Real World Las Vegas special tonight; show is full of “free-flowing mojo.”

Real World Las Vegas special tonight; show is full of “free-flowing mojo.”
The Real World Las Vegas premieres Sept. 17 at 10 p.m. ET, but tonight at 10, MTV is airing a “launch special” which will likely introduce us to the all 21+ cast and to their new home. Meanwhile, the Chicago Sun-Times’ critic Phil Rosenthal reviews the season’s first episode, saying it includes plenty of “free-flowing mojo,” with the four females ending up naked in the hot tub together, where they’re joined by the boxer-wearing men in the house.

The Quest ends its journey stronger than it began

Verlox from The Quest

A review of the finale of summer's best reality series, which wasn't always perfect but was thoroughly entertaining right down to the finish, which included phenomenal challenges and special effects. Will ABC give it a second season?

Plus: an interview with the actor who played Verlox and the ogre.

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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