“We don’t want to treat you like children.”

“We don’t want to treat you like children.”
The producers who collectively act as Big Brother have been getting frequently frustrated by the house guests’ insolence and ignoring of rules, and they’ve begun to punish the house guests. The house guests contend they’ve broken rules–like leaving a bedroom to see a banner-toting plane when they were told to stay inside–because the producers have been lying to them.
+ tonight: Someone will be banished on the live show: George, Eddie, Curtis or Jamie.

Survivor San Juan Del Sur's dark cloud is lifted

John Rocker

In its third episode, Survivor San Juan Del Sur improved significantly as John Rocker faced off against an Amazing Race villain. But the Exile Island reward challenge remains a drag on the series.


Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

The Big Brother villain known as "Evel Dick" has finally revealed why he left the show during its 13th season: he learned he was HIV positive.

Also: Dick claims he had no choice but to leave the game.

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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.