Eddie wins Big Brother.

Eddie wins Big Brother.
It’s all over, with Eddie winning the Big Brother grand prize of half a million dollars. He received 59 percent of the vote. Josh came in second with 27 percent, and Curtis was third with 14 percent of the votes. All the banished house guests, including Mega and Jordan, came back for an in-studio interview; Mega said the show was “Big Boring” after he left and George came dressed as a chicken, of course. At the end, saying goodbye, Julie Chen said to the viewers, “You changed the lives of 10 people.” If only it was that significant.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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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.