It's night 22 and the Solarrion tribe is returning from Tribal Council, where they just voted out Morgan. Tony is upset that he received four votes at Tribal Council, which was just one less than Morgan received. Spencer tells Tony that they perceive him as a big threat. Tony sees himself as a bald middle-aged man who is not a physical threat like Woo or LJ. Tony vents, "Why am I a threat? Why is everybody trying to get me out- Latasha assures Tony that they knew they did not have enough votes to get him out. Tony scolds Spencer, Latasha and Jeremiah for not joining with his alliance to vote out an unworthy player like Morgan. Tony comments, "Now here we are again, six against three, but it's never that easy". Tony knows that he cannot depend on the six to stay loyal.
Season 28 Episode 8 of Survivor was watched by 9,350,000 viewers, resulting in a 2.30 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
The rules of this game are simple: average Americans are abandoned in the middle of some of the most unforgiving places on earth. Divided into teams, they particiapte in challenges and every three days, the losing tribe must trek to Tribal Council to vote out one of their own. Halfway through the game, the game shifts to individual competitions when the tribes merge and become one, making the game every man for himself.
The game is simple: Outwit, Outplay, Outlast, by winning Immunity, thus not being eligible to have votes cast against yourself. However, the players must be careful about who they send packing - after the merge, a jury of seven begins to form, and each week they return to watch the Tribal Council ceremony. At the end of the game, they vote for one of the members of the final two to win One Million Dollars. Who will become the next Survivor?
Generally, each season begins with a twist - something different to surprise the new castaways. Survivor is a game of adaptation, and the final two of each season, listed below, were the players most able to adapt to their surroundings and to the people they are playing with. Survivor focuses on the people, and the social commentary that surrounds them. How can these players Outwit, Outplay, and Outlast is the question that the game revolves around.