• Derek Hough skipping Dancing with the Stars 12, but will return for 13

  • Is Jon “Jonny Fairplay” Dalton returning to Survivor? He says he has “no plans to return”

  • OWN’s most-popular show is Oprah Behind the Scenes; Your OWN Show is losing viewers

  • Survivor auctions have made $400,000 for Jeff Probst’s charity

  • Oprah’s behind-the-scenes series: unexpectedly great television

  • An animated preview of Jersey Shore in Italy, drunk Canadians in the Bahamas

  • Jersey Shore creator was a finalist for Real World Miami’s cast

  • Design Star’s creator SallyAnn Salsano on being fired by HGTV, Mark Burnett’s version

  • Jeff Probst previews Survivor Redemption Island cast, makes them seem more interesting

  • Ronnie’s assault charge won’t keep him from going to Italy with Jersey Shore, manager says

  • Cheryl Burke reveals molestation, abuse: “They’re not secrets. There’s no shame.”

  • Chris Harrison on NASCAR widow’s racetrack date: “we have to force the issue”

  • Afghanistan’s Idol leaves contestant fearing for her life

  • Top Shot casting director wants couples, self-taught marksmen for season three

  • Jersey Shore cast going to Italy for season four

  • Oscar documentary nominees include Restrepo, Gasland

  • Amazing Race’s second season is now on DVD

  • Project Runway will spin-off Masters and Accessories competitions

  • Jeff Probst admits American Idol’s threat to Survivor, says Redemption Island in “top 5″

  • Joey Kovar got $20K to strip for Playgirl, which offered Rob Kardashian $45K ($60K to get hard)

  • Your OWN Show is an Apprentice and Design Star knock-off that almost works

  • More people watch reality TV in Columbus and Cincinnati, which hosted 50 series in two years

  • Bachelor’s Fang Girl explains why she walked off the set

  • An Idiot Abroad: Stephen Merchant, Ricky Gervais send Karl Pilkington around the world

  • Big Brother winner Adam Jasinski gets four years in prison, says, “I’m sick … I’m a mess”