“formidable candidate” Michael Skupin may run for Senate.

“formidable candidate” Michael Skupin may run for Senate.
Michael, a Republican, said he’s “giving [a run for Senate] a lot of thought.” He made his comments at a $1,000 a plate Republican fund-raiser in Michigan where he and White House Chief of Staff Andrew Card were the guests of honor. Gov. John Engler said at the dinner, “Senator Skupin sounds good”; Engler has reportedly been unable to find any Republican to challenge democratic Sen. Carl Levin. And Colleen thought she made it after landing a role in a Rob Schneider movie.

Frankie leads Big Brother's parade of delusion

Frankie on Big Brother

Heading into the finale, the delusion continues, with a re-appearance by evicted Frankie.

Related: The unwatchable cast of Fox's Utopia keeps yelling and screaming.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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