Survivor Marquesas will conclude opposite X-Files finale; Amazing Race 2 will debut early, on March 11.

Survivor Marquesas will conclude opposite X-Files finale; Amazing Race 2 will debut early, on March 11.
To pack as much of the show into May sweeps as possible, Survivor Marquesas will conclude with its two-hour finale and one-hour reunion on Sunday, May 19–directly opposite the series finale of The X-Files. The second-to-last episode will air the previous Thursday, May 16. Additionally, CBS will debut The Amazing Race 2 on Monday, March 11 at 10 p.m. ET, and then continue two days later on March 13 in its normal Wednesday at 9 p.m. ET time slot. Because of NCAA basketball, Survivor Marquesas will air that week and the following week on Wednesday, directly preceding The Amazing Race 2. Finally, AFP: American Fighter Pilots will debut March 29 at 8 p.m. ET, in “Ellen” and “Danny”‘s time slot.

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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