James, who was also in both China and Micronesia, has long been an ally of Amanda.
In fact, she lists him in her bio as being the player she most respects.
This time, however, she only had one opponent instead of two - Parvati Shallow.
Despite better odds, Amanda made the same mistakes at her second chance tribal.
Without a win, Amanda dared to come back the very next season with Survivor's first Fans vs. In this season, 10 past survivor "favorites" were chosen to play against the top ten ultimate fans of the show. In fact, as an avid Survivor fan, the Micronesia season of Fans vs.