Making the Band returns tonight.

Making the Band returns tonight.
Two new episodes of Making the Band will be aired tonight starting at 8 p.m. ET as ABC works through the remaining 11 episodes. Chat live with O-Town at 6:30 ET/3:30 PT before the show. In a related story, as TV critic Aaron Barnhart points out, O-Town was dissed by Disney/ABC and not included as part of the Walt Disney World Summer Jam Concert, which airs this Sunday at 7 p.m. ET on ABC. Maybe ABC isn’t too happy with O-Town and their new prima donna personas?

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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