TLC will air Changing Rooms on Thanksgiving, crossover ep next Sat.

TLC will air Changing Rooms on Thanksgiving, crossover ep next Sat.
As first reported here, TLC will air a Changing Rooms/Trading Spaces crossover episode featuring Hildy and Gen. It will air Nov. 30 at 9 p.m., and will feature the designers and Paige working with Handy Andy in London on rooms belonging to two couples, each of which includes an American. A few days earlier, on Thanksgiving Day, TLC will air six episodes of its sibling series, Changing Rooms, which airs regularly on BBC America. The marathon starts at 5 p.m. and goes until 2 a.m., although starting at 11 p.m. the episodes will begin to repeat.

+ also: what if Trading Spaces rooms were inspired by philosophers?

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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