The Chicken Man leaves the coop.

The Chicken Man leaves the coop.
George got the boot last night, getting 51 percent of the votes. The rest of the votes went mostly to Jamie: Jamie, 32 percent; Eddie, 14 percent; Curtis, 3 percent. During his interview with trailblazing journalist Julie Chen, George talked about his plan (to get the grass mowed at his house) and the banners. Also, Julie told George that Southern Vermont College has offered a full scholarship to one of George’s daughters.
+ next up: A live show Saturday with more nominations, banishment next Wednesday, and then–hallelujah!–the finale a week from Friday.

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.

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.