This is genius. I love how the producers/editors of this show know how invested we are in it, and they reward us with things like this. Both Benoit and Christian saying, "it's okay" to Clare last night was simply amazing. This could not have been scripted any better.
Here's the full live-scoring spreadsheet from Thursday night, so you can see how all of the points were awarded.
Bachelorette Status + Points after Episode 2:
|Bachelor/ettes:||Group||Episode 2 Status||Episode 2 Points||Total Points|
|Ally||Int'l Women||Received a rose from Josiah.||20||110|
|Ashley I.||USA Women||Received a rose from Kevin.||60||140|
|Ben||USA Men||Gave his rose to Yuki.||20||90|
|Benoit||Int'l Men||Left the show because Clare wasn't into him.||60||140|
|Bibiana||USA Women||Received a rose from Jordan.||60||120|
|Christian||Int'l Men||Gave his rose to Clare.||20||60|
|Clare||USA Women||Inexplicably, she accepted Christian's rose.||150||230|
|Courtney||Int'l Men||Gave his rose to Lily.||20||80|
|Dean||USA Men||Gave his rose to Lesley.||70||110|
|Jenny||Int'l Women||No Rose.||40||60|
|Jordan||Int'l Men||Gave his rose to Bibiana.||60||60|
|Josiah||USA Men||Gave his rose to Ally.||0||70|
|Kevin||Int'l Men||Gave his rose to Ashley I.||30||90|
|Lesley||USA Women||Received a rose from Dean.||70||120|
|Lily||Int'l Women||Received a rose from Courtney.||70||90|
|Luke||USA Men||Gave his rose to Stassi.||140||190|
|Michael||USA Men||Gave his rose to Tiffany.||20||30|
|Nastassia||Int'l Women||Received a rose from Luke.||90||100|
|Rebecca||Int'l Women||No Rose.||40||100|
|Tiffany||Int'l Women||Received a rose from Michael.||100||110|
|Yuki||Int'l Women||Received a rose from Ben.||30||70|
Bonus Points for Episode 2:
Will there be a rose ceremony at the end of the episode? Yes
Will anyone get injured? Nope
Will Ashley I. cry? Shockingly, no
After watching last night, Ashley I. has to realize that those earmuffs are stupid, right? She looks ridiculous.
2 players correctly answered all three questions and received 75 bonus points.
Your leaderboard after Episode 2 is posted on the Winter Games homepage. Check it out now, and congrats to our current top three:
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