Say this for "The Amazing Race": I went into Friday's episode tweeting that I didn't remember a thing that was happening this season after a week away for CBS to air a failed awards show and by the end of the episode, 55 minutes later, I was yelling at my screen and getting really anxious about the pending result.
No, I didn't get what I wanted when it came to the episode's elimination.
And no, it wasn't even all that great an episode, though it had great moments.
But when they want to, the "Amazing Race" editors can orchestrate a thrilling climax pitting ostensible heroes against clear villains and they can still make me care.
Let's talk about Friday's (November 21) night's "Amazing Race" episode and its exciting ending after the break...