Jim: friendships on The Mole were “real”; Charlie was “a real dick.”

Jim: friendships on The Mole were “real”; Charlie was “a real dick.”
The Mole‘s Jim Morrison (yes, that’s his real name) talks to Gay.com and reveals that he got paid about the same amount as Kathryn, the mole herself; says that “Charlie was a real asshole, a real dick” but not a homophobe; and says that “the way the show dealt with my sexuality was pretty cool because there needs to be more gay people who represent different types of people (on TV).”
+ also: The Advocate talks to Jim.
+ and: The Advocate talks to Jennifer.
+ plus: an interview with Wendi.

+ and: an interview with Kathryn.

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.