• Extreme Makeover: Home Edition returns; “[desperate] and deserving” families are chosen

  • Simon Cowell and Sharon Osbourne’s criticism saves a woman’s life

  • MTV airs True Life marathon Saturday

  • Project Runway 4 cast announced

  • Kid Nation cast kills two chickens at the suggestion of the manipulative producers

  • Project Runway 4 will officially debut in November

  • Top Model goes green, takes on smoking, but hypocritically

  • Trading Spouses star Ashley Perrin dies; is the daughter of “God warrior” Marguerite

  • Bachelor couple Charlie O’Connell and Sarah Brice break up

  • FOX pulls low-rated Nashville until October

  • Jillian quit Biggest Loser because of the editing and the show’s artificial drama

  • Discovery airing edited episodes of Man vs. Wild

  • Drew Lachey fills in for Samantha Harris as co-host of Dancing with the Stars

  • CBS blurred Erik’s boxer briefs “probably [because of] a wardrobe malfunction”

  • Biggest Loser renewed for a fifth season, which will include pairs of people

  • ABC’s Dancing with the Stars 5, The Bachelor 11 debut tonight

  • Amber: Jews are “money-motivated,” “very goal-oriented,” and “very hard workers”

  • Ken Burns’ The War debuts on PBS tonight

  • Survivor China was the top-rated show last night, but is the lowest-rated premiere yet

  • Amber apologies, says she has Jewish friends

  • Chris Crocker, celebrities in rehab, Manhattan Moms get their own reality shows

  • VH1 releases photos of I Love New York 2 cast, which includes a group of “mama’s boys”

  • Jeff Probst’s most difficult decision: “what color of blue shirt to wear” for Tribal Council

  • Lauren “came dangerously close to not doing season three” because of Heidi and Spencer

  • Kid Nation, Kitchen Nightmares have “solid but unspectacular” debut ratings