Osbournes averaging a million fewer viewers compared to last season.

Osbournes averaging a million fewer viewers compared to last season.
This season, The Osbournes debuted “with 6.6 million viewers, but the last three episodes have drawn 4.2 million, 4.4 million and 4.6 million viewers respectively,” according to The New York Post. That’s compared to an average of about 5.3 million viewers every week last season. Also in the Post, Adam Buckman discusses how this season has changed, particularly because of Sharon’s “ever-present, though not always mentioned” cancer.

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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