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The Amazing Race Ep. 21.4, “Funky Monkey”: Poor design and an inevitable exit lead to a pretty dull leg

22 October 2012 6:52 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The Amazing Race Review, Season 21, Episode 4, “Funky Monkey

Airs Sundays at 8pm (Et) on CBS

A common question among long-time fans of The Amazing Race asks why the later seasons feel so different. Along with a faster-paced editing  and more gimmicks, the main changes have involved the casting. The producers look more for characters of a specific type than the “regular people” approach of the early years. These contestants are frequently recruited and don’t always understand the show. This leads to a lot of mistakes and manufactured drama, but that doesn’t mean it’s a better series. Ardent fans usually wish for more applicants who love the show in place of over-the-top characters. The tricky part is that super fans aren’t always more interesting contestants. While the general concept is positive, this move can backfire and lead to inept and dull racers. Viewers may hate a crazy team, »

- Dan Heaton

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Round-up: Cool Earth-Friendly Products for the Whole Family

20 April 2012 11:00 AM, PDT | People - CelebrityBabies | See recent People - CelebrityBabies news »

Courtesy Envirosax

Ready to go green?

With Earth Day coming up this weekend, it’s all about doing your part for the planet.

So to help you and your mini tree huggers celebrate the big day (and beyond!), we’ve rounded up some of the coolest eco-friendly clothes, toys and gear.

And what better to set things off than outdoors with a picnic at the park?

Perfect for storing snacks and accessories for the whole gang, Envirosax‘s Babushka Tote ($9) is lightweight, portable and waterproof.

And thanks to its reinforced seams, it holds as much as two plastic bags combined. »

- Anya

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