Constantine fans want a recount.

Constantine fans want a recount.
Constantine fans are revolting by signing an online petition that they admit is likely to be read by no one. Annoyed that Constantine was voted off American Idol 4 last week, According to the Boston Herald’s The Edge, “36,000 ‘American Idol’ fans have signed an online petition demanding a recount of Fox’s top-rated nationwide singing contest.” A University of South Carolina sophomore, who should be studying for finals, created the petition. Kristie Layne Womick admits, however, that this will have little effect: “I don’t really think they’re going to do anything. It’s just getting our voice out there that matters.” Alas, the Boston Herald neglects to provide a link to the petition, so we can’t sign it or make fun of the people who did.

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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