bars now separate winning and losing UK Big Brother housemates.

bars now separate winning and losing UK Big Brother housemates.
A challenge determined which side of the house the UK’s Big Brother 3 housemates would live on. The five losers came out of seclusion after the challenge to find that they were on the primitive side of the house, with no money and only “basic furniture, an outside wood stove on which to cook and an outside toilet and shower, the BBC reports.” On the other side of the bars are, according to the BBC, “comfy sofas, the better bedroom, the pool, a £400 housekeeping allowance and hot water in the morning and evenings.”

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.


Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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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.