Sources close to the production told the gossip site that the network had several meetings over whether or not to include the tasteless taste test in the episode airing Monday. Ultimately, the challenge was allowed to run.
Contestants were apparently required to drink every last drop from both glasses to advance.
The show’s host Joe Rogan had warned the Daily News just before “Fear Factor” returned to the air last month that contestants were in for some stomach turning moments
“I say, in the real world, in a healthy society, you’re not supposed to eat animal d - - k, but guess what, here you have to eat animal d - - k if you want to win $50,000,” Rogan told the News.
At the time, it seemed that Rogan was being metaphorical.