The Amazing Race 17 clip that proves this season will be great

If The Amazing Race 17 is as weak as the last few seasons, it will still be great thanks to its inclusion of this clip. It’s just unbelievable and hilarious and awful all at once.

I suppose it constitutes a mild spoiler, but it’s out of context and is ultimately just a few seconds. And it was sent out by CBS publicity this afternoon, so it can’t be that bad, though CBS has been known to spoil episodes before.

Anyway, just watch:

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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.