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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #425 on: June 30, 2011, 09:33:25 AM »
Take it to spec guys. :groan:
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #427 on: June 30, 2011, 09:56:04 AM »
I know we've moved on to Africa, but two work colleagues were in the same plane to Bangkok on the 24th with the surfer guys. They took GA 868, departed Jakarta at 12.50, arrived in Bangkok 4.50ish. They were the only team in the flight, with cameraman & sound guy. Ran out of the plane after the door was opened. & to think that I was supposed to be on that flight with them!  :groan:

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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #428 on: June 30, 2011, 10:49:16 AM »
My husband was picking someone up at the airport in Lilongwe, Malawi today at 12:30 pm local time (flight from Joburg) and spotted Amazing Race production crew in the airport and teams coming off the plane, trying to get taxis.

Welcome malawiafrica!  Can you ask your husband if he knows for sure which plane he saw the teams get off?  There was a South African plane and a Kenya Airways plane both at about the same time at Lilongwe airport.
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #430 on: July 01, 2011, 03:44:47 AM »
 :wohoo:
 
 
We have them!!
 
Thanks to an AWESOME new friend, we have independent confirmation that teams arrived Lilongwe airport yesterday June 30th.
 
They went to Limbe Leaf to do something with tobacco...Limbe Leaf is a large tobacco firm in Lilongwe.

http://www.limbeleaf.com/about_profile.html
 
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #431 on: July 01, 2011, 06:55:17 AM »
From Facebook:

On the shores of Lake Malawi watching The Amazing Race contestants coming in. Classic.
56 minutes ago

Someone else (His sister as it turns out) is asking where he's at, but I don't recognize the name.

The poster is listed as being from Durban, but said Tuesday he was on the Zambezi headed for Livingston.
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #432 on: July 01, 2011, 06:55:49 AM »
FACEBOOK POST:  "On the shores of Lake Malawi watching The Amazing Race contestants coming in. Classic."  (Posted 58 mins ago)
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  you got me by seconds Plaidmoon!!! :knuckles: :lol:

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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #433 on: July 01, 2011, 07:02:08 AM »
FACEBOOK POST:  "On the shores of Lake Malawi watching The Amazing Race contestants coming in. Classic."  (Posted 58 mins ago)
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  you got me by seconds Plaidmoon!!! :knuckles: :lol:

We can share the credit on the this one. Just don't hit me. :hides

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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #434 on: July 01, 2011, 07:26:05 AM »
Twitter Post: 

Mr_BeatZ_SA: In the plane now, Interestin story - some american dudes wit MAD filming equip are racin around the world and their next stop is Malawi  (posted yesterday)
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #435 on: July 01, 2011, 08:32:54 AM »
From reading his Twitter timeline he may have also been on that flight from South Africa. Could be further confirmation that teams were coming from Johannesburg.

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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #436 on: July 01, 2011, 10:26:56 AM »
 If you're in Jozi or Cape Town keep a lookout for The Amazing Race. Seems Season 19's racin... 5 hours ago
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #437 on: July 01, 2011, 10:30:16 AM »
Phil doesn't tweet since day 26...of course that people will note that...
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #438 on: July 02, 2011, 06:12:47 AM »
From twitter:

It also seemed like amazing race was filming. could be the asian version, we talked to a team with a chinese girl wearing yellow #irony LOL
39 minutes ago

just came back from holiday to cyprus. nicosia was awesome.
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This person is listed as being from Ankara Turkey. I would guess the sighting was in Cyprus. The team wearing yellow at LAX does have an Asian woman so I think this is very credible info.

