Big Brother 3’s Josh in Playgirl.

Big Brother 3’s Josh in Playgirl.
Besides being the most obnoxious human being on the planet, Big Brother 3‘s Josh Feinberg now has the distinction of becoming the first reality TV cast member to appear in Playgirl. The issue featuring his naked parts went on sale yesterday; a press release says the issue “expose[s] Josh for the man he is and let readers in on what turns him on, why roses are so important to him and who he wanted to see when he left the Big Brother house after 44 long, hard days.”

The Quest ends its journey stronger than it began

Verlox from The Quest

A review of the finale of summer's best reality series, which wasn't always perfect but was thoroughly entertaining right down to the finish, which included phenomenal challenges and special effects. Will ABC give it a second season?

Plus: an interview with the actor who played Verlox and the ogre.

Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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.