Wednesday Temptation Island 2 debut brings 8.9 million viewers.

Wednesday Temptation Island 2 debut brings 8.9 million viewers.
The show with the unfortunate–or maybe accurate–acronym (think about it; spell out “2”) “was the highest-rated program of the night among adults 18-34,” Zap2it.com reports. Airing opposite The West Wing on Wednesday, Temptation Island 2 had a total audience of 8.9 million viewers.

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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