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Full-season DVDs for both Survivor Africa and Survivor Marquesas were released today, available only from Amazon, where the DVDs are manufactured on-demand for $25.99 each. As you might expect, Survivor Africa is the current best-seller, followed by Marquesas–and then the previously-released Pearl Islands and season one. They’ve been available for pre-order since July. Besides full …

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Survivor Marquesas cast member Paschal English has resigned as chief superior court judge, and is now being investigated over a possible relationship with a public defender. Paschal is best known from Survivor for being eliminated randomly after drawing a purple rock out of a bag in a tiebreaker that involved him even though he received …

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CBS found success with two of its trio of reality shows, with one of its two veteran shows improving and the other slipping, and its newest show performing better than either one, even against the Olympics. Survivor Heroes vs. Villains‘ two-hour premiere last Thursday gave the show “its largest audience since 2007,” CBS said in …

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Kathy starts foundation for women. Kathy Vavrick-O’Brien has used part of her $80,000 prize for coming in third on Survivor Marquesas to start a foundation that “helps women discover their internal strength and self-confidence and to succeed in life.” The Real Foundation distributes funds to nonprofit organizations across the country.

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