Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 8

Week 8 Challenge - The Biggest Loser Australia 2012

The Biggest Loser Australia – Mon-Fri 7pm, Ch10 http://thebiggestloser.com.au/ Remember Aesop’s fables? I don’t, but someone mentioned them to me the other day, so I googled it. It turns out Aesop was a story teller whose fables involved tales of morality. There was the Boy Who Cried Wolf, about a boy who lied about seeing [...]

Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 7

Challenge - The Biggest Loser Australia 2012

The Biggest Loser Australia – Mon-Fri 7pm, Ch10 http://thebiggestloser.com.au/ They say that all good things come to those that wait so presumably that means that a bloke who locks himself in his house, never goes out and sits around doing nothing but waiting will eventually win the lotto, receive a proposal of marriage from seven [...]

Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 6

The Biggest Loser Australia 2012

Last week’s Biggest Loser provided us with a whiff of impropriety and a scent of scandal, which combined kind of smells like burnt cheese. Someone had done somebody wrong and would face penal sanctions, and please note ‘penal’ doesn’t mean what some of you are thinking it means. “Who was it?”, ”What did they do?”, [...]

Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 5

Chocolates - The Biggest Loser Australia 2012

We picked up where we left off with the combined girls team and the combined boys battling each other and near death racing up a geographical feature alternately referred to as ‘Hell Hill’, ‘Murder Mountain’ or ‘The Dune of Doom. Later on, Margie would have her own near death battle with the ‘Dunny of Doom’. [...]

Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 4

The Biggest Loser Australia 2012

The week began with contestants lying about in the mud as a medically ordered treatment for a strange but virulent virus that had spent the week rampaging through the camp like a bull in a travel book shop that mainly stocks titles describing trips to China. The mud also formed part of an obstacle course [...]

Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 3

The Biggest Loser 2012

When we last met our intrepid adventurers, red and black team were rounding up sheep in a challenge that would make a New Zealander weak at the knees. The object of the exercise was to get as many sheep into a pen in twenty minutes. This task was designed to prepare the contestants for many [...]

Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 2

The Biggest Loser - Week 2 recap

Monday began where Thursday left off, being the second part of the tugging race around Sydney Harbour. While the suspense was high as it looked like red team might just catch up with, and overtake, black team, really there should never have been any doubt that a team full of so many experienced tuggers would [...]

Biggest Loser 2012 – Week 1

The Biggest Loser Australia 2012 - Team Black

Australia is a land known for its character, heart and courage, as adversity meets the Aussie spirit on a daily basis, and the Aussie spirit prevails every second Thursday and one Sunday a month. Australia is a land known for its diversity, where people from all corners of the globe bring their cultures with them [...]

Only skinny people experience “real love”?!?!

The Biggest Loser 2012

The promotion for the new series of The Biggest Loser has been appalling, and if it is indicative of what we’ll get this season it’s setting itself up for an audience backlash the show has not seen in its seven year history. With each new series there’s a twist and in 2012 it’s the delivery [...]

TV Guide for week ending 26/02/11

Conviction Kitchen

Welcome to Week 9, and now we start to hit interesting territory. The Networks are starting to respond to the scheduling of their shows with movement and/or support based on the first two weeks of ratings, and people are responding in droves with their remotes (Ch7 had 8 to the Top10 shows of Week 8). [...]