exclusive: view pictures of The Real World Chicago house.

exclusive: view pictures of The Real World Chicago house.
Along with my reality TV watching friends at Tubescan, reality blurred presents exclusive photos of The Real World Chicago house. The house, which is located in the Wicker Park neighborhood at 1931 W North Ave., has been the site of at least two organized protests; some residents are upset at both MTV’s presence and the gentrification of the area the house represents.

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.