Gervase desperate to extend 15 minutes.

Gervase desperate to extend 15 minutes.
Unaware that no one even remembers him any more, Gervase Peterson wants to recreate the “all kinds of craziness everywhere I went” that followed after his appearance on Survivor Borneo four years ago. Things he’s tried, according to the Philadelphia Daily News, to stay famous: dropping his last name (“Gervase!”), playing small roles in a film and TV shows, and working “as a producer and director.” Maybe he should try filming himself having sex and then see if the tape disappears from his house and appears on a web site.

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.