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Survivor's Whitney Duncan: From Secret Marriage to Divorce to Engagement!

Survivor's Whitney Duncan: From Secret Marriage to Divorce to Engagement!

Originally posted 02/21/2013 06:45PM

Country singer and former Survivor contestant Whitney Duncan is engaged – and this time it's not a secret.

"I'm going to marry this man," Duncan Tweeted on Feb. 14 shortly after announcing her engagement to her fellow Survivor tribemate Keith Tollefson.

Duncan, 28, was secretly married when she met and fell for Tollefson, 27, on Survivor: South Pacific in the summer of 2011 but now the tribemates are headed down the aisle.

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Survivor's 'Papa Bear': I Went In A Warrior, I Left a Gentleman


Survivor: Mark Caruso 'Left a Gentleman'

Originally posted 10/11/2011 12:00PM

Usually getting a nickname on Survivor is a sign you've made it far in to the competition – but that was not the case for contestant Mark Caruso.

After losing his duel against Christine, Caruso, 48, became the second contestant eliminated from Survivor: South Pacific, but not before his cuddly disposition got him the nickname "Papa Bear."

The retired NYPD detective, 48, spoke to PEOPLE after his elimination and explained what it was like on Redemption Island, how his ally Jim was the reason for his demise, and all about his aspirations to do commercials for Dunkin' Donuts.

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