Sara Evans, Jerry Springer will make guest appearances on Dancing with the Stars tour

Sara Evans, who dropped out of the competition, will make a guest appearance on the Dancing with the Stars 3 tour. Jerry Springer will also appear on select dates.

The 38-city tour, which stars next Tuesday, will include Evans at its Nashville stop on January 21. Jerry Springer will also appear in Nashville, and in Chicago (Jan. 5), Columbus (Jan. 7), Cleveland (Jan. 9), and Cincinnati (Jan. 17).

In her press release quote, Sara said, “I am so excited that Nashville is a stop on the tour. I can’t wait to see everyone again and be a part of the show! Hopefully there will be some downtime so I can take them to some of my favorite places in Nashville.”

Jerry Springer and Sara Evans Announced as Dancing with the Stars – The Tour Special Guest Stars [AEG Live press release]

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.


Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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