Paris dating Nick, crushing on Leo.

Paris dating Nick, crushing on Leo.
Here it is: The last Paris Hilton post of 2003. The Simple Life star has been linked with Backstreet Boy Nick Carter. He “started shacking up with the hotel heiress after her hit reality show was done filming,” the New York Post reports. However, she has her eyes on another blonde cherubic has-been: Leonardo DiCaprio. A gossip report says Paris is “telling friends she’d love to go out with the actor.” And if that isn’t enough, Paris also has a relationship with her rabbi, who she credits as having cleansed her dirty, dirty soul. Meanwhile, FOX tonight airs a four-episode marathon of old The Simple Life episodes; the series concludes Jan. 13, so ignore what fact-challenged Virginia Heffernan says in today’s Times.

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.