TV Club: The merge reveals Survivor’s true alliances
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- “I’m pretty proud of myself right now.” Yeah, well, Jay, you’re the only one, although getting Michaela one week before the merge was pretty darn good timing on your part. Dammit.
- Merge time! Time to find out what alliances actually even exist anymore, after all the crazy vote shifting in the past few weeks.
- The “nerd voting block” of Zeke, Hannah, and Adam immediately focus on all of Jay’s power and charm.
- Adam wins an advantage that allows him to steal someone’s reward. This is the worst advantage ever. All it does is …