Taxicab confession, now with more platitudes: "Life is filled with ups and downs. Sometimes you win, and sometimes you don't. But the real test of who you are is how you deal with it. I was not going to sell out Bret. I think it would have been very disloyal and very wrong. I'm the project manager and I take full responsibility, and I got the boot." Next week: They have to make commercials, and someone's at the White House. And next season, we're back to "real people," as opposed to all these "fake people."
DeAnn, a writer and editor in Portland, Oregon, is a real person. You can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.