Eva is America’s Next Top Model.

Eva is America’s Next Top Model.
America’s Next Top Model–or, more correctly, America’s Third Next Top Model–is 19-year-old student Eva. That makes her “the first black woman to be crowned ‘America’s Next Top Model,'” as hardbeatnews.com points out, although the selection of either of the final two would have yielded that result. Amanda was the first to be eliminated, and Eva faced off against Yaya for the title. “This is the girl every girl in America wants to know and wants to be,” Nolé said about Eva, while Nigel said “Yaya is one of the most beautiful girls we’ve had. She’s elegant. She’s regal. She’s arrogant.” Janice called her “Eva Diva,” and the diva won.

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.