Survivor Redemption Island : Matt Went From Champion to Totally Lose My Respect | HuffPost
Matthew "Matt" Wyatt Elrod is a contestant from Survivor: Redemption Island. after Rob Mariano noticed his closeness with tribemate and fellow ally, Andrea Boehlke. Matt married his girlfriend Aubrey Swander on September 17, In the midst of Boston Rob's big win, Russell Hantz flirtation with a “Survivor” his own villainy, contestants Andrea Boehlke and Matt Elrod appeared to have a . Matthew Wyatt Elrod (born October 2, ), better known as Wyatt Nash, is an American As Matt Elrod, he was on Survivor: Redemption Island as one of the season's 16 new contestants. However, Mariano noticed Elrod bonding with fellow alliance member Andrea Boehlke; after Elrod shook hands with members of.
Why God would consider it disloyal of him to switch sides? And wasn't it God who gave Matt the fortitude to win six challenges in a row and perhaps wreak biblical vengeance on Boston Rob in the manner wrought in the Old Testament?
So, it wasn't logical at all, and it was also very telling of Boston Rob that he is such a smarmy, self-righteous soul, who, instead of appreciating Matt's honesty -- having come to him with a confession of what he might have done -- and rewarding this as an act of loyalty and solidarity, he decided that the mere act of thinking of going against him was the height of arrogance and he decided then and there to get rid of Matt.
I mean the guy just got back after making a heroic effort that even Boston Rob should have appreciated, so couldn't he give Matt a pass for a couple of weeks?
There were plenty of others he could have set his sights on, in particular Mike and Steve Wright on Zapatera, and let poor Matt rest for a half second. But no, he couldn't, because Boston Rob is not at all charming, as he thinks he is.
He's handsome, but he's a sadist! Mike kept trying to convince Matt, and Andrea now started to wonder about her ties with Matt, who was now rivaling Phillip Sheppard in the amount of confidential information he just had to reveal. She felt, Matt's telling Boston Rob that both he and Andrea were thinking of getting in cahoots with the other tribe, that she was being thrown under the bus. And, though she's not the brainiest player, she was absolutely right.
She took her elimination in good spirits and in the end, voted for Cochran to win.
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Her challenge ability and her willingness to make a move. She has a decent strategic mind but learning when to pull the trigger has been the cause of her downfall in both seasons.
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In Redemption Island she waited too long to make a move, and in Caramoan she jumped the gun, targeting Brenda and Dawn when she should have waited a little longer. If Andrea can work on her timing, she could be lethal. What she considered her mistake: In post-show interviews, Andrea has said that her mistake was playing too hard, too early.
Speaking to The Hollywood ReporterAndrea said: I was always the one speaking up and plotting, usually planning things too early.
I think I wanted to come in and actually play this time, not follow like I did in my first season— so I might have been a little too aggressive. I also should have stayed away from the boys! They always get me in trouble! I would probably get voted out early since people see me as a strategic player, and then I would just be mad at myself for playing again. Andrea is one of twenty returning castaways who will compete on Survivor: Martin Holmes Martin is a year-old writer from England.
Thanks to "Boston Rob" Marianoher alliance controlled most of the game. Once her alliance eliminated all the members of the rival Zapatera tribe, the alliance was forced to turn on themselves. Boehlke became the first victim. She was sent to Redemption Island where she was the first female contestant to win a duel at Redemption Island and make it back into the game.Survivor: Redemption Island - Redemption Duel: A Leg Up
However, when the intended target Ashley Underwood won immunity Boehlke's fate was sealed. She was voted out at the subsequent Tribal Council, thus permanently eliminating her from the game.
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She finished in fifth place and became the eighth member of the jury. She would vote for Mariano to win the season, which he would in an 8—1—0 vote over Phillip Sheppard and Natalie Tenerelli. Caramoan[ edit ] Boehlke was asked back to play as a "Favorite" on Season 26, Survivor: Caramoanwhere she came in seventh place.