Episode #410 – Wie is de Mol 2017 Episode 6 Recap

Walk around a rodeo looking for “money”, because we are back for our second season of new/old Wie is de Mol recaps! Over these nine weeks, two guys for whom finding clues about the Mole is a weak spot – Logan & Michael – are looking back on our second old season of Wie is de Mol – 2017’s offering in Oregon, continuing with the sixth episode and legally-mandated non-elimination episode.

In this episode, there’s an ironic t-shirt, we realise how much Jochem would hate to be an ESL teacher, rodeos could be a myth, we find out what the number one reason to come to Vernon is, we try and work out what the best tactic to convince Imanuelle to save you is, for once the non-elimination is a reward, we wonder whether Imanuelle should have tanked the quiz, someone pulls a Bertrand, there’s the latest update to our suspect lists, this twist could be the best of both worlds and Logan ends up accidentally trying to be sultry.

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Episode #409 – The Amazing Race 3 Episode 10 Recap

Only trust someone who’s speaking to you from behind a pane of glass, as we are back for our first ever season of old Amazing Race recaps – Amazing Race 3! Over these thirteen weeks, three people who are a great team, but just need a little fine-tuning – Logan, Michael & Michelle are recapping the season, continuing with the tenth leg and elimination of John Vito & Jill!

In this episode, nobody can pronounce “Jet d’Eau”, we realise how old Derek & Drew now are, there’s some breakfast recommendations when you’re in Geneva, we feel sorry for Zach, Michelle talks about one of her very unique birthday party invites, Logan spots a bad omen, Michael reveals what Phua Chu Kang has been up to since the season, Teri & Ian become eco-warriors, the Roadblock isn’t acknowledged, more googling has to happen live on the podcast, the editors subtly undermine Flo, we wonder how John Vito evaded Singaporean law, Production cheer when one team checks in and we look forward to next week’s truly insane leg.

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Episode #408 – Wie is de Mol 2017 Episode 5 Recap

Find out who the hell the Bear Guy is, because we are back for our second season of new/old Wie is de Mol recaps! Over these nine weeks, two guys who see either everything or nothing – Logan & Michael – are looking back on our second old season of Wie is de Mol – 2017’s offering in Oregon, continuing with the fifth episode and righteous elimination of Jeroen.

In this episode, Logan finally understands why Jeroen was forgetable, there’s some parish notices following episode 4, Michael remembers something about Sigrid, the shooting challenge breaks the “Follow the Money” theory, we swap bear stories, Michael misremembers something, we delight in Production’s struggles, Jeroen gets an emotional departure, there’s a fifth set of suspicions and we give Jeroen the send-off he deserves.

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Episode #407 – The Amazing Race 3 Episode 9 Recap

It’s Bungee Baby, as we are back for our first ever season of old Amazing Race recaps – Amazing Race 3! Over these thirteen weeks, three people who are all trying to stop their families using the phone lines while they podcast – Logan, Michael & Michelle are recapping the season, continuing with the ninth leg and second non-elimination leg of the season!

In this episode, we wonder if this is the only season with good Switzerland legs, Michael works out why the episodes aired in the format they did, Phil becomes obsessed with Flo & Drew, we wonder if Michelle hates the phone calls home, the editors start to undermine Flo, we question whether we would have got the bungee jump forewarning scene in a more modern season, we explain our bungee jump stories, Michelle provides the woman’s perspective, there’s a lot of praise for the T-Phone task, we wonder if John Vito & Jill got to call home, Logan debuts an impression, Phil is actually having fun now, there are some wildly impractical clothing choices, Michelle gets to rant, Logan explains the reaction to the check-in scene and we explain what reputation this leg has – nineteen years later.

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Episode #406 – Wie is de Mol 2017 Episode 4 Recap

Put on your running shoes and race a bald eagle, because we are back for our second season of new/old Wie is de Mol recaps! Over these nine weeks, two guys who put the “Wild” into Wild West – Logan & Michael – are looking back on our second old season of Wie is de Mol – 2017’s offering in Oregon, continuing with the fourth episode and elimination of Sigrid. For the second week in a row, we’re also joined by our good friend David Bindley for this episode!

In this episode, no-one has ever heard of Pendleton, Michael contemplates a trigger warning, we reluctantly dive into Logan’s video collection (and thoroughly clean ourselves afterwards), Imanuelle requires two-factor authentication on a bond, we look at whether WIDM is the only version that cares about the Treasurer, Bindles explains how many Fs he’s given out, we wonder if jokers are actually valuable, Logan has a potential connection to the season, Jeroen uses the auction challenge as an audition, Michael is like the auctioneer, Sigrid challenges for the title of most heartbroken eliminated contestant, there’s a very sneaky editor’s joke, we lock in our fourth set of suspicions and there’s a very good reason we can’t speculate on what happens next week.

