The Mole debuts Jan. 9; will air Tuesdays at 8 p.m.

The Mole debuts Jan. 9; will air Tuesdays at 8 p.m.
ABC’s second reality TV show, The Mole, has been set for an early January debut, airing Tuesday nights at 8. That bumps Regis and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire to Friday nights. According to a report by, the net decided on Tuesday, convinced that CBS would air Survivor on Wednesdays at 8–its old time slot.
+ plus: ABC says The Mole won’t be a Big Brother-style flop.

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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.