The Amazing Race 15

  • Maria Ho wins $500K at World Series of Poker, setting a record

  • Brian, Ericka had bad chip dealer, wine with Wayne Newton; editing lied about Ericka’s mom

  • Meghan, Cheyne cocky (“we’re the best team ever”); were 10 minutes ahead of Sam, Dan, who explain blurring, are okay with edit

  • Amazing Race finale ratings up significantly, but 685,000 viewers tuned out during it

  • Obvious, boring team wyns the Amayzing Rhace after a surprisingly exciting finale

  • Globetrotters “had a good time” with brothers, blame editing for creating fake rivalry

  • Prague brings bickering, conflict, and the last of the Globetrotter music to Amazing Race 15

  • Phil Keoghan was “pleased” with conflict from gay brothers, Globetrotters, who were “cool”

  • CBS’ censorship of Amazing Race teams calls attention to what it tries to hide in Estonia

  • Switchback leads Amazing Race teams to become more functional, not less

  • Tiffany and Maria didn’t quit TAR15, they took a 24-hour penalty for quitting the Detour

  • Amazing Race 15 teams melt down, give up in Amsterdam

  • Canaan says “I don’t think it was abusive in the least”; Mika says “he was trying to push me”

  • Stupidity in Dubai gives way to domestic violence atop a water slide on Amazing Race 15

  • Lance was almost cast on Survivor, says “I enjoyed watching me”

  • Dubai’s hot and cold drives Lance and Keri right off The Amazing Race, finally

  • Zev, Justin only had 26 minutes to find passport; went to therapy; Zev rejected prize

  • Zev’s passport was at the monkey Roadblock

  • CBS promos spoil the sad end of a repetitive Amazing Race episode

  • Amazing Race 15 places last in viewers 18-49, gets beaten by Extreme Makeover

  • Boring Amazing Race 15 team eliminated during a slow episode in Vietnam

  • TAR 15’s Garrett and Jessica are engaged, Eric and Lisa left post-elimination sequester

  • Vietnamese mud and ducks rescue Amazing Race 15 from its L.A., Japanese missteps

  • Amazing Race 15 will eliminate one team at the start, introduces Switchback twist

  • Amazing Race 15 cast includes Miss America 2004, Harlem Globetrotters, pro poker players Maria Ho and Tiffany Michelle