Survivor men lose, eat one of their young.

Survivor men lose, eat one of their young.
The women beat the men during Survivor Vanuatu‘s first challenge, leading the older guys to turn on one of the younger, more threatening men rather than the doofus who lost the challenge for them. Chris Daugherty, who was unable to either walk or crawl across a balance beam, seemed like the obvious target, but he was spared being voted off the island after Brook Geraghty received five of the nine votes.
+ also: Someone dug up a copy of the July 1996 Playboy Magazine that features Ami Cusack in a feature titled “The Girls of Venus Swimwear.” The feature identifies her as “the perfect Venus guy trap,” which Knight-Ridder points out (fourth item) “calls into question the credibility of all those centerfolds who say they’re interested in the existential novels of Camus and developing new techniques for the use of lasers in brain surgery.”

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.