Donald Trump fires both Maria and Wes.

Donald Trump fires both Maria and Wes.
Project manager Wes and abject failure Maria both got fired by Donald Trump last night during yet another surprising The Apprentice 2 boardroom. During a task that involved creating an in-store catalog for Levi’s jeans, Wes failed to control Maria, and Maria failed to control Maria. Actually, as TV Gasm writes, Maria was a “Category F-5 tornado” who attempted to take over the task and “engaged in an apparently 30 minute spat … with Sandy.” Perhaps more shocking than the firing was Ivana’s contribution: She suggested producing a “fit wheel” to show the various types of jeans, and it was actually a smart idea that worked well.

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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