• Duck Dynasty pay raise; Bachelorette contestant sentenced; Apprentice “manufactured”? Lisa Rinna to RHOBH?

  • American Idol ratings have never been this low

  • Survivor’s boring Phillip diarrhea fest continues

  • Survivor renewed for next year, but not necessarily for two seasons

  • Face Off needs to take off its inflexible mask and free McKenzie

  • All-star Celebrity Apprentice ratings keep dropping: are returnees to blame?

  • Wife Swap fake, Coolio says; Real Housewives drama; Survivor married; answers about questions

  • CBS apologizes to offended veterans, others for Amazing Race’s “insensitive” Vietnam scenes

  • French Survivor contestant dies during first challenge

  • Shocking: A white guy won’t win American Idol this year

  • Two American Idol tell-all books, two works of fiction

  • Outrage over Amazing Race tasks in Vietnam ignores that this is nothing new

  • Survivor’s pointless tribe swap keeps alleged favorites in control

  • ABC’s Splash makes a splash (ugh, sorry: but it was surprisingly good)

  • Omarosa’s attorney threatens media, La Toya over her Apprentice comment

  • Why reality TV is stagnant on broadcast networks

  • MTV’s Real World marathon this weekend: let’s all feel old together

  • No Bachelor Pad this summer

  • Bad Girls Club’s horrible idea; Survivor casting story; Bieber’s mom, Bachelorette?

  • Duck Dynasty, Storage Wars, Swamp People DVDs: free

  • Brandon Hantz’s post-episode interviews: more disturbing than the episode

  • RIP Survivor, murdered at 26 by Jeff Probst

  • How The Taste screwed up

  • Sean’s journey to the land of no surprises continues, but Lindsay wins the night

  • Cartoonists (including Bill Watterson) talk comic strips, advice from documentary filmmakers