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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #75 on: March 20, 2012, 09:43:17 PM »
No evidence for either scenario than the press release. :lol:
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #76 on: March 20, 2012, 09:45:22 PM »
No evidence for either scenario than the press release. :lol:

:lol: Maybe they went to an urban Baku farm?
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #77 on: March 20, 2012, 09:56:34 PM »
Metro Hay!! :lol:
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #78 on: March 20, 2012, 10:10:41 PM »
Metro Hay!! :lol:

No such thing in Baku! (At least after a quick google search  :lol:)
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #79 on: March 21, 2012, 03:47:02 AM »
#SPEC teams pick up the Detour clue at Bibi Heybat Mosque, which would make sense for the distance to the oil spa


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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #80 on: March 21, 2012, 06:58:56 AM »
Do we have picture proof of a hay task?

This:

"TWO TEAMS SEE HOW THEY STACK UP AFTER HITTING THE HAY," Can mean a team might have slept in or something.

This has to be one of the more cryptic clues we have gotten from a press release. I am wondering why so many teams choose the nasty oil task. Maybe the hay thing (if it is a Detour) is a lot farther to drive to so everyone stays together like the speedo detour from TAR19.
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #81 on: March 21, 2012, 09:31:26 AM »
Just speculating, but I'd  have to agree with Aussie with regards to 'hitting the hay' referring to sleeping, or perhaps over-sleeping. That was the first impression I got when I read the press release, but anything's possible. :duno:
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #82 on: March 21, 2012, 10:03:18 AM »
I can possibly see ONE team oversleeping...but TWO? :duno:

And remember the second detour option should be fairly close to the first, which limits things as well.
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #83 on: March 21, 2012, 10:12:42 AM »
True - two teams over-sleeping is highly improbable... a very minor possibility... :(

Hopefully there will be a promo shown which reveals the second Detour! :please:
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #84 on: March 21, 2012, 11:10:41 AM »
Just speculating, but I'd  have to agree with Aussie with regards to 'hitting the hay' referring to sleeping, or perhaps over-sleeping. That was the first impression I got when I read the press release, but anything's possible. :duno:

It wouldn't be the first time.  Remember Peggy and Claire in TAR3 leg 3 or Chad and Stephanie in TAR17 leg 7.
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #85 on: March 21, 2012, 11:17:28 AM »
Just speculating, but I'd  have to agree with Aussie with regards to 'hitting the hay' referring to sleeping, or perhaps over-sleeping. That was the first impression I got when I read the press release, but anything's possible. :duno:

It wouldn't be the first time.  Remember Peggy and Claire in TAR3 leg 3 or Chad and Stephanie in TAR17 leg 7.

Aussie didn't meant to say that , i think ?
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #86 on: March 21, 2012, 11:23:20 AM »
Let's take a good look at this please?? Who do we see?

Art, Dave, Brendon, maybe Rachel B, ...who is in red?? Is that Mark maybe in the blue?

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #87 on: March 21, 2012, 11:25:06 AM »
In red , to me seems Rachel (BB)
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #88 on: March 21, 2012, 11:35:01 AM »
Just speculating, but I'd  have to agree with Aussie with regards to 'hitting the hay' referring to sleeping, or perhaps over-sleeping. That was the first impression I got when I read the press release, but anything's possible. :duno:

It wouldn't be the first time.  Remember Peggy and Claire in TAR3 leg 3 or Chad and Stephanie in TAR17 leg 7.

Aussie didn't meant to say that , i think ?

It was actually me who suggested the sleeping in possibility.  :lol: :lol:

Also, does anyone know if hay is a slang term for oil or fire?
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #89 on: March 21, 2012, 11:50:50 AM »
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #90 on: March 21, 2012, 11:51:23 AM »
At first I thought the headlamps were for reading clues, but they appear to be searching the grounds for something.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #91 on: March 21, 2012, 11:58:23 AM »
Oh good idea!


So here is our press release again.


First part:
TWO TEAMS SEE HOW THEY STACK UP AFTER HITTING THE HAY, AND RACERS SPONGE UP THE LOCALS

I think they have given us our detours. :lol:

And part 3 is phrased differently, which seems to refer to a real hay stacking??  You would not go to sleep (hit the hay) to see how well you stack up....

Two Teams hit the hay to see how well they stack up and Racers break out the sponges for an oily detour
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #92 on: March 21, 2012, 11:59:17 AM »
And here is the website for the Fire Temple:

http://ateshgahtemple.az/index.php
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #93 on: March 21, 2012, 03:03:08 PM »

"This Is Wicked Strange (Baku, Azerbaijan)"--In Detour B, best friends Mark (center) and Bopper (right) must scrape and scrub the oil off of a patient at the Naftalan Health Center in Azerbaijan in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE Sunday March 25 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved


"This Is Wicked Strange (Baku, Azerbaijan)"--In Detour A, Federal agents Nary (center) and Jamie (right) must search a car full of apples until they find the "Race Apple" in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE Sunday March 25 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved


"This Is Wicked Strange (Baku, Azerbaijan)"--In the Detour Decision Point, Dating couple Vanessa (left) and Ralph (right) search a carpet shop for the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE Sunday March 25 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved


"This Is Wicked Strange (Baku, Azerbaijan)"--In Detour B, Boarder Patrol Agents JJ (center) and Art (right) must scrape and scrub the oil off of a patient at the Naftalan Health Center in Azerbaijan in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE Sunday March 25 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #94 on: March 21, 2012, 03:04:22 PM »
So much for a hay Detour.

Men covered in oil or a car full of apples?! Where do they come up with stuff like this this season? :lol:
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #95 on: March 21, 2012, 03:10:55 PM »
Could this mean NEEDLE ON A HAYSTACK?
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #96 on: March 21, 2012, 03:29:47 PM »
Just speculating, but I'd  have to agree with Aussie with regards to 'hitting the hay' referring to sleeping, or perhaps over-sleeping. That was the first impression I got when I read the press release, but anything's possible. :duno:

It wouldn't be the first time.  Remember Peggy and Claire in TAR3 leg 3 or Chad and Stephanie in TAR17 leg 7.

Well now we know what both detours are I think this is more probable.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #97 on: March 21, 2012, 03:46:55 PM »
My guess is that this is the order of decreasing probability:

1. a haystack task involving real haystacks
2. needle in a haystack
3. "hitting the hay" (sleeping)
4. oversleeping

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #98 on: March 21, 2012, 03:50:41 PM »
So :

Brenchel , Art and JJ , Bopper and Mark (Oil)
Nary and Jamie (Apples)
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 6: "This Is Wicked Strange" (Baku, Azerbaijan)
« Reply #99 on: March 21, 2012, 04:58:29 PM »
It is weird to look at those apple inside the car's trunk...

but hey...  :o  they do sell fruits in that way around the market...

I come with some indication of location is at Taza Bazaar  :duno:

Fruit seller 1

Fruit seller 2
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