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Tony Raines on Coming Into His Own on ‘The Challenge’ and His Complicated Relationship With Johnny Bananas

After forming one of the most complex and fascinating relationships on ‘The Challenge,’ Johnny Bananas and Tony Raines hash out all the details of their friendship and foeship

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‘Survivor,’ Season 42, Episode 1 With Boston Rob

Plus, Tyson, Riley, and Rob compare 39-day seasons to the current 26-day one

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Reacting to the ‘Love Is Blind’ Reunion. Plus, Nick and Danielle!

Amelia and Juliet are joined by Mallory Rubin to discuss all the details and drama, then Amelia sits down with Nick and Danielle

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‘Survivor: Micronesia’ Rewatch With Parvati Shallow

Parvati explains why she preferred to strategize off-camera, how she knew she would win before setting foot on the island, and what questions from the final tribal council didn’t make TV

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Top Five Biggest Red Flags From ‘Love Is Blind’ Season 2

Amelia and Juliet also go through some of the most cringe-worthy moments

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TJ Lavin on His Remarkable Career in BMX and With ‘The Challenge’

TJ also discusses what has changed over the course of his 17-year career on the show, his recovery from a life-threatening injury in 2010, and how he incorporates philanthropy into his daily life

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‘Love Is Blind’ Finale Breakdown

The crew discusses the fates of each couple

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‘Survivor: Micronesia’ Rewatch With Ozzy Lusth

Tyson and Riley are joined by Ozzy Lusth to discuss the truth about his blindsiding and to learn the details of his showmance

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‘Love Is Blind’ Episodes 6-9 Breakdown

Amelia and Juliet examine what reality looks like for each couple as they live together in Chicago

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Imminent Parenthood, Reality TV Relationships, and More With Leroy and Kam

Johnny, Roylee and Killa Kam discuss why their relationship born on reality television worked in real life when so many don’t

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‘Love Is Blind’ Episodes 4-5 Breakdown

Amelia and KOC discuss the best pairs on the Netflix series

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‘Survivor: Micronesia’ Rewatch With Natalie Bolton

Natalie joins to break down her preparation for the show and her all-female alliance

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‘Love Is Blind’ Episodes 1-3 Breakdown

Juliet and Amelia discuss the new season of the Netflix series

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‘The Challenge’ Hall of Fame: Emily Schromm

Emily stops by to talk about how she got discovered for the ‘Real World,’ some of her favorite memories from ‘The Challenge,’ and what she’s been up to since

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‘Survivor: Micronesia’ Rewatch With Cirie Fields

Cirie talks about the awkwardness of showmances, takes credit for Erik giving up immunity, and explains how close the black widow brigade really was

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Kyle Christie on Fatherhood and the ‘Spies, Lies, and Allies’ Final

Kyle Christie makes his illustrious return to the podcast to talk to Johnny about his newfound fatherhood, the final of ‘Spies, Lies, and Allies,’ and much more

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‘Survivor,’ Micronesia Rewatch With Erik Reichenbach

Erik shares his thoughts on showmances and giving away his immunity necklace

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‘Challenge’ Mailbag With Johnny Bananas

Johnny answers questions about ‘The Challenge’ sent in from listeners, including his proudest moment, favorite wins, Mount Rushmore challengers, and so much more

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Dissecting the ‘All Stars 2’ Final With Janelle and Darrell

Johnny brings on Janelle and Darrell to give a play-by-play of everything that went down on the ‘All Stars 2’ final challenge

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Laurel Stucky on What Makes Her a ‘Challenge’ Hall of Fame Player

Laurel talks about what makes her such a dominant player on ‘The Challenge’ and her and Bananas tell stories from their favorite and least favorite seasons together

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Mark Long on His Illustrious ‘Challenge’ Career and Creating ‘The Challenge: All Stars’

The ‘Challenge’ legend joins Bananas to break down his reality TV journey

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‘Survivor’ Season 41 Finale

Four-time contestant Cirie joins Riley and Tyson to discuss the newest winner

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‘The Challenge: Spies, Lies, and Allies’ Season Finale With Amanda Garcia and Dan Orlovsky

Amanda and Dan join Bananas to break down all the season’s drama

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‘The Challenge: All Stars’ Season 2, Episode 5 With Brad Fiorenza

Brad joins Johnny to talk about his run on ‘All Stars’ Season 2, how the game has changed since they started on the show, and the best prizes they ever won

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‘The Bachelorette’ Episode 8 Recap

Amelia breaks down all of the bits, apologies, and drama from the "Men Tell All" episode of Michelle Young’s season of ‘The Bachelorette’

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‘The Great British Bake Off’ 2020 Holiday Specials Bonus Episode!

In the final bonus episode, Kate and Amelia discuss the Christmas special with B-team James, Jamie, Ruby, and Rosie and the New Year’s special with A-team Rahul, Nancy, Helena, and Henry

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‘The Challenge: All Stars’ Season 2 With Janelle and Tyler

The ‘Real World: Key West’ alums join Bananas to discuss their experiences this season

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Breaking Down ‘Selling Sunset’ Season 4 With David Jacoby

The ESPN broadcaster joins Juliet to break down all the drama and celebrity cameos in the new season

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‘The Great British Bake Off’ Season 9, Episode 10: “The Final”

The final is here, bakers. Kate and Amelia discuss their overall feelings about this season before diving into the final challenges and handing out awards.

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‘The Challenge: All Stars’ Season 2 With Darrell

Johnny and Darrell react to the latest drama in the series and discuss the differences between the flagship show and ‘All Stars’

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‘Survivor,’ Season 41, Episode 10

Tyson and Riley are joined by Sarah Lampert to break down the best episode of the season

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‘The Great British Bake Off’ Season 9, Episode 9: “Patisserie Week”

Including a dive into a handshake-heavy layered slice signature challenge