Kelly and Clay will tour together.

Kelly and Clay will tour together.
American Idol‘s Kelly Clarkson and Clay Aiken will co-headline a 30-city arena tour starting Feb. 24. Tour cities and dates were announced Friday by RCA; the March 16 Houston event will include Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey. In a statement, Clay says “Kelly and I are thrilled about sharing a stage for this momentous next step in both of our careers.” Lest you wonder what happened to the guy who actually won American Idol 2, Ruben “will embark on his own headlining tour this spring. The dates will likely kick off in March or April,” Billboard reports.

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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