Stern says he’s suing Are You Hot.

Stern says he’s suing Are You Hot.
Are You Hot, which is being ignored by big advertisers, may be sued by Howard Stern. The radio show host says he had a television show based upon a similar contest he conducted on his radio show. After ABC’s version debuted, the network producing his show “called me up and said: ‘No deal. We don’t want to rip them off and we don’t want to seem derivative and, besides, the ratings there are horrible,'” The New York Post reports Howard said on his show. He promised “[i]t’s all going to come out in the lawsuit.”

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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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.