Doug will critique rooms in live webcast today; marathon this weekend.

Doug will critique rooms in live webcast next week; marathon this weekend.
The self-identified villain of Trading Spaces will be online next Wednesday (sorry for the earlier date error) at 3 p.m. ET in a webcast, during which he’ll discuss viewer’s rooms. TLC says “while Doug cannot offer design advice during the webcast, we are accepting images from our audience that will be sent to Doug to discuss during the event.” Send pictures of your room to TLC and Doug via the e.mail address on TLC’s site. Also, TLC will air a marathon of the show this weekend.

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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