Are You The One? airs Wednesdays at 10pm ET on MTV.

Reality Roundup: Are You the One?-Oh-One

There’s a certain kind of thrill that comes from watching Are You The One?.  It’s that special sort of thrill that’s reserved for indulging in the most exotic of guilty pleasures, like Flamin’ Hot Funions or watermelon-flavored Oreos.  In cases such as this, you know the only earthly reason that particularly explosive combination of chemicals…

Reality Roundup: That Moment When…

Despite its name, reality television often requires a degree of suspended belief, and even when that degree turns into multiple degrees, I find myself getting caught up in the moment. Without fail, such moments are always miles away from precious and that’s what makes them truly great. That Moment When… a Bra Becomes an Earplug-Smuggling…

Reality Roundup: Best of Breakups

There’s nothing like an old fashioned Bachelor breakup to remind us that we’re that much closer to (a) The Bachelorette premiere and (b) the remaining series of breakups that will be bombarding our televisions in the coming months.  After all, if Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay is going to find next year’s TMZ headline her future husband…

Reality Roundup: What is Love?

Chris Harrison’s Instagram has officially kicked Bachelor Nation back into gear. But in the weeks before The Bachelorette makes its triumphant return, love is already flooding the airwaves. Five different dating-themed shows defined the look of love this week, and one of them might just be the ideal match for you. 1. Love is… Money Each…

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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…

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I Hate Myself For Loving You

Valentine’s Day is about proclaiming your love loud and proud, but that’s what we do every day on this blog: champion the shows we love. So this year we thought we would try something different, and discuss the shows we love not so loud and not so proud. These are the shows we hate to…