Amazing Race 3 debuts tonight.

Amazing Race 3 debuts tonight.
CBS sends 12 teams on a race around the world tonight as The Amazing Race 3 debuts at 9 p.m. ET. The Miami Herald says this season “remains the best of the reality/contest shows for the simple reason that has driven competition since the first arm-wrestle: It’s all about the skills, baby.”
+ also: a story about Phil reveals “security people monitor the teams constantly to keep them safe and out of trouble.”

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.