Cyprus! Or maybe Turkey!  :hearts:

However, I should point out that these are the first two tweets this person has sent since August 2009 so maybe we (I?) shouldn't get too carried away just yet. I'm also wondering if the teams could have gotten from Malawi to Cyprus this fast.
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #439 on: July 02, 2011, 06:19:57 AM »
From twitter:

It also seemed like amazing race was filming. could be the asian version, we talked to a team with a chinese girl wearing yellow #irony LOL
39 minutes ago

just came back from holiday to cyprus. nicosia was awesome.
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This person is listed as being from Ankara Turkey. I would guess the sighting was in Cyprus. The team wearing yellow at LAX does have an Asian woman so I think this is very credible info.

Cyprus! Or maybe Turkey!  :hearts:

Oh my gosh! Cyprus!  :hearts:

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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #440 on: July 02, 2011, 06:40:14 AM »
^^ We need a lot more info before this can be confirmed. And isn't this odd it comes right after our Cypress discussion in spec?  :browsie:
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #441 on: July 02, 2011, 08:52:25 AM »
I found a blog post by someone who flew with some of the teams from Johannesburg to Malawi.

The amazing race to Malawi?
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When I arrived at my terminal to leave Johannesburg, there were approximately 5 guys with massive cameras, and perhaps the same number with large fuzzy mikes.  I was curious, but didn't say anything. On the plane, before I switched seats, I was talking to the girls I was sitting next to. They were headed to help their mom with a literacy project, getting oral stories written down in Chichewa.  We were saying how curious we were about the cameras, so I asked the guys what the were filming. They said that they were filming "a travel show.  It's going to be on tv eventually, but I don't know what channel."  That was enough to satisfy my curiosity. But there was a group of teenagers on a mission trip, and somehow they came to the conclusion that it was the amazing race. After I switched seats (there was a lot of seat switching going on), I was sitting next to a girl named Lisa from Holland, and a guy named Andy from Lake Tahoe.  We all ended up talking and sharing food from our meals (which were delicious) with each other.  It turns out this Andy guy was grouped with the camera people, and as soon as the plane landed, he was off as quickly as possible.  My cousin Ryan asked someone later, and it was the amazing race. I wonder what they'll be doing in Malawi...this is my second time bumping into them (first was in Seattle two years ago).  Maybe I should start watching that show!

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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #442 on: July 02, 2011, 04:49:50 PM »
^^ We need a lot more info before this can be confirmed. And isn't this odd it comes right after our Cypress discussion in spec?  :browsie:

Yeah, that's what I thought. It must've been a hoax, because now they deleted their account.  :duno:

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« Reply #443 on: July 02, 2011, 05:08:46 PM »
FACEBOOK POST: "Just got an email from daughter ............ The TV show 'Amazing Race' is filming in Malawi, Africa, just down the street from where we'll be staying next month. Can't wait to watch it. (POSTED 6 HRS AGO)

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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #444 on: July 02, 2011, 11:10:39 PM »
New tweet: I head from my friend in Malawi and he told me he saw the Amazing Race go through the Lilongwe Airport! #TAR  @abbsnicole

Update: looks like the person deleted the tweet, but this source has a screen capture: http://storiesonmalawi.blogspot.com/2011/07/20-new-tweets-matching-malawi_5990.html
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #445 on: July 02, 2011, 11:21:46 PM »
I don't see a screencapture?? Tell me exactly the words next to it??
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #446 on: July 02, 2011, 11:24:11 PM »
I don't see a screencapture?? Tell me exactly the words next to it??

Follow the link and scroll down, its about the 10th tweet on the list:
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« Reply #447 on: July 02, 2011, 11:35:13 PM »
Here you go,
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #448 on: July 02, 2011, 11:35:50 PM »
I see the post, I was looking for a picture!! :lol:

fwiw, that most likely refers to them arriving. :tup:

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FYI - The Amazing Racers just passed through Malawi. Cyprus next?
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Somebody forgot to read the part about FALSE SPOILERS. :snicker:
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Re: Amazing Race 19 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! **read post 1**
« Reply #449 on: July 03, 2011, 01:43:53 AM »
Hmmm...I found a facebook post that points to Cyprus again. Oh well, I'll post it with skepticism. This one looks more creative.

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