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Principal demoted for allowing teacher to appear on Bachelor 10

The principal of the school where Bachelor 10 contestant Amber Alchalabi taught fourth grade has been demoted for allowing Amber to appear on the show. Amber is one of the final four women remaining. Her principal, Tammie Carpenter, “will be reassigned to another campus and demoted” to assistant principal, the Houston Chronicle reports. Amber will …

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Bravo relentlessly teases, then includes, Doug Blasdell’s death on Work Out

Three weeks ago, an AP story said that Work Out trainer Doug Blasdell’s death would be addressed in the show’s fourth episode. Instead, that aired last night, the Bravo docudrama’s seventh episode. Trainer Brian Peeler tells After Elton about the chronology of Doug’s illness, saying that he ‘knew Doug was sick shortly after we finished …

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Simon Cowell says he made “a very significant, very significant six-figure” donation

During Idol Gives Back, the only celebrity who said they were donating money to the cause was guest host Ellen DeGeneres, who pledged $100,000. Beyond that, we were only told about News Corp.’s cheap $5 million contribution; other sponsors haven’t revealed their donations, nor did American Idol‘s cast say they were giving any money. But …

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Charla and Mirna’s box of supplies was used during an actual relief effort

An anonymous correspondent, who uses the word “we” suggesting that s/he is part of The Amazing Race 11‘s production, writes in with corrections about my episode commentary, while a reader with a husband in the Air Force takes issue with the episode’s editing of airplane footage. First, during the Detour task in Guam, I found …

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