creator of SurvivorBlogs launches Mole-inspired Puppetmaster.

creator of SurvivorBlogs launches Mole-inspired Puppetmaster.
The Mole Blog hasn’t quite gotten off the ground yet, but the creator of SurvivorBlogs 1 and 2 is launching a new web game that is pretty much The Mole on the web. Ernie Hsiung’s Puppetmaster (“aka Kaycee’s Game”) is now accepting applications for contestants, who will blog and try to find out who among them is a phantom blogger. The game was inspired by the story of Kaycee Nicole, a young blogger who died of cancer earlier this year but turned out to be non-existent, a construct of the woman claiming to be her mother.

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.

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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.