The Amazing Race

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2014

    Dennis Hour and Isabelle Du's Short Ride on The Amazing Race is Over

    Well, that was quick. Tustin's Dennis Hour and Isabelle Du--a.k.a. #TheDatingCouple--was eliminated from CBS's The Amazing Race in what was only the second episode of the season.

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2014

    Meet The Amazing Race's Amazing Orange County Couple Dennis Hour and Isabelle Du

    Perhaps an indicator that an Orange County immigrant community has finally made it is when some members join the casts of network television reality shows--within weeks of one another. Previously we told you about Bri Nguyen of Westminster being part of the new Fox reality show Utopia that debuts Fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    The Amazing Race Apologizes for Pissing Off Vietnam Veterans and a Token Fox News Liberal

    My colleague R. Scott Moxley recently wrote of the shitstorm kicked up after The Amazing Race had contestants visiting Vietnam watch a pro-communist musical show, recite a pro-communist poem and then gather at an anti-American military site in Hanoi. If there was increased interest (and ratings?) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Fox Slams Amazing Race on CBS For Pro-Communist Tributes During Vietnam Stop

    One of the token liberals on Fox News is blasting CBS for airing an Amazing Race broadcast this week that required contestants visiting Vietnam to watch a pro-communist musical show, recite a pro-communist poem and then gather at an anti-American military site in Hanoi.Bob Beckel--a cantankerous, lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Jamie Oliver's New Competitive Cooking Series To Debut In The Fall

    Anthony Bourdain is slated to do one. Now so is Jamie Oliver. I'm talking about yet another cooking competition show. This time, the British chef who was recently most notable for making America wretch over the substance called pink slime, is executive producing a new series called Chef Race: U ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 14, 2011


    [Trendzilla] The hipster shoemaker is involved with the reprehensible Focus On the Family

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2010

    Johnny Rockets CEO to Appear on CBS's Undercover Boss

    ©2010 STUDIO LAMBERTJohnny Rockets CEO John Fuller, nickel-and-diming it...​I don't think I've been to Johnny Rockets since I took some Mexican girl out on a date a decade ago at the location at the Block in Orange; she was immediately turned off by my obsession with politics (surprise, surprise) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    Famous People to Save Surfing in Huntington Beach

    IncubusBrandon Boyd, center: surfer. Other guys: irrelevant. ​Did you know surf needed saving? No? Do you like famous people? Yes? Well, one out of two isn't bad when it comes to reasons to show up to the SURF 24 festival in Huntington Beach on June 19 and 20.

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2008

    Art and Sole Benefit

    TOMS Shoes was created in 2006 by Amazing Race contestant Blake Mycoskie in an effort to help curb poverty in third-world countries—for each pair of shoes purchased, TOMS gives a pair to a child in need. Though the brand has seen some sizable success, stores like Macy's, Urban Outfitters, Bloomi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2008

    What you missed over the weekend: Part VI

    NAMM 2008 came and went, with fans and music celebs flooding the Anaheim Convention Center. Weekly web photographer Christopher Victorio dropped by the madhouse on Saturday and ran into folks from Slipknot, Megadeth, Queensryche, Motley Crue and even Playmate of the Year Sara Jean Underwood. Photos ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 18, 2001