on CBS.Want more stuff like this? Nuku just voted out Queen Sandra Diaz-Twine, blindsiding the angry Jeff Varner.Host/producer Jeff Probst was very careful in his wording when promoting this episode to Entertainment Weekly:
The huge threats keep on falling. The message should be clear that hate will always lose.””Survivor” airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. “I’m not ashamed of being trans, but I didn’t want that to be my story. Zeke said he told “Survivor” producers that he was transgender during his audition, but didn’t say anything on the island because “I didn’t want to be the ‘first transgender Survivor star,'” Zeke told People (via HollywoodLife). What was the purpose of the outing? I just wanted to go out on an adventure and play a great game.”He was “shell-shocked” to be outed by a fellow player in the April 12 episode. One of the best things about the Survivor format is that it allows the show to remain culturally relevant no matter how long it’s been on… and I think it’s a fair statement to say that’s the case next week.Culturally relevant.As it turns out, that relevance is “Millennials vs. Posted April 12, 2017 by Gina CarboneTonight’s episode of “Survivor: Game Changers” will get ugly, and very personal, with one castaway blindsiding another in a new way — outing him as transgender.At least the story has a happy ending for Zeke Smith, who told People the April 12 drama serves as a reminder that “hate will always lose.”Season 34, Episode 6, “What Happened on Exile, Stays on Exile,” has this synopsis from CBS:”What Happened on Exile, Stays on Exile” – Emotions run high when the game begins to take a toll on one tribe, and castaways try to pull their way to safety at a physical immunity challenge.”The promo for this episode suggests the castaways are hitting “a breaking point.” It’s possible the tribe taking the biggest toll is the newly created Nuku tribe, with Ozzy, Tai, Zeke, Jeff, Sarah, Andrea, and now Debbie. Like us on Facebook. Zeke speculated, “I think he hoped others would believe that trans people are fraudulent. Gen X” star Zeke Smith being outted as transgender, reportedly by Jeff Varner. What can you tease up for next week, sir! What’s great is that nobody bought it. It’s important people see he lost that fight.