MTV moves The Hills and The City to Tuesdays

MTV’s leading faux reality shows are moving to a new night when they debut next week. The Hills and The City will now air on Tuesday nights, at 10 and 10:30 p.m. ET respectively.

Each series has 10 new episodes, and after Lauren Conrad’s departure, The Hills is bringing back actor Kristin Cavallari for what MTV calls the second half of the fifth season. Tonight at 10:30, MTV previews that with a special called “The Bitch Is Back: The Hills Season Preview.”

Here’s the new season preview, on which someone calls Kristin “a disease you can’t get rid of,” Holly Montag has a drinking problem, and Heidi Pratt scares the shit out both Spencer and us by talking about having a baby:

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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