Chip, Reichen win Amazing Race 4.

Chip, Reichen win Amazing Race 4.

The summer of gay TV continued as Reichen and Chip won The Amazing Race 4, becoming the first gay couple to do so. The married pair came in ahead of Kelly and Jon, who missed a connecting flight in Tokyo and fell 70 minutes behind.

The race concluded at Papago Park in Phoenix, Arizona. Despite their first-place start on the final leg, David and Jeff fell behind by getting on a bad flight to Hawaii, and were notified the race was over once they arrived on the island.

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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