reality tv

Celebrity

Nat & Liv Are Aiming for Kardashian Status (Only 134 Million More Followers to Go)

Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson first tasted fame on Instagram. But now, with the help of their family (and Kim Kardashian), they’re aiming much, much higher.
Kate Dries
5.31.19
tv

No One Under 30 Should Be on 'The Bachelor' or 'The Bachelorette'

The show casts naîve twentysomethings, then constantly questions their maturity—all the while reinforcing outdated ideas around love. Is that why its success rate is so awful?
Alex Zaragoza
5.24.19
reality tv

Reality TV Stars Share What It’s Like to Watch a Liar Get Caught on Camera

While it’s hard to get those doing the lying to reflect, their witnesses were willing to talk.
Allie Jones
3.19.19
The Truth and Lies Issue

Why Do Reality Stars Lie on Camera?

They know they'll get caught. Are they just putting off the inevitable?
Allie Jones
3.11.19
Culture

Lindsay Lohan's Reality Show Is Bad, But Not Fun Bad

I'm sorry.
Kara Weisenstein
1.9.19
NFL

Antonio Brown Eliminated from Nutso Singing-in-Masks Show

The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver was the first contestant eliminated on the 'The Masked Singer', a fever dream reality show where singers wear masks.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.3.19
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'Survivor: David vs. Goliath'

The long-running reality competition series has still got it, and 'Breadth-First Search' proves its not ready for elimination.
Nicole Clark
12.21.18
reality tv

What It Was Like Being a Contestant on a 2000s-Era Cosmetic Surgery Makeover Show

Reality shows like "The Swan" and "Bridalplasty" were staples during the mid-2000s. But what was it like having surgeons transform your body in front of TV cameras?
Annie Lord
12.19.18
Culture

The Hype for Lindsay Lohan's Reality Show Proves We're All Garbage People

This is all our fault.
Kara Weisenstein
12.5.18
Television

A Deep Dive into the Voyeuristic World of ‘Big Brother’ Superfans

The fandom is closer to that of a sports team than of a reality TV show.
Audrey Carleton
11.21.18
tv

'Paris Hilton's My New BFF' Was the Best Worst Reality TV Show

On the tenth anniversary of the MTV show, its producers reveal that the chance to win Hilton's friendship was only ever meant to be a joke—albeit one that nobody got.
Sirin Kale
10.3.18
Culture

The Second Coming of Ashlee Simpson

On a Monday... the early 00s pop icon eyes a comeback
Cameron Glover
9.21.18
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