Reality shows

The Most Anticipated Reality and Game Shows in 2017

AUTHOR: jakerosen
This year is set to be full of exciting Reality and Game Shows. Networks are re-signing their most successful shows as well as bringing back classic shows from the past! Look at what’s to come this year:   ABC $100,000 Pyramid – ABC is bringing back a classic word association gameshow with celebrity host Michael Strahan.... Continue reading

Who Ya' Gonna Call? Top Five Paranormal Programs

AUTHOR: mroberts
You don't have to be Peter Venkman to know that paranormal is popular. Some of the most-watched shows on cable television revolve around elements of fear and the unknown - be it ghosts, creepy psychic teens, or a fire in the sky. Over the years,

Jersey Shore Producers Set Out to Ruin Classy Film Cred of South Boston

AUTHOR: mroberts
Though they've so far been portrayed in only the most dignified of ways (onscreen in Oscar darlings Good Will Hunting, The Fighter and The Departed, to name a few), the denizens of South Boston will now be put under the small-screen microscope as Jersey Shore producers move forward with a reality show examining Boston's... Continue reading
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Seven Deadly Sins of Reality TV

AUTHOR: mroberts
If you ever need proof to support the argument that society is immoral, look no further than reality TV shows. If the seven deadly sins are a representation of the worst aspects of mankind, then reality shows are a look into the darkest facets of humanity. You can find each of the seven deadly sins in today's reality... Continue reading
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Series Primer: Next

AUTHOR: mroberts
Always been curious about a particular TV show but don't really know how best to start? Let our Series Primer show you the way! Oh, Next. You glorious, empty, televised equivalent of a Cheez-puff. You are so unnatural and strangely orange yet, when I am tired, sad, sick or all of the above, you are all I need.

Ten Reasons Why I'd Be Pauly D

AUTHOR: mroberts
Sure, we all know Jersey Shore is a cultural hot mess. It's a train wreck, vaudeville, sand in uncomfortable places after a day at the beach and a Four Loko (with caffeine) all rolled into one. While my husband and I sat down to enjoy Jersey Shore this past Thursday I began, as I often do, to try and imagine myself

10 Most Intensely Real Moments on Reality TV

AUTHOR: mroberts
Yesterday, we read about the 10 fakest moments on reality TV. It's a great article that exposes the deception and dishonest editing that pops up from time to time in reality TV shows. More often than not, though, reality TV can really cut straight to the heart of an issue and expose a genuine aspect of humanity to the... Continue reading

Jersey Shore Returns! Also, Our Other Favorite MTV Reality Shows

AUTHOR: mroberts
Get ready to GTL! With the fifth season of Jersey Shore premiering tonight on MTV, we were inspired to take a look back at our other favorite MTV reality shows. While some of these programs launched mega careers for young stars, others were merely short-lived blips in the MTV timeline. Each one, however, holds a special... Continue reading
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4 of TV's Biggest Jerks

AUTHOR: mroberts
TV seems to be a breeding ground for jerks, and for good reason. Jerks make for excellent television. They are natural lightning rods for drama, and resolve issues in the most inappropriate fashion imaginable. Today, we're starting a TV jerk competition to determine TV's biggest jerk. We still have no idea what we're... Continue reading

Blue Collar Boom on the History Channel

AUTHOR: mroberts
Next time you visit The History Channel, you're sure to notice an intriguing new trend. The History Channel is delving into the lives of the blue collar America and allowing us a peek into the dangerous, gritty, hard labor jobs of those who lead a a do-or-die career outside the walls of a cubicle. Though many Americans are... Continue reading