will The Osbournes be depressing?

will The Osbournes be depressing?
MTV’s The Osbournes returns on Nov. 26, but with Sharon’s cancer and Ozzy’s return to drinking, Entertainment Weekly’s Liane Bonin wonders if “our passive viewership [will] begin to feel like an active, almost indecent, violation of privacy.” She also reports that Kelly told Teen People, ”All the crew is afraid of me. I keep screaming at them because I care more about my mom living and my mom being happy and my mom being stress-free than the money from the show.”
+ also: Osbournes producer “is … adamant the family never play to the camera.”

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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