freaky stuff happens on Fear.

freaky stuff happens on Fear.
Usually, the fear on MTV’s Fear is psychological; we don’t really see ghosts or anything more than the cast freaking out (although that can be scary enough). But in last night’s episode, aboard the USS Hornet, one cast member used her “powers” as a medium to talk to spirits, who told her the location of a hidden key and lead her to another cast member who was locked in a cell–before the show’s instructional computer told any of them about the key. I, for one, am hoping that was just clever editing, because otherwise, it’s way too freaky.

Survivor San Juan Del Sur's dark cloud is lifted

John Rocker

In its third episode, Survivor San Juan Del Sur improved significantly as John Rocker faced off against an Amazing Race villain. But the Exile Island reward challenge remains a drag on the series.


Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

The Big Brother villain known as "Evel Dick" has finally revealed why he left the show during its 13th season: he learned he was HIV positive.

Also: Dick claims he had no choice but to leave the game.

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