Nashville Star 3 reveals 10 finalists.

Nashville Star 3 reveals 10 finalists.
Although the debut of Nashville Star 3 isn’t until March 1, USA Network has just revealed the finalists. At this pace, they’ll reveal the winner next week and s/he will release an album before the first episode even airs. For a show with no age limits (a press release boasts, “there is no upper age limit, opening the
competition to talented adults pursuing their dreams at any age”), the finalists are very young. The oldest is 33, and one is 18 and two are 19. Eight have their own web sites.

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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