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Episode #405 – The Amazing Race 3 Episode 8 Recap

Wish someone a “sorry, kisses, bye!”, as we are back for our first ever season of old Amazing Race recaps – Amazing Race 3! Over these thirteen weeks, three people who would never make up scurilous rumours about teams on the Amazing Race – Logan, Michael & Michelle are recapping the season, continuing with the eighth leg and first non-elimination leg of the season!

In this episode, we wonder whether this is a rare non-rubbish Switzerland leg, Michelle says “hay”, Michael spots another editing change, we wonder if John Vito & Jill skirted the rules, a story gets told that could get someone in trouble, the two teams of brothers are contrasted again, no-one says “may be eliminated”, we extol the virtues of the title quote, there’s a look ahead to a small tantrum and we wonder how close the footrace really was.

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Episode #404 – Wie is de Mol 2017 Episode 3 Recap

Try to be less vulnerable and more suspicious, because we are back for our second season of new/old Wie is de Mol recaps! Over these nine weeks, two guys who you would never find dressed as a chess piece on national television – Logan & Michael – are looking back on our second old season of Wie is de Mol – 2017’s offering in Oregon, continuing with the third episode and elimination of Roos. As a special treat, we’re also joined by our good friend David Bindley for this episode!

In this episode, Bindles goes full Australian, we wonder if a rule was implemented because of this group, we question whether Jeroen would steal a Mole book, Michael explains why it’s not too far-fetched for a clue to be on the money, we work out what our symbols would be, we try and guess what they drew for Sigrid, Logan tries to interpret a clue, we have some insider information for next week, there’s the third set of suspicions and Bindles finally gets a catchphrase.

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Episode #403 – The Amazing Race 3 Episode 7 Recap

Give Phil his dollar back, as we are back for our first ever season of old Amazing Race recaps – Amazing Race 3! Over these thirteen weeks, three people who would never deliberately hit their partner when opening a clue – Logan, Michael & Michelle are recapping the season, continuing with the seventh leg and elimination of Andre & Damon!

In this episode, Michael & Michelle celebrate 100 episodes together, Kasperle is creepy, we spot an easy choice between Paris & Zurich, we wonder whether teams could have used trains instead of flying, there’s more praise of Flo’s language skills, Michael wonders if the clue writers were being a bit passive-aggressive, the villains of the season emerge, we look at whether the Fast Forward this leg would ever be done again, Logan shares his memories of Derek & Drew’s navigational blow-up, Andre & Damon get eulogised and we ask whether this leg was meant to be a non-elimination.

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Episode #402 – Wie is de Mol 2017 Episode 2 Recap

Whip out your desktop computer, because we are back for our second season of new/old Wie is de Mol recaps! Over these nine weeks, two guys who always follow the person screaming at the top of their lungs – Logan & Michael – are looking back on our second old season of Wie is de Mol – 2017’s offering in Oregon, continuing with the second episode and elimination of Yvonne.

In this episode, Michael starts the episode a little bit distracted, we discuss an idea that we had briefly in 2020, the forgotten next step after “No Child Left Behind” is revealed, we try not to rehash a rant we’ve had a lot this year, Logan tells his typewriter story, Michael does an investigation on the sheer quantity of advantages available in this episode, Imanuelle absolutely owns our hearts following a barnstorming performance in the laser game, we critique some breakfast orders, Jeroen & Roos have no incentive to lie and Logan tries to predict who will go home next, who beat Yvonne on time and who the Mole is.

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Episode #401 – The Amazing Race 3 Episode 6 Recap

Spend your train ride doing something productive, as we are back for our first ever season of old Amazing Race recaps – Amazing Race 3! Over these thirteen weeks, three people who try not to berate each other too much – Logan, Michael & Michelle are recapping the season, continuing with the sixth leg and elimination of Aaron & Arianne!

In this episode, we discuss the most iconic moment of the sixth leg, Michael spots an error, Phil is obsessed with Teri & Ian being ancient, we wonder why “Team 911” has disappeared again, a future Racer may have learned the wrong lesson from this episode, there’s some more delicious foreshadowing, we try and work out whether Zach should have stayed silent over the Fast Forward, Teri is a trailblazer, we discuss the infamous Floadblock, the Andre & Damon arrest scene is even tougher to watch nineteen years later, we look at Aaron & Arianne’s bio, we look forward to next week’s very fun episode and we wonder whether current teams would get a time credit if they were detained nowadays.

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