“its critics are still in denial, but the numbers are there.”

“its critics are still in denial, but the numbers are there.”
The New York Times’ Bill Carter talks about the reality TV trend and what the successes (or failures) of shows like Murder in Small Town X and Fear Factor mean.

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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.