Paulie Calafiore is understood for his call-outs of different “Challenge” cast members and clap backs on social media towards followers who’ve criticized him and earlier in May he shaded his co-stars when he claimed that they allowed CT Tamburello and Johnny Bananas Devenanzio to “stroll away” with wins in recent times.
Paulie hasn’t been on “The Challenge” since “War of the Worlds 2,” when he and the remainder of Team USA misplaced within the last towards Team UK, which included CT. The following season, “Total Madness,” was received by Bananas and Jenny West, whereas CT received the following two seasons, first “Double Agents” with Amber Borzotra then “Spies, Lies and Allies” with Kaycee Clark.
One fan tweeted concerning the show and slammed Paulie, writing, “@ChallengeMTV is a manner higher show when @johnnybananas is not getting eradicated early within the season. If I by no means see @PaulCalafiore_ on the Challenge once more it will likely be too quickly.” Paulie replied and threw some shade towards “Challenge” stars.
“So you like the previous 3 seasons the place the cast bends over backwards to assist Johnny & CT make finals to allow them to simply simply stroll away with it,” he wrote. “The rivals suck. Period. Keep complaining about how you want it was the way it was. I do not slot in with the kumbaya bs anyway.” In a later tweet, Paulie wrote, “In the final 3 seasons. Remove CT, Johnny, Wes [Bergmann], Jordan [Wiseley], Darrell [Taylor]. Name one male challenger higher than me. I’ll wait… simply say you are a hater and transfer on.”
Paulie Hit Back at Criticism From Fans About His Own Performance on the Show
Paulie then clapped again at many followers on Twitter, as lots of people criticized the fact star for his claims. He said that although he hasn’t been again on the show, he has been getting calls to be re-cast. “If you assume I have not been getting calls it is as a result of that is what I wished you considering whereas I used to be attempting out for the Olympics so I might see how daring folks would get on-line,” he wrote.
In response to a fan telling him that “last reckoning was the best last in problem historical past” and Paulie did not even make it to second place, Paulie wrote, “Calm down sweetheart. I do know it is a robust tablet to swallow, however as simple as FR was… the previous three made that appear to be WOTW1 & 2. Maybe if there have been higher rivals the finals could be tougher.”
Paulie additionally claimed that he “achieved extra” than a lot of the final three seasons’ cast. He additionally said that he did not “gasoline out” within the “War of the Worlds” last however truly had warmth stroke and blasted “out of practice sofa potatoes” for the criticism.
Paulie Has Also Butted Heads With Many of His ‘Challenge’ Co-Stars
Paulie has been at odds with a lot of his “Challenge” co-stars within the final couple of years and a number of other of them trolled him again in February 2022. Paulie commented on the CBS “Challenge: USA” announcement and international event and wrote that he could be the “first international champion from the U.S.” He added, “I hope the U.S. rivals carry it as a result of they’ve been severely missing the previous 3 seasons… and different international locations do not care about ‘good personalities’ they care about successful to carry honor again to the nation.”
Many “Challenge” stars blasted Paulie, with season 37 rookie Hughie Maughan saying, “It’s a TV show not a bloody world title for christ sake.” Theo Campbell wrote, “Isn’t CT technically a Global champ from the US?” in reference to CT Tamburello beating Paulie and successful “War of the Worlds 2” with Team U.Ok.
Trishelle Cannatella commented, “Secondhand embarrassment I’ve by no means seen anybody beg so laborious to be on a show. It’s painful to look at.” Tyler Duckworth agreed, writing, “Challenge = Life to Paulie apparently.” Laurel Stucky and Paulie additionally bought into it lately after she laughed at Theo posting photographs about his time on the show and he included considered one of Paulie mendacity on the bottom throughout the last.