• the year in reality TV, 2004.

  • millionaire wins Real Gilligan’s Island, which returns next summer with a new cast.

  • Tough Enough may return next summer.

  • Idol producers publishing magazine.

  • Apprentice 3 cast is older, some have kids, there are no Ivy League grads.

  • Austin confirmed for next Real World.

  • reported Paige Davis sex tape is apparently not of the Trading Spaces host.

  • the top six reality TV whores of 2004

  • Toyota will spend $16 million for ads and product placement on The Contender.

  • next Real World may be in Austin.

  • Victoria: “Don’t worry, I am fine;” producer says he “warned” Jonathan.

  • Real Gilligan’s Island ends tonight.

  • 16.9 million watch Apprentice 2 finale, fewer than last season’s clip show.

  • Idol franchise all over Billboard 100; Fantasia thought she’d lose because of race.

  • Trump and Bill will talk “to see if he wants to continue his employment.”

  • Kelly is the second Apprentice.

  • Jeff Probst is dating Vanuatu’s Julie.

  • The Apprentice 3 will be “book smarts vs. street smarts,” will debut January 20.

  • Dan Puder wins Tough Enough 4.

  • all Forever Eden eps will air in UK.

  • Laguna Beach star ends charity run Sun.

  • Jonathan: “I do not abuse Victoria”; “I am taking full responsibly for my actions.”

  • Eva is America’s Next Top Model.

  • The Apprentice 2 concludes tonight.

  • CBS picks up 11th and 12th Survivors; Vanuatu averaged 19.7 million viewers.