comic says banter between another comic and Joe Rogan was scripted.

comic says banter between another comic and Joe Rogan was scripted.
Last Comic Standing contestant Jen Kirwin hosted a premiere party last Tuesday, and told guests that Ralphie May’s “banter post-performance with Joe Rogan was … scripted in advance.” A group of 10 female comics, including contestant Carmen Lynch, who made the final group of 10 along with Jen, watched the show together. Jami Attenberg provides running commentary on her weblog, revealing, among other things, that after Jen appeared on screen, she said, “Well I guess I’m relieved that I didn’t look like an asshole.”

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.