Joe Millionaire 2 lost 600,000 viewers, down 65% from last season.

Joe Millionaire 2 lost 840,000 viewers, down 65% from last season.
The second episode of The Next Joe Millionaire fared even worse than the first, losing 840,000 viewers for a fourth-place finish. Compared to the first season, this season’s ratings are down by 65 percent. Still, “Fox has no plans to cancel” the show, the New York Daily News reports, although “it’s unlikely viewers will see a third version.”

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.