who won? Mark Burnett says, “me.”

who won? Mark Burnett says, “me.”
In an interview with CNN about Survivor 2, Mark Burnett comments on the cast (“I went out of my way to deliberately not choose a new Rich, a news [sic] Rudy, a new Sue.”), how the game plays this time around (“The pre-strategies really didn’t play out. And it was pretty much the same politics and conniving as year one.”), and NBC’s decision to extend Friends by 10 minutes to compete with the show (“I think that they are doing exactly the right thing.”).

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.