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The Rundown: Week of Jan. 28

Annie Bruce, Writer

January 30, 2013

J.J. Abrams has been named director of the new “Star Wars” movie. Abrams’ previous directing credits include the newly revamped “Star Trek” series, so he already has experience remaking a classic. Let the ultimate battle begin: ...

The Rohan Report: Frank Sweeney

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

December 27, 2012

Frank Sweeney, star of MTV's "The Real World: San Diego" and co-champion of "The Challenge: Battle of the Seasons," joins The Rohan Report fresh off his victory to discuss what he's doing with his winnings, which teammate held...

Forget the Turkey: What reALIty TV is thankful for this season, meatballs included

Allison Lasher, Blogger

November 19, 2012

With Thanksgiving just days away, I was inspired to pay tribute to the shows, seasons and people that have been the gravy on this fall season of reality TV. Even after Thursday's food coma wears off, these are things I'll still...

Bad Showmance: Reality TV’s most surprising couples

Allison Lasher, Blogger

October 24, 2012

If Jef Holm and Emily Maynard didn't make it, is there any hope for reality TV love? Maybe the answer lies in unconventional methods. Dating shows with nontraditional formats could be crazy enough to work. Or maybe couples stand...