For those in the cheap seats, all topics this mini-season have been sent in my the contestants themselves. So they are the ones to praise, or blame! :)
Looking over the list of potential topics, there were several that jumped out at me, but this one said "set the stage" the most to me...
Your Week 1 topic is
Trust Everyone, but Cut the Cards
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