did CBS manipulate the outcome of Survivor?

did CBS manipulate the outcome of Survivor?
Rich’s former book co-author, who’s now working on a tell-all Survivor book of his own, says the show was rigged. Inside.com reports that Peter Lance, author of The Stingray: The Lethal Tactics of the Sole Survivor, says he “will prove manipulation on the part of the producers to affect the outcome of the game.” CBS calls Lance’s accusations “sour grapes.”

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.