Whitlow wins Boot Camp.

Whitlow wins Boot Camp.
Even though Ryan Wolf, 22, won six out of the seven gauntlet challenges, every single recruit voted for Jen Whitlow, 26, making her the winner of Boot Camp. The other recruits mostly voted against Wolf, often citing the mission where he let Yaney take the fall for the lost D-ring. The gauntlet ended with Whitlow taking well over an hour to finish the last challenge, an obstacle course, but after 47 tries to scale the wall, she finally made it over.

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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.

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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.