Guy Sebastian wins Australian Idol.

Guy Sebastian wins Australian Idol.
Proving that guys with big hair can in fact win an Idol competition, Guy Sebastian was crowned the winner of Australian Idol at the Sydney Opera House last night. He’ll appear as one of the 11 World Idol participants, and he’s “determined not to become a manufactured pop star statistic,” promising an album that has “a bit of soul and R&B and pop – sort of a mixture,” the Sydney Morning Herald reports.

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.