Queer Eye sold to more than 30 nations.

Queer Eye sold to more than 30 nations.
NBC and Bravo’s Queer Eye for the Straight Guy is invading more than 30 countries worldwide. Of those, 20 are in Latin America alone, according to an NBC press release. The show’s format has been sold, meaning each country will recruit their own Fab Five. Interestingly, the press release announcing the sale attempts to coin a new reality TV-related phrase, calling shows like Queer Eye “make better” shows: “Having found a unique niche in which lifestyles clash and everyone finds a common ground, Scout Productions has introduced a new trend in unscripted television, the ‘Make Better’ show.”
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Survivor San Juan Del Sur's dark cloud is lifted

John Rocker

In its third episode, Survivor San Juan Del Sur improved significantly as John Rocker faced off against an Amazing Race villain. But the Exile Island reward challenge remains a drag on the series.


Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

The Big Brother villain known as "Evel Dick" has finally revealed why he left the show during its 13th season: he learned he was HIV positive.

Also: Dick claims he had no choice but to leave the game.

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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.