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Survivor: Winnipeg?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Perry White, Mar 28, 2007.

  1. Perry White

    Perry White Active Member


    Producer Mark Burnett is leaning towards bringing his highly-rated show to cold Canada, says host Jeff Probst, though several factors still give him pause.

    "Mark is leaning towards, truly considering, a colder climate, especially if the show goes on further, because it is hard to find locations," Probst says.

    The production crew has had long discussions about Canada, he says. "We see a lot of positives that would be new and different, and then there's some negatives because physically you tend to shut down when you get cold, you don't do as much. You're going to be wearing parkas and hats and boots and you're not going to be in bikinis, and challenges become a little different. So there's pros and cons."
  2. leo1

    leo1 Active Member

    seriously, this sounds like a terrific idea. you get different issues than in warm climates.
  3. Oz

    Oz Well-Known Member

    Which is why I'm even surprised they're even considering this, though it's a great idea.
  4. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    As much as they have come to rely on T&A, this can never happen.

    I would watch, though.
  5. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    As long as they leave Burnett and Probst up there to be eaten by plane crash victims, that's fine by me.
  6. beefncheddar

    beefncheddar Guest

    Survivor: Moose Jaw
    Survivor: Medicine Hat

    The possibilities are ENDLESS.
  7. Jack_Kerouac

    Jack_Kerouac Member

    I think "Survivor: Flin Flon" would be the best.
  8. micropolitan guy

    micropolitan guy Well-Known Member

    Those expelled from the Habs tribe got to Estavan

    Those expelled from the Leafs tribe go to Lethbridge

    Winner gets three nights in Brandon.
  9. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    I think "Survivor: Flash" would be the best possible Canadian challenge... :D
  10. girl friday

    girl friday Member

    does anyone still watch "survivor" anymore???

    once they pulled that whole grouping-by-race thing it seemed like the end would be very near...
  11. DocTalk

    DocTalk Active Member

    Teams led by Bobby Clark and Reggie Leach?
  12. SoSueMe

    SoSueMe Active Member

    If they head to the 'Peg a challenge could certainly be one that places all contestants on the corner of Portage and Main and see who lasts longest. That corner has been dubbed the coldest, windiest corner in the country. And I've been there in the dead of winter and I agree.

    I vote for Survivor: Prince Albert, Survivor: Kenora, and Survivor: Prince George as others to consider.
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