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  • The Taste’s second season: so much better than the first

  • The new Fox series that combines Big Brother and Survivor

  • Call of the Wild not only fake, but abused, even killed animals

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  • First thoughts on Opposite Worlds, aka Glass House 2.0

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  • Shipping Wars death; Whodunnit’s future; Penn & Teller competition; Hoop Dreams’ 20th

  • The weird future of Celebrity Apprentice

  • Juan Pablo on gay Bachelor: not “a good example for kids,” gays are “more pervert[ed]“

  • CBS boss “thrilled with” Survivor; nothing will ever change on Big Brother

  • Kate Gosselin’s twins say everything by refusing to talk in this must-watch interview

  • Top Chef gets an EXTREME ULTIMATE ALL-STAR BATTLE spin-off

  • Survivor gets a late start due to the Olympics

  • Survivor DWI selfie; X Factor future; Runway’s first double winner criticizes challenges

  • DirecTV’s hilarious argument for dropping Weather Channel

  • The incredibly ambitious goal of the addictive Brain Games

  • Alleged Celebrity Apprentice cast list is so absurd it doesn’t deserve this much attention

  • Shocking pictures of Duck Dynasty cast do not prove that “A&E just created its own rednecks”

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