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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #950 on: April 20, 2012, 08:53:16 AM »
The whole grapevine thing just bothers me. How would Kaylani be able to leak the winners on her show? IDK
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #951 on: April 20, 2012, 08:57:34 AM »
i cant reveal who my source is, but my source has been 100% solid so far and they are adamant that brenchel didnt win, but after reading all this, it has me wondering as well.  however, i believe my source since they have been spot on in the past seasons.


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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #952 on: April 20, 2012, 08:59:13 AM »
Eddie what is your magical "source"

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #953 on: April 20, 2012, 09:09:04 AM »
Similar to the "grapevine" I would guess.
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #954 on: April 20, 2012, 09:28:44 AM »
Wow , so we have "sources" saying Davechel won and "sources" saying Brenchel won. But no "sources" saying Art/JJ won........That's the best news i've heard all day !! :conf: :conf: :conf:


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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #955 on: April 20, 2012, 09:29:14 AM »
Whats the grapevine :stare

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #956 on: April 20, 2012, 09:30:56 AM »
i watched the video a few days ago, Kaylani said she 'heard it through the grapevine', and knowing that Kaylani used to be best friends with Rachel and talks about their friendship from time to time on the RTV recaps, im pretty sure she has a reliable source

regardless, i still have got my hopes for Davechel to win it all <33
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #957 on: April 20, 2012, 11:13:18 AM »
Whats the grapevine :stare

Grapevine: 
a. The informal transmission of information, gossip, or rumor from person to person.
b. A usually unrevealed source of confidential information.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language. :tup:
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #958 on: April 20, 2012, 11:38:21 AM »
Wow , so we have "sources" saying Davechel won and "sources" saying Brenchel won. But no "sources" saying Art/JJ won........That's the best news i've heard all day !! :conf: :conf: :conf:

I'm with you on the no sources for Art and JJ.  :lol:  I find it hard to believe though that if you won the race you would risk everything by telling anyone.
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #959 on: April 20, 2012, 12:08:48 PM »
Wow , so we have "sources" saying Davechel won and "sources" saying Brenchel won. But no "sources" saying Art/JJ won........That's the best news i've heard all day !! :conf: :conf: :conf:

I'm with you on the no sources for Art and JJ.  :lol:  I find it hard to believe though that if you won the race you would risk everything by telling anyone.

Yeap.  But it's always difficult to keep the secret for a long time.  For example, in the last season of TARLA, four hours before to the broadcast of the final episode it was revealed in the web the identity of the winner team.  And the leak came from a source at the same country that team was coming from.
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #960 on: April 20, 2012, 12:10:10 PM »
It's not that hard when there's a $5 million penalty on the line. :lol:
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #961 on: April 20, 2012, 12:18:04 PM »
Just my 2 cents as to why this is a 2 hour finale, I think since Mark and Bopper are so well liked and I believe go out in 4th  and the other 3 teams (except for Brenchel lol) are either not really rootable (Art and JJ) and Davchel who are just meh ok but not really super rootable either, that in order to get people to watch the finale they had to have Mopper be in at least the 1st hr of the show where they are eliminated so I think Ralph and Vanessa will be booted in the last leg in India for that reason.  :umn:

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #962 on: April 20, 2012, 12:41:42 PM »
Just my 2 cents as to why this is a 2 hour finale, I think since Mark and Bopper are so well liked and I believe go out in 4th  and the other 3 teams (except for Brenchel lol) are either not really rootable (Art and JJ) and Davchel who are just meh ok but not really super rootable either, that in order to get people to watch the finale they had to have Mopper be in at least the 1st hr of the show where they are eliminated so I think Ralph and Vanessa will be booted in the last leg in India for that reason.  :umn:
That's a good theory! Makes tons of sense! I really hope Vanessa and Ralph are out next

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #963 on: April 20, 2012, 01:01:21 PM »
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #964 on: April 20, 2012, 01:02:36 PM »
It may indeed be a good theory, but the reality is that Mark and Bopper have been in the middle of the pack in general (so have Vanessa and Ralph. M/B are susceptible to any severe physical challenge. If there is an eating contest Ralph has a big edge. What would M/B be good enough at to allow them to stay in AR20 for one extra leg?

I can't think of anything except Mark's raw desire to instantly improve his financial situation, which I don't think is as important as the other factors.

Now, what RFF membership really thinks (in spit of the large base of Bopper and Mark sentiment) is show in the current leg 9 poll of 39 members:

NEL 51.3%
Bopper/Mark eliminated 30.8%
Vanessa/Ralph eliminated 12.8%


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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #965 on: April 20, 2012, 01:37:57 PM »
A couple of things:

Finishing order at the Tower task prob means nothing unless that is the last task before the Pitstop, so I wouldn't pay too much attention to that.

Production has no control over who went out in 4th place, so the finale would not be planned based on that. It is a two hour finale solely to fit in the Survivor finale...

And this should be one of the closest and most exciting finishes ever!! :hearts:
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #966 on: April 20, 2012, 06:44:44 PM »
Sources aside i am going to believe that Brenchel won because no offense to The boring Rachel and her equally boring military husband but yes they are a strong team but a ho hum boring team and just like Hayden won BB12 that season of BB will be remembered with Rachel just like even if Drenchel or whatever you want to call that boring couple TAR20 would not have had any excitement or viewers if not for Brenchel and Team KY period.I would love to believe that Kaylani heard it through the grapevine that Brenchel won but since she is a former friend of Rachel's who she now disses her and brendon since their falling out i dont think i can really trust anything the says. She has said said on her show that she thinks they won but i never heard her say she knows they won.If any teams are going to be asked back it will definitly be Brenchel and Team Ky!

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #967 on: April 20, 2012, 10:22:54 PM »
I don't know if anyone else has posted this

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #968 on: April 20, 2012, 10:24:42 PM »
I don't know if anyone else has posted this

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Episode 10 - I Need Hair To Be Pretty (Cochin, India)

Good find, supah3ro!

I can almost guarantee this is either a Vanessa or Red Rachel quote. My gut is that it's a Vanessa quote, since she does care about her hair. :lol:

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #969 on: April 20, 2012, 11:02:51 PM »

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #970 on: April 20, 2012, 11:31:45 PM »
Sounds like a shave your hair task to me! :ascared:
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #971 on: April 20, 2012, 11:36:57 PM »
Sounds like a shave your hair task to me! :ascared:

 :o Omg. I think so too.

If she had said "I need MY hair to be pretty", it could be some hairstyling task.

But she said "I need hair to be pretty", meaning she needs to have hair!

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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #972 on: April 20, 2012, 11:43:54 PM »
Sounds like a shave your hair task to me! :ascared:

 :o Omg. I think so too.

If she had said "I need MY hair to be pretty", it could be some hairstyling task.

But she said "I need hair to be pretty", meaning she needs to have hair!


thats what I'm thinking, but its only possible if its an FF... but lets not speculate until we get the promo

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« Reply #973 on: April 20, 2012, 11:51:30 PM »
Why not? :lol:
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Re: TAR 20 Speculation and Discussion **of Spoilers**
« Reply #974 on: April 21, 2012, 12:14:15 AM »
you're right, we might as well  :lol:

I noticed in the Azerbaijan leg Phil did NOT say 'this is the second of two fast forwards on the race' (I didn't want to bring it up back then because I thought it would be irrelevant)

which means there is definitely possibility for a third one, but to have it this late in the game?  :duno:

what's everyone else's thoughts??