Trump rescinds Rachel Uchitel’s Apprentice invite, calling Celebrity Rehab “a bad mistake”

Rachel Uchitel is part of the new cast on Celebrity Rehab, but she won’t be on The Celebrity Apprentice 4 because Donald Trump thinks the fame that comes from his show is far more important than one that’s about something trivial like sobriety.

“Look at what ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ did for Piers Morgan. He’s getting Larry King’s job. She made a bad mistake,” Trump told TMZ. “‘Celebrity Apprentice’ is a huge show and ‘Celebrity Rehab’ is not. I have 10 people who want to be on the show for every slot that’s available. I’m moving on.

Trump to Rachel Uchitel — Beat It! [TMZ]

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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