tribes finally merge, kick off Ken.

tribes finally merge, kick off Ken.
With eight people left on Survivor Thailand, the tribes finally merged. The new Chuay Jai tribe was shown clips from videos sent by family members, and after Brian won the reward challenge, they watched his wife’s video as she showed the world how rich he is (maybe from the porn film residuals). After Clay won immunity (and “the ugliest immunity necklace ever”), Sook Jai’s remaining three members tried to recruit him to their side, but he didn’t jump. The vote was again along tribal lines, and Ken was voted off the island.

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In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

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