ABC pulls The Mole 2 off the schedule; it will return midseason.

ABC pulls The Mole 2 off the schedule; it will return midseason.
The Mole 2 has been pulled off of ABC’s lineup for now, but the Anderson Cooper-hosted show will return, and production is continuing on the unfinished episodes. One of the executive producers calls the move “good news.” If the network promotes the show and gives it a time slot during which people actually watch TV, it probably will turn out to be good news. America’s Funniest Home Videos will now air in its old time slot at 8 on Fridays.

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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