Survivor Philippines Episode 8 | Why __ Lost RHAPup with David Bloomberg & Jessica Lewis
Each week this season on our Survivor Podcast, David Bloomberg & Jessica Lewis will talk about why each voted out player “lost the game”. For more on David’s Survivor rules check out his most recent update… What Island of the Idols Survivors Should Have Learned
David and Jessica look back at Survivor: Philippines and the vote against former baseball player Jeff Kent, who swung for the fences but ended up striking out. The official CBS episode description says this was “one of the most complicated and entertaining Tribal Councils ever.” Does that mean it was a live Tribal Council, or was everything carried out like it had been previously set? How did Jeff go from the guy making the plans to becoming the main target? Where did he go wrong? It’s time to figure out Why Jeff Lost.
To review the short version of David’s Rules, here is the quick version:
Rule 1: Scheme and Plot
Rule 2: But Don’t Scheme and Plot Too Much/Keep Your Scheming Secret/Don’t Backstab Until You Absolutely Need To
Rule 3: Be Flexible!
Rule 4: Don’t Let Your Emotions Control You
Rule 5: Pretend To Be Nice/Play the Social Game (and Keep Your Politics and Controversial Beliefs To Yourself)
Rule 6: Don’t Be Too Much of a Threat
Rule 7: Know How to Deal with Idols and Advantages
Appendix A: Make Your Votes Count – Keep in Mind Your End Goal
Appendix B: The Jury Phase
You can also get the poster version of these rules drawn by Erik Reichenbach right here!
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Join us again next week when we discuss the next player voted out of the game.