The Amazing Race 7

We Got a Gnome! We Got a Gnome!

Original Airdate: 04.26.2005

The teams do an about-face and head off to Turkey. Rob is hoist with his own petard as his gamesmanship leads other teams to an earlier flight. Uchenna & Joyce come in first. Ron & Kelly come in non-elimination last and win a prize.


TARtunes: Episode 9 - Karma

It's time to kick up your heals and do the karma shuffle.

Not-so-instant Karma

What a fun, exciting ride it was. I kinda had a hunch that it was going to be a non-elimination leg, so I guess I wasn't too worried about it.

“In Control” — Leg 9 (or thereabouts)

We’ve done this before. Gotten really lazy, that is.

What's a Gnome?

The Race says good-bye to India, reverses direction, and heads off to Turkey. Rob's cleverness bites him in the ass while Ron & Kelly's relationship might do the same to their race.

Amazing Race Rant - Episode Nine

You'd figure with only 4 teams there would be less to rant about…figure again!

Location Report – Istanbul, Turkey

Is Turkey in Asia or Europe? The answer turns out to be “yes.”

Follow that Karma!

The Race moves into retrograde this week as Racers go from India to Istanbul.

Chef Piperdown's Amazing Menu — Turkey

So, one would think that writing a food column about a country with the same name as food wouldn’t be that hard, but when was the last time anyone said to you “Hey, I know this great little Turkish place just around the corner”?

The Yahtzee Method of TAR Prognostication - Leg 9 Predictions

Wow, what a leg…or couple of legs, depending on how you look at it.

Culture Report – Turkey

M. Darcy checks in with books and movies that are related to Turkey.