“Fabio wishes Larissa … the best.”

“Fabio wishes Larissa … the best.”
The bizarre-ass twist on the finale of Average Joe 2: Hawaii continues to raise questions. Fabio? Fabio? Fabio?! We’ve yet to hear from the cover boy himself, but the Seattle Post-Intelligencer talks to people around him. Fabio’s close friend, who knows Larissa, says, “She’s better off without the guy.” He means without Gil. And Fabio’s manager says that “Fabio wishes Larissa nothing but the best.” The manager also has advice for Gil from Fabio: “if that guy is looking to date someone he (Fabio) hasn’t, he should start dating men.”

Frankie leads Big Brother's parade of delusion

Frankie on Big Brother

Heading into the finale, the delusion continues, with a re-appearance by evicted Frankie.

Related: The unwatchable cast of Fox's Utopia keeps yelling and screaming.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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