Berkley student William Hung: “It’s not like I’m a horrible singer that can’t sing.”

Berkley student William Hung: “It’s not like I’m a horrible singer that can’t sing.”
American Idol 3 auditioner William Hung “has become UC Berkeley’ newest celebrity.” Berkley’s Daily Cal talks to him, and William says the judges made the correct choice: “To an extent, they’re right. I don’t think I should have made it to Hollywood.” He also says he “seriously hadn’t planned” to go to Hollywood. However, he’s apparently still delusional, or still acting: “I feel the producers really exploited my lack of talent at this time. I looked like an idiot up there. I want to be good, not something that people will laugh at.”
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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.