Jeff Probst is dating Vanuatu’s Julie.

Jeff Probst is dating Vanuatu’s Julie.
Survivor Vanuatu fifth-place finisher Julie Berry and Survivor Vanuatu host Jeff Probst are officially dating, according to People magazine. The relationship began with an e.mail message from Jeff which said, in part, “Hey, do you want a real reward challenge?” Well, not really. Actually, The AP says “Probst says they started dating after he e-mailed her to say hello once the show was over. He says he’s already met her family.” To try to make this even more controversial, the AP reports their ages: “Probst is 43, Berry just turned 24.”
+ plus: Chris explains his strategy, and says that Eliza and Ami both congratulated him.

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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