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I was just wondering why everyone disses weveryone on the show, they make complaints that wont even do anything!I think it is pointless. Maybe if there was some good subjects to talk about.

-- Ryan Elliot (, January 07, 2001


There WERE good things to talk about. That's why everyone has gotten so worked up over the recent changes. This show (the "Original")was the highlight of the TV viewing week. They hooked us on it with the British version (aka Scrap Heap). Once hooked, we were all shocked and disappointed when "our" American version was aired, given that it departed so greatly from the original. Not only was the entire tone of the show changed, but the challenges were essentially repeats of challenges we had already seen! You can't feed someone filet for months, only to tell them later that it was only a temporary meaure until your hamburger got delivered.

-- Caroline Rieker (, January 07, 2001.

Hey Caroline, Let's hear your idea's for some new show concepts. You'd be amazed at how many idea's have already been done and how many idea's that people come up with that sound good at first,but then after thinking of all the ramifications....just don't work. It's not easy....

-- John Gap (, January 07, 2001.

Oh just one think Carol... George SUCKS!!!

-- Ben Goodman (, January 08, 2001.

We weren't complaining about anything until they made the new "american" episodes with George and built the same machines over again.

-- Richard Manahan (, January 08, 2001.

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