liven up your Sunday with great reality TV music.

liven up your Sunday with great reality TV music.
Artist Thirty-Nine Days has two Survivor-themed songs for you to download as MP3s. “Gervase, My Man” is about “the shock of [G]ervase getting voted off” and “Someone to Blame” “lament[s] the sad departure of Colleen as well as the more painful parts of the alliance.” If satire isn’t your thing, try the The Real World New Orleans soundtrack. It features not Melissa’s whining and David’s crooning, but an eclectic mix of songs from Toad the Wet Sprocket, Cowboy Mouth, Garbage, Crystal Method, and Paul Simon.

The Quest ends its journey stronger than it began

Verlox from The Quest

A review of the finale of summer's best reality series, which wasn't always perfect but was thoroughly entertaining right down to the finish, which included phenomenal challenges and special effects. Will ABC give it a second season?

Plus: an interview with the actor who played Verlox and the ogre.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

about the writer

Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.