoghan retweeted 20 minutes ago

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #59 on: June 18, 2011, 06:55:06 PM »
Anyone could have access to Phil's twitter account especially as a means to throw off us!!
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #60 on: June 18, 2011, 07:00:16 PM »
During the last filming he left a buffer of about a month on either end.  :duno: That kind of break is obviously not going to happen this time.

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« Reply #61 on: June 18, 2011, 07:35:31 PM »
I am assuming it maybe false, because Peach is offline. Don't kill me Peach for the comment.  :lol:
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #62 on: June 18, 2011, 07:36:37 PM »
I am assuming it maybe false, because Peach is offline. Don't kill me Peach for the comment.  :lol:

I asked them if they saw any teams over twenty minutes ago, but they are ignoring me and Tweeting about other things.
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #63 on: June 18, 2011, 08:18:19 PM »
Phil can tweet whenever he wants, it is only racers who cannot.
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #64 on: June 18, 2011, 09:59:04 PM »
If the Buddhist temple ends up being the start line maybe they are having a religious theme to the season?  :duno:
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #65 on: June 18, 2011, 10:14:49 PM »
It's a very impressive temple and their website shows the schedule as being completely free of events today.

I'd expect that if the bus was there, that must be the starting location.

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #66 on: June 18, 2011, 10:16:52 PM »
Regarding that twitpic of the bus:

I'm assuming the bus is registered in California (it's hard for me to make out the jurisdiction on the top of the license plate; but the license plate has the  letters and numbers of "CP00069."  I don't know if California has a publicly accessible system to check license plate nummbers or not, butthat could lead to something, or even if it is a current tag.


In past seasons, when they have used a bus for the start (like season 1) they used two or more buses, not just one.
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #67 on: June 18, 2011, 11:28:32 PM »
Season 1 and 16 had one bus...
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #68 on: June 18, 2011, 11:37:14 PM »
I am just curious, do we know that this picture is actually of TAR? Nothing in the picture tells you that the people are on TAR. They probably are because of the camera person filming, but I am just wondering if we have any official confirmation of this.

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #69 on: June 18, 2011, 11:43:10 PM »
What else could it be? 2 people, LAX (LA startline spoiler with the TAR bus) filmed by cameraman almost identical to the usual TAR cameramen and soundmen...
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #70 on: June 19, 2011, 03:08:44 AM »
So if Steven saw the Amazing Race filmed at the temple it makes perfect sense as a tie in to Taiwan as the first location.

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #71 on: June 19, 2011, 03:13:52 AM »
Really good point! ^^
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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #72 on: June 19, 2011, 03:22:36 AM »
Argh.. I'm going to be in south-east Asia in 2 weeks time and was kinda hoping I'd get a chance to do some detective work! Looks like I might arrive too late..

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #73 on: June 19, 2011, 03:44:35 AM »
I'll speculate. :lol: NOTE: THIS IS JUST AN EDUCATED HUNCH BASED ON SPOILERS NOW GIVEN, :angel: DO NOT CONSIDER THIS AS A REAL SPOILER.

FIRST TASK: Drive to Hsi Lai Buddhist Temple (of course, teams will be shocked that they thought the race is in US)
- It will be much more fun if they are only given a picture for reference. :lol: But that would be too sadistic. :lol:

SECOND TASK: The Hsi Lai Temple is affiliated with one of _______ (country) largest religious orgs. That country will be your first destination.
- I wish there is a get a departure time task in the Hsi Lai Temple. :lol:

THIRD TASK: Drive yourselves to LAX and fly to Taiwan!
« Last Edit: June 19, 2011, 04:48:38 AM by Cocoa »

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Re: TAR 19 Speculation and Discussion *of SPOILERS*
« Reply #74 on: June 19, 2011, 03:45:48 AM »
Nice job everyone! Just as a side note, Wikipedia says: 'The temple is affiliated with one of Taiwan's largest religious organizations, the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist order.'

This would tie in nicely with the Taipei flights, and it is thus unlikely that there will be a connecting flight out of Taiwan..

EDIT: Old news...!


 

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