Doug and Laurie making over Matt and Katie’s offices on The Today Show.

Doug and Laurie making over Matt and Katie’s offices on The Today Show.
Trading Spaces designers are returning NBC’s Today Show, but this time they’re there to do damage. Designers Doug and Laurie are helping hosts Matt Lauer and Katie Couric redecorate each others’ offices; the new offices will be revealed Friday. WLBT reports that Laurie is aiming “to create a space for her that first of all is organized, so organized, but also has the warmth that you want.”
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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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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.