Scott says, “That was me on TV and that was me playing the game–that is not me.”

Scott says, “That was me on TV and that was me playing the game–that is not me.”
Evicted Big Brother 5 horseman Scott drags out the predictable defense of his in-house behavior, saying his mother was shocked by his behavior “because that’s not me. That was me on TV and that was me playing the game — that is not me. I’m a courteous, respectful guy, and very well mannered. I treat people right, the way they should be treated. I think that’s why she was so surprised.” She might have also been surprised by his naked photo shoot, which TV Guide didn’t ask him about, but which he probably would have defended like this: “That was me in Playgirl and that was me naked in front of camera–that is not my penis.”

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.