reality roundup

Reality Roundup: Lessons Learned

  Most things I know, I’ve learned from watching reality TV.  Well… some things.  The important things.  At a time when many have come to question the value of reality television, it’s critical to acknowledge the contributions that the genre has made to the pool of human knowledge (murky as that pool may be).  In…

Reality Roundup: Time for a Palate Cleanser!

The seasons are changing — but not nearly quickly enough. It’s too early for Bravo’s summer experiments, The Bachelorette’s not even done filming yet, and the sheen has long since worn off the shows that once seemed so novel (Martha and Snoop, I’m looking at you). While the tried-and-true cornerstones of my regular reality diet…