The Challenge is again with Total Madness, and it’s arduous to consider all of the drama that’s already occurred on the present. While Johnny “Bananas” Devenanzio and Wes Bergmann are stirring the pot with their unlikely alliance, all eyes are on final season’s winners, Dee Nguyen and Rogan O’Connor, to see how their relationship goes.
Those who observe the present know Nguyen fell arduous and quick for O’Connor — and O’Connor didn’t seem to reciprocate emotions. So far, on Total Madness, O’Connor’s already tried flirting with one other contestant, Jenn Lee — and Nguyen despatched Lee straight into an elimination to lose. Now, it appears to be like like Nguyen continues to be keen to stir the pot on Instagram, as she posted a snarky remark that’s arduous to disregard.
Dee Nguyen didn’t approve of Rogan O’Connor flirting with Jenn Lee
When Nguyen entered Total Madness, she appeared excited to reconnect with O’Connor regardless of previous hurts. On War of the Worlds 2, O’Connor made it identified he was keen to throw Nguyen into an elimination if it was higher for his sport — however the two allegedly maintained a friendship after the season ended. While it’s clear they aren’t courting, the expectations of their relationship stay unsure. And Nguyen obtained aggressive when O’Connor began flirting with rookie contestant Jenn Lee.
While O’Connor was seen giving Lee recommendation within the Challenge home, Nguyen talked to Tori Deal about why she felt betrayed. “Obviously, we care about each other, you know?” Nguyen informed Deal after watching O’Connor and Lee. “There’s, like, there’s a lot of sh*t there that’s like, unsaid, like, after the last season. Now, we talked to each other every single f*cking day. He said to me, like, ‘I miss you, I love you,’ and whatever, you know.”
Ultimately, Nguyen threw Lee into an elimination spherical towards one of many strongest feminine gamers in the home, Jenny West. Lee was simply defeated.
Nguyen selected to flirt with and kiss Jay Starrett in response
While Lee was despatched residence, Nguyen wasn’t completed stirring the pot simply but. She selected to make O’Connor jealous by flirting with rookie Jay Starrett.
“I like having Jay around because he’s really cute and I get along with him, I enjoy flirting with him, and I like making Rogan mad,” Nguyen informed the cameras. “Rogan was not putting my feelings into consideration when he was flirting with Jenn, so I’m going to give him a taste of his own medicine.”
Starrett didn’t appear too eager on the flirtation at first — however later on the bar, he and Nguyen did find yourself entering into for a makeout session. This made O’Connor indignant, which is simply what Nguyen hoped for. And O’Connor even begged the tribunal to permit him to get into an elimination spherical towards Starrett within the hopes that he may ship him residence.
Nguyen continues to be coming at Lee by way of Instagram
Nguyen and O’Connor made amends after Nguyen flirted with Starrett. But it appears she would possibly nonetheless be holding a grudge towards Lee. While Lee and O’Connor don’t seem to have any relationship post-Challenge, Nguyen left a shady touch upon The Challenge Instagram.
The Instagram posted a deleted scene on April 14 of Lee giving her ultimate phrases earlier than exiting the present. To that, Nguyen commented, “Why won’t Jen just reply to my DMs? I just want to be friends. Rivals?”
The remark has 180 likes up to now — however many others assume Nguyen ought to simply let the temporary rivalry go.
One follower commented, “you need to stop milking this ‘story line’ to be noticed. It makes you look bad! Be smart and carry on.”
“I used to like you until the way you went after a girl over a man that doesn’t even want you,” one other wrote. “This show is about taking out someone, and you let another do it for you. Weak.”
We’ll have to attend and see if Nguyen can transfer on from O’Connor or if she’ll proceed to remain loyal to him as Total Madness progresses.
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