site wants “good” reality TV.

site wants “good” reality TV.
Tired of the negativity of other reality TV shows, goodthings.com is sponsoring the “I Want My GoodTV” campaign to encourage Hollywood to create a positive reality TV show. While the site admits reality TV like Survivor “is profoundly compelling,” it wants a show that uses the formula to “[pit] real people with real issues and internal conflicts not against each other but against the challenge to unify for the good of the larger human community.”

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.