From John Semley of The Walrus:
- Immodest Activities: With Wipeout Canada, we finally have our own garish game show
Nobody would ever confuse the Canadian version for something as odd or stupefying as Takeshi’s Castle. But with its glossy production, $50,000 in prize money (which can buy many pen and pencil sets), and roster of relatively immodest contestants, Wipeout Canada doesn’t much resemble a Canadian game show either. Read more.