The first “Survivor: Blood vs. Water” elimination of the season took place during Wednesday night’s episode, while alliances have begun to form and a place has been put in motion. [Warning: Spoilers ahead.]
He never had a single vote cast against him, but Rupert was still the first person out of the game. He made the (seriously unwise) choice to take his wife’s place on Redemption Island, and then lost the subsequent duel against Candice and Marissa. This marks the fourth time Rupert has tried to win the million-dollar prize on “Survivor,” and lost.
Candice wins the challenge — guiding 10 spools through a channel and stacking them on top of each other without the stack falling over — and gets to give a clue regarding the whereabouts of the hidden immunity idol to any person from either tribe. She chooses her husband, John.