The Amazing Race does slightly better than Lost.

The Amazing Race does slightly better than Lost.
While the special episode of BB2 easily beat NBC’s LostBig Brother 2had over 11 million viewers versus Lost‘s 9.4 million–CBS’ The Amazing Race and NBC’s Fear Factor virtually tied, with 11.83 million viewers watching The Amazing Race and 11.81 watching Fear Factor. Overall, CBS won the evening, but the networks’ plot to schedule shows opposite other shows led to none of the shows getting killer ratings.

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.