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Rocket Around the Xmas Tree, Great British Baking Show: Holidays, and other reality show debuts

We’ve made it to the end of the month: one more day and one more month to go in 2020. And now that December is (almost) here, so are even more Christmas and holiday-themed shows. Another half-dozen of them premiere this week alone. So do a lot of other shows. I’ll be publishing my latest …

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A Wipeout contestant died, but filming will continue. TBS promised to ‘push contestants … to even greater extremes’

TBS promised its revival of Wipeout would “push contestants’ athleticism and willpower to even greater extremes” and “further challenge, and wear out, the stamina of the competitors.” One of its contestants just died after running the course.

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