Vegas loft contents up for auction.

Vegas loft contents up for auction.
More than 110 items from The Real World Las Vegas loft are being auctioned off starting late tonight. Dishes, lamps, books–many of which are signed–are among the items being sold; the auction pages warn that “some of these items were used extensively by the … cast, so expect a little wear and tear. Items are offered and will be sold on an “As Is” and “Where Is” basis.” Some of the money raised will go to LIFEbeat, the music industry’s “national non-profit organization dedicated to reaching America’s youth with the message of HIV/AIDS prevention.”

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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