The Amazing Race Season 31 Episode 9 Recap – “Let’s Split!”

Although last week saw the elimination of Rachel & Elissa, who might just be even more fun than the team that calls themselves Team Fun, this week did not disappoint! Drama and intrigue were at the forefront of everything in episode nine of The Amazing Race 31 and the final elimination even ended up being a shocking outcome given … Continue reading The Amazing Race Season 31 Episode 9 Recap – “Let’s Split!”

Survivor Season Rankings 2018 (18-1)

2018 has been a fantastic year for Survivor. Survivor Ghost Island produced a very entertaining show despite its critics while the latest installment of the show, Survivor David vs. Goliath is looking likely to go down as one of the very best seasons of all time. The following ranking takes into account memorable characters/players, memorable moments, the story/the editing, the winner and the overall production of each episode on a weekly basis. If you missed the first set of these rankings (37-19) take a look here. This current article ranks the 18th best season all the way to the very best. Here are the updated Survivor Season Rankings for 2018 from The Mastermind. 

Survivor Season Rankings 2017

For the updated Survivor Season Rankings as of 2018, click here! I came late to the game of Survivor. My first ever season was San Juan del Sur and from that moment on I fell in love. Now that I have watched all of the seasons and now that the latest season of Survivor, the … Continue reading Survivor Season Rankings 2017

Survivor Game Changers: Why Zeke Smith Was Voted Out

“Playing Survivor is like climbing Everest. It only gets harder the higher you climb” – Zeke in the latest episode of Survivor Game Changers, “Reinventing How This Game is Played” After a hard fought season and a pretty well played game, Zeke Smith has been taken out of the game probably far sooner than he should have … Continue reading Survivor Game Changers: Why Zeke Smith Was Voted Out

Why Jeff Varner Outing Zeke Smith as Transgender on Survivor Game Changers Was A Really Big Deal

Tonight Survivor witnessed one of its lowest moments from one of its most beloved or should I say ex-beloved characters. It may be all for the better in the end given the way it was handled by everyone involved, but this was a horrific and yes even "malicious" act from Jeff Varner that will not … Continue reading Why Jeff Varner Outing Zeke Smith as Transgender on Survivor Game Changers Was A Really Big Deal

Winners Revealed: The Mastermind Awards 2016

It's been a long time coming and now the wait is finally over. You voted, fought and debated over who the winners should be for each and every award and now the time has come to reveal the winners. These are your 2016 Mastermind Award Winners! Best Reality TV Personality Nominees: Paul Abrahamian; Victor Arroyo; Aubry Bracco; … Continue reading Winners Revealed: The Mastermind Awards 2016

Survivor 34 Game Changers Missed Opportunities

The cast of Survivor 34 still hasn't been announced officially by CBS but has been available to us for quite some time by the always reliable Survivor Redmond. Through all the incredible characters to get cast on this new season which will be titled Game Changers and which you can view here -> SPOILER ALERT: Survivor Season 34 … Continue reading Survivor 34 Game Changers Missed Opportunities

The Mastermind Award Nominees 2016: Best Survivor Blindside

Oh the blindside. Everyone loves a good blindside! Well, except for the one being blindsided. Sometimes it is the player who is blindsided by their elimination and other times the editors completely misguide us and it is the audience who is left blindsided over the elimination. In human nature we have a need to be … Continue reading The Mastermind Award Nominees 2016: Best Survivor Blindside

The Mastermind Award Nominees 2016: Best Reality TV Season

The Mastermind focuses nearly 50% of it's attention on this site on a host of different Reality TV seasons and so now it is time to pick out which one was the best of all. These are the nominees for Best Reality TV Season of 2016! Australian Survivor Season 3  The first ever season of … Continue reading The Mastermind Award Nominees 2016: Best Reality TV Season

Survivor Millennials vs. Gen X Episode 6 Recap, Edgic and Analysis

Survivor Millennials vs. Gen X continues not to be quite as bad as once feared on The Masterind as Episode 6 titled "The Truth Works Well", of the hit TV show's latest series,  was another exceedingly entertaining episode. Let's get right into the action. After the typical post-tribal discussions from the previous episode's vote, the show started off … Continue reading Survivor Millennials vs. Gen X Episode 6 Recap, Edgic and Analysis