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Kat Von D calls 'Celebutard' lipstick shade a 'mistake,' plus more reality TV news

Tattoo artist and TV personality Kat Von D

Tattoo artist and TV personality Kat Von D visits Fuse's "No. 1 Countdown" at Fuse Studios in Manhattan. (July 9, 2009) Credit: Getty Images

KAT VON APOLOGY. Tattoo-artist reality star Kat Von D has pugnaciously apologized for an offensively named lipstick shade in her new Sephora collection. In a Facebook diatribe Saturday attacking blogger Kim Stagliano -- who found the lipstick's name demeaning to those with developmental issues -- Von D nonetheless admitted, "I made a mistake in naming a lipstick [that]." Sephora, the lipstick's exclusive retailer, has discontinued the product, telling Canada's CTV News, "It has come to our attention that the name of one shade of lipstick we carry has caused offense to some of our clients and others. We are deeply sorry for that."


PREMIERES. "Bear Grylls: Escape from Hell," hosted by the titular survival expert, dramatizes ordinary people's real-life survival experiences, with a premiere tonight at 10 on Discovery before slipping into its regular 10 p.m. Wednesday time slot... The dating competition "Sweet Home Alabama" returns for a fourth season Friday at 9 p.m. on CMT... Saturday night at 10, Destination America debuts "Railroad Alaska"... In a double premiere Saturday, "American Chopper" alum Paul Teutul Sr. returns with CMT's new "Orange County Choppers" at 9, followed by season two of "Swamp Pawn" at 10... and Sunday at 11 p.m. on E!, "The Drama Queen" follows Hollywood talent manager Marki Costello, granddaughter of comedy legend Lou Costello.


RECAPS. Alexander, 13, won Fox's "MasterChef Junior"... Laura Tyler won "Face Off" season five... Benedetto "Bene" Bartolotta was cut from "Top Chef"... Brant Daugherty and dance partner Peta Murgatroyd are off "Dancing With the Stars"... Former "American Idol" winner Ruben Studdard is gone on "The Biggest Loser"... "The X-Factor" restored cut contestant Josh Levi, and separately threw out Wednesday's voting results because of a technical glitch... and Aras Baskauskas went to Redemption Island while Laura Boneham and John Cody got booted off "Survivor."

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