want to buy Laurie or Hildy a gift?

want to buy Laurie or Hildy a gift?
Fans of Trading Spaces have located two gift registries online that may or may not belong to two of the show’s designers. Laurie Hickson-Smith is pregnant, but is this her baby registry? It says her name, but it also gives her location as Lake Buena Vista–the home of Walt Disney World–not Jackson, Miss., which is where she lives according to her official bio. Also, designer Hilda Santo Tomas is getting married, but is this her wedding registry?

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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